Who are fans of Katana and why do you like her?

#1 Posted by jhazzroucher (15062 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't wanna be the first one to share but since I'm the one creating the thread, I feel like obliged to.

So the first time I saw Katana was in Batman: The Brave and the Bold cartoon series. The first time I saw her, I already felt her strong personality. Her appearance looks interesting already.

So i really tried googling who she is until i got her name. She's a cool character.

#2 Posted by jhazzroucher (15062 posts) - - Show Bio

anybody?

#3 Posted by Avenging-X-Bolt (12506 posts) - - Show Bio

as an Outsiders fan, i appreciate her but am not all that interested in her personally.

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#4 Posted by Bogey (934 posts) - - Show Bio

First time I seen her is when they re-released the old Batman and the Outsiders comics that my grandpa drew. She's okay, definitely like her NEW 52 outfit.

#5 Posted by Donovan Montgomery (5415 posts) - - Show Bio

@Bogey: Jim Aparo is your Grand Pappy? That's pretty awesome :)

Anyway, that was my first sighting of Katana (the original not the reprint) and although she's not on the top of my list of favorite characters she is close because I like the more "down to earth" heroes more often than not. I liked the rest of the Outsiders to.

Unfortunately I have yet to see her in the show but her New 52 is alright so far in BoP.

#6 Posted by Strafe Prower (11887 posts) - - Show Bio

She's one of my favorite characters!

#7 Posted by Primebonnick (1731 posts) - - Show Bio

i am and much like lady shiva she is underrated and under used. Still i like they are using her more in the new 52.

#8 Posted by Outside_85 (8100 posts) - - Show Bio

Sadly I had my impression and interest in her rather ruined by how the last edition of the Outsiders ended, where she rather blindly followed the increasingly deranged Geo-Force simply because he was king. I can appreciate stalwart loyalty a long way, but that was just past the marker.

As for the New 52 version...well she rather seems to have traded the modern samurai in for a tech ninja, and we have quite a lot of those already, wearing bats on their chests.

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#9 Posted by Vitalius (1563 posts) - - Show Bio

She is a cool street level hero. And she has unique style and she is strong fighter.

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