May 6, 2006, 3:20 a.m. CST
Hello. Man, it is the end of an era. I have already seen the final episodes, but I shall watch them once more. I will miss this series. The Justice League is dead!!! LONG LIVE THE JUSTICE LEAGUE!!!
May 6, 2006, 3:44 a.m. CST
by Captain Comet
the next episode. We get to see what Superman can REALLY do. and its GREAT.
May 6, 2006, 5:02 a.m. CST
by Napoleon Park
Penultimate JLU and they're barely in it? Villains vs. More Villains?... in space! Luthor is such a genius he can use Gorilla City superscience to turn a force field into a space drive? And a disingeniously alluded to surprise twist that's no surprise to readers of this site - we knew who the final baddie will be months ago. Still, Luthor uses superscience and Magick to try to find the Brainiac program and summons someone trying to trace the Antilife Equation. Does this mean the Antilife Aquation is a computer program you can download off the Universal Web? Damn all good things for ending, but this is gonna be good - and next week's even better. ***** The DC Universe line of shows wil be sorely missed when it's gone (as will Alias. At least House, Boston Legal and Las Vegas are locks for coming back. Too bad they messed Commander In Chief up so badly.) And please don't let whatever [adult swim] has up their sleeves be as sucktastic as their "are those real shows or is this a joke" previews make them look. Oh well, they still have The Boondocks. Lets hope for the best with the CW's The Batman/Supergirl and the Legion of Superheroes hour - maybe American animation's last best hope. (Boondocks is anime.) I ramble in my dispair, but JLU was the best adaptation of a comic book and certainly of DC's iconic heroes ever. Do you suppose if Warners had put this on a minor major network like The WB in a weekday primetime slot it might have gotteen some decent ratings? Hell, if Smallboy could last five seeasons, how could a _good_ adaptation of the DCU possibly miss? I mean, other than the default answer that only a portion of the populat ion is literate, only a small section of that group reads for entertainment and only a small subsection of that group reads comics and only part of that group reads DC comics and presumably only a subsection of that small group would love this show as much as we do. (That's the AICN talkbackers in general, not the royal 'we'. We don't play that.)
May 6, 2006, 5:34 a.m. CST
by Drunken Irishman
I only alluded to it because it came as a surprise to me. I genuinely had no idea what was going to happen.
May 6, 2006, 6:04 a.m. CST
Every time I miss something in the credits and every time I pay for it!
May 6, 2006, 10:31 a.m. CST
think Hugh Laurie would make a great Sinestro if they dyed his hair black for a Green Lantern movie? Just pondering.
May 6, 2006, 10:33 a.m. CST
by Deadwood Dan
Saw both of the last two episodes last week. Canada rocks!
May 6, 2006, 11:19 a.m. CST
Already. ITA, ChikeX. Even though I've complained about the CN scheduling, at least there were eppies to look forward to. Now, after the finale airs - no more. I haven't seen much promotion for the final two though, which is disappointing, but I guess why start now right? Anyway, it sounds like a fantastic eppy, despite the Justice Leaguers not being in it much. (Flash!) Speaking of Michael Rosensbaum (*sigh*), Herc, could we have a TalkBack next week for the "SV" finale? I hope. Thank you! And thank you, Drunken Irishman, for the review. Nearly here for me, over 12 hours to go.
May 6, 2006, 11:35 a.m. CST
by hank henshaw
Napoleon, It's not a spin-off from JLU's episode, and there is no Supergirl. Apparently, the Legion goes back in time to retrieve Superman and get Superboy instead. It will be more like the Teen Titans cartoons. I guess that the only way to see the Timm/Dini characters again will be through DTV movies. If so...
May 6, 2006, 1:11 p.m. CST
...the final episode is very cool; which we'd find out what happened, but we never will because CARTOON NETWORK SUCKS.
May 6, 2006, 3:37 p.m. CST
by R.C. the "Wise"
It's all in the marketing. Just look at the cover of the new superman animated movie on DVD. Look how ridiculous the cover looks compared to the quality animation, story, music, and voice talents that are featured on the show. The Japanese at least treat their animation shows with a little respect. Most of the shows written on the Justice League, former Superman/Batman animated series where as good if not better than the mainstream dramas that receive all the critical acclaim.
May 6, 2006, 9:04 p.m. CST
www.youtube.com search 'justice league' and the last two episodes are posted in their entire...ness
May 6, 2006, 9:06 p.m. CST
Has he ever been portrayed in JLU?
May 6, 2006, 10:25 p.m. CST
When did Superman kill Darkseid?
May 6, 2006, 11:11 p.m. CST
Nice 1.I waited 3 months to watch that.I found this as well if anybody is interested http://tinyurl.com/gspen.
May 6, 2006, 11:36 p.m. CST
This week's episode: Alive! Next week's: Destroyer. Considered by many (fans and critics alike) to be the band KISS' two best albums.
May 7, 2006, 12:44 a.m. CST
by Big Bad Clone
That episode in which Wonder Woman becomes a pig.
May 7, 2006, 1:53 a.m. CST
by Captain Comet
He killed him in "Twilight" when he left him in the exploding Brainiac-asteroid base in the depths of space.
May 7, 2006, 8:59 a.m. CST
That was some great stuff, but what sucks is that I have only seen 3 complete episodes this season. One episode I dozed off on, becaue I was all doped up on meds. Yeah I know I need to get a TIVO. With the way CN scheduled the episodes and practically never repeating them. Again yeah I know I need to get a TIVO. So um next weeks episode is the last one ever from what I am understanding. If so, is it only 30 minutes. I really hope we don't get short changed. Seems to me it needs to be 60 min. Thanks Captian Comet, because I did not remember Darkseid getting killed as well, and apparently I missed the episode "Twilight" was that from this current season. I guess I'll have to wait for this season DVD.
May 7, 2006, 2:14 p.m. CST
At least they are going out with great eps. After next week, I will never watch Cartoon Network again.
May 7, 2006, 9:51 p.m. CST
Good thing too, didn't look like anyone who backed Grodd ended well. At least no one really important was on the losing side. But now I'm confused, how the hell did Luthor and his group survive? Talk about a finale. I'm kinda sorry things ended so suddenly for the Legion of Doom, but at least there's a resolution to this season.
May 8, 2006, 2:39 a.m. CST
The JLU is now on the Boomerang (cable and satellite) Channel, every night at 8PM followed by animated Superman and Batman. Recently they had an all day Sunday marathon of back-to-back JLU episodes, including the 2 part 'Twilight' episode that was one of the only ones I missed since CN rarely repeated them.
May 8, 2006, 12:12 p.m. CST
by Borgnine JR
more often? I'm seldom around on a Saturday night.
May 8, 2006, 12:30 p.m. CST
CN screwed the pooch on this deal.
July 10, 2008, 4:18 a.m. CST
Yes, it's another one. I could surf nodes forever. I keep thinking of old articles I want to read, but I have no idea how to find them. The search engine has always been completely worthless.