Battle Of The Comic Book Writers

thee great one

Master of TOG-fu.
I found this on IGN

It looked like we missed the 1st round but the second round is beginning.

It's Warren Ellis vs. Grant Morrison.
 

Tenyuki

Well-Known Member
Actually, they pit alot of writers against each other, not just that one match up. I did the first round and I came up pretty well.
 

moonmaster

Without him, all of you would be lost souls roamin
For those who don't wanna look the current matchups for Round 2 are:
Brian Michael Bendis vs Masamune Shirow
Todd McFarlane vs Chris Claremont
Mark Millar vs Peter David
Larry Hama vs John Byrne
Frank Miller vs Robert Kirkman
Brian Azzarello vs JMS
Mike Mignola vs BKV
Paul Jenkins vs Kurt Busiek
Ed Brubaker vs Jeff Smith
Grant Morisson vs Warren Ellis
Geoff Johns vs Neil Gaiman
Greg Pak vs Greg Rucka
Alan Moore vs Chuck Dixon
Mark Waid vs Judd Winick
Joss Whedon vs Jeph Loeb
Bill Willingham vs Garth Ennis
 

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
DIrishB said:
Ahhhh. Who sucks less!?!? They might as well have had me choose between the Bee-Gees and Michael Jackson!!!
Chris had great stories back in the 70's. The stories now, are ok. McFarlane, I have his visionaries TPB, and it's alright from what I've seen.
 

DIrishB

The Timeline Guy
icemastertron said:
Chris had great stories back in the 70's. The stories now, are ok. McFarlane, I have his visionaries TPB, and it's alright from what I've seen.

I was referring to Chris' current work and McFarlane's older work...none of which is impressive.
 

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
DIrishB said:
I was referring to Chris' current work and McFarlane's older work...none of which is impressive.
I know what you were referring too. was just talking about Chris's stuff that people liked.


Sheesh....
 

DIrishB

The Timeline Guy
icemastertron said:
I know what you were referring too. was just talking about Chris's stuff that people liked.


Sheesh....


I know what you were talking about...I was just talking about the stuff that sucked...being my usual pessimisstic self.

Sheesh...
 
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moonmaster

Without him, all of you would be lost souls roamin
I loved "Days of Future Past". Was never really impressed by any other Claremont stories.
 

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
DIrishB said:
I know what you were talking about...I was just talking about the stuff that sucked...being my usual pessimisstic self.

Sheesh...
But you just made it sound like I didn't know what I was talking about. :roll:


Anyways...

This is are who I would choose from Round 2.


Brian Michael Bendis
Chris Claremont
Mark Millar
Larry Hama
Robert Kirkman
JMS
BKV
Paul Jenkins
Ed Brubaker
Grant Morisson
Neil Gaiman
Greg Pak
Alan Moore
Mark Waid
Joss Whedon
Garth Ennis
 

DIrishB

The Timeline Guy
icemastertron said:
But you just made it sound like I didn't know what I was talking about. :roll:

Sounds like someone has a minor inferiority complex...doesn't have anything to do with the height issue, does it? JK ;)

Anyways...

This is are who I would choose from Round 2.


Brian Michael Bendis
Chris Claremont
Mark Millar
Larry Hama
Robert Kirkman
JMS
BKV
Paul Jenkins
Ed Brubaker
Grant Morisson
Neil Gaiman
Greg Pak
Alan Moore
Mark Waid
Joss Whedon
Garth Ennis


I'd agree on all except I'd have chosen Ellis over Morisson, only cuz I'm more familiar with his stuff.
 

