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We provided a series of memorable DC moments for you to vote for, we also gave you the chance to nominate other moments (which you then also voted on to get them on to the “ballot”) and then you came out in droves to vote for them all! I think it was our biggest turnout yet (as it turns out, more people will vote if they just have to click buttons to vote). So now, here is the master list of the Top 75 most memorable moments in the first 75 years of DC Comics, as voted on by you, the fans!!! Do note that spoilers will almost certainly be present in these moments, and some of them could have come from comics that were intended for mature audiences only. So be forewarned!

Also, as an additional note. Do note that DC Comics almost specifically went out of its way to AVOID “memorable” moments during their first 40 or so years of existence, choosing instead to go with the idea that since reader turnover was so high, you wanted to make sure that readers didn’t have to, well, remember stuff. It was only in the late 1960s or so that DC has adopted a stricter sense of continuity and really more during the 1980s that things began to change in such a fashion that it is only reasonable that more and more “memorable” events have happened in the last third of DC’s first 75 years than the previous two thirds.

Enjoy!

75. Is Batman a man or a fiend from hell? (Batman #244 by Denny O’Neil, Neal Adams and Dick Giordano)

The first Ra’s Al Ghul “saga” was one of the most popular Batman stories of all-time, resulting in numerous reprint collections (including a treasury edition of the story, which did not happen for many storylines) and many sequels.

Ra’s’ reaction to Batman’s seeming return from the grave is one of the most memorable moments from this very memorable storyline.

74. The Doom Patrol is defiant until the end! (Doom Patrol #121 by Arnold Drake and Bruno Premiani)

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Comic history is made as Drake and Premiani kill off the lead characters of the strangest superhero team around, the Doom Patrol. When the first series ends with something this unexpected and dramatic, it certainly set a tone for the “anything goes” atmosphere of the later volumes, including the acclaimed Grant Morrison run on the series.

73. Heads roll as Superboy Prime gets mad (Infinite Crisis #4 by Geoff Johns, Phil Jimenez and Andy Lanning)

This was a major turning point in the Infinite Crisis series. Up until this point, Superboy Prime could almost be seen as a well-intentioned, if a bit petulant, person. But that went out the window when he over-reacts to the intervention of the Titans with a punch heard round the world. The next page is even gorier, but the shock of the initial attack still stands out the most. Poor Pantha.

72. Swamp Thing and Abby get better acquainted (Swamp Thing #34 by Alan Moore, Stephen Bissette and John Totleben)

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Swamp Thing was already a ground-breaking series BEFORE they delivered this breathtaking endeavor where they showed Swamp Thing and his girlfriend, Abby, becoming intimate. Practically the entire book is filled with moments like I feature above, so I just sort of picked one moment from the issue to stand-in for all of them.

71. Lucifer locks up hell and gives Morpheus the key (Sandman #23 by Neil Gaiman, Kelley Jones and Malcolm Jones III)

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In this stunning scene from Sandman: Season of Mists, Lucifer quits being in charge of hell, and hands over the empty gates of hell to Morpheus, in what I suppose you would best call “the long con,” as he knows it can bring Morpheus nothing but trouble.

70 Lex Luthor refuses to believe Superman is Clark Kent (Superman #2 by John Byrne and Terry Austin with Keith Williams)

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This dramatic twist early in John Byrne’s Superman run gave us a very good insight into the mind of Lex Luthor – he cannot fathom someone NOT using their power all the time, so how could Superman be that weakling Clark Kent?!? Clever ending by Byrne, and certainly one of the most memorable moments from his popular Superman run.

69 John Stewart dooms an entire planet (Cosmic Odyssey #2 by Jim Starlin, Mike Mignola and Carlos Garzon)

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In the pages right before this, John Stewart was bragging about how his Green Lantern ring could pretty much do anything. In fact, he was so confident that he sent Martian Manhunter away after the pair engaged a defense mechanism involving fire. However, when Stewart arrived, he discovered that the bomb had been made yellow specifically to counteract him. The planet of Xanshi was destroyed because he was overly confident/unprepared. This became pretty much THE defining plot point for John Stewart in the comics ever since.

