Yesterday, to celebrate the upcoming Smiths-based comic book, Hive imagined Gang of Four as a superhero supergroup. Today we tackle another UK post-punk outfit. The name Echo & the Bunnymen never quite fit the Liverpool band’s dark sound, but it’s a perfectly plausible name for a set of comic book characters. By the way, both Marvel and DC Comics have featured characters named “Echo.” But it takes a little more work to make a group of “bunnymen” look intimidating.
[Check out our Cure-inspired comic book cover here.]
Dustin Glick is a visual artist who’s work has appeared in Mad Magazine and on Cracked.com.