• DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic X-men slowly fading into obscurity. on the X-Men board

    @jhazzroucher: And it's why I went nuts when the deal was confirmed. I don't want to see movies bring my favourite X-stories onto the big screen, I want my favourite X-characters being given good stor...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic "Pretty sure she is mostly telepathic now" - Jordan White on Psylocke. on the X-Men board

    Going back to her og body makes sense from a character perspective (and technically would have been something Betsy should have tried years ago). But she was pretty much unique among telepaths in the ...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic X-art: unusual lineups, redesigns, concepts, and WN. on the X-Men board

    There is some bloody gorgeous work in this thread!

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic DCEU Wonder Woman vs MCU Hela. on the Battles board

    Let's break this down without hyperboleWonder Woman:She reacts to bullets/Can Bullet-time/has super-speed - Well yes, but does she naturally use this speed or is it mostly reactionary. It looks far m...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic When it comes to the Phoenix which explanation is best?. on the X-Men board

    There are a few problems with the DP saga being solely about Jean going bad. To start with, the twisting of Jean comes through psychic manipulations from Mastermind with the very last straw being the...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Wait what? *dark phoenix pushed further. on the X-Men board

    @DevilMayehm666: Apples and Oranges when it comes to animation vs live action even if it is the same team. Sure, it might be somewhat similar but there's never any guarentee due to the different worki...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Wait what? *dark phoenix pushed further. on the X-Men board

    @DevilMayehm666 said:@dasalvadore: Originallly X3 was going to be about Emma Frost manipulating Jean but the studio stepped in and thought the themes of Dark Phoenix were too dark for a general audie...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Peter Parker x Mary Jane Appreciation. on the Spider-Man board

    That original scene between MJ and Peter was a brilliant read when I first came across it. Peter and MJ are my Marvle couple even if I'm not the die-hard Spider-Man reader I used to be. I can't stoma...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic The Phoenix Force Vs Celestial Race. on the Battles board

    On paper, the Phoenix should be able to beat the Celestials, even as a group. However, on paper that probably results in the entire galaxy/universe the battle is happening in being destroyed.The only ...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Wait what? *dark phoenix pushed further. on the X-Men board

    @mrnihal:The Fox's X-Men motto is an obsession with specific characters to the detriment of good story-telling.Snark aside, it's why I mentioned the Astral Plain idea. The core concept of the Phoenix ...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Do You Want Black Panther and Storm Together Again?. on the X-Men board

    Not a chance in hell.Storm - One of the "original" key X-men, a powerhouse who already has a history with other characters (Yukio, Wolverine, Forge) and has been a leader of her own team. She's been ...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic X-men slowly fading into obscurity. on the X-Men board

    The reason why the MCU is a success over the DCEU is because Marvel have made good movies out of comic characters. I have no doubt that Iron Man comic readers who stay beyond one or two issues has no...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Wait what? *dark phoenix pushed further. on the X-Men board

    I'm definitely hoping that it keeps getting pushed until it is forgotten and we can see the MCU version of the story.Fox are idionts. The Phoenix Saga doesn't even need to be 100% true to the comic st...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Avengers Infinity War Spoiler Discussion Thread. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @outside_85: You missed the point. The MCU has been leading up to Infinity War. It's the culmination of the past ten years and so there's absolutely no need to introduce any of the previous characters...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Avengers Infinity War Spoiler Discussion Thread. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @outside_85: I understand what you're saying but I reiterate what I've explained in this thread. IW was deliberately designed to be this way. While this makes it somewhat difficult for non-MCU followe...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Avengers Infinity War Spoiler Discussion Thread. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @necshade: It wasn't. Thor wanted a weapon that could kill Thanos, not that would destroy the guantlet.Although it's "Stormbreaker" and looked like Thor got given his Ultimate outfit (if I'm rememberi...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Avengers Infinity War Spoiler Discussion Thread. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @outside_85 said:Overall, it's a big mess of a movie, and one that sort of requires you to have watched the majority of the previous Marvel movie entries with certain movies that are more important t...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic Avengers Infinity War Spoiler Discussion Thread. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @mooty_pass: I did. I suspect Captain Marvel is going to replicate Adam Warlock's role from Infinity Gauntlet in being the one to rally the troops and create a game plan, with Avengers 4 being a somew...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic [INFINITY WAR SPOILERS] Something bothers me about Civil War now. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @jasonv80: Yeah, but Steve was still playing defensive trying to talk Tony down. Thanos is a space alien with god-like power looking to kill half the universe. How in the nine hells do the two situati...

  • DaSalvadore posted a message in the forum topic [INFINITY WAR SPOILERS] Something bothers me about Civil War now. on the Gen. Discussion board

    How about because Tony was still Steve's friend and Cap was fighting defensive trying to protect Bucky without hurting Tony until the very end of the Civil War fight where he almost decapitates Iron ...