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by shevek
6 hours ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
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Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

You were wondering what happens next? Stellara was simply playing possum, getting herself into position. She delivers a super blast of solar-powered heat to Poderosa's boots! (effects to be added in post-production) The undersoles of the feet are covered with 20,000 nerve endings, making them one of...
by shevek
6 hours ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread
Replies: 29
Views: 2074
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Re: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread

First test copies of Heroineburgh Comics #2 rolled out from the printer! Getting the first large batch printed within a week..first for local stores, and then across the country to over 90 stores, as we did with Issue 1. Here's a photo of the front cover by Jason, and the back cover pinups by Marcel...
by shevek
9 hours ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows
Replies: 76
Views: 4059
United States of America

Re: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows

There's a long history of snake-related female characters in Indian culture, and on tv. (The term for shape-shifting snake women is apparently Icchadhari Naagins. And Icchadhari Naags for males, btw.) Interesting enough, it seems that the recent success with Marvel and DC movie/tv franchises has st...
by shevek
4 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows
Replies: 76
Views: 4059
United States of America

Re: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows

I watched Episodes 6-10 of Serpent Girl. This story arc starts with Naagkanya learning how to transform and testing her powers by saving various people. Episode 6 is notable for having several transformations. She transforms by putting her right hand over her left breast where her heart is (because ...
by shevek
4 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Scorpion
Replies: 110
Views: 34426
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Re: Black Scorpion

Didn't know there was a third flick, if you do find a source for it put it up here please. Because it isn't really a "third movie", it's called "Black Scorpion Returns," and it's a re-release of Episodes 1 and 2 from the TV show. More important for completists would be to secure a copy of the *only...
by shevek
4 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Titans Season 3 (HBO Max)
Replies: 8
Views: 238
United States of America

Re: Titans Season 3 (HBO Max)

I read that season 3 will be set in Gotham and that Barbara Gordon will play a key role in it. Off course I immediately thought about Batgirl and got excited as hell......BUT....I also read then that she will be playing Commissioner Gordon as she seemingly steps in her fathers shoes. So I now have ...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows
Replies: 76
Views: 4059
United States of America

Re: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows

Well...in Episode 1 there was a significant "male gaze" scene directed at the main character's female rival..but it's really nothing you wouldn't have seen in a 90s Baywatch episode. And there is actually some "blood" (CGI version) - several people get killed and die in close-ups, not exactly someth...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

Poderosa is stronger! She pushes Stellara up against the wall. Their tight costumes press against each other as Poderosa begins to pummel Stellara! ep19 poderosa struggles with stellara against wall.jpg Stellara gains some leverage and pushes back against Poderosa, forcing her back into the middle o...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

After burning Jinniyya's hands four times with her solar powers, Stellara is able to make Jinniyya pass out from the pain, and our Arabic heroine drops the floor. ep19 jinniyya is stunned and knocked out by stellara.jpg Jinniyya is sprawled unconscious on the ground. ep19 jinniyya knocked out.jpg St...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: We Can Be Heroes (Netflix, Jan 1 2021)
Replies: 0
Views: 66
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We Can Be Heroes (Netflix, Jan 1 2021)

So this pretty much came out of nowhere (or, at least, I haven't seen it announced anywhere on Youtube until today). The characters from 2005's Sharkboy and Lavagirl have grown up, and Robert Rodriguez made a sequel which debuts on Jan 1, 2021. Believe me, it's no longer any kind of problem checking...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows
Replies: 76
Views: 4059
United States of America

Re: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows

vlcsnap-2020-11-27-17h09m41s245.jpg Here's the details: Episode #1: Origin story beings. Episode #6: Origin ends, first seen in costume. Episode #11: Starts wearing a mask. Episode #19: Final tv episode. Episode #25; Final episode (web.) R5 Thanks for the handy-dandy guide, five_red! Since they're ...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Titans Season 3 (HBO Max)
Replies: 8
Views: 238
United States of America

Re: Titans Season 3 (HBO Max)

The middle arms, upper thighs, and chest area are made of gauze-like see-through material. It was probably the best they could do in this era of manufactured outrage. I for one can't wait to watch her move around in this thing. They didn't give any of the ladies a whole lot of costume time except fo...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Titans Season 3 (HBO Max)
Replies: 8
Views: 238
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Titans Season 3 (HBO Max)

