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@  Paladin : (26 May 2020 - 08:10 PM)

it's too hugging hot today.

@  -LittleAutob... : (25 May 2020 - 03:39 PM)

I'll agree with you on that.

@  -LittleAutob... : (25 May 2020 - 03:39 PM)

*Figured -_-

@  -LittleAutob... : (25 May 2020 - 03:39 PM)

I fugured

@  Steevy Maximus : (25 May 2020 - 01:37 PM)

I'm actually sad Cyberverse won't get another season. 2 and 3 (of what I've seen) have REALLY nailed it in being fun little actions shows, like the Sunbow series.

@  Rycochet : (25 May 2020 - 01:00 PM)

Yes.

@  Maximus Ambus : (25 May 2020 - 12:52 PM)

I'm waiting for Animated season 4. Am I insane?

@  wonko the sane? : (25 May 2020 - 11:22 AM)

I'm waiting for the next season to show up on netflix.

@  Sabrblade : (25 May 2020 - 10:59 AM)

Many of us have already watched the rest of the Cyberverse episodes since the whole third season aired in the UK last September.

@  -LittleAutob... : (25 May 2020 - 10:18 AM)

*9th

@  -LittleAutob... : (25 May 2020 - 10:17 AM)

I just saw the 8th episode... omg

@  Bass X0 : (25 May 2020 - 01:28 AM)

Already seen it online.

@  -LittleAutob... : (24 May 2020 - 09:42 PM)

Who's excited for tomorrow? The only thing that makes Monday worth it is the Cyberverse episodes .-.

@  wonko the sane? : (24 May 2020 - 12:30 PM)

Welcome. I just came into that trick myself recently, so happy to share.

@  Nevermore : (24 May 2020 - 12:05 PM)

Thanks, wonko the sane? for the tip with the cloning. That helped a lot!

@  -LittleAutob... : (24 May 2020 - 12:02 PM)

Heheh.... yes... I don't think a sniper would be very good at making a vaccine... 0.0

@  Nevermore : (24 May 2020 - 11:48 AM)

All right! Cloning my old HHD to an SSD and then swapping out the drive was successful, it would appear. Finally.

@  Bass X0 : (24 May 2020 - 11:30 AM)

Scientist Perceptor is. Sniper Perceptor less so.

@  -LittleAutob... : (24 May 2020 - 10:51 AM)

Perceptor would be more responsible.

@  -LittleAutob... : (24 May 2020 - 10:48 AM)

Oof x~x

@  TheMightyMol... : (24 May 2020 - 10:45 AM)

He'd cure the virus, but he'd probably commit at least two crimes against nature and weaponize a third in the process.

@  -LittleAutob... : (24 May 2020 - 09:39 AM)

'Horrible consequences' would most likely happen with Brainstorm...

@  -LittleAutob... : (24 May 2020 - 08:16 AM)

Totally. And Percy's not even human. XD

@  TheMightyMol... : (24 May 2020 - 06:50 AM)

Can't do much worse than our current government, I say go for it.

@  Sabrblade : (23 May 2020 - 10:13 PM)

Little do we realize that the Perceptor in question is the Mini-Con combiner. :p

@  -LittleAutob... : (23 May 2020 - 10:11 PM)

He would!!!

@  -LittleAutob... : (23 May 2020 - 10:11 PM)

Horrible consequences? I... Doubt that would happen.

@  wonko the sane? : (23 May 2020 - 09:55 PM)

Even if he would come up with the answer by tomorrow.

@  wonko the sane? : (23 May 2020 - 09:54 PM)

I'd rather not deal with the horrible but unintended consequences of that.

@  -LittleAutob... : (23 May 2020 - 09:52 PM)

Lets let Perceptor make a vaccine for COVID-19. Who agrees with me :)

@  -LittleAutob... : (23 May 2020 - 08:43 PM)

I'll take your word for it. =D

@  TM2-Megatron : (23 May 2020 - 08:42 PM)

Although the TV edits of Robocop do contain some hilarity

@  TM2-Megatron : (23 May 2020 - 08:41 PM)

I can't think of any instance where sanitizing a film is a good thing.

