More Spike Talk: #2 Space Cowboy of All Time

Topic started by gia on Dec. 17, 2008. Last post by Death_Flame 6 years, 3 months ago.
Post by gia (3,032 posts) See mini bio Level 13
Awesome Space Cowboy
Awesome Space Cowboy
Runner Up
Runner Up

Busy day for Cowboy Bebop's Spike Spiegel-- first Keanu Reeves wants to play him (*shudder*), and now L.A. Weekly has ranked him the #2 awesomest space cowboy ever.

Although the order might not be intended to matter, since the #1 is Mal from Joss Whedon's Firefly. Nothing against the guy, it just feels like he hasn't been around long enough to top relative old-timers to the space western genre like Spike and Han Solo (#3). It's also worth noting that Vash the Stampede, of Trigun fame, took #4. (#5 is Marshall William T. O'Neill from Outland.)

Weird list? Yeah...but with Vash and Spike ranking up with Han “Shot First” solo, how can I complain?

Post by DarkShaper (76 posts) See mini bio Level 5
Cool, Spike is the greatest.
Post by Niko (865 posts) See mini bio Level 8
I like how they're using AMVs to show off the anime characters.
Post by gia (3,032 posts) See mini bio Level 13
Hah! Good spotting, Niko!
Post by Kiriska (112 posts) See mini bio Level 2
Screw classics, Mal deserves that #1. u_uV
Post by Nebs (106 posts) See mini bio Level 2
Mal wouldn't even exist without Gene Starwind.  Where's he?
Post by Death_Flame (318 posts) See mini bio Level 3
Spike is such a bad a**
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