The Incredible Hulk #312 – Monster released by Marvel on October 1985
The Triad reflects on Bruce Banner’s life and realizes the important roles they’ve played throughout the years. Will these realizations help Bruce Banner become the Hulk’s sole persona?
The landmark story redefined Bruce Banner and his big green alter ego, with the origin story revealing Bruce had been the victim of abuse at the hands of his father, who dubs him a monster as a young child. The tragic tale suggests that the Hulk’s rage actually has its roots in Bruce’s childhood rather than simply being the product of gamma radiation.