Follow TV Tropes

Following

History Recap / JusticeLeagueUnlimitedS1E11WakeTheDead

Go To



* NoSell: The revived Grundy is immune to Dr. Fate's magic and capable of absorbing A.M.A.Z.O.'s power, which spooks the lattermost so much he retreats ''lightyears'' to ponder it. He is, however, tremendously weak to Shayera's Nth Metal mace.



* NoSell: The revived Grundy is immune to Dr. Fate's magic and capable of absorbing A.M.A.Z.O.'s power, which spooks the lattermost so much he retreats ''lightyears'' to ponder it. He is, however, tremendously weak to Shayera's Nth Metal mace.


* NotHisSled: Superman's vote for keeping a member in the League like in ''ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmericaTowerOfBabel''. Only in that story, he sided with Wonder Woman, Aquaman, and Plastic Man in kicking Batman out. Here, he sided with Flash and J'onn in letting Shayera stay.

to:

* NotHisSled: Superman's vote for keeping a member in the League like compared to his vote in ''ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmericaTowerOfBabel''. Only in In that story, he sided with Wonder Woman, Aquaman, and Plastic Man in kicking Batman out. Here, out.; here, he sided with Flash and J'onn in letting Shayera stay.


* TheBerserker: [[CameBackWrong Grundy]] resurrects as a mindless monster that, in the words of Dr. Fate, "feels only rage and craves only oblivion".
* BringIt: At one point, Vixen is alone against Grundy, protecting an unconscious Green Lantern, knowing she's outmatched. Rather than run or cower, she [[DefiantToTheEnd pops her claws]] and snarls "come with it, then!". Luckily, [[BigDamnHeroes Superman]] arrives before Grundy can turn Vixen into a greasy smear.



-->'''Aquaman''': Such scintillating reparte. I get better conversation from the android.\\

to:

-->'''Aquaman''': Such scintillating reparte.repartee. I get better conversation from the android.\\



* TheJuggernaut: The resurrected Grundy is a lot stronger than he was before, now capable of outmuscling ''Superman'', and he shrugs off everything that the League throws at him. Even Dr. Fate's magic and A.M.A.Z.O.'s nigh-infinite power are useless against him. The only thing that affects him is Shayera's Nth metal mace.



* UngratefulTownsfolk: After ending Grundy and saving the city, its citizens throw angry remarks at Shayera as they have not forgiven or forgotten the Thanagarian takeover incident she was involved in back in "Starcrossed". She still has a long way to go towards being forgiven.
* TheUnintelligible: Grundy only grunts and screams. This was actually always intended before the writers knew that they wouldn't be able to record Creator/MarkHamill.

to:

* UngratefulTownsfolk: After ending Grundy and saving the city, its citizens throw angry remarks at Shayera as they have not forgiven or forgotten the Thanagarian takeover incident she was involved in back in "Starcrossed". She still has a long way to go towards being forgiven.
forgiven. That said, a woman and her child, whom Shayera saved during the battle, take a moment to thank her, showing that, while her reputation may be tarnished, Shayera's still a hero.
* TheUnintelligible: Grundy only grunts and screams. This was actually always intended before the writers knew that they wouldn't be able to record Creator/MarkHamill.Creator/MarkHamill.
* YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre: Shayera takes the jeers of the UngratefulTownsfolk lying down, remarking that she deserves it. Then, a woman and her child whom she saved in the battle push through the crowd:
-->'''Woman''': You saved our lives. God bless you, ''chica halcon''.\\
'''Green Lantern''': You deserve that, too.


* NotHisSled: Superman's vote for keeping a member in the League like in ''ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmericaTowerOfBabel''. Only in that story, he sided with Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Flash, and Plastic Man in kicking Batman out. Here, he sided with Flash and J'onn in letting Shayera stay.

to:

* NotHisSled: Superman's vote for keeping a member in the League like in ''ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmericaTowerOfBabel''. Only in that story, he sided with Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Flash, and Plastic Man in kicking Batman out. Here, he sided with Flash and J'onn in letting Shayera stay.



* TheReveal: At the end of [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before the justice League could reveal their decision, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely Flash and J'onn [[note]] they were both shown to take her side during the League's debate [[/note]]) and two against (likely Wonder Woman and Batman [[note]] Diana argued against Shayera rejoining and is still bitter after she rejoins the League. Process of elimination leaves Batman as the other "no" vote, which also fits his generally distrusting nature [[/note]]). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.

to:

* TheReveal: At the end of [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before the justice League could reveal their decision, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely Flash and J'onn [[note]] they [[note]]they were both shown to take her side during the League's debate [[/note]]) debate[[/note]]) and two against (likely Wonder Woman and Batman [[note]] Diana [[note]]Diana argued against Shayera rejoining and is still bitter after she rejoins the League. Process of elimination leaves Batman as the other "no" vote, which also fits his generally distrusting nature [[/note]]).nature[[/note]]). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.

Added DiffLines:

* NotHisSled: Superman's vote for keeping a member in the League like in ''ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmericaTowerOfBabel''. Only in that story, he sided with Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Flash, and Plastic Man in kicking Batman out. Here, he sided with Flash and J'onn in letting Shayera stay.


