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Old January 25 2009, 07:06 AM   #1
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Classic Superman villain to appear on Smallville *SPOILERS*

...later this season. Without further ado, it's:


Toyman (Winslow Schott). Personally, I never thought they'd bring him to Smallville. He seems a bit too over the top for a live action show. Anyway, Winslow Schott will be a


What do you all think of them bring Toyman to Smallville?
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Old January 25 2009, 07:24 AM   #2
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I wasn't completely surprised by it, but I could have thought up some better enemies to bring over. I wonder if Mxy has his powers back...
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Old January 25 2009, 08:53 AM   #3
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Re: Classic Superman villain to appear on Smallville *SPOILERS*

I remember reading about this a few months ago. Can be cool. I'm looking forward to it.
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Old January 25 2009, 09:04 AM   #4
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Toyman (Winslow Schott). Personally, I never thought they'd bring him to Smallville. He seems a bit too over the top for a live action show.
Just wanted to add in (I can't update my original post for some reason) that he appeared on Lois & Clark.
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Old January 25 2009, 09:09 AM   #5
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Re: Classic Superman villain to appear on Smallville *SPOILERS*

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Toyman (Winslow Schott). Personally, I never thought they'd bring him to Smallville. He seems a bit too over the top for a live action show.
Just wanted to add in (I can't update my original post for some reason) that he appeared on Lois & Clark.
Played by Murphy Brown's boss in the final episode, if memory serves.

Edit: I just looked it up. It was the second to last episode. So close there...
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Old January 25 2009, 09:10 AM   #6
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Re: Classic Superman villain to appear on Smallville *SPOILERS*

errah!

Unless the Towman has some really really fantastic toys, this is really letting the side down after seeing the persuader and Doomsday opening a can of Whip-ass on Clark.
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Old January 25 2009, 09:12 AM   #7
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Re: Classic Superman villain to appear on Smallville *SPOILERS*

Judging from the description in the spoiler above, the "toys" seem like they will be more like gadgets that will have some kind of destructive power. This is pure speculation on my part.
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Old January 25 2009, 09:13 AM   #8
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Toyman (Winslow Schott). Personally, I never thought they'd bring him to Smallville. He seems a bit too over the top for a live action show.
Just wanted to add in (I can't update my original post for some reason) that he appeared on Lois & Clark.
Played by Murphy Brown's boss in the final episode, if memory serves.

Edit: I just looked it up. It was the second to last episode. So close there...
Wikipedia says there were two Toymen on the show. Personally its been so long since I last saw the show that I hardly remember either of them.
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Old January 25 2009, 03:54 PM   #9
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Re: Classic Superman villain to appear on Smallville *SPOILERS*

I know he was just a Lois & Clark invention, but BRING BACK TEMPUS! Preferably with Lane Davies in the role!
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Old January 25 2009, 10:15 PM   #10
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Toyman (Winslow Schott). Personally, I never thought they'd bring him to Smallville. He seems a bit too over the top for a live action show.
Just wanted to add in (I can't update my original post for some reason) that he appeared on Lois & Clark.
Yeah, but that show had a lot of over the top villains and stories anyway.
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Old January 25 2009, 11:27 PM   #11
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The version of the character in the TAS cartoon was awesome...ingeniously creepy.
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Old January 26 2009, 02:22 AM   #12
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Just wanted to add in (I can't update my original post for some reason) that he appeared on Lois & Clark.
Played by Murphy Brown's boss in the final episode, if memory serves.

Edit: I just looked it up. It was the second to last episode. So close there...
Wikipedia says there were two Toymen on the show. Personally its been so long since I last saw the show that I hardly remember either of them.
Wikipedia, you say? Well, I'll just edit that to reflect my facts.

I'll edit lots of things...


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Old January 26 2009, 02:33 AM   #13
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Re: Classic Superman villain to appear on Smallville *SPOILERS*

I was personally glad when the child-murderer Toyman was retconned out of recent comics. Nothing to do with such a character except do what Supes would never do.

IIRC, the L&C version played by Murphy Brown's Grant Shaud hued close to the pure psycho interpretation, kind of like if Murphy had finally pushed Miles too far, and he had no antacids on hand.
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Old January 26 2009, 02:38 AM   #14
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Toyman (Winslow Schott). Personally, I never thought they'd bring him to Smallville. He seems a bit too over the top for a live action show
Over the Top? Opposed to a more mundane character like Doomsday? LOL
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Old January 26 2009, 04:43 AM   #15
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Anderw Robinson as Toyman.

Or more likely somebody we never heard of.

What ever happed Mxyzptlk? Lex have his lobotomized?
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