RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 138,378
Posts: 5,357,023
Members: 24,626
Currently online: 523
Newest member: Nostromov

TrekToday headlines

The Gene Roddenberry Project Kickstarter
By: T'Bonz on Jul 30

Moore: No Deep Space Nine Regrets
By: T'Bonz on Jul 30

Pegg Star Wars Rumor
By: T'Bonz on Jul 30

Borg Cube Fridge
By: T'Bonz on Jul 29

Free Enterprise Kickstarter
By: T'Bonz on Jul 29

Siddig To Join Game Of Thrones
By: T'Bonz on Jul 29

Sci-Fried To Release New Album
By: T'Bonz on Jul 28

Star Trek/Planet of the Apes Crossover
By: T'Bonz on Jul 28

Star Trek into Darkness Soundtrack
By: T'Bonz on Jul 28

Horse 1, Shatner 0
By: T'Bonz on Jul 28


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Entertainment & Interests > Science Fiction & Fantasy

Science Fiction & Fantasy Farscape, Babylon 5, Star Wars, Firefly, vampires, genre books and film.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old January 20 2009, 08:48 PM   #46
Aquehonga
Fleet Captain
 
Location: nuSpringville Transbus Hub: there be Yukon deers on them buses!
Re: What became of Superman?

Guy Gardener wrote: View Post
Tucker from Enterprise still reads Superman comics which are probably set in a contemporary era.
Very good point.

That being so, Batman & Robin almost definitely DC comix in ENT's time as well.

Shoots my hunch about Spock being Robin's descendant into the poop-scooper huh

So much for Burt Ward & Leonard Nimoy co-starring in a ST/BATMAN time travel crossover story re: Spock meeting direct ancestor Robin

Hey, forget DC folks on “Smallville”.

How'bout 1 or more of these dudes guest-starring:
Leonard Nimoy, Burt Ward, Julie Newmar, Gene Hackman, Katherine Ross, among others.

If not in a guest-role, then playing themselves.
Aquehonga is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 20 2009, 09:02 PM   #47
Dick Whitman
Fleet Captain
 
Location: Behind the mask of Donald Draper
Re: What became of Superman?

Maybe in the Star Trek universe those Superman comic books are based on the real person...
Dick Whitman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 20 2009, 09:49 PM   #48
IDIC
Rear Admiral
 
IDIC's Avatar
 
Location: Earth
Re: What became of Superman?

Donald Draper wrote: View Post
Supervisor 194 wrote: View Post
If memory serves, it wasn't just a generic space background--the closest equivalent I can think of is sort of a "warp speed" background.
It could just be Superman flying very fast. Which is one of his standard abilities.
It has been a long time since I saw the episode but if i remember right it looked like he was going faster and faster then their was a burst of light. I always took that as the end of his life. I thought he was trying to approach the speed of light itself maybe trying to travel back in time or something.

Being immortal would suck because everyone you know or have loved would die and you would be left alone.
__________________
IDIC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 20 2009, 09:51 PM   #49
Ol Scratch
Lieutenant Commander
 
Re: What became of Superman?

Since he didn't actually see Superman, it could also be an allegory to the impact his life had on the universe. He may die, but his name will live on forever. That sort of thing.
Ol Scratch is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 21 2009, 04:14 AM   #50
Alpha Romeo
Vice Admiral
 
Alpha Romeo's Avatar
 
Location: Connecticut
Re: What became of Superman?

Guy Gardener wrote: View Post
IN DC 1 Million, by Grant Morrison (mostly), set a million months after the publication of action comics #1, Superman did live in the centre of the sun till the late 853rd century when the Martian Manhunter had finaly killed that evil sun and they pulled Krypton through time from seconds before it was supposed to have exploded.

Alan Moore Wrote "What ever became of the Man of Tomorrow" to cmoplete the silver age as the Original crisis began to reboot everything, to mark the end of of everything. Clark Gold Krytonited himself (Powers gone forever) dyed his hair blonde and lived happily ever after with Lois and had children.

Or you could believe in John Byrne and His batman Superman Generations insanity.
I agree with Trekker. HUH??
__________________
"Kirk would have fucked the cold dead skull of the Borg Queen when it was all over."
Alpha Romeo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 21 2009, 04:26 AM   #51
Obi Wana Jones
Lieutenant
 
Location: Chesterland, Ohio
Re: What became of Superman?

I still think he keels over from the big one after a marathon lovefest session with Wonder Woman.

Magic Lasso and Bullets and Bracelets are just too much for poor Kal-El.

Poor guy, but somebody has to do it . . .
__________________
NOBAMA - Not my Messiah. Keep your Change.
Obi Wana Jones is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 21 2009, 04:31 AM   #52
Trekker4747
Fleet Admiral
 
Trekker4747's Avatar
 
Location: Kansas City
Re: What became of Superman?

Alpha Romeo wrote: View Post
I agree with Trekker. HUH??
It's OK. Everyone has that reaction from time to time when they agree with me.

__________________
Just because it's futuristic doesn't mean it's practical.
Trekker4747 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
future, legion of super-heroes, smallville, superman

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 06:30 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.