What? No DC Universe #0 thread? (SPOILERS)

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  1. DevilzFan

    DevilzFan CobraIsland.com Veteran

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    Well, the NY Daily News spoiled the big "surprise" from the ending of DCU #0 today.

    so yeah....big spoiler.























    Barry Allen is back. And that's about the only thing that happened in the book.
     
  2. ArmadaJetfire

    ArmadaJetfire Yamato is go! ;D

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    Man Barry Allen back? I mean I like Barry, but him staying dead was like a rule in comics. Like Bucky staying dea.....um...scratch that.....move along nothing to see here.
     
  3. Switchblade

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    For a fifty cent ad for Final Crisis, DC Universe #0 was perfectly good. I'm not really sure what to think of Barry Allen coming back. I'm kind of assuming its temporary, as I can't see them getting rid of Wally again after just bringing him back (even if the book has been received poorly) and I'm not sure there's a place in the DCU for three Flashes. Besides, I don't really think that a lot of people even want Barry back. Wally has done a great job of being the Flash for the last twenty years and Barry went out on such a perfect note that it's hard to want it undone. And, of course, there's the fact that Barry Allen is a pretty boring character, all in all (not that being boring stopped Hal Jordan from coming back, too...).
     
  4. McBradders

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    He came back to die in Final Crisis, rite?
     
  5. Gort

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    FC0 was okay, but why are the Spartans from 300 in it? It's a pathetic money grab if DC in trying to integrate them into the DCU.
     
  6. Gears

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    Green Lantern had the best pages in this book, no surprise. Also I thought the God Shazam was back from the last page, didn't realize it was Barry until I checked another forum...
     
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    If that's Barry, then I guess the Legion of Superheroes got Bart in that lightning rod way back when he died.
     
  8. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    It would make sense, he was from the Legion's time, after all (different Legion, of course, but still the 31st Century).
     
  9. Lumpy

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    i finally read this, and i dug it...only thing i really didnt care for was the wonder woman story, but i just havent been able to get into wonder woman (hehe, dirty)

    the green lantern part was fantastic, and i thought barry allen would stay dead to be part of the black lantern corp... i'm curious to see where this goes though...and maybe a flash can never truly die...either way, i'm bloody excited for this book...when does issue one come out?
     
  10. Primal

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    Kid Flash is still dead no? Maybe at least one of them has to be dead :p 
    Issue #1 is due out May 28th and there is a sketchbook due May 14th
     
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    Lumpy Taylor Swift Actionmaster Super Mod

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    bart allen coming back would be really cool too... actually hope it'll be bart, barry died in a beautiful way...
     
  12. Predakwon

    Predakwon ...Green Lantern's light!

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    Yeah, this pisses me off so much. I loved the way Barry died. He died alone doing what's right. This totally kills his sacrifice in Crisis....
     

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