: Marvel has screwed up big time...There is no
: doubt in my mind. I agree, Garry...Mike O.
: and Scott K. did an very good job, even
: after being "Knee-capped", as you
: I have no intention of buying the MCP
: "Guardian/Weapon Omega" story...I
: seriously just don't give a flying fig about
: him and I am far less of a completionist
: than I had been. I really don't want the
: character (or U.S.Agent) near my Alpha/Omega
: Flight or Canada...And I'm not even
: He doesn't belong in that suit, he doesn't
: belong defending Canada...If anything,
: Michael Pointer should be returned to
: America, put in some other power-controlling
: suit (without a Canadian flag, thank you)
: and put on one of the many 50-state
: Initiative teams.
: --Previous Message--
: Marvel no longer has Tony Bedard, Justin
: and Palmiotti, writers whose stories I find
: interesting, and now Marvel has lost Scott
: Kolins, whose appreciation for AF is
: apparent in the OF mini-series. Instead,
: they've got Jeff Loeb.
: More importantly, despite being knee-capped
: by TPTB, Omeing and Kolins still got every
: issue of this mini-series out when it was
: scheduled to come out. Super-professional.
: 'Nuff said.
: If Marvel had just made the decision to do a
: mini-series right from the start, maybe
: things would've been better, but we'll never
: know, now.
: As far as Pointer being in MCP, even if
: disgruntled fans (like myself) boycott
: buying it, the stories will still be
: published---they will exist---and someone
: will always and continuously refer to them
: as part of AF/OF history. A no-win
: Unfortunately, Marvel is doing their
: characters (old and new) such dishonor and
: disservice without really trying to develop
: the same kind of loyalty for their featured
: characters like Pointer that most older fans
: feel for the original AF that TPTB may
: succeed in making the remaining AF fans not
: care for characters that have rarely
: received a fair break.
: --Previous Message--
: Marvel keep firing writers and
: will lose their customers and readers in the
: future. Marvel sells will deflate on the
: charts too. Right now,I'm leaning over to DC
: comics more than Marvel comics,guys. DC
: comics has several new titles being release
: for November and I can hardly wait.
: --Previous Message--
: I have nothing against Kolins. His art was
: fine but has been better, but Marvel forced
: him to use the "shaded" style he
: used in Omega Flight. That was one of the
: reasons he quit, besides being lied to about
: Omega Flight's ongoing.
: If they do get brain implants at Marvel
: Editorial and we get an Alpha Flight or
: Omega Flight ongoing in 2008, great.
: Although Oeming and Kolins have sort of been
: told to "p*ss off", especially in
: regards to Alpha Flight, Kolins for one may
: be back someday.
: I am hoping for an ongoing Flight series but
: trust Brevoort/Quesada, the big dogs, as
: much as the Gypseys trusted the Nazis.
: I mean, they push She-Hulk (about an
: off-kilter nymphomaniac powerhouse) and
: Ant-Man (about a stupid, misogynist,
: low-life thief/liar who steals a power suit
: and remains a misogynist, stupid, low-life
: thief/liar) and wonder why both series
: struggle to find a readership (at least
: Buckley, the publisher, pulled the plug on
: them with Ant-Man, finally!).
: If there will be an ongoing, we may have to
: wait until those two are fired/quit.
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