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'Krypton' Is Superhero TV's Soapy New Guilty Pleasure

Daily Beast - 22 Mar 2018
Good news: I've got your new guilty pleasure right here, and its name is Krypton. Airing on Syfy, Krypton follows Superman's grandfather, Seg-El (Cameron Cuffe) as he reckons with the tarnished legacy of his own grandfather, Val-El (Ian McElhinney ...

Turns Out Krypton Was Infinitely More Insane Than We Thought

Gizmodo - 19 Apr 2018
When Krypton was first announced, many people dismissed it as a simple prequel starring Superman's grandfather. Then it was revealed that the stakes were much higher: Brainiac had gone back in time to attack the planet and prevent Superman from ever ...

What Syfy's Superman prequel series Krypton is doing right

The Verge - 12 Apr 2018
Superman's origin story is so well-known that Grant Morrison opened his All-Star Superman series by summing it up in just eight words: “Doomed planet. Desperate scientists. Last hope. Kindly couple.” Krypton showrunner Cameron Welsh, who cites All-Star ...

Krypton has a very Game of Thrones-like problem

AV Club - 12 Apr 2018
To illustrate what exactly makes Krypton's storytelling feel so wonky, let's talk about Game of Thrones for a second. The very first scene of HBO's fantasy mega-hit established that an ancient race of evil snowmen was approaching civilization—very ...

Krypton: Secrets of the House of Zod

Den of Geek US - 18 Apr 2018
While nobody is likely to mistake a despotic theocrat like the Voice of Rao for a good guy, Krypton plays it surprisingly coy with its villains. The House of Vex, of the Lawmaker's Guild, may not be terribly nice, but Superman fans are most likely to ...

DC Tuesdays: A traveler's guide to the cities of Krypton

Syfy Wire - 11 Apr 2018
Located in the red-sunned Rao System of the Andromeda Galaxy, Superman's home planet of Krypton is a hostile and diverse world of exotic flora and fauna, breathtaking natural wonders, and odd atmospheric anomalies. Besides the domed capital city of ...

Vex Appeal: Krypton's Wallis Day Interview

KryptonSite (blog) - 21 Apr 2018
Nyssa-Vex has been one of the most mysterious characters on Krypton so far, though even when layers are peeled away, she seems to become even more fascinating. Part of this has been because of the performance of Wallis Day as this calculating character ...

DOOMSDAY Foreshadowed in New Syfy KRYPTON Promo

Newsarama - 19 Apr 2018
DOOMSDAY Foreshadowed in New Syfy KRYPTON Promo. By George Marston, Newsarama Contributor April 19, 2018 09:57am ET. Doomsday Credit: DC Comics. A new trailer for SyFy's Krypton namedrops the Kryptonian monster Doomsday as a weapon to be used against ...

7 Best Superman Comics to Learn About Krypton

IGN - 17 Apr 2018
By Tyler Huckabee SyFy's Krypton TV series takes place on Superman's home planet 200 years before he was born. If you want to know more about the history of Krypton and its role in the universe, then check out these must-read comics to educate yourself ...

'Krypton': This Is Not Your Father's Man-of-Steel Mythology

RollingStone.com - 29 Mar 2018
Syfy's clever Krypton isn't just another origin story – it's the origin behind the origin, going back a couple of generations into Superman's family history, on his native planet. Cameron Cuffe stars as Seg-El, Superman's grandfather, hundreds of years ...

SyFy's 'Krypton' beats Fox's 'Gotham' hands down | Comic Box

NJ.com - 04 Apr 2018
Part of comic book fandom is the constant debate over who is better, who would win in a fight, which hero has the coolest powers or costume, and so on and so on and so on. It's not just the characters who are subject to this, of course. The companies ...

DC Reveals New Superman Villain Who REALLY Destroyed Krypton

Screen Rant - 18 Apr 2018
WARNING: This article contains SPOILERS for Action Comics #1000. –. When it was announced that Brian Michael Bendis' first DC assignment would be a Superman story with artwork by Jim Lee, it was suspected that something big was in the works, even ...

Krypton: Who Is Dev-Em?

Den of Geek US - 06 Apr 2018
Dev-Em is a curious character on Syfy's Superman prequel series, Krypton, in that his scenes are brief but packed with so much smoldering conviction that most viewers are likely wondering if they're supposed to root for him as he quietly supports Lyta ...

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