#1 Posted by x_29 (2274 posts) - - Show Bio

For me it would have to be the incredibly cynical reader who can come off as kinda douchey.

#2 Posted by cattlebattle (13366 posts) - - Show Bio
@x_29 said:

For me it would have to be the incredibly cynical reader who can come off as kinda douchey.

So.....90% of them then
#3 Posted by oraclefyre (936 posts) - - Show Bio

People who think reading a Wikia page automatically makes them a comic book fan.

#4 Posted by Kallarkz (3295 posts) - - Show Bio

@oraclefyre said:

People who think reading a Wikia page automatically makes them a comic book fan.

#5 Posted by AweSam (7376 posts) - - Show Bio

@Kallarkz said:

@oraclefyre said:

People who think reading a Wikia page automatically makes them a comic book fan.

#6 Posted by Nox_Arc (219 posts) - - Show Bio

A fan that refuses to believe his favourite character isn't unstoppable.

#7 Posted by royale_with_cheese (747 posts) - - Show Bio

The ones who call you a fanboy for not agreeing with their opinion

#8 Posted by x_29 (2274 posts) - - Show Bio

@cattlebattle: Yes, including Comic Book Guy from the Simpsons.

#9 Posted by cattlebattle (13366 posts) - - Show Bio
@x_29 said:

@cattlebattle: Yes, including Comic Book Guy from the Simpsons.

LOL...I love that guy...
 
anyone who is part of a cult following is very cynical and picks it apart usually, because they are so use to it, they feel so involved that their opinion is is valid and absolute. I will even admit that as I have been a huge X-Men fan for over a decade, I am very cynical about the newer stories and characters
#10 Posted by Saren (25082 posts) - - Show Bio

@AweSam said:

@Kallarkz said:

@oraclefyre said:

People who think reading a Wikia page automatically makes them a comic book fan.

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#11 Posted by AweSam (7376 posts) - - Show Bio

@royale_with_cheese said:

The ones who call you a fanboy for not agreeing with their opinion

What do you have against me, fanboy?

#12 Posted by MTHarman (725 posts) - - Show Bio

At the Comic Store

1- Most Comicbook store workers who are not the owner.

2- The Comic fan who's oblivious to everybody else in the store.

3- The comicbook store owner who's something of a comicfan and a reclusive A-hole.

4- The comicbook store owner who turned his shop into something that came from an episode of Hoarders

5- Any guy who's willing to sell a sideshow statue at it's highest and most ridiculous price and try his hardest to rip you off by busting your balls when trading in a product.

Online

1- Comic fans who asks the most stupidest questions

2- Angry Video Game Nerd inspired Comic fans

3- Trolls

4- Comic fans who uses big words or make alot of effort into making themselves look intelligent.

5- Comic fans who are easily Butt-hurt for the stupidest reasons, like their favorite character got killed off or something.

6- Die hard Superboy Prime fans

7- Comicfans who would spend a single day to argue about something completely stupid.

8- Comicfans who enjoy bragging about seeing an upcoming film.

Comic Con

1- That guy who acts like I just murdered his whole family or something.

2- That guy who keeps looking at my artwork to see if his is better.

3- That guy who showed up at a one-time event with the intent to make it the most miserable day of his life.

#13 Posted by grenade728 (746 posts) - - Show Bio

@oraclefyre: The people who see the movie and think themselves to be a comic book fan are worse.

#14 Posted by KnightRise (4762 posts) - - Show Bio

@royale_with_cheese said:

The ones who call you a fanboy for not agreeing with their opinion

@Nox_Arc said:

A fan that refuses to believe his favourite character isn't unstoppable.

Both of these top my list. Butthurt fanatics, immature ad hominem arguers, those whouse their knowledge of one character to try to trumph any other arguement.

#15 Posted by Nox_Arc (219 posts) - - Show Bio

@KnightRise: Unfortunately, the battle forums are plagued with such fanboys.

#16 Posted by KnightRise (4762 posts) - - Show Bio

@Nox_Arc: E-freakin-xactly. Most Marvel vs DC battles are won by which ever set of fanboys argue the angriest

#17 Posted by Redberry (797 posts) - - Show Bio

@x_29 said:

For me it would have to be the incredibly cynical reader who can come off as kinda douchey.

Took the words right out of my mouth.

