Heroes : Season 2

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  • Summary: Heroes is a serial saga about people all over the world discovering that they have superpowers and trying to deal with how this change affects their lives. Some of the superheroes who will be introduced to the viewing audience include Peter Petrelli, an almost 30-something male nurse whoHeroes is a serial saga about people all over the world discovering that they have superpowers and trying to deal with how this change affects their lives. Some of the superheroes who will be introduced to the viewing audience include Peter Petrelli, an almost 30-something male nurse who suspects he might be able to fly, Isaac Mendez, a 28-year-old junkie who has the ability to paint images of the future when he is high, Niki Sanders, a 33-year-old Las Vegas showgirl who begins seeing strange things in mirrors, Hiro Nakamura, a 24-year-old Japanese comic-book geek who literally makes time stand still, D.L. Hawkins, a 31-year-old inmate who can walk through walls, Matt Parkman, a beat cop who can hear other people's thoughts, and Claire Bennet, a 17-year-old cheerleader who defies death at every turn. As the viewing audience is discovering the nature of each hero's powers, the heroes themselves are discovering what having superpowers means to them as well as the larger picture of where their superpowers come from. Tune in each week to see how these heroes are drawn together by their common interest of evading the series' antagonist who wants to harvest their super-DNA for himself. Their ultimate destiny is nothing less than saving the world! The series will star Greg Grunberg (Alias), Leonard Roberts (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Milo Ventimiglia (Gilmore Girls), and Hayden Panettiere (Ally McBeal, Guiding Light). Tim Kring (Crossing Jordan, Chicago Hope) is the series' creator. The pilot is set to be directed by Dave Semel (American Dreams, Buffy, the Vampire Slayer, Beverly Hills, 90210). Heroes will be produced by NBC/Universal/Tailwind.Summary revised with help from: space-cowboy. Expand
  • Genre(s): Drama, Suspense, Science Fiction

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  1. Nov 5, 2015
    10
    This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. I REPEAT SPOILER ALARM !!!!!!!!!!! Nice. This season have only 11 consequences. But for this a super exciting Story. Hiro with his previous favorite hero Takezo Kenzei where it turns out that Takezo not really a Hero is :O... Clear in a other school with a new boyfriend, peter travels in the future, Matt in search after his father and more other guys with superheroes, where Sylar tries to kill them. GEIL Expand
  2. Jun 27, 2015
    8
    It is a shame the writers strike happened and affected the show at this point because season 2 ended in such a powerful way. Not as good asIt is a shame the writers strike happened and affected the show at this point because season 2 ended in such a powerful way. Not as good as season 1, but those are pretty big standards, season 2, if you except it isnt the first season, and go with it, you will enjoy yourself. Expand
  3. Sep 18, 2015
    8
    Unfortunately just as this season reached really exciting heights the writers strike hit and robbed us of what looked to be an exciting secondUnfortunately just as this season reached really exciting heights the writers strike hit and robbed us of what looked to be an exciting second half. Still the 11 episodes we get are pretty good! It is not as good or strong as the first season, but to be fair thats a tough shoe to fit, but still...a very exciting season and ends on a very strong note that made me very excited for the third season. 8 months following the finale to this season. Expand
  4. Nov 26, 2010
    7
    Not as good as Season 1 but still worth watching. The writers strike is most likely the reason this season didn't quite live up to it'sNot as good as Season 1 but still worth watching. The writers strike is most likely the reason this season didn't quite live up to it's potential. Many of the characters dialogue was a little over-explained and there was a little much repeating of information we already had. Expand
  5. May 3, 2015
    7
    An OK season compared to the awesome first season.
    The first and the last episodes of this season are by far the most memorable. The rest is
    An OK season compared to the awesome first season.
    The first and the last episodes of this season are by far the most memorable. The rest is forgettable, but does add new character (some good, some bad) The only new character I actually liked was Adam Monroe, played by David Anders. I was going to give this season a 6, but David Anders's performance, and Hiro and Peter's arc bring this to a 7.
    At only 11 or 12 episodes, it's pretty easy to get through and it's definitely not bad, just rather boring and lacking at times.
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  6. Feb 16, 2013
    7
    It wasn't like the first season, which succeeded to draw your attention and keep you hooked. While I enjoyed Hiro's quest in Japan, I wantedIt wasn't like the first season, which succeeded to draw your attention and keep you hooked. While I enjoyed Hiro's quest in Japan, I wanted him out of there much earlier. I liked Peter's arc. Elle was an interesting addition to the cast. Maya and Alejandro should have been included within the context of the existing story, and if that wasn't possible, then not at all. Subplots of secondary characters that weren't related to the main arc should have been lessened. The season overall wasn't that bad if you ask me. Expand
  7. Mar 1, 2012
    5
    Worth watching, but the story wasn't as engaging or interesting as the first season. Not much goes on, and it's very much a bridge betweenWorth watching, but the story wasn't as engaging or interesting as the first season. Not much goes on, and it's very much a bridge between seasons 1 and 3- just a filler. Don't expect any fireworks. It's not bad, just bit slow and somewhat seemingly uneventful. Expand

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