LNHX: Manga Man #1: LNHX Origins #3

Andrew Perron pwerdna at gmail.com
Tue Nov 15 22:44:20 PST 2011

On Sun, 13 Nov 2011 14:08:45 +0000 (UTC), Martin Phipps wrote:

> On Nov 12, 5:07 pm, Andrew Perron <pwer... at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, 10 Nov 2011 10:52:52 +0000 (UTC), Martin Phipps wrote:

>>>   "You don't remember me, do you?" I said.  "We served together in
>>> iRaq.  Oh, but wait," I pointed to my full face mask, "I wasn't
>>> wearing this back then."  I smiled under my mask.  "Not that it
>>> matters.  You wouldn't remember your own mother as long as Amnesia has
>>> her power over you."
>> ...wait, with Manga Man?  Hmmmmmm. (By the way, I assume the first-person
>> narrator here is Manga Man; he never actually says his own name.)
> Even if Manga Man were Japanese (and I don't know if that's supposed
> the case) it would make sense for him to have served in iRaq as a
> covert ops.  It's an old comic book trope: all the characters know
> each other even though they are being introduced for the first time.
> Remember how everybody knew Cable?

Well, if that's the trope you're going for, feel free!

>> Was Anger based on anyone?
> Anger is a primal force on the net that shows up when it is least
> expected.  You're supposed to know why he is there and the fact that
> he don't know why he is there somehow just fuels him.

Hah, that works.

Andrew "NO .SIG MAN" "Juan" Perron, grr, arrg

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