Ever since Netflix teamed up with Mattel to produce the new, critically acclaimed version of She-Ra, it’s been to the “Masters” side of the Universe repeatedly. A new CG He-Man series for family audiences premiered last fall, and so did a two-part epic aimed at adult fans from Kevin Smith. Now we’re hearing about ANOTHER project set in Eternia — a brand-new live-action movie.
Masters of the Universe
Masters of the Universe: Revelation – Part 2 finally dropped its trailer, and it looks promising. Everything that happened in part one is now making sense.
Here is a video of Kevin Smith explaining the Finale of Masters of the Universe Revelation part 1. He is very positive explaining all his decisions for what this series had become. Despite having brutal criticism from fans.
If anything feels ripe for reinterpretation, it’s Masters of the Universe: a concept full of cool sci-fi and fantasy ideas yet clumsily pulled off through limited Filmation resources. Back in 1983 that didn’t seem to matter (and what else were you going to watch anyway?) but Eternia is gonna need some extra “oomph” to gain fans beyond aging Gen-Xers.
Two classic cartoons and toy properties of the 1980s are coming together for one big, awesome comic crossover in Thundercats and Masters of the Universe. DC Comics officially announced this week a comic crossover for the properties called He-Man/Thundercats. The heroes and villains for both stories will cross over for an awesome showdown.