00:01:55: RenzXVI: Spider-Man
Why are some with dashes or spaces or none at all? Is there a reason? If not, which is correct? Or can names have either simply because it's a name?
00:02:18: RenzXVI: Because I know you are a grammar nutsy.
00:02:46: IAmTheRealMeowZedong: i also found it interesting that the heroes from Eternal Champion, The Apprentice and The Hero of Daggerfall were born in a span of 5 years
00:06:15: Zoder: Give me a minute Renz, I'm doing research.
00:11:17: Zoder: Okay, so it looks like the only reason for that is to make the name of the hero stand out. In the case of Spider-Man, Superman was extremely popular at the time Spider-Man first appeared, and Stan Lee wanted to make him stand out by adding a hyphen. I guess the fact they both wear red and blue and the fact their names start with "S" got Lee worried about it. I'd assume the same is true for the others. There is no grammatical reason for the differences.
00:11:48: RenzXVI: Oh, so names can be styled however?
00:13:05: RenzXVI: Both Marvel and DC have name inconsistencies about dashes/spaces/no gap.
00:13:37: RenzXVI: Except I actually can't think of a DC character with a hyphen. Except Man-bat, but he might be a different case. Lol
00:14:32: RenzXVI: Besides, I am only curious about superhero with "man" in the name.
00:19:45: The Beautiful Princess Ashley: renz, MeowZedong comes from Mao Zedong, a historical figure who founded the people's republic of china and led a regime that destroyed china's economy and forced thousands of people to starve
00:20:30: RenzXVI: I know who Mao Zedong is. I blame him for China's grumpiness.
00:21:01: RenzXVI: I was complimenting the pun on MeowZedong.
00:22:31: RenzXVI: Speaking of Discord https://discord.gg/R3DGnN4
00:22:47: Zoder: I think they can be styled as the creator of the hero pleases, Renz. There's nothing grammatically wrong with having a hyphen, having a space, or just conjoining two words. Names are kind of weird though, so maybe I'm wrong.
00:22:53: Zoder: Sorry for taking so long to respond, I went AFK.
00:22:55: RenzXVI: Yeah, I know what masochist is, I think Zoder is one.
00:27:33: Zoder: While on my search for info about the hyphen in Spider-Man, I learned that there was a Spider Man villain in a single issue of the Whiz Comics, and he sprayed weird glue stuff on people: https://imgur.com/njqIHEe
02:45:16: Zoder: Do you know anything about reoccurring nightmares, Renz?
02:47:25: RenzXVI: I used to have one when I was a kid. I am on top of a wooden staircase but it's like I am hovering over it, then I fall down fast and everything goes red. Went on for years then stopped for no reason.
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