Most Powerful New Justice Leaguer Partner Has Cutest Pet Name
Martian Manhunter’s new pet has a name that will make you sick how cute he is.
In Action comics # 1037 by Phillip Kennedy and Daniel Sampere, part one of a six-part story starring J’onn Jonzz, the Martian Manhunter, written by Shawn Aldridge, and the art of Adriana Melo, began and featured Readers Justice Leaguer’s new home in Metropolis as he adjusts to life in the big city.
However, the Green Martian wasn’t the only character fans are excited to see, as the save feature introduces a new and adorable companion for the Last Martian. “Double Stuff” is J’onn Jonzz’s new pet cat, named after his favorite variety of Oreo cookies. If you’re not already sick of how cute the name is, join us as we find out why the name makes sense for DC’s number one Oreo fan’s pet.
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The story begins when J’onn walks home to his apartment in Metropolis, showing various human forms he used upon entering the apartment in disguise. When he arrives, we’re introduced to Double Stuff as J’onn reflects on his past aliases on Earth such as John Jones, Bloodwynd, Isobel de la Rosa, and the time he even dressed up as a cat. While watching TV with Double Stuff, J’onn hears reports of pieces of ancient artifacts stolen from the Metropolis Museum and goes to investigate the next day.
While admiring a painting by Kyle Rayner on display at the museum, the Manhunter meets the director of the museum. They inform J’onn that the events are strange, as the thief of these artifacts only steals individual pieces of the “Idol Head of Diabolu” (an ancient Babylonian statue commanded by the sorcerer Diabolu, a recurring enemy of the Huntsman of God). ‘men at the time when the titled character House of Mystery in the 50s). When J’onn mentions that he knows the relic to the museum curator, they are suddenly stopped by his old nemesis: the Human Flame.
At the time when the backup function was announced, Shawn Aldridge promised the story would be “fucking weird”. By bringing back the obscure Idol Head of Diabolu and giving J’onn a companion named after his favorite snack, it looks like the writer is keeping his word. While it might sound odd, “Double Stuff” is actually the perfect name for J’onn’s cat, as the fan-favorite character has often joked about his relationship with Oreos, which has become a central facet of his identity in the past. over the past 30 years.
Martian Manhunter’s love affair with Oreos, explained
The obsession with Choco would have an entire issue devoted to it in Martian man hunter # 24 by John Ostrander, Doug Mahnke and Patrick Gleason. The story revolves around J’onn going mad after Booster Gold and Blue Beetle stole all the Choco J’onn he had in the JLI Embassy. During an intervention, Batman and J’onn revealed to the other Leaguers that the cookie ingredients do something to Martian physiology, explaining why J’onn becomes so addicted to the sugary treat. The fascination is further heightened after J’onn was killed in Final crisis and Bruce Wayne left a Choco on J’onn’s gravestone as a farewell gift to his old friend.
With such a long history that it’s frequently associated with the cookie, it’s no wonder J’onn names his cat after his favorite type of Oreo. While the name may seem so cute as to vomit rainbows to some, Double Stuff’s name highlights a key part of J’onn’s character, and his odd connection to humanity and tender moments. like this highlight why the character is a fan favorite among the DC pantheon.
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