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    Yesterday, 06:36 PM
    A huge, huge advantage of MCU Wanda over comics Wanda is that MCU Wanda only has one set of parents. None of this thing where she found out her real...
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    Yesterday, 02:54 PM
    They might eventually need to just throw in the towel and do Wanda's version of the "replaced by a Skrull" story, which of course in her case would...
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    Yesterday, 02:21 PM
    I will say this, before 2021 it was possible that despite Wanda being in the MCU, she was still best known as Magneto's daughter. Her parts in the...
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    Yesterday, 01:49 PM
    Maybe I'm wrong but I doubt Feige really cares. He can do whatever he wants with MCU Franklin (if/when he arrives) because he controls all the...
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    Yesterday, 01:27 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    I was hoping for a different twist but it really looks like it's going to be Wanda vs. Agatha (magic), Vision vs. Vision (tech), and maybe Monica vs....
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    Yesterday, 01:24 PM
    I'm on the train of believing that whether or not Wanda is a mutant is basically semantics at this point. According to the retcon, she's not a...
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    Yesterday, 12:21 PM
    That's the biggest mystery, yeah. Rich Johnston mentioned in 2019 that Marvel had been planning to do a big Wanda/Pietro/Magneto story but...
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    02-28-2021, 05:51 PM
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    02-28-2021, 05:28 PM
    A lot of the "special thanks" credits are very random. They added Jim Shooter last week and no one knows exactly what story they're crediting him...
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    02-28-2021, 02:39 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    Like I said earlier in the thread, I would have preferred if Norm had been referring to someone else when he said "she's in my head," but like a lot...
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    02-28-2021, 02:06 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    The first (and to this date clearest) explanation of "chaos magic" was in the issue that introduced it, issue #10 of the 1998 Avengers relaunch...
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    02-28-2021, 12:18 PM
    It's funny that with all the comics going up in value on Ebay, Avengers vol. 3 #10, where Busiek and Pťrez introduced "chaos magic," hasn't been...
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    02-28-2021, 07:34 AM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    Yeah, I used to think she might be a villain but at this point Iíve come to suspect that she, like Agatha, moved in when this huge burst of magic...
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    02-27-2021, 04:41 PM
    Definitely the Fantastic Four. Scarlet Witch, with her newfound popularity, is also a natural for the Timm approach. '60s Kirby characters in...
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    02-26-2021, 08:01 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    I still think the "Dottie is Clea" or "Dottie is Arcanna" theories are a bit much, but it is hard to shake the idea that maybe she does have some...
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    02-26-2021, 07:38 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    I think we can argue about Wanda's culpability next week when everything is revealed; I do think they've pushed too much to the last episode, one way...
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    02-26-2021, 07:00 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    That doesn't bother me. She has powers she never knew about that did things she never knew were possible, and they accidentally threw her into a...
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    02-26-2021, 06:53 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    Yes, that's why I was hoping they would use this episode to resolve exactly how much she knew about what was going on... but they didn't really. Did...
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    02-26-2021, 06:40 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    They really should have used the exposition dump episode to tell us more about Westview, instead of just having a few of the residents in cameos. ...
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    02-26-2021, 06:16 PM
    Let's face it, though, movie and TV watchers don't buy monthly comics, at least not new ones (a Marvel Unlimited subscription is a much better deal)....
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    02-26-2021, 05:43 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    No, that's not backhanded at all. This show is sort of like a mashup of many of Wanda's comic stories through the ages, including the stories of...
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    02-26-2021, 03:32 PM
    Back on topic, a reminder that the Scarlet Witch has not been in comics for months, and hasn’t been in an ongoing comic for years, at a time when...
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    02-26-2021, 01:31 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    I feel like this show has a split personality. With the sitcom stuff, they know they had to be -- strangely enough -- subtle. It wouldn't work if...
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    02-26-2021, 12:39 PM
    James Robinson's solo already made "Scarlet Witch" a legacy title -- true, it was a family title, but they could easily have passed the torch and the...
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    02-26-2021, 12:31 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    I think one way to look at this is to ask how this show would be any different if Marvel had never gotten the X-Men rights back. The answer is that...
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    02-26-2021, 12:03 PM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    Now now, I'm sure now that the Scarlet Witch is one of the most famous superpowered characters in the world, they will give her some variant covers...
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    02-26-2021, 11:11 AM
    Maybe the stone gave him the powers and his magical bloodline kept him from dying? I dunno. Even with this series finally acknowledging he existed,...
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    02-26-2021, 10:20 AM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    Not only did Kevin Feige announce in advance that this series would show why Wanda is the "Scarlet Witch" (I don't know if it counts as a spoiler if...
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    02-26-2021, 09:02 AM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    One thing from the trailers I don't think we saw in this episode is of Wanda, in the same outfit she wore in this episode, with the real Westview...
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    02-26-2021, 08:45 AM
    gurkle replied to a thread Wandavision in Marvel Comics
    We still might get more answers next week about what was happening in Westview after the hex was created, but it's certainly something that has...
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