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Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby The Old Doctor » Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:08 pm

Go on, you know you wanna do it. Make a bet, name the title. Hell take a guess or go look up the sales charts and make a call on it.

Since DC practically cancels a title at least every other month, you could very well name it.

Imagine if we make the calls.

Treat this like the Wrestling thread for OH championship.

A
Action Comics Vol. 2 2011-
The Adventures of Superman Vol. 2 2013-
All-Star Western Vol. 3 2011-
Aquaman Vol. 7 2011-
Arrow 2013-
Astro City Vol. 3 2013-

B
Batgirl Vol. 4 2011-
Batman Vol. 2 2011-
Batman '66 2013-
Batman: Arkham Unhinged 2012-
Batman: Li'l Gotham 2012-
Batman/Superman 2013-
Batman and... 2011- (formerly titled Batman and Robin (Vol. 2))
Batman Beyond Universe 2013-
Batwing 2011-
Batwoman 2011-
Beware the Batman 2013-
Birds of Prey Vol. 3 2011-

C
Catwoman Vol. 4 2011-
Coffin Hill 2013-
Constantine 2013-

D
Detective Comics Vol. 2 2011-

E
Earth 2 2012-

F
Fables 2002-
Fairest 2012-
FBP: Federal Bureau of Physics 2013- (formerly titled Collider)
The Flash Vol. 4 2011-

G
Green Arrow Vol. 6 2011-
Green Lantern Vol. 5 2011-
Green Lantern: New Guardians 2011-
Green Lantern Corps Vol. 3 2011-

H
Harley Quinn Vol. 2 2013-
He-Man & the Masters of the Universe Vol. 3 2012-
Hinterkind 2013-

J
Justice League Vol. 2 2011-
Justice League 3000 2013-
Justice League Dark 2011-
Justice League of America Vol. 3 2013-

L
Larfleeze 2013-
Legends of the Dark Knight Vol. 2 2012-
Lot 13 2012-

M
The Movement 2013-
N
Nightwing Vol. 3 2011-

R
Red Hood and the Outlaws 2011-
Red Lanterns 2011-

S
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? 2010-
Suicide Squad Vol. 3 2011-
Superboy Vol. 5 2011-
Supergirl Vol. 6 2011-
Superman Vol. 3 2011-
Superman/Wonder Woman 2013-
Superman Unchained 2013-
Swamp Thing Vol. 6 2011-

T
Teen Titans Vol. 3 2011-
Trinity of Sin: Pandora 2013-
Trinity of Sin: Phantom Stranger 2012- (formerly titled The Phantom Stranger (Vol. 4))

V
Vampire Diaries 2013-

W
Wonder Woman Vol. 4 2011-
Worlds' Finest 2012-

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby The Old Doctor » Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:12 pm

He-Man & the Masters of the Universe Vol. 3 2012-
"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: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Amoebas » Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:28 pm

When does the "Bet on which Marvel title gets rebooted with a needless renumbering" contest start?

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby The Old Doctor » Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:30 pm

Amoebas wrote:When does the "Bet on which Marvel title gets rebooted with a needless renumbering" contest start?


It does now! :-D
"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: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Amoebas » Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:35 pm

Cat-Scratch wrote:G
Fables 2002-
Fairest 2012-

Willingham announced a ways back that these titles were ending once Fables hits #150.

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby BubbaKanoosh » Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:38 pm

Yeah, Marvel titles are being cancelled also..

I get the anti-DC stance most have but :roll:

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby BubbaKanoosh » Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:38 pm

Hell, come March there are no Ultimate titles at all.

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Lord Ice » Sun Dec 15, 2013 2:07 pm

BubbaKanoosh wrote:Yeah, Marvel titles are being cancelled also..

I get the anti-DC stance most have but :roll:



The difference being Marvel cancels then reboots most of those (sometimes raising the price in the case of Fantastic Four and Daredevil).
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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby The Old Doctor » Sun Dec 15, 2013 2:51 pm

Bubba... there is a Marvel thread too!

But as Lord Ice pointed out...
"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: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Chessack » Sun Dec 15, 2013 7:23 pm

So let's see... I'm guessing most stuff in the < 20 k range could be on the chopping block. This would include:

The Movement
All Star Western
Batwing
Larfleeze
Birds of Prey

Now, Trinity of Sin: Phantom Stranger is in that range too, but DC has such a huge amount invested in the Trinity/Forever Evil shit that I can't see them letting it go.

The Movement may be safe for a little while because DC doesn't want to piss Gail off, but it's not even selling 10k so sooner or later they're going to have to pull the plug.

And Batwing has survived for like a year with crap for sales, so I dunno what makes him immune, but maybe he won't get nailed either.

Also, I didn't put Superboy on there because, well, I just can't see DC canceling it no matter how much its sales suck. Canceling a big-name title like Superboy would be tantamount to admitting their New 52 is not working the way they'd like. Then again, the canceled LSH, which is arguably an even bigger-name title. (At least historically, for a long time LSH was one of their top sellers.)

I would not be surprised, though, if most or all of those are not around come the next big September Event.

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Stephen Day » Sun Dec 15, 2013 7:32 pm

My bet would be on The Movement.
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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Herald » Sun Dec 15, 2013 7:47 pm

Gotta be The Movement. Dan and the Gang already dumped its fraternal twin, the Nu-Green Team.

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Draco x » Sun Dec 15, 2013 8:41 pm

I am betting on Batwing, the Movement, Larfleeze and so on getting the axe.

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Chessack » Sun Dec 15, 2013 9:02 pm

Draco x wrote:I am betting on Batwing, the Movement, Larfleeze and so on getting the axe.


Numerically, those should be next.

But again, Batwing has lasted for a while with dismal numbers. And The Movement would've been canceled already if it hadn't been for Gail. So we will have to see. My guess is, Gail has already been told if the numbers don't pick up soon, it's gone... which would be why Batgirl is guest-starring in it in March.

That's not gonna make me pick it up, though. I love Gail's stuff ordinarily, but I am just not on board with the Movement.

Batwing and Larfleeze I know nothing about, other than that they aren't selling. Larfleeze is new but Batwing's been in the dumps for months. What's keeping it afloat? Anyone know? Is it someone's pet project?

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Re: Bet On Which Title DC Cancels Next Thread

Postby Lord Ice » Sun Dec 15, 2013 9:07 pm

Herald wrote:Gotta be The Movement. Dan and the Gang already dumped its fraternal twin, the Nu-Green Team.


Probably would've already been canceled if Gail Simone wasn't writing it.
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