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by shevek
17 hours ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
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Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

Yup, EP83 and 84 are new. And there's plenty of Jane in them, so either they were taped earlier, or she's back and doing alright? There's not much to say, and I won't be around for a couple days to see EP85, so here goes: EP83 The only thing important that happens is that Noah gets into a bad motorc...
by shevek
19 hours ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Wonder Woman 3 cancelled
Replies: 10
Views: 299
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Re: Wonder Woman 3 cancelled

I think it's pretty simple: it doesn't matter if Patty Jenkins is involved - there are any number of competent directors (and writers) who could make a way better WW movie than WW84. I wasn't sad to hear about this or Batgirl because if Warner is losing that much money, then let them get their house...
by shevek
1 day ago
Forum: Latest Superheroine Releases
Topic: Heroineburgh Episode 21 - "Cities in Dust" available now for download!
Replies: 2
Views: 378
United States of America

Re: Heroineburgh Episode 21 - "Cities in Dust" available now for download!

Thanks to everyone who bought Episode 21 in the first week! We have so many great loyal fans, and also a few newcomers who picked up some other installments while they were on the site. Great to see. There's one more way that you could see Episode 21 other than downloading it, but you'll have to be ...
by shevek
2 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

Episode 81 Yes, they definitely ran a "season recap" as most of Episode 81, followed by a scene of Extras attacking a community gathering which I don't remember ever watching before (was it new? or rerun? maybe you can answer, Red5.) The situation with that scene is a little weird because ...
by shevek
4 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Sri Asih movie (Indonesia, 2022)
Replies: 1
Views: 174
United States of America

Re: Sri Asih movie (Indonesia, 2022)

Has anyone been able to watch the Sri Asih movie yet? I haven't found it anywhere. Red5, maybe you have the answer? Meanwhile, superheroine fans can take heart, as the next installment in the Bumilangit Universe is Tira! (shown above, from the1980s) If people are able to watch Sri Asih and things st...
by shevek
4 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

Luna leaves in her spaceship. Why was she even there in the first place? From what I can tell from the interviews she did (as best as I can understand them), Kira Balinger was apparently up for the role of Valentina, but missed out. But they liked her enough to create a part specially for her. The ...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows
Replies: 168
Views: 25652
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Re: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows

Published today the first (of the two) episodes of D'Supers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfNLO9g2BsM Wow, that was completely frontloaded with an action fight where, if you wait long enough, you see a brief battle between two superpowered women - the purple villainess with the huge headress and ...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Stargirl Season 3
Replies: 35
Views: 2163
United States of America

Re: Stargirl Season 3

Yeah, the only costumed female in Episode 12 was Cindy. She looked great, though. Very good plot twist that you'll have to watch to figure out. What's amazing is that they had the villain shovel dirt very slowly into a hole, when it could have been done much faster with super powers, and the reason ...
by shevek
6 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

Gotta say, it was a pretty uneventful week, as Darna things go. Basically, you only have to watch the final episode of the week (Episode 80) if you really want some good action and to catch up. But here it goes: Episode 76 - As Red5 shows above, real Darna fights fake Darna. This happens a couple ti...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Stories
Topic: Secrets of the Greenhouse
Replies: 16
Views: 730
United States of America

Re: Secrets of the Greenhouse

Well thank you and glad you enjoyed it! As for Batgirl1969, when we were both over in Deviant Art and before we both got the boot? She is always a good sport about being Batgirl and being placed in peril? However even though they were posted years before all the chances and were listed as not real,...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Titans Season 4 (HBO, 2022)
Replies: 7
Views: 403
United States of America

Re: Titans Season 4 (HBO, 2022)

Anyone seen Titans S5 E6 (season finale) yet? Not going to spoil anything, but it's a big cliffhanger, and there *definitely* has to be another season coming. As you might imagine, it's a confrontation with Mother Mayhem and her son Sebastian Blood. Two notables: - We get to see a costume that was m...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Latest Superheroine Releases
Topic: Heroineburgh Episode 21 - "Cities in Dust" available now for download!
Replies: 2
Views: 378
United States of America

Re: Heroineburgh Episode 21 - "Cities in Dust" available now for download!

More stills from Episode 21. It's available to download now at http://www.heroineburgh.com/season-two-video/ Jinniyya, the mistress of the wind, attacks Devorra the Queen Bee with her gale-force blasts! Episode 21 image 7.jpg Paglaccia, the clown princess of fear, tries to subdue Vendetta, the Itali...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: Is BATMAN TAS the best animated series
Replies: 16
Views: 272
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Re: Is BATMAN TAS the best animated series

This list puts only the Simpsons above it. So, sure. Not sure X-Men should be as low as #17 but they had a lot of considerations. https://www.ign.com/lists/top-100-animated-series/ The only thing I don't like about this list is how it's pretty much just the US and Japan. And not even much Japan. I w...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Latest Superheroine Releases
Topic: Heroineburgh Episode 21 - "Cities in Dust" available now for download!
Replies: 2
Views: 378
United States of America

Heroineburgh Episode 21 - "Cities in Dust" available now for download!

