Does She Bear Any Resemblance to the Previous Version?

#1 Posted by Avalonia (297 posts) - - Show Bio

I can't say that I've read anything that she's appeared in previously to Superboy (to the point that I didn't even know it was her until I saw her credited in the issue). So is she anything like her old version, other than the red hair, that is?

#2 Posted by Inpa (39 posts) - - Show Bio

Seems pretty similar. Braniac girl who turns super strong. But It feels like in New-52 she's going to be able to turn off her super-poweredness looking self and revert back to her same old normal-human-looking self. Then again, I am stupid.

#3 Posted by Saren (24391 posts) - - Show Bio

Well she's a tall redhead with glasses. That hasn't changed. But her pre-DCnU incarnation was fan service 24/7.

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#4 Posted by DEGRAAF (7811 posts) - - Show Bio

Are they calling her a trader and spy now?

#5 Posted by jrock85 (2874 posts) - - Show Bio

@CitizenBane said:

Well she's a tall redhead with glasses. That hasn't changed. But her pre-DCnU incarnation was fan service 24/7.

I miss the pre-DCnU version. =P

#6 Posted by danhimself (21909 posts) - - Show Bio

@Avalonia said:

I can't say that I've read anything that she's appeared in previously to Superboy (to the point that I didn't even know it was her until I saw her credited in the issue). So is she anything like her old version, other than the red hair, that is?

right now it appears as though she's pretty much the same...though she was never able to turn her powers on and off before

despite the fan service of the original series it remains as one of my all time favorite series...you should really check it out if you get the chance...also there was another reboot to the Gen 13 series before the New 52 which was written by Gail Simone which was another great series with a little bit less fan service

#7 Posted by crackerjack82 (2606 posts) - - Show Bio

@danhimself: Damn you DC for ending wildstorm, So many great stories and people, Gen 13 and Wildcats were my favorites

#8 Posted by garrettsgonewild (73 posts) - - Show Bio

Fairchild in the Ravagers!

#9 Posted by jrock85 (2874 posts) - - Show Bio

@garrettsgonewild said:

Fairchild in the Ravagers!

She's a little to muscular on that cover.

#10 Posted by danhimself (21909 posts) - - Show Bio

@jrock85 said:

@garrettsgonewild said:

Fairchild in the Ravagers!

She's a little to muscular on that cover.

i always liked it when artists drew her less muscley....yeah she's superstrong but its a superpower she doesn't have to be ripped huge

#11 Posted by jrock85 (2874 posts) - - Show Bio

@danhimself: I really hope that they don't continue to draw her like that.

#12 Posted by MonkeyToe (386 posts) - - Show Bio

I read a lot of Gen 13 back in the 90s and to be honest, I didn't even realize the Super Boy Fairchild was the same until I saw the teaser at the back of the newest Super Boy saying that Grunge would be guesting next week.

#13 Posted by sethysquare (3843 posts) - - Show Bio

She certainly looks different, in the old series, she would get taller and have bigger boobs. Alot like She Hulk.

#14 Posted by jointron33 (1902 posts) - - Show Bio

She looks like a muscular squirrel

#15 Edited by midgard2 (55 posts) - - Show Bio

@jrock85: Ditto. I can't even read the new stuff she is in because they killed off the Gen 13 team.

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