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Thor, Captain America and The Avengers: Make My Movie Marvel!

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    So while the movieverse comics for Iron Man and Hulk kinda suck Captain America: First Vengeance by Fred Van Lente is pretty good so far.

    What I am excited for is this:
    Spoiler:
    48-Page One-Shot by FVL and Ron Lim. Cap and the Howling Commandos take out an underwater HYDRA base and Thor, Sif and the other Warriors Three go rescue Fandral.

  • GoatmonGoatmon AHOY! I'M ADMIRAL ZHAO!Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    I haven't seen Thor yet, but Incredible Hulk is at the top of my list so far.

    I just love the Hulk, and Edward Norton was fantastic. Yeah Liv Tyler was rather boring, but I didn't mind that.

    What I did mind was the dissapointing ending in Iron Man 2. I mean, the entire film was basically pumping you up for a badass battle, and then the whole thing is basically a chase scene that he isn't even directly a part of, and then an actual battle that lasted barely five minutes.

    At least with Iron Man the movie wasn't constantly reminding you about a big epic showdown that was coming up. That was a lot more happenstance and created less expectations.
    I'm really glad that all these Marvel movies have a god damned sense of humor. That was my main problem with the Ang Lee Hulk movie, that it was so fucking grim.

    Yeah, I think it's harder to appreciate the dark parts of a film when there's nothing upbeat or funny going on. It just becomes more of the same and loses it's impact.

    You can't really appreciate the darkness if you never turn the lights on, so to speak.

  • ieyeasuieyeasu Registered User
    edited May 2011
    BYToady wrote: »
    So is anyone else glad that

    spoiler involving Heimdall
    Spoiler:

    Yeah, that was a good thing.

    I wish we could have gotten into
    Spoiler:

  • Viscount IslandsViscount Islands [INSERT SoKo HERE] Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Has Iron Man really delivered with any of it's big battles really though?

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    ieyeasu wrote: »
    BYToady wrote: »
    So is anyone else glad that

    spoiler involving Heimdall
    Spoiler:

    Yeah, that was a good thing.

    I wish we could have gotten into
    Spoiler:
    Nope.
    Spoiler:

  • DouglasDangerDouglasDanger Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    man, Cap's movie costume is awful

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Uh

    no

    it's pretty great!

  • GatsbyGatsby ElsewhereRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    man, Cap's movie costume is awful

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  • Viscount IslandsViscount Islands [INSERT SoKo HERE] Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    I'm not a fan of it either. Some of the pictures I've seen it just looks lumpy.

    I bet it looks great in motion though.

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    I say this as a huge Captain America fan: Cap's costume is super goofy

    the best it has been is Ultimate Captain America.

    So the fact that they were able to turn it into something that looks practical, let alone totally awesome, is amazing.

  • DouglasDangerDouglasDanger Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    the padded suspenders are awful.

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Those aren't suspenders, dude.
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    He can attach a parachute or a rappel line or what have you to them.

    The padding is armor because he is in the middle of world war II

  • Viscount IslandsViscount Islands [INSERT SoKo HERE] Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    the padded suspenders are awful.

    Just looked at the pic again, and yeah I think my problem with it is that it looks really padded.

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  • GatsbyGatsby ElsewhereRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    It should be padded!

    Dude is in an active war zone 90% of the time!

  • Viscount IslandsViscount Islands [INSERT SoKo HERE] Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Oh it probably makes sense.

    It just doesn't look that hot.

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  • Viscount IslandsViscount Islands [INSERT SoKo HERE] Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Also he better utilize the fuck out of those pouches or I swear to god

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  • GatsbyGatsby ElsewhereRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Blankzilla wrote: »
    It should be padded!

    Dude is in an active war zone 90% of the time!

    You and me Blank

    You and me.

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    You'll like the new costume he gets in the Avengers probably. Evans said it is more superhero-y.

    They have said that they were going for realistic, practical WWII gear in the First Avenger costume.

  • Viscount IslandsViscount Islands [INSERT SoKo HERE] Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    The shield looks slick though

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  • edited May 2011
    that shield would be pretty hard to fuck up

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  • FrankoFranko Sometimes I really wish I had four feet so I could dance with myself to the drumbeat Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    how could anyone think that suit is not awesome as all heck

  • GatsbyGatsby ElsewhereRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    I do quite like the WWII costume

    But I fucking love the one before it

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  • Viscount IslandsViscount Islands [INSERT SoKo HERE] Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Gatsby wrote: »
    I do quite like the WWII costume

    But I fucking love the one before it

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    Love this

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    But see

    that isn't the whole costume. The first costume is supposed to be very cheesy and spandex-esque

    His leather jacket covers it.

    (It is super badass though)

  • DouglasDangerDouglasDanger Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Blankzilla wrote: »
    Those aren't suspenders, dude.
    Captain-America-The-First-Avenger-trailer.jpg
    He can attach a parachute or a rappel line or what have you to them.

    The padding is armor because he is in the middle of world war II

    I'm not feeling it. It doesn't look pulpy at all. Ultimate Cap's World War II costume was good, the movie costume is silly looking.

    There are some neat ideas for Cap costumes out there. Project Rooftop had a thing.

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  • DichotomyDichotomy Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Gatsby wrote: »

    gatsby you are thinking of spider-man

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  • WeaverWeaver Storm coming FinallyRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    that pic looks funny because it looks CGI

    not because of the webbing design

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  • GatsbyGatsby ElsewhereRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Dichotomy wrote: »
    Gatsby wrote: »

    gatsby you are thinking of spider-man

    I am always thinking of Spider-Man.

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    How

    I

    how does that not look pulpy

    also his WWII costume in Ultimates is basically the costume he wears when he rocks the leather coat

  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Weaver wrote: »
    that pic looks funny because it looks CGI

    not because of the webbing design
    What

    how does that look CGI

    it is a dude in a suit

    I feel like I am taking crazy pills!

  • GatsbyGatsby ElsewhereRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    I'm not feeling it. It doesn't look pulpy at all. Ultimate Cap's World War II costume was good, the movie costume is silly looking.

    There are some neat ideas for Cap costumes out there. Project Rooftop had a thing.

    This was first place.

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    I am so overwhelmingly happy about the movie costume now.

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Cap's costume is baller.

    Baller, I say.

  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Project Rooftop has cool costumes most of the time

    Like that for instance isn't a bad design

    however it is a bad Captain America design

  • Undead ScottsmanUndead Scottsman Death Groupie Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    Grey Ghost wrote: »
    Okay, let's talk Renner
    Spoiler:

    Also I continue to love Clark Gregg as Agent Coulson
    It's like Coulson knows exactly what kind of story he's in and what's going to lead to the best outcome

    Especially
    Spoiler:
    Spoiler:

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  • existexist Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    i think movie cap's costume looks sweet as fuck

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  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    But seriously this is the best Comics Cap costume, outside of temporary ones.
    Spoiler:

  • MaceraMacera Registered User
    edited May 2011
    Blankzilla wrote: »
    Project Rooftop has cool costumes most of the time

    Like that for instance isn't a bad design

    however it is a bad Captain America design

    I think the contributions they get are in general really cool, but not a good fit for the character

    case in point:

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    I want my cap with the little wings and also to be John Walker

  • BlankzillaBlankzilla The Year 198X Being Xtreme to the MaxxRegistered User regular
    edited May 2011
    The little wings are so stupid

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