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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby CyberZilla » Sat May 27, 2017 10:19 pm

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CyberZilla wrote:So, any new updates on another IDW Godzilla comic series yet?


If there was, the last post in this thread wouldn't be a month old.


Honestly, ya never know. Had to check.
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Godzillian » Sun May 28, 2017 8:02 am

It seems like a lot of the collected trades of the comics are going out of print. Get them now while you can!
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Postby Mr. Yellow » Sun May 28, 2017 11:02 am

I wish there was an omnibus of IDW's entire run. I would buy that in a heartbeat.
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Lain Of The Wired » Tue Jun 06, 2017 3:09 pm

Say, I have this "SDCC Exclusive Cover" Godzilla: Gangsters & Goliaths comic, is that worth anything ?
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Postby Komenja » Wed Jun 07, 2017 12:42 pm

Lain Of The Wired wrote:Say, I have this "SDCC Exclusive Cover" Godzilla: Gangsters & Goliaths comic, is that worth anything?

This one? Not really, I've found people selling it for around 2-3 dollars.

I wish there was an omnibus of IDW's entire run. I would buy that in a heartbeat.[

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Postby Lain Of The Wired » Wed Jun 07, 2017 12:58 pm

Yeah that one :lol:
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Lain Of The Wired wrote:Say, I have this "SDCC Exclusive Cover" Godzilla: Gangsters & Goliaths comic, is that worth anything ?

Sell it for $50, im sure some sad sap will buy that.
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Jason » Wed Jun 28, 2017 5:58 pm

Here's an idea if they ever want to renew their license and get one for Peter, Paul, and Mary cartoons since there were a couple about Puff the Magic Dragon. They could do a Godzilla versus Puff the Magic Dragon battle to the death where Godzilla wins and proves the lyrics about the lifespan of dragons wrong.
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby UltramanGoji » Wed Jun 28, 2017 7:39 pm

Let's ignore that idiotic statement above and instead turn our attention to the likely cause of IDW not having any Godzilla comics in recent months:

https://www.bleedingcool.com/2017/06/26 ... 0-million/

Knowing Toho, it was probably just too much to keep the license. Heaven knows they've already got their hands full with Hasbro properties, TMNT, Star Trek and others.
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Postby mikelcho » Mon Jul 03, 2017 12:30 pm

Jason wrote:Here's an idea if they ever want to renew their license and get one for Peter, Paul, and Mary cartoons since there were a couple about Puff the Magic Dragon. They could do a Godzilla versus Puff the Magic Dragon battle to the death where Godzilla wins and proves the lyrics about the lifespan of dragons wrong.
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Actually, there were three Puff cartoon TV specials: Puff the Magic Dragon (1978), Puff the Magic Dragon in the Land of the Living Lies (1979) and Puff and the Incredible Mr. Nobody (1982). Burgess Meredith was the voice of Puff in all three of them.
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Postby Zarm » Mon Jul 03, 2017 12:54 pm

Maybe someone in the know can clue me in - I really enjoyed the first several volumes of Godzilla: Rulers of Earth, and wanted to get the remainder my library didn't have. I was considering purchasing them in graphic novel form with the 'Complete Godzilla Rulers of Earth' omnibuses. Right now, omnibus #2 is showing up as unavailable on all sites. Was it released and is now rare? Never released? Cancelled? Yet-to-be-released? Anyone know? (This may well be well-known lore within the comics community here, I'm just a neophyte in that regard.)
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Godzillian » Mon Jul 03, 2017 12:55 pm

Zarm wrote:Maybe someone in the know can clue me in - I really enjoyed the first several volumes of Godzilla: Rulers of Earth, and wanted to get the remainder my library didn't have. I was considering purchasing them in graphic novel form with the 'Complete Godzilla Rulers of Earth' omnibuses. Right now, omnibus #2 is showing up as unavailable on all sites. Was it released and is now rare? Never released? Cancelled? Yet-to-be-released? Anyone know? (This may well be well-known lore within the comics community here, I'm just a neophyte in that regard.)

Cancelled essentially. IDW is slowly phasing all it's Godzilla collections out of print. Rage Across Time got a very limited release
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Postby Zarm » Mon Jul 03, 2017 1:33 pm

Godzillian wrote:
Zarm wrote:Maybe someone in the know can clue me in - I really enjoyed the first several volumes of Godzilla: Rulers of Earth, and wanted to get the remainder my library didn't have. I was considering purchasing them in graphic novel form with the 'Complete Godzilla Rulers of Earth' omnibuses. Right now, omnibus #2 is showing up as unavailable on all sites. Was it released and is now rare? Never released? Cancelled? Yet-to-be-released? Anyone know? (This may well be well-known lore within the comics community here, I'm just a neophyte in that regard.)

Cancelled essentially. IDW is slowly phasing all it's Godzilla collections out of print. Rage Across Time got a very limited release


Dang it. Why do I always pick the wrong collections to become a fan of?

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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby UltramanGoji » Mon Jul 03, 2017 1:37 pm

The regular volume TPBs are still available for fair prices. If you have Complete ROE Volume 1, you'd wanna get ROE Volumes 4-6.
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Lain Of The Wired » Mon Jul 03, 2017 1:47 pm

Out of print, huh? Guess that means my IDW comics might be worth some dough some day?
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Godzillian » Mon Jul 03, 2017 1:50 pm

Lain Of The Wired wrote:Out of print, huh? Guess that means my IDW comics might be worth some dough some day?

Not really considering the Marvel and Dark Horse Godzilla comics haven't been worth much since they went out of print
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Lain Of The Wired » Mon Jul 03, 2017 2:00 pm

Godzillian wrote:
Lain Of The Wired wrote:Out of print, huh? Guess that means my IDW comics might be worth some dough some day?

Not really considering the Marvel and Dark Horse Godzilla comics haven't been worth much since they went out of print

Aw, oh well, into the fire they go then :lol:
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Gojira18 » Wed Jul 05, 2017 11:42 am

What Godzilla roar do you picture IDW Godzilla has? I personally say Millenium.

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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby Saansilt » Mon Jul 10, 2017 6:15 am

I mean these stories are available digitally as well and a number of them weren't good so it really goes to how much the market values Godzilla. Comics market won't care too much for these.

Kinda miffed we ended with Oblivion. I mean Rage across Time would have been a better send off. Not Kingdom's somehow lesser sibling.
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Re: IDW's GODZILLA General Discussion

Postby LSD Jellyfish » Mon Jul 10, 2017 6:20 am

Saansilt wrote:I mean these stories are available digitally as well and a number of them weren't good so it really goes to how much the market values Godzilla. Comics market won't care too much for these.

Kinda miffed we ended with Oblivion. I mean Rage across Time would have been a better send off. Not Kingdom's somehow lesser sibling.

We ended on Rage Against Time, and ending wasn't based on critical reception, rather the rights ran out I believe.
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