@  -LittleAutob... : (23 May 2020 - 06:42 PM)

.... and thats a good thing? :doh

@  Steevy Maximus : (23 May 2020 - 06:39 PM)

I'm watching Predator on Starz! That means it has all the language and gore uncensored!

@  Sabrblade : (23 May 2020 - 04:23 PM)

*grabs popcorn*

@  -LittleAutob... : (23 May 2020 - 12:49 PM)

*watching everyone argue* O^O

@  fourteenwings : (23 May 2020 - 10:22 AM)

By that logic we might as well just get rid of the Shoutbox wholesale! I'd rather have like 3 or 4 things stuck for a week or so than one person dominating the whole thing (no offense Nevermore).

@  PlutoniumBoss : (23 May 2020 - 03:30 AM)

I would argue that "full of something one doesn't read" and "devoid of reading material" are functionally identical at the end-user level. :D

@  NotVeryKnightly : (22 May 2020 - 07:58 PM)

If it emptied, it would become empty.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (22 May 2020 - 07:53 PM)

It would be the same effect as if the shoutbox simply emptied once or twice a week.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (22 May 2020 - 07:27 PM)

I don't see how having walls of the same guy on top whenever I go to any page on this site is "refreshing".

@  PlutoniumBoss : (22 May 2020 - 06:10 PM)

I don't know, I find the occasional flushing of the box to be refreshing.

@  Telly : (22 May 2020 - 04:20 PM)

but its gets annoying seeing a wall of text from him that takes up most of the shoutbox

@  PlutoniumBoss : (22 May 2020 - 03:53 PM)

Eh, that's just Nevermore.

@  fourteenwings : (22 May 2020 - 12:11 AM)

@Nevermore: Good rule of thumb is if you feel like you need not just multiple statements but also multiple shouts to make a point, best just make a thread.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 May 2020 - 05:36 PM)

Dude, do you just, not know when to stop?

@  Nevermore : (21 May 2020 - 03:35 PM)

Instead of "I have only ten hours to get all my stuff from place A to place B", it's more like "I temporarily stored 90% of my stuff in easily accessible place C in my spare time, so now I have ten hours to get the remaining 10% of my stuff over to the new place before permanently saying goodbye to the old place".

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 May 2020 - 03:33 PM)

At these point you two are just repeating what you already said.

@  Nevermore : (21 May 2020 - 03:32 PM)

Again using my "moving apartments" analogy. If you can store the stuff you don't immediately need for everyday life somewhere else, it reduces the critical time of permanently switching your primary base of residence over to the new place because there's less stuff to move when the time comes.


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#21 Cheetimus Primal

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Posted 17 July 2008 - 06:23 PM

I was just hoping for such a thing.
I doubt they'd have time for it and it would probably totally screw with the pacing of the film.

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Posted 17 July 2008 - 08:28 PM

The pirate DVD will be narrated by Gerard Butler, to boot.

Anyways, that trailer was everything I could ever hope for. The scene on Mars had me on the verge of tears.

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Posted 17 July 2008 - 08:58 PM

I'm sorry but everytime I hear/see Rorchach I sqweeee like a wee lil' girl !!!

He was my favorite character so I really can't wait to see him in action.

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Posted 18 July 2008 - 12:27 AM

Must resist...urge to watch...seeing TDK tomorrow...I can wait that long...urgh....
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Posted 18 July 2008 - 03:40 AM

Visually, this will be a breath taking movie(The glass castle on Mars made my jaw drop.)

But at the same time, I feel as if what we've seen of the movie seems to miss some of the point of the comic.
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Posted 18 July 2008 - 05:27 AM

Man, Silk Spectre and Ozymandias still look awful, but I think we've all had time to come to grips with the costumes. I'm looking forward to this if only to see how faithful they are to the comic and whether it translates well into action.

