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Old 03-02-2016, 09:18 AM
SpyOne SpyOne is offline
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Originally Posted by furryman View Post
I remember reading a short story where the guy fights crime for awhile, then is hit with a ton of law suits. He moves to a remote island to get away from it all.
The central character of the comic Ex Machina tried fighting crime after he got his superpowers, but shortly figured out that it just doesn't work like it does in the comics.
So, he decides to try to do some actual good in the world, and runs for mayor.

It makes for an interesting story, with most of the action set in the "present day" where he is Mayor of New York, but occasional flashbacks to stuff that happened when he was "The Great Machine".