Heroineburgh Episode 21 , "Cities in Dust" - the grand finale of Season 2 - is available now to download at http://www.heroineburgh.com/season-two-video/ . It's a double-length epic extravaganza clocking in at 53 minutes! And we can confidently say that it is the largest group of superpowe...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special (2022, Marvel)
Replies: 10
Views: 335
United States of America

Re: Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special (2022, Marvel)

Post-religious hypercapitalism. Massive displays of Christmas lights that would put the Griswolds to shame. Tons of presents. Much drinking of alcohol. Meanwhile, a half-second blink-and-miss shot of a creche. So we know exactly what Hollywood *thinks* Christmas is 'about'. And I think James Gunn b...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special (2022, Marvel)
Replies: 10
Views: 335
United States of America

Re: Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special (2022, Marvel)

Post-religious hypercapitalism. Massive displays of Christmas lights that would put the Griswolds to shame. Tons of presents. Much drinking of alcohol. Meanwhile, a half-second blink-and-miss shot of a creche. So we know exactly what Hollywood *thinks* Christmas is 'about'. And I think James Gunn b...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Empowered Vol. 12 (Dark Horse, March 2023)
Replies: 0
Views: 133
United States of America

Empowered Vol. 12 (Dark Horse, March 2023)

Most people on this forum are hopefully aware that one of the sexiest comic books (and comic book characters) of all time is Empowered, aka "Empy", not-so-secret identity Elissa Megan Powers. Created by Adam Warren (of Dirty Pair fame), this series has been publishing mostly in complete bo...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special (2022, Marvel)
Replies: 10
Views: 335
United States of America

Re: Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special (2022, Marvel)

Plusses: 1) Steve Engelhardt gets some more big fat checks for Star-Lord and Mantis. As a legendary creator, he deserves it. 2) Guardians is more about the music than any other superhero production. Two selections in particular piqued my interest: - Great to see The Pogues getting some money to keep...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Adam (2022)
Replies: 19
Views: 1906
United States of America

Re: Black Adam (2022)

That's the exact dilemma of the writers: how do you get audiences to sympathize with a character like that, who could easily be Mega-Hitler? You He's not mega hitler. He's the classic definition of justice - restitution and punishment. The JS and Waller are the neo definition of justice - harm prev...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Adam (2022)
Replies: 19
Views: 1906
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Re: Black Adam (2022)

Was surprised how good this was. I mean it was mostly forgettable, loads of it was highly derivative, but there was a lot of interesting stuff going on about when superheroes/the USA chooses to intervene and when they don't, and the idea that Khandaq gets to stand on its own because now it has a su...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Titans Season 4 (HBO, 2022)
Replies: 7
Views: 403
United States of America

Re: Titans Season 4 (HBO, 2022)

Welp, I guess Tim Drake is officially gay. Also...I originally thought it was exciting that they used Swans "Screen Shot" (from 'To Be Kind', 2014) at the beginning of EP5. But then, I saw in various Youtube comments that the same track has been used in multiple Netflix shows. I guess Gira...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Avenue 5 (HBO, 2020-22)
Replies: 4
Views: 149
United States of America

Avenue 5 (HBO, 2020-22)

Anyone checked out Avenue 5? I saw it listed on the same place where I was checking out some other sci-fi stuff, noticed it starred Hugh Laurie (House) so I figured why not give it a shot. I binged both seasons in two days, except for the Season 2 finale which comes out this Wednesday. Turns out tha...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Misc Topics, Links and Pics
Topic: HAPPY THANKSGIVING
Replies: 5
Views: 88
United States of America

Re: HAPPY THANKSGIVING

Apparently, if you want to read some fun Thanksgiving comic book stories from the past, Marvel Unlimited has you covered in this post from yesterday. I'm pleasantly surprised that they're still fine with the mass appeal of this idea in 2022. I guess they still know whence their bread is buttered. ht...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: Unusual superheroine outfit idea
Replies: 4
Views: 282
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Re: Unusual superheroine outfit idea

I had an idea for a villainess that was a golfer. Her lair was in the a club house in the middle of a booby trapped golf course (new meanings for water hazard and sand trap). She could hit her trick golf balls (exploding, knock-out, bolo, gas bombs, etc). With insane accuracy. She wore polo shirts ...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

