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In Reply To
Blue Beetle

Subj: Re: Fave Character + Good Art = Must Buy?
Posted: Sat Aug 02, 2008 at 07:32:15 pm EDT (Viewed 91 times)
Reply Subj: Re: Fave Character + Good Art = Must Buy?
Posted: Sat Aug 02, 2008 at 07:06:45 am EDT (Viewed 122 times)


> > Wouldn't subject matter go beyond just the characters? Theme?
> > Mood? Genre? Setting? Etc...
>
> Yes, but those are all built into the character. Theme, mood, genre,
> setting - think of Batman. Don't the majority of Batman stories have
> a predictable theme, mood, genre, setting? Exceptions arise, of
> course, but most of the time these elements are consistent.

I think most characters aren't so typecast as Batman. Never thought about it before, but this could be why I don't like him at all.




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