Page 14 of 57 FirstFirst ... 410111213141516171824 ... LastLast
Results 196 to 210 of 841
  1. #196
    BANNED
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    3,044

    Default

    I'm not the most knowledgeable Black Knight fan, but I'm sooooo pumped for this! Though I really don't think a GoT feel is what they're going for. I'm getting more of a Dark Souls vibe to be honest. I mean, think about it, the whole point of DS is that the main character struggles to keep his humanity, while in a weird, scary environment. Something that Dane essentially deals with due to the Ebony Blade.

  2. #197
    Swordsman Supreme R0NIN's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    211

    Default

    Screenshot_2015-08-02-08-58-43.jpg
    I think Dane fans should be vocal to the writer in what they want. I tweeted him about the circle in the symbol and that the costume should actually be black as well. He is the Black Knight after all.

  3. #198
    Astonishing Member Panic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Posts
    2,197

    Default

    I think they probably need another colour in there too, though. I don't know, maybe an all-black design might work. If not, would you want red trimming, gold, or both? Or perhaps just have a little white detailing so Dane is dressed in monochrome?

  4. #199
    Mighty Member Moriarty's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    VA
    Posts
    1,863

    Default

    i'm so glad they are getting away from the t-shirt and jeans look. never was a fan of that. i'm also happy that Dane's scientific background hasn't been completely forgotten.

  5. #200
    BANNED
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    3,839

    Default

    What is the appeal of Black Knight? I honestly never heard of him, but I must admit. I am a sucker for sword & sorcery stuff. (Brian Wood's Conan & Mike Grell's Warlord are some of my favorites.)

  6. #201
    Incredible Member MollyBarton's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Posts
    690

    Default

    His appeal to me is that he's a man of science thrust into a world of swords and sorcery. He's had to learn over the years that not everything can be explained with science. He's also adorably dorky at times. I hope at least some of that charm shows up in his series.

    I think that Dane is one of the most human of all the Avengers. Like Hawkeye, he's an ordinary human with no powers, but a specific skill set and cool gadgets (and a flying horse!). I hope he'll get to be an Avenger again someday.
    Last edited by MollyBarton; 08-02-2015 at 10:09 PM.

  7. #202
    Fantastic Member mrjinjin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    NJ
    Posts
    397

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by R0NIN View Post
    Screenshot_2015-08-02-08-58-43.jpg
    I think Dane fans should be vocal to the writer in what they want. I tweeted him about the circle in the symbol and that the costume should actually be black as well. He is the Black Knight after all.
    I agree about the circle in the symbol but I think the armor is okay. I am okay with blue but I wasn't crazy about the cape.

    black knight perez.jpg

  8. #203
    Astonishing Member
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    2,014

    Default

    Its so exciting to see Dane actually getting his own book. I never would have expected him to get his own ongoing, so this is a delightful surprise. I'm a bit nervous about the dark direction Dane seems to be headed down...but I know Tieri is fond of Dane, so I'm sure he's in good hands.

  9. #204
    Swordsman Supreme R0NIN's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    211

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Panic View Post
    I think they probably need another colour in there too, though. I don't know, maybe an all-black design might work. If not, would you want red trimming, gold, or both? Or perhaps just have a little white detailing so Dane is dressed in monochrome?
    A little of both red and gold trimming. Gold on the helmet, cross guard belt buckle etc. Red for the symbol and around the neck and sleeves. No cape. I'd honestly make his armor a little more tech oriented. Have it look like a modern suit of armor. It would still say Black Knight without relegating him to a medieval knight guy. Which is why some people find him off putting sometimes. The old school armor makes him seem out of place in a superhero book sometimes.

  10. #205
    Spectacular Member
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    163

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Ninjak View Post
    What is the appeal of Black Knight? I honestly never heard of him, but I must admit. I am a sucker for sword & sorcery stuff. (Brian Wood's Conan & Mike Grell's Warlord are some of my favorites.)
    Besides Nova, this guy has one of the best helmets in the business. I own Dane's first appearance proudly.

    Also I didn't read Avengers until the 90's but the first issue I bought had Dane as a leader. He also told off Cap in the issue even though he was being influenced at the time, I always thought Steve Rogers was a bit too high and mighty.
    Have you pre-ordered Nova yet? I have.

  11. #206
    Jesus Christ, redeemer! The Whovian's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Location
    In the Tardis reading Daredevil
    Posts
    15,423

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by MollyBarton View Post
    His appeal to me is that he's a man of science thrust into a world of swords and sorcery. He's had to learn over the years that not everything can be explained with science. He's also adorably dorky at times. I hope at least some of that charm shows up in his series.

    I think that Dane is one of the most human of all the Avengers. Like Hawkeye, he's an ordinary human with no powers, but a specific skill set and cool gadgets (and a flying horse!). I hope he'll get to be an Avenger again someday.
    This, plus fans forget just how brilliant he is. I'm not saying he's on par with Reed or anything, but he's VERY smart. I also love the lore of his being tied into Merlin and Otherworld
    One thing I ask from the LORD, this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the LORD and to seek him in his temple.--Psalm 27:4

    “Fortunately for me, I'm not a cop. so, I can break your face into a jigsaw puzzle if I want to...”--Daredevil

    “I am a citizen of the universe. And a gentleman to boot.”--The Doctor

  12. #207
    Astonishing Member Of Atlantis's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2014
    Posts
    4,213

    Default

    I didn't realize I wanted this series until it was announced. Really looking forward to it!
    Currently Reading: DC: Shazam /// MARVEL: Daredevil, Invaders, Winter Soldier /// IMAGE: Seven to Eternity /// TITAN: Bloodborne

    Upcoming Reading:

    Trade Waiting: IMAGE: East of West, Black Road, The Black Monday Murders /// DARK HORSE: Hellboy, Witcher

  13. #208
    Incredible Member MollyBarton's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Posts
    690

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Dark Knight1047 View Post
    This, plus fans forget just how brilliant he is. I'm not saying he's on par with Reed or anything, but he's VERY smart. I also love the lore of his being tied into Merlin and Otherworld
    Oh, yes. He's smart. We don't get to see his brainy side enough. I think it was shown a lot in the 80s and in Heroes for Hire in the 90s. Not so much in Harras's run or in MI-13.

  14. #209
    Fantastic Member mrjinjin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    NJ
    Posts
    397

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by MollyBarton View Post
    Oh, yes. He's smart. We don't get to see his brainy side enough. I think it was shown a lot in the 80s and in Heroes for Hire in the 90s. Not so much in Harras's run or in MI-13.
    FT said in a tweet (to Ronin) that he will visit Dane's scientific side.

    I hope Dane gets to ride a flying horse (or some Weirdworld flying creature) again.

  15. #210
    Jesus Christ, redeemer! The Whovian's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Location
    In the Tardis reading Daredevil
    Posts
    15,423

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by mrjinjin View Post
    FT said in a tweet (to Ronin) that he will visit Dane's scientific side.

    I hope Dane gets to ride a flying horse (or some Weirdworld flying creature) again.
    I'd love to see him riding Aragorn again.
    One thing I ask from the LORD, this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the LORD and to seek him in his temple.--Psalm 27:4

    “Fortunately for me, I'm not a cop. so, I can break your face into a jigsaw puzzle if I want to...”--Daredevil

    “I am a citizen of the universe. And a gentleman to boot.”--The Doctor

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

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