daddy issues Archives

Cover image for GAMMA FLIGHT #5 (OF 5)
Daddy issues All the best superheroes have them At least, that's what we write multiple times every week when we find that a comic book writer is working out their own daddy issues in the latest issue of a Marvel or DC Comic But this time, we're definitely not just reading into things Stockpile literally[...]
Cover image for CRUSH & LOBO #5 (OF 8) CVR A SWEENEY BOO
Daddy issues All the best heroes have them Superman's daddy took Superman's kid to space and aged him up into a teenager Batman's daddy gave him a major complex by getting murdered when Batman was a kid and then later returning from another dimension to try to take Batman's job! Wonder Woman… well, her daddy[...]
Cover image for STAR WARS #17 WOBH
Daddy issues All the best heroes have them Batman? His daddy was murdered when he was a child, driving him to dress up like a bat and assault mentally ill criminals, and then after all that, his daddy crossed over from a different dimension and tried to take that away from him Superman? His daddy[...]
Cover image for STAR WARS DARTH VADER #16 WOBH
Daddy Issues All the best heroes have them Superman, Batman, Iron Man, The Hulk, Wonder Woman… the list goes on and on and on And we all know that Luke Skywalker has some major Daddy Issues After all, his Daddy is the titular Darth Vader But in this preview of Darth Vader #16, a tie-in[...]
Cover image for DEFENDERS #2 (OF 5)
Daddy issues All the best heroes have them Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, The Hulk, Iron Man… the list goes on and on Many heroes also suffer from mommy issues Look, it's not a lifetime of stability and positive adjustment that leads one to put on a spandex costume and beat the crap out of mentally[...]
Cover image for CRUSH & LOBO #4 (OF 8) CVR A AMY REEDER
Daddy issues All the best heroes have them Batman's daddy died when he was a kid, permanently scarring him and forcing him to dress like a bat and beat the crap out of mentally ill criminals Then his daddy came back from another dimension and tried to take even that away from him! Superman's daddy[...]
Death of Doctor Strange to Have Serious Mommy Issues in November
Daddy issues All the best superheroes have got them Batman? Dad was killed outside a movie theater, then came back from another dimension and tried to take over his role as Batman Superman? Dad kidnapped his son, brought him to space, almost got him killed, and brought him back fully aged up to a teenager[...]
The cover to Genis-Vell: Marvel Tales #1 by Carlos Pacheco
All the best superheroes have massive daddy issues Batman? Dad was killed outside a movie theater, then came back from another dimension and tried to take over his role as Batman Superman? Dad kidnapped his son, brought him to space, almost got him killed, and brought him back fully aged up to a teenager Wonder[...]
Cover image for OTHER HISTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE #5 (OF 5) CVR A GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI & MARCO MASTRAZZO (MR)
But as we know, all the best superheroes have Daddy Issues Check out the preview below. OTHER HISTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE #5 (OF 5) DC Comics 0521DC130 0521DC131 – OTHER HISTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE #5 (OF 5) CVR B JAMAL CAMPBELL VAR (MR) – $6.99 (W) John Ridley (A) Giuseppe Camuncoli, Andrea Cucchi (CA) Giuseppe Camuncoli, Marco Mastrazzo Being[...]
Cover image for ROBIN #4 CVR A GLEB MELNIKOV
Now, in this preview of Robin #4, Robin must confront his granddaddy, and his granddaddy issues What does Ra's have in store for his grandson? Robin #4 is in stores on Tuesday Check out the preview below. ROBIN #4 DC Comics 0521DC100 0521DC101 – ROBIN #4 CVR B FRANCIS MANAPUL CARD STOCK VAR – $4.99 (W) Joshua Williamson (A) Jorge[...]
Cover image for CHECKMATE #2 (OF 6) CVR A ALEX MALEEV
Checkmate #2 is in stores from DC Comics on Tuesday, by "The Great One" Brian Bendis and Alex Maleev, and in this preview, we get a glimpse of what drives Mark Shaw: Daddy Issues! Hmm. maybe Shaw really is a hero after all, since all the best superheroes have Daddy Issues, foremost amongst them Superman[...]
Cover image for CABLE #12
What do all three have in common? Daddy issues And so Papa Summers is there as well Hopefully, they'll be able to work all these issues out Or not they're time travellers, so they can always try again later. Cable #12 will be in stores next week Check out the preview below. CABLE #12 MARVEL COMICS APR210806 APR210807 – CABLE[...]
Cover image for THOR #15
Judging by the number of heroes who have them, there's nothing more important to being a superhero than having some major daddy issues And who has bigger daddy issues than the Son of Odin himself, Thor? In Thor #15, as new artist Alessandro Vitti joins global entertainment superstar and fashion icon Donny Cates, Thor will[...]