Mockingbird Gets New Powers. And It Doesn't Make A Lick of Sense.

Chelsea Cain is in Chuck Palahniuk's real life writing circle. To the extent that she appears in Fight Club 2, giving advice.

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So there's no surprise that her first issue of Mockingbird for Marvel Comics bears similarities to that title, the way it is obsessed with medication…

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…uses iconography…

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…does it's best to confuse the reader…

IMG_0033 …and throws in random super powers to boot.

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Where this is all coming from, to anyone who knows Bobbi Morse, or to brand newcomers, is a mystery. But that's okay, it's all intentional.

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Thanks to Stephen Conway for the name amend.

Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London. With a big Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye #50 signing with James Roberts an an exclusive Orbital cover, this Saturday.

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About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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