From “Uncanny X-Men” Annual #11, by Chris Claremont and Alan Davis.
For this week’s episode of “Because Comics,” I ended up re-reading the original six issues of “The Incredible Hulk” (because they are just so bananas), and noticed something odd… In one of the issues, the Hulk fights an evil gang of circus folk, and I realized that circuses show up a LOT in comic books, and that most of your favorite heroes have fought an evil gang of circus folk at some time or another.
It’s still Spider-Man month, but sometimes Wolverine shows up and drags Spider-Man out to a bar to watch him get drunk.
From “Amazing Spider-Man: Extra!” #2, “Birthday Boy” by Zeb Wells and Paolo Rivera.
X-Men: Days of Future Past is in theaters today.
From “X-Men” #103, by Chris Claremont and Dave Cockram.
From “Giant-Sized Astonishing X-Men” #2, by Joss Whedon and John Cassaday.
Art by Sean Chen & Ed Tadeo – source: edtadeo.com
From “Marvel Holiday Special” (2007).