Like many of Garth Ennis’s comics, which also include Preacher, The Boys is a famously over-the-top series, full of gratuitous nudity, sexual acts, violence, gore, hateful language, cursing, and generally nasty content. You wouldn’t necessarily know it from watching the Amazon adaptation, but that might be about to change, judging by a tweet from The Boys showrunner Eric Kripke.
Granted, Season 2 of The Boys was topped off with a very literal bloodbath of exploding heads, an event that isn’t even from the source material, but was invented for the show–and to great effect. But even that might be topped in raw gratuitousness by the comics story arc known as “Herogasm,” which Kripke has revealed is being adapting for The Boys Season 3.
In a tweet, the showrunner wrote, “From day one, everyone dared me to make this episode. CHALLENGE MET MOTHERF***ERS.” The words are accompanied by a screenshot of a script for episode 306, titled “Herogasm,” written by Jessica Chou.
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