The Dream Team in ¡Dia de los Muertos!

3 min read ~ Jun 5, 2012 ~ comic scriptsfan fiction

The Dream Team in ¡Dia de los Muertos!

Page 1 - Cover

Panel 1 - Splash page. The Dream Team – Magic Johnson, John Stockton, Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Charles Barkley, Dan Marley, Carl Malone, Chris Mullen, and Patrick Ewing – are standing in a little courtyard in Barcelona. A guide is finishing up his tour of the city.

Caption: 1992. Barcelona, Spain.

Guide: And that concludes the tour of beautiful Barcelona, hombres.

Page 2 - Outbreak!

Panel 1 - MS. Team looking around, tour guide smiling at them.

Guide: I hope you will enjoy your stay!

Magic: Thanks, I’m sure we wi–

Panel 2 - CU. Zombie coming out of the ground


Zombie: Sesos!

Panel 3 - Same shot as panel 1, but now there are zombies everywhere. The Team looks around, shocked.

Magic: Uh, does this happen often?

Page 3 - Avengers Assemble!

Panel 1 - CU: Tour guide freaking out.

Guide: (half to himself) ¡Mierda! We didn’t appease them, they will take their revenge on us!

Panel 2 - Tour guide gets eaten by nearby zombie.

SFX: Chomp! Splut!

Panel 3 - Magic, unfazed, calls the team together.

Magic: Not on my watch. Dream Team, ASSEMBLE!

Page 4 - Stockton/MJ

Panel 1 - On Magic yelling to Stockton.

Magic: John, chest pass!

Panel 2 - Stockton throws a pass that bounces around through the chests of multiple zombies

Panel 3 - Magic turns to Jordan.

Magic: MJ!

MJ: On it!

Panel 4 - MJ in “Air Jordan” pose with a zombie head for a ball

Page 5 - Mullin

Panel 1 - Two shot of Magic and Mullin

Magic: Mullin?

Magic: Smash.

Panel 2 - CU. Mullin smiling

Panel 3 - A few panel montage of Mullin smashing…

Panel 4 - … a whole lot of…

Panel 5 - …zombies.

Page 6 - Thunder Dan

Panel 1 - WS. Magic looking to Marley, with zombies in bg.

Magic: Dan, do your thing!

Panel 2 - “Thunder” Dan hits a zombie with actual lightning.


Panel 3 - Magic is gobsmacked.

Magic: I thought that was just a nickname!

Dan: And as far as anyone else will know, it is…

Panel 4 - WS. Magic smiles with the team around him, intermingled with zombies.

Magic: Alright boys, time for some man-defense!

Page 7 - Melee

Panel 1 - Ewing punching through a zombie head

Panel 2 - Pippen racks a zombie so hard it splits in two

Panel 3 - Chuck “slamming” a zombie through a hoop

Panel 4 - Malone sitting on a zombie, squishing his guts out

Page 8 - Good Practice

Panel 1 - WS. Team drenched in blood, parts of zombie bodies lying everywhere.

Magic: Alright guys, good practice. Now it’s time for the real work, basketball!

Everyone else: Yeah! Let’s go!

Panel 2 - The team walking off into the sunset.

Caption: The Dream Team went on to be undefeated in the Olympics that year.

Caption: Unfortunately, Chris Mullin was bitten and later turned into a zombie.

Caption: No one in the NBA ever noticed, however.

Caption: The End.