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Megg, Mogg, and Owl by Phyllis Shittingridge - Sun, 02 Mar 2014 23:19:52 EST ID:PFWMRHIR No.33457 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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just dumping a little bit because this shit is glorious and hard to obtain
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Jack Drollerson - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 04:17:52 EST ID:40O/q/S/ No.43073 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43013
you are a god, thank you
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Phyllis Pebberhidging - Sat, 08 Apr 2017 11:42:20 EST ID:Wgew8T2M No.43074 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Just got finished reading everything in this thread, and I have a few more downloaded for later. Honestly one of the best comics I've ever read.

Big thank you to OP and everyone else who contributed.

Owl is the best character
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Hamilton Toothood - Wed, 19 Apr 2017 22:50:26 EST ID:U8LqNiAA No.43093 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Holy shit, these comics were awesome.
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Ebenezer Fannerman - Sun, 23 Apr 2017 09:28:53 EST ID:OOjubTde No.43097 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Anybody have that cropped reaction image of owl looking over his shoulder whilst bleeding from the mouth? Been looking for 15 minutes, can't find squat. Can't remember exactly what the speech bubble said.
>>40877
Read the books & saw the cartoon as a kid. I got the reference the first time I saw this stuff. Made it all the more trippy.
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cerebus - Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:47:43 EST ID:pjPKNobv No.43100 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Thank you so much.


Bump While Reading #3 by Cedric Grimforth - Wed, 10 Aug 2016 15:09:24 EST ID:L2fZa561 No.42495 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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>BWR
>post what comic you are reading or have read recently

I just picked up All Star Batman #1. The art for Two-Face is fucking amazing. I liked the twist of Alfred having such a big secret that he was willing to betray Bruce to To-Face in order to keep it hidden. I wonder what skeletons are in Alfie's closet...

RIP the old thread, it lasted 16 months.
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Lydia Sablingwadging - Sun, 05 Mar 2017 21:26:47 EST ID:N3S9OWBL No.43014 Report Quick Reply
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I've been digging Green Arrow's Rebirth series, so I went back to some old school GA books. First I read Longbow Hunters, now I'm getting into the famous Green Lantern - Green Arrow series, where they team up literally just for being green. The premise is that Ollie takes Hal on an SJW road trip of America to fight fat businessmen who abuse poor people. Preachy out the ass but that what Green Arrow is all about anyways.

If your going to read Rebirth, I suggest reading Longbow Hunters and then The Fear Machine to get acquainted with Ollie's current teammates and their origin stories.
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Nigel Blatherway - Mon, 06 Mar 2017 03:04:47 EST ID:FyqGaGp7 No.43015 Ignore Report Quick Reply
latest Tower of God. for 300+ chapters bam's history has been "he was in a cave" and a few ambiguous hints. someone finally explains where bam came from, and in a single chapter without stringing it out. i hope the author hasn't been diagnosed with turbo cancer or something.
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Lydia Sablingwadging - Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:06:22 EST ID:N3S9OWBL No.43018 Report Quick Reply
>>43015
I look forward to reading that. Attack On Titan took 4 chapters to explain their backstory, I'm glad SIU managed to TLDR it.

Anyways, I finished Doom Patrol by Morrison and it was fucking balls out epic.
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Graham Gogglenot - Mon, 06 Mar 2017 22:28:19 EST ID:Pw6WyfoN No.43019 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43018
it seems like we got less than a fourth of the backstory here though. it just makes me even more curious. she admits she can't tell everything, and it's obvious we're getting the the broadest of broad-strokes after listening to her story. that line about the information we didn't hear potentially "ruining" bam was especially ominous. she didn't explain the significance of his name either, I have a vague feeling that "the 25th night" means something sinister.
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Augustus Shittingwill - Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:20:55 EST ID:FYzxDu3u No.43099 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The Firefly comics are getting pretty intense, it finally feels like a real season 2.


