what do you guys think of Dan Abnett?

#1 Posted by Glabal500 (633 posts) - - Show Bio

i know alot about him since he is a big warhammer 40k writer, and i am a warhammer fan, but he also rights comics for marvel, mostly cosmic based stories in 616...

what do you think about his writing and his stories

"War of Kings"

"Realm of Kings"

"The Thanos Imperative"

did you guys like these 3 stories, and his other work..

#2 Posted by jloneblackheart (5482 posts) - - Show Bio

You're forgetting Nova and Guardians of the Galaxy. He and Andy Lanning have done an awesome job helping resurrect Marvel's cosmic characters. Alas, I think they are finally out of steam.

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#3 Posted by jsphsmth (1136 posts) - - Show Bio

I haven't read his solo paperback books, I have only read the comics that he cowrites with Andy Lanning. I love the way the team writes. The Marvel Cosmic run that Keith Giffen started and they finished (I am guessing that Annihilators: Earthfall will be the last of their work) was amazing. Truly an epic arc.

I just started reading Heroes for Hire via trades. Just like with Guardians of the Galaxy they can take a bunch of second-rate characters and make an incredibly entertaining team.

I am incredibly happy to have them writing Resurrection Man again over at DC. Very different from their Marvel work, but a great read.

#4 Posted by CATPANEXE (9357 posts) - - Show Bio

Love his writing. I actually pick up books just because I see he's involved, and am currently enjoying his IDW work.

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