Arrow

Since there's a whole world of media out there, not just comics!

Arrow

Postby Freak » Fri May 18, 2012 1:22 pm

User avatar
Freak
Global Moderator
Global Moderator
 
Posts: 819
Joined: Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:33 pm
Title: Doctor Nemesis

Re: Arrow

Postby Ult_Sm86 » Fri May 18, 2012 3:16 pm

In all honesty, with no intention of trolls whatsoever, this looks terrible.

Actionwise yeah, it looks great. Good work on that.

But Oliver Queen is a sarcastic, funny, easy-to-get-along-with-guy. This looks... morbid and serious.

Also, is he killing people? I thought Queen doesn't kill? How can he be on the Justice League if he kills people? This looks like the Twilight Generation got a hold of a comic book hero and completely warped him.
User avatar
Ult_Sm86
Dread Pirate
Dread Pirate
 
Posts: 5803
Joined: Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:59 pm
Location: Boogie Wonderland
Title: Passive Antagonist
Nightscrawlearth Character: :hellboy :r2

Re: Arrow

Postby Freak » Fri May 18, 2012 3:20 pm

He's jsut come off an island after five years alone, cut the guy some slack :3
User avatar
Freak
Global Moderator
Global Moderator
 
Posts: 819
Joined: Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:33 pm
Title: Doctor Nemesis

Re: Arrow

Postby steyn » Fri May 18, 2012 3:21 pm

Why did they make batman green?
User avatar
steyn
Global Moderator
Global Moderator
 
Posts: 3970
Joined: Sun Sep 14, 2003 12:16 pm
Location: Space.
Title: The furry one.
Nightscrawlearth Character: :bunny

Re: Arrow

Postby Freak » Fri May 18, 2012 3:24 pm

Screw. You! D:<
User avatar
Freak
Global Moderator
Global Moderator
 
Posts: 819
Joined: Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:33 pm
Title: Doctor Nemesis

Re: Arrow

Postby Slarti » Fri May 18, 2012 4:26 pm

Down boy. :P

Like I said in chat, if it doesn't have Justin Hartley in tight green leather I'm not going for it. :naughty

But in all seriousness, Scott is excited for it. He may be a bit bummed that he's not the same kind of character as Smallville Ollie though.
User avatar
Slarti
Global Moderator
Global Moderator
 
Posts: 5573
Joined: Thu Jun 27, 2002 2:25 pm
Title: Damn Not Given
Nightscrawlearth Character: :icey :phoenix

Re: Arrow

Postby Ult_Sm86 » Sat May 19, 2012 1:53 am

That's where most my disappointment is coming from. Why wouldn't they just stick with the same Ollie? It's even the same network. Same show creators.
User avatar
Ult_Sm86
Dread Pirate
Dread Pirate
 
Posts: 5803
Joined: Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:59 pm
Location: Boogie Wonderland
Title: Passive Antagonist
Nightscrawlearth Character: :hellboy :r2

Re: Arrow

Postby JackSkulls » Sat May 19, 2012 3:22 pm

*drop kicks steyn and ty* RAWR leave ollie alone :P He's more pimp than batman and you guys just can't deal with it :P oh and he does kill, not much but I have a few issues where he kills. It's usually a have to situation but he's not afraid to do what has to be done.
User avatar
JackSkulls
Butt Monkey
Butt Monkey
 
Posts: 335
Joined: Mon Jan 18, 2010 11:02 pm
Nightscrawlearth Character: :maverick :shaman

Re: Arrow

Postby Ult_Sm86 » Sat May 19, 2012 4:09 pm

It looks like punisher in Robin Hood get up, honestly
User avatar
Ult_Sm86
Dread Pirate
Dread Pirate
 
Posts: 5803
Joined: Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:59 pm
Location: Boogie Wonderland
Title: Passive Antagonist
Nightscrawlearth Character: :hellboy :r2

Re: Arrow

Postby JackSkulls » Sat May 19, 2012 4:11 pm

I haven't watched the post yet cuz I'm at work, but that's what green arrow is in some of his stuff, just a lot more virtuous, and smarter
User avatar
JackSkulls
Butt Monkey
Butt Monkey
 
