Daken/X-23: Collision, set for March

#1 Posted by Morpheus_ (29696 posts) - - Show Bio
The match-up plenty of people seemed to want for quite a while, is finally upon us.
 

 
 

 Wolverine’s family may just destroy itself as his son Daken and his daughter X-23 face off in a battle to the death this March in Collision! Brought to fans by fan favorite writers Marjorie Liu and Daniel Way alongside artists Marco Chechetto and Ryan Stegman, Collision will change the future of Wolverine’s progeny With a foothold in Madripoor as king of the criminal underworld, Daken is untouchable…that is until X-23 shows up at his doorstep. Claws are popped and blood is drawn as the battle for supremacy starts this March in Daken: Dark Wolverine #7 and continues in both X-23 and Daken: Dark Wolverine. When the smoke clears, who will be left standing in Collision? 

#2 Posted by Mercy_ (91888 posts) - - Show Bio

Sooooooooo looking forward to this.

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#3 Posted by Morpheus_ (29696 posts) - - Show Bio
@The Dark Huntress: I look forward to it, and I will surely read it, but Daken's crossovers with other books have been pretty bad so far, so I don't have very high hopes.
#4 Posted by Mercy_ (91888 posts) - - Show Bio
@Morpheus_ Is it that he's written incorrectly or just bad story telling?
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#5 Posted by Lance Uppercut (22979 posts) - - Show Bio
@Morpheus_ said:
" @The Dark Huntress: I look forward to it, and I will surely read it, but Daken's crossovers with other books have been pretty bad so far, so I don't have very high hopes. "
...Frankencastle.
#6 Posted by Morpheus_ (29696 posts) - - Show Bio
@The Dark Huntress said:
" @Morpheus_ Is it that he's written incorrectly or just bad story telling? "
Both, particularly with FrankenCastle. Not that Dark Wolverine/Wolverine Origins was any better, even though both books were written by the same man. :I
 
@Lance Uppercut said:
" @Morpheus_ said:
" @The Dark Huntress: I look forward to it, and I will surely read it, but Daken's crossovers with other books have been pretty bad so far, so I don't have very high hopes. "
...Frankencastle. "

That crossover makes me feel like your avatar.
#7 Posted by Mercy_ (91888 posts) - - Show Bio
@Morpheus_ Welll hopefully this one is better. xD
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#8 Posted by sergyanime (101 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm hyped i think this will be cool.

#9 Posted by Dakens son (422 posts) - - Show Bio

ATLAAAAST!!!!!!!
 it's really gonna HAAAAAAAAPPEN!!!!

#10 Posted by PumpkinBomb (486 posts) - - Show Bio

I just hope Liu is as biased towards Daken as she is to X-23.

#11 Edited by Vitality (1768 posts) - - Show Bio

I do not understand how damn near all related characters always fight each other. Makes no sense. 
 
What's worse is how many people like seeing family vs family.
#12 Posted by pinchpaker29 (465 posts) - - Show Bio

This was a long time com'n, still hate Daken's new look though... he looks like Lego Wolverine with a bad coloring...
 

But still this is going to be awesome, keep imagining battle scenarios in my head! :)
#13 Posted by TypingKira (3345 posts) - - Show Bio

I happen to like the costume. . .  
Anyway, I agree. Daken is rarely written well and I think that's a big problem. one of my bigger issues is with the art though. But it looks killer (pun) here. 

#14 Posted by Edamame (28404 posts) - - Show Bio
@Morpheus_: Will this be coming out in a trade paper back? Probably in April, right? It is just called "X-23 vs. Daken"?
#15 Posted by Morpheus_ (29696 posts) - - Show Bio
@Edamame said:
" @Morpheus_: Will this be coming out in a trade paper back? Probably in April, right? It is just called "X-23 vs. Daken"? "
It will more than likely, but there is no way of knowing when it will be available in TPB form, or what the definitive official name of the TPB will be (despite being called Collision currently).
#16 Posted by Jake Fury (19273 posts) - - Show Bio

Interesting that Daken is apparently taking up residence in Madripoor.  
 
