540. Runaways #7
“Teenage Wasteland, Chapter 1”
December 2003 Part 9/16
Writer: Brian Vaughan
Artist: Adrian Alphona
Plot: The Pride discuss the situation of their runaway children and Wilder reveals he has implicated Nico and Gert too and they wonder what the kids will do next! In their hideout the kids bond and talk about the future like schooling for Molly and other serious issues. Karolina learns her powers are weaker at night and Nico’s staff has vanished. Molly mentions she is hungry and so Alex, Chase, Nico and Karolina go out for food and they discover the store is being robbed. Nico realises that if she cuts herself that her staff emerges from her body and does so. The four attack the three robbers and when Nico uses the freeze spell, Pelicans erupt from the staff! They manage to subdue one named Topher and the others escape. They remove his mask and learns he is a kid who says the others were his parents and they forced him into the robbery. Alex welcomes him to the group!
Buy Pile Rating: Trade (2)
Story: Another decent issue but looks set to introduce another member so soon!
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Comic Collected In: Runaways v2: Teenage Wasteland TP
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