Posts: 335
Joined: Mon Jan 18, 2010 11:02 pm
Nightscrawlearth Character: :maverick :shaman

Re: Arrow

Postby Ult_Sm86 » Sat May 19, 2012 4:58 pm

He looks completely void of any virtue in this. He just seems pissed his millionaire daddy got killed.
User avatar
Ult_Sm86
Dread Pirate
Dread Pirate
 
Posts: 5803
Joined: Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:59 pm
Location: Boogie Wonderland
Title: Passive Antagonist
Nightscrawlearth Character: :hellboy :r2

Re: Arrow

Postby JackSkulls » Sat May 19, 2012 5:06 pm

lol well they did really change his character in the new 52 from what I've heard. I've been discouraged by a lot of people every time I think about buying it. So maybe they're just trying vainly to get him more popularity by making him edgier
User avatar
JackSkulls
Butt Monkey
Butt Monkey
 
Posts: 335
Joined: Mon Jan 18, 2010 11:02 pm
Nightscrawlearth Character: :maverick :shaman

Re: Arrow

Postby steyn » Sat May 19, 2012 5:08 pm

Like BATMAN!
User avatar
steyn
Global Moderator
Global Moderator
 
Posts: 3970
Joined: Sun Sep 14, 2003 12:16 pm
Location: Space.
Title: The furry one.
Nightscrawlearth Character: :bunny

Re: Arrow

Postby JackSkulls » Sat May 19, 2012 5:17 pm

>-> No he's not whiney
User avatar
JackSkulls
Butt Monkey
Butt Monkey
 
Posts: 335
Joined: Mon Jan 18, 2010 11:02 pm
Nightscrawlearth Character: :maverick :shaman

Re: Arrow

Postby Ult_Sm86 » Sat May 19, 2012 5:32 pm

New52 Bat is not whiney
User avatar
Ult_Sm86
Dread Pirate
Dread Pirate
 
Posts: 5803
Joined: Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:59 pm
Location: Boogie Wonderland
Title: Passive Antagonist
Nightscrawlearth Character: :hellboy :r2

Re: Arrow

Postby JackSkulls » Sat May 19, 2012 5:35 pm

then it's not batman >->
User avatar
JackSkulls
Butt Monkey
Butt Monkey
 
Posts: 335
Joined: Mon Jan 18, 2010 11:02 pm
Nightscrawlearth Character: :maverick :shaman

Re: Arrow

Postby Ult_Sm86 » Sat May 19, 2012 7:19 pm

You should read it, it's good. ;)


Anyways -- this show had a lot of potential. I'd be impressed if they can turn what I watched into something halfway decent.
User avatar
Ult_Sm86
Dread Pirate
Dread Pirate
 
Posts: 5803
Joined: Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:59 pm
Location: Boogie Wonderland
Title: Passive Antagonist
Nightscrawlearth Character: :hellboy :r2

Re: Arrow

Postby fourpawsonthefloor » Sat May 19, 2012 11:24 pm

I'm going to watch it and reserve judgement from that. It usually takes a few episodes before the actors 'settle in' you know? Get the real feel for the character. That said, the sure do recycle through actors lately with this whole big red 'reboot' button. Sometimes that's interesting and sometimes it gives a lack of momentum and solidity that we come to crave.
User avatar
fourpawsonthefloor
Administrator
Administrator
 
Posts: 3958
Joined: Tue Nov 09, 2004 3:49 pm
Title: Executive Administrator

Re: Arrow

Postby Ult_Sm86 » Sun May 20, 2012 1:41 am

I try to judge things by their trailers being it is the direct objective of the trailer-makers that you do so. If you decide you love it, you're still judging it, but in a positive light, y'know? From what I'm seeing? Not worth my time. Then again, CW is really off my radar so far as networks go.

Maybe if it appears on Netflix I'll make a point to catch it though. From what I'm seeing though it looks like DC is really uninvolved in this. And that displeases me, greatly.
User avatar
Ult_Sm86
Dread Pirate
Dread Pirate
 
Posts: 5803
Joined: Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:59 pm
Location: Boogie Wonderland
Title: Passive Antagonist
Nightscrawlearth Character: :hellboy :r2


Return to Movies, TV, and Pop Culture

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot], Majestic-12 [Bot] and 1 guest