History BetterThanItSounds / ComicBooks

21st Jul '17 10:03:58 AM ZombieAladdin
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** OR: The story of a boy who [[EpicFail fails]] at everything, his younger sister, and his much more successful friends: A classical musician, a psychiatrist, a philosopher, an athlete, a scholar, and [[BreakoutCharacter most famously of all]], a man of many talents (but most often a novelist) and his assistant who live with the boy.
14th Jul '17 6:10:21 PM Josef5678
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* [[spoiler:''ComicBook/CivilWar'']]: Concerned citizens protest government legislation. Things go out of hand. Website/YouTube and MySpace are somehow involved.

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* [[spoiler:''ComicBook/CivilWar'']]: Concerned citizens protest government legislation. Things go out of hand. Website/YouTube and MySpace Website/MySpace are somehow involved.



* [[spoiler: ''{{ComicBook/RED}}'']]: An old guy shoots a bunch of his former co-workers while talking about the mistakes that were made in the cold war. It has [[InNameOnly almost nothing]] to do with TheMovie they made of it.

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* [[spoiler: ''{{ComicBook/RED}}'']]: An old guy shoots a bunch of his former co-workers while talking about the mistakes that were made in the cold war. It has [[InNameOnly almost nothing]] to do with TheMovie the movie they made of it.
18th Jun '17 2:52:59 AM Silverblade2
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* ''[[spoiler:SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}]]'': A cancer patient gets healing superpowers that leave him deformed and crazy, so he [[PsychoForHire kills people for money]] and never shuts up. He has NoFourthWall.

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* ''[[spoiler:SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}]]'': ''[[spoiler:ComicBook/{{Deadpool}}]]'': A cancer patient gets healing superpowers that leave him deformed and crazy, so he [[PsychoForHire kills people for money]] and never shuts up. He has NoFourthWall.



* [[spoiler: Selfdemonstrating/LexLuthor]]: A bald man who fights a metal-associated survivor of a holocaust (who is sometimes [[SuperDickery a jerk]]).

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* [[spoiler: Selfdemonstrating/LexLuthor]]: ComicBook/LexLuthor]]: A bald man who fights a metal-associated survivor of a holocaust (who is sometimes [[SuperDickery a jerk]]).
12th May '17 8:31:06 AM igordebraga
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* [[spoiler: Selfdemonstrating/LexLuthor]]: A bald man who fights a metal-associated survivor of a holocaust (who is sometimes [[SuperDickery a jerk]]).



** Or: A bald young man with functional legs fights a metal-associated survivor of a holocaust (who is sometimes a jerk).
12th May '17 8:27:28 AM igordebraga
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* [[spoiler:''Comicbook/PatsyWalker'']]: Archie Comics copycat becomes a superhero after taking a copycat costume from a crate. Both her husbands become [[PsychoExGirlfriend exes from Hell]], in one case [[AntiAntiChrist literal]].


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* [[spoiler:''Comicbook/TheUnbelievableGwenpool'']]: Girl enters her favorite comic book, decides to kill and explode things ForTheLulz. Based on a cover gag that turned popular with cosplayers.
6th Feb '17 2:35:22 PM JohnnyNevada
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* ''[[spoiler:ComicBook/{{Superboy}}]]'': Depending on version:
** The adventures of a superhero during his childhood and teen years, who protects his small Midwestern hometown from an absurd number of alien invasions, robberies, and villains. Also part of a team of teenage superheroes that operate 1000 years in the future.
** The adventures of the clone of a superhero and said superhero's archenemy. Said clone fights crime.
** The adventures of the son of a superhero and a newspaper reporter, as he fights crime.
8th Jan '17 9:42:10 AM narm00
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Comic books are not just kids stories! [[SugarWiki/BetterThanItSounds They're a viable art form capable of telling mature stories with deep characters]]. Just look at these examples:

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Comic books are not just kids kids' stories! [[SugarWiki/BetterThanItSounds They're a viable art form capable of telling mature stories with deep characters]]. Just look at these examples:



* [[spoiler:''CoccoBill'']]: Italian western comic. With animals who smoke. And other absurdities. And NoFourthWall.
* [[spoiler:''ComicBook/LuckyLuke'']]: A cowboy with movements independent from those of his shadow who lives in an anachronistic western-ish world and who is apparently one of the few [[Main/OnlySaneMan sane men in the world]]. He often fights and defeats four dumb criminals who are one slightly taller than the other (and have all the same face).
* [[spoiler:''ComicBook/{{Marvel 1602}}'']]: In [=XVIIth=] century Europe, a group of people with strange powers get intertwined with events of international politics. And they save the universe.



