The Stark Reality of Being a Superhero

By Richard K. Noots

What’s the real reason why superheroes touch our hearts and wallets? Is it because we want their freedom that comes with power? Or is it the things that make their character who they are? Some might say either, but the truth is, we like characters who we can relate to. It’s the main reason for success in the comic book industry, and it’s apparently in the rest of the entertainment industry as well. So, let’s a look at this artist’s interpretation.

The Alcoholic

The Alien
Really, his only worry.

Non-stop with his parent thing. Jeez.
beet man

I think people forget this one.

That’s just mean.
that's mean

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