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Inside the Comic, Four Years Ago: Traitor, #36

She’s being EDITED!

 

(An informal webcomic in the world of BECOMING HERO, the novel about a comic book character who shoots his author, and the comic book reader who may have to stop him. Great meta superhero fiction for fans of Deadpool, Animal Man, Last Action Hero, Stranger than Fiction, Superboy-Prime, She-Hulk, Cerebrus the Aardvark, AmbushBug, and other author-meeting fourth-wall-breaking “rage against the author” tropists.)

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Outside panel:

July: No, I'm sorry, but I've got to take you out. We're gathering these people's powers for an important mission. We have to take out the author.

Skye: The what?

Inside panel:

July (passionate, withdrawing the gun): No, they're like my family!

Outside panel:

July (more confused): Wait, what was that?

Robotman: Jun, I understand—it's your morph power getting to your head!

July: I haven't morphed at all!

Inside Panel:

Bad guy lets Robotman go and flees.

Scythe leader: We've got to get out of here--she's being edited!

Big middle frame panel:

Skye jumps for the Scythe leader--"you're not going anywhere!"

Everyone jumps for someone, but July stands confused in the center...trying to figure out what's happening to her mind.

Small inset panel:

Close-up of that guy's face, a little side-grin

Bottom panel:

He shoots Jun.