View Full Version : What comics do you read?

Dominic Guglieme
05-22-2006, 08:39 PM
My list:

Transformers Generation 1

Green Arrow (likely to drop soon)


Transformers/GI Joe

occasional SW one-shots

05-22-2006, 09:46 PM
The Punisher
Astonishing X-Men
All-Star Batman
All-Star Superman
Civil War

figrin bran
05-22-2006, 10:35 PM
Knights of the Old Republic
G.I. Joe America's Elite

kool-aid killer
05-23-2006, 12:33 AM
I dont really follow a comic book series, but i did recently finish up getting all four of IDW's Beast Wars miniseries, since i loved the Beast Wars cartoon and toys from 10 years ago. They plan on doing miniseries as opposed to monthly issues, and that works perfectly for me, hopefully that way the stories will be consistently good.

Dominic Guglieme
05-23-2006, 01:30 PM
Heh, I panned that comic. I liked the old BW show, and some of the con comics were pretty good. But, Furman's recent effort was lacking.

What do you think of the Generation 1 book?

05-23-2006, 11:45 PM
The Amazing Spider-Man

kool-aid killer
05-24-2006, 12:46 PM
Heh, I panned that comic. I liked the old BW show, and some of the con comics were pretty good. But, Furman's recent effort was lacking.

What do you think of the Generation 1 book?

I havent read any of IDW's Generation 1 comics, ive only gotten the Beast Wars ones. Im a little bored of the G1 guys now, i would like to see them expand beyond the usual stuff, maybe introduce new robots and different planets to what we usually see. In truth, i wish they would come out with a bunch of new characters and maybe push most of the G1 guys into minor roles. :)

05-24-2006, 12:49 PM
Comics like Star Wars toys are for little children.:thumbsup:

05-24-2006, 07:15 PM
Mainly Marvel:


Fantastic Four
New Avengers
Uncanny X-Men
Amazing Spider-Man
Astonishing X-Men
The Incredible Hulk

All Star Batman
All Star Superman

Astro City


Ms. Marvel
Friendly Neighbourhood Spider-Man
Spectacular Spider-Man
Captain America
Squadron Supreme
Civil War


Iron Man
Thor (no book currently being published)
Black Panther

The Authority

GI Joe

05-25-2006, 12:09 AM
Off topic some what but...

can anyone suggest a good sci fi military comic?

kool-aid killer
05-25-2006, 12:14 AM
I dont know much about comics beyond the usual big names, so i cant help you. But i can say "Welcome to SSG, Da18thcustomizer!," assuming someone hasnt beat me to the punch.

05-25-2006, 10:22 AM
can anyone suggest a good sci fi military comic?How about Star (sci-fi) Wars (military)?

Sorry, coudn't resist.

Or was that a joke to begin with?

El Chuxter
05-25-2006, 12:18 PM
GIJoe is somewhat sci-fi.

Dominic Guglieme
05-25-2006, 07:26 PM
GI Joe has more or less turned into aimless claptrap. But, it seems to sell, so I cannot objectively fault Devil's Due for derailing a great arc about a year or so back.

At least it seems to have lost the pretense at "realism" it picked up early in the current run.

To answer for KoolAid's comment: G1 is pretty good. It is not great, but it avoids the fan-wank that I think you would be bothered by. This series is a hard reboot, and worth of look, if not tremendous praise.

