Marvel’s Peregrine! Named after a species of Falcon, he’s the third of four Marvel character that I know of to essentially go by the name “Falcon”. This guy’s the French version, based out of Paris, France. I’m a little fuzzy on this character’s “origin”; professionally, he’s “gifted writer”. He’s worked for Silver Sable’s mercenary organization. Has helped Black Widow covertly enter France. How in the heck does he come by his anti-grav super-suit? Smells like a French government operation to me…. Highly […]
Noggin’-poppin’ two-fer today, one from heroclix.com, a “Clix It Up!” article — heroclix.com/clix-it-up/clix-it-up-juggernaut — and the ‘spoiling’ of the Marvel HeroClix CIVIL WAR comics-based ‘Storyline Organized Play’ [SLOP] event — CW SLOP Figure List! Posting the pic of the poster here as well — BattleStar! A new Patriot!, A new Falcon! A new Goliath! Jester! A new Jack O’Lantern! (‘Bout darn time…) Plenty of new-to-clix characters and some cool-lookin’ new verions of faves. Edit (2016-05-20): Previews I’ve saved so far….
Just want to thank WizKids for the latest Marvel HeroClix set, AVENGERS ASSEMBLE. [AVAS] Also want to say that, although I’m really happy with the Latest version of The Falson in AVAS, I’m really, really, really looking forward to the “Sam ‘The Falcon’ Wilson as the All-New Captain America” in this summer’s next Marvel HeroClix set, NICK FURY, AGENT OF S.H.I.E.L.D. [NFAS] Question: Is it too early for them to preview him? Question, you know, WizKids never did do the […]
“Second verse, same as the first.” This “collage” with the imbedded “Ret-Con Tweak” to the existing Special Power was [I think] the 5th and final attempt to redress what I saw as a slight to the character by a quirk of the game’s mechanics. It is the second attempt at a collage for this version as well. ————————– Going to include the “clix-character collages” for the “movie” versions in this post as well, just to give them a new home. […]
Had to tweak the language to a “Ret-Con Trait” I did for these 2006 versions of The Falcon. Imbedded into the “collage”. And, it’s now being posted in its own post, instead of “bundled” into an older Falcon “Wish-List” post.
Half-missed the hubbub over the “Marvel Comics makes [comic book] Thor into a Woman.” *shrug* I think it’s cool. If you’re actually a fan/follower of comics, it’s not like it’s some sort of truly “Marvel Universe redefining moment”. Usual experimentation, before the inevitable “status quo reset” button is pressed. Change in these comic book narrative universes, permanent change, happens in increments. They do these wild experiments, clean up afterward, then fandom and editorial discuss various elements, then certain things get […]
EDIT (2014-07-22): Stripping out all of the “Ret-Cons to other versions of The Falcon” stuff, leaving the “Wish-List” stuff intact. That is all. —————————- [Originally posted on 30 OCT 2012] Sam Wilson, also known as the Falcon. Often accompanied by his telepathically-linked falcon, Redwing. Highly competent defender of liberty in his own right, friend and ally to Captain America (Steve Rogers). HeroClix has 7 versions of this character so far, 5 in SINISTER (2006) representing the “main Marvel universe” incarnation; 1 from […]