When did he get this popular? Is he popular at all?

#1 Posted by Rosebunse (151 posts) - - Show Bio

Is Daken popular? I can't really believe that I'm even asking this question. A year ago, this was a reviled, hated character. If you liked Daken, you wouldn't tell anyone, because then you would be blasted with a hate-filled rant about why you and everyone you know should just jump in a ditch and pray the vulture got you before the Daken-haters did. Now, it's ok to say you enjoy the character and there are (GRASP!) Daken appreciation threads. How did this happen? Now I'll credit Dark Reign for some of this. This was the first time we really saw him interacting with more MU characters and most of us liked what we saw. Sure, since he is so new, there were times when multiple writers would totally misuse his character or just to write him properly. But then, there were those lovely examples where it would fall into place. His fight with Spider-Man, his more than hilarious relationship with Bullseye, act. So now it's ok to like Daken. But will he last, or is he to this decade what dark, supernatural characters were in the 90s?

#2 Posted by Namor1987 (1883 posts) - - Show Bio

I like him

#3 Posted by Edamame (28062 posts) - - Show Bio

he may have become popular due to the Muramasa Blade.  
 
Or having had intercourse with Miss Sinister.

#4 Posted by Mutant X (1543 posts) - - Show Bio
@Namor1987 said:
" I like him "
#5 Posted by LT1085 (3658 posts) - - Show Bio

"GRASP!"     HAHAHA  
Anyways, I like Daken...his new costume sucks but I like the character.

#6 Posted by Benzo (621 posts) - - Show Bio
@Mutant X said:
" @Namor1987 said:
" I like him "
"
I think he's quite an interesting character in my opinion =) 
#7 Posted by Edamame (28062 posts) - - Show Bio

I forgot who Daken´s mother is. I will look it up.

#8 Posted by InnerVenom123 (29499 posts) - - Show Bio

I actually like him. . . but I hate the new costume they've given him.

#9 Edited by EdwardWindsor (14425 posts) - - Show Bio

i think hes alright to , hes not amazing but hes intresting to read also agree with innervenom the colourscheme does it for me if it was all balck and the zip wasnt so promonant would be fine

#10 Posted by Postacrat (496 posts) - - Show Bio

I also like Daken and I'm even willing to give his new look a chance. I still think they should have let the mowhawk out of the top and back of the mask though..

#11 Posted by Dakens son (433 posts) - - Show Bio

HE RULES!

#12 Posted by Dakens son (433 posts) - - Show Bio
@Namor1987 said:
" I like him "
Me 2
#13 Posted by gunjin (716 posts) - - Show Bio

like him. like his new costume as well, but im biased for monochrome.

#14 Posted by CrimsonAlchemist (410 posts) - - Show Bio

 I like daken he is a very complex character.

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