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Diane Darcy ([personal profile] aeka) wrote in [community profile] scans_daily2012-04-18 08:13 pm

Supergirl #8

After an exhaustingly long day (for me that is), I now bring you the introduction of Kara's new gal pal and roommate in the form of....

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Then, later at Siobhan's performance, this happens:

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Overall I enjoyed this issue and can't wait to see more of Silver Banshee!

On an unrelated note, is it me or is George Perez's art becoming increasingly bizarre each time? The way he's drawing eyes lately is looking freakishly creepy. :o

On another unrelated note...if Power Girl and Supergirl are supposed to be doppelgängers of each other shouldn't they know...alike? I get that Supergirl is supposed to be a teenager and Peege is supposed to be adult version of the character, but if Kara-L is supposed to be 22-23 in this new DCU and Kara-El around 17-18, then they shouldn't look too far apart in age? Kara-El looked 12 for most of this issue. :/

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[personal profile] icon_uk 2012-04-19 12:47 am (UTC)(link)
As soon as I saw the name Siobhan, I knew she HAD to be the Silver Banshee.

Can't see anything wrong with the eyes to be honest.
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[personal profile] jcbaggee 2012-04-19 07:39 am (UTC)(link)
Isn't Perez currently suffering an illness or some kind of problem that's making it difficult for him to draw? The man has been going at it for decades now.
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[personal profile] icon_uk 2012-04-19 11:13 am (UTC)(link)
Not that I've been aware of, he was sketching like a machine at the London Comic Con, and taking pre-convention commission orders for the rest of the year.
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[personal profile] crabby_lioness 2012-04-19 01:44 am (UTC)(link)
Perez always was found of her.

I never saw the appeal myself.
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[personal profile] icon_uk 2012-04-19 11:15 am (UTC)(link)
I think I see it; she has a simple and incredibly striking visual (Black and white, skull face superimposed over a human one. An interesting range of powers which make her a challenge for the Super-set (Though I thought Byrnes weird limitations were more annoying than anything) and a conveneintly vague range of motivations possible.
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[personal profile] eaglet_auditore 2012-04-19 01:58 am (UTC)(link)
I giggled madly at the scene with the television as a scene from the Star Trek IV movie flashed briefly into my mind.
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[identity profile] 2012-04-19 05:58 pm (UTC)(link)
Ha! Me, too! "Computer? Hello Computer?" "Just use the keyboard." "Keyboard. How quaint..."
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[personal profile] pallas_athena 2012-04-19 11:02 pm (UTC)(link)
...and suddenly Scotty can touch-type like a beast despite never having worked with a keyboard before.
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[personal profile] shadowpsykie 2012-04-20 03:33 am (UTC)(link)
though they do have keypads don't they? i imagine it's not much of a stretch?
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[personal profile] viridian5 2012-04-19 02:04 am (UTC)(link)
It's the noses that look odd to me.
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[personal profile] auggie18 2012-04-19 03:46 am (UTC)(link)
Man, I like this new Supergirl series. Still waiting for trades, though.
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[personal profile] big_daddy_d 2012-04-19 06:45 am (UTC)(link)
So is Silver Banshee a face in this new 52?
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[personal profile] eyz 2012-04-19 08:12 am (UTC)(link)
At least, ridiculous costume or not, the art is quite lovely and detailed! A bit 90s-ysh, but like the good ones.

It really looks like Supergirl is wearing a swimsuit instead of a costume. Particularly on that "getting her boots off sitting on the bed"-panel.... T

he Silver Banshee looks awful now! I mean, worse than before!!
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[personal profile] mullon 2012-04-19 01:16 pm (UTC)(link)
Why does every female Superman villain have to reform? His rogue's gallery is patheticaly small as it is.
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[personal profile] biod 2012-04-19 02:11 pm (UTC)(link)
Och, I have such a weakness for spunky, Scottish lasses. This new Banshee looks like a fun character, though I agree with Mullon that the number of girls trying to take out the Boy in Blue is lackluster.
Speaking of weakness, as much as I dislike the new costume: Page 2, panel 8. Mmmmmmmmm~
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[personal profile] lascoden 2012-04-20 01:09 am (UTC)(link)
Siobhan mentioned that her mother was dead, so maybe Siobhan will be "cured" or whatever and her mother will come back as Silver Banshee. Be an awkward relationship, having your friend's mother and father as your archnemeses. on the weakness
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[personal profile] shadowpsykie 2012-04-20 01:35 am (UTC)(link)
oh.... the Silver Banshee as not a Villain... i think i could really get to like this!
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[personal profile] shadowpsykie 2012-04-20 01:38 am (UTC)(link)
oh another question... how do Shioban and Kara understand eachother?
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[personal profile] shadowpsykie 2012-04-20 03:32 am (UTC)(link)
heh pretty cool, that must be how Kara learns English... i REALLY hope they keep Siobhan as if not a hero then not a villain. i like her in her first appearance... i LOVED her this issue :D