Say Hello to My Little Friend

47 Comic Covers in Which Guns are Toted by Indubitably Unusual Suspects

Back in the ’80s and early ’90s, right around the time the comics started showing off their grim ‘n’ gritty side, there was an upswing in the number of comic books displaying big guns on their covers.

While this was hardly surprising when the star of the book was a Punisher, a Cable or a Deathstroke, it was a little more eye-catching to see certain other superheroes packing heat.

But then, when you’re a cover and your job is to attract a reader’s attention, that’s kind of the point:

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