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    I have no belief that they'll go that far either...

    I have no belief that they'll go that far either just based on how Marvel handled it a few years ago. So again, this just has no chance to succeed because they won't be able to get an outside...
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    It is not Professor Milo or Bruce Wayne. This...

    It is not Professor Milo or Bruce Wayne.

    This character is pretty obscure...
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    So can anyone do this? I have one... 88101

    So can anyone do this? I have one...

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    Again, if the idea is that they're going to do a...

    Again, if the idea is that they're going to do a Golden Age crime-busing Superman book, a Silver Age space-adventure Superman book, and other eras of the character published simultaneously, then sign...
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    I don't know. This feels different. I hope...

    I don't know. This feels different. I hope you're right, because like I said I have no desire to read about a Superman that isn't Clark Kent, and I own every single Superman comic book published...
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    AND...if your goal is to just maintain the...

    AND...if your goal is to just maintain the current fan base, then I really don't see what the point of replacing original characters in the first place.
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    If your goal isn't to attract new readers but...

    If your goal isn't to attract new readers but just to somehow maintain the current fan base, then replacing long-time characters such as Batman and Superman is the wrong way to go. Fans have proven...
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    Well if it's completely in vain, then this has...

    Well if it's completely in vain, then this has absolutely no chance to succeed.
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    But if they're doing this to attract new readers...

    But if they're doing this to attract new readers then they have to care about casual readers, which means the outside media needs to match what they're doing in the comics.
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    I will say that if DC is going all-in with this,...

    I will say that if DC is going all-in with this, then they need Warner-Media 100% on board. That means animated shows, TV shows, movies, toys, and other merchandise need to reflect the 5G...
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    Well, that's embarrassing...

    Well, that's embarrassing...
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    I may be wrong but I don't think that's Pa Kent. ...

    I may be wrong but I don't think that's Pa Kent.

    The coloring and quality indicate this is from the 70's to 80's, and that definitely wasn't Pa Kent's look during this period.
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    Because he created Miles by putting his own...

    Because he created Miles by putting his own personal experience with his adopted kid into Miles, so I think he felt he had a lot vested into the character even after he left the book. He was...
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    Tom Curry...?

    Tom Curry...?
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    The two aren't mutually exclusive. I know I...

    The two aren't mutually exclusive.

    I know I read it was a sticking point with him, so somehow he knew it was coming. Just because he wasn't writing it at the time doesn't mean it still didn't...
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    I'm in the same boat if I'm being honest. Outside...

    I'm in the same boat if I'm being honest. Outside of Immortal Hulk, I'm really not excited about anything going on in comics right now and am collecting more out of habit or obligation than anything...
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    If this turns out to be a situation where we have...

    If this turns out to be a situation where we have different era versions of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Flash, etc. being published simultaneously then I'm 100% all for that.

    If it's...
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    I can't remember where I read it (Bleeding Cool,...

    I can't remember where I read it (Bleeding Cool, perhaps?). But when it was announced Bendis jumped ship from Marvel to DC, it said that his relationship with Marvel soured substantially over the...
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    And that's the diminishing returns. You can't...

    And that's the diminishing returns. You can't squeeze blood from a turnip.

    I look at a book like Immortal Hulk and wonder why the industry can't use that as a template or example of what it...
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    ...except the old guard doesn't always come back....

    ...except the old guard doesn't always come back. If we (I'm lumping myself in that group) did, then we wouldn't see the shutting down of LCSs across the board, and the industry wouldn't need to...
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    Hey, if DC's plan is to forego the direct market...

    Hey, if DC's plan is to forego the direct market and the current fan base, and bank everything on their content being that good coupled with digital distribution, more power to them! For their sake...
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    DC has been more successful at the legacy thing...

    DC has been more successful at the legacy thing than Marvel for sure.

    However, there was a natural progression with those characters: Wally West, Dick Grayson, Conner Kent, Donna Troy, Jason...
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    And part of the reason why Bendis left Marvel to...

    And part of the reason why Bendis left Marvel to begin with was because the attempt failed and Marvel quickly double backed on it, much to his frustration. I read he was really upset when Marvel...
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    Well, and in the case of Jon Kent replacing Clark...

    Well, and in the case of Jon Kent replacing Clark as Superman, you're not even replacing him with a diverse character. He looks just like a young Clark aka Superboy. So what stories are you going...
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    Again, this may be a problem with just me, and I...

    Again, this may be a problem with just me, and I may be the type of comic book fan that needs to move on.

    However, I could care less about skin color or gender. For me, Clark Kent has been...
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