Panel 2: The idea, on this page, is that the narrative passage of time is slowing down to a crawl; only a fraction of a second elapses during these panels.
Panel 3: Behold, the first appearance of “glitter FX” on Emp’s supersuit! (I think. Or did that appear during an earlier “VORPP” incident? Hmm.)
Panel 4: What’s this? Something I really, really wish I’d spent more time designing. You'll see more of it tomorrow, in any event.