MISC: Godling Reboot??

Andrew Perron pwerdna at gmail.com
Sat Jul 20 18:29:48 PDT 2013

On Sat, 20 Jul 2013 00:26:38 +0000 (UTC), Tom Russell wrote:

> And that being said, I don't think "overpowered" is necessarily a bad
> thing. One could argue that Superman, Green Lantern, or the Flash are
> overpowered-- speedsters have an especially versatile set of gimmicks and
> solutions-to-impossible-problems within one elegant superpower-- but that's
> only if the stories are about the brute application of those powers without
> imagination or personality. The best stories for those characters have
> imagination and personality to spare. I think your stories had the same
> qualities of imagination, personality, and wonder-- they weren't about the
> powers but the things those powers let you do as a writer.

Pretty much. I'd say Godling works well when he has a wide palette of
different abilities to use, but has to be clever with which one he picks
and how he uses it.

Andrew "NO .SIG MAN" "Juan" Perron, always fun.

More information about the racc mailing list