MotW 12-24-08 Mind Fu Batman (Holiday Edition)

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  • FencingsaxFencingsax It is difficult to get a man to understand, when his salary depends upon his not understanding GNU Terry PratchettRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Not according to solicits for USM.
    Shit, I haven't seen those. Well that sucks.

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  • SentrySentry Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Fencingsax wrote: »
    Not according to solicits for USM.
    Shit, I haven't seen those. Well that sucks.

    Yeah, USM 129 pretty much occurs right before Ultimatum 1.

    By the way, since it's called Ultimatum... shouldn't there have been some kind of... I dunno... ultimatum?

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    When I was a little kid, I always pretended I was the hero,' Skip said.
    'Fuck yeah, me too. What little kid ever pretended to be part of the lynch-mob?'
  • FencingsaxFencingsax It is difficult to get a man to understand, when his salary depends upon his not understanding GNU Terry PratchettRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    So where have the intervening 3 years or whatever gone? Are we just ignoring that Ultimates 2 happened a year after Ultimates 1?

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  • Bloods EndBloods End Blade of Tyshalle Punch dimensionRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Sentry wrote: »
    Fencingsax wrote: »
    Not according to solicits for USM.
    Shit, I haven't seen those. Well that sucks.

    Yeah, USM 129 pretty much occurs right before Ultimatum 1.

    By the way, since it's called Ultimatum... shouldn't there have been some kind of... I dunno... ultimatum?

    I don't think Jephy actually knows what Ultimatum means.

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  • SentrySentry Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Fencingsax wrote: »
    So where have the intervening 3 years or whatever gone? Are we just ignoring that Ultimates 2 happened a year after Ultimates 1?

    I dunno... I don't follow the Ultimates past the trades for 1 and 2. I know the USM timeline just went wonky, with them basically retelling the events of the Ultimate Spider-Man video game, then
    having gwen show up when she actually escaped during the Green Goblin fight
    so I have no clue what is occurring when.

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    When I was a little kid, I always pretended I was the hero,' Skip said.
    'Fuck yeah, me too. What little kid ever pretended to be part of the lynch-mob?'
  • DJ EebsDJ Eebs Moderator mod
    edited December 2008
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  • SentrySentry Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    that...

    that is the greatest thing ever.

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    When I was a little kid, I always pretended I was the hero,' Skip said.
    'Fuck yeah, me too. What little kid ever pretended to be part of the lynch-mob?'
  • deadonthestreetdeadonthestreet Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Who wrote that?

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  • KyleWPetersonKyleWPeterson Registered User
    edited December 2008
    I'm sort of curious, why did so many of you pick up Ultimatum? Loeb has been a terrible writer for a long time now, and by purchasing his crap you're just encouraging Marvel to put him on more stuff. I mean, it's obviously your money and you're allowed to spend it on whatever you want, but is this a series you really want to support?

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  • DJ EebsDJ Eebs Moderator mod
    edited December 2008
    Who wrote that?

    brian reed

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  • ThorionThorion __BANNED USERS
    edited December 2008
    I didn't.

    Let no more be said of this subject.

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  • Robos A Go GoRobos A Go Go Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    I'm sort of curious, why did so many of you pick up Ultimatum? Loeb has been a terrible writer for a long time now, and by purchasing his crap you're just encouraging Marvel to put him on more stuff. I mean, it's obviously your money and you're allowed to spend it on whatever you want, but is this a series you really want to support?

    I didn't pick it up. I just read the scans on scans_daily.

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  • FencingsaxFencingsax It is difficult to get a man to understand, when his salary depends upon his not understanding GNU Terry PratchettRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Who wrote that?

    brian reed
    Reed really needs to be put on something else, because I can't stand his Ms. Marvel. I thought he was a middling writer, but apparently Ms. Marvel is just not a good match for him.

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  • Canada_jezusCanada_jezus Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Only just read it, but i have to say. Holy shit the immortal iron first.

    Holy shit.

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    You know who I fucking hate? Pony.

    I don't know why, I just felt the need to say that.
  • CrimsondudeCrimsondude Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Ms. Marvel. Spidey's cameo and he gets the last word.
    How exactly does he expect to go on a date with her?

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  • Junior YankJunior Yank Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    DraXXXen wrote: »
    anywho....MOTW for me, buying every single Hellboy TPB (8) and thinking 'oh ho! tis reading will last me for my entire holidays'....cut to 14 hours later: I'm lying on the floor, there are books everywhere, my brain is engorged with awesome and i'm pretty sure I owe Mignola my first born.