#18 Posted by Nox_Arc (219 posts) - - Show Bio

@KnightRise: Or the constant rantings of someone who lacks the proper knowledge to have to have a suitable debate.

#19 Posted by SubsonicNerd (23 posts) - - Show Bio

@Nox_Arc said:

@KnightRise: Unfortunately, the battle forums are plagued with such fanboys.

I'm a Batman fan myself but I will admit he can be beaten, but yeah some of the Batman fanboys are the worst.....the worst just look at the battle forums.

#20 Posted by LuffyDUzumaki (58 posts) - - Show Bio

Green Arrow is a rippoff of Hawkeye because I seen Avengers last week.... Those are the bastards I hate

#21 Posted by jwalser3 (5279 posts) - - Show Bio

@oraclefyre said:

People who think reading a Wikia page automatically makes them a comic book fan.

@grenade728 said:

@oraclefyre: The people who see the movie and think themselves to be a comic book fan are worse.

@Nox_Arc said:

A fan that refuses to believe his favourite character isn't unstoppable.

All of them lol.

#22 Posted by Primmaster64 (21073 posts) - - Show Bio

There's a lot of types..Here on ComicVine...are Stroms...

#23 Posted by Nox_Arc (219 posts) - - Show Bio

@SubsonicNerd: There are far worse than Batman fanboys. Thor and Storm instantly come to mind.

#24 Posted by Twentyfive (2845 posts) - - Show Bio

Batman fans are the most annoying kind of comic book fan.

#25 Posted by KnightRise (4762 posts) - - Show Bio

@SubsonicNerd said:

@Nox_Arc said:

@KnightRise: Unfortunately, the battle forums are plagued with such fanboys.

I'm a Batman fan myself but I will admit he can be beaten, but yeah some of the Batman fanboys are the worst.....the worst just look at the battle forums.

Its embarassing becuase everyone ends up generalized by those kinds of users

#26 Posted by Nox_Arc (219 posts) - - Show Bio

@KnightRise said:

@SubsonicNerd said:

@Nox_Arc said:

@KnightRise: Unfortunately, the battle forums are plagued with such fanboys.

I'm a Batman fan myself but I will admit he can be beaten, but yeah some of the Batman fanboys are the worst.....the worst just look at the battle forums.

Its embarassing becuase everyone ends up generalized by those kinds of users

Irritatingly so.

#27 Posted by evilvegeta74 (4530 posts) - - Show Bio

It's definately the ones that are over informative, who come of as rude when someone makes a mistake about characters , or events in comics, instead of being polite about the mistake. Yeah, people hit wiki pages, but they should never be persecuted for it, due to the fact that it's a legit source of info for the most part.

#28 Posted by stingray77 (42 posts) - - Show Bio

Fanboys in the battle forums in CV yeah. this doesn't seem to be as big a problem in other sites though.

#29 Posted by KnightRise (4762 posts) - - Show Bio

@Nox_Arc: "all you {Marvel/DC} fanboys think...stomps...solos...typical {Batman/WW Hulk} fanboy thinking..." blah blah blah

#30 Posted by sesquipedalophobe (4765 posts) - - Show Bio

People who take comics too seriously, talk constantly about certain characters, pick apart everything else and consider themselves eccentric. Yes, I'm talking about YOU.

#31 Posted by Nox_Arc (219 posts) - - Show Bio

@evilvegeta74: In most cases, users in that position become annoyed by the constant lack of an argument that progresses no further and is just a repeat of the original statement.

#32 Posted by royale_with_cheese (747 posts) - - Show Bio

@AweSam said:

@royale_with_cheese said:

The ones who call you a fanboy for not agreeing with their opinion

What do you have against me, fanboy?

You mean, besides the fact that you're still alive?

#33 Edited by CODYSF (2053 posts) - - Show Bio

@jwalser3 said:

@oraclefyre said:

People who think reading a Wikia page automatically makes them a comic book fan.

@grenade728 said:

@oraclefyre: The people who see the movie and think themselves to be a comic book fan are worse.

@Nox_Arc said:

A fan that refuses to believe his favourite character isn't unstoppable.

All of them lol.

Same here I hate all of them and let me add the storm fans and the Thor fans too.

#34 Posted by Kiltro95 (295 posts) - - Show Bio

Me

#35 Posted by MazeMaster (2 posts) - - Show Bio

the ones that have 5o over discuss the issues and the characters while trying to seem they know all about comics

I.E.

