YMMV / The Loners

  • Author's Saving Throw: The series explains Julie's ditzy behavior in Runaways as an act that she put on to dissuade people from becoming curious about her.
  • Fanon Discontinuity: Power Pack fans would probably prefer to forget that this mini-series ever happened.
  • Idiot Plot: The entire miniseries hinges on the notion that, rather than simply enrolling in The Initiative and getting licenses to be superheroes legally, the members of Excelsior have chosen to simply sit around and complain about how they can't be heroes anymore.
  • Tear Jerker: Johnny is genuinely remorseful about how his previous selfishness got his best friend killed. The opening recap in the second issue is in the form of one of many letters he's typed up to Eddie, and ends with the words "I miss you..."