Religious Studies 101: A Handful of Thorns
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Religious Studies 101: A Handful of Thorns - A Radio Play Crossover Event
posted by fearthehat (1 comment total)
, Act 1
, Act 2
, Act 3
). Producer and scriptwriter Greg Weisman
unites the characters of the critically acclaimed animated series Gargoyles
and The Spectacular Spider-Man
in a script originally performed at the 2009 Gathering of the Gargoyles
fan convention. Please be warned that the script contains spoilers for the aforementioned shows.
The script, although not part of canon
for either series, is welcome new material for fans of the shows, both of which face uncertain futures, especially in the wake of Disney's recent purchase of Marvel
(previously on MeFi
While both shows were primarily aimed at a younger audience, the script acknowledges that the shows, and Gargoyles
in particular, draw much of their support from an older Periphery Demographic
. There are several Parental Bonuses
("Not that kind of threesome") and even a shout out to pornographic comic company Blue Mug Productions
(very NSFW, obviously).
There's also a rather brief appearance by previously unused Spidey villain Carnage
, who was presumably included in an attempt to dispel persistent rumours (1
) that Weisman does not like the character.
Previous discussion of 'Ask Greg' and Gargoyles on MetaFilter.