68 Mogo is revealed (Green Lantern Vol. 2 #188 by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons)

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In this back-up in Green Lantern #188, a bounty hunter heads off to kill the mysterious Green Lantern Mogo. Well, years into his mission, he cannot find Mogo. Finally, after years of charting the planet and checking out maps, he realizes that those odd bits of scenery are something else entirely…

67 Batman…lives! (Batman: The Dark Knight #4 by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson)

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After the dramatic conclusion to the conflict between Superman and Batman at the end of the series, this was a brilliant little reveal, handled beautifully by Miller and Janson. I particularly love the way that they humanize Superman at the same time they turn the series’ ending from dour to hopeful (although I love the joke one commenter made – “Couldn’t someone have told Alfred that they were all FAKING their deaths?”).

66 Animal Man can see you! (Animal Man #19 by Grant Morrison, Chas Truog and Doug Hazlewood)

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Grant Morrison got meta when he had Animal Man surprise the reader by revealing that he could see you!!! From this point on in the series, Animal Man was very much a work of metafiction, and one of the more popular and more blatant examples of metafiction in comics.

65. Batman strikes a pose (Batman #251 by Denny O’Neil and Neal Adams)

From the pages of one of the most famous Denny O’Neil/Neal Adams issues of Batman, the Joker’s Five-Way Revenge, we get this full page splash of Batman racing across the beach to catch the Joker. This picture was so memorable that it was turned into a cover just a few years later for a Treasury Edition. It’s been used in many other posters, pin-ups and covers over the years (one of DC’s “The Art of Neal Adams” hardcovers uses this as the cover). More recently, John Cassaday homaged it in his Planetary/Batman crossover – it’s THAT recognizable of a shot that just drawing Batman in this pose will make people realize what Adams drawing you’re referring to.

64. Joker’s first victim appears (Batman #1 by Bill Finger, Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson)

Joker’s trademark way of killing people, with their faces stretched into a disgusting grin as they die, is probably the most iconic method of killing people of all supervillains, and it made its debut right here, in the first issue of Batman’s titular series!

63. Batman discovers the Hyperclan’s secret (JLA #3 by Grant Morrison, Howard Porter and John Dell)

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This issue was pretty much the introduction of Grant Morrison’s “Bat-God” take on Batman. This JLA run had already gotten off to a great start, but this scene really took it to the next level.

62. Krypto dies (Action Comics #583 by Alan Moore, Curt Swan, Kurt Schaffenberger and an uncredited Murphy Anderson)

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In one of a number of dramatic sacrifices in the final part of Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?, Krypto kills the Kryptonite Man to protect his master, and the Kryptonite Man dies stunned, as he can’t fathom how anyone, let alone a dog, would be willing to die to save someone else. Swan and Schaffenberger absolutely nail the pathos of the scene (not that Moore’s script was not filled with pathos itself).

61. Batman accepts a new Robin (Batman #442 by Marv Wolfman, George Perez, Jim Aparo and Mike DeCarlo)

Tim Drake made his debut in the Lonely Place of Dying and quickly stood out from the previous Robin, Jason Todd. This Robin, Tim Drake, was clever, intelligent and very respectful to not only Batman, but to Dick Grayson, as well. So when Batman concedes the point that maybe he DOES need a Robin above, Dick’s smile really says it all.

60. Batman summons the bats (Batman #406 by Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli)

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One of the most famous sequences in Batman: Year One is when Batman is surrounded by Gotham’s SWAT team in a rundown building. Batman takes them down one by one until he needs one last big gambit, and it involved using a device to call a ton of bats to his aid (the scene was later roughly used in Batman Begins).

59. John Constantine outsmarts a trio of demons (Hellblazer #45 by Garth Ennis, Will Simpson and Tom Sutton)

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In what has become pretty much the most famous Hellblazer story of all time, Garth Ennis has John Constantine cheat death itself, as a dying-of-cancer Constantine cons a trio of demons by selling his souls to all three of them separately. So if Constantine dies, the demons would have to wage a terrible war against each other, which does not serve either of their interests at this point. So they cure Constantine of cancer (note that he goes right back to smoking upon being cured) and he gives them the finger. This was loosely adapted into the Constantine film.

