When Joe Quesada Didn't Follow Grant Morrison's Marvelman's Script

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Today's All-New Miracleman Annual, gives us Grant Morrison's short story from 1986 drawn almost thirty years later by Joe Quesada. The comic also reprints the original script, which means we get to see any changed. One  a matter of style, as the strip is expanded to a few more pages than it would have received in Warrior.

But also, we get to see how Quesada sticks to the script.

Image (25)No cross being wielded like a gun! But then it is a little small… and would have probably looked rather silly. Instead it stays in focus, mid air, between the priest and Kid Miracleman. Do you think it will work?

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Probably not… man, that's a powerful page. And if you are grossed out by what follows…

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…then you should probably stay away from Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta's East Of West, also out today…

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Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London, currently planning a release even for the twelve year old comic book creator, Orson, The Adventures Of Hal Dekenzin on January 10th.

Hal Dekenzin


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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