Jerry:Jason Todd would eventually turned on Batman.

Terry:You know don't that for sure.

Jerry:Yesss I do he was to cocky (he say spitting all over the comics)

Terry:They shouldn't have killed he could've better then Dick Grayson

Jerry:How dare you everyone knows Dick Grayson is the best character after batman and who doesn't say that is an Idiot!!

Terry:Know Jason is better than both he would've gotten the cowl if the writers knew how to write."

Jerry: "That's so stupid they should've left him for dead in issue 427,or brought him back as black lantern.

Terry hits Jerry and walks out the door

#36 Posted by SoA (5243 posts) - - Show Bio

thor fans:, if i have to hear " thor-is-faster-than-superman-odinforce-rune-king-lmfao-rofl" bs again i swear ill buy thor comics just to post a video of me burning em , and pee on the ashes . thor sucks and i hate you .

#37 Posted by Manchine (4185 posts) - - Show Bio

@Primmaster64 said:

There's a lot of types..Here on ComicVine...are Stroms...

This and comic fans who can't accept anothers opinion because it is all about an opinion.

#38 Edited by rogue_mar1e (19759 posts) - - Show Bio

The majority of the Storm fans here~

#39 Posted by jhazzroucher (16503 posts) - - Show Bio

I prefer not to be annoyed cos i know it only makes things worse when people get annoyed.

#40 Posted by Jean_Luc_LeBeau (84704 posts) - - Show Bio
@stingray77 said:

Fanboys in the battle forums in CV yeah. this doesn't seem to be as big a problem in other sites though.

Its Thunderdome. Common Sense and Character Enjoyment enter, Disbelief and Disappointment leave.
#41 Posted by rogue_mar1e (19759 posts) - - Show Bio

@grenade728 said:

@oraclefyre: The people who see the movie and think themselves to be a comic book fan are worse.

In my opinion, I think that people who hate on others who decide they are a fan of something after they see the movies are just being elitist a~holes.

However the ones who have seen the movies only and act like they know everything about the character based on the movie alone are annoying.

#42 Posted by Blood1991 (8082 posts) - - Show Bio

@rogue_mar1e said:

@grenade728 said:

@oraclefyre: The people who see the movie and think themselves to be a comic book fan are worse.

In my opinion, I think that people who hate on others who decide they are a fan of something after they see the movies are just being elitist a~holes.

However the ones who have seen the movies only and act like they know everything about the character based on the movie alone are annoying.

This. If you take intrest in a character or comic book because you saw a movie and branched out into comics then good on you.

If you watched Batman and now claim he is the greatest thing since thin mints and don't own a single damn comic then shut yo mouth cause I could bury you alive in mine.

I also dislike some of the Storm fans "one in particular we all know who he is >_>" though I am a member of said fan base. Batman fans that create threads just to ramble about how great he is, any Thor fan who either claims he can beat Superman or post threads about him on the general discussion board "he has a forum use it", the people who decieded to call Hawkeye a rip off of Green Arrow just because he had gotten some recognition, and the many people who love to make threads and comment negatively on She-Hulks love life.

#43 Edited by jhazzroucher (16503 posts) - - Show Bio

BUt i no longer participate in battle forums?

So why are Storm fans still being mentioned?

#44 Posted by knighthood (1745 posts) - - Show Bio

fans that have only read a character few a short time that believe they the character's entire history.

#45 Posted by Brazen_Intellect (1144 posts) - - Show Bio

This should be multiple choice, I don't think you can categorize them all under one banner.

#46 Posted by guttridgeb (4832 posts) - - Show Bio

@jhazzroucher said:

BUt i no longer participate in battle forums?

So why are Storm fans still being mentioned?

Partly because you're not the only Storm fan but also because its not just the Battles forums that you guys post on. I have never seen you post something that isn't related to Storm.

Anyway, the guys that irritate me the most are the ones that pretend they are comic book fans just because they have seen the films and watched the Big Bang Theory. Then they claim to have better knowledge about comic book characters and their abilities, grrr...

#47 Posted by WaveMotionCannon (5666 posts) - - Show Bio
@SubsonicNerd

@Nox_Arc said:

@KnightRise: Unfortunately, the battle forums are plagued with such fanboys.

I'm a Batman fan myself but I will admit he can be beaten, but yeah some of the Batman fanboys are the worst.....the worst just look at the battle forums.