Fixing the X-Men by Nell Grimwater - Fri, 17 Mar 2017 18:29:04 EST ID:HNCSxILI No.43039 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Let's say Marvel hires you tomorrow to fix the X-Men. (think DC Rebirth in response to the New 52)

In the current world of Marvel comics
  • Where should the X-Men -- and mutants -- be in the greater Marvel landscape? Any big picture ideas?
  • How many books (solo & team) should there be?
  • How many teams should there be in-universe?
  • What kind of writers / artists would you be hiring?
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Betsy Pindlehood - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 20:55:44 EST ID:9tbN1KZ4 No.43087 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43084
luckily it wasn't a writer inserting shit so the storyline and characters weren't effected, and the outrage is entirely centered on the penciler who inserted the imagery. it can be digitally removed very easily too, and they can always get a new penciler of equal or greater skill.
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Henry Gimblesine - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 01:32:47 EST ID:VEuqFKdz No.43089 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>43084
Funny enough, the creator of Kamala Kahn was fuckin PISSED about this. She ripped into the guy on Twitter, was glad his career is toast.
He already drew for the next issue or two, but they had always planned to have a rotating team of artists, so I guess they can easily remove him without disrupting the series. (Unlike Doom Patrol, which is on hiatus because the artist is supposedly still drawing it)

But you know, I'm starting to think my copy of X-Men Gold #1 will be a pretty decent collectors item one day. Could net me some good money.
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Sophie Geggletin - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:56:53 EST ID:ICf/yfMY No.43090 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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What if the x-men were lame all along and it's really the inhumans who were cool?

Seriously though, I find most of marvel impenetrable. So my call would be to tell smaller stories that require no understanding of the universe or limited series free from continuity. But I'd do the something with every Marvel character.
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Shit Nozzleville - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:45:27 EST ID:xfltTItF No.43091 Report Quick Reply
Anyone else here love X-Men Blue way more than Gold? Based Bunn once again writing the only good X-book for the third era in a row (Magneto during the Bendis era, Uncanny during the Lemire run, now this). Weapon X sucked, though.
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Phineas Nicklestock - Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:28:41 EST ID:VEuqFKdz No.43098 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43091
Eh, I think they're about even. Need to wait for the first arcs to end to render that kind of judgement.

Weapon X was average, but I am interested in that new character they're bringing in. I'm guessing it's a new 616 version of Jimmy Hudson (Wolverine's son in the Ultimate universe)
It's kinda fucking stupid though, we don't need all these fucking Wolverines. Nobody wants all these Wolverines. They just want normal fucking Logan. The only reason people like X-23 is because of all the character development she had BEFORE she inexplicably decided to just be Wolverine instead of her own person.

Fucks sake, if youre gonna kill off a character, even temporarily, stick with it. Don't cop-out by making some other character randomly decide to be their successor and/or shitting out a pile of knockoff, dollar store versions of that character.


The best Eddie Brock/Venom story lines by Hugh Sibbertuck - Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:07:13 EST ID:LYkzF5Av No.42594 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What are the best comic books of Eddie as Venom?
P.S. Don't post any Flash Thompson shit!
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Charles Blackfuck - Fri, 10 Feb 2017 09:27:09 EST ID:ICf/yfMY No.42942 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42941
I can't imagine that guy holding a camera.
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Eugene Gellerfitch - Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:31:36 EST ID:WZZx5TRx No.42964 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42942
He'd probably smell it, then eat it.
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Fanny Weblingfield - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:05:59 EST ID:8UvcAJvy No.42980 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Eddie is going to be a Venom again!
Yeah baby, the original Venom will be back in the upcoming Venom chapter!
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Fanny Weblingfield - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:16:29 EST ID:8UvcAJvy No.42983 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>42594
Here's the better quality version of that picture
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Simon Gagglelock - Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:31:09 EST ID:JI9EW6tq No.43096 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Eddie is back, bitches!
http://marvel.wikia.com/wiki/Edward_Brock_(Earth-616)


Weird Manga by Cyril Mizzlesun - Fri, 21 Apr 2017 04:52:41 EST ID:/sRP6oA+ No.43094 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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So i read this weird manga many years ago and I've never been able to figure out what it was. I remember a few things, a convenience store robbery with a clerk watching porn, giant wresters with naked women climbing all over them, a character that grabs a censor bar and breaks it revealing an entire 2 pages worth of a close up set of boobs. No idea on title or anything. Any suggestions?


