Last week’s episode of Titans on DC Universe ended on a significant cliffhanger, revealing Superboy‘s debut with a tragic ending for the clone of Clark Kent and Lex Luthor. And whereas the character lastly crossed paths with Dick Grayson and the Titans, his heroic act of saving Jason Todd’s life resulted in him getting shot in the chest with some kryptonite-enhanced bullets. The episode closed on a shot of Conner clinging to life, whereas Jason, Dick Grayson, and Starfire all sat confused about this new meta-human and the way they may assist
The latest episode “Bruce Wayne” picks up proper the place final week left off, and now we get to see how the workforce of heroes deal with their latest addition.
For a very good portion of the episode, the Titans do not know how one can cope with Superboy as a result of his pores and skin is as arduous as metal — they will administer fundamental medical care however they can’t give him any medicines or fluids. This implies that the kryptonite in his physique continues to poison him, draining him of his life pressure.
Conner briefly awakens and his genetic reminiscence causes him to talk in Kryptonian, however he rapidly passes out from the ache. The language he makes use of sounds acquainted to Starfire, and with her alien experience she deduces his alien heritage with the assist of his impenetrable pores and skin.
But then the episode cuts again to Cadmus Labs the place Dr. Eve Lawson breaks Krypto out of captivity and the two handle to trace Conner again to Titans Tower.
Starfire permits Lawson to enter the tower, and the physician informs her that Conner wants sufficient photo voltaic radiation to heal him and eradicate the Kryptonian poison in his physique. Luckly, she’s bursting with photo voltaic vitality, and with the assist of Raven to comprise the blast, she manages to imbue Superboy with her powers to the level the place he regains consciousness and may start therapeutic.
Superboy’s debut could not have come at a greater time as the heroes of Titans proceed to fracture amid the urgent menace of Deathstroke. The employed murderer already killed one of their teammates in Aqualad, and now he’s coming for extra revenge as a result of of what occurred together with his son Jericho.
The undeniable fact that the Titans now have Rose Wilson, Deathstroke’s daughter, amongst their ranks would not make their place any simpler. It will likely be fascinating to see how the workforce bounces again now that they’ve Superboy on their facet.
New episodes of Titans air each Friday on DC Universe.