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Tube Bits For 03/09/2009

Superhero flavored bits today! Mmmmm. In a move sure to shock and enrage John, NBC has given the green light to season 4 of Heroes! I guess NBC must not have anything else in [...]

March 9, 2009 // 3 Comments

Tim Kring Apologizes to Fans (Again)

Apparently, Heroes creator Tim Kring is sending apology emails to some bloggers (not us) for his remarks last week. (See: Tim Kring Blames Audience for the Suckage That is [...]

November 24, 2008 // 5 Comments

Heroes Season 3 Propaganda Bomb

Here’s a tip for the writers of Heroes: when you’re coming off a sucky season 2, don’t start your season 3 pep rally with Nikki – the single worst [...]

May 20, 2008 // 3 Comments

Is Heroes Worth Waiting For?

Short Answer: No. Longer answer: Having been away from the show, I’ve had time to reflect. I realized that no show warrants the viewer frustration it put me through. I [...]

February 11, 2008 // 13 Comments

2007: A Year in Review – John’s Take

Continuing my annual tradition, this is a year-end summary of my personal sf/fantasy/horror experiences for 2007. Note: These are not necessarily things that first appeared [...]

January 1, 2008 // 7 Comments

Heroes Season 3 Sneak Peek

Did you know there was a Jules Verne Adventures Film Festival? Well there was, from Dec. 5 – 15 in Los Angeles. Aside from screening many films and appearances by [...]

December 21, 2007 // 10 Comments

Heroes Continues Online

I know that many fans, and most of us here, were disappointed with the second season of Heroes. However, I continue to be impressed with the way NBC is using the internet to [...]

December 6, 2007 // 12 Comments

Thoughts on the Heroes Mid-Season Finale

Last night was the writers’ strike-imposed mid-season finale of Heroes. And I have to say…meh. I still maintain that, overall, Heroes season 2 has sucked. There [...]

December 4, 2007 // 11 Comments

Has Heroes Redeemed Itself?

After whining about how much Heroes season 2 sucks, I think it’s only fair that I give credit where credit is due. This week’s episode, “Four Months [...]

November 14, 2007 // 10 Comments

Is Heroes Primed for a Comeback?

In a recent Entertainment Weekly article, Heroes creator Tim Kring admitted the show is broken. He critiques the show and cites many of the same problems fans did, including: [...]

November 8, 2007 // 5 Comments

Heroes Season 2 Officially Sucks

I have not hidden that fact that I have a love/hate relationship with Heroes. I warmed up to the show in Season 1 despite my early annoyance and later misgivings. But in [...]

November 1, 2007 // 66 Comments

How Do You Like Heroes Season 2 So Far?

Three episodes into the new season of Heroes and I can’t seem to shake this love/hate relationship I have with the show. These episodes have done nothing to dispel my [...]

October 10, 2007 // 22 Comments

About Last Night: Heroes Season Premier

So, with the long wait finally over, NBC debuted season 2 of Heroes, to much fan anticipation. But did the writers and producers manage to shake off the disappointing finale [...]

September 25, 2007 // 15 Comments

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