Reboot to return as film trilogy

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Samutz, Jul 29, 2007.

  1. Samutz

    Samutz Wet Tissue Sample

    Oct 4, 2004
    United States
    See that hole in your wall?

    I loved watching the show back when it was on Toonami (and even saw some of it on ABC long before that). It was one of few cartoons at the that time based on computers and video games in general (not based on a specific game).

    I can't wait to see how this will turn out.
    Will they use the same style of 3D? Or will they take advantage of current graphics technology to make everything more detailed?

  2. jumpman17

    jumpman17 He's a semi-aquatic egg laying mammal of action!

    Former Staff
    Apr 11, 2003
    United States
    Oh man, Reboot was awesome.

    However, I don't think I'd want to see a new movie with the same models. I'd rather see them maintain their unique look, but a lot more detailed.

  3. lagman

    lagman I wish I was green.

    Former Staff
    Nov 5, 2003
    Me, To You
    A film?
    A film trilogy?
    [​IMG] Hope they don't destroy another of my childhood memories.
  4. Calogero91

    Calogero91 Gamertag: Calogero91 add me.

    Dec 8, 2002
    Ha, i miss reboot Enzo alll the way.
  5. OSW

    OSW Wii King

    Former Staff
    Oct 30, 2006
    hmmm. i remember this, it was pretty good, however i wasn't a regular watcher.
  6. Deadmon

    Deadmon A Temper

    Nov 8, 2002
    Toronto, Ontario
    I remember this from YTV, but I wasn't a big fan...

    they were just!
  7. kersplatty

    kersplatty GBAtemp Regular

    May 23, 2006
    United States
    OMG i remember this thing, and i had loads of action figures awesome!
  8. Jax

    Jax Pip Pip Cheerioink!

    Jul 31, 2006
    Crappy CGI is crappy, but cool!

    I remember watching this after school.
  9. Samutz

    Samutz Wet Tissue Sample

    Oct 4, 2004
    United States
    See that hole in your wall?
  10. shaunj66

    shaunj66 Administrator

    Oct 24, 2002
    United Kingdom
    South England
    This has to be the MOST unexpected yet totally EPIC return of a show ever.

    I enjoyed Reboot as a kid, I wasn't the biggest fan by any means, but I remember watching it on CITV with my sister after school along with the other whole 3 hour block of shows. [​IMG] Good times.

    They damn well better keep the original intro (theme song at least) or there will be hell to pay.

    "I come from the NET, from systems, people, and cities, to this place... MAINFRAME!" [​IMG]
  11. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    I prefer Insektors. Never liked Reboot.
  12. Retal

    Retal GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    May 20, 2007
    England              Sex: Daily
  13. BlueStar

    BlueStar GBAtemp Psycho!

    Jan 10, 2006
    Maybe I was just too old at the time for it to be nostalgic to me, but I always though it was utter fucking shit.
  14. jesterscourt

    jesterscourt Not Brad.

    Jan 3, 2007
    United States
    I'd say kinda meh for the whole thing, especially after the main bad guy voice actor is deceased.
  15. science

    science science rules

    Jun 9, 2006
    I LOVED this show! Last summer I rewatched the whole series from the first episode to the last one. Such a good show!
  16. TanookiSuit

    TanookiSuit GBAtemp Addict

    Nov 11, 2004
    United States
    Louisville, KY
    Wish the trashy stuff of that era would have stayed dead. Oh well.
  17. .TakaM

    .TakaM .II

    Oct 8, 2004
    New Zealand
    I used to have action figures n stuff of this show, but to be completely honest, I can't remember if I thought the show was any good.

    I think I liked the concept, and some of it reminded me of LBA [​IMG]
  18. shadow1w2

    shadow1w2 Still here.

    Mar 16, 2004
    United States
    For the time it was great.
    I loved that show.
    When it aired on Toonami I had a chacne to actually see the story.
    Personally I dont think it was all that bad.
    The first season or so was mostly just random stuff, then further into it they climbed into a full on story and conflict.

    The animation was prety darn good at the time, and well, its kinda fitting for a computer world anyway since you dont need realistic graphics to make something that is just gonna be basic anyway.

    Also I dont remember the story ending in a cliff hanger.
    I remember the "USER" doing a backup and fixing the aftermath after Megabyte trashed everything or something.

    Still, story wise, Id love to see one with the "computer" being found by another "user" and revived and rebuilt.
    Take the old graphics and then show them getting updated.

    Also, the idea of a game being a problem among sprites was a kinda cool idea.
    They always had some random action sorta thing to take care of to keep things from getting too boring.
    Kinda like a cartoon show with the main charecters playing tennis every episode, but instead you have a random game every episode or two.
    Plus it was the guardians job and all thems to fight the "USER" in the games and keep things fresh and what not.

    I really loved the concept.

    Now Im an anti-3D person myself and I love 2D artwork and games the best, but this is definitly a good show. Its no Final Fantasy, but hell, it was atleast good for the time.

    Compare it with today's 3D cartoon crap and try to tell me thats somehow better written with a straight face.
    Besides it was a kid show anyway.

    Now try the PSX game, now that was crap Ive heard. (never botherd to try and find the iso really)
  19. ZzzZilla

    ZzzZilla GBAtemp Regular

    Jun 25, 2006
    This show was quite good, pretty much how I would imagine life inside a computer to be like~

    But it got AWESOME with adult Enzo. Next action hero Guardian awesome.
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