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Graeme McMillan
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Apr 7 2010
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@TheDarkWayne: Always worth bearing in mind, though: The first page of Batman RIP is Batman saying "You're wrong! Batman and Robin will never die!" I don't know how much more obviously he could've signposted the ending right from the start, even if anyone had thought that DC would consider killing him off in the first Read more

Apr 7 2010
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@TheDarkWayne: I'm not sure why it's Morrison's "fault" for writing a story the way he wanted...? Personally, I think that Final Crisis ending with the reveal that Batman is alive makes perfect sense thematically: It's literally the happy ending that Superman wished for, a few pages earlier.

Apr 7 2010
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@Pope John Peeps II: It's been a while since I read the end of Morrison's X-Men, but wasn't Xorneto plot a double metacommentary on the old X-Men stories? That Xorn turns out to be Magneto is a shout-out to classic Marvel soap opera the same way that the Emma/Scott/Jean love triangle is ("My best friend is... MY Read more

Apr 7 2010
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@Discodave: R.O.A.C.H. M.O.T.E.L.: Someone namechecked Technoccult at WonderCon this weekend during a panel. There was a room of confused DC fans, and Douglas Wolk and I both surprised as hell.

Apr 7 2010
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@OgilvyTheAstronomer: DC and Marvel can't "give up on continuity" - It's the selling point for the majority of both of their lines, for many (most?) fans.

Mar 23 2010
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@BloggyMcBlogBlog: You mean if I manage to go one better, I'll be above Mark Millar? MY LIFE HAS NEW PURPOSE.

Mar 22 2010
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@BloggyMcBlogBlog: I'm the eighth? Who're the other seven? David Tennant, Grant Morrison, Discodave...?

Mar 22 2010
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@Roklimber: I like both. But Star Trek maaaaaybe edges it because of my teenage crush on Ensign Ro.

Mar 22 2010
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@Discodave: R.O.A.C.H. M.O.T.E.L.: If you don't remember me and Tina dancing to the Spice Girls on a fairly regular then your cheap beer really HAS destroyed too many brain cells, good sir.

Mar 22 2010
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@RavenNemain: Hey! I didn't make that, the godhead known as Garrison Dean did, and he's sticking around. Well, as much as an elusive head of a real-life ring of ne'er-do-wells sticks around anywhere...

Mar 22 2010
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@evildead1971: The success of Mark Millar, proving that loud mouthed Scots can be ridiculously successful despite their accents, has tempted me to begin my new work as a superhero. But close, though.

Mar 22 2010
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@Magicant: The "and more" makes me feel dirty. In a good way.

Mar 22 2010
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@CodenameV: Same crew as before, with Cyriaque replacing me as editor. Same Thrill Power, different Tharg.

Mar 22 2010
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@Hamslicer: I know this isn't what you meant, but I couldn't help but think of this: