We’re only a few weeks away from the debut of DC’s Stargirl‘s second season and now, The CW has launched a brand new poster that not solely showcases the collection’ heroes however hints on the menace the brand new season poses for the younger heroes with the arrival of Eclipso. The brand new poster options Courtney Whitmore/Stargirl (Brec Bassinger) entrance and middle together with her Justice Society teammates and household behind her – in addition to Cindy Burman/Shiv (Meg DeLacy) – with the format being a diamond form, similar to Eclipso’s Black Diamond.
That is the second poster for the DC’s Stargirl to tease Eclipso, nevertheless it’s no shock that the villain goes to be a significant menace in Season 2. The character’s arrival was teased within the Season 1 finale and in line with collection showrunner Geoff Johns, when he does present up, the villain will have no qualms about tapping into deeply personal pain.
“Eclipso is fairly formidable and all about darkness, which is nice to go up in opposition to any person who’s all about mild, like Courtney and the Justice Society,” Johns informed SFX Journal. “There’s these colliding ideologies and powers and drives that actually assist generate robust emotional tales, that problem every of our characters individually. They every undergo one thing that’s actually private to them. That is what Eclipso does finest. He makes issues very private. He turns over rocks that you just won’t need him to show over.”
— DC’s Stargirl (@stargirl_cw) July 14, 2021
Eclipso may also make for a a lot darker threat for the heroes this season.
“It is such a special, darker, scarier menace as a result of the menace is… Cindy is one factor, and she or he’s bought the Black Diamond and have been clearly going to discover that,” Johns mentioned final 12 months at New York Comedian-Con. “However the factor inside is, this entity that is trapped, this historic being that feeds off humanity’s personal sins and grief and worry and darkness is trapped on this Black Diamond and has been there for a protracted, very long time and is aching to do what he does and feed off the darkness inside humanity.”
DC’s Stargirl season 2 premieres Tuesday, August 10 on The CW.