    If you want another day of good reading, I highly recommend the Guy Davis-drawn TPBs of "BPRD". The first two volumes aren't bad either (especially the one with Ryan Sook on art), but the Mignola/Arcudi/Davis stuff is fantastic.

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  • CrayonCrayon Sleeps in the wrong bed. TejasRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Loeb's Superman run was the best thing to ever happen to the Superman books. You guys are just cynical asstards.

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  • McClyMcCly Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    I'm really warming up to Stuart Immomen's art. It's not Bagley, but it'll do.

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  • FCDFCD Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Crayon wrote: »
    Loeb's Superman run was the best thing to ever happen to the Superman books. You guys are just cynical asstards.

    Fair enough. Doesn't mean he'll ever do anything as good again, though.

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  • CrayonCrayon Sleeps in the wrong bed. TejasRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    FCD wrote: »
    Crayon wrote: »
    Loeb's Superman run was the best thing to ever happen to the Superman books. You guys are just cynical asstards.

    Fair enough. Doesn't mean he'll ever do anything as good again, though.

    But he did. It's called Fallen Son. That shit was magical.

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  • Bloods EndBloods End Blade of Tyshalle Punch dimensionRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Ever?

    Really?

    Really?

    Come on.

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  • Bloods EndBloods End Blade of Tyshalle Punch dimensionRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Anyways, MotW was Farscape. The entire issue for just being so right.

    And Indiana Jones, for having him rip off a girls shirt. For science.

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  • projectmayhemprojectmayhem Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
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    This is my moment of the year. Bless you Geebs.

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  • DarkWarriorDarkWarrior __BANNED USERS
    edited December 2008
    That comic is total bullshit. Like Santa couldn't handle the Infinity Gauntlet. Way to forget characterisation writers.

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  • bobgorilabobgorila Registered User
    edited December 2008
    By Neptunes' Nether Regions!

    I laughed until I cried ;_;

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    I like my women how I like my coffee.

    Anally.
  • VirralVirral Registered User
    edited December 2008
    There is no way I couldn't swipe that for a new sig

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  • FCDFCD Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Bloods End wrote: »
    Ever?

    Really?

    Really?

    Come on.

    'Ever' was a bit harsh, I admit. But honestly, some writers have a good run, but then lose whatever spark made it happen later on.

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  • Mr PinkMr Pink I got cats for youRegistered User regular
    edited December 2008
    I am the king of all snowball throwers.

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  • McClyMcCly Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Alcoholic robot reindeer!

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  • Look Out it's Sabs!Look Out it's Sabs! Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    McCly wrote: »
    Alcoholic robot reindeer!

    They are his drinking buddies.

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  • NinjabearNinjabear Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    "Tony, it's pretty freaking weird that you had robotic reindeer just laying around." :lol:

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  • smokmnkysmokmnky Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    NA was really good this week. Althought I still hate Tam's Jessica Jones, I mean she would never wear belly shirts, come on man.

    Ms Marvel this week was really fun. I am really enjoying Reed's run

    Nova was badass and probably my MotW.

    Ultimatum was just ok I didn't think it was all horrible, although the stuff with Cap and Thor was not good

    U. Spider-man continues to be awesome. Johnny and Spider-woman was pretty funny.

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  • FCDFCD Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    God, I hate belly shirts so much. I hate them the way some people hate pouches.

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  • WeaverWeaver Who are you? What do you want?Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    christmas thing is neat but the gems can't be combined anymore

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  • AntimatterAntimatter Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    All I can say to that is, "So?" Maybe for this story, they can be combined.

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  • SentrySentry Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Weaver wrote: »
    christmas thing is neat but the gems can't be combined anymore

    This is why people hate comic book fans.

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    When I was a little kid, I always pretended I was the hero,' Skip said.
    'Fuck yeah, me too. What little kid ever pretended to be part of the lynch-mob?'
  • WeaverWeaver Who are you? What do you want?Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    Hey I liked it I'm just saying is all

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  • McClyMcCly Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    It's the Illuminati, so it's obviously before they were separated.

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  • DarkWarriorDarkWarrior __BANNED USERS
    edited December 2008
    Why is that so? Last I heard the Illuminati have one each which is hidden away and in this comic they reunited them to help Santa.

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  • WeaverWeaver Who are you? What do you want?Registered User regular
    edited December 2008
    no see the living tribunal made the gems not work with each other anymore after adam warlock went crazy

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