Date: 2017-04-22 07:22 pm (UTC)
lordultimus: (Default)
From: [personal profile] lordultimus
Remember back when DC and Marvel could actually tolerate each other's presence?

Date: 2017-04-22 08:38 pm (UTC)
q99: (Default)
From: [personal profile] q99

Though it probably also helped the status quo of each company was more stable then too. Nowadays things shift around enough and there's enough events it'd be harder to do a big crossover event like that without running into one or the other's events.

Date: 2017-04-22 09:46 pm (UTC)
lbd_nytetrayn: Star Force Dragonzord Power! (Default)
From: [personal profile] lbd_nytetrayn
I could go for something from a different universe. Imagine a comic of the movieverse versions... meeting... up...

Hm, maybe not, but you get the idea, right?

Date: 2017-04-23 12:07 am (UTC)
burkeonthesly: (Default)
From: [personal profile] burkeonthesly
How about Ultimate Marvel meets Batman-is-a-vampire Elseworlds?

Date: 2017-04-23 01:36 am (UTC)
ozaline: (Default)
From: [personal profile] ozaline
I think the main issue is Warner Bros and Disney actually.

Date: 2017-04-23 03:00 am (UTC)
q99: (Default)
From: [personal profile] q99
Ah yea, true.

Date: 2017-04-23 04:08 am (UTC)
starwolf_oakley: (Default)
From: [personal profile] starwolf_oakley
Or Disney and 20th Century Fox. Or Disney and Universal, explaining the lack of Hulk solo movies.

Date: 2017-04-23 04:18 am (UTC)
ozaline: (Default)
From: [personal profile] ozaline
You think Marvel Studios would have been able to convince Fox, Universal and Sony to work together if they weren't tied to Disney?

Date: 2017-04-22 07:34 pm (UTC)
rainspirit: (Default)
From: [personal profile] rainspirit
Ooh, more Robin and Jubilee. That was a really cute match-up, as I recall.

Date: 2017-04-22 08:35 pm (UTC)
q99: (Default)
From: [personal profile] q99
Yea, one of the best parts of the crossover ^^

Date: 2017-04-22 09:59 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] zachbeacon
Shame neither of their publishers seems to know what to do with those two these days.

Date: 2017-04-22 10:45 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] astrakhan42
It would help if Tim Drake didn't share his superhero name with a hamburger restaurant chain. There's a lot of stuff they could do with him.

Date: 2017-04-23 12:10 am (UTC)
burkeonthesly: (Default)
From: [personal profile] burkeonthesly
That deserves to be a running joke; every time he swings into action, mooks should be asking him for burgers and bottomless fry baskets. Like, once an issue, at least.

Date: 2017-04-23 12:34 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] astrakhan42
The easier running gag should be Steph/Spoiler humming "Yummm" any time his name is spoken.

Date: 2017-04-23 01:16 am (UTC)
burkeonthesly: (Default)
From: [personal profile] burkeonthesly

Damn, that works on a couple (almost typoed "copulate") levels.

Date: 2017-04-23 09:01 pm (UTC)
icon_uk: (Default)
From: [personal profile] icon_uk
"Hey Tim, remember when we were both fused into a female character called Sparrow and were sidekick to a Wolverine Batman fusion called Darkclaw?


"Ummm.... No, me neither"

Date: 2017-04-24 06:07 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] rainspirit

Date: 2017-04-22 08:06 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] steverequin
I remember the first time I read that, and I was like: "Er... Did Venom just kick Superman's ass? No F-word way!"

Date: 2017-04-22 08:35 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] dr_archeville
If only there were some way he could see through that webbing!

Date: 2017-04-22 09:28 pm (UTC)
steverequin: (Default)
From: [personal profile] steverequin
Or burn it, since Venom is vulnerable to heat.

Date: 2017-04-22 08:36 pm (UTC)
q99: (Default)
From: [personal profile] q99
Quite, Venom tends to be... overestimated in these things ^^

Stronger than Spider-man doesn't make him that strong on an absolute scale

Date: 2017-04-23 04:45 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] silicondream
Hey, compared to Lobo/Wolverine, or Namor/Orca + Gravity While Aquaman Stands Over There, this is scrupulously fair.

I dunno why they didn't just say the symbiote was hypercharged with Kryptonite radiation or something. There was some kind of red sunlight explanation for Spidey kicking Supes around in the first crossover, and everybody was happy.

Date: 2017-04-23 06:16 am (UTC)
q99: (Default)
From: [personal profile] q99
Point. It's not like Venom even really *hurt* him, just kept him off balance.

Date: 2017-04-23 07:11 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] coldfury
He almost choked him by stuffing symbiote down his throat, which I thought was the only really fair moment in this thing. Otherwise, Supes should outclass him hard.

