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big bad

The main villain or antagonist in a fictional work. In the case of a TV show, the big bad typically influences most of, if not the entire, season, rather than just one episode. The term was popularized by the TV show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Who's the big bad this season on "Supernatural"?
See also: bad, big
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Leo and Aspen stayed together for most of the season, while Hayley and Daniel ended up bonding with each other while trying to stop the big bads. At the end of Season 2, Leo broke up with Aspen and both he and Daniel made it known to Hayley that they wanted to be with her.
Because, for all of its quality output and successful integration of a cavalcade of characters, this time the stakes really have never been higher as one of the largest casts ever assembled join forces to try and save the galaxy from the biggest of big bads, Josh Brolin's despot Thanos.
(#HEHOG) are all zany romps through HorCom Land featuring lovely ladies, buckets of blood, hunky heroes and terrifyingly funny Big Bads.
The presence of the vampire and zombie characters, as well as the parade of "big bads" throughout the various texts, endorses Freud's idea of the effacement of the real.
Well, I say master, more like I cobbled together a few tactics to give myself a chance against the big bads.
Ape Escape 2 looks fantastic in a cute Japanese style, is great fun to play, and boasts lashings of delightfully off-beat humour and an increasingly fearsome array of big bads.
"There are multiple Big Bads, but they're not Big Bads as such," McIver teased.
is continuously sort of this Big Bad that, for many reasons, Liv has to keep at bay," the 29-year-old actress said (via (https://screenrant.com/izombie-season-4-villains-blaine/) Screen Rant ) when asked about Liv and Blaine's dynamic in the next season.
"What sets her aside from the Big Bads that we've seen up to this point on the show [is that] she has a really surprising back story that gets you really invested in who she really is fundamentally."
"She's full of surprises," the J'onn J'onzz portrayer said of the Season 3 Big Bad. "I'll put it this way: I walked on set the other day and was shocked at what I saw.
Villains -The Green Arrow will fight two big bads in Season 5.
For the first time in "The Flash" history, Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) and his team will be facing not one, but two big bads in Season 3: Dr.
Jeremy Carver admitted that the viewers will still meet the other "Big Bads" of "Supernatural" Season 10 but the main focus of the new season is really on the personal arcs of the main characters since there will be no "end-of the-world" mythology or villain who will destroy the planet Earth.