One Piece by Frederick Cublingfield - Fri, 07 Nov 2014 07:46:47 EST ID:4FuwJFMm No.37058 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I figure One Piece will be put under the spotlight now that Naruto is officially over. I was curious as to how many people in /616/ keep up with One Piece. Hopefully this thread will reach the limit like the Naruto thread did. If not, then no big deal. One Piece was being brought up in the Naruto general, as well as the party thread.

If you haven't fucked with it before, it's a pretty solid manga. The fights aren't really memorable, but the characters make up for everything. And SOME of the films were surprisingly good, unlike the Naruto films. However, reading One Piece is a terrible chore to do until Water 7 arc. Alabasta and Skypiea arc were ridiculously long and boring. I promise you that you'll be rewarded for your efforts once you reach Water 7.

Supposedly the manga is at a really good part, but I haven't read it since Sabo ate the Mera Mera no Mi. But I promised myself that I was marathon these chapters once the semester is over.
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Jack Blovingfoot - Sun, 07 Aug 2016 13:24:37 EST ID:MzQGMLea No.42483 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42475
weirdly dark? you mean the whole dictatorship stuff there was in dressrosa isn't creepy as fuck? before that, there was a mad scientist trying out biological weapons and testing out special drugs to make kids giants. before even that, we had a racism arc. One Piece has always been "weirdly" dark, we're seeing stuff that is legit terrifying mostly from the eyes of luffy, who is a very simpleminded person. the op world is very fucked up yo
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Reuben Dimmleford - Fri, 28 Oct 2016 04:19:34 EST ID:A4d3lyIn No.42712 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The new chapter killed me, fuck that was heart breaking.
So is Luffy's tooth gone for good or
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Cornelius Clubblepeck - Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:25:34 EST ID:Akf9jar2 No.42714 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42712
It wasn't that great until the end. I honestly don't remember if he has ever said it before, but Luffy putting aside his own dream is big. Wonder what is Luffy going to do once he discovers they've got Zeff and Sanji's hands hostage. Considering how dumb this manga gets at certain times, it's possible Judge himself or even one of the Vinsmoke kids is going to directly tell him the situation just because.
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Eliza Sedgewell - Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:01:34 EST ID:k4yA+jd+ No.43047 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>42712
little milk will do
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Jenny Billingfuck - Sun, 16 Apr 2017 17:09:11 EST ID:gjef+f1h No.43092 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>Liking any of the race Traitors


Marvel hates diversity by Cedric Wendlehan - Tue, 04 Apr 2017 03:31:06 EST ID:XIWNydXc No.43067 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/article/39487917/marvel-boss-says-move-towards-more-diverse-characters-is-killing-sales

Honestly... it's just their shitty shoehorning of "diversity" that is killing sales.
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Isabella Nengerway - Wed, 05 Apr 2017 06:23:02 EST ID:jNMqUSC0 No.43069 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Rebooting and forcing a message of diversity are both tough pills to swallow. You put them together, and it's a suppository people won't take unless they really effing need it. Both DC and Marvel are kind of caught up in that jive, don't fix it if it ain't broken.
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Fucking Dommlesat - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:58:42 EST ID:DxhBNIMq No.43086 Ignore Report Quick Reply
please go back to /co/
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Henry Brobblemedge - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 21:48:56 EST ID:OOjubTde No.43088 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43086
noh


High Fantasy Shit by Reuben Sunnerson - Thu, 09 Mar 2017 23:22:39 EST ID:3jnq6K5n No.43021 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Need help guys!

I was never a fan of comics, i've only finished Sandman(wich is really fucking awesome) and some indie shit that i dont remember the name, but then the other day i stumbled into this marvelous mother fucker, and i've simply loved it, read all the issues and then "Elves" from the same universe, and i desperately need more.

Gotta admit, it was the first time google has let me down, searched for hours and didn't find something like that.

What im looking for exactly is this level of art (graphics? im not an expert), and the medieval fantasy setting (dwarves, elves, orcs, the whole pack)

I even asked this to two friends of mine who love comics, but to no avail. Help me out bros, please!