This 2X's
#48 Edited by jhazzroucher (16503 posts) - - Show Bio

@guttridgeb said:

@jhazzroucher said:

BUt i no longer participate in battle forums?

So why are Storm fans still being mentioned?

Partly because you're not the only Storm fan but also because its not just the Battles forums that you guys post on. I have never seen you post something that isn't related to Storm.

Anyway, the guys that irritate me the most are the ones that pretend they are comic book fans just because they have seen the films and watched the Big Bang Theory. Then they claim to have better knowledge about comic book characters and their abilities, grrr...

I see. But if you'll check further, I do create threads not related to Storm.

June 7: http://www.comicvine.com/cerise/29-14691/which-x-comic-should-cerise-be-joining-if-she-comes-back/92-672808/

June 5: http://www.comicvine.com/avengers/65-3806/who-do-you-like-more-maria-hill-or-black-widow/92-672288/#20

June 10 : http://www.comicvine.com/pressure/29-48884/why-do-you-like-valerie-sharp-aka-pressure/92-673256/

June 7: http://www.comicvine.com/x-men/65-3173/who-would-you-have-preferred-to-become-the-phoenix-five/92-672804/#31

and i also post to other threads that are not related to Storm.

#49 Posted by Kallarkz (3295 posts) - - Show Bio
@jhazzroucher said:

@guttridgeb said:

@jhazzroucher said:

BUt i no longer part ic ipate in battle forums?

So why are Storm fans st ill be ing ment ioned?

Partly because you're not the only Storm fan but also because its not just the Battles forums that you guys post on. I have never seen you post something that isn't related to Storm.

Anyway, the guys that irritate me the most are the ones that pretend they are comic book fans just because they have seen the films and watched the Big Bang Theory. Then they claim to have better knowledge about comic book characters and their abilities, grrr...

I see. But if you'll check further, I do create threads not related to Storm.

June 7: http://www.comicvine.com/cerise/29-14691/which-x-comic-should-cerise-be-joining-if-she-comes-back/92-672808/

June 5: http://www.comicvine.com/avengers/65-3806/who-do-you-like-more-maria-hill-or-black-widow/92-672288/#20

June 10 : http://www.comicvine.com/pressure/29-48884/why-do-you-like-valerie-sharp-aka-pressure/92-673256/

June 7: http://www.comicvine.com/x-men/65-3173/who-would-you-have-preferred-to-become-the-phoenix-five/92-672804/#31

 Really? That's like 4 threads. 
 You make at least a 1 Storm thread every other day.
on the first 3 pages of the Storm forum there are over 32 topics made about Storm by you.
#50 Posted by jhazzroucher (16503 posts) - - Show Bio

@Kallarkz said:

@jhazzroucher said:

@guttridgeb said:

@jhazzroucher said:

BUt i no longer part ic ipate in battle forums?

So why are Storm fans st ill be ing ment ioned?

Partly because you're not the only Storm fan but also because its not just the Battles forums that you guys post on. I have never seen you post something that isn't related to Storm.

Anyway, the guys that irritate me the most are the ones that pretend they are comic book fans just because they have seen the films and watched the Big Bang Theory. Then they claim to have better knowledge about comic book characters and their abilities, grrr...

I see. But if you'll check further, I do create threads not related to Storm.

June 7: http://www.comicvine.com/cerise/29-14691/which-x-comic-should-cerise-be-joining-if-she-comes-back/92-672808/

June 5: http://www.comicvine.com/avengers/65-3806/who-do-you-like-more-maria-hill-or-black-widow/92-672288/#20

June 10 : http://www.comicvine.com/pressure/29-48884/why-do-you-like-valerie-sharp-aka-pressure/92-673256/

June 7: http://www.comicvine.com/x-men/65-3173/who-would-you-have-preferred-to-become-the-phoenix-five/92-672804/#31

Really? That's like 4 threads. You make at least a 1 Storm thread every other day.on the first 3 pages of the Storm forum there are over 32 topics made about Storm by you.

I only created 2 threads in Storm forum for June.

Like what others have stated, the Storm fans are more vocal so the Storm threads usually get bumped a lot.

and besides, I'm fine with other posters also creating a lot of threads for their fave characters. I wasn't annoyed on a lot of take a point add a point threads at all. If it's what they want to do and enjoy doing, then why would I be annoyed? I always have the option to just ignore it, instead of posting negative to it.