Date: 2011-11-11 01:10 pm (UTC)
q99: (Default)
From: [personal profile] q99
Cyclops just now noticed it, it is pretty subtle.

Date: 2011-11-11 06:59 pm (UTC)
fifthie: tastes the best (Default)
From: [personal profile] fifthie
Everyone knows the effectiveness of bright pink and purple as camouflage.

Date: 2011-11-11 08:36 pm (UTC)
shadowpsykie: Information (Default)
From: [personal profile] shadowpsykie
honestly though, they could have broken the Sentinel to him before they got there...and maybe a little more gently

Date: 2011-11-15 11:15 pm (UTC)
sir_mikael: (ZombieLaugh)
From: [personal profile] sir_mikael
I remember in the animated series they hid against the side of a building of roughly their own size when hunting Jubilee.

Date: 2011-11-11 01:11 pm (UTC)
icon_uk: (Default)
From: [personal profile] icon_uk
Magneto#s qualifying statement makes sense, it has to be said. And I like the idea of the reprogrammed Sentinel lapsing into bad habits if it's not careful (Reminds me a little of the Sentinel in "Wolverine in the X-Men" cartoon which could IIRC ONLY say "Destroy all Mutants" but had been reprogrammed so it said it in a number of different emotional inflections to get it's point across.)

Date: 2011-11-11 01:41 pm (UTC)
notactuallyauser: Pokey the Penguin has a posse (Default)
From: [personal profile] notactuallyauser
Well, it's still not clear when Children's Crusade is supposed to be set (except that it must be before X-Factor 225, where the first consequence shows up, and that it must be before Schism because of the united X-team it shows.)

Date: 2011-11-11 03:58 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] the_eleven
CC was actually finished a long time ago; before Siege maybe? According to conversations with my LCS guru, it does not actually fit properly in continuity anywhere.

Date: 2011-11-11 04:34 pm (UTC)
notactuallyauser: Pokey the Penguin has a posse (Default)
From: [personal profile] notactuallyauser
I can't see how it would fit before Siege - the real Avengers (with Cap and Iron Man) have control of Avengers Tower, and Osborn is nowhere. And then Seve's presence rules out a positioning after Cap #25. If anything I'd say it was set in an alternative universe where Civil War didn't happen!

Ignoring details like Cap's costume, lots of stuff puts it post-Siege
*Quicksilver is said to still be looking for his sister in Avengers Academy
*Rictor is re-powered between X-Factor #224.1 and #225, which comes after X-Factor's crossover with Second Coming
*Magneto is said to be a member of the X-Men, which puts it after Nation X

At the other end:

*Doom is in Latveria, so before he joins the Future Foundation, (and presumably before Doomwar too?)
*The X-Men are still together, so it must be before Schism [or at if you want to really push it, before Regenesis]

I found the most confusing bit is the use of Wonder Man and how that ties in with Bendis's use of him in Avengers/New Avengers. I guess whatever ends up happening in CC is one of his grievances.

Of course, it's a bit silly to even try to place it before the last issue. Who knows, Wanda might rewrite reality all over again!

Date: 2011-11-11 08:32 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] the_eleven
What I meant was, CC was commissioned, written, and drawn before Siege based on available information, then shelved for months. By the time they came back to it, events in 616 had gone in a different direction, so the information the creatives had about the state of 616 was outright wrong.

There is no point in continuity where the X-Men are together, Steve is in costume, and Wonder Man is happily on the team that CC could take place in. It is an anomaly and for whatever reason they didn't go back and fix the script/art before printing.

That said, it's awesome enough so far that I don't care.

Date: 2011-11-12 11:14 am (UTC)
notactuallyauser: Pokey the Penguin has a posse (Default)
From: [personal profile] notactuallyauser
Hrm. I could believe that it has all been written, but given the delays in shipping recent issues (#7 was delayed a couple of weeks at the last minute) it seems a little unlikely that all the art has been in the can for over a year...

Date: 2011-11-16 04:09 am (UTC)
bruinsfan: (Default)
From: [personal profile] bruinsfan

There is no point in continuity where the X-Men are together, Steve is in costume, and Wonder Man is happily on the team that CC could take place in.