I'm getting more and more the hang of lots of small Tagalog words and phrases from watching Darna! "saken" (pron. 'sakhen') = matter pasimpa = curse lakas = strength sakanya = of him wala = nothing akho = you pasensya = sorry dadaanan = pass through ngayon = now kamusta = how are you mabuh...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Outpost 426: Scorpiana (crowdfund), Mighty Mite, Black Rabbit
Replies: 1
Views: 277
United States of America

Re: Scorpiana 1-4 crowdfund campaign

So, guess what? Back on Nov 5-6, I was in Akron Ohio at Akron Comicon with Heroineburgh, The Edge, and Beowulf. We had a great time, sold lots of books, got lots of photos taken of Devana the Huntress (Casey), and all crashed together in a great spacious airbnb. But more importantly to this thread: ...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Sri Asih movie (Indonesia, 2022)
Replies: 1
Views: 174
United States of America

Sri Asih movie (Indonesia, 2022)

The Indonesian superheroine movie which has been mentioned several times in Red5's Asian superheroine thread is now out! It's based on the long-running superheroine character Sri Asih, created by the Stan Lee of Indonesian comics, R.A. Kosasih. Here are a couple of comic book covers from the Bumilan...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: The Flash Season 9 (CW, 2023)
Replies: 0
Views: 59
United States of America

The Flash Season 9 (CW, 2023)

So, the next-to-last superhero show to probably run on the CW before Nexstar cuts off all the Paramount/Warner superhero progrmaming is the 9th and final season of the Flash (only another season of 'Superman and Lois' may run later than that) in what looks like 2023. No date announced yet, it just s...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

Regina has eaten THIRTY-SIX PEOPLE in the last week to supposedly "get more powerful" so that she can eventually attack Darna and beat her, and yet here she is defeated by two (supposedly) ordinary girls with sticks? When no one was looking Valentina took thirty-six innocent people . She ...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

Week 1 of Darna Season 2 is over. And the slow soap-opera pace of the series continues unabated. Episode 68 is mostly skippable. The only significant thing is that Narda (once again!) gets kidnapped. As I understood it (correct me if I'm wrong), for some reason Narda is wearing a short blonde wig an...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Stargirl Season 3
Replies: 35
Views: 2163
United States of America

Re: Stargirl Season 3

Yes, unfortunately very little costumed superheroing going on for the past few episodes on Stargirl. Episode 11 ends with the prospect of two unexpected baddies possibly collaborating to take down both the young JSA and what's left of the ISA. I'm thinking the climactic battle actually happens in Ep...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Titans Season 4 (HBO, 2022)
Replies: 7
Views: 403
United States of America

Re: Titans Season 4 (HBO, 2022)

EP3 and EP4 are a bit slower in pace as the story of The Organization (known in the comics as the Cult of Azarath) slowly unravels and as the Titans try to figure out who the witch (aka Mother Mayhem) they battled in EP2 is, plus what the organization wants with an anxious gamer nerd named Sebastian...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: The old SHIB site movies and Ken I think
Replies: 3
Views: 336
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Re: The old SHIB site movies and Ken I think

I don't even think that SHC still has that Ms. Americana vs. Leather Lady with Flag Girl movie still available - I don't think you can order it any more from this link? https://www.superheroinecentral.com/shibvideo.htm (That was the first video I ever saw from the SHIP scene, back in 1999). I rememb...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Titans Season 4 (HBO, 2022)
Replies: 7
Views: 403
United States of America

Re: Titans Season 4 (HBO, 2022)

How is everyone liking Titans Season 4 so far? I think this is the best US superhero show right now (yes, better than Stargirl, although both have the supervision of Geoff Johns, so they're comparable in some way - both shows are running a horror mystery at the same time). The plot about Lex Luthor,...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Marvel's Silk (live action TV series) in the works
Replies: 15
Views: 1403
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Re: Marvel's Silk (live action TV series) in the works

Hmh, well, not my favorite female Spider and not my favorite mask when it comes to masked female spiders... BUT... I am looking forward to it! Every TV show with a masked lady in the lead is always a good thing for me. Hopefully, the action will be one of the main aspects of the show. The fact that...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

Season two kicks off with a big fight, and the introduction of a potential new heroine ally. R5 Wow, thanks Red5 for being the 'hero' of this thread - I had no idea that Season 2 was coming in so fast. Great costume on that new heroine, and she is cute! Notice the multiple times in one dialogue lin...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever (Marvel, 2022)
Replies: 11
Views: 522
United States of America

Re: Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever (Marvel, 2022)

I really enjoyed this movie. Namor had the most bad-ass theme song!

by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

So it looks like depending upon the structure of the sentence, Tagalog favours putting the negation word at the start in many cases. So it doesn't mean the characters are beginning every sentence "No..." -- they are just saying something negative which causes the sentence to begin that wa...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