moonmaster

Without him, all of you would be lost souls roamin
My choices:
Bendis
Claremont
Millar
Hama
Miller
JMS
Mignola
Jenkins
Smith
Morisson
Gaiman
Rucka
Moore
Waid
Whedon
Ennis
 

thee great one

Master of TOG-fu.
moonmaster said:
For those who don't wanna look the current matchups for Round 2 are:
Brian Michael Bendis vs Masamune Shirow
Todd McFarlane vs Chris Claremont
Mark Millar vs Peter David
Larry Hama vs John Byrne
Frank Miller vs Robert Kirkman
Brian Azzarello vs JMS
Mike Mignola vs BKV
Paul Jenkins vs Kurt Busiek
Ed Brubaker vs Jeff Smith
Grant Morisson vs Warren Ellis
Geoff Johns vs Neil Gaiman
Greg Pak vs Greg Rucka
Alan Moore vs Chuck Dixon
Mark Waid vs Judd Winick
Joss Whedon vs Jeph Loeb
Bill Willingham vs Garth Ennis


thanks Moony. I was going to do it but got lazy...

Brian Michael Bendis
Todd McFarlane
Mark Millar
John Byrne
Frank Miller
JMS
Brian K Vaugan
Paul Jenkins
Ed Brubaker
Grant Morisson
Neil Gaiman
Greg Rucka
Alan Moore
Judd Winick
Joss Whedon
Garth Ennis
 

Nurhachi

Well-Known Member
icemastertron said:
Brian Michael Bendis
Chris Claremont
Mark Millar
Larry Hama
Robert Kirkman
JMS
BKV
Paul Jenkins
Ed Brubaker
Grant Morisson
Neil Gaiman
Greg Pak
Alan Moore
Mark Waid
Joss Whedon
Garth Ennis

Same except with Winnick over Waid, Busiek over Jenkins (DEFINATELY) and Johns over Gaiman
 

Lithium

Well-Known Member
My choices-
Brian Michael Bendis vs Masamune Shirow
Todd McFarlane vs Chris Claremont
Mark Millar vs Peter David
Larry Hama vs John Byrne
Frank Miller vs Robert Kirkman
Brian Azzarello vs JMS
Mike Mignola vs BKV
Paul Jenkins vs Kurt Busiek
Ed Brubaker vs Jeff Smith
Grant Morisson vs Warren Ellis
Geoff Johns vs Neil Gaiman
Greg Pak vs Greg Rucka
Alan Moore vs Chuck Dixon
Mark Waid vs Judd Winick
Joss Whedon vs Jeph Loeb
Bill Willingham vs Garth Ennis
 

ProjectX2

Don't expect me to take you with me when I go to s
How can people think Carnage is cool? Oh wait, they don't. That's just you. Though Spot is cool.

Brian Michael Bendis (I only picked Bendis because I don't know who the other guy is?)
Chris Claremont (His old X-Men stuff was okay...)
Mark Millar (One of my favourite writers.)
John Byrne (I've only read some of his stories...)
Robert Kirkman (I like both, but I've liked Kirkman's stories better.)
JMS (His Spidey is cool.)
BKV (Another of my favourite writers, mainly with his original stuff.)
Paul Jenkins (More familiar with him...)
Ed Brubaker (His Batman is cool.)
Warren Ellis (I love this *******.)
Neil Gaiman (1602 was great.)
Greg Pak (I like Endsong, minus the confusing bits.)
Alan Moore (This guy is like God!)
Mark Waid (His FF rocks like Kingdom Come.)
Jeph Loeb (I like Loeb's Batman/Superman and Hush was okay...)
Garth Ennis (This guy sounds cool.)
 

Lithium

Well-Known Member
ProjectX2 said:
How can people think Carnage is cool? Oh wait, they don't. That's just you. Though Spot is cool.
I like carnage, maximum carnage is by far my fav 90's crossover, (inferno was 80's)
 

ProjectX2

Don't expect me to take you with me when I go to s
Lithium said:
I like carnage, maximum carnage is by far my fav 90's crossover, (inferno was 80's)

If I was a mod I would delete that post. Or change it.

Lithium said:
I am drunk... Shut up! Wheeo wheeo! MWF likes DD! Carnage is my mother!
 

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