• Taral-DLOS's Avatar
    Yesterday, 04:28 AM
    There should be two, right? The next iteration of X-Men (Giant-Size and beyond) starts at Epic volume 5. So there’s still two Epics to fill, and...
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  • Global Honored's Avatar
    Yesterday, 04:19 AM
    It is more of a game. Storylines, shared continuity, building a CBR community curated Marvel Universe is what Age of Marvels (and similarly its...
    49 replies | 2605 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 05:54 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    They sued Marvel and the larger companies Marvel got into bed with to make the show, saying the Mutant X show was derivative of the X-Men franchise....
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  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 05:38 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    Character rights make more sense, since with the right treatment of a character you can print money, which once you've dealt with movie money, tv...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 05:33 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    No, Marvel had the rights distributing the characters on tv, not to the characters themselves. It's sort of like how Universal has the rights to...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 05:24 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    They had to get the rights from them, yes. That doesn't mean they make money from the show, Marvel isn't interested in money from a tv show level,...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 05:19 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    I don't know, I think the enjoyment gained from reading and fandom in general to be fulfilling. But the complaining about the business impacting...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 05:08 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    The point is that being angry that Marvel is acting in it's own best interests and not the x-fans is just a massive waste of energy.
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 04:57 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    No, they don't. Feel free to provide evidence. Marvel gets credits like the Marvel logo and being listed as an executive producer along with stan...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 04:43 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    The fox movie box offices don't make money for Marvel. The X-Men tv shows don't make money for Marvel. So as far as Disney and Marvel are...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 04:24 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    Actually it does, because mutants became a hostile franchise to create characters for. I'm not talking about their story function, I am...
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  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 03:18 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    i agree with the point but not the context or way you phrased it. Inhumans and Mutants both exist to be origin free character creating plot devices,...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Global Honored's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 01:45 PM
    Hey Marv, Knights are all in. I will just need to get them PM’ed or emailed over. Be there soon.
    1412 replies | 264792 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 09:21 AM
    Strange could just dump him into the sun or a hell dimension?
    31 replies | 571 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 09:20 AM
    She does also move things without seeing them, like she releases the break on the inside of a car from across the street. Matilda seems to have...
    6 replies | 206 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 08:55 AM
    Matilda has the ability to move dozens of items independantly with her mind without much concentration. I'm trying to remember what the largest...
    6 replies | 206 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 04:19 AM
    Usual rules. vs
    6 replies | 206 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-10-2017, 03:52 AM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    Because the X-Men comics pre-Fox deal were of no value to Marvel without the full rights, so might as well use them to cross promote other...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 06:35 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    I agree, but I also think it's a big factor that the sales of X-Men books aren't a concern to Disney as it's been established that they don't care...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 06:30 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    I feel like you completely missed the point about there being a difference in performance expectations between a fledgeling franchise and a...
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  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 06:22 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    No I didn't? When did I ever imply X-Fans are the entire comic market? They aren't and I made a point of saying they aren't when I said Marvel...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 06:11 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    Actually it does. X-Men are a Marvel property, meaning it would be Marvel's logo on whatever it made. So it's again products promoting a franchise...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 06:06 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    Inhumans in their current state are a fledling franchise, they've lower expectations in terms of performance. And some really great stories were...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 05:46 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    If you read an Inhumans books, you'd know the replacing X-Men with Inhumans is BS conspiracy theories. Marvel are promoting new franchises, one of...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 05:31 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    Yeah but Austen's run just felt like a bad fit, they did actually try with creators after him.
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 05:26 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    The mist story was a direct reaction to the x-fans bitching about Inhumanity in the first place. It is somewhat karmic in that regard. But it's a...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 05:14 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    This is what I said in my previous post. You don't get it and still don't get it.
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 05:10 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    Yes, but it also wasn't aimed at converting X-Men fans, but attracting new fans to Inhumans. They knew the bulk of sales would come from annoyed...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 04:46 PM
    Iron Fist replied to a thread The Complex in X-Books
    They could, but the question is why SHOULD they? Why should they put in an X character into a product when they could put in a character they own...
    12921 replies | 2743336 view(s)
  • Iron Fist's Avatar
    12-09-2017, 04:16 PM
    The cuckoos are seldom written as more than side panel characters or exposition for power boosts for telepaths. But they have gone diamond and they...
    436 replies | 47786 view(s)
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