Cable #11, Wake Me Up When Something Happens [video]

Posted by G-Man (34944 posts) - - Show Bio

I just don't get what's going on.  Or why more isn't.  It seems like big things should be happening.  Who's still reading this?  Does anyone think Bishop is just so out of character?  Why hasn't he been this...angry when he first came on the scene?



  
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#1 Posted by geraldthesloth (33313 posts) - - Show Bio

I miss the badass cable :/

#2 Posted by The_Martian (36984 posts) - - Show Bio

This series sucks so bad

#3 Posted by pixelized (62882 posts) - - Show Bio

"She has an interesting haircut"
LMAO

The series has awful art, i've never seen a baby that scary as that little girl.

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#4 Posted by Mr. Wilson (6322 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't mind the series.  Its supposed to be desolate and dull.  As for Bishop, I think he is reacting like that because he's seen one future timeline (his) and doesn't want it to happen.  Its building to Messiah War.

#5 Posted by Hawk (15833 posts) - - Show Bio

6 Dozen eggs
1 crowbar
2 pine apples
1 Tricycle? ...............sounds like a pretty awesome party.

#6 Posted by Kurrent (14070 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't think the series is that bad but I do think it can be better. This past issue was pretty bad and the art didn't help it one bit. Hopefully it picks up with the Messiah War coming up

#7 Posted by mrenb (156 posts) - - Show Bio

When Cable was "introduced" way back when, that's when X-Men jumped the shark.  I'd been reading and collecting X-Men, New Mutants, X-Factor, etc.  up until then.  At that point, with Cable, I thought "huh?"   I will be honest and say I haven't picked up an X-Men since that time.  The writing was done so poorly, so crappy, that I gave up on X-Men.   Looks like nothing has changed.

#8 Posted by Slinger (7640 posts) - - Show Bio

I liked this issue and thought the art was an improvement.

And Hope is seven years old now.

#9 Posted by Kurrent (14070 posts) - - Show Bio
Slinger said:
"I liked this issue and thought the art was an improvement.

And Hope is seven years old now."
Really you liked the art? Olivetti's style is not really my cup of tea he makes Cable look old like Clint Eastwood in Gran Tarino but is was better then the middle of the book IMO

Yeah Hope is 7 now she said her full name is Hope Cable Summers
#10 Posted by Slinger (7640 posts) - - Show Bio

Yeah, but Cable is old now isn't he? He's been on the run for 7 years, and he wasn't too young when he started out right?

#11 Posted by Kurrent (14070 posts) - - Show Bio

Older yes but old I don't think so...maybe its the white hair.....LOL

#12 Posted by xcodebro!x (68 posts) - - Show Bio

OMG are you dudes kidding me??!! Areil Olivetti is like my fav artist. The only thing I hated about this comic was that he didnt draw the whole thing! Oh man, I cant believe my eyes when I read this stuff. This is like my fav series.... Although I agree nothing is really happening right now..... Its still way sweet....

#13 Posted by Kurrent (14070 posts) - - Show Bio
xcodebro!x said:
"OMG are you dudes kidding me??!! Areil Olivetti is like my fav artist. The only thing I hated about this comic was that he didnt draw the whole thing! Oh man, I cant believe my eyes when I read this stuff. This is like my fav series.... Although I agree nothing is really happening right now..... Its still way sweet...."
hey man as long as they make a Cable book  I will buy it and im not knocking Olivetti Im just saying his style doesn't suit my taste
#14 Posted by G-Man (34944 posts) - - Show Bio
Slinger said:
"I liked this issue and thought the art was an improvement.

And Hope is seven years old now."
I went based on the 1527 days mentioned.
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#15 Posted by xcodebro!x (68 posts) - - Show Bio

Okay. thats fine... but Did you see his stuff when he was on the original Punisher War Journal? So Sweet!

#16 Posted by Kurrent (14070 posts) - - Show Bio
xcodebro!x said:
"Okay. thats fine... but Did you see his stuff when he was on the original Punisher War Journal? So Sweet!"
I will that style of art looked better on Punisher
#17 Posted by G-Man (34944 posts) - - Show Bio

I just don't like the kid's haircut.

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#18 Posted by Kurrent (14070 posts) - - Show Bio
G-Man said:
"I just don't like the kid's haircut.

"
She looks likes she 40 with that hair cuts
#19 Posted by The_Martian (36984 posts) - - Show Bio
Kurrent said:
"Slinger said:
"I liked this issue and thought the art was an improvement.

And Hope is seven years old now."
Really you liked the art? Olivetti's style is not really my cup of tea he makes Cable look old like Clint Eastwood in Gran Tarino but is was better then the middle of the book IMO"
I like Olivetti's art, just not for the whole comic book. Maybe just the covers.
#20 Posted by Precise (22886 posts) - - Show Bio
G-Man said:
"I just don't like the kid's haircut.

"
It is pretty bad..
#21 Posted by G-Man (34944 posts) - - Show Bio

It's funny since on the cover she even has longer hair.  Maybe in the future, your hair stops growing.

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#22 Posted by pixelized (62882 posts) - - Show Bio
Kurrent said:
"G-Man said:
"I just don't like the kid's haircut.

"
She looks likes she 40 with that hair cuts"
She does, she looks too old, too mature to be 7. Very Creepy
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#23 Posted by The_Martian (36984 posts) - - Show Bio
pixelized said:
"Kurrent said:
"G-Man said:
"I just don't like the kid's haircut.

"
She looks likes she 40 with that hair cuts"
She does, she looks too old, too mature to be 7. Very Creepy"
Then again, you have to consider since she was a baby, people have been getting killed around her. That might make you grow up a little faster than you should.
#24 Posted by pixelized (62882 posts) - - Show Bio

I think it's just the posing, the largeness of her head in relation to her body makes her feel older.. along with the business woman haircut.

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#25 Posted by Slinger (7640 posts) - - Show Bio
G-Man said:
"Slinger said:
"I liked this issue and thought the art was an improvement.

And Hope is seven years old now."
I went based on the 1527 days mentioned."
Psh. Math teachers.

When I said I thought the art was an improvement I meant the stuff Olivetti didn't do.
#26 Posted by xcodebro!x (68 posts) - - Show Bio

She doesnt have a mom. So of course she's gonna have a dude looking haircut....

#27 Posted by G-Man (34944 posts) - - Show Bio
Slinger said:
"G-Man said:
"Slinger said:
"I liked this issue and thought the art was an improvement.

And Hope is seven years old now."
I went based on the 1527 days mentioned."
Psh. Math teachers.

When I said I thought the art was an improvement I meant the stuff Olivetti didn't do."
Yeah, it's 4.18-ish years that Cable's been doing his narration.  There was a tiny bit of time before he took off in Messiah Complex so I don't know if that count refers strictly to her age or just the time he decided to start counting.
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#28 Edited by Slinger (7640 posts) - - Show Bio

I actually noticed the disparity in the days he had counted and the age that Hope said when I read it too. I assumed that Cable was counting days he's been on the run from the roach people and not Bishop.

And, I don't think her hair is that bad, but she does look a little older than 7, maybe 12-ish.

#29 Posted by Paint (22 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm a little confused. Is Hope the name of Cable's wife of the baby mutant? Because this panel got me confused.

#30 Posted by G-Man (34944 posts) - - Show Bio

His future wife was Hope.  After she was killed, he named (finally) named the girl Hope as well.

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#31 Posted by Korg (11931 posts) - - Show Bio

The child and the woman share the same name.

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