In this feature, I share with you three comic book “easter eggs.” An easter egg is a joke/visual gag/in-joke that a comic book creator (typically the artist) has hidden in the pages of the comic for readers to find (just like an easter egg). They range from the not-so-obscure to the really obscure. So come check ‘em all out and enjoy! Also, clickhere for an archive of all the easter eggs featured so far! If you want to suggest an easter egg for a future column, e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org (do not post your suggestion in the comments section!).
Today is a special theme edition. All cameos by Mulder and Scully from the X-Files!
First up, as suggested by reader Chris M., we have this bit from 1999′s X-Men: Children of the Atom #1 by Joe Casey, Steve Rude and Andrew Pepoy….