Would you buy a Lex Luthor comic?

Edited 1 year, 5 months ago

Poll: Would you buy a Lex Luthor comic? (62 votes)

Yes 77%
No 23%

Would you buy an on-going Lex Luthor comic?

#1 Posted by comicace3 (5971 posts) - - Show Bio

A comic that goes in depth with one of the most brilliant minds in DC? Yeah

#2 Posted by Chronus (1115 posts) - - Show Bio

Depends on the writer.

#3 Edited by roboadmiral (546 posts) - - Show Bio

If it was a good comic I would.

#4 Posted by Jonny_Anonymous (33882 posts) - - Show Bio

If Paul Cornell wrote it

#5 Posted by Lvenger (20653 posts) - - Show Bio

If Paul Cornell wrote it

So glad I picked up The Black Ring too. Really awesome story showcasing Lex off to the DCU.

#6 Posted by broo1232 (1520 posts) - - Show Bio

If Grant Morrison or Andy Diggle wrote it.

#7 Posted by theTimeStreamer (2841 posts) - - Show Bio

already did. lex luthor: man of steel. best luthor comic ever.

#8 Edited by blkson (785 posts) - - Show Bio

Isn't DC going to have a villains month later this year?

#9 Edited by Nerx (15088 posts) - - Show Bio

Main villains deserve their ongoing, heck i'd even buy the obscure ones like calendar man

#10 Posted by Bruxae (14004 posts) - - Show Bio

I dont know, Lex's main thing is his intelligence and I dont see anyone writing him consistently like that.

#11 Posted by The_Tree (7718 posts) - - Show Bio

If it's well written, yes. I really enjoyed Lex Luthor: Man of Steel and Superman: The Black Ring.

#12 Posted by SmashBrawler (5941 posts) - - Show Bio

If Paul Cornell wrote it

Totally. Azzarello would be fine as well.

#13 Posted by JediXMan (30881 posts) - - Show Bio
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#14 Posted by Jnr6Lil (7714 posts) - - Show Bio

@bruxae said:

I dont know, Lex's main thing is his intelligence and I dont see anyone writing him consistently like that.

Grant Morrison. Hell a Batman-Luthor conflict would be great

#15 Edited by Xwraith (19259 posts) - - Show Bio

Only if it involves cake-stealing.

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#16 Posted by XImpossibruX (5180 posts) - - Show Bio

Would love too see the inner-workings of Lex's head.

Only written properly though, Scott Lobdell may fit the bill.

#17 Posted by The_Lunact_And_Manic (3286 posts) - - Show Bio

Maybe..

#18 Edited by AllStarSuperman (22182 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd read a trade, but I doubt an ongoing would stay on my pull list

#19 Posted by Jnr6Lil (7714 posts) - - Show Bio

That powersuit looks stupid on Luthor. IMO his best look:

#20 Posted by The_MVPs (84696 posts) - - Show Bio

Hell yeah. Especially if it had a decent artist working on it.

@jnr6lil said:

That powersuit looks stupid on Luthor. IMO his best look:

Co-Signed

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#21 Edited by Eternal19 (2076 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd read a trade, but I doubt an ongoing would stay on my pull list

This

#22 Posted by Dernman (15222 posts) - - Show Bio

Maybe a mini but not an ongoing.

#23 Posted by johnkmccubbin91 (3486 posts) - - Show Bio

All depend who wrote it, and what direction it went. If it was someone like Azzarello (who did an amazing job of Luthor), or Morrison I probably would.

#24 Posted by Veshark (9058 posts) - - Show Bio

@lvenger said:

@jonny_anonymous said:

If Paul Cornell wrote it

So glad I picked up The Black Ring too. Really awesome story showcasing Lex off to the DCU.

Co-signed. Black Ring was beyond awesome.

I wouldn't mind Morrison either.

#25 Posted by DonFelipe (1121 posts) - - Show Bio

Yes, I possibly would. Of course, it depends on the direction of the story and the writer/artist but I do like Lex Luthor stories such as Black Ring, LL: Man of Steel, The Unauthorized Biography, and , etc.

#26 Posted by ssejllenrad (12847 posts) - - Show Bio

#27 Posted by Lvenger (20653 posts) - - Show Bio

@veshark said:

@lvenger said:

@jonny_anonymous said:

If Paul Cornell wrote it

So glad I picked up The Black Ring too. Really awesome story showcasing Lex off to the DCU.

Co-signed. Black Ring was beyond awesome.

I wouldn't mind Morrison either.

If you've read any interviews with Snyder and Lee about Unchained, a regular joke is that Lee draws Lex as being similar to Morrison. Quite funny I thought :P

#28 Posted by Veshark (9058 posts) - - Show Bio

@lvenger

Haha, that's hilarious. It's not that far apart - they're both mad geniuses xD

#29 Posted by mpierce2690 (316 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd definitely read it. It'd be far more interesting than a Deathstroke book, IMO.

#30 Edited by Lvenger (20653 posts) - - Show Bio

@veshark: Indeed. Maybe that's why Morrison writes Lex so well :P

#31 Posted by Hit_Monkey (918 posts) - - Show Bio

I would so buy a Luthor ongoing. Loved Black Ring. Get Paul Cornell back and it's nothing but net.

#32 Edited by SoA (4917 posts) - - Show Bio

i dont really like villain books, the way they are written annoys me. they are forced to be the heroes while their "villains " are needed to be stopped . i rather the villain remain a villain , especially if they are good villains .

#33 Edited by ComicStooge (13358 posts) - - Show Bio

Hell yeah.

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#34 Posted by RulerOfThisUniverse (6358 posts) - - Show Bio

Hell yeah.

#35 Posted by TDK_1997 (14983 posts) - - Show Bio

If the creative team is good then yes.

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