RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 137,835
Posts: 5,327,220
Members: 24,551
Currently online: 577
Newest member: Mycroft

TrekToday headlines

Latest Official Starships Collection Ships
By: T'Bonz on Jul 10

Seven of Nine Bobble Head
By: T'Bonz on Jul 9

Pegg The Prankster
By: T'Bonz on Jul 9

More Trek Stars Join Unbelievable!!!!!
By: T'Bonz on Jul 8

Star Trek #35 Preview
By: T'Bonz on Jul 8

New ThinkGeek Trek Apparel
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7

Star Trek Movie Prop Auction
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7

Drexler: NX Engineering Room Construction
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7

New Trek Home Fashions
By: T'Bonz on Jul 4

Star Trek Pop-Ups Book Preview
By: T'Bonz on Jul 3


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 October 16 2012, 06:46 PM   #1
chardman
Vice Admiral
 
chardman's Avatar
 
Location: The home of GenCon
View chardman's Twitter Profile
Animated Firefly in works?

Rumor of the Day at Blastr.com

http://blastr.com/2012/10/rumor-of-the-day-firefly.php
__________________
If Ronald Reagan hadn't cut Mental Health funding to the bone, most of today's GOP & Tea Party candidates wouldn't be walking around loose.
chardman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 12:09 AM   #2
Frontier
Vice Admiral
 
Frontier's Avatar
 
Location: Fifth Circle of Hell, IE: Pennsylvania
View Frontier's Twitter Profile Send a message via AIM to Frontier
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

YES PLEASE!!!!
__________________
Me on Tumblr
Me on Twitter

Frontier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 01:32 AM   #3
Mr. Adventure
Admiral
 
Mr. Adventure's Avatar
 
Location: Mr. Adventure
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

Hmmm, I'm not so sure how well Firefly's charms would work with the animation medium. I don't think it's as slam-dunk as other properties might be. So few things get to end while the bloom is still strong, I'd just as well it stay fallow (not that I wouldn't check it out should it get made).
Mr. Adventure is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 01:33 AM   #4
JD
Admiral
 
JD's Avatar
 
Location: Arizona, USA
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

I could see it being a lot of fun if they manage to bring back the writers or at least writers who are equally as talented.
__________________
Over the course of many encounters and many years, I have successfully developed a standard operating procedure for dealing with big, nasty monsters. Run away. Me and Monty Python.
Harry Dresden - Blood Rites (The Dresden Files #6)
JD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 05:15 AM   #5
Gaith
Rear Admiral
 
Gaith's Avatar
 
Location: Washington, DC
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

The characters were paper-thin enough when portrayed by actors on film, thanks...
Gaith is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 12:22 PM   #6
chardman
Vice Admiral
 
chardman's Avatar
 
Location: The home of GenCon
View chardman's Twitter Profile
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

Gaith wrote: View Post
The characters were paper-thin enough when portrayed by actors on film, thanks...
Only if by "paper thin" you mean better-fleshed-out-and-well-rounded-after-a-mere-13-week-run-than-"Enterprise"-managed-to-accomplish-in-4-seasons.
__________________
If Ronald Reagan hadn't cut Mental Health funding to the bone, most of today's GOP & Tea Party candidates wouldn't be walking around loose.
chardman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 12:31 PM   #7
intrinsical
Fleet Captain
 
intrinsical's Avatar
 
Location: Singapore
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

Is it still Firefly if Joss Whedon isn't attached to the project?
__________________
USS Sentinel, Luna Class (STO)
intrinsical is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 01:31 PM   #8
Ethros
Vice Admiral
 
Ethros's Avatar
 
Location: 1123 6536 5321
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

Hmm, I look forward to it premiering right after the Buffy animated series, the Ripper TV show, and the Spike TV movie
Ethros is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 02:03 PM   #9
Rhaven
Captain
 
Rhaven's Avatar
 
Location: Rhaven in Boston
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

IDK, I'd give it a chance.
__________________
I'm not a geek, I'm an aficionado.
Rhaven is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 03:44 PM   #10
ManOnTheWave
Rear Admiral
 
ManOnTheWave's Avatar
 
Location: ManOnTheWave
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

Ethros wrote: View Post
Hmm, I look forward to it premiering right after the Buffy animated series, the Ripper TV show, and the Spike TV movie
We have a winner.
__________________
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
ManOnTheWave is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 05:41 PM   #11
RoJoHen
Awesome
 
RoJoHen's Avatar
 
Location: QC, IL, USA
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

Ethros wrote: View Post
Hmm, I look forward to it premiering right after the Buffy animated series, the Ripper TV show, and the Spike TV movie
That is going to be the best week of my life.
__________________
I am the Quintessential Admiral.
RoJoHen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 07:10 PM   #12
Bamarren
Lieutenant
 
Bamarren's Avatar
 
Location: Mekar Wilderness
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

This would be interesting to see, and I'd certainly love to give it a chance, but Im still on the fence about the idea. Itll always have that cult following trying to get something more from it, but maybe this is the best way to go. (or in fact, one of the only available options.)
Bamarren is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 07:18 PM   #13
RoJoHen
Awesome
 
RoJoHen's Avatar
 
Location: QC, IL, USA
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

The worst thing I found about the Firefly/Serenity comics was that I just didn't feel like the writing grasped the characters well enough, and I think a lot of that was simply due to the lack of the actors' presence. The actors made those characters awesome, so I could see an animated series being a little better if we could get all their voices back.
__________________
I am the Quintessential Admiral.
RoJoHen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 07:43 PM   #14
Ethros
Vice Admiral
 
Ethros's Avatar
 
Location: 1123 6536 5321
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

RoJoHen wrote: View Post
Ethros wrote: View Post
Hmm, I look forward to it premiering right after the Buffy animated series, the Ripper TV show, and the Spike TV movie
That is going to be the best week of my life.
It's the same week Serenity 2 is out in cinemas as well
Ethros is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 17 2012, 08:54 PM   #15
RoJoHen
Awesome
 
RoJoHen's Avatar
 
Location: QC, IL, USA
Re: Animated Firefly in works?

Ethros wrote: View Post
RoJoHen wrote: View Post
Ethros wrote: View Post
Hmm, I look forward to it premiering right after the Buffy animated series, the Ripper TV show, and the Spike TV movie
That is going to be the best week of my life.
It's the same week Serenity 2 is out in cinemas as well
Score!
__________________
I am the Quintessential Admiral.
RoJoHen is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
firefly, serenity

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 05:22 AM.

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