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Old 08-12-2008, 08:41 AM   #26
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Default Re: The "GOD LOVES, MAN KILLS" Thread (Graphic novel by Claremont)

"God Loves; Man Kills" was Claremont at his best. He may not be great anymore, but in his Heyday, Claremont was an awesome story teller.

I wasn't a fan of the X-Treme version at all though.

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Old 07-18-2013, 02:49 PM   #27
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Claremont and Joss Whedon are the ONLY X-men writers I ever really loved. Nobody else was ever nearly as good.

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Old 07-18-2013, 06:26 PM   #28
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I wasn't a fan of GLMKII at all, but the original was phenomenal.

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Old 07-18-2013, 07:31 PM   #29
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I wasn't a fan of GLMKII at all, but the original was phenomenal.
Wait, there was a GLMK 2?

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That was the X-Treme X-Men story mentioned above.

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Old 07-19-2013, 01:29 PM   #31
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oh silly me. I wasn't paying attention. I'll give it a shot!

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God Loves, Man Kills is one of my favorite comic story lines. Probably top 5, easy. It really just cuts to the heart of the X-men and explains exactly what they are all about. Being a huge fan of X-books in general, this is must-read material. Off the top of my head, I think this is the most hard hitting, real, comic book that I have ever read. I have to agree with Brainiac that this is Claremont at his absolute best.

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