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"Civil War" Mini-Series & Crossover Talkback (Spoilers)

Discussion in 'Comic Book Culture' started by Wonder Woman, May 3, 2006.

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  1. wonderfly

    wonderfly Shaking things up a bit
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    Um, no it didn't. Kolbar, I have no idea what that news program is talking about, because Captain America didn't die at the end of Civil War...

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    But, after checking Newsarama, SOMETHING big is happening today:

     
  2. Moto Pete

    Moto Pete We Bare-ly Pete's

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    I Just Got my Issues this week and \check out the spoiler
     
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    Moto Pete We Bare-ly Pete's

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    RogueFanKC Eulalia!

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    Oh boy...

    Wow.

    And I thought Marvel was eventually going to rely on a retcon in the end, but after this...


    Is anyone else pissed about this? :mad:
     
  6. ShadowGUN

    ShadowGUN YES!YES!YES!

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    This bit from CNN just made me laugh so hard.

    Still, one has to wonder: Is ***** really dead? Comic book characters have routinely died, only to be resurrected when necessary to storylines.

    Joe Quesada agrees -- but said times are different now.

    "There was period in comics where characters would just die and then be resurrected. And the death had very little meaning and the resurrection had very little meaning," he said. "All I ask of my writers is if you're going to kill a character off, please let that death have some meaning in the overall scope of things."

    Blocked out the name for those who don't know but what a crock. Both sides of the comics word are mowing down characters like crazy and they are meaningful deaths? All I have to say about that is Hawkeye.
     
  8. StormBlue

    StormBlue Defender of Light

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    Yeah, I just caught this a few seconds ago. If you just go to the Yahoo! main page, it spoils the entire thing for you.

    What is this world coming to???
     
  9. Conan-san

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    Runaways spoilers

     
  10. Moto Pete

    Moto Pete We Bare-ly Pete's

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    yeah that ticks me off that the news is covering it befor the issue was avalible
     
  11. Beat

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    What was that about reaction and idealism again?

    Marvel Super Heroes- Defending America's rights to treat celebrities like royalty and teachers like dirt.
     
  12. rggkjg1

    rggkjg1 Batman v Superman

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    I Can't Believe They Did This Again!!! Thank You Yahoo News!!!!!!!!!!!! We Really Appriciate It (sarcasim).
     
  13. Jin Kazama

    Jin Kazama Hawkguy
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    Now, granted, I haven't read the cross-over yet, but this means

     
  14. Ghostbuster Man

    Ghostbuster Man "Batman's my Cousin"

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    God, in this day and age this is not what we need right now!:mad:

    We still need heroes like Captian America to help us to fight for democracy and freedom. With all the liberals and activists taking over the contury, we need an icon to help us to get throgh this dark age.:(

    Man, i bet Jack Kirby is turning in his grave as we speak.:crying:
     
  15. Wonder Woman

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    Shouldn't this news be in a talkback for Captain America #25? I know this issue is still a Civil War tie-in but I think a talkback for the issue would be better. I haven't picked up this comic and I had no plan to. Although now I may have to run down to the comic store afterall and see what this is all about.

    Can't say I'm surprised by the assassination but I can't see this lasting.
     
  16. Robin2099

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    This won't last or will most likely turn out to be a fake out. Killing Captain America would be as stupid as killing off Batman. No way I see this lasting.
     
  17. Juu-kuchi

    Juu-kuchi Everypony's Starry-Eyed

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    But then again, why is it that there's another Captain America issue after this, if I can recall the Initiative Checklist which previews upcoming Marvel Comics

    If that's the case, let's defer total judgment until that issue comes to be, unless it's just a lamentation/commentary piece without the Captain.
     
  18. Clayface

    Clayface Molecularly Malleable Mod

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    Yep. There is now an official talkback thread for the issue.

    Ditto. Like others, I suspect it's a faked death.
     
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    I'll keep this brief as I haven't been actually reading CW, but kept up via Internet. Both CW issue 7 and the recent inicident with Cap have turned me off of Marvel Comics. I'd already decided to stop reading Marvel after reading about issue 7, but this is the final nail in the coffin for me. Quesasda, Millar, Bendis, and JMS have got to go!

    No offense, but you might not want to bring politics here and you could have offensed some people with that post. Besides, there are two sides of a coin, but for various reason, I won't get into it.

    I wouldn't blame him if he were.:sad:
     
  20. wonderfly

    wonderfly Shaking things up a bit
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    Allright, please, no more talking about THAT OTHER CONTROVERSIAL COMIC JUST RELEASED in this thread. Talk about the ending of Civil War here. Talk about THAT OTHER BIG EVENT in the appropriate talkback...
     

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