I’d say that giant space-going chimp blimps that spit lasers — literally — accompanied by the following onomontoPOWia effects are right up there at the top of the Awesome List:
I don’t know about you, but I can never get enough of space monkeys flinging their bodily excretions with a mighty “POOT” or “PTUI”. That’s the kind of thing that makes comics great, my friends.
(Image from “Rocket Raccoon”, Vol. 1, No. 3, ©1985, Marvel Comics Group.)