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Old 04-27-2021, 07:33 AM   #34
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Default Re: Catalog Of Super Realities

Originally Posted by rpd View Post
Marvel had a set of comics years through their Epic subdivision that had a variation on that. It was called Shadow line, and it was about a race of super-powered beings living amongst humanity in secret. Members of this did not age, and their powers would grow as they got older, until they had their first child. Then they would start to age and their powers would stop growing. Interesting take on the topic.
Interesting. As for naming a worldline where having a child can/will strip one of powers, I'm thinking Thetis (mother of Achilles) might be the best option - she was destined to have a son who would surpass his father (hence why they married her off to a mortal before Zeus could get his hands on her), which kinda fits here.
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