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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby MikeinLA » Thu Jul 18, 2013 5:55 pm

Grayson wrote:
In his defense, especially when it comes to the X-Men, Grant Morrison fixed the toys before putting them back into the box. It was the writers who came after him (*cough* Chuck Austen *cough*) that broke them all over again. :smt102



I liked his run, but I wouldn't say he "fixed" (in the sense of repairing the changes he made to the status quo) much of anything. The X-Universe was a dramatically different place after Morrison than it was before. This is unlike how he concluded JLA.

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby GiveWarAChance » Thu Jul 18, 2013 6:13 pm

Keb wrote:I'm taking a shit right now.

Will you cut the shit already?
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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby The Old Doctor » Thu Jul 18, 2013 6:17 pm

DC Comics - Legion Of Super-Heroes, Doom Patrol, Infinity INC.

Marvel Comics - Darkhawk, Hank Pym... GiAnt-Man, The Champions.

They'd all be about shit in the hood.
"Why are you pointing your screwdrivers like that? They're scientific instruments, not water pistols."
"Oh, the pointing again! They're screwdrivers! What are you going to do? Assemble a cabinet at them?"
"Are you capable of speaking without flapping your hands about?"
""Timey" what? "Timey wimey"?"

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby Keb » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:10 pm

GiveWarAChance wrote:Will you cut the shit already?

Actin' like your shit don't stink...

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby Arion » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:11 pm

I want Cypher from the New Mutants. I'd write a great mini about him.

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby GiveWarAChance » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:22 pm

Keb wrote:Actin' like your shit don't stink...

That's a pretty shitty thing to say.
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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby Arion » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:25 pm

MikeinLA wrote:

I liked his run, but I wouldn't say he "fixed" (in the sense of repairing the changes he made to the status quo) much of anything. The X-Universe was a dramatically different place after Morrison than it was before. This is unlike how he concluded JLA.


How was JLA's conclusion?

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby The Old Doctor » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:27 pm

Arion wrote:
How was JLA's conclusion?


It was shit. Shit in the hood.
"Why are you pointing your screwdrivers like that? They're scientific instruments, not water pistols."
"Oh, the pointing again! They're screwdrivers! What are you going to do? Assemble a cabinet at them?"
"Are you capable of speaking without flapping your hands about?"
""Timey" what? "Timey wimey"?"

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IvCNuB4 wrote:The Old Doctor is Cat-Scratch ?
Well that explains a lot :lol:

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby The Old Doctor » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:28 pm

Marvel Comics - Man-Thing-Shit-In-The-Hood.
"Why are you pointing your screwdrivers like that? They're scientific instruments, not water pistols."
"Oh, the pointing again! They're screwdrivers! What are you going to do? Assemble a cabinet at them?"
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IvCNuB4 wrote:The Old Doctor is Cat-Scratch ?
Well that explains a lot :lol:

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby Grayson » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:37 pm

Cat-Scratch wrote:Marvel Comics - Man-Thing-Shit-In-The-Hood.


Giant-Sized Man-Thing and some hood shit.
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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby The Old Doctor » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:41 pm

Grayson wrote:
Giant-Sized Man-Thing and some hood shit.


:-D

Zombie Bill Foster, Doing shit in the hood. Like dropping chunks of flesh and shit.
"Why are you pointing your screwdrivers like that? They're scientific instruments, not water pistols."
"Oh, the pointing again! They're screwdrivers! What are you going to do? Assemble a cabinet at them?"
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""Timey" what? "Timey wimey"?"

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IvCNuB4 wrote:The Old Doctor is Cat-Scratch ?
Well that explains a lot :lol:

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby HNutz » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:46 pm

Arion wrote:I want Cypher from the New Mutants. I'd write a great mini about him.


Like Vaughn's minis on Cyclops and Chamber?

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby MikeinLA » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:52 pm

Arion wrote:
How was JLA's conclusion?



They stop the villains and then head off to face another threat.

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby HNutz » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:55 pm

Arion wrote:
How was JLA's conclusion?


IIRC...

JLA - Zauriel stays in Heaven, Aztek died... and I think that's about it.
Batman - Robin dies, Knight dies, Squire replaces him
X-Men - Xorn is Magneto, Phoenix is still dead, Genosha is gone, the Institute is actually a school now, etc

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Re: If YOU were an up-and-coming writer for the Big Two...

Postby Keb » Thu Jul 18, 2013 8:17 pm

GiveWarAChance wrote:That's a pretty shitty thing to say.

My bad. I'm on some shit tho.

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