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Postby ****** » Thu Oct 08, 2009 11:13 pm

House of J wrote:poop

/twentysomething'd


That's what she said.

/keepingthejokegoing'd

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Postby doombug » Fri Oct 09, 2009 12:00 am

amlah6 wrote:You can play it however you like, but we all know that your love for Suckpool had you a post away from threatening to leave the Group. :wink:


Nah punchy's the only one to almost cause a mass exile. :wink:

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Postby Starlord » Fri Oct 09, 2009 6:16 am

any word on what next weeks read is going to be?
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Postby Punchy » Fri Oct 09, 2009 6:18 am

doombug wrote:Nah punchy's the only one to almost cause a mass exile. :wink:


I have the power!

Deadpool sucks :P

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Postby ****** » Fri Oct 09, 2009 7:56 am

starlord wrote:any word on what next weeks read is going to be?


Only GLX knows and he's not telling. :smt102

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Postby thefourthman » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:15 am

doombug wrote:Nah punchy's the only one to almost cause a mass exile. :wink:

no one said mass exile, just yours. ;-)

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Postby Victorian Squid » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:22 am

Thread spammers! I will put all of you on the ignore!! :evil:
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Postby MrBlack » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:26 am

thefourthman wrote:I see lots of complaints of McFarlane messing up Ottley's work, but to me the whole book looks like a mish mash, some places it is all Capullo, a couple of times it is very much Ottley and a few places it looks like McFarlane, for some reason the art overall reminds me very much of Kick Ass.

I see a lot of McFarlane in some panels, but I thought Capullo was only on layouts?

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Postby Victorian Squid » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:29 am

I don't have enough familiarity with these differing styles to have an opinion--to me it looked like kind of messy MacFarlane, or like I would imagine a MarFarlane-impersonator might create. But I have only my memories of MacFarlane's first few books to go from.
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Postby thefourthman » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:45 am

MrBlack wrote:I see a lot of McFarlane in some panels, but I thought Capullo was only on layouts?

The first couple of pages looked like Capullo to me, I guess in the end, it depends on how detailed his layouts were. Did he do just thumbnails with rough figure sketches or did he render a few panels. Either way, there is influence from all three artists and their styles present in the finished book.

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Postby thefourthman » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:46 am

House of J wrote:Thread spammers! I will put all of you on the ignore!! :evil:

Are you off your meds, what the fuck are you talking about?

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Postby Victorian Squid » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:48 am

thefourthman wrote:Are you off your meds, what the fuck are you talking about?


:? It was both a joke and a reference--you wouldn't get either if I were off my meds.

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Postby thefourthman » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:49 am

House of J wrote::? It was both a joke and a reference--you wouldn't get either if I were off my meds.

a. it was unfunny
b. I don't get the reference.
c. it is entirely possible that b and a are related.

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Postby Victorian Squid » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:50 am

thefourthman wrote:a. it was unfunny
b. I don't get the reference.
c. it is entirely possible that b and a are related.


(shrug) Whatevs.

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Postby thefourthman » Fri Oct 09, 2009 9:53 am

House of J wrote:(shrug) Whatevs.

or d. you are off your meds.


I am back to thinking choice d is the correct answer. The hoj I know would proceed to explain himself in humorous fashion.

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