Re: Is research needed for Mary Marvel? (Countdown spoilers)
Posted by Mike on May 20, 2007, 8:32 pm, in reply to "Is research needed for Mary Marvel? (Countdown spoilers)"
From the cover of 51, issue #47, it looks like you may be right. I can't wait to see what she does.
: Looks to me that she'll get her own source of
: powers, since the Olympian gods and heroes
: abilities are now up for grabs, while I
: think Billy now has the abilities of the
: gods that Shazam had, Voldar, Lumian, Arel,
: Ribalvei, Elbiam, and Marzosh, as well as
: the Rock of Eternity, now that he's the
: Don't know on whether she'll get dark gods,
: since Eclipso will be involved, or the
: source that she had in pre-crisis, but they
: may want to do research on those gods and
: Like say Beauty of Aurora which seems to be
: about renewal which could be a source of
: invulnerability like the Courage of Achilles
: and Mehen.
: While Ariadne is said to be a fertility
: goddess which seems more like stamina, then
: skill, which Minerva could have provided
: with her wisdom.
: The rest seem right like with Hippolyta who
: gained superhuman strength from exposure of
: some type of magical energy that allowed her
: to become the second Wonder Woman, but they
: may want to look into Selena to see what she
: would be about.
: "Grace" could perhaps be made to
: mean a possible wrath, power, if Selena ever
: got angry.
: It probably should be something like this.
: Grace of Selena (awesome power)
: Strength of Hippolyta (super strength)
: Skill of Ariadne (super stamina)
: Fleetness of Zephyrus (super speed and
: Beauty of Aurora (nigh-invulnerability)
: Wisdom of Minerva (supernatural intuition)
: Something to help her live up to her bad
: girl image that she's getting if she getting
: her original source of powers without any
: help from "big brother" since I
: read that she shared Captain Marvelís powers
: of invulnerability, stamina, and courage in
: the pre-crisis days.
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