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Subj: Re: You will call me a traitor, but...
Posted: Tue May 19, 2009 at 03:58:05 pm EDT (Viewed 439 times)
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Posted: Tue May 19, 2009 at 01:46:59 pm EDT (Viewed 28 times)

    Very obviously, Dane Whitman is one of my favourite Marvel characters and I always hoped he'd dress in a more civilised way as in this book. I also think Captain Britain is a fun character and Pete Wisdom (who I imagine is in it). I'm English. I'm a tiny bit responsible for the cancellation of this book because I'm not buying it.

Having a book set in your home country shouldn't make you responsible to purchase the title. I'm Canadian, and a huge Alpha Flight fan. That being said, outside of John Byrne's original run, the Alpha books have never had a lot of Canadian content even when it would have been really easy to insert some. I only bought the third volume of Alpha Flight for completion's sake since it was bloody horrible.

I didn't read the latest Captain Britain book, mostly due to budget constraints and trying not to start new titles, but did it have any British content or flavour?


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