Starting this thread for whenever the season airs in 2021, just top it at that time. Big news for superheroine fans: Anna Diop's new Starfire costume will apparently debut. Why it took them three years to come up with this outfit, who knows? Looks pretty good, though. https://twitter.com/TheAnnaDiop...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows
Replies: 76
Views: 4059
United States of America

Re: Thai and other non-English superheroine tv shows

https://i.ibb.co/16njB7B/Serpent-Girl-001.jpg Serpent Girl, from the Indian tv show, एक अनोखी रक्षक नागकन्या (Unique Protector: Serpent Girl.) The show is about a mild mannered reporter who has a snake based superhero identity similar to Wonder Woman. The villains are mostly supernatural: spirits, ...
by shevek
5 days ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Scorpion
Replies: 110
Views: 34426
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Re: Black Scorpion

I have one or two others, including a four page Famous Monsters of Filmland interview with Ms. Lintel herself from around the time the series was about to broadcast. I'll post, if there's enough interest (don't want to flood the thread with large images for no reason.) R5 Seconded - post away, five...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: The Orville Season 3
Replies: 9
Views: 624
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Re: The Orville Season 3

Egotastic is on top on things...Thank Avis!

by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: The Boys (Season Two)
Replies: 69
Views: 3367
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Re: The Boys (Season Two)

Speaking of Starlight...I found what might be officially the first The Boys XXX parody. Surprised 1) it took this long; 2) that Axel Braun didn't get to it first; and 3) it's by a company called Amateur Boxxx, which I've never heard of before but actually has a decent variety of superheroine and cos...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

Jinniyya has super-strength equal or greater than Stellara's, plus control of the wind. Stellara will have to step up to the challenge. Jinniyya presses the attack by pinning Stellara against the wall with her wind blasts (FX to be added). ep19 jinniyya pins stellara against the wall with wind power...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

Back to the Stellara arc we recently filmed for EP19! Note that the FX will be added later. Stellara is looking to win against as many heroines as possible to bolster her reputation as a mercenary-for-hire. Stellara blasts Vendetta with her powerful star blasts. Vendetta's metal escrima fighting sti...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

Interrupting the Stellara story photos to bring you a crucial Sintilla update - one I'm sure the likes of Batgirl1969 might appreciate. The lovely and vivacious Alicia is back! We had intended to film an entire story with Sintilla, Fenneca, Arctica and Hellfyra today, but unfortunately some sickness...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Great sequence of action
Replies: 15
Views: 381
United States of America

Re: Great sequence of action

Mr. X, I don't see the actual panels where Power Girl gets beaten, but imagination works wonders too. Now, on the subject of great sound FX in comics, I was surprised to learn from a steady diet of Ya Boi Zack new comic review videos that not every sound effect has been done yet, and there are still...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Kamen America Vol. 2 Kickstarter
Replies: 7
Views: 333
United States of America

Re: Kamen America Vol. 2 Kickstarter

Helstar, I don't know if you got your latest Kamen America package, but I did, a few days ago. Both Volumes 1 and 2 arrived in their "super-shiny spandex" foil editions, bagged and boarded and in perfect shape. And it also came with a "National Waifu Association" cloth patch! As indicated by that wa...
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Great sequence of action
Replies: 15
Views: 381
United States of America

Re: Great sequence of action

Infantino!! Grew up with him on both the Supergirl book and Dial H for Hero, and of course, over at Marvel, we can't forget Star Wars!

Excellent find, sir!
by shevek
1 week ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: Lynda Carter AMA On Reddit
Replies: 3
Views: 257
United States of America

Re: Lynda Carter AMA On Reddit

Whoa: 1,500 comments! Gonna need a whole night to check out that one.
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

Let's go a bit further - here's how the main battle scene begins..... Vendetta is on the street, reporting in to the Heroine League about following the trail of explosions across the city, which ends at a destroyed bus stop. A new supervillainess is on the loose - is she a bomber or a terrorist of s...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

Episode 19 shoot yesterday went incredibly well - one of the best ever. We certainly got a ton of scenes and action done in only five hours, and the actresses all had a fantastic time (we celebrated three of their birthdays in November, with cupcakes and carrot cake). First up was the return of the ...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Wonder Girl TV series
Replies: 11
Views: 513
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Re: Wonder Girl TV series