58. The very first “Bwah Ha Ha” (Justice League International #8 by Keith Giffen, JM DeMatteis, Kevin Maguire and Al Gordon)

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The Justice League became “International” in issue #7, so in #8, they began setting up embassies in different International cities. Blue Beetle, Booster Gold And Black Canary were in charge of the Paris branch. While getting lunch in their civilian identities, Beetle and Booster encounter a striking woman who Booster tries to pick up – when he fails miserably, we soon get the most famous laugh in DC history (only because Joker’s laughs aren’t consistent).

57. Captain Marvel saves the day…kinda (Kingdom Come #4 by Mark Waid and Alex Ross)

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Captain Marvel had been manipulated by Lex Luthor into becoming basically a lap dog. He uses his magical lightning to hurt Superman repeatedly while Superman’s allies are in a pitched battle with the super-powered beings that Superman and friends have been locking up for some time now. At the same time, however, the United Nations authorizes dropping three nukes on the various super-beings to just be done with them once and for all. Batman and Wonder Woman stop two of the three, but the third passes by untouched. Superman manages to finally break Captain Marvel free of Luthor’s influence (by forcing him to turn into Billy Batson), then lets Billy decide – does he want to let Superman stop the bomb or should he just let it fall? Billy transforms into Captain Marvel and takes matters into his own hands as he flies up to the bomb and detonates it with his magical lightning. He dies (as do a bunch of super-beings), but the bomb’s blast is dulled enough that there are survivors where there normally would be none.

56. Morpheus and a demon have a contest (Sandman #4 by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth and Mike Dringenberg)

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In this early issue of Sandman, Morpheus goes around and re-collects his magical items that he had lost in his years of imprisonment. To regain one of his items, he has a contest with a demon from hell. This exchange was so famous that it was even turned into an online political ad in 2008 (with Obama taking Morpheus’ lines and Hillary Clinton taking the demon’s lines).

55. The opening page of Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow (Superman #423 by Alan Moore, Curt Swan and George Perez)

Alan Moore delivers one of the coolest opening lines to a comic book story ever. The background art by Curt Swan and George Perez was dropped for the collected edition, for some reason, and replaced instead with a plain blue background with Moore’s text written in a larger font. I get that Moore’s words are the key to the beginning, but it still seems like a slightly odd idea to make the change.

54. Sue Dibny is raped (Identity Crisis #2 by Brad Meltzer, Rags Morales and Michael Bair)

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Brad Meltzer and DC editorial felt that they needed to have something awfully bad happen to compel the Justice League to put them into a position where they would actually mess with a supervillain’s mind. What they settled on was having Doctor Light rape Sue Dibny years ago when her husband, the Elongated Man, was a member of the “satellite era” of the Justice League of America.

53. Superman flies into the sun to save it (All Star Superman #12 by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely)

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In a lot of ways, the entire 12-issue epic series by Morrison and Quitely was leading up to this moment, where a dying Superman flies into the sun to save it…after having a nice goodbye scene with Lois, of course.

52. The first woman in a refrigerator (Green Lantern v3 #54 by Ron Marz, Darryl Banks and Romeo Tanghal)

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The new Green Lantern, Kyle Rayner, had just been introduced a few issues earlier when writer Ron Marz came up with his own sort of “Uncle Ben getting shot” moment for Kyle (who was, in a lot of ways, a 1990s version of Peter Parker as a Green Lantern) when he had the sadistic Major Force viciously murder Kyle’s girlfriend, Alex DeWitt, after Force had been sent to retrieve Kyle’s ring.

51. Swamp Thing makes a discovery (Saga of the Swamp Thing #21 by Alan Moore, Stephen Bissette and John Totleben)

The Moore/Bissette/Totleben creative team quickly made a name for themselves in this dramatic reveal that Swamp Thing was not, in fact, a transformed Alec Holland, but a mutated plant creature that THOUGHT it was Alec Holland. One of the most legendary “game-changers” in the history of comics.

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Might want to put a “Read More” cut in there, Brian.

Enough with this list already.

Might want to put a “Read More” cut in there, Brian.

Thanks, Bill!

