The 50 Best Costumes In Comics

Robin Redux

Artist: Brian Bolland
Publisher: DC
Year: 1991

The Boy Wonder is probably the most famous sidekick in comics, but good Christ were his short shorts wildly inappropriate (mostly because he was always with a wealthy, lonely, older man in an skintight animal suit)! Finally somebody at DC did the right thing and gave dude pants. Especially since by this time Robin was a total G. Sure those "pants" are green leggings but he also got real boots. And better gloves. This was a HUGE evolution and we were all relieved we didn't have to see flying nekkid manthigh any longer.

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