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Cancellation Examination: The Fury Of Firestorm

WHERE IT WENT WRONG:

Firestorm’s power may be to affect matter on an atomic level, but the nuclear adjective applied to the character name stems from the character being originally a fusion between two distinct but important personalities: the brawny jock Ronnie Raymond and his brainy professor Martin Stein. 1,072 more words

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Cancellation Examination: Static Shock

WHERE IT WENT WRONG:

Intent: Dwayne McDuffie created Static with the intention of being a modern day Spider-Man for Marvel. Milestone ended up publishing it, an independent imprint of DC, but the parallels were clear: he had fun adventures when in costume, but there were personal issues that made him more than just a powered teen in a costume. 608 more words

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