Marlo Ain’t Pitying Rick Jones No More, Or Incredible Hulk #464 In 10 Panels Or Less

Today: We’re summarizing The Incredible Hulk #464… in 10 Panels Or Less™.

Tomorrow: We’ll use this story summary as a springboard into a discussion on how to say “no” to a customer. Allons-y!

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The Incredible Hulk #464 is a comic book written by Peter David with pencils by Adam Kubert. Published by Marvel Comics in 1998, this concluding part to a three-party storyline is titled “Battleground Earth!

Previously, the Hulk killed the alien warmonger, Trauma, in a mutual endeavor to destroy one another. Trauma’s father, Armageddon, has come to earth to smelt the Hulk and use his remains to reanimate Trauma. Hulk does a good job summarizing the plan for Silver Surfer.

Meanwhile, the Hulk’s partner, the newly-paralyzed Rick Jones, is visited by his wife, Marlo, and their mutual friend Betty Banner. Rick is feeling sorry for himself again, and his wife has had it.

Meanwhile, much to everyone’s surprise, the crafty Hulk assents to Armageddon’s mad scheme without a fight.

Armageddon straps the Hulk into the machine–and the Hulk completely overloads it, incinerating Trauma’s body and destroying any chance of ever reanimating him.

And the Hulk? He just cracks himself up. (Back in these days, he’s kind of a jerk. Justified. But still.)

THE END

Tomorrow: We’ll use this story summary as a springboard into a discussion on how to say “no” to a customer.


“Battleground Earth” is collected in…



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