Real Reason All Star Batman was pulled from shelves

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  1. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

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  2. Gears

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    My work filter blocks the link. Can you tell us why it was pulled?
     
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    Bad words not being censored properly.
     
  4. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

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    Miller is seeing how many curse words he can get the Dc heroes to say for shock value and little else.
     
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    Vangelus Long Live the New Flesh Moderator Content Contributor

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    Goddamn Batman has all its cuss words lettered in, then black-stripe-overlayed.

    In this case, the black stripe was semi-transparent, meaning you could read -everything-. :lol 
     
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    Frank Miller is washed up and he knows it.
     
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    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    I'm surprised DC is still publishing this. It lost all appeal to me about two issues in.
     
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    Vangelus Long Live the New Flesh Moderator Content Contributor

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    Also, so you're all aware of updates to the All Star Batman Franchise, the hero cast now consists of:

    The Goddamn Batman
    Robin, Age 12
    The Fucking Batgirl
     
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    I thought it would be pulled because the book sucks.
     
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    Oh fuck!
     
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    OmegaScourge Custom Made TFW2005 Supporter

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    i dunno, Amazing Spider-Man still is going.


    I guess i'm in the minority, i like this title.
     
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    Me too. It's a lollercoaster during each issue I buy.
     
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    NIDARAM12 Robot art guy

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    Wait, they're censoring comics now? Before someone gives me a history of the comics code blah blah I thought comics were the last haven for ultra violence, sex, and profanity? What's the deal with this series?
     
  15. ZeroMayhem

    ZeroMayhem Henshin a Go-Go Baby!

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    Yeah I stopped actually reading it a while ago, but have kept buying them for Jim Lee's art.

    Oh, and the "recalled" version of #10 is all over ebay already. No shock there.
     
  16. Tekkaman Blade

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    as long as it's not a classic superhero it's fine.
     
  17. TheIncredibleHulk

    TheIncredibleHulk Find Gary Busey!

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    And here's what you missed:

     
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    Wow. Miller has lost his mind.
     
  19. TheIncredibleHulk

    TheIncredibleHulk Find Gary Busey!

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    Kinda surprised its not published under Vertigo or something like that
     
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    I think Miller THOUGHT he was under Vertigo for that. :lol 
     

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