PS: not sure if i can make such a request in this board, but since i've seen nothing in the rules, im assuming it's good to go.
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Cornelius Shakeford - Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:37:59 EST ID:Pw6WyfoN No.43035 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43032
Feng Shen Ji
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Thomas Clopperbene - Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:49:41 EST ID:Lshd4TZq No.43036 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Ooh, recommend thread? I'll give it a shot.

Cerebus The Aardvark, by Dave Sim. 300 issues, culminating in the character's death, was the idea he started with, and he gets kudos for completing the mission, even if he completely lost his mind before the end. Started off as a Conan parody, moved into satire and gorgeous artwork, solid paced storytelling, shot off in some weird directions as the author's sanity started to show cracks.

Berserk.

Vinland Saga.

Bone. High fantasy, with protagonists from the wrong genre. Kind of like if Pogo Possum wandered into Lord Of The Rings, or Cheech Wizard was switched with Thomas Covenant.

Poison Elves.

Den (Richard Corben). Big bald naked guy kicking lizardmen with his cock and balls flapping about. Den kicks lizardmen and fucks their bitches, doesn't wear pants, what's not to like?

Hal Foster's original run on Prince Valiant.
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Shit Wettingwater - Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:47:58 EST ID:OOjubTde No.43044 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>43032
Couldn't remember the name so relied on /616/'s knowhow to pick up the slack. Thanks Cornelius.
It's a comic from Hong Kong based loosely on Chinese myth or history or something. Be warned; it's over 100 issues. That put me off reading past the opening arc, but that still left a stronger impression than anything else I could name. Maybe I'll man up and try again someday. That pic is one of the least hype I saved. In just 5 fucking issues. It's insane.
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Emma Hemmlepat - Tue, 11 Apr 2017 07:03:54 EST ID:HV2gMSQa No.43083 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43036
I should mention the Elric comics, they're all usually quite good.
And Requiem: Vampire Knight is more fun than should be legal.
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Samuel Gallyhood - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:00:34 EST ID:FWSgLmtp No.43085 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>43083
And The Dreamquest Of Unknown Kadath, I could never find every issue but I really enjoyed it.


Alan Moore's The Birth Caul by Phineas Chudgestare - Sun, 19 Feb 2017 14:36:44 EST ID:tTPMDRw8 No.42963 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Now available on YouBoob: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QoABdaomlCE
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Caroline Crishsin - Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:41:38 EST ID:AJ/43nIb No.43080 Ignore Report Quick Reply
seems interesting, ill save it for later. thank you


The Walking Dead Issue 138 - ? by Nicholas Bromblesare - Wed, 11 Mar 2015 20:32:27 EST ID:BmMYaJEs No.38569 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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RIP old thread.

So, the theory to Alpha's identity was wrong, but that was a pretty good issue. I especially liked one of the entries in the Letter Hacks.

So, that was some drama for nothing with with Gregory (probably?).
That was some pretty crazy shit with the Whisperers... Did Dante say... THOUSANDS? There's no way. No fucking way.
Did anyone else assume Lydia is a liar and manipulator?
They call their leader Alpha, their leader makes her own daughter call her Alpha, maybe rape is a common thing there, and Alpha is fucking nuts and just lets her daughter get raped because if she isn't good enough to get them off her back, she's just too beta?
That ending page with Carl was awesome and him going on an epic quest is also fucking awesome.

Where the fuck is Michonne?
Question for those who have seen issue 141's cover: Does Carl go free Negan for help on this journey?
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Samuel Clablingtune - Sat, 01 Apr 2017 13:08:25 EST ID:mPhk+Hir No.43062 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43056
i hate you so much.
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George Hedgetane - Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:38:14 EST ID:Op3uvO7Y No.43070 Ignore Report Quick Reply
so it's been forever since i've read any of this. Just finished 156. HOLY SHIT! I knew that Negan would kill Alpha. Accidentally spoiled that for myself. Was NOT expecting the line "Wait until RICK gets a look at you..."

fuckin brutal. I love Negan
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Fanny Dartville - Wed, 05 Apr 2017 22:17:15 EST ID:Op3uvO7Y No.43072 Ignore Report Quick Reply
All caught up. NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

maybe. like others have said im not convinced it isn't a stray bullet.

