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Ant-Man Becomes Giant-Man, But Remains the Same Ol' Henry 0

One of the problems with Ant-Man was that, in the 1960s, perspective was still being learned by comic artists. As a result, Ant-Man who was often shown in the foreground - by the laws of perspective - seemed bigger than he was in relation to the objects in the background. So Ant-Man a lot of the time looked like 'regular-man-in-a-costume'.So (depending on who you talk to), either Stan Lee, or his brother Larry Lieber, came up with the idea of making Ant-Man into Giant-Man instead. Frankly, it st...

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The Birth Of Giant-Man! 0

So after 14 issues, finally a decision is made that a guy with the sole power ofbeing like an ant is, really isn't the best thing to build a superhero around. Fair enough, they stuck with it for much longer than anyone could have imagined at the time, but hey—enough is enough, guys. So what do they do with the Pym character then? Psshhh, I dunno? Make him awesome big; that's what. Obvious choice, really. Maybe too obvious. But all of this aside, regardless of whether Pym is big or small this mon...

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