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Messages - Greg M.

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General / Re: GROUP 3: UNDT Round 2- Heroes
« on: 09 August, 2020, 09:48:17 AM »
Group Name: The Animal Lovers

Vote: Kano and Strontium Dogbrain.

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General / Re: GROUP 3: UNDT Round 2 - Villains
« on: 09 August, 2020, 09:41:32 AM »
Group Name: An Eye for the Dollar

Votes: Quartz and Old One Eye.

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General / Re: GROUP 2: UNDT Round 2 - Villains
« on: 08 August, 2020, 09:16:41 AM »
Title: Mother Issues

Feg and Satanus.

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General / Re: GROUP 2: UNDT Round 2- Heroes
« on: 08 August, 2020, 07:49:04 AM »
Title: Swimming in Flesh and Blood

Sardini and Waugh.

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General / Re: GROUP 1: UNDT Round 2- Villains
« on: 07 August, 2020, 09:09:03 AM »
Group Name - Put Your Analyst on Danger Money, Baby!
(or: "Oh, for a really world-class psychiatrist!")

Thrax (What's his problem?)
Mek-Quake (He's everyone's problem!)

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General / Re: GROUP 1: UNDT Round 2- Heroes
« on: 07 August, 2020, 08:34:52 AM »
Group Name - Chicks With Dicks:

Zenith (Dick)
Chopper (Dick synonym)

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General / Re: The Dredd (I am the Law) Mega Top 15 Tournament
« on: 06 August, 2020, 07:17:38 PM »
Day of Chaos. Yes it was a huge game-changer but why shouldn't Wagner upend his creation? Brilliantly plotted, but maybe the Dark Judges were a step too far.
They're the best bit!

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General / Re: The Dredd (I am the Law) Mega Top 15 Tournament
« on: 06 August, 2020, 04:01:43 PM »
1: Necropolis
2: The Pit
3: Tale of the Dead Man
4: The Apocalypse War
5: The Cursed Earth
6: Beyond the Call of Duty
7: Tour of Duty
8: Cry of the Werewolf
9: Oz
10: Sector House
11: The Graveyard Shift
12: The Day the Law Died
13: The Scorpion Dance
14: Machine Law
15: Goodnight Kiss

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General / Re: Ultimate NOT Dredd Tourney (UNDT) - ROUND 2
« on: 06 August, 2020, 09:29:11 AM »
Max Bubba - the most important non-Kreelman villain of the series, the man who killed Wulf Sternhammer, the subject of Johnny's most famous piece of dialogue, the focus of one of the all-time great 2000AD stories - and he got taken out by the %&£#ing Stixes.

Judge Giant - though I appreciate that he currently seems written as an inveterate whiner with daddy issues, which may explain it.

And also the fact that Kano struggled to even be a runner-up and only made it through by the Will of Colin. What's wrong with you people?

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The Horned God seemed a natural end to the series, and the subsequent time-travel stuff became interminable. This also coincided with a time when Pat was at his most polemical, and it started to turn into the Pat Mills Historical Lecture Tour. I'm willing to accept that post-Secret Commonwealth, the series gets back on its feet, but I couldn't get on with Langley's art.

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Damn who could that be who voted for Bad Company as their number one???
Some turniphead.

As for Slaine - this has been observed before, but after The Horned God, Slaine shifted from being a prestige series, whose appearance was a big deal, into a far more regular fixture that at one point was barely out of the prog (particular under Dave Bishop's editorship - he wanted Pat to focus all his creative energies on Slaine and Slaine alone.) I think a lot of readers suffered from Slaine fatigue at that point - I did, and I'm quite sure even Pat did - and fell completely out of love with the series in its contemporary form.

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We voted for Torquemada! We voted for Termight! We voted with zeal!

I also assumed it'd be Johnny with gold and Nemesis with silver - and yes, I thought there'd be quite a gap between them. If asked prior to the tournament, I'm not sure I'd have even expected Nikolai to break the top 5 - there's a plenty of people who really don't like Dante - but he does so quite commandingly.

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It goes to show that while the done and gone thrills of folks like John Smith have a massive impact they don't have the time to work their ways into our hearts the way longer running stories do.
I dunno - about a third of my choices were of that ilk. Mind you, almost half of my choices were either Smith or Milligan - two big proponents of that format.

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General / Re: UNDT Round 1 - Aliens and beasts (Heroes)
« on: 03 August, 2020, 10:14:15 PM »
I would like Gene infinitely more if he looked more like a dog and less like an orc.

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General / Re: UNDT Round 1 - Aliens and beasts (Heroes)
« on: 03 August, 2020, 11:07:51 AM »
No votes for Feek? No hee-hee! Here you go, bony buddy! Anything to add, Shakara?

Shakara!"

Fair enough.

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