05-25-2006, 09:34 PM
I pick up the SW releases so right now I'm reading Rebellion and KOTOR, plus SW one shots and microseries, and I'm eagerly awaiting Legacy

05-26-2006, 02:28 PM
my collected trades by publisher;


Superman For all seasons - Leob
Superman : Secret identity - Busiek
Superman : Birthright - Waid
Kingdom Come - Waid

Batman year one - Frank Miller
Batman : Dark knight Returns - Frank Miller
Batman Long Holloween - Leob
Batman Dark Victory - Leob
Batman Haunted Knight - Leob
Batman Murderer ? - Various
Batman Fugitive vol 1-3 - Various
Batman cataclysm - various
Batman No Mans Land vol 1-4 - Various
Batman Officer Down - Various
Gothom Central vol 1-3 - Various
Batman Blind Justice - Sam Hamm
Batman Hooded Justice -Winick


Daredevil born again - Frank Miller
Daredevil Yellow - Leob
Ultimate Daredevil vol 1 - Rucka
Daredevil Guardian Devil - Smith
Daredevil part of a whole - Mack
Daredevil vol 3-13 - Bendis

Captain America : Winter soldier vol 1 - Brubaker

Avengers dissassembled : Captain America - Kirkman

The Ultimates vol 1 & 2 - Millar
The Ultimates 2 vol 1 - Millar

Alias - Bendis

Spiderman Blue - Leob


Hellblazer - Delano to Carey
Preacher vol 1-9 - Ennis
100 Bullets vol 1-9 - Azzarello
Y: The Last man vol 1-6 - BKV
Transmetropolitan vol 0-10 - Ellis
Orbiter - Ellis
Losers ante up - Diggle


The Walking Dead vol 1-4 - Kirkman
Ministry of Space - Ellis


Whiteout vol 1 - Rucka
Whiteout :melt vol 2 - Rucka


Ex Machina 1 & 2 - BKV
Ocean -Ellis

Top Cow

Wanted - Millar

Bel-Cam Jos
05-26-2006, 07:08 PM
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etc. etc.I'm surprised at the absence of Dark Horse on your list. Just curious; any particular reasons why?

05-29-2006, 06:04 PM
Bel-Cam Jos I'm surprised at the absence of Dark Horse on your list. Just curious; any particular reasons why?

I'm afraid what it basically comes down to is I'm a bit of a snob none of the big names seem to write for them Mike Mignola aside, that said if Brian k Vaughn , Rucka et al decide to take a run at starwars I'm there. :thumbsup:

05-30-2006, 10:25 AM
I read the Dark Knight Returns (Frank Miller) for the first time a few months ago. Pretty cool stuff. I remember reading the fourth issue in a grocery store when I was nine and thinking it was the best comic ever.

I followed DD's Micronauts for it's short little run. Kinda entertaining.

Rogue II
05-30-2006, 02:03 PM
I read Dilbert. Does that count?

05-30-2006, 02:51 PM
I read Dilbert. Does that count?You work in a cubicle don't you?

Rogue II
05-30-2006, 03:47 PM
You work in a cubicle don't you?

Not since I got out of the Air Force. I have my own office at the engineering firm I work for. But, there are cubicles just outside my office door.

I don't know if you ever saw the short-lived animated series, but I've been acused of having "the knack."

05-30-2006, 08:52 PM
I read superman, and everything that he is in.
Anything else and I feel like I'm cheating.

06-01-2006, 12:13 PM
aw, man... let's see...


amazing spidey
sensational spidey
friendly neighborhood spidey
new avengers
ultimate FF
moon knight


all-star superman
ex machina
y: the last man

dark horse:

sin city (when it comes out...)


savage dragon
liberty meadows
the walking dead


amelia rules
mr. scootles

and i'm sure there's stuff i'm forgetting... plus i'll read my comics whenever i make them... ;)

El Chuxter
06-01-2006, 12:25 PM
I've heard great things about Amelia Rules. I'll have to check it out.

BTW, didn't realize Dragon was still going on. Do you know if there are paperbacks of the entire run? I imagine it must be near #150 by now. Larsen was always the only Image guy able to meet a deadline.

06-01-2006, 12:35 PM
amelia rules is great. really fun... very much like calvin & hobbes. children of all ages can appreciate it.

dragon is at ish #126... he got held up for a couple of months on it when he was EIC of image or whatever he was... but now he's back on track. most of the run is available in TPB...