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Old 03-05-2010, 09:37 PM   #82
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Default Re: Has Batman hurt the genre where costumes are concerned?

Originally Posted by afan View Post
The prime example of the misguided influence of Batman's suit on other heroes, is the Flash costume for the TV series. Why on earth did the Scarlet Speedster need that rubber muscled suit!
That whole show was modeled on Burton's Batman. Didn't Flash say to a villain "You made me"? There was a scene where a bolt flashed in front of the moon, just like they did with the Batwing, and Flash was very much portrayed as a dark knight type.

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