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Old 04-13-2009, 04:32 PM   #117
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Default Re: The Official Batman TAS Thread

Originally Posted by Mistah K88 View Post

Mr Freeze had his own character arc over the course of the series. After his wife was cured and married her doctor, Victor had nothing left and wanted everyone to feel his pain (in Cold Comfort he did nothing but screw people over by taking away things they held most personal and dear) He's whole motif was "revenge" and in his TNBA episode it was revenge against the world, rather than 2 or three people. Bruce doesn't trust him in Batman Beyond's Meltdown (VERY good episode, I recommend it) because of the whole revenge theme and the fact the Bruce has been through this whole villain reformation thing before with Riddler, Ivy, Harley, Penguin (to an extent), etc...Arnold Wesker is the only one out of Batman's rougues who actually seriously went sane.
The beef I have is that in Sub-Zero, you kind of get a bittersweet "The End" feel. Victor is out there, but he's just glad that Nora's safe now. There's kind of a disconnect between the end of Sub-Zero and the start of "Cold Comfort."

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