DC TV Series DC Super Hero Girls comes to Cartoon Network

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  1. Primal Slayer

    Primal Slayer Let the Siren scream

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    https://www.newsarama.com/40038-dc-super-hero-girls-gets-its-own-tv-show.html

    It has good talent bts so Ill check it out. Though looks like the comedic time for DC animated shows is continuing.
     
  2. Milk Tray Guy

    Milk Tray Guy 70s Man of Action

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    I actually enjoyed DC SuperHero Girls: Hero of the Year. Have to say though that I far prefer that movie's character designs to those shown in the illustration above.
     
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    About time! I was wondering when we'd get news on this. I hope Cartoon Network doesn't screw over this show like it does to all recent DC cartoons sans Teen Titans Go.

    Though is that supposed to be Zatanna on the far left?
     
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    Milk Tray Guy 70s Man of Action

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    I think it must be.
     
  5. Sithborg

    Sithborg Oooh, plot twist!

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    Excellent, something to get my niece into.
     
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    Yup that's Zatanna. Im looking forward to this series! Hopefully it launches the SHG brand even farther and showcases just how awesome the DC Females are!
     
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    This looks so much better than the previous version of the show.
     
  8. Lencho01

    Lencho01 Shazoogle! Shazoogle!

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    The SBFFs were fun to watch a few years back...

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    Sithborg Oooh, plot twist!

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    I didn't realize she did the SBFFS. I am in on this now.
     
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    Lantern Venom Lego SUCKS

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    DarthSkywalker May the Force Be With You

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    Its looks rather cute. Any idea when this comes out?
     
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    Sometime next year if I remember correctly. Lauren Faust is extremely talented. Im sure this show will have a much broader appear than the web series
     
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    DarthSkywalker May the Force Be With You

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    Thank you Juan. I look forward to it. :up:
     
  15. Sithborg

    Sithborg Oooh, plot twist!

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    The Super BFF shorts were fun. Should be fun here.
     
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    Great, looking forward to this.
     
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    Am I supposed to not want to watch this
     
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  18. Primal Slayer

    Primal Slayer Let the Siren scream

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    That was great! but if they keep doing shorts on YT....what is the CN show going to do?
     
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    Going to expand on the characters with longer 11 minute episodes I assume. Which is fine. The shorts are to get people’s interest in the concept/show.
     
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    Lencho01 Shazoogle! Shazoogle!

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    I wish DC would stop trying to make Bumblebee happen. I'm all for diversity, but for years DC has been trying to make themselves look better by shoving Cyborg and Bumblebee into their shows. There are plenty other ethnic characters with better powers you could use.

    Anyways, I've seen a couple of these promos on YouTube for this and it looks cute, very much like the new My Little Pony, but hey if it works and brings younger children into the comics, then I'm all for it.
     
  22. Primal Slayer

    Primal Slayer Let the Siren scream

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    Bumblebee has not been pushed nowhere close to Cyborg. She was a guest character on YJ and only starred in the YT Superhero High or whatever. Apart from that name what else they've pushed her in?
     
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    I don't think she's been pushed as much as Cyborg has, but I feel like she's the female version of this movement.

    I do recall them putting her in one of the Titans movies, at the beginning of it anyways and of course all the DC Superhero Girls variations shows/movies.

    I just don't find her particularly interesting and if they just wanted to push an african american superhero into their shows, go for Vixen, she's an awesome character with a rich history and cool power that would translate well to animation. Bumblebee just comes off as a "Wasp" knockoff to me.
     
  24. Primal Slayer

    Primal Slayer Let the Siren scream

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    The character was a TT in the comics so showing up for 5mins in a TT film makes sense. She's far from the female variation imo.
     
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    Bumblebee was probably chosen, as opposed to someone like Vixen, because she has a cute fairy like look, which is easy to market towards little girls. She's also DC's first Black female superhero so she has history on her side. I like Bumblebee, so you'll never hear me complain about her inclusion in anything.
     

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