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@  wildfire : (23 June 2019 - 03:30 PM)

That's not too much for something so good honestly. I would pay that if I had it.

@  chief : (23 June 2019 - 12:19 PM)

Yea...Pretty excited to get it. I mean...It apparently went from LA to Kentucky for some reason...But I'm sure it will arrive after its North American tour through the postal service.

@  Wulfsbane : (19 June 2019 - 07:51 AM)

If there's another one I'll try to get it

@  Sunnyfruit : (17 June 2019 - 09:07 AM)

Woah. I'd pay even more.

@  chief : (16 June 2019 - 02:49 PM)

I just spent way too much money for paper with words written on it

 

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@  Wulfsbane : (15 June 2019 - 06:12 PM)

As long as it wasnt GSW or Lebron...

@  Shadow : (13 June 2019 - 09:34 PM)

The Raptors won the NBA!

@  Sunnyfruit : (12 June 2019 - 02:44 PM)

Uh... I like video games too, but this is too much

@  GamemasterAn... : (12 June 2019 - 06:01 AM)

...and everyone is freaking out over that reveal. Dear Gaia...the reaction of the people at the Nintendo Center in NYC. People were actually HUGGING each other over that reveal!

@  Wulfsbane : (11 June 2019 - 07:46 PM)

Banjo-Kazooie is coming home, lads

@  Wulfsbane : (11 June 2019 - 07:17 AM)

The E3 Nintendo Direct starts in 45 minutes

@  chief : (10 June 2019 - 07:30 PM)

Oh we have controversial topic forum..Those have always existed. And I'm for that. Just keep personal user to user shit off the forums.

 

the Controversial topic thing would fall under "debate" now I guess. I had some good times in those forums with a few members.

@  chief : (10 June 2019 - 07:19 PM)

Yeah....I saw that...Blew game 6

@  Wulfsbane : (09 June 2019 - 07:35 PM)

Hey chief, we got a Game 7 on Wednesday

@  ShenFNWoo : (09 June 2019 - 09:28 AM)

Not really pressed about it, so it's no biggie to me. I'm only here for the S3 comic at this point, and maybe continuing to post mine. It's just too dead around here, and people are either too lazy, too occupied, or too afraid to share opinions as if words from feedback or response are going to hop out of the screen and attack them or something.

 

I'm an old ass man.... :(

@  ShenFNWoo : (09 June 2019 - 09:19 AM)

They generally don't last long on forums where management isn't objective about running a forum. People generally don't have the restrain/discipline to not mod it. Someone's going to catch feelings, disregarding the thousand disclaimers on the front post of the section and still hit up the admins whining about the hurty things that mean man x said to them. And the admins will feel obliged to do something about it, when ignoring it is definitely an option.

 

Again, generally speaking, people want the good of things and not the bad or the drawbacks that come with it. It's why facebook and twitter have like buttons, but no dislike button. It's why youtube demonitizes wrongspeak. It's why forums ban people for private disputes between members despite the fact that there's every tool under the sun to stop a person from bothering them available to users. It's anti hate speech is considered a thing to uphold, when hate speech is free speech, no exceptions. It's why politics are a mess. For society, the message is clear, whine until you get your way, and the lowest common denominator being as loud as they are will set the precedent for everyone else despite able bodies. For all this acting like adults thing that society pushes, society at large doesn't expect anyone to actually BE one.

@  Shadow : (09 June 2019 - 07:56 AM)

Didn't we have a controversial/rant rave section of the forum at one point

@  chief : (08 June 2019 - 07:06 AM)

Lets try to keep any personal issues out of the shoutbox. Or forums all together.

@  ShenFNWoo : (07 June 2019 - 05:52 PM)

Nothing much. Just wanted to make sure a certain person didn't get the wrong idea about how it is between us. I don't forget certain details, and things don't change no matter how much time passes unless they show some willingness to want to fix things.

@  furrykef : (07 June 2019 - 05:34 PM)

I have no idea what's going on here.


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#41 chief

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Posted 19 July 2017 - 08:14 PM

Im now just going to wait and see if Sega and another comic publisher make a deal.     The whole Archie/Penders thing could be a pain here. Because whatever contract was written with him was obviously bad for Sega and Archie.  As we all know.

 

So perhaps Sega may try finding a different publisher?   Or...Just end it completely.   I mean Sega has downsized staff all over.  I know a few people we originally had contacts for 4 years ago were let go shortly after making those contacts.   So...Ehhhh We shall see. 

 

 

Another publisher could end up taking this on...And I really hope so.   



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Posted 19 July 2017 - 08:22 PM

I think this is the end for all Archie related comics and characters of Sonic. If a new comic springs up with another company it will most likely be a fresh slate with none of the original characters transitioned over, much of how Fleetway stayed contained in its bubble. Let us not forget how Archie cancelled Megaman and their were no attempts to outsource it to another licensed company.



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Posted 19 July 2017 - 08:34 PM

We can only hope the new company finds it in their hearts to add the Freedom Fighters and SatAM cast...

