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@  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!

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Steeeeeeeeve.

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LEEEROOOOOOOOY! jhenkenz...

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Candleja-

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

Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice!

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

Spongebob!

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KHAAAAAAAN


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#2241 Axaday

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Posted 03 June 2016 - 06:18 AM

Hard to say, but I'll watch it.

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Posted 03 June 2016 - 11:01 AM

Same. I intend to give it a shot.

 

The cinematographer just tweeted to say it won't change any minds.

I hope his resume is updated.



#2243 Dusty

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Posted 03 June 2016 - 12:16 PM

It looks like the areas that needed to be fleshed out are fleshed out.
The Africa sub plot looks to make sense and they are exploring Bruce's turn to hyper violence.

 

Yep. This looks to directly address the structural problems with the movie. Looking forward to it.

 

I think Fong was talking more about the tone. Like, if you thought the movie was too dark, this isn't gonna sway you.



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Posted 03 June 2016 - 09:06 PM

From BvS cinematographer Larry Fong regarding the R-rated cut:

 


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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 04 June 2016 - 09:06 AM

Whatever he meant, story or tone, that he posted that has gotta piss WB off.  I'm sure they want a lot of the people who hate it to pay again to see this cut.



#2246 Sabrblade

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Posted 15 June 2016 - 08:00 PM

Spoilers for the Ultimate Cut that reveal explanations to several of the theatrical cut's plot holes - http://www.comicbook...ltimate-a142561


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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 15 June 2016 - 11:40 PM

I'm not going to watch it but Luthor having the terrorist bodies burned to fake heat vision makes so much more sense.

Edit - aw, I guess there wasn't a cut with more of the other heroes. And it bites that there's so much more of Batman than Superman.

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Posted 15 June 2016 - 11:46 PM

That, and the thing about the woman on TV being an actress, would have cleared up SO much confusion/frustration in the beginning.

 

And they were taken out so bats could make Bruce fly like Jesus and Luthor could pee in a jug.


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#2249 Dusty

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Posted 15 June 2016 - 11:54 PM

And the context of the congressional hearing is completely different!

 

Some of these were genuinely baffling editing choices.



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Posted 16 June 2016 - 01:10 AM

It's like they were trying to make the theatrical cut unlikable.


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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.

#2251 Dusty

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Posted 16 June 2016 - 01:15 AM

It's like they were trying to make the theatrical cut unlikable.

 

It is kind of like that! If nothing else, the added scenes seem to make Superman a much, much more sympathetic figure.



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Posted 16 June 2016 - 08:36 PM

Huh, so Jenna Malone is

 

Spoiler

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#2253 Tyranno

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Posted 16 June 2016 - 09:28 PM

Spoiler

 

Hahaha. Wow.

 

That is horrifyingly disgusting. Yeah, your movies are firmly no longer for me, Zack Snyder.


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Posted 16 June 2016 - 11:09 PM

...because she's not Batgirl?

 

Or am I missing something?


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#2255 Dusty

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Posted 16 June 2016 - 11:17 PM

 

Spoiler

 

Hahaha. Wow.

 

That is horrifyingly disgusting. Yeah, your movies are firmly no longer for me, Zack Snyder.

 

 

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Posted 16 June 2016 - 11:17 PM

...because she's not Batgirl?

 

Or am I missing something?

 

Not reading the quote?


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#2257 Tyranno

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Posted 16 June 2016 - 11:32 PM

The hell did anything I say there have to do with Batgirl?

 

Anyway, I see once again that my complaining about

 

Spoiler

 

is gonna ruin Dusty's good time, so I'll say my peace and move out.

 

Spoiler


Edited by Razorsaw, 16 June 2016 - 11:34 PM.

"Disabled people donít have special needs. We have very reasonable human needs. Our needs include freedom from abuse, violence, and mistreatment, the right to autonomy and self-direction, the right to represent ourselves, equal opportunity for education and employment, the right to accommodation, and societal inclusion and acceptance.

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#2258 Dusty

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Posted 17 June 2016 - 12:07 AM

How dare you assume I'm having a good time.



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Posted 17 June 2016 - 01:19 AM

The hell did anything I say there have to do with Batgirl?

Spocket thought you were quoting skankerzero's Jena Malone spoiler rather than a different spoiler entirely.

 

Though, dark-colored text ain't that easy to read on this board's purple background.


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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 29 June 2016 - 11:57 AM

Btw anyone watched The Ultimate Cut yet? coz i have, it certainly improves the film somewhat, it fleshes some things out that was wrong with the standard version, some of the fight scenes are longer and more brutal(being R rated).

So i'd deffo recommend this version! & forget the standard one(or at least try to).



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