Yesterday's Miracleman #14 Will Be Withdrawn And Reprinted? (UPDATE – NOPE)

It is one of the true classic scenes from Miracleman. Kid Miracleman, breaking out of the children's home, taking vengeance on the kids who bullied his human self.

Yesterday's Miracleman #14 Will Be Withdrawn And Reprinted? (UPDATE – NOPE)

It was swiped for an episode cliffhanger for Being Human.

Yesterday's Miracleman #14 Will Be Withdrawn And Reprinted? (UPDATE – NOPE)

"You were kind to me. Everyone in the house wanted me dead except you. It's a knotty one."

"You are right my quarrel is not with you."

He leaves. Then returns.

"But then people would say I was going soft."

He then stabs Nina in the gut.

And that scene appears remastered in today's Miracleman #14 from Marvel. But it seems some of the remastering has gone awry,

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All of Kid Miracleman's white on black lettering has become black on black lettering. It is a serious printing error that, frankly ruins the scene. You can see the original lines in the pencilling in the back…

IMG_20150107_151632689_HDRI understand a recall and reprint is underway.

UPDATE: Clearly I understood wrong… Marvel have instead issued the following to retailers.

Miracleman #14
“Pantheon”
Lettering Script

PAGE 14, PANEL 1
No lettering

PAGE 14, PANEL 2

1 PETE: WOSSAPPENIN? WOSSAPPENIN, I CAN’T SEE.

2 PETE: OH MUM, I CAN’T SEE…

3 SKINHEAD (OFF): AA AA AA

PAGE 14, PANEL 3

4 PETE: OOZAT? LEGGO! LEGGO, Y’BASTARD! STEVE?

5 PETE: STEVE, IZZAT YOU?

5 SKINHEAD (OFF): AA AA AA

6 BATES (OFF): NO.

PAGE 14, PANEL 4

7 BATES: NOT STEVE.

8 SKINHEAD (OFF): AA AA AA

PAGE 14, PANEL 5

9 STEVE: OUR…

10 STEVE: …OUR FATHER, WH-WHO ART IN HEAVEN, HALLOWED BE THY NAME. THY KINGDOM COME, THY WILL BE DONE, ON EARTH AS IT IS IN HEAVEN…

11 SKINHEAD (OFF): AA AA AA

PAGE 14, PANEL 6

12 STEVE: …GIVE US THIS DAY OUR DAILY BREAD, AND FORGIVE US OUR TRESPASSES, AS WE FORGIVE THOSE THAT TRESPASS AGAINST US…

13 SKINHEAD (OFF): AA AA AA

PAGE 14, PANEL 7

14 SKINHEAD (OFF): AA AA AA

15 STEVE: …AND LEAD…AND LEAD US NOT INTO TEMPTATION, B-BUT DELIVER US…

16 STEVE: …DELIVER US FROM ALL…

17 STEVE: …ALL…

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