So, I missed a few things regarding Episode 64. - The evil scientist was actually meeting with Madame Victoria (another form of Borgo) in order to help her/him develop a serum that could be dosed onto hundreds of people, turning them into an Extra Army with which Borgo could conquer the Earth. This,...
by shevek
4 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Thunderbolts (Marvel, 2024)
Replies: 5
Views: 190
United States of America

Re: Thunderbolts (Marvel, 2024)

This isn't the Thunderbolts - they're just using the name to cobble together a bunch of lower-paid actors into a team movie that can easily cash in. Where's Beetle, Moonstone, Screaming Mini, Charcoal, Ogre, Mach IV, Blizzard, Atlas, Songbird, Speed Demon, Joystick, Radioactive Man, Nighthawk, Death...
by shevek
4 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: Heroineburgh Season 3 continuous update thread
Replies: 4
Views: 645
United States of America

Re: Heroineburgh Season 3 continuous update thread

So...nobody recognized who our special guest star is, playing Fenneca in upcoming Episode 22? Maybe the 'disguise' is just too good! If you want to find out, just go to our Twitter or Instagram where we've announced it. Or Facebook, if you can guess just using her first name. Looking forward to havi...
by shevek
4 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

So beautiful, so powerful - isn't it great that we can all watch this classic heroine series unfold together? Week 13 starts out strong, making me think that hopefully there won't be *any* episodes that you'll want to miss! Episode 61 - Lots of action: Starts out right away with Darna fighting first...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: Heroineburgh Season 3 continuous update thread
Replies: 4
Views: 645
United States of America

Re: Heroineburgh Season 3 continuous update thread

Well, our Mon Nov 7 session is now past us. We had to cancel (and we'll reschedule) the second shoot because Christina (Poderosa) fell ill. We hope to get back to that soon. But the first shoot went off amazingly, with two incredibly gorgeous characters. We can now reveal the special guest star who ...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: Keke Palmer as Rogue
Replies: 5
Views: 370
United States of America

Re: Keke Palmer as Rogue

I could see her pulling that off. Pretty much the entire X-men is about to be flipped anyway, so might as well enjoy the sexiness where you can find it (like with the Titans show's Starfire and Blackfire) because she's not going to look like the comic book version. She's beautiful for sure. The bott...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Cosplay Lounge
Topic: 2022 Comicon Season
Replies: 41
Views: 2827
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Re: 2022 Comicon Season

I am sorry I did not stop by your tables at Baltimore, to be honest I think we missed several rows this year Well, at least we were finally at the same Con. :) Wish you'd stopped by to say hi. But we'll most likely be back there next year. New Heroineburgh phenomenon - fans taking their photos with...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Cosplay Lounge
Topic: 2022 Comicon Season
Replies: 41
Views: 2827
United States of America

Re: 2022 Comicon Season

Final day of Akron Comicon. We got books into yet another new store in Mentor, Ohio. The owners of the Comicon also placed our issue #3s in their two stores in Akron and Barberton. Meanwhile, Devana (Casey) sold out of her signed photos, which meant that we sold TEN runs of #1-#3 to various new cust...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Cosplay Lounge
Topic: 2022 Comicon Season
Replies: 41
Views: 2827
United States of America

Re: 2022 Comicon Season

Day 1 of Akron Comicon is over. Sold a lot of comics to new fans, including 6 runs of #1-#3, and stocked at least one new store with #3. Looking forward to getting answers from a couple more new stores tomorrow. The day started out early with a Comicsburgh (Pittsburgh creators) panel featuring Casey...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Stargirl Season 3
Replies: 35
Views: 2163
United States of America

Re: Stargirl Season 3

I dunno about EP9. I want to like it, but I have some questions: - Why invite all the problems with the Mahkents? They could have made a better plan to sneak in and check them out (as far as whether they were the ones behind the cameras) while the old couple were asleep, without alerting Cameron. (l...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Stargirl Season 3
Replies: 35
Views: 2163
United States of America

Re: Stargirl Season 3

Not sure if I was beaten into submission by lack of action or I just decided that searching for my SHIP fetish in a mass audience tv show was a silly exercise, but I finally keyed into the detective aspect of the show and am finding it more intriguing now. The quote by one of the producers in the s...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)
Replies: 206
Views: 14031
United States of America

Re: Darna (ABS-CBN, 2022)

Episode 56 and 57 focus primarily on romance, but there are some good moments. EP56: There's a long period of peril where Regina is tied up in a chair, against a pillar in the empty house where Mirror Universe Brian is holding her. He taunts her for quite a bit. Apparently, as Regina, she doesn't ha...