Saturday, May 26, 2012

Batman: Gotham Knights #3; Fantastic Four #543

Batman: Gotham Knights #3 and Fantastic Four #543. What do these two comics have in common? Back up stories written and drawn by Paul Pope. His story in Fantastic Four #543 features Johnny Storm, Spider-Man, hot rods, and puppy Lockjaw.

Batman: Gotham Knights #3 features Batman vs. a crook in a robot suit:

The Fantastic Four issue also features a backup story written by Stan Lee. Nick Dragotta is credit as the penciller, with Mike Allred and Laura Allred as the inker/colorist.

The stories are trifles, but the art is terrific.