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  • 300 by Frank Miller

    5 29.41%
  • Kingdom Come by Mark Waid

    7 41.18%
  • Blankets by Craig Thompson

    2 11.76%
  • Locke and Key: Welcome to Lovecraft by Joe Hill

    3 17.65%
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    Default BGNoAT, Best Graphic Novel ROUND 2 Bracket 1

    Welcome to ROUND TWO
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    BRACKET 1 / 4 Nominations TOP TWO MOVE TO NEXT ROUND

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

    • 300 by Frank Miller
    • Kingdom Come by Mark Waid
    • Blankets by Craig Thompson
    • Locke and Key: Welcome to Lovecraft by Joe Hill


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

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    where's the poll?

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    Gee, quicky-mc-quick-girl... I was filling it in... Should be up now.
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    300
    What was it John Lennon said? Bigger than Jesus.

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    ditto. i nominated it, so i'm damn well voting for it.

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    Locke & Key
    Only the gentle are ever really strong.

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    Wow, look at the DC title taking the lead... * bumpage * Please Vote *
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    Im 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 gotta go with Kingdom Come. It's one of my absolute favorites and, OH... I nominated it!!

    Besides, it's a great story, and the absolute best use of Captain Marvel that I have ever read.
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    I hear ya, man, but 300 is just so visual with it's storytelling...

    ... not that Kingdom Come isn't ( I mean, it's Alex Ross ), but still.

    Am thinking on it.
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    "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 voted for Locke & Key. Easily one of the best titles out right now. Joe Hill's giving his old man some tough competition in the writing department nowadays...


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    Oh I agree with you about the visuality of 300 Pam. The story is a little sparse compared to the depth of Kingdom Come though. Not knocking the story, it is one of the classic stories of my life. It's right up there with the Greek Myths, The Illiad, and The Odyessy and one of the tales I loved reading about as a kid, but still 300 is a fairly one dimensional tale while Kingdom Come is a story of gods, pain, and redemption.

    Both are very adult tales and excellent examples of great storytelling blended with stupendous visuals.
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    *bumpage* Another close one here - all within two votes!
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    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

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    Im just getting caught up on my voting. Three words:

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    Lovin' yes we are, it's such a wonderful thing
    When two fit it makes you think
    See us both in the black
    She lays on me so relaxed.
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    Seven thunders utter their voices.
    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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    * bumpage * Please Vote *
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

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

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    Locke & Key only needs 2 more votes
    Only the gentle are ever really strong.

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    Bump. 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.

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

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    Im 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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    Polls are closed.
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    Results of Round Two will be published soon.
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    Im 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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