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Posted 18 July 2008 - 07:31 AM

QUOTE(Cheetimus Primal @ Jul 18 2008, 12:23 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I was just hoping for such a thing.
I doubt they'd have time for it and it would probably totally screw with the pacing of the film.

Yeh that's what I was thinking.
Glad to hear it may be on the DVD though. icon-hotrod.gif
I'm hoping the film'll feel like a sort of mix between 300 and The Usual Suspects.

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Posted 18 July 2008 - 08:03 AM

Even though I never read the comic, the trailer looked pretty interesting.

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Posted 18 July 2008 - 08:08 AM

dude you should atleast skem threw it watchmen is amazing it took me three read threws to get the whole story

it's that good
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Posted 18 July 2008 - 08:47 AM

This novel never really "clicked" for me. The ending was clever enough, and the story wasn't bad at all but I don't see it at the same level as everyone else here.

That being said, the trailer looked quite good. I look forward to the film.
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Posted 19 July 2008 - 11:41 PM

I hope they wage a good marketing campaign. The theater wasn't too enthused the other night.

While Watchmen is one of the greatest stories in comics history, some of the characters are generic knockoffs of popular characters when it comes to appearance. If you didn't know watchmen, Night Owl is a poor man's Batman.

The people at the theater before The Dark Knight were pretty vocal on the "WTF is this supposed to be?" Someone yelled "knock-off," an idiot in the row behind me was going "yeah, I'll see that movie...NOT!" (this HS kid must not have realized that Borat lines aren't funny anymore).

Oddly enough, most of the people in the theater cheered in the first 5 seconds. You see the DC logo and a man with lightning-type energy touching him. A guy yelled "FLASH" and got quite the cheer. The cheers faded pretty quickly.

Watchmen has the potential to be a great movie. Hopefully they can draw the audiences in. When you get past the archetypes and costumes, Watchmen has an amazing and powerful story.

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Posted 20 July 2008 - 03:10 AM

slightly off topic, but what's Silk Spectre's powers?


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Posted 20 July 2008 - 09:45 AM

QUOTE(KissPlay Lieger @ Jul 20 2008, 03:10 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
slightly off topic, but what's Silk Spectre's powers?

Being hot. She and most of the other Watchmen have no real powers Wikipedia list her abilities as athlete-level strength and great fighting prowess.

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Posted 20 July 2008 - 09:57 AM

QUOTE(Solarstorm @ Jul 20 2008, 12:41 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
If you didn't know watchmen, Night Owl is a poor man's Batman.


Poor Man's Blue Beetle, actually, since all the Watchmen characters were based on Charlston Comics characters (I'm sure you already knew that, but I'm just sayin'...).

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Posted 20 July 2008 - 10:46 AM

Afraid I'm siding with Alan Moore on this one. He doesn't want to see a Watchmen movie, and neither do I.

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Posted 20 July 2008 - 01:50 PM

best part is the music....I'll still see it, even though i have yet to finish the actual book..something like 30 pages from done .

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Posted 20 July 2008 - 01:59 PM

This movie looks phat! I also loved the trailer as well. It seems that DC are finally getting good in recent years icon-ironhide.gif

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Posted 20 July 2008 - 06:57 PM

QUOTE(MP5 @ Jul 20 2008, 11:46 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Afraid I'm siding with Alan Moore on this one. He doesn't want to see a Watchmen movie, and neither do I.


Alan Moore doesn't want any movies made. He's a cinematic prick.
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Posted 20 July 2008 - 07:05 PM

If you have iTunes, you can get the narrated Watchman ep.... if you have not read the comic like me that is. The first one is free!

And yes this trailer is made of win.

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Posted 20 July 2008 - 07:07 PM

QUOTE(PiratedTVPro @ Jul 20 2008, 11:57 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(MP5 @ Jul 20 2008, 11:46 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Afraid I'm siding with Alan Moore on this one. He doesn't want to see a Watchmen movie, and neither do I.


Alan Moore doesn't want any movies made. He's a cinematic prick.



Seeing the movies that have been made from his work, I don't blame him for being a prick. icon-hotrod.gif





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