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Review: Infinity #1

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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby guitarsmashley » Sat Aug 17, 2013 11:38 pm

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I loved him on Shining Knight and that's it. He works really well on Thanos Rising thanks to the superb writing of Aaron.
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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby fieldy snuts » Sun Aug 18, 2013 1:32 am

I'm just glad Bianchi isn't stuck with Loeb again.

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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby fieldy snuts » Sun Aug 18, 2013 1:59 am

Back onto Infinity, it's kinda funny that I can't remember a recent event that juggles multiple plot points..it's usually one major story decompressed through 6+ issues or so.

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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby sdsichero » Sun Aug 18, 2013 4:40 am

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Big time agreement from me. There was nothing I didn't love about this issue.


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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:20 am

fieldy snuts wrote:Back onto Infinity, it's kinda funny that I can't remember a recent event that juggles multiple plot points..it's usually one major story decompressed through 6+ issues or so.


Every issue of Infinity will introduce 5 new plot points, and none of them will be addressed until the final issue where he brings it all together in one epic swoop, because Hickman.
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Postby thefourthman » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:23 am

Chris wrote:
Every issue of Infinity will introduce 5 new plot points, and none of them will be addressed until the final issue where he brings it all together in one epic swoop, because Hickman.

This would be awesome. I wonder if the Avengers books will bridge the gap a bit.

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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:24 am

thefourthman wrote:This would be awesome. I wonder if the Avengers books will bridge the gap a bit.


Probably. I mean, this is all really just an extension of what he's doing in Avengers and New Avengets with Thanos and Spaceknights thrown in.
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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby thefourthman » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:27 am

well I look forward to reading an Avengers book when I get back from vacation next week.

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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:28 am

The reading guide at the back of #1 does imply that the Avengers books will be crucial.
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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:28 am

thefourthman wrote:well I look forward to reading an Avengers book when I get back from vacation next week.


Have you not been reading Hickman's Avengers books?
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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby thefourthman » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:28 am

Chris wrote:The reading guide at the back of #1 does imply that the Avengers books will be crucial.

that's why I am picking them up for at least the duration of the event. fuck the rest of the tie-ins though.

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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby thefourthman » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:29 am

Chris wrote:
Have you not been reading Hickman's Avengers books?

no.

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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby Chris » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:31 am

thefourthman wrote:no.


You're missing out.
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Postby thefourthman » Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:32 am

Chris wrote:
You're missing out.

I've heard, and now see with Infinity. 2 years removed will do that to you, that and a budget and a compelling need to be straight and narrow meaning... i wait till i have the money... instead of other... avenues.

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Re: Review: Infinity #1

Postby Grayson » Sun Aug 18, 2013 10:55 am

Chris wrote:Probably. I mean, this is all really just an extension of what he's doing in Avengers and New Avengets with Thanos and Spaceknights thrown in.


Well...not anymore... :(

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