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Old June 24 2014, 03:16 AM   #8266
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Re: DC's New 52: Reviews and Discussion (Spoilers welcolme and likely)

"Nothing making sense." Ideas changing all the time. People not knowing what exactly is going on? Sounds like DiDio to me.
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Old June 24 2014, 12:09 PM   #8267
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Which is why this would be the perfect disinformation campaign -- it plays right into the stereotype people have of Didio and his management style.
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Old June 25 2014, 07:02 PM   #8268
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Just read Superman #32. I really liked it. It's a really cool twist to the Superman mythos. Looking forward to seeing where they take us.
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Old June 26 2014, 12:03 AM   #8269
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I really liked Geoff Johns' all too brief run on Superman and the book feels instantly important again.
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Old June 30 2014, 11:46 PM   #8270
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Sigh. I guess I'm done with "Wonder Woman" for awhile. This book is gonna be SO late!

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2014/06/...ious-juncture/
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Old July 1 2014, 11:59 AM   #8271
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For some reason I thought Soule was taking over. I'm not familiar with Finch.
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Old July 1 2014, 12:26 PM   #8272
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Sigh. I guess I'm done with "Wonder Woman" for awhile. This book is gonna be SO late!

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2014/06/...ious-juncture/
If Finch can avoid "over detailing" stuff, he'll be fine as far as a schedule goes. Even so, I expect him to be alternating arcs with another artist.

Personally, I'll probably be picking up Wonder Woman again now with it not focusing so much on the Greek god stuff.
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Old July 10 2014, 08:11 PM   #8273
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Gail Simone is off "Batgirl" with October's #35...new creative team and redesign for Babs.

I kind of like the new costume.

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2014/07/...-babs-tarr-on/

The article also mentions that Simone has something in the works. I'm assuming we'll find out at SDCC in a couple weeks.
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Old July 10 2014, 08:33 PM   #8274
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Gail Simone is off "Batgirl" with October's #35...new creative team and redesign for Babs.

I kind of like the new costume.
I'm going to give this a try. I gave up on Simone's Batgirl because I found it too relentlessly grim. This sounds more like what I want to read -- something fun. Though the concept does sound like something more appropriate for Stephanie Brown.
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Old July 10 2014, 08:48 PM   #8275
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Their pitch sounds more interesting than what Simone was doing.
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Old July 10 2014, 11:28 PM   #8276
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I actually agree on both accounts. I gave up after the first arc...I suspect that Simone wasn't able to do what she wanted to do with Babs, which is a shame. We know about the hubbub surrounding her first firing from the title a couple of years ago. This sounds like something of a fresh start. I kind of like the redesign...the leg pouch reminds me of Steph's costume. The concept is interesting. I'll probably give this a chance.
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Old July 10 2014, 11:35 PM   #8277
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Interesting costume for Batgirl. That kind of outfit was being discussed in the Superman v Batman thread for Superman.
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Old July 11 2014, 02:08 AM   #8278
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Sigh. I guess I'm done with "Wonder Woman" for awhile. This book is gonna be SO late!

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2014/06/...ious-juncture/
Meh. I was going to stop reading anyway. Their take only confirms it. Rather than taking Wonder Woman in a new direction, it sounds like they are just dragging her back to what she was before... just another super hero...

Azzerello and Chiang's vision of Wonder Woman was a breath of fresh air. And pretty much ignoring the rest of continuity and just telling the best story they could: wonderful. I wish more solo books did that.

Not everything needs to be super connected to everything else.
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Old July 11 2014, 08:52 PM   #8279
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Looks like I was at least partially right...

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2014/07/...eft-dc-comics/
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Old July 11 2014, 08:57 PM   #8280
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looks like i'll be trying out the new Batgirl. i wasn't a fan of the Simone run at all.

as for the new creative team for Wonder Woman...i'll give it a few issues. Finch used to be such a great artist. look at his older stuff like New Avengers or especially his run on Moon Knight...and look at Forever Evil.
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