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What's the "S.S." in S.S. Deadly Bomber stand for?

Post by Soccerjam » Wed Jun 03, 2015 8:25 am

What's the "S.S." in S.S. Deadly Bomber stand for? Just curious :|

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Re: What's the "S.S." in S.S. Deadly Bomber stand for?

Post by Kamiccolo9 » Wed Jun 03, 2015 8:33 am

I've always assumed "Super Saiyans," since the guy was made to "bomb" them.
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Post by The Tori-bot » Wed Jun 03, 2015 11:53 am

It's also the name of #13's steamboat.
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Re: What's the "S.S." in S.S. Deadly Bomber stand for?

Post by Gyt Kaliba » Wed Jun 03, 2015 11:58 am

The Tori-bot wrote:It's also the name of #13's steamboat.
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Post by Polyphase Avatron » Wed Jun 03, 2015 12:21 pm

Schutzstaffel, because he's a Nazi.

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Post by DBZAOTA482 » Wed Jun 03, 2015 12:57 pm

Super. Stinky.

Seriously, I think it's Super. Seeker.
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Post by Hellspawn28 » Wed Jun 03, 2015 1:08 pm

I think it was a dub name for the attack. Anyways I think the S.S means Super Saiyan or they are like "Fuck it, it sounds cool!".
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Post by theoriginalbilis » Wed Jun 03, 2015 1:21 pm

Hellspawn28 wrote:I think it was a dub name for the attack. Anyways I think the S.S means Super Saiyan or they are like "Fuck it, it sounds cool!".
"S.S. Deadly Bomber" was the original Japanese name of the attack. I think they just went with it because, hey, "random English is cool, and Deadly Bomber sounds cool."
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Post by SSJ God Gogeta » Wed Jun 03, 2015 1:24 pm

Spiraling. Sphere. Deadly Bomber
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Post by Herms » Wed Jun 03, 2015 3:56 pm

It's never explained in any official source, so we can only guess. I'd say most likely they just thought it was something that sounded cool and didn't think of it standing for anything, but the idea that it stands for "Super Saiyans" because the attack is designed to destroy them makes sense.
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Post by TheDevilsCorpse » Wed Jun 03, 2015 4:08 pm

For shits and giggles trivia, in addition to the S.S. Deadly Bomber, Heroes names 14's attack the G.G. Atomic Blow and 15's the F.F. Spark Cannon.
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Post by KameRule » Wed Jun 03, 2015 4:13 pm

TheDevilsCorpse wrote:For shits and giggles trivia, in addition to the S.S. Deadly Bomber, Heroes names 14's attack the G.G. Atomic Blow and 15's the F.F. Spark Cannon.
If I had a special attack, I wouldn't name it anything other than "GG Atomic Blow" :lol:
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Post by FoolsGil » Wed Jun 03, 2015 9:06 pm

S.S. IRL stands for Steamship. Make of that what you will with Deadly Bomber.
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Post by BlazingFiddlesticks » Wed Jun 03, 2015 9:25 pm

Somebody give Android 13 a steam ship period; its a hilarious image and would give the man something resembling a history.

I had thought Nazis as well, but there is nothing about him to suggest that.
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Post by Lord Beerus » Wed Jun 03, 2015 9:29 pm

Saiyans. Suck.

Seriously, I want it to be that.

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Post by Saiga » Wed Jun 03, 2015 11:53 pm

Shouldn't Gero's computer be ignorant of Super Saiyans at that point?
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Post by Herms » Thu Jun 04, 2015 1:55 am

Saiga wrote:Shouldn't Gero's computer be ignorant of Super Saiyans at that point?
Probably not. Anyway, do 13 and co. know about Super Saiyans in the movie? I can't remember.
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Post by NeoKING » Thu Jun 04, 2015 2:05 am

TheDevilsCorpse wrote:For shits and giggles trivia, in addition to the S.S. Deadly Bomber, Heroes names 14's attack the G.G. Atomic Blow and 15's the F.F. Spark Cannon.
I noticed this and assumed that because Toei liked to make DBZ movies that were homages or recycled versions on certain pivotal events in the series, the Super 13 movie was based on the time period where Cyborgs 19 and 20 appeared, also where Vegeta got to shine; remember, this is where he first became a SSJ. The fact that Super 13 randomly looks like (SSJ) Vegeta, is probably a testament that Toei wanted to cash in on that event, so the S.S. probably stands for Super Saiyan.

Following this idea, the staff behind Heroes probably wanted some kind of "Cyborgs based on Vegeta theme" so G.G. Atomic Blow is probably Galic Gun Atomic Blow and F.F. Spark Cannon is probably Final Flash Spark Cannon.

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Post by Darkblade1995 » Thu Jun 04, 2015 1:19 pm

NeoKING wrote:
TheDevilsCorpse wrote:For shits and giggles trivia, in addition to the S.S. Deadly Bomber, Heroes names 14's attack the G.G. Atomic Blow and 15's the F.F. Spark Cannon.
I noticed this and assumed that because Toei liked to make DBZ movies that were homages or recycled versions on certain pivotal events in the series, the Super 13 movie was based on the time period where Cyborgs 19 and 20 appeared, also where Vegeta got to shine; remember, this is where he first became a SSJ. The fact that Super 13 randomly looks like (SSJ) Vegeta, is probably a testament that Toei wanted to cash in on that event, so the S.S. probably stands for Super Saiyan.

Following this idea, the staff behind Heroes probably wanted some kind of "Cyborgs based on Vegeta theme" so G.G. Atomic Blow is probably Galic Gun Atomic Blow and F.F. Spark Cannon is probably Final Flash Spark Cannon.
But Vegeta already went Super Saiyan in the Cooler Returns movie.

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Re: What's the "S.S." in S.S. Deadly Bomber stand for?

Post by theoriginalbilis » Thu Jun 04, 2015 1:37 pm

Steve Simmons: Deadly Bomber.
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