Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 723

Hybrid View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1
    Astonishing Member Killerbee911's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2017
    Posts
    2,516

    Default What do you think about the Marauders line up?




    MARAUDERS #1
    Written by Gerry Duggan
    Penciled by Matteo Lolli
    Cover by RUSSEL DAUTERMAN
    On sale October 2019
    THE X-MEN SAIL AT DAWN!
    Even in this glorious new dawn, Mutantkind faces hardships and oppression from their human counterparts. Led by Captain Kate Pryde and funded by Emma Frost and the Hellfire Trading Company, Marauders Storm, Pyro, Bishop and Iceman sail the seas of the world to protect those hated and feared!



    With so many topics around I think it would be easier to talk about certain stuff with more focus

    1.What do you think about the line up do you like it? Do you hate it?


    2.What do you think so far about the concept for Marauders? Who do you think is leader "Kate" Pryde is the "Captain" but Emma Frost is funding it?


    3. What do you know about creative team?


    4.Pyro??? Which one is he?

    Anyways give your general thoughts on the book.

  2. #2
    Astonishing Member stormphoenix's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2016
    Location
    California,Sacramento
    Posts
    4,306

    Default

    Awesome.

    1. I LOVE the line up, so many strong personalities on here.

    2. I think the concept is interesting. This team seems to operate as the X-Men’s show of Force. They are more like the Sword. I don’t like Kitty being Leader among 3 capable people: Storm, Emma and Bobby. It’s strange to have her lead veteran X-Men as if they don’t know how to lead. But I’m curious on the concept of Emma’s funding.

    3. I’ve read Gerry Duggan Uncanny Avengers and I must say he does a great job in writing a large team dynamic. He’s seems to understand their powers. My ONLY concern is that does he understand THESE Mutants powers. I’m NOT interested in revisiting X-Men Gold where Kitty somehow knows how to do EVERYTHING.

    4. Not sure about this Pyro, but I assume he’s the New one from X-Men Gold.

    I’m very interested. Kitties leadership is the only thing that bothers me. Other than that this book looks great and fun. I can’t wait.
    #StormsMootyPass
    #PlusUltra!!!
    Ororo Munroe(Bright Lady), Hadari Yao, The Cloud Runner, Goddess of the People.
    Goddess of the Storm Ororo Munroe
    #StormCaster
    The Piercing Light of AmunRa!!!!!

  3. #3
    Fantastic Member Alphaxman's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    250

    Default

    I'm pretty excited with this title, actually. Storm is my favorite so her being here is a major plus. Emma with that fabulous outfit is great too, because she has a nice antagonistic rapport with most of the cast, other than Bishop and Pyro. And speaking of Pyro, he's definitely the weakest link. I don't know if he's the new pyro or the resurrected St. John but I'd rather have Jean-Paul take his place. It would have been great to see how he and Emma would have interacted. But I guess with him on the team, he and Bobby would have the team romance covered.

    As for the creator team, Matteo Lolli is a decent artist but he does render rather shapeless women, with flat, lifeless hair and Ororo should never have a flat, zero-body mane. I don't read Deadpool so I'm not familiar with Gerry Duggan's works. He just best get my girl right and try not to make Kitty too insufferable.

  4. #4
    Mighty Member Steroid's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2015
    Posts
    1,010

    Default

    1. Other than Kitty I love the lineup. Pretty much my favorite lineup of the whole relaunch.

    2. Im very interested in the concept as i feel they will be guiding mutants to Krakoa. As far as leader I think Kitty will be the face of the team but Emma is absolutely the power behind the throne so to speak.

    3. Lolli is great but Duggan does worry me. If we get Uncanny Avengers Duggan then we are in for a treat, but if we get Infinity Wars Duggan then well I it's gonna be awful.

    4. As far as Pyro goes I REALLY hope it's the original. LOVE St.John.

  5. #5
    Amazing Member borkbork's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Posts
    88

    Default

    I'm cautiously optimistic.

    Yay, Lockheed!

    Booo, wtf can't they give Kitty a better costume JFC

  6. #6
    Fantastic Member thechronic92's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2018
    Posts
    348

    Default

    Pros: Storm, Bishop
    Cons: Kitty leading, played out HFC, Pyro

  7. #7
    The Best There Is Wolverine12's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Posts
    1,738

    Default

    Lineup seems fun, although I'd rather see Storm as the captain. That's a good crew for some pirate adventures.
    You brought back Wolverine

    The CBR Community Standards a.k.a how to get along.

  8. #8

    Default

    Is it Kate not Kitty though? I was assuming Kate is an alternate universe Shadowcat? Anyways love seeing Mama, Storm, Iceman, and Bishop. Not too keen on Pyro but who knows and Kate being leader isn't my cup of tea, but hey it might work
    Emma Frost & Aero fan

  9. #9
    Astonishing Member RachelGrey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2019
    Posts
    2,328

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Perfection/Emma 2 View Post
    Is it Kate not Kitty though? I was assuming Kate is an alternate universe Shadowcat? Anyways love seeing Mama, Storm, Iceman, and Bishop. Not too keen on Pyro but who knows and Kate being leader isn't my cup of tea, but hey it might work
    I think it's Kitty, she is just choosing to go by Kate. I am ok with her making the choice to be Kate Pryde. We'll see how many times Storm calls her "Kitten" and see how long Kate lasts. I imagine Emma won't have a problem with Kate. In fact I could see Emma being super formal and calling her Katherine all the time.