 

Unfortunately it's not the right time for it, like it was for when the comic originally started. Now the only show that would run close to its starting is Sonic Boom, and that's hardly rife for a lot of drama.

 

One good thing that we can look forward to is no Ken Penders ever again in Sonic. (Though his new Lein-da really gives me nightmares)



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Posted 19 July 2017 - 10:02 PM

Unfortunately they will probably be seen as too much of a risk for most companies to invest a property into.


They say that the safest airline is the one that just had a crash, 'cause you can be damn sure they're not interested in having another one. So I doubt they seem any riskier than before.

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Posted 20 July 2017 - 09:54 AM

Such a bummer. :(


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Posted 20 July 2017 - 01:03 PM

I don't think a new publisher will have much say in anything as Sega will definitely outline each and every direction the new comic has to follow. Also Sega has never shown interest in Freedom Fighters and SatAM continuity. They aknowledge the premise is strong as they basically used it for Sonic Forces, but the actual Freedom Fighters are left out. They haven't even tried to include them on some level. There's a custom OC character you can create, but you can't make anyone even remotely resembling Sally, Bunnie or others. Not even with a design of a Sonic Boom extra.



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Posted 20 July 2017 - 07:23 PM

You never know...Sonic Mania was essentially made by fans, so if the fans fight hard enough, the FF could make their return!



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Posted 21 July 2017 - 12:54 AM

Their isn't enough demand to see the characters due to the baggage the comics have put them through.



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Posted 21 July 2017 - 03:07 PM

That and Ian said he doesnt think they will carry over


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Posted 21 July 2017 - 03:35 PM

Sonic Mania didn't require as much resources to make and it tries to be in line with the original trilogy (SK mostly), which is universally praised, so there isn't much risk involved. They just wanted to release more modern-looking stuff, so if Sonic 4 was better received, there wouldn't be Mania.

Freedom Fighters on the other hand are controvesial as they aren't present in main canon. Many people don't know about them, some even hate them, Sally at least. Plus it conflicts with Sega's main somewhat shipping couple, Sonamy. While SatAM has a good reputation and is mostly praised, it also has a lot of baggage after years of comics.

So I don't really see Sega exploring FF any time soon. Maybe after some kind of SatAM reboot, which starts over and reestablishes characters.

Sally was the best Sonic franchise had to offer. I hope to see her again someday.



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Posted 21 July 2017 - 03:51 PM

Been announced that IDW Publishing has picked up the rights to Sonic The Hedgehog and will commence publishing in 2018.

 

http://www.cbr.com/s...e-sonic-comics/


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Posted 21 July 2017 - 04:48 PM

With this pickup, I'm cautiously optimistic.



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Posted 21 July 2017 - 04:57 PM

Good. At least we have a new publisher.


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Posted 21 July 2017 - 05:33 PM

That was fast

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Posted 21 July 2017 - 05:56 PM

That was fast

Gotta go fast.

 

More likely that this has been planned for a long while now and Sega decided to hold off announcing it till San DIago Comic Con.


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Posted 21 July 2017 - 06:10 PM

 

That was fast

Gotta go fast.

 

More likely that this has been planned for a long while now and Sega decided to hold off announcing it till San DIago Comic Con.

 

Probably Sega had IDW in the background as a back up.

 

Rumor is that Archie wants to finish final arcs + Mega Drive


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“Some say that if you hold him in the wrong way he doesn’t work properly, and that just very recently he developed an irrational hatred of Rubens Barrichello. All we know is he’s called the Stig.”

 

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Posted 21 July 2017 - 06:20 PM

I would be happy even if it were just one mega (drive) issue just to get all of it done and put away. 



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Posted 21 July 2017 - 06:25 PM

I'd want to see Archie publish the last of the issues they completed with Megadrive and start pumping out trade paperbacks, but I don't think they're gonna.



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Posted 26 July 2017 - 12:07 PM

I'd want to see Archie publish the last of the issues they completed with Megadrive and start pumping out trade paperbacks, but I don't think they're gonna.

There not going to publish the final issues from 291 to 294 because Archie dropped the ball when it comes to the Sonic The Hedgehog comic. Archie is mostly focused on the Archie franchise and Riverdale for 2017 with the exception of Marvel. I am not too happy with Archie and I have banned anything Archie that is being released this year and beyond.



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Posted 26 July 2017 - 01:37 PM

I'd want to see Archie publish the last of the issues they completed with Megadrive and start pumping out trade paperbacks, but I don't think they're gonna.

 

I'm starting to think that's what the "in talks" part was still about.


The Scribes, if anyone wants to join a growing community. Ask me if you want to know more.

 

“Some say that he is the only man in history to buy a DFS sofa when there wasn’t a sale on, and that his favourite boxing venue is Munich airport. All we know is he’s called the Stig.”

 

“Some say that if you hold him in the wrong way he doesn’t work properly, and that just very recently he developed an irrational hatred of Rubens Barrichello. All we know is he’s called the Stig.”

 

Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive. -Colossians 3:13



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