Sunday, December 11, 2016 • Morning Edition • "Still Kardashian free!"

The Outhouse - The Greatest Comic Book Forum

Comics news, comic book reviews, feature articles about comics, interviews with comic creators, plus the greatest comic book and pop culture discussion in the Outhouse forums!

Advertisement

Should Onslaught To Return To The X-Books

Hey you! Reader! Want to be a part of the GREATEST COMIC BOOK AND GEEK COMMUNITY on the web?! Well, they're not accepting new members, but we'll take anyone here, so why not sign up for a free acount? It's fast and it's easy, like your mom! Sign up today! Membership spots are limited!*

*Membership spots not really limited!

User avatar

Draco x

Fagorstorm

Postby Draco x » Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:41 pm

MistaT wrote:No! Didn't he kill Rikki Barnes? I liked her. :-(


He did? Missed that part of that Secret Avengers mini where he came back?
User avatar

e_galston

Staff Writer

Postby e_galston » Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:47 pm

MistaT wrote:No! Didn't he kill Rikki Barnes? I liked her. :-(


yep... he killed her in Onslaught Unleashed...
User avatar

MistaT

penile prisoner

Postby MistaT » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:41 pm

e_galston wrote:
yep... he killed her in Onslaught Unleashed...


I thought so. I really did like her. Just as she was starting to develop into a good character too.
User avatar

Lord Ice

Motherfucker from Hell

Postby Lord Ice » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:47 pm

I suppose Onslaught coming back would be better than the return of teenagr Tony or insect Wasp. :-D
User avatar

Draco x

Fagorstorm

Postby Draco x » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:52 pm

Lord Ice wrote:I suppose Onslaught coming back would be better than the return of teenagr Tony or insect Wasp. :-D


Actually it would be preferable to bringing back the Sentry who I know the fans "love". (Note the sarcasm in my comment).
User avatar

Draco x

Fagorstorm

Postby Draco x » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:54 pm

e_galston wrote:
yep... he killed her in Onslaught Unleashed...


So that's what happened to her? I totally forgot about the character until you mentioned it now.
User avatar

Eric Ratcliffe

Staff Writer

Postby Eric Ratcliffe » Mon Jan 21, 2013 5:58 am

Serious question via your posting history here and not trolling:

Where did you leave your time machine and why did you choose 2012 to jump forward in time to?

There's a reason heroes reborn and Onslaught aren't looked on favorable and AoA is. (Hint, AoA actually handled shit properly)
User avatar

syxxpakk

Wrasslin' Fan

Postby syxxpakk » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:43 am

That's a misleading title.
User avatar

Draco x

Fagorstorm

Postby Draco x » Mon Jan 21, 2013 9:09 pm

doombug wrote:Serious question via your posting history here and not trolling:

Where did you leave your time machine and why did you choose 2012 to jump forward in time to?

There's a reason heroes reborn and Onslaught aren't looked on favorable and AoA is. (Hint, AoA actually handled shit properly)


Why do you need the time machine back to return to the stone age, Barney? Say hi to Fred and Wilma for me when you get back there. :-D :-D :-D

As for whether people like Onslaught or not as a character is pretty moot. Some like myself think he was a cool villain while some thought he sucked. That simple.
User avatar

e_galston

Staff Writer

Postby e_galston » Mon Jan 21, 2013 9:46 pm

draco x wrote:
Why do you need the time machine back to return to the stone age, Barney? Say hi to Fred and Wilma for me when you get back there. :-D :-D :-D

As for whether people like Onslaught or not as a character is pretty moot. Some like myself think he was a cool villain while some thought he sucked. That simple.


how is whether people liking onslaught or not a moot point?? wasn't the entire point of this thread to gauge interest on if he should come back? or do you actually not like anyone's opinion but your own?
User avatar

Eric Ratcliffe

Staff Writer

Postby Eric Ratcliffe » Mon Jan 21, 2013 11:42 pm

Seriously, you're the first person I've ever heard of that has admitted to liking Onslaught.

Onslaught was everything that was bad with the 90's, he's the clone saga of the x-books. :lol:
User avatar

e_galston

Staff Writer

Postby e_galston » Mon Jan 21, 2013 11:49 pm

i do find it funny that you asked Doombug if he needed the time machine to go to the stone age, when pretty much everything you've brought up that marvel should do goes back to the time when Marvel was creatively and financially bankrupt...
User avatar

Miracloman

Great Scott!!!

Postby Miracloman » Tue Jan 22, 2013 1:35 am

Chris wrote:
Onslaught and the whole Heroes Reborn debacle that grew from that was one of the lowest points of a shitty decade.



But at least it lead to the creation of The Thunderbolts and the Avenger comic that followed after Heroes Return had one of the best Avengers Vs Ultron story ever.
User avatar

Draco x

Fagorstorm

Postby Draco x » Tue Jan 22, 2013 7:14 pm

doombug wrote:Seriously, you're the first person I've ever heard of that has admitted to liking Onslaught.

Onslaught was everything that was bad with the 90's, he's the clone saga of the x-books. :lol:


Yeah, Onslaught was such a dislikeable character that nobody cared about-so dislikeable that he was never put in a Marvel Vs Capcom game as the final boss-oh wait he was. I do admit he was not the most popular x-character there was but neither was he the most hated( That honor would go to characters like Marrow or Maggot by the way). And by the way, is there such a hatred of the 90's on Outhouse that people would actually compare a shit story like the clone saga to Onslaught? At least the latter didn't cause Marvel to lose 60% of its readership.
User avatar

Draco x

Fagorstorm

Postby Draco x » Tue Jan 22, 2013 7:20 pm

Miracloman wrote:

But at least it lead to the creation of The Thunderbolts and the Avenger comic that followed after Heroes Return had one of the best Avengers Vs Ultron story ever.


Precisely. Apparently some here at Outhouse have this apparent hatred of the 90s up to the point where they think almost everything that came out of it was poison. I do admit that there were bad aspects comic-wise that came out of the 90's such as Emerald Twilight, the 2nd Clone Saga, Maximum Carnage, Venom: Lethal Protector and so on but then you had good stuff like Knightfall, the Death Of Superman, The Reign Of The Supermen, Thunderbolts, etc. Every era has had its ups and downs comic-wise.

leave a comment with facebook


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: FaceBook [Linkcheck], MSNbot Media, Pizza Dog and 34 guests