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@  SG Roadbuster : (08 August 2020 - 01:53 PM)

@Nevermore yes.

@  Nevermore : (08 August 2020 - 09:11 AM)

Is $30 a good deal for Subscription Service Breakdown?

@  Trpodeca : (08 August 2020 - 06:24 AM)

Oh dear God no. Twitter has changed it's default layout to the terrible new one. Why waste so much space on the left?

@  Steevy Maximus : (07 August 2020 - 08:28 PM)

@Bass X0, yeah, the Joe comic got REALLY solid in the upper 20s to the Cobra Civil War. It's interesting to see how well the Joe comic has aged relative to the cartoon. Where as I feel the opposite is true of Transformers

@  -LittleAutob... : (07 August 2020 - 03:58 PM)

Its so fun watching past TF Conventions.

@  Bass X0 : (07 August 2020 - 02:20 PM)

I've been reading classic 80s G.I. Joe lately. Its still decent even though I don't have any nostalgia towards it.

@  Sabrblade : (07 August 2020 - 08:50 AM)

Think of it as Adam West Batman instead. ;)

@  wonko the sane? : (07 August 2020 - 07:49 AM)

That sounds more like the flash, or maybe booster gold than batman.

@  Sabrblade : (07 August 2020 - 12:27 AM)

They would get bored fighting each other and instead decide to take an epic cross-country road trip together.

@  RichardT1977 : (06 August 2020 - 08:57 PM)

What would happen if Batman were to fight Squirrel Girl?

@  PlutoniumBoss : (04 August 2020 - 09:03 PM)

Unless you count the Mask vs Lobo special, but that's less a duel and more a duet.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (04 August 2020 - 08:52 PM)

My favorite crossover fight was Thor vs Shazam/Captain Marvel. Early in the fight, Thor discovers that Billy Batson needs lightning to transform, and being a god of lightning he simply denies him that.

@  Sabrblade : (04 August 2020 - 08:46 PM)

Let's see a fight between Death Battle and Super Power Beat Down

@  TheMightyMol... : (04 August 2020 - 06:15 PM)

Which Lobo later claimed was because he was paid to take a dive. Yes, really.

@  TheMightyMol... : (04 August 2020 - 06:15 PM)

And then there's the times it's been decided by a fan vote, which is how we get things like Lobo (who can go toe-to-toe with Superman at full strength) losing to Wolverine.

@  Nevermore : (04 August 2020 - 05:49 PM)

And then there are the "but my favorite characater will totes win because I say so" people.

@  Nevermore : (04 August 2020 - 05:49 PM)

I mean, there are some people who really approach this from a somewhat reasonable standpoint, coming up with a plausible scenario and a setting that creates a fair environment that doesn't favor one character.

@  Nevermore : (04 August 2020 - 05:46 PM)

My favorite stupid "why would they even fight each other" question recently was about three versions of Optimus Prime (G1, Bayverse and Aligned).

@  Nevermore : (04 August 2020 - 05:45 PM)

Batman obviously can beat everyone. Even Galactus. He's Batman. He's so smart, he'll just throw a Batarang and hit the weak spot at Galactus's forehead, knocking him out instantaneously.

@  wonko the sane? : (04 August 2020 - 11:37 AM)

It's almost like all drama is just manufactured pissing contests to keep us all entertained and distracted. :p

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (04 August 2020 - 10:16 AM)

Or they could go White Ranger vs Scorpion route and have both win. ;P

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:35 AM)

Besides, we all know the answer is nearly always "they fight to a standstill and then team up against a common enemy."

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:29 AM)

The best way to prove this is to give an example where the match is really lopsided in favor of one character but in popularity they're either evenly matched or the weaker one is more popular.

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:27 AM)

The "who would win in a fight" discussions are really just people trying to make "which one's better" into something you can theoretically measure objectively, usually in a very specific way they think they've predetermined their favorite will win.

@  Otaku : (04 August 2020 - 02:01 AM)

@Nevermore So... you're saying you didn't like DC Versus Marvel/Marvel Versus DC?

@  Steevy Maximus : (03 August 2020 - 06:59 PM)

So, what happened to Hasbro's Zoids relaunch? An English dub, some stuff in southeast Asia, and now a game coming in October? That it?

