And so it begins.
Gyro Gearloose's little robot helper is one of the great Carl Barks creations, a sidekick in the grand tradition of Sancho Panza and Lear's Fool. Helper's pantomime adventures in the corners of the main story are gems of minimalist storytelling, providing an often-hilarious commentary on Gyro's latest exploit.
But what landed him on my list is the simple fact that he was the very first character I ever drew.
I summon the trigger!