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Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

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What Era Do You Most Enjoy Jonah Hex Being In?

Past
9
90%
 
Chicanery, Kravis, Mr. Log, nietoperz, Punchy, Stephen Day, syxxpakk, The Old Doctor, Zero
Present
0
No votes
 
Future
1
10%
 
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Total votes : 10

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Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby Stephen Day » Sat Nov 09, 2013 7:22 pm

In All-Star Western's current storyline, Jonah Hex has been thrown forward in time into the present day of the DCU. The story hasn't been bad, but it's made it clear that, personally speaking, I think the character works best in a wild west setting.

I thought I'd throw this poll out to see if I'm alone in this thought. I've included the "future" option to reflect his post-apocalyptic series from the 80s.
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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby Victorian Squid » Sat Nov 09, 2013 7:23 pm

I prefer his 1992 Grunge period.

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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby Stephen Day » Sat Nov 09, 2013 7:30 pm

Victorian Squid wrote:I prefer his 1992 Grunge period.


Was he a Nirvana or a Pearl Jam fan?
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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby The Old Doctor » Sat Nov 09, 2013 8:20 pm

Stephen Day wrote:
Was he a Nirvana or a Pearl Jam fan?


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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby The Old Doctor » Sat Nov 09, 2013 8:23 pm

I've not read any of the present series, but only the stuff that was out back in the 70s.... yes I was a kid then and read some. Never liked the 80s future version so the present bit does nothing for me. I also read and greatly enjoyed the two Tim Truman drawn Vertigo minis of Jonah Hex.

I don't think the character works well in some other time period.
"Why are you pointing your screwdrivers like that? They're scientific instruments, not water pistols."
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""Timey" what? "Timey wimey"?"

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IvCNuB4 wrote:The Old Doctor is Cat-Scratch ?
Well that explains a lot :lol:

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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby S.F. Jude Terror » Sat Nov 09, 2013 8:46 pm

I think the present version of him is pretty badass and amusing, but I wouldn't want to see it as a permanent thing.
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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby Amoebas » Sat Nov 09, 2013 10:23 pm

Big fan of Jonah and I'm enjoying the hell out of his present day stuff.

But - he has to go back someday (but not yet).

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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby Draco x » Sat Nov 09, 2013 11:36 pm

I prefer if he goes back to his own time period but not opposed to him going to other times for good storytelling.

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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby Punchy » Sun Nov 10, 2013 8:54 am

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Re: Jonah Hex Time Period Poll

Postby Amoebas » Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:20 pm

While I want him to return at some point - he can't go until he has a run in with Harvey Dent! :lol:

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