Could we see the return of Bloodscream and Roughouse??? *crosses fingers*
#17 Posted by Morpheus_ (29696 posts) - - Show Bio
@Jake Fury: Daken is set to confront Tyger Tiger, but the identity of his other opponents (if any), has been undisclosed.
#18 Posted by Jake Fury (19273 posts) - - Show Bio
@Morpheus_:
It just won't be the same without those 2.
#19 Posted by Morpheus_ (29696 posts) - - Show Bio
@Jake Fury said:
" @Morpheus_: It just won't be the same without those 2. "
I'd want to see Bloodscream return, too. Good villain.
#20 Posted by SladeRogers (273 posts) - - Show Bio

Really?! Daken v. Laura?! Oh, this is gonna be a good one.......Hopefully. I mean I understand they are both great fighters as well as Wolverine's children, but I hope that the story is perfect for a cross between these two. All that aside, let the SNIKT!!!-ing begin.
#21 Posted by Dakens son (422 posts) - - Show Bio
@pinchpaker29 said:
" This was a long time com'n, still hate Daken's new look though... he looks like Lego Wolverine with a bad coloring...
 
But still this is going to be awesome, keep imagining battle scenarios in my head! :) "
Yeah but...
is it me or they are truely going to be befriended at the end of the day?
just take a look at their backround:
Daken holding his grandge towards wolverine due to insidents happened in wolverine origins on one hand
and Lauras disatisfaction fo being sacked out of x-force by her own(wannabe)father on the other.
is it coming or what?
#22 Posted by Edamame (28404 posts) - - Show Bio
@Morpheus_ said:

" @Edamame said:

" @Morpheus_: Will this be coming out in a trade paper back? Probably in April, right? It is just called "X-23 vs. Daken"? "
It will more than likely, but there is no way of knowing when it will be available in TPB form, or what the definitive official name of the TPB will be (despite being called Collision currently). "
I actually just found out the date that it would be coming out, in case you were interested:
 
August 3rd, 2011 
 
http://www.amazon.com/Daken-X-23-Collision-Marjorie-Liu/dp/0785147071/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1292810254&sr=1-1
#23 Posted by Jake Fury (19273 posts) - - Show Bio
@Morpheus_ said:
" @Jake Fury said:
" @Morpheus_: It just won't be the same without those 2. "
I'd want to see Bloodscream return, too. Good villain. "

 

Dun dun dun dun...I realize it's only a preview but I see a couple of familiar faces...
#24 Posted by HellionVulcan (3925 posts) - - Show Bio

I hope they team up & find common ground or atleast something but i want daken to win thou .

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#25 Posted by MoonstoneEvil (136 posts) - - Show Bio

I can't wait to see this. I hope it'll be good.

#26 Posted by Mr. Mercury (19640 posts) - - Show Bio
@TypingKira said:
" I happen to like the costume. . .  Anyway, I agree. Daken is rarely written well and I think that's a big problem. one of my bigger issues is with the art though. But it looks killer (pun) here.  "
I know eww his artwork in Daken: Dark Wolverine is terrible I hate it!  
#27 Posted by Mercy_ (91888 posts) - - Show Bio

Logically, if they do end up having an honest to goodness fight, Daken should win it somewhat easily. V_V

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#28 Posted by Violet-Eyed Dragon (2133 posts) - - Show Bio
@The Dark Huntress said:
" Sooooooooo looking forward to this. "
yeah me too once i found out it was being written by the pair who made dark wolverine
#29 Posted by AyEmEs (15 posts) - - Show Bio

eeeek! Can't wait! :] 
#30 Posted by mistersarcastic (324 posts) - - Show Bio

So...is there any chance that Laura will lose this one? She can't die, that would be fugging lame.

#31 Posted by hydrabob--defunct (14833 posts) - - Show Bio

this may just be the cover artist or maybe its me but do Laura.....assets look bigger than normal to anyone else

#32 Posted by TheSpawnOfFlesh (1 posts) - - Show Bio

This should be a pretty hard cross over to screw up...can't wait. Daken's costume is still really lame, though.

#33 Posted by CrimsonAlchemist (409 posts) - - Show Bio

Gonna take out the popcorn for this one.

#34 Posted by andrea_mendoza1997 (334 posts) - - Show Bio

Thatt long hmm :/  they probaly wont get along

#35 Posted by Midnight Monk (225 posts) - - Show Bio

I noticed some people saying they don't like the way Daken is written, to be honest I perfer how Daniel Way has written Daken since Issue #1. Daken comes off as calculating and manipulative and you honestly never know when he telling the truth or lying, thats perfect in my opinion. I've been following both X-23 and Daken and while X-23's book may appeal to some Daken's is definitely were the action is. Hell the guy became King of Madripoor in less than a day, that take skill
#36 Posted by Kairan1979 (16926 posts) - - Show Bio
@HellionVulcan:
I thought they already have a common ground - Weapon X.

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