>>43009
I disagree. Big development being Saviors are there right now imo. Some or all of Dwight's group is likely to die, and I know that's small-time compared to Andrea, but they're important and not just randos. I get what you're saying though, I just don't mind follow-through with known developments before diving into a new pile of shit for the Gang.
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Thomas Cricklelock - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 01:44:23 EST ID:L4uReb7n No.43075 Ignore Report Quick Reply
http://www.skybound.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/TWD167-Cover.png
https://vignette3.wikia.nocookie.net/walkingdead/images/1/1f/TWD168_Cover.jpg/revision/latest/scale-to-width-down/325?cb=20170321095512
Those are the covers for the next two issues. Look at them at your own risk.
All speculation here:
Andrea is a goner. Rick is a cripple. Only one men can quell the these fucking renegades. All hail Negan the SAVIOR. We're going to Ohio.
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Thomas Cricklelock - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 01:53:55 EST ID:L4uReb7n No.43076 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43075
Quick followup
Yeah, the Saviors might say fuck off and gun Negan down. But there's no way this shit ends without some follow up between Carl and Negan's relationship. Maybe Negan DOES turn on them and Carl makes good on his desire to kill him. Don't see it though. I think Negan has bought into the leadership of Rick and they're heading to Ohio with the forces they have with Negan as their greatest warrior. But Kirkman could surprise us, sometimes he goes for shock over good writing... or, what I think is good writing anyway.
I dunno how many of you guys follow Here's Negan, but if you saw what I saw him do in just these latest four pages, he wasn't lying... toughest son of a bitch left alive.


Marvel's 'Generations': Original Wolverine, Hulk, Iron Man and more to return by James Honeydale - Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:12:46 EST ID:Nn5dLtkq No.43051 Report Reply Quick Reply
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Here we go again. Marvel's been in a death spiral since Hickman left.
http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/marvels-generations-original-wolverine-hulk-iron-man-return/story?id=46331912
-Iron Man (Tony Stark and Riri Williams) – written by Brian Michael Bendis
-Spider-Man (Peter Parker and Miles Morales) – Brian Michael Bendis
-Ms. Marvel (Carol Danvers and Kamala Khan) – G. Willow Wilson
-Thor (Odinson and Jane Foster) – Jason Aaron
-Hawkeye (Clint Barton and Kate Bishop) – Kelly Thompson
-Hulk (Bruce Banner and Amadeus Cho) – Greg Pak
-Jean Grey (young and older) – Dennis Hopeless
-Wolverine (Logan and X23) – Tom Taylor
-Captain Marvel (Mar-Vell and Carol Danvers) – Margie Stohl
-Captain America (Steve Rogers and Sam Wilson) – Nick Spencer
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Ebenezer Duckfuck - Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:59:53 EST ID:OOjubTde No.43054 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Nigga Hickman was shit.

They've been in a death spiral since literally filing for bankruptcy in the 90s.
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George Covingkedge - Thu, 30 Mar 2017 05:32:44 EST ID:C7cd21rc No.43059 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43054
Not to mention selling the X-Men to Fox. Not just licensing, but fucking selling their golden goose. And pretending they still had the property so they could pretend to licence it out to the Mutant X TV show, which got their asses sued by both companies.

I feel sorry for the Mutant X production, they had to make an X-Men show without any X-Men characters.
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Sophie Crizzlefoot - Sat, 01 Apr 2017 09:02:03 EST ID:PWBOOfHS No.43061 Ignore Report Quick Reply
These are all one-shots with a common theme. Out this summer and fall.

>No Ghost Rider
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Nicholas Pirrylud - Sun, 02 Apr 2017 11:13:41 EST ID:c03AlIPM No.43063 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>43054
This, Marvel has been shitty with only the occasional good arch or miniseries since the mid 90s. That is also when comics stopped looking like comics and instead became a mess of gradients and poor coloring choices vomited out by photoshop. The art styles also changed from slightly exaggerated and stylized fine arts figure drawing to crosshatched cartoons without bones, thanks to Liefeld, McFarlane and Jim Lee's popularity. I know Kirby and Ditko were wonky at times but after that you had technically excellent guys like John Buscema, Neal Adams, John Byrne and Romita Sr run the show and dictate what to aim for.

