Re: Avengers Assemble! Animated Show - Part 1
Originally Posted by TheVileOne
After Captain America is thawed, many jokes were made out of Cap adjusting to modern society. He didn't get the technology Stark was using, he said something about a projectionist doing with the display. Thor made a joke about JARVIS talking. That was in line with Cap's character.
In this version Falcon is a new, younger hero and he's excited to be in the Avengers. So it's humor that comes out of his character.
In Earth's Mightiest Heroes, the Wasp enjoys being a hero and is excited about it and most of her lines are like 75% jokes.
These jokes were actually funny though. As you said, they were in character and felt organic and unforced. It wasn't humor for the sake of humor. The Falcon line comes across like the obnoxious USM humor that undercuts the moment just so the writer(s) can show us how hip or funny they are. It feels disingenuous. A kind of meta-humor in kindergarten form.
Only a week until we find out for sure.
There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy
Last edited by SoNicRaDiATioN; 05-19-2013 at 08:42 PM.