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Review Group Week 160 - SUPERMAN: WORLD OF NEW KRYPTON #1

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Name the James Robinson/Greg Rucka writing team

Ruckbinson
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45%
Rocka
3
27%
Other
3
27%
 
Total votes : 11

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Postby thefourthman » Thu Mar 05, 2009 4:51 pm

amlah6 wrote:So did I, but I was only talking about the last three months.

you didn't qualify... you lose.

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Postby ****** » Thu Mar 05, 2009 4:52 pm

Dum Dum Dugan wrote:It's been forever since what issue 8 and it's good but overrated, JMS' Thor is his better current Marvel work.


And #601 comes out next week with art by Marko Djurdejevic. 8)

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Postby ****** » Thu Mar 05, 2009 4:52 pm

thefourthman wrote:you didn't qualify... you lose.


Intent bitch. :x

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Postby Dugan » Thu Mar 05, 2009 4:54 pm

amlah6 wrote:And #601 comes out next week with art by Marko Djurdejevic. 8)


Djurdjevic's back again? Ooh yes! I switch my vote to this!

thefourthman wrote:Thor by Fraction >>>>> Thor by JMS


This is true but does not change what i said.
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Postby thefourthman » Thu Mar 05, 2009 4:57 pm

Dum Dum Dugan wrote:This is true but does not change what i said.

If The twelve is the best thing that Marvel Published ever and
thor by fraction > deadpool > thor by jms > GOTG

then kind of yeah... :P

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Postby thefourthman » Thu Mar 05, 2009 4:58 pm

amlah6 wrote:Intent bitch. :x

so... it's not bad enough that everyone thinks we are the same person, but now I have to read your mind?

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Postby ****** » Thu Mar 05, 2009 5:00 pm

thefourthman wrote:so... it's not bad enough that everyone thinks we are the same person, but now I have to read your mind?


Duh. :roll:

Edit: And for serious, who's getting us confused. That's weird. :?

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Postby Dugan » Thu Mar 05, 2009 5:02 pm

thefourthman wrote:If The twelve is the best thing that Marvel Published ever and
thor by fraction > deadpool > thor by jms > GOTG

then kind of yeah... :P


No.

Thor by Fraction > Nova > GOTG > Thor by JMS > The Twelve > Captain America > Invincible Iron Man > a bunch of other stuff > Deadpool
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Postby ****** » Thu Mar 05, 2009 5:05 pm

I like GotG more than Nova. Nova needs more Rocket Raccoon.

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Postby 48THRiLLS » Thu Mar 05, 2009 6:45 pm

amlah6 wrote:I like GotG more than Nova. Nova needs more Rocket Raccoon.

...and Groot, in fact every comic needs more Groot.

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Postby 48THRiLLS » Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:06 pm

I am gonna have to take a pass this week. My work cut all our overtime and that is basically my drinking and comics money so not only will it be a sober week it will also be review group-less... sorry.

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Postby guitarsmashley » Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:10 pm

amlah6 wrote:Okay, so where did you copy and paste that from on the interwebs? I'm still not convinced you read the book. :P



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Postby Starlord » Fri Mar 06, 2009 8:21 am

Superman: World of New Krypton #1

I was going to actually put this in my colomn this week, but I'll do it here instead.

In one simple word: "and..." I've been looking forward to this part of the New Krypton Arc for a while now. Robinson and Rucka are two of my favorites. It's also very hard to judge a first issue in most cases since it is mostly set up. But this issue left me thinking, "... and..."

Nothing that we probably didn't see coming. Still, I find the concept of this story to be fascinating, and I'm still sold on it. The art is very nice as well.

Having stuck through Superman for a while now, I have a lot invested in this story, so I'm here for the duration. However, if I was a brand new reader jumping on, I'd probably be less them impressed.

Story: 6
Art: 8

My Score: 7
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Postby guitarsmashley » Fri Mar 06, 2009 4:51 pm

starlord wrote:Superman: World of New Krypton #1

I was going to actually put this in my colomn this week, but I'll do it here instead.

In one simple word: "and..." I've been looking forward to this part of the New Krypton Arc for a while now. Robinson and Rucka are two of my favorites. It's also very hard to judge a first issue in most cases since it is mostly set up. But this issue left me thinking, "... and..."

Nothing that we probably didn't see coming. Still, I find the concept of this story to be fascinating, and I'm still sold on it. The art is very nice as well.

Having stuck through Superman for a while now, I have a lot invested in this story, so I'm here for the duration. However, if I was a brand new reader jumping on, I'd probably be less them impressed.

Story: 6
Art: 8

My Score: 7


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Postby Punchy » Fri Mar 06, 2009 4:54 pm

guitarsmashley wrote:The only thing by Rucka I've liked-loved was his 5 page story in the President Lex story.


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