>>43059
Giving Spiderman to Sony was probably even worse. Those movies were successful even before the capeshit craze took off.

>>43051
I don't think bringing the original characters back will help much if they still keep the shitty writers around and keep the new legacy characters in the books to stink them up.
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John Hedgefield - Sun, 02 Apr 2017 23:32:08 EST ID:VEuqFKdz No.43065 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Looks like Marvel's trying to have their cake and eat it too.


Savage Dragon by Esther Dodgefeck - Fri, 18 Mar 2016 01:16:24 EST ID:JiyuTtIf No.41678 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Took a look at Dragon for the first time in years.

Jesus, do people really still read this shit? Out of what, nostalgia?
Is Erik Larsen losing his shit like Frank Miller and Wally Wood did, or does he just not care anymore?

I stopped reading Dragon when he realised he could draw the regular book in his 24 hour comic style and people would still buy it.
Also the way he'd kill his female characters for shock value was starting to feel a bit Women In Fridges John Byrne creepy misogynist.
Plus his whole fight with Peter David made him look like an angry German kid freaking out while playing Call Of Duty.

But seriously, this is his dream job, supporting himself making the comic he created when he was a kid, if that doesn't float his boat enough to occasionally bother drawing a fucking background, or a fight that isn't a page of PUNCH PUNCH PUNCH panels, man, you need to try something new. Start a ministry, or become a tuna fisherman, or go to clown college.
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Betsy Berryfone - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:01:20 EST ID:cDjMvTvR No.42950 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41712
>>41713
Jesus, I'm glad I stopped reading when the Earth exploded
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Molly Lightbury - Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:58:02 EST ID:xR4VGrnh No.42961 Ignore Report Quick Reply
some one quick tell me his fight with peter david!
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Lillian Fanderforth - Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:20:26 EST ID:sQh1yarZ No.42965 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42961
See, it all started when Todd McFarlane challenged Peter David to a public debate over whether comics needed writers, which he lost, predictably, as McFarlane can barely string two words together, and had admitted to never reading books.

Erik Larsen tends to go crazy if anyone messes with his husbandu Todd, so he published a four page rant in Savage Dragon's letters page that, after you remove all the insults and repetition, boiled down to
A. He didn't think it was fair that Peter David brought notes to the debate, which he likened to bringing a gun to a knife fight,
B. He didn't like how PD had referred to the Image founders as "tykes", which he took as an attack on his MANHOOD as a husband and father, and
C. That Peter David was a plagiarist, BUT he neglected to specify what David was supposed to have plagiarised.

PD's response was to ask what he was supposed to have stolen, and Larsen wrote another four page rant, which, minus the insults and repetition, was basically NO. PD's response was more or less "No, really, what?", and Larsen writes ANOTHER four page REEEEE which, minus the insults and repetition, boiled down, was that Peter David had stolen a line of dialogue from Return Of The Sinister Six, about The Hulk "giving someone the finger" by flicking them unconscious with one finger. At which point Peter David was all "That's it, I'm talking to a retard, I'm outie." Not in so many words.

Afterwards Erik Larsen drew Peter David in Savage Dragon standing on a pile of shit, drew Peter David surrounded by flies being rude at a restaurant, and probably other crap I don't know because I stopped reading by then.

I think he also took shots at Neil Gaiman over the Angela and Miracleman lawsuits. I wish Todd and Erik would stop lying to themselves and their fans, divorce their beards, and go get married in Canada.
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George Covingkedge - Thu, 30 Mar 2017 05:35:11 EST ID:C7cd21rc No.43060 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I think in the end Erik Larsen was reduced to calling Peter David a "Fat, overweight, balding ESSAYIST".

Stay classy, Erik.
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Nicholas Pirrylud - Sun, 02 Apr 2017 11:26:32 EST ID:c03AlIPM No.43064 Ignore Report Quick Reply
His art always looked like when he inked it himself. He holds the pen in a really funky way and does not bother with details. He is one of those pencillers that need a really tight inker who isn't afraid to fill in details and add to the pencils instead of just taking away from them. Larsen's panel design and dynamic poses is what used to make his art palatable but he's slipping on all fronts.


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