Stuart Immonen 2012: Beast character redesign sketch
The story goes like this: incoming X-Men writer Brian Michael Bendis likes classic George Perez-era Beast. However, X-Men editor Nick Lowe has vested interest in not changing the character just for nostalgia’s sake. Neither side budges an inch until Matt Fraction lays down some Solomon-type wisdom:
Can we not just say to Stuart, what does new Beast look like and let Stuart just go be genius Stuart and come up with some amazing new look?
[Marvel Now video]