KC Looks at Secret Origins

Secret Origins 80-page Giant

KC’s latest Westfield column looks at three of the most essential superhero Secret Origins… and how they’ve changed over the years. Can you imagine a major character being introduced these days without an origin story, or with one that’s only a page? He says:

origin stories would eventually develop into comic book’s primary trope — they would be constantly and frequently redone from scratch, adding and subtracting material as comic book storytelling became more sophisticated over the years, with characters and concepts becoming more psychologically complex, as well as being affected by technology steadily developing or becoming obsolete.

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