Vaughan & Chiang's "Paper Girls" Builds a Familiar Yet Disconcerting World
Here is the latest cool comic book moment in our year-long look at one cool comic book moment a day (in no particular order whatsoever)! Here‘s the archive of the moments posted so far!
Today we take a look at beginning of the Seven Soldiers series of mini-series by Grant Morrison and J.H. Williams III.
Seven Soldiers #0 shows the formation of a new team of “Seven Soldiers” (although only six show up) by the Golden Age Vigilante, as he puts together a team to take down the “Buffalo Spider.”
The current Whip is a reporter who is becoming a superhero as part of an article she is writing. However, she is soon right smack into the middle of things with the other modern (i.e. low rent) heroes of the group.
Then, well, the twist comes in…
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That, of course, is “the” moment for this scene.
The harrowing is as horrific as it is supposed to be.
What a crazy opener for this series of mini-series.
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