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15th Jun '17 12:02:23 AM Hellhopper
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* ''Webcomic/JL8'', being an homage to old Franchise/{{Justice League|of America}} comics, uses them where appropriate. [[http://limbero.org/jl8/171 For example]].

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* ''Webcomic/JL8'', being an homage to old Franchise/{{Justice League|of America}} comics, uses them where appropriate. [[http://limbero.org/jl8/171 org/jl8/172 For example]].
18th Mar '17 5:14:03 AM rafi
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** In ''Comicbook/TheSupergirlFromKrypton'' Superman and Darkseid are surrounded by masses of orange and black dots when they fight in the Sun.
6th Feb '17 2:23:42 AM StFan
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Wizards}}'' has these from time to time, most visible when [[WizardClassic Avatar]] shorts-out [[KillerRobot Necron 99]] after the latter [[spoiler:kills Elinore's father.]] It's very much in keeping with the movie's general worship of countercultural '60s Comics.



* The Emotions in ''WesternAnimation/InsideOut'' all have Kirby Crackle on their skin, which gives them a distinctive grainy texture.[[/folder]]

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* The Emotions in ''WesternAnimation/InsideOut'' all have Kirby Crackle on their skin, which gives them a distinctive grainy texture.texture.
* ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyEquestriaGirlsLegendOfEverfree'': As part of Gloriosa's transformation sequence, there is an effect of black-and-white energy dots rolling over her clothes and turning them into Gaea Everfree's supervillainess costume.
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Wizards}}'' has these from time to time, most visible when [[WizardClassic Avatar]] shorts-out [[KillerRobot Necron 99]] after the latter [[spoiler: kills Elinore's father.]] It's very much in keeping with the movie's general worship of countercultural '60s Comics.
* ''WesternAnimation/{{Ben 10}}'' has a bunch of Kirby Crackle against a green background during most of Ben's transformations. Also, the 0 in ''Ben 10'' has a bunch of dots in the middle. This makes sense, as the series was influenced by comics. The main character's EmbarrassingMiddleName? Benjamin ''Kirby'' Tennyson.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Wizards}}'' has these from time to time, most visible when [[WizardClassic Avatar]] shorts-out [[KillerRobot Necron 99]] after the latter [[spoiler: kills Elinore's father.]] It's very much in keeping with the movie's general worship of countercultural '60s Comics.
* ''WesternAnimation/{{Ben 10}}''
''WesternAnimation/Ben10'' has a bunch of Kirby Crackle against a green background during most of Ben's transformations. Also, the 0 in ''Ben 10'' has a bunch of dots in the middle. This makes sense, as the series was influenced by comics. The main character's EmbarrassingMiddleName? Benjamin ''Kirby'' Tennyson.
23rd Dec '16 12:03:22 AM Tron80
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** In ''Comicbook/TheSupergirlFromKrypton'' Superman and Darkseid are surrounded by masses of orange and black dots when they fight in the Sun.
5th Dec '16 12:10:45 AM Tron80
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** In ''Comicbook/YoungLove'''s second panel, masses of black dots are used to represent the space void.
4th Dec '16 1:52:24 AM Tron80
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* [[ComicBook/InfiniteCrisis Alexander]] [[ComicBook/LexLuthor Luthor]] Jr.'s powers tend to rely heavily on this. What they actually are is not elaborated on further than "dimensional abilities."

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* [[ComicBook/InfiniteCrisis Alexander]] ''ComicBook/InfiniteCrisis'': Alexander [[ComicBook/LexLuthor Luthor]] Jr.'s powers tend to rely heavily on this. What they actually are is not elaborated on further than "dimensional abilities."
4th Dec '16 1:50:41 AM Tron80
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* In Franchise/{{Superman}} story ''Comicbook/WarWorld'', masses of black dots are frequently used to represent nebulas and the space void.
16th Nov '16 2:48:27 AM Tron80
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** In ''[[Comicbook/{{Supergirl 1972}} Supergirl Vol 1]]'' #2, masses of white and black dots are used to depict currents of sea foam when Supergirl swims.
27th Oct '16 12:02:53 AM Tron80
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* ''Comicbook/{{Supergirl}}'': Kirby Crackle were often used in the ''Comicbook/RedDaughterOfKrypton'' storyline, when [[http://infinitecomix.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/SprGrl-28-2.jpg Supergirl's eyes poured sheer red energy]] or her BattleAura [[http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-d7rt4OOOMBE/U0pMV4L3ugI/AAAAAAAACUk/zLSydgkM9Rc/s1600/Red+Lantern+%252329+%25284%2529.jpg flared up]].

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* ''Comicbook/{{Supergirl}}'': ''Comicbook/{{Supergirl}}'':
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Kirby Crackle were often used in the ''Comicbook/RedDaughterOfKrypton'' storyline, when [[http://infinitecomix.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/SprGrl-28-2.jpg Supergirl's eyes poured sheer red energy]] or her BattleAura [[http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-d7rt4OOOMBE/U0pMV4L3ugI/AAAAAAAACUk/zLSydgkM9Rc/s1600/Red+Lantern+%252329+%25284%2529.jpg flared up]].up]].
** In ''Comicbook/ManyHappyReturns'', this effect was used when Kara was flying in the second-to-last-issue.
27th Aug '16 11:46:28 PM Hylarn
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The Kirby Crackle are a method of showing a crackle of energy such as a lightning bolt or a BattleAura. They've been widely used in US superhero comics ever since they were first developed, by influential artist Creator/JackKirby in the 1960s. Sometimes referred to as 'Kirby Dots'.

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The Kirby Crackle Dots are a method of showing a crackle of energy such as a lightning bolt or a BattleAura. They've been widely used in US superhero comics ever since they were first developed, by influential artist Creator/JackKirby in the 1960s. Sometimes referred to as 'Kirby Dots'.
Crackle'.



Not related to [[Franchise/{{Kirby}} a dot named Kirby]]. Name is used as a ShoutOut by the Nerdrock Band Music/{{Kirby Krackle|Music}}.

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Not related to be confused with [[Franchise/{{Kirby}} a dot named Kirby]]. Name is used as a ShoutOut by Kirby]] or the Nerdrock Band Music/{{Kirby Krackle|Music}}.
Krackle|Music}}.
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