Category: Television

Loki Episode One: Glorious Purpose Indeed

The first episode of Loki (Glorious Purpose) gave me Lost fandom flashbacks but in a really good way where you could sit around for ages and discuss not just the episode but philosophy, science, religion, books, out there movies you’ve never even heard of…

Aw those were the days.

And Loki definitely serves up a character deep dive in episode one but also seems to be hinting at those even bigger questions from the MCU.

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How to Nail an Adaptation: Shadow and Bone

If the unnamed HBO abomination taught me anything it’s that I am a character person at least with the stories I connect whole heartedly to so for me a great adaptation has to get the character right.

Not the look of the character either because everyone will see that differently but the spirit and oh my gosh Shadow and Bone did such a good job with that. It was beautiful.

The damned show even made me like Mal.

TFAWS: Characters, Closure & Finale Predictions

Credit where credit is due after episode 4 I complained about the seemingly endless story threads but the penultimate episode actually did a good job of closing enough of them down that I think we’re rocketing into a action-packed and hopefully strong finale.

Also there’s already rumors of a season 2 which I’d be down for seeing more of Sam and Bucky’s adventures.

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