Drawing Crazy Patterns – Fastball Specials Without Colossus OR Wolverine!

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In this feature, I spotlight five scenes/moments from within comic book stories that fit under a specific theme (basically, stuff that happens frequently in comics).

Today, based on a suggestion a lot of you had, here are five fastball specials executed without Colossus OR Wolverine!


Here’s one from Deadpool #10, as the Lightning Rods (the Great Lakes Avengers during a time when they thought that the Thunderbolts were good guys) use the maneuver (I love the caption!)…

In a crossover between Uncanny X-Men and Exiles (this is Exiles #30), Juggernaut and Nocturne pull it off…

In Marvel Team-Up #6, Spider-Man and x-23 perform it to perfection….

Squirrel Girl debuts the “fuzzball special” in the Great Lakes Avengers X-Mas Special #1…

And finally, Molly Hayes and Victor Mancha pull it off in Runaways (Volume 2) #24, in an adorable fashion in Brian K. Vaughan’s farewell to the characters….