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Paradox
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 10:14 am    Post subject: 2013 Comic Book Showdown: And the winner is...! Reply with quote

And it begins...

I ran everything through a randomizer three times to keep the match-ups...random. I'll let these run for 24 to 36 hours or so, depending on my availability. If you want to have some fun with it, feel free to write a little paragraph or so about the battles.

Who will win this year, that's up to you!


Contenders

Captain Haddock


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Spider-Man (Symbiote)

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Moon Knight


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Sabertooth

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Batman


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Red Robin (Tim Drake)

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Mister Sinister


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Loki



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Street Sharks


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Heroes for Hire

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Teen Titans


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Thundercats

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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 10:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Captain Haddock
Moon Knight
Batman
Loki

Street Sharks
Thundercats
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 1:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Spider-Man (Symbiote)
Sabertooth ,
Red Robin (Tim Drake) ,
Loki,
Heroes for hire,
Teen Titans
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 1:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Haddock
Sabertooth
Red robin
Loki

Heroes for hire
Thundercats
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 1:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Spider-Man
Moon Knight
Red Robin
Mister Sinister

Heroes for Hire
Thundercats
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 1:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Captain Haddock

Street Sharks
Thundercats
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 3:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I guess I'll write a bit in favor of my nomination, Symbiote Spider-Man.

I think everyone should vote for Symbi Spidey because the black duds are just fuckin' awesome. Added power, a new look, and the entire alien storyline make it one of my favorite arcs in comic book history, but you can't deny the way the Symbiote has spread and made itself a huge presence in the Marvel universe. How about the 1994 cartoon series? Peter Parker getting all confident and macking on Felicia Hardy, abandoning the suit in the bell tower and then eventually facing off with Carnage with Venom at his side. I don't want to belittle Captain Haddock, but I think the choice is obvious.

I don't really give a shit if you vote for Street Sharks though Razz

Symbi Spider-Man
Moon Knight
Batman
Loki

Street Sharks
Teen Titans
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 4:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

UrbanMasque wrote:
Spider-Man (Symbiote)
Sabertooth ,
Red Robin (Tim Drake) ,
Loki,
Heroes for hire,
Teen Titans

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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 4:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

danielrbischoff wrote:
you can't deny the way the Symbiote has spread and made itself a huge presence in the Marvel universe

The adventure of Tintin got translated in more then 60 languages, is still distributed to this day to around 100 countries and still making a profit to the publishers despite not making a new book since the 1970's.

I'm sorry... i didn't meant to interrupted you from presenting black spiderman like he's the mona lisa... by pointing out that captain haddock was FEATURED at the god darn louvre. I am not kidding. Please tell me more on how a space virus corrupted and spider bitten super hero that is mainly known by a small U.S. nerd committee has made a bigger impact in the world then the most read comic of all times. We are all ears.


Now the choice is obvious.
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 4:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah but he's not a COMIC BOOK character. He's a COMIC STRIP character. Also the Louvre sucks for not having Spider-Man.

Who really belongs in this competition?
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 5:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

danielrbischoff wrote:
Yeah but he's not a COMIC BOOK character. He's a COMIC STRIP character. Also the Louvre sucks for not having Spider-Man.

Who really belongs in this competition?


Same thing in my book

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Moon Knight

Red Robin

Loki

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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 5:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Spider-Man
Moon Knight
Red Robin
Loki

Heroes for Hire
Thundercats
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 5:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

LinksOcarina wrote:
Same thing in my book

How? Do little orphan Annie and the Hulk really belong in the same realm? Again, I'm not saying that strip characters are terrible and that they should die in the fire, even though for the purposes of this competition they definitely should.
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 6:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

danielrbischoff wrote:
LinksOcarina wrote:
Same thing in my book

How? Do little orphan Annie and the Hulk really belong in the same realm? Again, I'm not saying that strip characters are terrible and that they should die in the fire, even though for the purposes of this competition they definitely should.


Yes.
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 6:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Spider-Man (Symbiote)
Sabertooth
Red Robin (Tim Drake)
Loki

Heroes for Hire
Teen Titans
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 7:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

LinksOcarina wrote:
danielrbischoff wrote:
LinksOcarina wrote:
Same thing in my book

How? Do little orphan Annie and the Hulk really belong in the same realm? Again, I'm not saying that strip characters are terrible and that they should die in the fire, even though for the purposes of this competition they definitely should.


Yes.

Waht link said and dude! Even spider man has a comic strip issue! And beside... tintin may have started as comic strip series but eventually became a comic book series to the rest of the world. Don't ya dare think you can win this on a technically!
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 8:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Spider-Man
Saber tooth
Red robin
Mr. Sinister

Heroes for Hire
Thundercats
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danielrbischoff wrote:
How?

Yes.


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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 8:48 pm    Post subject: Re: 2013 Comic Book Showdown: Round 1, Match 1 Reply with quote

Spider-Man
Sabertooth
Batman
Loki

Heroes for Hire
Thundercats
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PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 9:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Discussion and debate about comics?

Good. Good.
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