The obvious choice is to call her Maravilha in Portuguese. Not "Maravilla" which is Spanish. But incredibly, neither name has ever been used for a comic book character (I just checked ComicVine), even though "Mujer Maravilla" has been the Spanish translation for Wonder Woman published in Latin count...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Wonder Girl TV series
Replies: 11
Views: 513
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Re: Wonder Girl TV series

Not getting my hopes up that this will be any good, but I'd love to be surprised. A lot of it depends on the costume, and the likeability of the actress. Once again, this is a role in which it would be appropriate to give Eiza Gonzalez a shot. She was the most interesting character in the Vin Diesel...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread
Replies: 29
Views: 2074
United States of America

Re: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread

Holy moly, Batman! Marcel's fully colored and complete back cover. We now have everything we need to do layout. This will happen in about a week and a half after the two upcoming Episode 19 shoots. In the meantime, Heroineburgh Comics #1 is now up to 94 stores! Poderosa Marcel small back cover socia...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Chick Fight
Replies: 53
Views: 1389
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Re: Chick Fight

Underwhelming. Variety already said it best: "...blandly formulaic and scrupulously inoffensive tale of female empowerment..perhaps the filmmakers expended all their offensiveness capital on that titillating title and then felt the need to repeatedly apologize for it with unceasing (if very skin-dee...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Cover For FemForce 188
Replies: 5
Views: 398
United States of America

Re: Cover For FemForce 188

I've been curious about Three Rivers Comicon. Is it as hospitable and easygoing as the show the Georges ran? There was such an element of familiarity with that show with even "unknown" artists being remembered by the staff and organizers year to year, not to mention the interactions with fans who w...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

Lots of great Heroineburgh news! On the Episode 19 horizon, we're doing two shoots on Nov 17 and Nov 22 featuring the first appearance of Casey as Stellara, and the first appearance of cosplayer/actress Tara as the return of Fenneca the Silver Fox. (If you don't recall Fenneca from Episode 13, she's...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread
Replies: 29
Views: 2074
United States of America

Re: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread

We are so close - oh so close - to completing all the art for Heroineburgh Comics #2, and thus being able to start laying it out. I only need *one* more completed art page from Wayne, we have everything from Ben, we have 18 comic strips from Wayne and Ben, we have four pinups from Howard, Anne, Ben ...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Cara Nicole crowdfunding Firebitch comic
Replies: 3
Views: 501
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Re: Cara Nicole crowdfunding Firebitch comic

Cool! She's been doing some AC Comics related cosplay, as well! Yes, Cara and her amazing artist husband Alfred would be knowledgeable about the AC Comics legacy. Cara has been making the rounds with lots of different indie comic cosplays over the past few years. We have her cosplay of Ron Z's Patr...
by shevek
2 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Cover For FemForce 188
Replies: 5
Views: 398
United States of America

Re: Cover For FemForce 188

Bill's getting up there and has some health issues, but if he's healthy enough and conventions happen in 2021, he'd be a great guest. Lots of stories and lots of insight into how to be an independent comic book publisher. The guy should be legendary for what he and Mark Heike have been able to acco...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Alex Trebek Has Passed Away
Replies: 5
Views: 142
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Re: Alex Trebek Has Passed Away

Sean Connery and Alex Trebek died in the same week! They really need to have a reunion of Will Farrell and Darrell Hammond on the next episode of SNL to give two of the most exemplary 20th-century media figures a proper comedic sendoff into the stratosphere. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KrEr44mZJCo
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: The Knight in Interrogation Gone Wrong
Replies: 20
Views: 1587
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Re: The Knight in Interrogation Gone Wrong

Great job, McGheeny! The premise of the corrupt and sexed-up cops being in league with the criminal, leaving the heroine imperiled on all sides, is an intriguing one. 1) Unless there is a specific explanation for it (like to show time passing by very slowly), in a normal comic with action (whether p...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Lashawn Colvin's Beautiful Soldiers on Kickstarter
Replies: 0
Views: 76
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Lashawn Colvin's Beautiful Soldiers on Kickstarter

Heads up to those who are interested in backing indie comics which still have beautiful female characters with superpowers. Here's another one which looks like it's going to be great: Beautiful Soldiers by Alabama-based writer and artist Lashawn Colvin. The book is about four young women who are tra...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Kamen America Vol. 2 Kickstarter
Replies: 7
Views: 333
United States of America

