Spawn's A Member Of The Guardians Of The Globe?!?

Posted by G-Man (38672 posts) - - Show Bio
Earlier today we saw that Invincible declared himself a member of the Guardians of the Globe. The new ad campaign from Image Comics looked suspiciously familiar to a current one from Marvel. These coincidences happen all the time. I mean we have Blackest Night and Necrosha. Soon we'll have Brightest Day and the Heroic Age. So perhaps it's just a coincidence that Image's current campaign looks similar to another. You would think these ad's take months and months of prior planning. They must have research groups and studies to determine what the best tactic would be. 
 
So here is the second member of the Guardians of the Globe.


Uh huh...Okay, maybe it's not a coincidence. Pretty funny though. Guess we'll find out what's going on in August.
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#1 Posted by TheDrifter (24755 posts) - - Show Bio

Hahahahahaha, thats awesome

#2 Posted by bingbangboom (782 posts) - - Show Bio

Awesome and kind of would like to see a book of Image super heroes as a mega team. I am sure we will see Witchblade and Savage Dragon next. Hopefully a good jumping on point.

#3 Posted by The_Martian (37399 posts) - - Show Bio

I  would like to see an Image version of the Avengers/JLA.

#4 Posted by jstarzyk (349 posts) - - Show Bio

That's pretty funny.

#5 Posted by Asymmetrical (23744 posts) - - Show Bio

lmfao, best tagline EVER!

#6 Posted by HaloKing343 (1355 posts) - - Show Bio

Ha ha ha ha ha, that's actually really funny.
#7 Posted by Citizen 14 (1223 posts) - - Show Bio

That is great. haha.

#8 Posted by iLLituracy (13546 posts) - - Show Bio

Whuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuut.
 
I need a change of pants.
 
If the Brit shows up, I'll flip.

#9 Posted by defaultdefaultdefault (16426 posts) - - Show Bio
#10 Posted by Sparda (15795 posts) - - Show Bio

"Todd lost a bet so he's loaning me out for this"
 
Hahahaha.

#11 Posted by RedK (2541 posts) - - Show Bio
@Nobody said:
" I  would like to see an Image version of the Avengers/JLA. "
The original Guardians were similar to the JLA
#12 Posted by defaultdefaultdefault (16426 posts) - - Show Bio
#13 Posted by Asymmetrical (23744 posts) - - Show Bio
@CATMANEXE: awesome :D
#14 Posted by G-Man (38672 posts) - - Show Bio
@CATMANEXE: Chris Giarrusso is the best.



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#15 Posted by Theodore (3607 posts) - - Show Bio

HAHAHA

#16 Posted by defaultdefaultdefault (16426 posts) - - Show Bio
@G-Man: that picture should be embossed in solid gold and hung on the cv office wall.
#17 Posted by lostlantern13 (1033 posts) - - Show Bio

If Image keeps this up, I may just have to check this book out.

#18 Posted by Adam Michaels (483 posts) - - Show Bio

These are getting more positive reactions than Marvel's actual Avengers promos.
#19 Posted by ArtisticNeedham (2467 posts) - - Show Bio

Who is the artist?

#20 Posted by InnerVenom123 (29814 posts) - - Show Bio

One really must wonder what ELSE Todd has loaned Spawn out for....
#21 Posted by crazed_h3ro (1006 posts) - - Show Bio

You got to be kiding me (face palm).Its still awesome known the less XD

#22 Posted by G-Man (38672 posts) - - Show Bio
@CATMANEXE: It is hanging in the office next to my Gorillaz banner.



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#23 Posted by mattydeNero (535 posts) - - Show Bio
@ArtisticNeedham said:
"Who is the artist? "

I think it's Whilce.  And if it's him and Kirkman, this is going to be awesome...IF it's Kirkman.  The GoG are from "Invincible", I wouldn't be a fan if the GoG becomes Image's "JLA/Avengers".  Invincible is a book that seems like it's in a universe of its own.  Although, Dragon and Super Patriot have been around. 
 
I want to see BRIT become an official member and DEFINITELY Wolf-Man.
#24 Posted by skaarason (693 posts) - - Show Bio

everyone needs to read invincible !!!!!

