Re: Quicksilver. . .
Posted by WC on May 28, 2007, 2:39 pm, in reply to "Quicksilver. . ."
I have Quicksilver. He's great overall, but has a rather pale-looking face and his costume seems a little dark. I thought it was lighter blue. I'm a bit nervous to try to lighten it as it wouldn't have that factory look anymore.
: as a figure is cool, but as a character has
: been written so inconsistent. One thing
: that I found troubling in JLA/Avengers and
: how Kurt Busiek wrote Quicksilver in his
: Avengers run is that of Pietro as a constant
: complainer and blamer of others for his
: This is a guy who has survived his whole
: life in the face of oppression and took care
: of his sister and fought his own father.
: Who'd think he'd be a more effective
: speedster than even the Flash because of his
: use of speed to survive, not just to
: "play" the role of hero. Also,
: with experience with the High Evolutionary
: and his own father, he should have a
: technical knowledge of his mutant ability
: far greater than most people as well as have
: a certain feel for energy manipulator.
: Maybe not seeing the magnetic forces or
: natural forces, but at the very least be
: very familiar with those unseen forces with
: his stint with the X-men, his wife, and his
: I really like this figure because there is
: some regality about the figure that fits his
: true place in the Marvel Universe. He isn't
: just a Flash lite, he is Pietro, the Knight
: of Wundagore, the son of Magneto, and the
: father of an Inhuman!
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