* [[spoiler: ComicBook/{{AnyasGhost}}]]: A Russian high school student becomes friends with a dead American girl.

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* [[spoiler: ComicBook/{{AnyasGhost}}]]: ''ComicBook/AnyasGhost'']]: A Russian high school student becomes friends with a dead American girl.



* [[spoiler: ''ComicBook/ArchieComics'']]: A blonde and a brunette fight over a redhead.

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* [[spoiler: ''ComicBook/ArchieComics'']]: ''Franchise/ArchieComics'']]: A blonde and a brunette fight over a redhead.



** [[spoiler: ''ComicBook/SonicTheHedgehogMegaManWorldsCollide]]: Psychotic fat man and psychotic old man buddy up to fight blue mammal and robot boy.
** [[spoiler: ''ComicBook/SonicTheHedgehogMegaManWorldsUnite]]: Nihilistic robot creates MergedReality, animals and robots buddy up.

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** [[spoiler: ''ComicBook/SonicTheHedgehogMegaManWorldsCollide]]: ''ComicBook/SonicTheHedgehogMegaManWorldsCollide'']]: Psychotic fat man and psychotic old man buddy up to fight blue mammal and robot boy.
** [[spoiler: ''ComicBook/SonicTheHedgehogMegaManWorldsUnite]]: ''ComicBook/SonicTheHedgehogMegaManWorldsUnite'']]: Nihilistic robot creates MergedReality, animals and robots buddy up.



* [[spoiler:''BrotherJuniper'']]: The day-to-day life of a joyful monk.

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* [[spoiler:''BrotherJuniper'']]: [[spoiler:''ComicBook/BrotherJuniper'']]: The day-to-day life of a joyful monk.



* [[spoiler:''Close To Home'']]: Everyday life is really, really weird

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* [[spoiler:''Close To Home'']]: Everyday life is really, really weirdweird.
* [[spoiler:''ComicBook/CoccoBill'']]: Italian western comic. With animals who smoke. And other absurdities. And NoFourthWall.



* [[spoiler:''Conqueror of the Barren Earth'']]: A being from another planet conquers the earth. She sacks cities and towns that have never attacked her or given her any offense. She betrays and murders her husband, who loves and adores her, once he has [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness outlived his usefulness]]. The story implies that once she takes over the world, she will then use earth as a power base from which she will attempt to conquer the rest of the galaxy. She is the hero of the story.

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* [[spoiler:''Conqueror of the Barren Earth'']]: A being from another planet conquers the earth.Earth. She sacks cities and towns that have never attacked her or given her any offense. She betrays and murders her husband, who loves and adores her, once he has [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness outlived his usefulness]]. The story implies that once she takes over the world, she will then use earth Earth as a power base from which she will attempt to conquer the rest of the galaxy. She is the hero of the story.


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* [[spoiler:''ComicBook/LuckyLuke'']]: A cowboy with movements independent from those of his shadow who lives in an anachronistic western-ish world and who is apparently one of the few [[Main/OnlySaneMan sane men in the world]]. He often fights and defeats four dumb criminals who are one slightly taller than the other (and have all the same face).


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* [[spoiler:''ComicBook/{{Marvel 1602}}'']]: In [=XVIIth=] century Europe, a group of people with strange powers get intertwined with events of international politics. And they save the universe.
27th Dec '16 10:32:24 AM Tron80
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** [[spoiler:''ComicBook/SupergirlCosmicAdventuresInTheEightGrade'']]: Thirteen-year-old girl goes to school.
24th Dec '16 4:14:40 AM Tron80
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** [[spoiler:''Comicbook/SupermanBrainiac'']]: An old man likes collecting lifelike mockups.
21st Dec '16 11:34:06 AM Tron80
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** [[spoiler:''Comicbook/RedDaughterOfKrypton'']]: Loner, emo teen Supergirl decides that she's got it and becomes an avatar of rage.

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** [[spoiler:''Comicbook/RedDaughterOfKrypton'']]: Loner, emo teen Supergirl decides that she's got had it and becomes an avatar of rage.
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