5) 25 Superman races the Flash (Superman #199 by Jim Shooter, Curt Swan and George Klein)

4) 14 Batman takes down Superman (Batman: The Dark Knight #4 by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson)

3) 44 Green Lantern learns a difficult lesson (Green Lantern Vol. 2 #76 by Denny O’Neil and Neal Adams)

2) 1. Joker shoots Barbara Gordon (Batman: The Killing Joke by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland)

1) 30 Our introduction to Watchmen (Watchmen #1 by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons)

Poor ted….

Here’s how it breaks down by decade (according to cover date):

1930s – 3
1940s – 5
1950s – 4
1960s – 4
1970s – 6
1980s – 32
1990s – 13
2000s – 8

Overall, a brilliant list that I thoroughly enjoyed. I’m surprised at how many ended up being from the 80’s and 90’s, considering what maligned decades they were. The top 10 (no, 15) had my heart racing!

I don’t think they’re maligned decades through and through. In fact the mid-80s to the early 90s was a golden time for DC. You had Watchmen, The Dark Knight Returns, Batman: Year One, Giffen and DeMatties’ Justice League, Wagner and Grant’s Detective Comics, Byrne’s Superman, Wolfman and Perez’s Wonder Woman, Gaiman’s Sandman, Grell’s Green Arrow, O’Neil’s Question, etc.

The 90s has a bad rep because of all of the publishing gimmicks and a profusion of art in the McFarlane/Liefeld mold, but there were still some great series from DC at the time, such as Morrison’s JLA, Waid’s Flash, Robinson’s Starman, etc.

Wow, DC fans are a sadistic lot. 6 of the top 10 feature death and maiming!

Which explains Geoff Johns I suppose.

A joke of a list. Barbara Gordon being shot is more iconic than the origin of Batman? Which does make the list twice, so maybe that makes up for it.

No more voting for our readers please.

Nice to see Alan Moore has been voted the greatest DC writer of the lat 75 years, closely followed by Frank Miller and Grant Morrison….hmmm.. I sense a trend there.

Nice list.

It does sadden me a bit that the few placements involving women dealt with the “Women in Refrigerators” Syndrome or violent acts against them that leave a bad taste in the mouths of many. Heck, an example of this topped the entire list.

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Thank you for compiling all this, it was an epic read. I really love these characters, but lately I find myself unable to enjoy the stories being put out. This list highlights all the stuff DC has done right over the years. I really hope someone over at DC takes a look at this and remembers what great stories are made of, and then applies it to the stories now.

Thanks for putting this together. I think it makes sense that he 80’s and 90’s had the most events, because you figure most of the people who read/like comics and go on sites like this are between 18 and 40. I would love to see the perspective of some 50 and 60 year olds and their favorite moments from the 60’s. But still, this is a fantastic undertaking and I hope to see more.

Y’know, I haven’t read the re-colourized Killing Joke, it’s pretty realistic as opposed to the crazy candy coloured take of the original. Both good, though. But the recoloured one looks real pro. I don’t remember Joker’s origin scene being that washed out in the first version.

I see Brian Cronin still left the “updated” Killing Joke pages but still refuses to show the collection version-page of Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow… which he originally had up but took down with no link because one sole poster asked for it. The rest of us read it in the collection Cronin, way to be pigheaded.

Greivous Omission

August 23, 2010 at 8:02 am

Considering how vital Earth-Prime and Superboy-Prime have been to the DCU, how could the list not include FLASH #179, “THE FLASH; FACT OR FICTION?” in which Flash met Juilius Schwartz and the concept of earth=prime was first introduced?

Annoyed-

Once again, your post makes no sense. The collected version of the moment that Brian had originally posted was from not even two years ago, so to say the people voting remember that version over the original comic that has been sought in back issue bins for almost 25 years is ridiculous. And by your own admission, you hadn’t even seen the version in the hardcover, so how can you assume everyone else had?

The updated version of The Killing Joke changed the coloring, but didn’t alter any of the work by the book’s artist, Brian Bolland. The updated Man of Tomorrow completely altered and butchered the first page by Swan and Perez, which is why Brian is showing the original.

And besides which, new printings of the Whatever Happened hardcover have even corrected their mistake and gone back to the way the book originally appeared, i.e. the same image Brian has posted. So the version you’re calling for didn’t exist in the original issue and no longer exists in trade. Thus, it makes no sense to be shown on this list.