@  wonko the sane? : (03 August 2020 - 10:46 AM)

Tidal wave, cause shooting water gets you nowhere.

@  Darth Gonzo : (03 August 2020 - 09:57 AM)

Who would win Tidal Wave or Broadside?

@  -LittleAutob... : (03 August 2020 - 08:17 AM)

Btw Happy birthday to those people in the box to the right \o/

@  -LittleAutob... : (03 August 2020 - 08:16 AM)

The bottom line is obvious. It makes no literal sense to fight someone on your faction. :/

@  wonko the sane? : (03 August 2020 - 06:14 AM)

That's because you're doing it wrong. You're supposed to just stack skills and ability against each other. It's not the palace of doom, it's an episode of american gladiators.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:32 AM)

The only obvious winners of such a fight would be the bad guys.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:29 AM)

And what does it even matter? They should work together, not stupidly fight each other for the mindless entertainment of idiot onlookers.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:29 AM)

Why would two good guys fight each other? What are they fighting over?

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:28 AM)

I never understood these "who would win in a fight between two good guys" discussions. They make no sense to me.

@  Maximus Ambus : (02 August 2020 - 04:17 PM)

If G1 had continued we'd have had Starscream back in spirit - through Krunk, Snapdragons partner and possibly Skullcruncher unless he was mute.

@  Bass X0 : (02 August 2020 - 12:28 PM)

There are some decent impersonators in fandubs though.

@  -LittleAutob... : (02 August 2020 - 10:45 AM)

The only true Starscream voices are Steve Blum and Chris Latta, hands down.

@  Sabrblade : (02 August 2020 - 10:14 AM)

Why they didn't have Scott McNeil voicing that Starscream, when he was the one who had imitated Chris Latta when he voiced Cobra Commander in the DiC G.I. Joe cartoon, is beyond me.

@  wonko the sane? : (02 August 2020 - 09:57 AM)

Say what you will, that was an awesome scene.

@  Maximus Ambus : (02 August 2020 - 08:36 AM)

Beast Wars Starsream "I am AIR COMMANDER Starscream of the DECEPTICON BATTLEFLEET!"

@  Nevermore : (02 August 2020 - 07:02 AM)

I liked TF: Prime Starscream.

@  -LittleAutob... : (01 August 2020 - 08:36 PM)

Hearing Starscream's screechy voice in Cyberverse has to be the most annoying thing ever in Transformers. Even his G1 voice wasn't as bad. :doh

@  -LittleAutob... : (01 August 2020 - 08:35 PM)

KUP!

@  Sabrblade : (01 August 2020 - 04:58 PM)

Urkel!

@  TheMightyMol... : (01 August 2020 - 03:16 PM)

Steeeeeeeeve.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (01 August 2020 - 02:57 AM)

LEEEROOOOOOOOY! jhenkenz...

@  Hg Dragon : (01 August 2020 - 01:21 AM)

Candleja-

@  Sabrblade : (31 July 2020 - 11:02 PM)

Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice!

@  Echowarrior : (31 July 2020 - 10:18 PM)

Spongebob!


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The Disney Afternoon/Toon Disney Thread: feat. DuckTales, Talespin, Aladdin, etc.

Disney Afternoon DuckTales Talespin Rescue Rangers Aladdin Pepper Ann Hercules The Little Mermaid Darkwing Duck Gargoyles

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#1 Paladin

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Posted 11 September 2018 - 12:52 PM

So, while we all wait for the second season to air Disney has announced that they will finally be releasing the last volume of the original series on DVD.

 

http://www.tradition...-4-coming-soon/

 

 

Only took them about ELEVEN YEARS to get this out...


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Posted 11 September 2018 - 04:47 PM

Now as I continue to wait for DVD sets of the Aladdin cartoon, and Hercules cartoon, and Little Mermaid cartoon...


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Posted 11 September 2018 - 06:21 PM

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Posted 11 September 2018 - 08:24 PM

Well well well, this'll finally make TaleSpin no longer the one and only Disney Afternoon show to have its complete run of all episodes from start to finish put out on DVD.


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I think the concept of being educated and being able to educate is something that more people need more of in their lives.

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If I'm consistently misspelling a word, I would want and expect people to correct me as should I imagine all decent people who know the value of good literacy.

Its just arrogant laziness to know you're spelling a word incorrectly and not correct yourself or ignore the advice when people do tell you how to spell a word correctly.

