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What is the point in a Krypton TV show?

In a similar vein to Gotham, Superman is getting an origin TV show called Krypton. Wait, wasn’t there already that show that lasted for 10 years called Smallville? And also this show doesn’t even have Clark Kent in it, or his famous parents, but his grandparents?!! Ummm, let’s […]

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Do Superheroes need dead parents?

So I think we have all picked up on a recurring theme that goes on in superhero origin stories. Dead parents. From Batman to Spiderman, a lot of our favourite heroes have dead parents. Even those that initially didn’t have dead parents, have had their origin story changed […]