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Krypton’s Heroes Assemble in “Transformation”

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: Three Zods, an El, and a Vex walk into a bar… But I’m getting ahead of myself. This is an episode about true colours. In the case of Daron, that would be coward’s yellow as he throws his own daughter under the Brainiac […]

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Krypton Makes Strange Bedfellows in “Civil Wars”

So I’m obviously a little slow on the uptake these days. Despite the Commander revealing in “House of Zod” that he is Lyta’s future son, I was still taken by surprise when Adam Strange pops up and identifies him as THE General Zod from the Superman timeline. The action was […]

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Krypton Underestimates the “House of Zod”

There’s something brewing in the realm of Krypton. Actually, a lot of somethings and although the series is ostensibly centred on the single remaining representative of the House of El, the other factions orbiting Seg are proving far more interesting. First and foremost, there’s Lyta Zod who escapes execution when […]

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There’s a Deeper Meaning to Krypton’s “Word of Rao”

There’s a distinct change in tone this week’s offering. A declaration of love (although not to the subject concerned), insect-based torture, a political coup in the works, and the always gut-wrenching emotional-blackmail of putting a child in a position of danger. Seg is all over the place in this story. […]

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It’s All About Timing in Krypton’s “The Rankless Initiative”

There’s an unfortunate trend in these early episodes of Krypton where the problems seem to be piling up faster than they can be solved. Meanwhile, there are hints of more interesting relationships than what the surface would suggest. Picking up where we left off, Seg and Adam Strange take the Brainiac […]

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Krypton Launches Major Players in “House of El”

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that Krypton takes a classic hero’s journey approach to telling Seg’s story. Because, without a doubt, it is Seg’s story. True, Lyta gets some cool airtime (and I will discuss the change in her circumstances at the end) but ultimately she will prove to either be Seg’s […]

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Krypton’s Pilot Promises a Season of Strange Adventure and Epic Drama

Kal-El, my future grandson, this is the story of the House of El. Our ending is yet to be written but this is how we began. Ours is a story of sacrifice and triumph, how the House of El led a revolution against tyranny. The story of your family isn’t […]