SDCC 2011: Francis Manapul & Brian Buccellato Interview

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#1 Posted by AHR (55 posts) - - Show Bio

These guys cracked me up while I was shooting the interview. Very cool peoples.

#2 Posted by GundamHeavyarms (701 posts) - - Show Bio

Sounds good, I think Ill check out the new flash series.

#3 Posted by G-Man (34123 posts) - - Show Bio

And there totally is a surprise cameo in issue #1.

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#4 Edited by daredevil21134 (11807 posts) - - Show Bio
@G-Man said:

And there totally is a surprise cameo in issue #1.

good job Tony.Barry Allen 4 ever
#5 Posted by blur1528 (1055 posts) - - Show Bio

Good to hear that they will be on this book for two years!

#6 Posted by katanalauncher (937 posts) - - Show Bio

lol, totally awesome editing Ana & Joey ;)

#7 Posted by MrUnknown (1700 posts) - - Show Bio

I hope Manapul can write but I will definitely check it out for the art alone!

#8 Posted by MrRagePants (843 posts) - - Show Bio

A Filipino? I'm both excited and disappointed.

#9 Posted by Outside_85 (8999 posts) - - Show Bio

Kinda amuses me that DC is trying to bury Wally as if he didnt exist and here we have Buccellato wearing a Wally West t-shirt :) 

#10 Posted by Trodorne (2589 posts) - - Show Bio

Francis I am going to clone you and have you make never ending mini comics of flash for me.

#11 Posted by Amegashita (3601 posts) - - Show Bio

  Where's Silkcuts, I'm confident he would love this interview.

#12 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6885 posts) - - Show Bio

Charlie Sheen lol. Still winning huh? And nice on the Filipino bad guy, especially since Manapul is Filipino-Canadian.

#13 Posted by Fantasgasmic (1071 posts) - - Show Bio

Francis Manapul seems kinda punch drunk/sleep deprived. LIke he's at the level of fatigue where everything is hilarious and awesome.

#14 Posted by Moxtop (34 posts) - - Show Bio

I was originally planning on picking this up, but now that they said (from what I understood of it) that they were only on Flash for about two years, I'm kind of put off on jumping onto it, any one else thinking the same thing?

#15 Posted by noj (1084 posts) - - Show Bio
@Moxtop: Why would that put you off?  Plenty of runs last alot less than 2 years and can still be great
#16 Posted by Moxtop (34 posts) - - Show Bio
@noj: At least for me, when I'm buying into a new book, I want it to at least feel like its going to be a steady creative team and go on for a while, just an example off the top of my head is Iron Man, its been Fraction and Larroca for a long time now, and to have them say their only on for two years just twisted me weird for some reason
#17 Posted by ManofSteel (115 posts) - - Show Bio

I think I am going to read this series.

#18 Posted by noj (1084 posts) - - Show Bio
@Moxtop: 2 years is quite awhile imo. Plus they just said that they have the next 2 years planned out, it doesnt mean that they couldnt keep working on it beyond that, but planning too far ahead would be like counting your chickens before they hatch. They very well could last more than two years, but the current story arc thatr they are planning is only going to last that long. Just means they have to come up with more things later
#19 Posted by ImperiousRix (1069 posts) - - Show Bio

I absolutely love Francis Manapul.  His artwork is what cemented The Flash's latest series as one of my favorites, and Barry Allen as one of my favorite characters.  I cannot wait for this new series.  It's easily the one I'm looking forward to the most in the new 52.

#20 Posted by speedstermike (23 posts) - - Show Bio

Man wish Michael Turner was still alive RIP man he would have made it look awesome and wish Waid or Johns did the writing. Bring back Wally. Barry's fine but let Wally have his own comic.

#21 Posted by nnotdead (78 posts) - - Show Bio

may gives this a try

#22 Posted by sputnik (210 posts) - - Show Bio
@MrRagePants: dude why?
#23 Posted by justafan (133 posts) - - Show Bio
@G-Man said:

And there totally is a surprise cameo in issue #1.

charlie sheen?
#24 Posted by labarith (670 posts) - - Show Bio

So... you F&ck up a marriage you wrote for 2 B characters, and it's OUR fault?

#25 Posted by Johnnyjavavee (85 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm excited for this one. Sounds like a pretty well constructed beginning.

#26 Posted by Joe Venom (1275 posts) - - Show Bio

Hmmm I wonder what will be happening to the DCU in 2 years?!

#27 Posted by Maki_P (275 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't care a rat s about Barry's powers, I want to know what happened with Wally!

#28 Posted by sinful (149 posts) - - Show Bio

woot for flash.

#29 Posted by thanobomb1124 (2014 posts) - - Show Bio

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