With Big Hero 6 nominated for a Best Animated Feature Academy Award tonight, we thought it would be fun to look back at the original Big Hero comic with this excerpt from 2008’s limited series featuring Hiro and his friends.
This item originally posted Tuesday, August 12, 2008.
The Big Hero Six Make A Triumphant Return!
They’re Japan’s top heroes, defending the land of the rising sun – they are Big Hero Six! Get ready for the all action you can handle in this bold new limited series…Big Hero Six #1 (of 6)! When some of the worst villains in the Marvel Universe begin to attack Tokyo, Big Hero Six are the only ones who can stop them! Written by the legendary and award-winning Chris Claremont (Uncanny X-Men, New Exiles), come join Hiro (the most brilliant mind in Japan), Baymax (his reliable synthetic entity), Honey Lemon (with her super-powered purse), and Gogo Tomago (an unstoppable explosive ball of energy)! Don’t miss Big Hero Six defend their country along with awesome interiors from rising-star artist, David Nakayama (Marvel Adventures Spider-Man, Marvel Adventures Hulk)! Plus, meet the two new fascinating members of Big Hero Six!
Who are the villains attacking Tokyo and what do they want? Who are the Six’s new teammates? Find out the answers to these questions and more as you embark on new adventures, True Believer, in Big Hero Six #1 (of 6)!
BIG HERO SIX #1 (of 6) (JUL082271)
BIG HERO SIX #1 (of 6) VARIANT COVER (JUL082272)
Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT
Pencils, Cover & Variant Cover by DAVID NAKAYAMA
Rated A …$3.99
FOC– 08/21/08 – On Sale 09/10/08