home : news : reviews : features : fiction : podcast : blogs : t-shirts : wtf?
 

Superhero Probe: Smallville
© Joe Crowe
December 02, 2009

Superhero Probe grades live-action comic book superheroes. On a curve, usually.

Smallville: Absolute Justice

The Justice Society will be in a two-hour episode of Smallville in Feb. 2010. These photos are out now, for the sole purpose of seeding the nerd -o-sphere.

Smallville tries harder when it guest stars DC heroes. So I will likewise try to keep my exclamation points to a minimum.

Dork disengagement level: That's a lot of feathers. Michael Shanks from Stargate SG-1 is under there. Looks like they're covering up his ripped abs.

Geek explosion level: The mace!

It appears that he will get in slap fights with Green Arrow just like the comics. Wheeeeee! I mean, I find it rather pleasing.

Dork disengagement level: Smallville makers had an infamous tagline, "No Tights, No Flights." They had lots of flights in recent seasons, and here are more tights.

Are Stargirl's tights wrinkled?

Why does Dr. Fate's belt say "VF"?

Dr. Fate drew muscles on his outfit?

Geek explosion level: Dr. Fate is so cool that he must have a good reason to draw muscles on his outfit. He's Dr. Fate.

And there's Starman's weapon that he used in the 1990s Starman comic series, then bequeathed to Stargirl.

Sorry. Comics nerd. Can't help it.

If at any time, they call it the name from the comics, "Cosmic Rod," my eyeballs will pop right out.



 
Recommend Us
  • Send to a Friend
  • Digg This
  • Reddit It
  • Add to del.ic.ious
  • Share at Facebook
  • Discuss!
  • Send Feedback
  • Rewatching Buffy
  • Live-Action Wonder Woman TV Show
  • Smallville
  • TV Forum
  • Related Pages
  • Print This Page
  • Flash Live-Action Costume: A Serious Discussion
  • Smallville: The Final Episode
  • Sci-Fi Dads : Jango Fett, Elrond, Kyle Reese, Darkseid
  • Search RevSF
  • New on RevSF
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
  • Batman 66 Bat-Probe: Episode 4
  • Batman 66 Bat-Probe: Episode 3: Fine Feathered Finks
  • RevolutionSF Contest: Win Lord of the Rings Trivia And Quiz Book
  • RevSF Home

  •  

    Things to Buy
    Yes, YOU can get more from the brains behind RevSF.


    The only free sci-fi and humor zine left in America.
     
    RevolutionSF RSS Feed
     
    Search RevSF


    Random RevSF
    Star Trek Perfume : For the Good of the Many

     
     
     
    contact : advertising : submissions : legal : privacy
    RevolutionSF is ™ and © Revolution Web Development, Inc., except as noted.
    Intended for readers age 18 and above.