I just reread #4 in the series today and Wonder Man is clearly estranged from the Avengers and acting on his own, so only the first two of those criteria need to be met.

Date: 2011-11-11 03:18 pm (UTC)
salinea: (Default)
From: [personal profile] salinea
It's supposed to end up around the same time as Fear Itself AND Schism, last time I checked (which is also hard to make sense of, but). So probably before this scene. Unless Magneto was referring to a much earlier occurrence; but then he should keep a grudge against himself as well.

Date: 2011-11-12 01:04 am (UTC)
big_daddy_d: (Magneto)
From: [personal profile] big_daddy_d
I remember that Sentinel. Headcanon wise, I always picture that Sentinel hanging around the X-Mansion and saying "Destroy" everytime it speaks, thus freaking random people out. Gives me a good laugh.

Date: 2011-11-11 01:22 pm (UTC)
nyadnar17: (Default)
From: [personal profile] nyadnar17
Is that Sentinel...like from the extremely fun but short lived (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sentinel_%28comic_book%29). That book was amazing. Its the heart warming story of a boy and his Sentinel. If I remember correctly the threat of the Sentinel's old programming resurfacing was a constant threat over the course of the series.

Would really love if they brought that kid back.

Date: 2011-11-11 01:25 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] jaysonbyron
That was my first thought as well.

Date: 2011-11-11 02:34 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] arilou_skiff
Yes, yes it is.

Hah!

Date: 2011-11-11 01:23 pm (UTC)
steverodgers5: (Default)
From: [personal profile] steverodgers5
Between this and their meeting with Cap & Tony, Cyclops is really gonna have to get used to Magneto's infinite capacity to create awkward moments for him, isn't he?
I guess we definitely know whom Pietro inherited his snarkiness from now.. ;)

Re: Hah!

Date: 2011-11-11 02:21 pm (UTC)
nyadnar17: (Default)
From: [personal profile] nyadnar17
I give Pietro so much slack ever since the issue of X-Factor where he is explaining to Doc Samson what its like to go through a day with his powerset.

Honestly if I lived my whole life at Superspeed(imagine waiting in line at an ATM, eating dinner, or even just having a conversation) I would be rageaholic by now. The fact that Pietro has the patience and self-control to just be an asshole makes him a saint in my eyes.

I also like the fact that these days he is presented as one of the more powerful people on whatever team he is on. Don't know that I have seen him lose a fight since he got his powers back.

Pietro..

Date: 2011-11-11 05:03 pm (UTC)
steverodgers5: (Default)
From: [personal profile] steverodgers5
Yeah that was some good writing from PAD back in the day concerning Pietro's mindset. (Mind you, it makes you wonder how the Flashes deal with it. Since they're mostly a cheerful lot.)

As for Pietro's recent form. I must admit to taking a real pleasure in seeing him taking down the always overconfident Mister X during Siege. That was a long overdue comeuppance for that character! Pietro really schooled him in what it's like to try and take on a speedster.

Re: Pietro..

Date: 2011-11-11 06:32 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] arilou_skiff
Speed Force.

The answer is always Speed Force.

Re: Pietro..

Date: 2011-11-11 08:33 pm (UTC)
nyadnar17: (Default)
From: [personal profile] nyadnar17
Pretty much. The Flashes (under most writers) can choose how fast they want to perceive time.

Really?

Date: 2011-11-12 01:03 pm (UTC)
steverodgers5: (Default)
From: [personal profile] steverodgers5
I honestly wasn't aware of that. (Most of my experience of the flashes has been from their team appearances and not their individual books..)

Thanks for the info. Now Pietro's got an additional reason to be jealous of living in the DC universe!

Re: Hah!

Date: 2011-11-12 02:46 am (UTC)
icon_uk: (Default)
From: [personal profile] icon_uk
A more interesting take on speed perception was this one IMHO, as the poor sod didn't even get any benefit from it.

Hmm..

Date: 2011-11-12 01:15 pm (UTC)
steverodgers5: (Default)
From: [personal profile] steverodgers5
That's horribly depressing. I wonder though if that guy had had some amount of training if he couldn't have found a way to utilise it more effectively.

I mean Mister X above isn't any faster than a typically well trained fit individual, and up until Siege had made relatively profitable use out of it.

Owww!!

