15th October 2013
"When Archie’s Red Circle Comics Rocked New York Comic Con"
Hannah Means-Shannon reports about the Archie Comics Action Hour at NYCC 2013, where we talked a little bit about THE FOX mini-series.
"Then Haspiel devised a story about a superhero with no superpowers, fighting crime as a photojournalist hunting stories, but has reached the end of his rope and no longer wants to do it. As Haspiel said, the Fox is like Corleone in The Godfather; he wants to leave, but he keeps getting dragged back in. Unable to escape his destiny being a superhero, he faces a cross between Apocalypse Now and The Island of Doctor Moreau. Haspiel said the Fox is “begging for a boring life”; knowing all kinds of crime-fighting techniques makes him feel responsible to be involved, but it’s an internal war to bow out of the game for the sake of his sanity."
Read the rest of it here, "When Archie’s Red Circle Comics Rocked New York Comic Con – With The Fox, The Shield, Sonic, and MegaMan": http://www.bleedingcool.com/2013/10/15/when-archies-red-circle-comics-rocked-new-york-comic-con-with-the-fox-the-shield-sonic-and-megaman/