Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr The Guardians’ latest foe is Phase, who, like his name, is able to pass through objects. This makes it especially difficult for the heroes to capture the parkour-happy villain, who dabbles in small time theft. After being humiliated for the umpteenth time, Chaos finds inspiration from a fisherman; soon, the Guardians are able to capture Phase. By now, Guardians has established its pattern for storytelling: the brothers Chaos & Element reflect on the current situation, and then go off to save the city or fight the next villain. It’s a good set-up, but it needs to be pushed past these ‘slice-of-life’ moments; I do believe, however, that the story is being pushed in that direction with the end of the issue, showcasing the superpower-blessed villains in their prisons. There is obviously a bigger force at work—who, or where are these antagonists receiving their powers from—and the story is in prime positioning to transition to the next arc. Read more written reviews!