Re: Kamen America Vol. 2 Kickstarter

You are welcome to wait for the IGG...some people prefer to only use that platform anyway, for perfectly legitimate reasons. I just got a handful of updates from Tim Lim about Kamen America #2...the book is on its way shortly to backers. Tim is definitely going to have to concentrate more heavily on...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Shade's Superhero Sexcapades
Replies: 2
Views: 128
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Re: Shade's Superhero Sexcapades

It does seem quite relevant and fun. Hope they don't get in trouble, though. Jeff Hicks from the World Class Bullshitters Youtube channel ran a campaign a couple years ago for a comic called "Stealing Solo" which was about kidnapping Harrison Ford and holding him for ransom in a basement, and I thin...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread
Replies: 29
Views: 2074
United States of America

Re: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread

Very pleased to announce there is serious progress with the lettering for Wayne's pages, most of which I showed above in the previous post. Yesterday, Wayne and I got together in person to letter about half the pages, and the other half we are going to complete this Tue or Wed. With almost all color...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Barbarians - german Netflix series
Replies: 25
Views: 682
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Re: Barbarians - german Netflix series

The version I watched was apparently one which had some English dubs but no subtitles! The entire movie is spoken in two languages: German (not ancient Germanic, unfortunately) and Latin (actually pretty close to how Latin sounded, for example pronouncing "Warus" for Varus). They only dubbed the Ger...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Barbarians - german Netflix series
Replies: 25
Views: 682
United States of America

Re: Barbarians - german Netflix series

So, while regardless of argument we can be fairly confident it was historically much less common for women to fight than a man, it's very much NOT far fetched that a single Germanic female might be on the battlefield. In all likelihood there were MORE and the Roman's probably would have considered ...
by shevek
3 weeks ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi, my other alter-ego is an artist
Replies: 8
Views: 234
United States of America

Re: Hi, my other alter-ego is an artist

Those who are connecting the interests between Selina and Felicia (really, when it comes down to it, the only difference between them is that Selina was self-taught as an orphan thief from the streets, while Felicia took up the profession of her father) should note that preceding the both of them wa...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Barbarians - german Netflix series
Replies: 25
Views: 682
United States of America

Re: Barbarians - german Netflix series

Nobody has watched Barbarians yet? I binged it in two days. It's a notable look at the days of the Roman Empire at its most expansive as they attempted to conquer beyond the Rhine..and I've watched a couple of Youtubers who have proclaimed that both the Roman armor and weapons and the Germanic equiv...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Sleazy Sci-Fi from the Seventies
Replies: 8
Views: 497
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Re: Sleazy Sci-Fi from the Seventies

How about 1973's Invasion of the Bee Girls? Some nice mind-control and peril in store, semi-nudity, and several gorgeous actresses. The premise is hilarious enough that it could be remade, possibly more towards the realm of comedy..and if the bee girls were a bit more 'diverse' for Current Year but ...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superheroine Comics
Topic: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread
Replies: 29
Views: 2074
United States of America

Re: Heroineburgh Comics #2 continuous update thread

More of Wayne's pages which are close to being done but not lettered yet. There are some minor things (like Poderosa's costume color scheme) which need to be changed. As well as a whole bunch of details on the final page that haven't been added yet, but were indicated in the script. Wayne's getting ...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Green Lantern (HBO, 2022)
Replies: 2
Views: 161
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Re: Green Lantern (HBO, 2022)

Shevek, you do realise that not everyone has the same relationship to their faith as everyone else. There are plenty of heterodox Muslims. That's like saying: "there were loads of contradictions in his character: he was Jewish, but he ate pork!" That aside, I agree that this looks quite exciting as...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Green Lantern (HBO, 2022)
Replies: 2
Views: 161
United States of America

Green Lantern (HBO, 2022)

Yes, I know that date is far away. But Emergency Awesome has compliled some great information on what is coming up with the Green Lantern legacy in the DC Universe productions. To summarize, there are two major thrusts: 1) A Green Lantern TV series with an initial 2022 season of 10 episodes which wi...
by shevek
1 month ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread
Replies: 101
Views: 8824
United States of America

Re: HEROINEBURGH Season Two continuous update thread

So, great news: we have a new wave of as many as four actresses coming in to take over the parts for others who moved away from Pittsburgh. We'll have new actresses playing the parts of the supervillainesses Stellara, Dyna, and Fenneca the Silver Fox, as well as the heroine Devana. And what's great ...