Wednesday, February 09, 2011

MOMENTS IN COOL: The Invisible Woman Floors Namor

Okay so every man and his dog knows that the Human Torch brought the big one in Fantastic Four #587, and while his last scene ignited the internet, as did Franklin getting back his powers, another brilliant moment from the same issue has almost slipped under the radar. Well not here on IADW.

It's a kooky quartet staple, the love triangle between Namor, Susan Storm and Reed Richards - but few writers seem to nail the dynamic that creates it, and the fire that attracts a King to Sue above all others.

Luckily writer Jonathan Hickman and artist Steve Epting pulled off just that, with the two old friends on opposing sides of yet another cultural divide, when Sue decides to make herself heard...

(Click to enlarge - as if you had to be told!)

5 comments:

  1. ya know what the dialogue i would have like to have seen here? it goes a little something like this:
    "Don't you know who I am? I'm the Invisible Woman bitch!".

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  2. Hahah! Good call Dave!

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  3. Heh. And that's why she can never get rid of him. No matter how hard she might try.

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  4. I know what you're saying Random! I mean look at the spikes on that glove! If that doesn't hack a guy off with you nothing will!

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  5. Namor has issues. Serious issues.

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