The Top 8 Hawkman Stories

Posted on Monday, September 18, 2023
Written by Charlie Saltalamaccio

Greetings, fellow comic book enthusiasts and fans of feathered heroes! It's me, Charlie Saltalamaccio, the guy who can deliver a punchline faster than Hawkman can swoop down from the sky. Today, we're taking flight into the exciting world of Hawkman, the winged wonder of the DC Universe. With wings of Nth metal, a mace that means business, and a sense of humor as sharp as his beak, Hawkman proves that even a guy with wings can have a down-to-earth sense of humor.

Picture this: an archaeologist by day, a superhero by fate, and a guy who knows how to handle the skies and the bad guys with equal finesse. Hawkman, a.k.a. Carter Hall, is no ordinary hero – he's got the whole reincarnation thing going on, a mace that could rival Thor's hammer, and a wit that can cut through any villain's scheme. So, strap on your wings (or at least imagine doing so), because we're about to dive into the top 8 Hawkman storylines that'll have you soaring with laughter and adventure!

1) Hawkman: Legend Of The Hawkman (2000)

Let's kick things off with a modern classic! "Legend Of The Hawkman" showcases Hawkman's archaeological expertise and his knack for getting into trouble, even in the most ancient of ruins. It's like Indiana Jones with wings – and you can bet there's some witty banter amid the artifacts.

2) Hawkman: Hawkman 1993 Series (1993)

In the '90s series, Hawkman gets a solo spotlight, and it's like a high-flying adventure that never touches the ground. With Nth metal wings and a thirst for justice, Hawkman proves that being a superhero can be as fun as it is action-packed.

3) Hawkman & The Atom: The Atom and Hawkman (1969)

A dynamic duo like no other, Hawkman and The Atom team up for an adventure that's more microscopic than a bird's eye view. It's like Ant-Man meets the sky, with science jokes and size-changing antics galore.

4) Hawkman: Mystery In Space (1964)

When Hawkman takes to the stars, you know you're in for an out-of-this-world ride. "Mystery In Space" is like a cosmic adventure with Hawkman serving justice in the great beyond – and of course, plenty of celestial quips.

5) Hawkman & Aquaman: Brave and the Bold #51 (1964)

Two underwater-ish heroes, one epic team-up! Hawkman joins forces with Aquaman in "Brave and the Bold #51," and it's like a watery adventure with enough fish jokes and flying to keep you entertained.

6) Hawkman: The Shadow War of Hawkman (1985)

In this storyline, Hawkman faces off against the sinister Shadow Thief, and it's like a shadowy showdown with quips that cut through the darkness.

7) Hawkman: The Savage Hawkman (2013)

When you think of relaunches, think of "The Savage Hawkman." It's like a reboot with a modern edge, where Hawkman gets a fresh start and plenty of opportunities to crack wise while cracking down on bad guys.

8) Hawkman: Hawkman 2002 Series (2002)

In the 2002 series, Hawkman's adventures continue with a new generation of readers. It's like a comeback tour with Hawkman showing that he's still got the wingpower to save the day and deliver the laughs.

There you have it, fellow fans of feathered heroics! The top 8 Hawkman storylines that prove you don't need a cape to be a top-tier hero – wings and a sense of humor work just fine. Remember, Hawkman isn't just a hero; he's a winged warrior, an archaeological ace, and a guy who knows that even in the skies, laughter can be the best sidekick. So spread your wings, embrace the adventure, and get ready for a high-soaring journey that's part heroics, part humor, and all kinds of epic. Stay airborne, my friends! 

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Charlie Saltalamaccio

Charlie was born and raised in Brooklyn and is a die-hard comic book fan. The crown jewel of his collection is his Amazing Fantasy #15, and he thinks 1986's Howard the Duck is still a grossly underrated movie to this day.

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