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Posted 11 September 2018 - 08:27 PM

Gargoyles got everything out for it, assuming you ignore the third season. As most do.


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Posted 13 September 2018 - 07:01 PM

Eh, given I was talking about Aladdin, Hercules, and Little Mermaid cartoons, none of which I remember being part of the Disney afternoon, I wasn't really limiting it to that.


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Posted 13 September 2018 - 07:08 PM

Aladdin did air as part of the Disney Afternoon. Hercules came out just after the block ended, though, while the Little Mermaid cartoon was only on Saturday mornings.


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Posted 13 September 2018 - 08:27 PM

Aladdin was part of The Disney Afternoon.

 

Hercules and Weekenders were part of Disney's 1 Too.


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QUOTE(Bass X0 @ Aug 17 2013, 08:20 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I think the concept of being educated and being able to educate is something that more people need more of in their lives.

No, we don't all know everything but we should spread and share that what we do know.

If I'm consistently misspelling a word, I would want and expect people to correct me as should I imagine all decent people who know the value of good literacy.

Its just arrogant laziness to know you're spelling a word incorrectly and not correct yourself or ignore the advice when people do tell you how to spell a word correctly.

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Posted 13 September 2018 - 08:49 PM

For perusal of chronology:

 

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(From https://en.wikipedia...sion_Animation)

 

Hard for my brain to accept that Rescue Rangers and Talespin launched so late in Ducktales' life. 


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Posted 14 September 2018 - 09:06 AM

. . . Aaaand just like that I have the Pepper Ann theme stuck in my head.

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Posted 14 September 2018 - 09:24 AM

Aladdin did air as part of the Disney Afternoon. Hercules came out just after the block ended, though, while the Little Mermaid cartoon was only on Saturday mornings.

 

Sunday mornings in my area, along with "Read Along with Belle" or whatever it was called.


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Posted 14 September 2018 - 11:17 AM

Maybe we could split this off into a separate thread, since it hasn't talked about Duck Tales '17 for a few pages now?

 

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Posted 18 September 2018 - 08:35 AM

Well well well, this'll finally make TaleSpin no longer the one and only Disney Afternoon show to have its complete run of all episodes from start to finish put out on DVD.

 
 
...Talespin's third volume came out like four years ago. 
 
You can buy the complete series in three volumes on Amazon for less than fifty bucks. 
 
https://www.amazon.c...ywords=talespin

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Posted 18 September 2018 - 09:41 AM

 

 

Well well well, this'll finally make TaleSpin no longer the one and only Disney Afternoon show to have its complete run of all episodes from start to finish put out on DVD.

 
 
...Talespin's third volume came out like four years ago. 
 
You can buy the complete series in three volumes on Amazon for less than fifty bucks. 
 
https://www.amazon.c...ywords=talespin

... god, it's not just in P&R now

 

 

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Posted 18 September 2018 - 09:54 AM

Use it wisely, however. Some of us take being Ignored personally.


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Posted 18 September 2018 - 10:31 AM

I guess it's time to just ignore this whole thread and hope someone starts a new one once DuckTales starts its next run of new eps.

 

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Posted 19 September 2018 - 08:23 AM

. . . Aaaand just like that I have the Pepper Ann theme stuck in my head.


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Posted 20 September 2018 - 09:05 PM

This thread has been created to talk about the Disney Afternoon Block (and other Toon Disney shows during that era). For discussing the new DuckTales (2017) show go here.

 

 

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Posted 20 September 2018 - 10:27 PM

Well, then, now that we have this thread, I may as well use it ask this question.

 

Suppose, hypothetically, there were to be a sort of big, highly detailed, extensively-researched continuity-based reference work devoted entirely to a number of the old Disney Afternoon shows and related media, explaining in greatly informative detail how all of the involved series were to fit together into one massive world (while leaving some specific shows excluded from this for obvious reasons), mapped out across a lengthy, carefully laid-out timeline.

 

Would people who grew up watching these shows find such a nostalgia-rooted reference work to be of interest? ;)


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Its just arrogant laziness to know you're spelling a word incorrectly and not correct yourself or ignore the advice when people do tell you how to spell a word correctly.

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Posted 21 September 2018 - 06:42 AM

I wouldn't object to it.


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