Date: 2011-11-21 07:41 pm (UTC)
steverodgers5: (Default)
From: [personal profile] steverodgers5
Friction burns?!? Ouch!

In all seriousness though, That was a well written story. Gonna have to seek it out. Thans for alerting me to it!

Mod Note

Date: 2011-11-11 03:15 pm (UTC)
salinea: Deadpool has a fucking horned hat on and is ready to kick gum and chew ass. Errr, moderate s_d. (mod hat)
From: [personal profile] salinea
We look down on using "Bitchy" as a pejorative term on [community profile] scans_daily because of the historical sexist connotation of the word. While I guess in your sentence the one qualifying Magneto could possibly-maybe be seen as positive ;) the implied one qualifying Pietro could not, so please keep that in mind in the future.

Re: Mod Note

Date: 2011-11-11 05:27 pm (UTC)
crabby_lioness: (Default)
From: [personal profile] crabby_lioness
Mags always seems like the quintessential Bitch With a Bad Attitude to me. I'll bet money he's a Saffire - The Uppity Blues Women fan.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1S_cmVkwcI

Re: Mod Note

Date: 2011-11-11 06:10 pm (UTC)
salinea: (fucking awesome)
From: [personal profile] salinea
LOL that song is awesome XD

Re: Hah!

Date: 2011-11-11 03:11 pm (UTC)
salinea: fem!Loki is snerking (lol)
From: [personal profile] salinea
If Scott didn't like having snarky people who create awkward moments around him, he wouldn't date Emma. I'm gonna assume he takes a vicarious pleasure in it.

Re: Hah!

Date: 2011-11-11 03:28 pm (UTC)
shanejayell: (Default)
From: [personal profile] shanejayell
That really explains a lot, actually... *lol*

Re: Hah!

Date: 2011-11-11 04:55 pm (UTC)
steverodgers5: (Default)
From: [personal profile] steverodgers5
GOOD POINT! Never thought of it that way..

Re: Hah!

Date: 2011-11-11 08:33 pm (UTC)
nyadnar17: (Default)
From: [personal profile] nyadnar17
This is my new favorite fan theory.

Re: Hah!

Date: 2011-11-11 05:34 pm (UTC)
crabby_lioness: (Default)
From: [personal profile] crabby_lioness
putting up with Magneto is Cyclops' penance for his own sins.

Yeah..

Date: 2011-11-12 01:06 pm (UTC)
steverodgers5: (Default)
From: [personal profile] steverodgers5
What like kissing your new girlfriend, whilst standing over the grave of your old one?

Yep. Cyclops is duly cursed..

Re: Yeah..

Date: 2011-11-12 11:07 pm (UTC)
crabby_lioness: (Default)
From: [personal profile] crabby_lioness
More like the albatross around his neck.

Magneto is a hostile jackass around flatscans.

Date: 2011-11-11 05:17 pm (UTC)
pyrotwilight: (Default)
From: [personal profile] pyrotwilight
Has Avengers Academy been double shipping lately? Damn awesome. :D

Date: 2011-11-11 08:35 pm (UTC)
shadowpsykie: Information (Default)
From: [personal profile] shadowpsykie
it does seem like that.

Date: 2011-11-12 04:28 am (UTC)
crinos: (Default)
From: [personal profile] crinos
Anyone else reminded of that sentinel from Wolverine and the X-men (Probably the only good thing about that series).

"Destroy!"

Date: 2011-11-12 05:22 am (UTC)
glprime: (Default)
From: [personal profile] glprime
I liked the snark fest between Haz Mat and Wiz Kid.

Hazmat: 'Sup 90s Throwback Lad?
Wiz Kid: Not much Emo Girl.
Hazmat: :(
*wah wah wah waaaaaaaah*

Date: 2011-11-13 05:57 am (UTC)
silverzeo: (Default)
From: [personal profile] silverzeo
"Yes, it is good to be at with the Avengers who didn't plot to kill my daughter but contains my son who actually was the trigger for the whole M-Day thing and cause both of us to lose out powers but than somehow got them back with no real explained rasin."

Date: 2011-11-15 08:59 am (UTC)
eyz: (Default)
From: [personal profile] eyz
I was expecting some interaction between these two and the X-men for so long :P

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