I wanted to ask a favor of my fellow comic-book geeks. With C2E2 quickly approaching, a colleague at the Tribune is writing an article on comic books and was looking to fans to help answer some questions. If you have a few minutes, could you please answer the following survey? You can cut and paste them into and e-mail and send your answers to
1. Which is better (right now, company wide, books, movies, etc.) – DC Comics or Marvel Comics?
2. When did you know?
3. Which is better with comics?
4. Which is better with movies?
5. Historically, when was DC at its peak – pick a decade
6. Historically, when was Marvel at its peak – pick a decade
7. What is the single best series ever (DC or Marvel)?
8. What is the single best series (DC)?
9. What is the single best series (Marvel)?
10. What is the single best story arc (consecutive issues or standalone book, DC or Marvel)?
11. Who is your favorite artist (right now)?
12. Who is your favorite writer (right now)?
13. Who is your favorite artist ever?
14. Who is your favorite writer ever?
15. Who are your top three favorite heroes?
16. Who is your least favorite hero?
17. Who are your top three favorite villains?
18. Who is you least favorite villain?
19. Roughly approximate how many DC books you own?
20. Roughly approximate how many Marvel books you own?
21. What is the worst misstep the DC universe has made?
22. What is the worst misstep the Marvel universe had made?
23. Name a (real world) issue handled especially well by either DC or Marvel.
24. What is your favorite quality in an alter ego (DC or Marvel)?
25. Finally, who would win in a fight, the DC universe or the Marvel universe?