After NBC officially announced that Heroes had been canceled, fans immediately began putting together “Bring Back Heroes” petitions, and even trending the topic on Twitter for a few hours. According to many reports, not even a television movie was discussed at NBC’s upfronts in New York City on Monday, so it appears the show’s future is all but sealed. But is it?
Heroes was as close as most networks get to airing a comic book on television. In addition, NBC filled in the gaps between episodes and added backstory to most of it’s characters via the Heroes webcomic, two volumes of which have already been collected by DC Comics’ Wildstorm imprint, with a third on the way. All of this begs the question: Could the show continue in that format?
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