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Heroes Reborn, Season One, Episode 108: “June 13th: Part Two”

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Spoiler Thoughts:

  • I’m glad everyone takes everything Erica says as gospel.
  • Don’t do it, HRG. Too many butterflies.
  • Wow, that was a bad job HRG.
  • I’m not sure Erica’s going to bleed out immediately from a bullet wound through the side of her thigh.
  • Wow, Hiro got a raw deal here.
  • I don’t remember Peter actually absorbing people’s powers, as much as he just gained them.
  • He’s not going to see Claire in a year, HRG–you didn’t even see Claire.
  • Hey, maybe Rene survived in this timeline.
  • Oh HRG. You really should dump those memories now.
  • Ok, see look HRG. This is what people do when they find their dead kids. They uncover them to make sure it’s them.
  • Parkman!
  • Dammit, Parkman.
  • Alright Caspar!
  • Still don’t care about Los Angeles Batman.
  • Otomo-san has unfortunately backed the wrong horse.
  • HRG, you done screwed up bad.
  • Katana Girl’s origin story!
  • Hiro got older…and looks more like he did back in the day.
  • Nathan speaks Japanese!
  • I knew that RN looked familiar.
  • Wow, Nathan was a lot cooler than Tommy.
  • Otomo-san and Miko are the cutest.
  • Looking like my prediction that this poor frozen water EVO is going to be the first guy Zach’s crazy wife kills was exactly correct.
  • No Zach. Joanne’s not fine. I doubt she ever was.
  • Angela got a lot older looking than Hiro did in the same time span.
  • How was Invisible Girl going to protect Malina when she can’t even sneak up on Angela, with her eyes closed, doing her Hail Marys?
  • Poor Otomo-San. This is very AI-ish.
  • How can Nathan send people to places he’s never seen?
  • Yeah Molly, you might not want to be too fast to say you’d rather die than do anything.
  • Why didn’t Nathan have to worry about absorbing Molly’s power?
  • Why doesn’t Hiro just go with them? Isn’t he more of a loose end if he stays?
  • A sword might be the single worse weapon to use against clone guy.
  • I don’t think Tommy’s Mom was that good in the clinch.
  • Why did Caspar have to take everything, when he just took a day from HRG?
  • Quentin’s alive!
  • Dammit, Quentin.
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Heroes Reborn, Season One, Episode 107: “June 13th: Part One”

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Spoiler Thoughts:

  • Mohinder the Handsome is back!
  • I have a hard time thinking Erica could hoodwink Angela Petrelli so thoroughly. Angela was always pretty sneaky.
  • Old Hiro! He looks so much happier when he’s wearing the glasses.
  • Oops. Say hi to Kevin Flynn in there, Hiro.
  • Oh Phoebe is going full Anakin in this one.
  • How are Zachary and his not-yet-psycho wife going to take this kid to an outdoor festival, when any exposed skin instantly burns to a crisp?
  • Molly in her pre-skank days.
  • Why are HRG and Hiro even bothering to sneak around, when Hiro can just freeze everyone and they could walk around checking everything out at leisure?
  • I guess we’re not going with the Lazarus Effect on this time-travel model.
  • Yeah, Hiro–you might not want to chop this dude into too many pieces.
  • Never bring a knife to a clone fight.
  • Ok wait. Are we thinking that the bombs cloned as well?
  • How could all the alternatives to all those people exploding be worse?
  • I bet this poor water-freezing EVO is the first one Zach and his wife off.
  • Twins! I bet they take one to Alderaan, and one to Tatooine.
  • I really feel like HRG would look at Claire’s face. I don’t even know that they would cover her, given that she wasn’t in an accident or anything, and probably looks fine.
  • I also don’t get how a cardiac arrest would kill her. She came back from being burnt almost to ashes, and I’m pretty sure she died of cardiac arrest then, too.
  • I’m guessing “Tommy” isn’t his real name.
  • Actually, I think it would have been more fun if Angela had named the son “Sylar,” after the son she tried to manipulate into believing was her son.
  • HRG seems a lot readier for Angela Petrelli to raise his grandchildren than I would be.
  • Hiro and the baby. Cutest.
  • Man, I knew that RN looked familiar.
  • Nathan definitely got the “Uncle Owen/Aunt Beru” end of the stick on this one.
  • HRG is sick and tired of not being able to shoot anyone.
  • Why would HRG try to stop himself, when he already knows Erica is going to kill everyone?

Heroes Reborn, Season One, Episode 106: “Game Over”

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Spoiler Thoughts:

  • HIIIIIRRROOOO
  • Kind of a pugilistic episode, apparently.
  • Ew. I hope they don’t reuse those restraining devices.
  • Man, Ren is the guy in the coffee shop that sits there all day with one cup of coffee, playing his computer loudly and yelling into his earphones.
  • Zachary isn’t that good with voice mail.
  • Yeah, Zachary isn’t helping the EVOs seem less creepy.
  • Ok Miko. In the US, people take a dim view on getting their stuff took.
  • Renautas is at 88 HILL VALLEY ROAD.
  • When this goes into syndication, no one will ever understand the significance of that and the original air date week.
  • Wow, that seems like a poorly designed device when it’s that obvious.
  • It is a good thing Ren’s computer turns on, logs onto the game, and picks up a wifi signal instantaneously.
  • …But even Ren’s supercomputer succumbs to crappy battery life.
  • Ok, actually, I don’t know why Ren doesn’t just run around the block to the nearest Starbucks to plug in. It doesn’t seem like he needs to physically be there, like Katana Girl.
  • Wait, serious? That whole scene was nothing but her not finding Francis and crying?
  • That was like a stub of a scene.
  • Tommy is basically breaking and entering at this point. No wonder they don’t trust EVOs.
  • Wow, this girl is the least stealthy with her powers ever. She may not make it without the also-not-that-stealthy invisible girl.
  • This is the week for all the EVO’s to abuse their powers. How can we trust them if they can’t even be trusted to hold to the compact of the vending machine?
  • Emily is becoming too good to be true. I think she just said “Gosh!” Unironically.
  • Why on Earth would Miko start beating on HRG and Quentin, when she knows the clone guy is evil?
  • Good thing HRG still has his Japanese from when George Takei was in charge.
  • Well if you wanted to blow your cover, that was a pretty effective way to do it.
  • Oh that was surprisingly unsubtle for HRG.
  • OMG. Why are they all just standing there, when they know everyone on the planet has been alerted to their presence?
  • And why wouldn’t they keep the programmer as hostage? Wouldn’t he be their only leverage?
  • Nice callback to the artist who could only draw when he was on heroin or something.
  • Wait. So you’re telling me clone guy sat there and shot at bulletproof glass forever when you can walk around it?
  • So this is great until Quentin talks Phoebe down and all these bits of clones regenerate into an army.
  • Poor Ren. Got “I know’d.”
  • Oh man! Quentin bought it! From Phoebe!
  • What’s this…?
  • HIIIIRRRROOO!
  • Aw, he lost his accent.
  • Oops. Taylor’s got a half-EVO bun in her oven.
  • I don’t know that I would drink anything Evil Cop gave me.
  • Wow, I can’t believe these guys are just going to hang out after everyone just saw she has powers and probably called the cops.
  • …That tracker was pretty close to some important vessels. I don’t know if I’d want some teenager digging around in my wrist like that.
  • If Emily turns out to be evil, I’ll be sad now.