We can be Heroes.

29 10 2006

This is a tough one. I love it, but millions won’t. If you don’t like comic books, forget it. If you like your stories based firmly in reality, no go. If you can’t handle a bit of Sci-fi, the dream is over.

If you are still reading, this may be for you. Heroes is the story of 9 ordinary people who find they suddenly have extraordinary powers. That’s it. That’s all I can say. It starts off slow, but by episode 4 your head will be spinning. It is actually *better than the premise suggests. Granted there is *a lot* of cheesy dialogue, the sort found in a summer blockbuster written for people who drool when they talk, but if you can put up with that, heroes has an intelligent plot (so far) worthy of Chris Claremont’s finest X-Men story, days of Future Past. In fact, avid X-Men fans may see this as a bit of a rip-off.

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