Sidekicks #2 “Speedy”

Today's Sidekick is Speedy. Green Arrows right hand man/woman. I really like the first Speedy, then I found out that drugs missed him up, I wasn't reading GA at the time. I believe he has made a good recovery. What do you think about the Speedys over the years? Who do you think was the best? What do you think about what happen to them after GA?

4 Responses to Sidekicks #2 “Speedy”

  1. nobody cares about Speedy. and Arsenal is just as useless.

  2. Roy Harper’s really taken it on the chin from DC over his history. The heroin addiction, having a daughter with Cheshire, becoming a single dad, and then losing that daughter during Prometheus’ attack on Star City, losing his arm in the same attack. And then the New 52 comes along and erases all of it. Say what?
    Has anyone watched Arrow? I understand his character’s on that too, but I haven’t been keeping up with the show.

  3. Hammerknight

    barbario:
    nobody cares about Speedy. and Arsenal is just as useless.

    I like Speedy, despite his troubles.

  4. I have watched arrow and here’s the story on speedy: Speedy is actually Oliver’s sister’s nickname. She first gets robbed by and then starts dating Roy Harper. She offers him a job at her brother’s night club, a front for his arrow hideout. That is as far as it has gotten….