Dec 8th 2010 By: Chris Sims
In our recurring feature, ComicsAlliance writer Chris Sims and a rotating cast of talented artists imagine a finer world to bring you a look at the Best Comics Ever
that Did Not, Will Not, and occasionally Can Not Happen
! For December, we're switching it up a little to bring you a GCTNH Holiday Special
every week 'til Christmas! This week, we're commemorating the final night of Hanukkah with artist Kevin Mellon
and the upcoming Deadline
with B. Clay Moore) as we bring you Marvel's Mightiest Jewish Heroes: The Hanukkavengers!
Check out the full cover and the story we wish we were reading this year after the jump!
The Hanukkavengers #1
Story by Chris Sims
Art by Kevin Mellon
And there came a day, a day unlike any other, when Earth's mightiest heroes and heroines found themselves united against a common threat to the holiday season On that day, the Hanukkavengers were born!
When the sinister Dr. Doom hatches a plan to harness the energy generated by worldwide top-spinning to power his own Cosmic Dreidel and gain mastery over the entire world, Israel's own Sabra
gathers a group of heroes to save Hanukkah itself! But can even the combined might of Magneto
, Moon Knight
, Kitty Pryde
and the ever-lovin' blue-eyed Thing
stop the maniacal Von Doom?! Maybe not -- but the addition of Wolverine
, whose contractual obligations to appear as a part of every single team in the Marvel Universe have led him to embrace the teachings of the Torah, ought to even things up!
It's a gants
battle for the fate of the Festival of Lights with a Mildly Magnificent Mighty Marvel Mazel Tov! L'chaim!
For more Great Comics That Never Happened, check out the archive of our past issues