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  • Preacher: Alamo by Garth Ennis

    3 17.65%
  • The Crow by James O'Barr

    4 23.53%
  • X-Men: The Dark Phoenix Saga by Chris Claremont

    7 41.18%
  • The Invisibles: Say You Want A Revolution by Grant

    3 17.65%
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    Default BGNoAT, Best Graphic Novel – ROUND 2 – Bracket 4

    Welcome to ROUND TWO
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    the Best Graphic Novel of All Time Polls






    BRACKET 4 / 4 Nominations – TOP TWO MOVE TO NEXT ROUND

    Please vote for the Graphic Novel you feel is the best from this group :

    • Preacher: Alamo by Garth Ennis
    • The Crow by James O'Barr
    • X-Men: The Dark Phoenix Saga by Chris Claremont
    • The Invisibles: Say You Want A Revolution by Grant


    These polls are all about interaction and community - come on, tell us why you voted like you did !!!

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    The Invisibles.
    Slaughter is the best medicine.

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    I'm just nodding my head the whole time thinking "ok, stop now, please."

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    I'm going with the Dark Phoenix Saga...

    ... which to me is the epitome of what a Superhero can and should be. The ultimate sacrifice, and a great story, very well told.
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    I had to go for the Invisibles, but Preacher made me feel really guilty.
    Big town's got its losers, small town's got its vices...

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    Wow, this is close. Take a look and vote, then let us know why...
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    I'm going with The Crow here. This is a tale born from fire and rife with it's trappings. Just in the reading of it you can see the pain the author was feeling through the entire story. Forget the movie (as good as it was) and forget the additional stories that came after. Sit down and read the original and understand the sorrow, the anger, and the despair that drew this story from the depths of hell and put it onto the page.

    The Crow spoke to me then and speaks to me today.
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    Con todo mi corazon, por todo de mis dias. And I always will, in this life and into the next.

    August 2, 1947 - September 24, 2010

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    You're using words like "fire" and "trappings" and you're NOT picking Dark Phoenix? Come on, man!
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    Fuck...I voted for Invisibles because I didn't know the other titles, then I saw that Dark Phoenix was there. So when you tally the votes, please subtract one for Invisibles and add one for Phoenix...


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    Cyber - If you really want to change your vote - I can do it.

    Please confirm.
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    I would, thanks.


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    Cyber, your vote has been changed.
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    Quote Originally Posted by turtlex View Post
    I'm going with the Dark Phoenix Saga...

    ... which to me is the epitome of what a Superhero can and should be. The ultimate sacrifice, and a great story, very well told.
    Voted for that one too, and for the same reason.

    "...neither the stupid jokes nor the easy surface emotions were the truth of Cuthbert Allgood."

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    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    First place may be way in front, but this is a close one for second place. Vote y'all.
    Margaret Emmie Mackey Catoe, you are, have been, and always will be my soulmate, and I love you.
    Con todo mi corazon, por todo de mis dias. And I always will, in this life and into the next.

    August 2, 1947 - September 24, 2010

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    Crap. I really wish somebody had voted for Preacher. BUT I don't want to cahnge my vote.
    Big town's got its losers, small town's got its vices...

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    Dude, I SO wanted to vote for Preacher, but it's sitting up against The Crow, one of my all time favorites AND one of the most impactful stories I have read. Preacher is a great tale, but it lacks the power of The Crow for me, so I had to go against it.
    Margaret Emmie Mackey Catoe, you are, have been, and always will be my soulmate, and I love you.
    Con todo mi corazon, por todo de mis dias. And I always will, in this life and into the next.

    August 2, 1947 - September 24, 2010

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    The Haaaaattttttt!

    Dammmmmmmmmnnnnn YooouuuuuuUU!!
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    I wholeheartedly concur. Preacher would have most of the other brackets beat, for me at least.
    Big town's got its losers, small town's got its vices...

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    * bumpage * Please Vote *
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    Bump. Y'all vote.
    Margaret Emmie Mackey Catoe, you are, have been, and always will be my soulmate, and I love you.
    Con todo mi corazon, por todo de mis dias. And I always will, in this life and into the next.

    August 2, 1947 - September 24, 2010

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    These polls close later today. Please get your votes in.
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    I already voted in the ones I could. I just wanted to say what a great job Pam and Sam have done with this.
    The Awesomest fled across the desert and The Awesomer followed.

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    Polls are closed.
    Thank you for participating.
    Results of Round Two will be published soon.
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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