There's so many great moments with him but one of my favorites is this hilarious scene in Ultimate Spider-Man #12.
Basically Peter has gone after the Kingpin after finding out that his uncle's murderer was once employed by him. The Kingpin finally confronts him at the conclusion of the story and we get the following exchange...
( Scans under the cut... )
Hulk #103 takes place near the end of the Planet Hulk storyline. The Hulk, exiled to an alien planet, has overthrown the tyrannical Red King and earned the rulership of a planet for himself. During this time, he made several friends, including Caiera the Oldstrong, who began as his enemy and eventually became one of his closest allies.
5 pages from Incredible Hulk #103.
( And then they get married... )
A pet peeve of mine is the depiction of magic in popular media. Too often magic isn’t portrayed as, well, magical. Magic is a thing of shadows and dreams, of mystery and awe and drunken midnight dances; it’s not simply there, in an obvious and mechanistic way like X-men superpowers; simply throwing fireballs around isn’t very magical. (Compare e.g. the Lord of the Rings books to the movies.)
CLAMP is a creator-team who definitely Gets It. XxxHolic would be the obvious choice to show you guys, but for the One Perfect Moment week I'd like to draw one early example that stayed with me all these years (I hope it counts for the theme!). It’s from 1992’s Tokyo Babylon.( Read more )
They're not very good at being supervillains. In fact, in this storyline, Square Woot is out on a date with her arch-frenemy, the superheroine APM.
( hijinks ensue )
BUT, to sort things out a little bit and maybe make them more confusing too, from Friday the twenty-eighth of July until Friday the tenth of August the themes (plural, yes) will be:
Yes - two "moment" based themes, two similar threads. Follow either, and interpret either as you may.
Ready, get set--!