Grievous Omission-

The moment you’re espousing is no doubt important, but nobody mentioned it when Brian asked for people to comment with moments they’d like to see as voting options. So if nobody remembered it, it is, by definition, not memorable. That doesn’t mean it’s not well-done or important, just not extremely memorable.

Where is the Top 75 Memorable Marvel Moments?

Where is the Top 75 Memorable Marvel Moments?

Perhaps when they celebrate their 75th Anniversary.

I hate to be rude, but I can’t take any list seriously that lists Superman #75 anywhere in the ranking, let alone in the second highest spot. That comic did more damage to comics readership than Spider-Man #1, X-men #1 and Youngblood #1 combined: they all had big hype, big sales, a terrible story and (as in the latter case) terrible art.

No non-comics reader that picked up Superman #75 picked up another comic book again. Not one.

After looking at Ryan’s breakdown by decade, I wonder what the list would look like if the 1980s and 1990s were limited to 6 each, like the average of the other decades? Or what if the list had required an equal number from each decade:
1930s – 3 (need 6 more nominations)
1940s – 5 (need 5 more)
1950s – 4 (need 5 more)
1960s – 4 (need 5 more)
1970s – 6 (need 3 more)
1980s – 32 (eliminate 23)
1990s – 13 (eliminate 4)
2000s – 8 (need 1 more)
Thanks!

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@Mike P – You’re wrong that was the issue that got me into comics…

“No non-comics reader that picked up Superman #75 picked up another comic book again. Not one.”

No universal statement is completely true.

Not one.

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I’d like the years next the titles of the books these moments are from in this and all other similar lists.

needs more Wonder Woman – her new costume redesign should surely have been added

Any chance of a breakdown of how many votes each entry got and how many people voted?

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You would have to be good at speed reading to get thru all of these comics. I would prefer to go slow and enjoy all the pictures.

whoa…no mention of JLA first formation or Superboy inducted into the Legion of the Super Heroes…surely those are memorable that were left out. sigh.

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Very surprised that Superman’s origin is not first. He is the one who started it all and is still one the best ideas they have ever had

I hated Guy Gardner so seeing Batman effortlessly punch his lights out is soooo satisfying…

How can u not include the death of Gwen Stacy!!! That put an end to the comic Silver Age when heroes would always save the girl in the end.

You did see the word DC in the title, right?

@MIKE P

You couldn’t be more off on Superman #75. I picked that comic up as my first comic and i didn’t stop buying superman or batman comics for 4 years. I was there every week and superman #75 was exactly the reason.

hal jordan didnt become paralax that was a retcon to give the character a morally clean slate after the whole “becoming an insane super villian” thing

wow, good stuff! thanks for that

Oh my f*cking god,the old universe…..

*tries to hold back tears*

I’m glad Romeo Tanghal’s works in GL and Teen Titans are highly appreciated, Robot!

:rubs temples:

How is simply the cover to Action #1 not the most memorable moment?

Wonder Woman #219 is such a cool comic! i love it. i know many people had a big problem with it but it made so much sense to me. Diana is a Warrior and although she had that hole mission of peace thing for a long time(which i like a lot) it just made sense to me that she would be the one out of the big three to have the intestinal fortitude to do what she did. Not because she is a killer but because she is strong enough to deal with the consequences.

There’s a disproportionate amount of Batman moments on this list.

I’m a sucker for these kinds of lists. It’s interesting to look at the consensus on what is the most memorable:

Watchmen, Batman: The Dark Knight (Returns), and stories that can be found in The Batman Chronicles Vol. 1 (the establishing Golden Age stories) all get 4 entries each.

Batman: The Killing Joke, Superman: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow, Infinite Crisis (including the Countdown one-shot and the Wonder Woman/OMAC Project lead-in crossover), Neal Adams’ run on Batman all got 3 each.

I’m kind of surprised that The Sandman only got 2. Final Crisis and All Star Superman are the most recent. Nothing from the New 52.

a overall good list. though surprised that both the story where green lantern gets called out over not doing more for african americans . and green arrow learning speedy is a junky did not make it higher like in the top ten or so. plus was going to be surprised if the joker shooting barbara did not make the cut. and cool to find the moment where constitine screws three demons to cure him proving that john really is a unique character who will screw any one or thing. and amazed dc has produced 75 years of moments

Since this column was originally posted in August of 2010 — or, as I like to think of it, just before DC went over the cliff — there wouldn’t be anything from the nu52.

