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DC Comics to relaunch everything with #1s in June 2016

Old 05-29-19, 04:19 PM
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Re: DC Comics to relaunch everything with #1s in June 2016

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Heroes in Crisis finished today and all I can say is that the whole series was fucking horrible and everyone involved should be ashamed.
The art is nice. Everything else about it was terrible.

I think DC has already decided it's getting retconned and it wouldn't surprise me to see it classified as an Elseworlds in the future.
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Old 05-29-19, 06:46 PM
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Re: DC Comics to relaunch everything with #1s in June 2016

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The art is nice. Everything else about it was terrible.

I think DC has already decided it's getting retconned and it wouldn't surprise me to see it classified as an Elseworlds in the future.
It will simply be ignored, kinda like Identity Crisis and Zero Hour are today
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Old 05-29-19, 07:47 PM
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Re: DC Comics to relaunch everything with #1s in June 2016

I started loving comics even more when I developed the mindset that everything is an elsewords story.
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Old 06-13-19, 01:15 PM
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Re: DC Comics to relaunch everything with #1s in June 2016

I really don't want to start collecting monthly comics again, but they're finally bringing back the Legion (and the JSA):

https://www.newsarama.com/45584-legi...w-ongoing.html
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Old 06-13-19, 11:42 PM
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Re: DC Comics to relaunch everything with #1s in June 2016

Originally Posted by fujishig View Post
I really don't want to start collecting monthly comics again, but they're finally bringing back the Legion (and the JSA):

https://www.newsarama.com/45584-legi...w-ongoing.html
I wish it had been someone else than Bendis bringing back the Legion. I'll still check it out of course.

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Old 06-14-19, 06:32 AM
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Re: DC Comics to relaunch everything with #1s in June 2016

Originally Posted by PhantomStranger View Post
I wish it had been someone else than Bendis bringing back the Legion. I'll still check it out of course.
I enjoyed a lot of Bendis' Marvel work but I read his Man of Steel mini-series and hated it. Here's hoping the Legion turns out better. My biggest concern is that I haven't read the Legion since the 90s and may not recognize it with all that's gone on since.
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Old 06-14-19, 09:13 AM
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Re: DC Comics to relaunch everything with #1s in June 2016

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I wish it had been someone else than Bendis bringing back the Legion. I'll still check it out of course.
It's definitely a monkey paw wish but for now, I'll take it.
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