: Its official: check out Zig Zag on the cover
: for IG #4, along with the series' alternate
: GOTG helping out. Over at hi sown Tumblr
: page, Dustin Weaver himself says he named
: the dog after a character from a webcomic he
: As I mentioned, I don't entirely think its
: that bad an idea(a funny & outdated
: idea, but not entirely out of the cosmic
: realm ...I would have been okay and along
: for the ride if Richard Rider himself was
: involved in the story(being a corpse doesn't
: count)with the family, etc. Cosmo's intro
: was welcome and DnA made it credible. We
: haven't seen how the family is deputized and
: acquire their Nova Corps powers yet but if
: even the family dog gets powers, well, to
: quote Weaver: "What's a superhero
: family without a superhero pet?"
: Had to LOL there for a few minutes at how
: corny and infantile that really sounds when
: I first read about it. Makes for great
: cartoons for the kiddies. I can't really
: hate on the artists like Weaver, or
: McGuiness, etc. though. They're just
: following their Marvel Mandate Marching
: Orders from Marvel Corporate, Disney, the
: bean counters and accountants.
: I've aways loved Weaver's technical
: illustrations and superb draftsmanship and I
: study his storytelling panels. I suck at
: storytelling but am okay with pin-up style
: stuff. I would have loved to have seen him
: on a regular Nova Prime/Richard Rider
: Too bad Marvel isn't invested in focusing on
: making Richard Rider a standout Marvel
: A-lister character the way DnA were
: passionate about and working so hard to
: --Previous Message--
: Oh, come now. It's a dog acting like a dog.
: It is not a superdog or anything.
: If they slap a Nova helmet on it then I'm
: with you. But right now it's a family that
: has a dog, nothing else.
: --Previous Message--
: Soon: we will bear witness to the Bakian
: German Shepard family dog officially become
: a Nova Corps member, lol.
: Sounds like a Japanese-style gourmet hot dog
: you can order at a food truck or hot dog
: Wouldn't be so laughable if Marvel had
: allowed Richard Rider be part of the story.
: Not really a fan of the sci-fi/horror genre
: but one of my favorite all-time issues was
: Nova Vol.4 #8 when we first meet Cosmo and
: aware of the existence of Knowhere.
: But, yeah, artist Dustin Weaver's answer to
: Cosmo meets Krypto meets Nova Corps.
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