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  1. Skipper replied to the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    "Evil forces exist on our planet Eternia," He-Man told his people. "They seek to control the legendary Castle Grayskull, a place of...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 11:33 PM
  2. Skipper liked Daddy Todd's post in the thread Logan's Run (the TV series).

    It was 44 years ago, so the memories are hazy, but I saw the original version of the Logan’s Run series pilot at a Trek convention in...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 11:25 PM
  3. Skipper liked Timewalker's post in the thread Logan's Run (the TV series).

    I remember watching and enjoying the show. I did find the movie and TV show weird that they weren't like the novel, with additional...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 11:24 PM
  4. Skipper liked Pauln6's post in the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    Oh wow I'd forgotten all that! Given Smith's surreptitious references to the toys, I do wonder what else he might sneak in to nudge it...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 11:23 PM
  5. Skipper liked StCoop's post in the thread Spoilers Black Widow grade and discussion thread.

    What I find bizarre it that they didn't just cut her a cheque for the difference to save themselves all the bad publicity they're going...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 10:34 PM
  6. Skipper replied to the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    Well, I have to say that the He-Man who was first depicted in the minicomics seemed quite the stereotypical "barbarian". [IMG] [IMG]...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 8:49 PM
  7. Skipper liked Blamo's post in the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    Good, I'm glad to hear that neckbeard rantings haven't negatively impacted the future of the show.

    Jul 29, 2021 at 7:13 PM
  8. Skipper replied to the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    Right! Did they ever give an in-universe explanation why they just didn't raid Snake Mountain? (of course the real reason is that the...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 5:34 PM
  9. Skipper liked Reverend's post in the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    Well you're not wrong. I mean when has he EVER done anything to actively curtail Skeletor's larger operation, as opposed to just...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 5:29 PM
  10. Skipper replied to the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    I've always known: He-Man is a reactionary in the service of the aristocracy who uses his powers only to maintain the status quo and the...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 5:01 PM
  11. Skipper liked Guy Gardener's post in the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    They had a verbal contract to pursue a mortal life together. The consequences for breaking that contract, for one of them at least, was...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 3:24 PM
  12. Skipper replied to the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    When women gained the right to vote it was the end of the good, old fashioned entertainment. For example, do you know Samantha...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 2:15 PM
  13. Skipper liked Myko's post in the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    The women characters have dialogue. That's the barrier for "too political" for these people.

    Jul 29, 2021 at 2:05 PM
  14. Skipper liked Reverend's post in the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    I'm talking more about the implications of what's depicted rather than the text, since it's all filtered through a very sanitised lens...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 1:27 PM
  15. Skipper replied to the thread News He-Man anime series from Kevin Smith coming to Netflix.

    I admit that I'm not so well versed in MOTU lore, but in the Filmation versione Eternia seemed relatively at peace except for the...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 11:50 AM