Warner Bros. Discovery recently announced the ambitious crossover between the CW show daughter of the stars, Titans and Doom Patrol. Before the second season of daughter of the stars, the third season of Titans and the third season of Doom Patrol making their small screen debuts, each received their own ratings and reviews.
Although CW received an endless amount of hate and backlash for its Arrowverse shows in particular, fans seem to believe that this crossover is a better project than She-Hulk. Internet trolls have once again taken into account the poor ratings of each show and criticized the super lawyer.
Stargirl: The CW’s Possible Savior
star girl holds a 94% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, which is a lot for a CW show to begin with. Having already aired its first three seasons, the series has apparently received positive reviews so far, with fans appreciating the bright yet dark tone it sets.
— Scribe Light (@Scribe_Light) September 20, 2022
The series follows a girl, Courtney Whitmore, who moves to a small town with her family. There, she expected to live a life of boredom and monotony, but she is quickly drawn into a group of teenage heroes who are about to defeat a number of returning villains. With the support of her stepfather, Stargirl revives none other than the Justice League of America once again, but this time, with a group of teens with superpowers.
Starring Brec Bassinger, the show debuted in 2019 and has since become part of the Arrowverse in 2020. After three successful seasons and the fourth in production, the upcoming crossover might give it a much darker tone due to the other series it is collaborating with.
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Titans Strong Start no longer holds
Avika Goldsman, acclaimed filmmaker known for her work in Constantine (2005) and his star trek the projects have assembled a fan-favorite team of people who follow Detective Comics or grew up watching shows such as Teen Titans and The Teen Titans Go! The show sets a much darker tone than one would have expected to see at first.
Uniting characters like Nightwing, Red Hood, Starfire, Raven and many more into a single story that, in season one, focuses on Dick Grayson’s journey from Robin to Nightwing. The team then learns to use their powers and work together against villains new and old.
the titans/doom patrol/stargirl crossover is going to be the funniest thing ever when it happens because that’s how it is. what will either of them gain from talking to each other apart from, in courtney’s case, the ability to say fuck
— normal blue valley swingers club (@suedibney) September 20, 2022
Starring Brenton Thwaites, Teagan Croft, Anna Diop and more, the series has seen a dip in ratings as fans say the quality of the story seems to be wearing thin. The news of the crossover caused a lot of concern, as fans think Titans would ruin the ratings of both star girl and Doom Patrol.
Doom Patrol: The Savior of DC Shows
Doom Patrol the rise in ratings came as a surprise to all, as DC shows started with a bang and then plummeted faster than even The Flash. With a whopping 97% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, the show brings both humor and dark history into one place.
So does that mean Titans is technically an Arrowverse show?
— Zack Friedman (@Xtitan92) September 20, 2022
A spin-off from titans, the show originates from the house where Beastboy was first experimented with. Now, following a group of traumatized superheroes, all products of horrific accidents that led to them being experimented on in order to fix them. This group includes Cyborg, Robotman, Elasti-girl among others.
See also: Titans Season 4 Could Feature A Major DC Super Villain
Stargirl Crossover Still Better Than She-Hulk
The crossover news did see a lot of negative remarks, what was interesting was to see fans prefer this unusual unison to Marvel’s. She-Hulk. The show’s ever-worrying CGI as well as its lack of quality content prove to be an advantage for DC as a Stargirl’s crossover could accommodate both Doom Patrol and Titans in the Arrowverse.
The Stargirl/Titans/Doom Patrol is going to be interesting just to see how they mix the dark and not for kids, comedic and not for kids, and lighter tones it’s PG-13
“Seana! 🏳️⚧️ (@seanapai_2k) September 20, 2022
Fans, even after hesitating about the crossover in general, are still choosing to lean towards it over the MCU’s disturbing record of lower ratings.
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