I still love when Venom showed up in Quasar and got beat by a bubble in like two pages. Mark Gruenwald liked taking the piss out of people.

Date: 2017-04-23 03:42 pm (UTC)
q99: (Default)
From: [personal profile] q99
There's always the 'he's holding back, and didn't realize he should hold back a bit less,' excuse, but, yea, agreed.

-I still love when Venom showed up in Quasar and got beat by a bubble in like two pages. Mark Gruenwald liked taking the piss out of people.-

I like stuff like that too ^^

Date: 2017-04-22 10:08 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] hybrid2
I remember this happened after Final Night.Superman's power where still coming back.
I'm sure I saw this somewhere.

Comics had continuity back then.

Date: 2017-04-23 12:37 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] scorntx
Conti-what now?

Date: 2017-04-23 04:08 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] jaxjyls
if only Superman could produce two of Venom's weaknesses in mass quantities

Date: 2017-04-23 04:53 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] silicondream
"Let's see here, are you vulnerable to being super-shouted at and then set on fire and then flown into space and then ripped in half and then torn into tiny bits and then rammed through the Van Allen Belts at hyperspeed and then frozen and then thrown into the sun?"


"Capital! Only I'll just do the first one because I'm not, haha, a maniac."

Much later, Venom and Carnage compare notes and decide they like DC's Cape Guy better.

Date: 2017-04-23 09:58 am (UTC)
thatnickguy: Oreo-lovin' Martian (Default)
From: [personal profile] thatnickguy
Now I'm picturing him doing a super-sonic attack by whistling. :D

Date: 2017-04-23 08:59 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] icon_uk
Well, there was that Superman Anniversary issue a few years back we see an alt-Superman kill his alt-Jimmy Olsen by shattering his skull with super-high frequency whistling because he was irritated by the damn signal watch sound.

Date: 2017-04-22 08:47 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] astrakhan42
For a costume designed in the 90s, Access actually isn't too horrible a design. I'll even forgive the shoulderpads.

Date: 2017-04-23 04:34 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] silicondream
Although I don't really understand why Axel had a costume. It just appeared on him when he inherited his not-at-all-vast cosmic powers, and it was supposed to reflect the inner needs of his soul or something. But his predecessor looked like a hobo with a cardboard box, so...not every soul demands vinyl and shoulderpads? I dunno.

Date: 2017-04-23 06:20 pm (UTC)
ozaline: (Default)
From: [personal profile] ozaline
Spoiler alert his predecessor is a future version of him... one of his powers he hasn't tapped into yet in this mini is time travel. So presumably the other guy could summon the costume too if he wanted.

Date: 2017-04-22 09:47 pm (UTC)
lbd_nytetrayn: Star Force Dragonzord Power! (Default)
From: [personal profile] lbd_nytetrayn
So is this part of Amalgam or a sequel to Amalgam? I'm just trying to figure out what the last time Superman's speaking of is.

Date: 2017-04-22 09:54 pm (UTC)
byc: (Default)
From: [personal profile] byc
This was the sequel to DC vs. Marvel.

Date: 2017-04-23 01:51 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] glprime
Access actually figures in to that. The "two brothers" he mentions (the personifications of the DC and Marvel universes) would eventually, temporarily, merge into one and that caused the Amalgam title runs.

Date: 2017-04-23 02:21 am (UTC)
ozaline: (Default)
From: [personal profile] ozaline
It should be shortly after the Marvel/DC War... pretty shortly indeed cause it's explained in Ultimate Access people tend to forget him not too long after he leaves to keep the sanctity of the universes intact.

Date: 2017-04-22 11:02 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] bradygirl_12
"Hey, you know what those newspaper reporters can be like!"

Date: 2017-04-22 11:32 pm (UTC)
ovaltinepatrol: Chairman Kaga from Iron Chef (Default)
From: [personal profile] ovaltinepatrol
"And did you see Brock without the symbiote? He looks like some kinda Kansas hayseed!"

Date: 2017-04-23 12:11 am (UTC)
burkeonthesly: (Default)
From: [personal profile] burkeonthesly
Allez cuisine!

...sorry, your icon just... I'll just let myself out.

Date: 2017-04-23 03:23 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] tcampbell1000
"I mean, Venom was almost as dangerous when he was a completely human newspaper reporter! The symbiote is more of a fashion statement than anything. He's nearly as bad as my deadliest enemies, BEN URICH, NORAH WINTERS, AND DAN RATHER!!"
Edited Date: 2017-04-23 03:23 am (UTC)

Date: 2017-04-23 09:47 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] lordnorj
You forgot the most evil reporter of all Sally Floyd.

Date: 2017-04-23 05:39 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] spider_man6
Y'know, these are the kind of stories that I like. Average relatable characters going to fantasy worlds and meeting cool heroes.


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