Everyone remembers the time Batman slugged Guy Gardner, but there was another time Batman hit a Green Lantern. Know it?
In 1992, Marvel published the first of four Punisher Summer Specials, because after all he only was in two regular ongoings and had only three or four one-shots or graphic novels that year. So he needed more exposure.
Lots of good names were attached to the project: Peter David, Pat Mills, Val Mayerik, Jim Palmiotti, Dan Slott…But it was really just mindless (and mind-numbing) violence with nothing to redeem it.
Except the Barbed Wire Gun.
I love me some M.O.D.O.K. And I’m not the only one. I mean, who doesn’t like a giant head with dinosaur hands and a spoiled baby attitude? The Mobile Organism Designed Only for Killing first appeared way back in 1967 in Tales of Suspense #93, where Stan and Jack pitted him agains Captain America. Since then, there’s been Ms. Modok, zombie Modoks, Elvis Modoks, Modams, and all kinds of other joyous variations.
So, I think it’s time for a MODOK top 10! Click for more.