* TheReveal: At the end of [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before the justice League could reveal their decision, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely Flash and J'onn) and two against (likely Wonder Woman and Batman). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.

to:

* TheReveal: At the end of [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before the justice League could reveal their decision, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely Flash and J'onn) J'onn [[note]] they were both shown to take her side during the League's debate [[/note]]) and two against (likely Wonder Woman and Batman).Batman [[note]] Diana argued against Shayera rejoining and is still bitter after she rejoins the League. Process of elimination leaves Batman as the other "no" vote, which also fits his generally distrusting nature [[/note]]). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.


* EvilIsNotAToy: Three college students obtain a book of spells and perform a ritual to obtain the power to fight back against their bullies. Not only does this [[GoneHorriblyWrong somehow revive Solomon Grundy]], one of his first targets is the student who hosted the affair in his dorm.



* OurZombiesAreDifferent: Grundy is a super-powered zombie capable of shrugging off hits from Superman.

to:

* NoSell: The revived Grundy is immune to Dr. Fate's magic and capable of absorbing A.M.A.Z.O.'s power, which spooks the lattermost so much he retreats ''lightyears'' to ponder it. He is, however, tremendously weak to Shayera's Nth Metal mace.
* OurZombiesAreDifferent: Exaggerated. Grundy already qualified, but this version of Grundy is a super-powered zombie capable of shrugging off hits from Superman.

Added DiffLines:

* IShallTauntYou: Aquaman spends his chess match with Shayera insulting her repeatedly in an attempt to try and provoke her old spirit. He fails.


* TheReveal: At the end of [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before the justice League could reveal their decision, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely J'onn and Flash), and two against (perhaps Wonder Woman and Batman). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.

to:

* TheReveal: At the end of [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before the justice League could reveal their decision, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely J'onn Flash and Flash), J'onn) and two against (perhaps (likely Wonder Woman and Batman). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.


* TheReveal: At the end of [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before her fate was determined, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely J'onn and Flash), and two against (mayhaps Wonder Woman and Batman). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.

to:

* TheReveal: At the end of [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before her fate was determined, the justice League could reveal their decision, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely J'onn and Flash), and two against (mayhaps (perhaps Wonder Woman and Batman). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.


* RealityEnsues: Hawkgirl is not [[EasilyForgiven easily forgiven]] for her part in the Thanagarian invasion.

to:

* RealityEnsues: Hawkgirl is not [[EasilyForgiven easily forgiven]] EasilyForgiven for her part in the Thanagarian invasion.


* RealityEnsues: Hawkgirl is not EasilyForgiven for her part in the Thanagarian invasion.

to:

* RealityEnsues: Hawkgirl is not EasilyForgiven [[EasilyForgiven easily forgiven]] for her part in the Thanagarian invasion.

Added DiffLines:

* RealityEnsues: Hawkgirl is not EasilyForgiven for her part in the Thanagarian invasion.


* DeusExitMachina: A.M.A.Z.O.g teleports away due to Grundy being able to absorb his power and grow stronger.

to:

* DeusExitMachina: A.M.A.Z.O.g teleports away due to Grundy being able to absorb his power and grow stronger.



* TheReveal: At the end of ''Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed'' Hawkgirl left before her fate was determined, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public, that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed John Stewart recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely J'onn and Flash), and two against (mayhaps Wonder Woman and Batman). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.

to:

* TheReveal: At the end of ''Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed'' [[Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed Starcrossed]], Hawkgirl left before her fate was determined, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public, public (as well as the audience), that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed John Stewart Green Lantern recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely J'onn and Flash), and two against (mayhaps Wonder Woman and Batman). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.


* TheReveal: "Starcrossed" ended without revealing how the League voted. In this episode, Green Lantern says Shayera was never kicked out--explaining that he recused himself and that Superman broke the tie.



* SmartPeoplePlayChess: Shayera used to beat Batman at chess regularly, but is too distracted to put in any effort against Aquaman. Then Amazo decides he wants to play, and trounces Aquaman repeatedly.
* UngratefulTownsfolk: After ending Grundy and saving the city, its citizens throw angry remarks at Shayera as they have not forgiven or forgotten the Thanagarian takeover incident she was involved in back in "Starcrossed".

to:

* SmartPeoplePlayChess: Shayera used to beat Batman at chess regularly, but is too distracted by her own self-loathing to put in any effort against Aquaman. Then Amazo decides he wants to play, and trounces Aquaman repeatedly.
* TheReveal: At the end of ''Recap/JusticeLeagueS2E24To26Starcrossed'' Hawkgirl left before her fate was determined, wishing to spare her teammates the turmoil of dealing with a traitor. Here it is revealed, both to her and the general public, that she was never dismissed from the League and can return anytime she likes. It's further revealed John Stewart recused himself from voting because of his personal attachment, with two votes for Shayera staying (likely J'onn and Flash), and two against (mayhaps Wonder Woman and Batman). Superman broke the tie in Shayera's favor.
* UngratefulTownsfolk: After ending Grundy and saving the city, its citizens throw angry remarks at Shayera as they have not forgiven or forgotten the Thanagarian takeover incident she was involved in back in "Starcrossed". She still has a long way to go towards being forgiven.

Showing 15 edit(s) of 37

Top

How well does it match the trope?

Example of:

/

Media sources:

/

Report