When Comic Book Characters Moan About Their Own Storylines

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From the new Batman and Robin: the Batfamily laying down their own problems with a certain authority figure in their lives. Oh and you totally missed another bitchfest about the Death of the Family storyline…

But more and more it seems, the characters in comic books are complaining about their own plotlines. The Beast is complaining to himself in New Avengers.

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That's his future self that is. And yes, it does address a rather glaring plot point between this book and the events in All-New X-Men.

And even in space, you can't get away…

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Why, Nova, you are here to entertain! Jump, insect, jump! Dance for our entertainment! And never complain about your storylines again, what do you think this is, a Grant Morrison comic?

Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London. Currently featuring the Lords of Infinity exhibition,  with the works of Cristian OrtizAndy Poyiadgi and James Harvey, running until September 7th.

Lords of Infinity

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.

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