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* Creator/JackChick, in one of his "[[SoBadItsGood works]]" called [[http://www.chick.com/reading/comics/0112/albertoindex.asp Alberto]] found it necessary to fill the thing with [[StopHelpingMe helpful]] definitions of complex words, like "deacon", and "sacraments" and "Dominicans". And [[ViewersAreMorons "deny", "documents", and "intense"]]. And "stone". He seriously found it necessary to tell us all what a stone is. It turns out it's actually subverted, however: he fails to [[CriticalResearchFailure define stone correctly]].
--> [[http://www.websnark.com/archives/2005/03/because_im_in_a.html Stone (which apparently means a 'small pebble')]]
* In ''Franchise/TheDarkTower'' prequel comic ''The Fall Of Gilead'', TheDragon General Grissom has a CaptainObvious moment when he tells the BigBad that their troops are falling into traps in full view. The villain then [[LampshadeHanging lampshades]] it.
* In {{Hawkeye}} Vol. 1 #4, a villain helpfully tells Hawkeye, "I am a villain."
* Several issues of ''TheMightyThor'' back in the 60's had an advanced alien race send a "recorder" android along with him to an unknown galaxy to observe information. He said almost ''everything'' that was going on in the panel. Granted he was a ''recording'' android and everything, and he was probably making notes to himself, but still...
-->[Thor and the android get sent into a vortex of "biochemical molecules"].\\
'''Recorder:''' Observation: We have been plunged into a vortex of rapidly regrouping bio-versal molecules!
** There's also this gem, when masses upon masses foes made of said molecules attack Thor and the Recorder:
--->'''Thor:''' Begone, things of evil! Not all thy masses shall topple mighty Thor!\\
'''Recorder:''' Observation: it shall take more than platitudes to stem this mighty tide!
* When the protagonist of Creator/CrossGen's ''Mystic'' finally caught on that her [[ObviouslyEvil very obvious]] beau was one of the bad guys, he got one back at her:
--> '''Darrow:''' You always did have a fine grasp of the painfully obvious.
* Mocked by the abrasive Dr Nemesis in NewMutants
--> '''Sunspot:''' I need help here!
--> '''Dr Nemesis:''' Is that the game? We all bark out something stunningly obvious? In that case... ICE CREAM IS DELICIOUS!
--> '''Moonstar:''' You're not funny Dr Nemesis. Amara's hurt.
--> '''Dr Nemesis:''' Double points. My turn.
** Also, somewhat unexpectedly, by the usually less testy Kurt Wagner in ''X-Men Legacy'' #231 after eight X-Men land on Muir Island:
---> '''Magneto:''' We shouldn't go into the island's interior until we're sure this site is secure.
---> '''Nightcrawler:''' Thank you, Magneto. It's good to have you on my team. From now on you can be in charge of stating the obvious.
* Wallace from ''ScottPilgrim'' is actually helpful most of the time, but once a fight actually starts..."Scott, watch out! I think that guy might be Gideon!"
** "[[StopHelpingMe OKAY, THANK YOU WALLACE!]]"
* In SonicTheComic, Tails' Captain Obvious statements did not go unnoticed by SonicTheHedgehog.
** From issue #005:
-->'''Tails:''' Wow! The Death Egg!
-->'''Sonic:''' Tails, what is it with you and stating the blatantly obvious?
*** And later on in the same strip:
--->'''Tails:''' Sonic! You're alive!
--->'''Sonic:''' And ''you're'' still stating the obvious, I see.
** And in issue #115:
-->'''Tails:''' They... they're joining together!
-->'''Sonic:''' Tails, you always were an expert at stating the [[GoshDangItToHeck flipping]] obvious!
** In one of the Summer Specials:
-->'''Tails:''' Sonic! He's attacking us!
-->'''Sonic:''' Thanks Tails, I had noticed.
* Spoofed in an issue of PeterDavid's comic book ''Soulsearchers & Company'', where the opening caption reads: ''What if Soulsearchers And Company talked like 1960's HannaBarbera heroes?''
--> '''Janocz:''' Kelly! A giant '''tentacle''' is going to '''grab''' me!
--> '''Kelly:''' Oh no! Janocz is being '''grabbed''' by a giant '''tentacle'''!
--> '''Giant tentacle:''' Ha ha! I, a giant '''tentacle''', have '''grabbed''' Janocz!
* In ''StarWars: [[DarkEmpire Empire's End]]'', Palpatine has an announcement to make after Han Solo has shot him: "The Corellian has killed me."
** ''DarkEmpire'' also contains a [[NotAnExample non-example]]: When Palpatine is about to pass his spirit into a fresh clone body, Luke walks in, revealing his status as a FakeDefector and his intent to destroy all the clones in the room, preventing Palpatine's perpetuation. Palpatine's response ("Very well... then I must '''die'''.") is not a case of stating the obvious, but rather a challenge for Luke to BringIt. [[spoiler: He brings it, but it's not enough.]]
* ''ComicBook/YoungJustice'' dabbed into this at times when exposition was needed to point out something not clear in comic format. Of course, whenever Young Justice did something the author thought was stupid, it got mocked.
--> '''Robin:''' The kids... They've turned old! And those other kids are dancing out of control!
--> '''ComicBook/{{Superboy}}:''' Wow. I can tell '''you''' were trained by the world's greatest detective.
** This actually became Robin's PhraseCatcher.
* Every SilverAge comic book character from every writer and every publisher, everywhere. Even the random bystanders. (See LuckilyMyPowersWillProtectMe.)
** For an example, see [[http://www.superdickery.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1265:here-let-me-describe-in-great-detail-the-building-about-to-collapse-on-us&catid=29:confounding-comic-covers-index&Itemid=32 this cover]].
** Mocked by [[http://scottthong.wordpress.com/2009/05/08/jay-pinkerton-unnecessary-exposition-comics/ Jay Pinkerton]].