What's your favorite origin story?

#1 Posted by Gambit1024 (9890 posts) - - Show Bio
#2 Posted by The_Tree (7870 posts) - - Show Bio

I really liked Green Arrow: Year One too, it's one of my favorite origin covering books. 
And he may not have a trade that covers his origin, but I love Booster Gold's origin, it's touching and hilarious.

#3 Posted by Deranged Midget (17853 posts) - - Show Bio

Birthright and Wolverine Origins.

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#4 Posted by Kairan1979 (16900 posts) - - Show Bio
#5 Posted by Mega_spidey01 (3078 posts) - - Show Bio

spider-man.

#6 Posted by Superguy0009e (2265 posts) - - Show Bio

Spiderman: shows how being an a$$ even once in your life can really change your environment

and

Blue Beetle: good example of giving a great kid great power

#7 Posted by funnyfishman (92 posts) - - Show Bio

Amazing Fantasy series was always had my fave origin stories (Spider-Man) Other notable: New Mutants (Deadpool), Tales of Suspense (Iron Man), Incredible Hulk (Wolverine, Hulk)

#8 Posted by Cap10nate (2670 posts) - - Show Bio

My favorite origin is the updated origin of Bucky Barnes/ Winter Soldier. He is an orphaned kid who grew up fighting on an army base until they decide to give him special training to become Cap's partner. Serves as the deadly counterpart to the icon that is Captain America. Sacrifices himself trying to disarm a bomb and his body is recovered by the Soviets. He is brainwashed into becoming one of the worlds deadliest assassins including blowing up part of Philadelphia before Cap frees him with the cosmic cube. Now he is a man out of time with full recollection of the awful things he's done over the past 60. The Life Story Story of Bucky Barnes (Cap 620-624) covers a lot of his time through the Winter Soldier years and is a great read.

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