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PostPosted: Fri May 24, 2013 4:53 pm    Post subject: 2013 Comic Book Showdown final line-up Reply with quote

It's been awhile and I have some free time lately. How's about a comic book showdown?

Everyone can submit up to four comic book originating characters and one team for their nominees. If you have a favorite picture you'd like used for your picks, feel free to PM them to me. Once a character or team has been nominated, they're in so no need to repeat the pick of someone else.

I don't want to be strict when it comes to multiple portrayals of characters. If you want to pick Jason Todd's Robin and Tim Drake's Robin, sure why not? If you want to go old school and choose the Alan Scott Green Lantern, that would be cool and awesome. We don't need, however, both Superman and Clark Kent.

Above all, I want this to be fun and hopefully interactive with all involved.

I want to get at least get 64 nominees and 16 teams. If you guys think we can fill 128 with enough characters without having to resort to ones like Joker henchman #3, I'll extend everyone four more picks and one more team. That's what we ended up doing last year, but I'll await your feedback on that. For now, just stick with four and one.

I'll let the nominations run a few days and see how many we get. I myself won't choose any unless I need to fill holes in the brackets after all the picks are in.

Feel free to ask me any questions or offer any suggestions as well.

Excelsior!

The final line-up:

Singles:

Abomination
Alfred Pennyworth
Animal Man
Ant-Man
Aquaman
Arcade
Armor
Asterix
Aunt May
Batgirl (Barbara Gordon)
Batman
Batwoman (Kate Kane)
Beast
Bigby
Black Adam
Black Cat
Blueberry
Booster Gold
Captain America
Captain Haddock
Captain Marvel (Carol Danvers)
Casey Jones
Catwoman
Charlie Brown
Clayface
Colossus
Cybersix
Daredevil
Darkseid
Deadpool
Death
Deathstroke
Doctor Doom
Doctor Octopus
Doctor Strange
Doomsday
Dwight McCarthy
Gambit
Ghost Rider (Danny Ketch)
Green Arrow
Green Lantern (Alan Scott)
Grey Gargoyle
Grimjack
Gyro Gearloose
Harley Quinn
Hawkeye
Hellboy
Hobbes
Hulk
Iron Man
Iron Patriot
Jean Grey
Jenny Sparks
Jimmy Olsen
Jubilee
Judge Dredd
Kitty Pryde
Leatherhead
Lex Luthor
Lincoln Red Crow
Lizard
Loki
Luke Cage
Magneto
Malekith
Man-Thing
Martian Manhunter
Michonne
Mister Sinister
Moon Knight
Mysterio
Namor
Obelix
Pogo the possum
Popeye
Psylocke
Punisher
Red Arrow
Red Robin (Tim Drake)
Red Skull
Riddler
Rocket Raccoon
Rogue
Ronan the Accuser
Sabertooth
Scott Pilgrim
Scourge of the Underworld
Scrooge McDuck
Shade, the Changing Man
Shazam
Shredder
Sinestro
Snow White
Spawn
Spider-Man
Spider-Man (Symbiote)
Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew)
Spider Jerusalem
Star-Lord
Static
Steel
Superboy (Conner Kent)
Supergirl
Superman
Thanos
The Falcon
The Flash (Wally West)
The In-Betweener
The Phantom
The Question
The Rocketeer
The Saint of Killers
The Spirit
The Tick
The Wasp
Thor
Thorgal
Tintin
Union Jack
Venom
Vladek Spielgelman
Whiplash (Anton Vanko)
Wolverine
Wonder Girl (Cassandra Sandsmark)
Wonder Woman
XIII
Yorick Brown
Zatanna


Teams:

Birds of Prey
Cloak and Dagger
Fantastic Four
Freedom Fighters
Heroes for Hire
Justice League of America
Sinister Six
Street Sharks
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teen Titans
The Authority
The Avengers
The Beagle Boys
The Cabal
The Daltons
The Dark Judges
The Endless
The Gauls
The Invaders
The Legion of Doom
The Marvel Family
The Royal Flush Gang
The Titans
Thundercats
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PostPosted: Fri May 24, 2013 5:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I think we could do 128 characters, hell I'm having trouble deciding on just 4 to nominate.

But since I'm first I just go with...

Batman
Superman
Spider-Man
Iron Man

Team: The Avengers
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PostPosted: Fri May 24, 2013 5:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I vote for 128 as well.

Lincoln Red Crow (Scalped)
Spider Jerusalem
Death (The Sandman)
Snow White (Fables)

Team: The Endless
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PostPosted: Fri May 24, 2013 11:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hm... dream teams eh?

Red Robin (not new 52 Red Robin) - Tim Drake (DC Comics)
Superboy - Connor Kent (DC Comics)
Static Shock - Virgil Hawkins (DC Comics)
Wondergirl - Cassandra Sandsmark (DC Comics)

Team: The Titans
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PostPosted: Fri May 24, 2013 11:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Punisher
The Wolverine
Colossus
Magneto

The Marvel Family
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 2:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Booster Gold!
Black Adam
The Flash (Wally West)
Doctor Doom

The Cabal
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 8:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Moon Knight
Sinestro
Batwoman (Kate Kane)
Deadpool

Fantastic Four
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 12:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Symbiote Spider-Man - http://i.imgur.com/phgo91D.jpg
Wheelchair Barbara Gordon - http://i.imgur.com/BBOE9oV.png
Psylocke - http://i.imgur.com/NWQpvFK.jpg
Hulk - http://i.imgur.com/xAmtvvh.gif

Team: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - http://i.imgur.com/CTyvOM9.jpg
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 12:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hobbes
Captain Haddock
Obelix
Popeye

Can't think of any teams
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 2:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Grimjack

Beast

Arcade

The Question


As for the team...

Cloak and Dagger
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 2:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Good picks, people. I'll put the running list at the top of the page.
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 3:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

At first I read Dan's list and thought....you mean Oracle? Then I clicked the link and said...oh.
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 3:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I laughed hard at that pic.
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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2013 4:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Same, and then I felt bad...then I laughed some more.
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PostPosted: Sun May 26, 2013 2:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

At this rate, we'll we lucky to just hit the 64. Participants from last year who haven't joined in yet include Ugh, Lien, Wes, Blackstar, Rakon, and Urban. I 'd love to hear some picks from you guys if you feel up to it.

Affen, you can still pick a team if you think of one.
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PostPosted: Sun May 26, 2013 3:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Updated my list with Snow White (Fables) to make it an even four.
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PostPosted: Sun May 26, 2013 3:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Affen wrote:
Hobbes
Captain Haddock
Obelix
Popeye

Can't think of any teams

I love you...
and how about for a team you nominate the gauls?

And where's axterix?

And yeah... i guess my turn hey?

Pogo the possum
Axterix
Charlie brown
Scrooge mcduck

team: The beagle boys
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PostPosted: Mon May 27, 2013 5:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Lien wrote:
And where's axterix?


I was counting on you for him and Scrooge. I nominated them last year so I decided to give others some love.

and sure I'll nominate the Gauls if they fit the team category.
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PostPosted: Mon May 27, 2013 6:36 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hawkeye
Green Arrow (Oliver Queen)
Speedy aka Red Arrow
Steel aka Man of Iron

Teen Titans

*I fancy the bow and arrow this time around.
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PostPosted: Mon May 27, 2013 7:58 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I notice the lack of villains in this showdown. Got to give the bad guys a chance too!

So unless more nominators showup, could people go for seconds? To colour the roster.
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