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Crossovers Over Timelines

I know it’s been done, but I always appreciate when someone’s able to do a crossover well. And not just any crossover, but a crossover between two entire disparate timelines or events that somehow impact the overarching storyline. I thought Avengers: Infinity War did that well, with two entirely separate stories that didn’t really touch except …

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Good Crossovers

Yesterday, I complained about bad crossovers, mostly on the heels of something I read a few weeks ago. It reminded me that I should mention that sometimes, crossovers are great. Mark Waid, who I picked on a couple of posts ago for hurting his own storyline with insufficient editing in Hunter Killer, funnily enough, redeemed himself …

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Bad Crossovers

There’s nothing worse than building something up to find out it’s just shit. I had this feeling that Avengers: Infinity War was going to be like this, and was pleasantly surprised to find it was not.  All the characters received a justified level of screen time, their personas weren’t completely dismantled and Thanos, despite getting …