First thing that popped in my head was the death of the Flash in COIE so glad i was right!

I do not recognize #73 and #54. As far as I’m concerned, there has only been one Superman. As a child, he was Superboy. He went to the 30th century and has adventures with the Legion of Super-Heroes.

Doctor Light is a small-time thief and crook.

The list seems so incomplete. In its 75 year history I believe there are more milestones worth mentioning in their publishing career. The list seemed very heavy on the comics , I’m assuming, the blogger loved. For example there were some milestones involving Legion of Superheroes (intro of group, superbly joining, etc). Wonder Woman milestones (losing her powers, lasso, Gloria Steinam being impetus of regaining powers), since you included artwork into list wit Neal Adams, definitely the Superman carrying dead Supergirl in Crisis which is an iteration of an earlier cover. These are just a few examples.

Aside from a few gems, it looks like most voters simply find the violent, horrific side of comics to be the most memorable. Which is a shame, really, because there have actually been really great moments in DC’s 75-year history.

No dead Jason in Batman’s arms post-bomb? Gotta be one of the single most iconic images – would swap out the Joker beating him for that. Sad there’s no Catwoman here either.

“Aside from a few gems, it looks like most voters simply find the violent, horrific side of comics to be the most memorable. ”

Well, look, that sort of grimdark rapekill is DC’s bread and butter. Anyone who wants something better from comicbooks that star children’s characters stopped reading DC’s foul dreck years and years ago.

“Superboy Prime gets mad” (Infinite Crisis #4) as one of the Most Memorable Moments in DC Comics History?

Are you kidding me?

History will show that the contribution of Geoff Johns to the overall history of DC Comics will be just a little footnote.

I’ve always found the killing joke a little overrated. But it’s still a good list, I’d add

Superman tackling an Angel (even if it was in the weird electric blue suit)

Wally West beating Professor Zoom in The Return of Barry Allen

Deathstroke killing Jericho in Titans Hunt

Deathstroke and Beast Boy meeting in the diner

Ra’s Al Ghul calls Tim Drake “Detective” (that one is a personal fav)

14 of them from Alan More. 6 of them from Frank Miller. WOW.

Notice how NONE of these involve moments in the New 52? Not even the change to the New 52? Hmm…

Poor choice for #1. #1 is a top 20 story for sure but not #1. Death of Superman, deaths of more significant characters (Flash, Supergirl) should all be higher.

I think the list also is a reflection of comics today. The Big Two had so much talent back in the day. Now the talent is dispersed all over. Better stories and products seem to be coming from other companies and the Big Two rely on reputation, classic characters and not so much the actual stories and so on that come out today. You look at the formulaic crap Marvel throws at us (Bendis and so on) and DC as well. They play off of many great things introduced in the 80’s. You don’t see to much ground breaking/iconic stuff today. Sad but true.

I really miss pre-52 DC. :(

Michael Rudikoff

October 22, 2013 at 7:23 pm

“fred
October 20, 2013 at 2:56 pm

Wonder Woman #219 is such a cool comic! i love it. i know many people had a big problem with it but it made so much sense to me. Diana is a Warrior and although she had that hole mission of peace thing for a long time(which i like a lot) it just made sense to me that she would be the one out of the big three to have the intestinal fortitude to do what she did. Not because she is a killer but because she is strong enough to deal with the consequences.”

Enough with the Warrior garbage. It’s a sexist word, so stop using it. That comic book was memorable to you because it was VIOLENT. You using that as an excuse to pardon shock value over good storytelling.
That’s not worth memorable because it was trash. If you think snapping people necks is what makes superheroines memorable then you know nothing about Superheroines You just want to exploit Diana as a means to a petty end. You have no respect for Diana.

Gilbert Deltres

October 23, 2013 at 6:11 am

Surprised the moment Batman swipes the Green Lantern’s ring right off his finger is not listed…

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Thank you for gathering all this together, Brian.

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