• name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @scouterv said:I would if I could. In all honesty, I didn't seriously pickup a comic until a bit after Forever Evil dropped. I'd merely be speculating. So, if I'm gonna tell you anything it's coming f...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @scouterv said:Conflict, violence, arrogance, and vindictive outsell modesty, compassion, and all that hot garbage nine times out of ten. . . . . Welcome to the new world. Grit is king, and people wan...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @csg_cl said: LOL ... I've worked in publishing for 20 years, trust me, no one spends money to print and distribute mass media without the expectation of profit.Apparently, you don't know much about p...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Does DC have dragons ?. on the DC Comics board

    They did at one point.In a pre-New 52 Justice League story, Wonder Woman went up against one of the last remaining dragons on the planet Earth.I seem to recall dragons on Skartaris in "The Warlord" se...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    Sorry, but false statements do not persuade. And that is a false statement, no matter how often you try to make it.@csg_cl said: in the end the goal is as always sales

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @celticjedi You make some excellent points, and you make them well.So in all honesty, I will respond with three considerations.First, there used to be a popular idea in business called "customer loyal...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @celticjedi You make some excellent points, and you make them well.So in all honesty, I will respond with three considerations.First, there used to be a popular idea in business called "customer loyal...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic A simple solution to Power Girl's origin problems. on the DC Comics board

    That's actually a pretty good idea -- if DC doesn't mind having that many Kryptonians around.@kidstandout said:or just make her and supergirl sisters from the same dimension who both escaped krypton....

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic By what age did you start disliking Superman?. on the DC Comics board

    @longshadows_eagle said:Saying 'his superiority always frightened me', I dunno, it kinda rubs me the wrong way given that the character himself does view himself, nor is he superior to others.I see yo...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Who is DC's Thor?. on the DC Comics board

    I still contend that Thor was most like Captain Marvel back when Thor still turned into Dr. Donald Blake.However, since then, I have to agree that in personality, themes, and setting, he resembles mos...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @kidstandout said:i'm just pointing out that a good portion of the writers citing creative differences are average at best.When writers of every level of talent -- from ones you call "hack" or "averag...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @kasino said: I can however agree all change isn't good but like my first post said change is apart of comics. some for worst and some for better. In light of the extremism of so many of the posts her...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    Take a look at warrenellis.com for frequent posts about the flaws of New 52. In his January 4th 2012 posting, Warren Ellis successfully predicted “I think we’ll see the first signs of exits and exit s...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @csg_cl said: COIE was always about profits and making more money through "modernizing" it's character line up. Not according to published interviews with both the direct creators of COIE and later wr...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic My idea that will lead to a new age of American Comic books. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @markus123 said:They don’t gain status like the predecessor the pulp hero characters like Tarzan .The Shadow, Conan for example and even literary heroes like Sherlock Holmes and Agatha Christie’s Char...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic My idea that will lead to a new age of American Comic books. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @markus123 said:They don’t gain status like the predecessor the pulp hero characters like Tarzan .The Shadow, Conan for example and even literary heroes like Sherlock Holmes and Agatha Christie’s Char...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Comic vs Cartoons. on the Gen. Discussion board

    Sorry, I can't vote because the terms are too vague.I definitely prefer a superhero comic book like Grant Morrison's All-Star Superman to a cartoon like Squidbillies.On the other hand, I can't imagine...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Why hasn’t anyone REALLY tried to be a superhero or crime fighter. on the Gen. Discussion board

    I know it's been said many times before, but I think we need to be reminded of it again: the closest equivalent to a superhero isn't a human being, it's a god or a saint.Theseus and Hercules get to ig...

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Guys dont you think avengers movie Thor is TOO weak???. on the Avengers board

    LOL!@king_of_the_anonymous said:@name_already_chosen: Thanks.... I guess?

  • name_already_chosen posted a message in the forum topic Real fans don't support the New 52.......supposedly.. on the DC Comics board

    @csg_cl said:Post-Crisis readers who didn't see what a massive change COIE was! N52 isn't perfect, butDon't be arrogantly silly; no one is questioning that Crisis on Infinite Earths was a far more rad...