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Author Topic: What are some good Flash comics to read?  (Read 353 times)

Dalek

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What are some good Flash comics to read?
« on: February 14, 2017, 03:06:19 AM »

I have never read any Flash stuff outside of Justice League and DC events.
Can anyone recommend some stuff from his own book?

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Re: What are some good Flash comics to read?
« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2017, 04:06:13 AM »

Waid and Johns are all you need. Just started going through the Silver Age stuff and its actually charming as he'll. I'm shocked. The Bronze Age Cary Bates run is good from the bit I've gone through too.
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Re: What are some good Flash comics to read?
« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2017, 03:43:32 PM »

Waid and Johns are all you need. Just started going through the Silver Age stuff and its actually charming as he'll. I'm shocked. The Bronze Age Cary Bates run is good from the bit I've gone through too.

Yep, Waid and Johns. The reason Wally remains one of my three favorite comic characters to this day.
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Re: What are some good Flash comics to read?
« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2017, 05:59:46 PM »

Waid and Johns are all you need. Just started going through the Silver Age stuff and its actually charming as he'll. I'm shocked. The Bronze Age Cary Bates run is good from the bit I've gone through too.
Barry being such a beloved character didn't appear out of thin air. Decades of great (sometimes ridiculous) stories made his death in CoIE so impactful for the people who introduced me to the character.
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Re: What are some good Flash comics to read?
« Reply #4 on: February 23, 2017, 07:15:10 PM »

Wally West is the greatest comic character of all fucking time and I'll not hear a word to the contrary.
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Re: What are some good Flash comics to read?
« Reply #5 on: February 23, 2017, 08:10:18 PM »

I can't put Spidey aside for anyone, but I buy Wally as easy second best
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Re: What are some good Flash comics to read?
« Reply #6 on: February 26, 2017, 06:37:04 PM »

Waid and Johns for sure. Like everyone else has said, this is what made me like the character. I remember when it was coming out, it was a must read every time.
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Re: What are some good Flash comics to read?
« Reply #7 on: February 27, 2017, 01:48:00 AM »

No. I remember the first Lady Flash from a comic i read as a kid.
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