REVIEW: End of Month Reviews #96 - December 2011 [spoilers]

Andrew Perron pwerdna at
Tue Jan 24 19:07:01 PST 2012

On Tue, 24 Jan 2012 03:56:33 +0000 (UTC), Scott Eiler wrote:

> On 1/23/2012 4:16 PM, Saxon Brenton wrote:

>>       (As an aside, I have been wondering to what extent the LNH20
>> reboot might suffer from 'classic storyline repeat-itis': the observed
>> tendency of particularly DC (with its various reboots, particularly of
>> the Legion of Super-Heroes, since the original Crisis On Infinite Earths
>> in the mid 1980s) to retell - with or without major variations - the
>> origins of its protagonists and the major villains as well as to retread
>> the major storylines of the past.
> I sense we're avoiding this by *not* starting with the original concept: 
>   What If the LNH Were Created Today?

Well, it's more like "What If the LNH Were Created Today? Well, A Lot Of
The Characters Would Probably Be Different, For One Thing".

>> The one that springs to my mind is why one government or
>> another hasn't tried to grab a monopoly on the Ellipsis tech as a
>> strategic resource.
> Oh, they've tried...

Knew it.

Andrew "NO .SIG MAN" "Juan" Perron, dernit.

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