Newswire: Exclusive Marvel preview: Doom’s teen fugitives hit the Wild West in Runaways #3

What if your school’s final exam forced you to kill your friends? A group of students at the Victor Von Doom Institute For Gifted Youths is faced with this question in Marvel’s Runaways miniseries, and, as the title promises, they decide to make a break for it instead of continuing their education. Writer Noelle Stevenson and artist Sanford Greene have done outstanding work channeling the spirit of Brian K. Vaughan and Adrian Alphona’s original Runaways series (arguably the best teen superhero comic of the new millennium) in this Secret Wars tie-in, building an emotional story around adolescents taking control of their destinies after discovering they are being deceived by a malicious authority.

The most exciting thing about having a team on the run in Battleworld is that it allows the creative team to explore how these characters interact with the different environments of Secret Wars, and next …

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