Posted by QueenCorp15 (1019 posts) 8 months, 24 days ago

Poll: Who is a better Batman writer? (41 votes)

Grant Morrison 56%
Scott Snyder 44%

Who do u think writes a better batman story?

#1 Posted by ULTRAstarkiller (5759 posts) - - Show Bio

Morrison though both are good.

#2 Posted by ShadowSwordmaster (11544 posts) - - Show Bio

They both have there styles but I would pick Morrison.

#3 Posted by SOG7dc (6713 posts) - - Show Bio

i enjoy both. they both have different goals with their writing of the character. While morrison aims to develop characters and storylines i think Snyder aims to tell a compelling horror story

#4 Posted by HighlyEvolved (131 posts) - - Show Bio

I think I enjoyed Snyder's work better as his Batman just seemed more detective than super hero. The only issue is there were a lot of BS in the court of owls arc. I don't understand how batman gets almost beaten to death by one talon, and then, while still injured, takes on like five at the same time.

#5 Posted by SOG7dc (6713 posts) - - Show Bio
#6 Posted by Tohoma (1365 posts) - - Show Bio

Morrison imo

#7 Edited by QueenCorp15 (1019 posts) - - Show Bio

I think morrison had many great arcs but snyder wrote black mirror which i believe to be one of the best batman stories imo an zero yrs been pretty good so far an court of owls was great. But morrison had RIP batman an son an the whole batman& robin stories.......... So idk

#8 Posted by ArturoCalaKayVee (10918 posts) - - Show Bio

I loved Morrisons work up until Batman Inc. I never warmed up to it, honestly. Always thought it was too similar to X-Corp from his work on New X-Men. But I won't deny it's great story telling. I went with Morrison because he tells a great story from beginning, middle, and end. Snyder usually does but then there are times where he doesn't.

#9 Edited by RustyRoy (10717 posts) - - Show Bio

Morrison.

#10 Posted by DeathpooltheT1000 (9503 posts) - - Show Bio
Harold Allnut Grant, dont forget he pumped the tires, then Lucius Fox and that mad scientiest from Batman Tas too.

#11 Edited by The_Tree (7079 posts) - - Show Bio

Morrison stomps.

#12 Posted by QueenCorp15 (1019 posts) - - Show Bio

Both are great

#13 Posted by Marionettegeist (1912 posts) - - Show Bio
#14 Posted by RustyRoy (10717 posts) - - Show Bio
#15 Posted by Kangaxx_54 (301 posts) - - Show Bio

Voted Morrison, but I like Snyder's stories. They're a bit more down to earth.

#16 Edited by LordoftheNorth (1340 posts) - - Show Bio

morrison

#17 Edited by PeppeyHare (4310 posts) - - Show Bio

Snyder's run has the potential to reach Morrison's level but it's not there yet imo

#18 Posted by Lvenger (17928 posts) - - Show Bio
#19 Posted by TheIncredibleSuperHulk8642 (1951 posts) - - Show Bio

I prefer Morrison's run overall but Snyder's run is still fantastic.

Snyder's run has the potential to reach Morrison's level but it's not there yet imo

#20 Posted by CuddleBear (1066 posts) - - Show Bio

snyder is more accessible. morrison is great though, loved batman and robin.

#21 Posted by JetiiMitra (8084 posts) - - Show Bio

I was hoping Geoff Johns would be on the poll.

#22 Posted by Mikewoo (9 posts) - - Show Bio

Scott is doing a fantastic job! By the time he is done he will be the better writer.

#23 Posted by gor724 (822 posts) - - Show Bio

Snyder's is more horrorish (just made that word up. Deal with it b*tch) just like

@sog7dc said:

i enjoy both. they both have different goals with their writing of the character. While morrison aims to develop characters and storylines i think Snyder aims to tell a compelling horror story

And I enjoy horror in comics. I love horror story's themselves, always found them interesting. So I went Snyder.

#24 Posted by TDK_1997 (14452 posts) - - Show Bio

Morrison.No f**king contest here at all.

#25 Posted by tec79 (150 posts) - - Show Bio

Voted Morrison.

#26 Posted by Zijuun (854 posts) - - Show Bio
#27 Posted by GraysonMatter (43 posts) - - Show Bio

Love Morrison but Snyder writes Batman as though he is Batman. Horrific and Dark but with a sense of Hope.

#28 Posted by spinningbirdcake (1430 posts) - - Show Bio

Man. Morrison is my favorite Batman writer, plus he wrote the definitive Superman story. I love that bald headed bastard.

#29 Posted by RustyRoy (10717 posts) - - Show Bio

Love Morrison but Snyder writes Batman as though he is Batman. Horrific and Dark but with a sense of Hope.

I don't get it, Morrison's Batman's sense of hope is far greater than Snyder's, Snyder's Batman actually lost hope many times. And I've never found Snyder's Batman dark or horrific (I've read till the the DoTF arc), instead Morrison's Batman was dark and horrific, Snyder's Batman is a man in a Bat costume.

#30 Posted by RustyRoy (10717 posts) - - Show Bio

@graysonmatter: Btw when I was talking about Snyder's New 52 run, not Black Mirror and Grayson Batman stuffs, haven't read those.

#31 Posted by DeathpooltheT1000 (9503 posts) - - Show Bio

Amazingly Snyder is giving the good fight.

But snyder voters dont talk as much as Morrison fans.

#32 Edited by QueenCorp15 (1019 posts) - - Show Bio

I finally decided to vote snyder mostly because of the Black Mirror. It was BY FAR the best Dick Grayson batman story. Way better than morrisons batman & robin (but i loved that too). The story has all for a great batman story, great detective work, a fantastic cool idea with the dealer, an AMAZING new villain in Jim Gordons son an a amazing new version of the joker