We've Waited 30 Years For Miracleman To Have The Talk- One Month Left

Miracleman: The Silver Age #2 is published today with Mark Buckingham recreating this scene featuring a Spaceman, a philosopher and prophet through mind-altering drugs. Written by Neil Gaiman almost thirty years ago…

1. I Always Wanted To Go Into Space, Man

We've Waited 30 Years For Miracleman To Have The Talk- One Month Left
Miracleman #24 (1993)

And now, redrawn by Mark Buckingham from scratch.

We've Waited Thirty Years For Miracleman To Have That Talk
The Silver Age #2
We've Waited Thirty Years For Miracleman To Have That Talk
The Silver Age #2

I have been waiting thirty years to discover what his words might mean. Today they are repeated once more.

Miracleman #24 (1993)

What are the crimes of light? I don't know, you don't know, I hope Neil Gaiman remembers.

We've Waited Thirty Years For Miracleman To Have That Talk
The Silver Age #2
We've Waited Thirty Years For Miracleman To Have That Talk
The Silver Age #2

2. A Kiss Is Still A Kiss

The words haven't changed. The mystery remains. One of them anyway.  Another scene is played slightly more explicitly.

We've Waited Thirty Years For Miracleman To Have That Talk

We've Waited Thirty Years For Miracleman To Have That Talk
The Silver Age #2

3. Miraclewoman Talk

We have been waiting thirty years to see the fallout from that. As well as the continuance of this conversation.

We've Waited Thirty Years For Miracleman To Have That Talk

We've Waited Thirty Years For Miracleman To Have That Talk
The Silver Age #2

I have been thinking about this scene, what Avril did and why, as well as what the crimes of light may be, for almost thirty years. I was fifty this week. I was twenty back then. Next month we all get to find out what happens. How long until The Dark Age anyway? Here's a look at The Silver Age #3… with memories of Johnny Bates.

4. Kid Miracleman Is Back

We've Waited 30 Years For Miracleman To Have The Talk- One Month LeftWe've Waited 30 Years For Miracleman To Have The Talk- One Month Left

MIRACLEMAN SILVER AGE #1
MARVEL COMICS
AUG220747
(W) Neil Gaiman (A/CA) Mark Buckingham
Neil Gaiman and Mark Buckingham's unfinished storyline "The Silver Age" begins! Young Miracleman – the lost member of the Miracleman Family – is back! His last memories were of a 1963 world of joy and innocence. Now, he's been thrust into the 21st century, where his best friends have become gods and monsters. Remastered with stunning new artwork by Mark Buckingham! Mature In Shops: Oct 19, 2022 SRP: $4.99

MIRACLEMAN SILVER AGE #2
MARVEL COMICS
SEP220890
(W) Neil Gaiman (A/CA) Mark Buckingham
• Gaiman and Buckingham's epic has returned and you won't believe where the story goes.
•  Miracleman has his old friend back, but Young Miracleman has never felt more alone.
•  Where can a hero from a simpler time call home in this brave new world?
RATED T+In Shops: Nov 23, 2022 SRP: $4.99

MIRACLEMAN SILVER AGE #3
MARVEL COMICS
OCT220813
(W) Neil Gaiman (A/CA) Mark Buckingham
Neil Gaiman and Mark Buckingham present the first ALL-NEW chapter in "The Silver Age!" ?High atop the Himalayas, Dicky Dauntless searches to find his place in the Age of Miracles. He'll make new friends and encounter a frightening, familiar face – Johnny Bates! It's Young Miracleman and Kid Miracleman – face-to-face!
Mature In Shops: Dec 28, 2022 SRP: $4.99

MIRACLEMAN SILVER AGE #4
MARVEL COMICS
OCT221123
(W) Neil Gaiman (A/CA) Mark Buckingham
What are the Black Warpsmiths? Young Miracleman's journey continues, and he finds companions on his quest to learn more about the world and about himself. They may not be the companions that Miracleman would have chosen, but will they be who Young Miracleman needs? Gaiman and Buckingham continue to reinvent not only this world, but all of comics while they're at it. Mature In Shops: Jan 18, 2023 SRP: $4.99

MIRACLEMAN SILVER AGE #5
MARVEL COMICS
DEC220764
(W) Neil Gaiman (A/CA) Mark Buckingham
Miracleman continues his search for Dickie Dauntless, A.K.A.. Young Miracleman. As we learn more about Miracleman's forgotten past, we see that he could use all the help he can get. But will he accept it? Mature In Shops: Feb 15, 2023 SRP: $4.99

Enjoyed this? Please share on social media!

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
Comments will load 8 seconds after page. Click here to load them now.