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yes, there should be more. suggestions and plot ideas.
July 22, 2008
8:47 am
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yes ther should be more, more internet or tv, i do like this webcomic-like release pattern with dr.horrible. get more people into it that way, and you dont miss anything. cus wth tv its on then its gone most of the time, unless you have pvr or have access to other timezones.

east coast rules.

plot wise, maybe somthing like because hammers in therapy he needs to piss off/outsource a new nemisis. the whole penny being dead thing kinda pissed off alot of people, i might recomend, for dramatic perpouroses that she have a herione twin sister thats rather pissed off with him. might be able to work somthing out for long term story use. 

the time tech he was working on could be a drive for him, dont know where this is coming from but maybe if you can get your hands on a delorian and pimp it out to be an evil time tank, have a car chase, then have it fall apart like the bluesmobile from the first bluse brothers movie.

you could make him fight another mad scientest, also named dr.horrible, to battle it out for the title and name. over evil copyright infringment.

that  all i got right now.

July 22, 2008
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I worry about making suggestions. If it were me, I'd want to make something nobody thought to do. The more suggestions, the harder it would be, the higher the probability of doing something ridiculous.

I'll gladly give nods to the ideas that I think are cool (though, again, I'm nobody so my nod means about as much as the difference between 24 hours and a day).

Heh. A friend thought that an identical twin, but opposite in sentiment, would be a good reprise. I'll admit the idea is intriguing, but I worry that it'll end up little more than Mutant Enemy twisting the knife in further... like it would be like she's alive as well as a living, vindictive memorial to his failure... so close yet so far.

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July 23, 2008
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While I definitely agree with the reason for this whole twin-thing, I don't think I'd like to see that. \"Oh no, his long lost, previously never head of twin brother just came back from the Amazonas (or some other ass-end of the world)\"... just feels incredibly soapy and unimaginative. So it would have to be done REALLY well to work.

Thinking about it, I'd probably even prefer the almost as unimaginative \"she didn't really die\"-approach. Badly hurt, barely survived. Because people thought she's on Horribles \"hit list\" she was officially declared dead for her own protection. She herself was delirious enough, so getting away with her not remembering what really happened wouldn't be hard. After all, she was asking Billy if HE was alright, when she had the shrapnel in her chest and stomach, not to mention her \"Captain Hammer will save us/me/whatever\", clearly showing that she wasn't aware of what just happened.

She was badly wounded, which makes a nice \"joker\", because that way you could reveal some superhero/villain identity anytime you like (saved, patched up and \"improved\".. with a potential change in world view after what happened). She could also remain out of the picture as long as one would like it. Just let her memory of what really happened come back fragment after fragment over time. Once she remembers, she might consider her responsibility to turn Billy around. Btw. some pieces fit so nicely together, I have to wonder if it's coincidence or purpose. Consider these lines:

\"When hope is all I'm hoping to be\"
\"With hope you can do your part to turn a life around\"

Just setting more stories in the time before all this would have the distinct drawback of the Penny storyline being completely unconnected to the rest. Retelling the story from her point of view might be enough for at least one episode, though.

But well, I guess if it ever does come to more, I'm sure the Whedon-clan will come up with a brilliant and unexpected story to bring her back. If they feel that it's a good idea. It would kind of compromise the whole \"things have consequences\"-concept by essentially saying \"don't worry, death isn't the handicap it used to be\" (yes, Red Dwarf).

July 26, 2008
6:13 pm

I was thinking that maybe have DH go into the ELE and gain power for killing the gf of CH and then go off and do work for good because of Penny, so she can be in flashbacks and DH changes himself because of her. Also CH comes back and is a somewhat evil version of his old self and just wants revenge on DH but because DH is doing good the roles become reversed as they should be due to CH ways of being somewhat an anti hero especially when he was going to kill DH


also ghost penny, just a minor thought

July 27, 2008
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I'd like to see other cast members of Serenity/Firefly as 'heroes' fighting against Dr. Horrible.

January 12, 2009
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More should always be better then less when it comes to Dr. Horrible.  I wouldn't of minded being the bank girl or even Penny. XD

I am The Green Dragon I leave no trail behind. I go about my evil deeds without stressing my mind. No one has ever caught up to me as they say. Then again people fear me more and more each day.
June 27, 2009
11:00 am

also ghost penny, just a minor thought


Ghost Penny is a pretty funny/sad idea. It would certainly drag out the angst of poor Dr. Horrible.

June 27, 2009
11:09 am

I like the idea of Penny having secret superpowers that she hasn't been able to use to her advantage (because she's been struggling with the whole right vs. wrong moral dilemma); maybe that's why she was fired in her previous jobs? She tried to use her powers, and it ended up hurting people instead of helping them? Perhaps she is lingering somewhere in a state of suspended animation, and Dr. Horrible has to realize how to save her.

I'd like to see Penny to take charge at some point - catch Captain Hammer doing something despicable and realize Dr. Horrible's intentions were for the greater good. 

December 22, 2009
12:31 am

You could always consider the idea that the splinter of the Death Ray that ripped into her may have given her some crazy superpower. maybe she comes back to life and busts out of the mortuary, reborn as either a superheroine or supervillain.

If the splinter infected her and she became evil it'd be interesting because she'd pose a threat as an opponent for Dr. H's position in the ELE (especially since her survival would nullify his admittance to the League)

or maybe she becomes a superhero, which also creates an opponent for Horrible. Unless they realize their goals are the same (putting power in different hands) and they team up.

anything could happen, especially since she has such a secretive past

February 6, 2010
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The only thing I hope the Whedons don't do is take the lazy way out and do Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog from CH, Penny, or even Moist's point of view. Ugh. NPH is the most talented of the 4, and the whole movie is DR. HORRIBLE'S Sing-Along Blog. I can just see it now: Captain Hammer's Sing-Along Blog. Ugh.

Johnny Snow should be brought into the next one. (Though that kinda reminds me of the plot to The Incredibles. Y'know, Mr. Incredible telling the little boy to go away and the little boy becomes his nemesis?… *Why am I such a dork?*) With an ice beam, of course. (Think of the line from My Freeze Ray.) Even if it turns out Johnny Snow is really CH or something.

I bet Joss could work out a way to keep Penny in the script without having to do the whole cheesy "Penny's alive!" ordeal. Somehow…

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February 19, 2010
2:19 am

This has probably been suggested but...what about Penny's evil twin?

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