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Old 02-13-2013, 02:27 PM   #195
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Default Re: It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's the Superman Costume Thread! - Part 2

Originally Posted by DKDetective View Post
I have to admit, I really hate the nano-suit idea. To me, the idea of Superman pressing a button or something and his suit spreading over his body just screams cheesy 80s or 90s cartoons and stuff like PowerRangers. Yes, I know the classic solution of Superman hiding his cape and boots under his clothes strains credibility but, to me, the nano-suit idea is more offensive because it undermines the understated, serious, realistic (for lack of a better word) approach the filmmakers seem to be taking with Man of Steel.
Something about the nano suit idea turns me off too. It's too Iron Man. I don't mind him wearing the suit underneath his clothes because it looks really thin. He can detach the cape and stash it in his briefcase or whatever.

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