#25 Posted by Lord Vashti (52 posts) - - Show Bio

Trying too hard to remain relevant. 
Not dope.

#26 Posted by faceless253 (12 posts) - - Show Bio

This reminds me of a parody image of the New Avengers ad that had Mickey Mouse and said "It's all part of the deal." Funny stuff, can't wait until we start seeing stuff from Todd's Spawn movie. So many comic movies, and according to whack jobs, so little time.

#27 Posted by zombietag (1612 posts) - - Show Bio

post image-united i guess? anyways, thats a funny quote. and that def doesnt look like todds spawn...

#28 Posted by UpUpAndAway (194 posts) - - Show Bio

call me crazy but i think theyre not putting a team together but just poking fun at the marvel ad campaign for the avengers crap theyre force-feeding us at the moment.... one avengers team!!     "Sweet! this is gonna kick ass!!"        2 avengers teams!!   "Hmmmmm ok?"      3 avengers teams!!   *silently mopes away with head down in disappointment*
#29 Posted by ARMIV (3927 posts) - - Show Bio

Spawn on a team?
Cool beans.

#30 Posted by sora_thekey (8625 posts) - - Show Bio

Weird?

#31 Posted by Grim (2183 posts) - - Show Bio

i hope this is just a single issue of awesome or a trick. I dont think it would be bad (i have yet to see Kirkman write badly), but it seems like an odd direction to move towards, considering guys like Spawn and Savage Dragon have only had fleeting face time in Invincible comics since it started.
 
 Then again, Image has been saying they want Kirkman to pull the Image U together. So i guess we'll see...

#32 Posted by Xion (249 posts) - - Show Bio

AWESOME!!!! XD 
Love the quote lol

#33 Posted by geraldthesloth (32689 posts) - - Show Bio

but...but...I don't like spawn..

#34 Edited by Emerald Warrior (186 posts) - - Show Bio

Can---can this be? Is Image FINALLY catching up to DC and Marvel? An Image "Justice League"?!?!?! 
 
Oh, man... this is great! I hope Haunt and Dragon join too! (hey there's not many to choose from Image anyhow! hehehe) 
 
And Can i say that Spawn looks mighty awesome in this? Also I wonder what the bet was about... lolz

#35 Posted by Ikkybooger (72 posts) - - Show Bio

 I love how Image in actively competing with DC and Marvel as a front runner in the  Super-hero genre. A  team is just the thing they needed to get on par with them. I'm mostly just a Marvel reader, but I think I have to seriously consider picking up some Image titles when I have more disposable income.

#36 Posted by The_Warlord (1831 posts) - - Show Bio

This is funny and sweet

#37 Posted by Secret Identity (237 posts) - - Show Bio

That is the best quote yet without a shadow of a doubt :P 

#38 Posted by Yung ANcient One (4993 posts) - - Show Bio

Have the Guardians of the GLobe always existed... or did they jus create this team since... that one comic book is selling... Image United... or something...

#39 Posted by Illyana Rasputin (2924 posts) - - Show Bio
@sora_thekey said:
"Weird? "
#40 Posted by Cpt. Quor (105 posts) - - Show Bio

Image is going to have it's own proper team!? Awesome! 
 
And clearly, the ad campaign is a spoof.

#41 Posted by Lawton (38 posts) - - Show Bio

I want to get into Invincible & Witchblade. Where is a good jumping on point for both?

#42 Posted by rudorudo (54 posts) - - Show Bio
@Beast-X said:
" Cool if it continues the Guardians of the Globe will be a dream team of superheroes from Image! I wonder: Invincible, Spawn, Savage Dragon, Witchblade, Fortress, Fathon, Astounding Wolf-Man, Haunt . For the first time the image would have a team of super-heavyweights bringing the main characters along the lines of the Justice League and Avengers     "
Fathom's no longer with Top Cow - and we'll have to see if there will be if any Top Cow characters in this. If so I see the likes of Ripclaw being a frontrunner.
#43 Posted by Crackdown (633 posts) - - Show Bio

If only the Killer was part of it (I mean, I know he's top cow, but still. He was in Savage Dragon.)

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