A lot of people probably think Old Man Quill is just the latest attempt by Marvel to cash in on the Old Person ____ trend of making comics set in the future starring elderly versions of popular characters. But could it actually be a cautionary tale about the perils of super heroing while intoxicated?
Well, probably not. But we do see this in a preview of next week's Old Man Quill #3, wherein Star-Lord is heralded as a savior of the wastelands, leading Rocket Raccoon to encourage him to indulge in some heavy drinking…
At first, Star-Lord resists, but soon gives into his demons…
No, Star-Lord! One is too many, and a thousand never enough!
It looks like Peter has really been putting them down. And now, it seems, duty calls…
From yourself, Peter. You need to be saved from yourself.
Old Man Quill: Demon in a Bottle hits stores next Wednesday.
Old Man Quill #3
(W) Sacks, Ethan (A) Robert Gill (CA) John Tyler Christopher
BACK IN THE SADDLE!
• PETER QUILL and the GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY make their way through the WASTELANDS!
• But even as they try to help the Earth's downtrodden…the shadow of DOOM hangs over their every move!
• Their only hope…a valuable weapon that may or may not have been forgotten on Earth…
In Shops: Mar 13, 2019