Nico and the Witchbreaker Staff.

#1 Posted by AngelFrost (2833 posts) - - Show Bio

Okay
Soo,
I'm like very behind on the Runaways comics, I'm only on like Volume 2 or something.

So whats the deal with the 'Witchbreaker Staff' ?

I know it's like, more powerful or something
But how does she activate it?

does she say 'When Blood is Shed let the Witchbreaker Staff emerge' ? A mouthful....and doesn't flow as good as the original incantation.

and what happend to the Original Staff of One... is someone walking round casting spells or is it just dissapeared?

Thoughts?

I miss the Staff of One.

=(




#2 Posted by Gloom (3653 posts) - - Show Bio

Same! I haven't picked up the series since Brian K. Vaughan left and Whedon took over and I'd like to know exactly what he changed about Nico, 'cause I don't want her to change too drastically!

Info anyone?

#3 Posted by AngelFrost (2833 posts) - - Show Bio

Yeah, I loved the Brian K. Vaughan version and the art used to great
But the current art looks too childish and silly.

=(

#4 Posted by grimm (525 posts) - - Show Bio

Yea it hasn't really been discussed. But the witchbreaker, her ancestor, tortured her then gave her the new staff. I think the witchbreaker has the staff of one. And it still comes out of her body but I don't think she's said the whole thing.
I hate the new art too!!

#5 Posted by AngelFrost (2833 posts) - - Show Bio
@grimm:

Yes! The current art is horrible.
They all have MASSIVE feet.
-_-
#6 Posted by panda21595 (56 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't know if it's just a typo or they just didn't want any change, but according to my Runaways/Secret Invasion it says Staff of One in the incantation.

#7 Posted by AngelFrost (2833 posts) - - Show Bio
@panda21595:  it does?  woww.  It must be a typo, or the writers messed up on that one.  
I didn't think saying  'Staff of One' would work when trying to summon the 'Witchbreaker Staff'
#8 Posted by panda21595 (56 posts) - - Show Bio
@AngelFrost: What I'm guessing is that they are related somehow (the staffs) and that the incantation can work on both, but i'm not the writer :D
#9 Posted by CellphoneGirl (18854 posts) - - Show Bio

Could the knew staff be like a upgrade?

#10 Posted by AngelFrost (2833 posts) - - Show Bio
@panda21595: Yeah, your probably right. :/ but it just seems weird and un-thought of that the incantation would work for a different-named staff.  They could've atleast called it the Staff of Two or somethingg,  lol.
 
 
@xxCellPhoneGirlxx:
Well Nico got the staff of one from her Great-Grand-Mother. So, I think it is a new staff, but a more upgraded version of her old one.
#11 Posted by zabdi (60 posts) - - Show Bio

the staffs an upgrade of the old one i think

#12 Posted by 614azrael (10307 posts) - - Show Bio
@AngelFrost:
i believe its an upgrade and is still the staff of one just looks like that of witchbreaker, i jus wana kno when she will get some training i want her to bcome soress supreme screw dr strange

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