  10. #10
    Fantastic Member Alphaxman's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    250

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by RachelGrey View Post
    I think it's Kitty, she is just choosing to go by Kate. I am ok with her making the choice to be Kate Pryde. We'll see how many times Storm calls her "Kitten" and see how long Kate lasts. I imagine Emma won't have a problem with Kate. In fact I could see Emma being super formal and calling her Katherine all the time.
    Yeah. It's past time that she'll refer to herself as KATE instead of KItty. Chris established that way back during the DoFP storyline that she'd do it. And after the major f-up with Peter, she needs to move away from childish things like cute nicknames likening herself to baby cats.

  11. #11
    Astonishing Member RachelGrey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2019
    Posts
    2,328

    Default

    I love that Emma and Storm are both getting featured on a team, and even better together. I know it will take a while but I hope they tentatively rebuild their friendship over the series. If Kitty is going to lead, it's good to have Emma around to criticize Kitty on a regular basis. Yay, Lockheed is back, I love that he is back with Kitty.

    Bishop gets to be on a team with Storm, and there is a good chance he will get on well with Emma, so he finally gets on a regular team and a core member again.

    I am wondering if this is the same Pyro that Bobby dated a couple times in Gold, I am great with that if they are in an on again off again relationship in the series.

    Overall, I think this is going to be the series that has the most interaction with humans when they rescue mutants. I think they get labelled as pirates by the human governments so they end up embracing the concept.

  12. #12
    Mighty Member mugiwara's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    1,920

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Killerbee911 View Post
    1.What do you think about the line up do you like it? Do you hate it?


    2.What do you think so far about the concept for Marauders? Who do you think is leader "Kate" Pryde is the "Captain" but Emma Frost is funding it?


    3. What do you know about creative team?


    4.Pyro??? Which one is he?

    Anyways give your general thoughts on the book.
    1) I just tolerate Emma and Bishop. I can't stand Kitty, Storm and Iceman anymore. Don't care about nuPyro

    2) I hate Marauders as a team name. Why not calling themselves the Purifiers, while they're at it? The concept is interesting, if a bit odd. I doubt anyone will listen to orders from Emma, so Kitty is probably the boss.

    3) Solid creative team.

    4) It's probably the new Pyro from X-Men Gold.
    Bringing back the old, killing the young: that's the Marvel way

  13. #13
    Astonishing Member jwatson's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    2,987

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Killerbee911 View Post



    MARAUDERS #1
    Written by Gerry Duggan
    Penciled by Matteo Lolli
    Cover by RUSSEL DAUTERMAN
    On sale October 2019
    THE X-MEN SAIL AT DAWN!
    Even in this glorious new dawn, Mutantkind faces hardships and oppression from their human counterparts. Led by Captain Kate Pryde and funded by Emma Frost and the Hellfire Trading Company, Marauders Storm, Pyro, Bishop and Iceman sail the seas of the world to protect those hated and feared!



    With so many topics around I think it would be easier to talk about certain stuff with more focus

    1.What do you think about the line up do you like it? Do you hate it?


    2.What do you think so far about the concept for Marauders? Who do you think is leader "Kate" Pryde is the "Captain" but Emma Frost is funding it?


    3. What do you know about creative team?


    4.Pyro??? Which one is he?

    Anyways give your general thoughts on the book.
    Love the line up. That's a lot of power.

    The concept is interesting but it's hard to really say much from the image in the boat looks like just an everyday run of the mill docking ship so i'm hoping to see more. Also makes sense that Kitty is leaving as given her powerset the other leader potentials aren't as tied to the boat as iceman can create slides and Storm can fly.

    From what i've read of his Duggan is a pretty good writer. From google the artist seems good too so should be a nice fit.

    Looks like original Pyro to me.
    Don't let anyone else hold the candle that lights the way to your future because only you can sustain the flame.

  14. #14
    Extraordinary Member spirit2011's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2016
    Posts
    7,548

    Default

    Writers need to stop fanning theirselver over Emma, ok?

    Why would Kitty and Storm accept be on a team funded by Emma? they are ignoring continutiy? Very possible that they will be friends by issue 6.

    Also have two POCs and they aren't oleading the book. What a waste

  15. #15
    Chris-chan of X-fans Maestroneto's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2016
    Posts
    5,725

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by spirit2011 View Post
    Writers need to stop fanning theirselver over Emma, ok?

    Why would Kitty and Storm accept be on a team funded by Emma? they are ignoring continutiy? Very possible that they will be friends by issue 6.

    Also have two POCs and they aren't oleading the book. What a waste
    Seems like you are the one ignoring continuity.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •