The Tumblr site FuckYeahUncannyAvengers has run montage of recent scene in Rick Remender Marvel comics that seem to have something in common. “So, who is making the Freudian analysis of this particular storytelling obsession?” they ask.
But is it really something quite so Remender-obsessing, as superhero comics-obsessing? This kind of scene in Aquaman by Geoff Johns…
..was one of many that saw this response from Mark Waid and Jeremy Rock in 4 Panels That Never Work.
And that very week, DC comics was full of….
And none of these books were written by Geoff Johns. Or by Rick Remender. Wherever two or three superheroes come together, there will be someone to gut them like a fish.