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So apparently I missed this, which I've hastened to rectify because I shall not miss out of anything of the great Magnus family EPIC TRAGEDY.

Context: Ironman has just rebuilt/awakened Vision and brings him up to date with what happened in Disassembled, and him and She-Hulk make sure to namedrop Magneto in a blaming way because Bendis doesn't write in a contrived way at all and apparently nobody believes Doom.

So Vision decides to pay his former father-in-law a visit.
















... well that was brutal.


(Don't ask me how that fits with the Vision's one tear of sadness when Wanda did visit the Avengers in AvsX #0).

Date: 2012-05-03 07:51 pm (UTC)
mrstatham: (Default)
From: [personal profile] mrstatham
So the Vision must be the most conflicted guy ever. First he basically tells Wanda to go fuck herself and the Avengers back him up in an utterly bros before hos manner, and now he's all "I NEED MY HUGGY WANDA WOOBIE BOOBOO!". Make up your mind, guy!

Also, Magneto - Really not helping portray your side as good guys when you stoop to the usual level of 'superhero misunderstanding fight' without it even being a misunderstanding.

Date: 2012-05-03 08:25 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] yvonmukluk
Maybe he reflected on events and considered he might have overreacted? I mean, it was the trauma of losing their children that caused Wanda to cause Disassembled and all the other stuff, and he felt that pain as well. I mean, there was that scene in JLA/Avengers where the two of the are looking out into space (having seen a vision of how their universe would be once it was fixed) and Vision simply says, 'I know, my love.'

That was a very sweet scene.

Date: 2012-05-03 08:31 pm (UTC)
mrstatham: (Default)
From: [personal profile] mrstatham
You make it sound like Bendis would pay any attention to JLA/Avengers at all. I love the guy's writing on particular books, but he is a champ for ignoring things.

Date: 2012-05-03 09:17 pm (UTC)
mastermahan: (Default)
From: [personal profile] mastermahan
Magneto went way beyond "superhero misunderstanding" there. Asking someone why they don't kill themselves is dickish. Monologuing about you can control someone's body and force them to do horrible things without feeling any guilt is out-and-out supervillain.

Date: 2012-05-03 09:53 pm (UTC)
crabby_lioness: (Default)
From: [personal profile] crabby_lioness
Some people you shouldn't make kick the mule.

Magneto and DC's Thessaly top the list.

Date: 2012-05-03 10:53 pm (UTC)
crabby_lioness: (Default)
From: [personal profile] crabby_lioness
It would do Magnus good to meet an immortal witch who could legitimately out-badass him.

Date: 2012-05-04 12:20 am (UTC)
introverted_excavator: Diva from Blood+ (Diva)
From: [personal profile] introverted_excavator
Oh god someone needs to make Stepmom!Thessaly fic with Wanda happen now.

Date: 2012-05-04 12:28 am (UTC)
crabby_lioness: (Default)
From: [personal profile] crabby_lioness
Alas, Thess doesn't do mortals. They don't stick around long enough.

Date: 2012-05-04 04:33 am (UTC)
skywaterblue: (ambrose bierce hates you)
From: [personal profile] skywaterblue
I want this so hard an ovary popped.

Date: 2012-05-03 09:56 pm (UTC)
freezer: (PWNED!)
From: [personal profile] freezer
After said someone has literally had his heart in his hand? I'd say it was remarkable control that he just said it.

Date: 2012-05-04 01:00 am (UTC)
shadowpsykie: Information (Default)
From: [personal profile] shadowpsykie
eh... don't agree. Vision made a dickish move and a power play. magneto said okay, you want to play that game, here's MY move.

Date: 2012-05-04 06:55 am (UTC)
lascoden: Anarky (Default)
From: [personal profile] lascoden
Yeah, you don't want to start a power contest with a guy who can control one of the fundamental forces of the universe.

Date: 2012-05-04 11:22 am (UTC)
icon_uk: (Default)
From: [personal profile] icon_uk
Words to live by.... cf Graviton

Date: 2012-05-04 05:06 am (UTC)
mrstatham: (Default)
From: [personal profile] mrstatham
And yet some still find it in themselves to say 'hey, Scott's such a GREAT leader for the X-Men'. When your standards for membership are Magneto, sure, fine, why not? I mean, it's not like the guy still has dozens of crimes against humanity to his name.

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