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Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

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Re: Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

Postby SuperginraiX » Tue Dec 04, 2012 8:21 am

Punchy wrote:
How is that dull? It's literally the opposite.

Death in comics is exciting!

There was a time in the early 2000's where almost every comic I read had some sort of death or another. I remember Magneto dying three times in two years and Captain America being killed off only to have him return the next month with absolutely no explanation given.

I was THIS CLOSE to dropping comics and moving on to some more satisfying hobby.




So, y'know, bring it on. Kill a bunch of characters. Woo.
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Re: Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

Postby Arion » Tue Dec 04, 2012 3:10 pm

Rockman wrote:I should have clarified

Is anyone surprised that this book was bad?

I mean it's so bad it gets Newsarama to engage in some honest reviews for a change.


I'm sure some people thought it'd be good.

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Re: Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

Postby Rockman » Tue Dec 04, 2012 3:26 pm

Anyone who had the misfortune of reading Way's Wolverine should have known better.

Anyone who has ever read a comic written by Daniel Way period should have known better.

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Re: Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

Postby Mr. Log » Tue Dec 04, 2012 3:27 pm

nietoperz wrote:No, this and Avengers Arena both look like extreme shit sandwiches.


The Bass is right, you do hate Marvel!

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Re: Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

Postby nietoperz » Tue Dec 04, 2012 5:24 pm

Log-Man wrote:
The Bass is right, you do hate Marvel!


Well, I don't buy any Marvel books. Apart from Daredevil. And Fantastic Four. Oh, and FF. Also, Hulk and Amazing Spider-Man. Other than them I don't buy any Marvel books.

Apart from Avengers. And Uncanny Avengers. And Hawkeye. And Young Avengers when it starts.

Yeah, No Marvel for me...
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Re: Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

Postby misac » Tue Dec 04, 2012 6:39 pm

Rockman wrote:Anyone who had the misfortune of reading Way's Wolverine should have known better.

Anyone who has ever read a comic written by Daniel Way period should have known better.


I liked his Nighthawk mini.
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Re: Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

Postby john lewis hawk » Tue Dec 04, 2012 7:09 pm

Way is a bad enough writer to write a few books at DC.

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Re: Newsarama: Breaking Free from the Shackles of The Man?

Postby fieldy snuts » Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:28 am

Having just read it for myself Newsarama was unnecessarily harsh.

It deserved a 4/10.

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