Have you ever wanted to jump into an ongoing television series only to realize just how alienating it can be? Where do you start? How do you reconcile the sprawling narrative? Sometimes a hiatus can be a good thing – especially when you want to catch up with a show that’s already well underway. Below […]
Since I don’t like to judge shows based purely on the Pilot episodes, this review for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was written after the second episode of the series, ’0-8-4′ aired. First, a few caveats. I’ve read some Avengers and related comics here and there, but I’m not a hardcore follower of the series or […]
The most passionate fans (Breaking Bad fans are definitely among them) are not content to just merely watch a show—they want to talk about it, interact with it, and immerse themselves in its world. In today’s digital terrain, devotion and creativity have received a significant boost when compared to how fans celebrated a large cult […]
Saving the world is a prevalent theme in a lot of movies and television shows. It is such a common motivator for protagonists, that “get up, save the world” is listed among the TV tropes site, which spins it as an everyday, mundane occurrence. Yet audiences eat this up, time and time again if the […]
The major broadcast networks have announced their Fall TV ’13 primetime schedules, and it’s shaping up to be a very good time to be a TV viewer. Genre fans have plenty to look forward to, including superheroes, vampires, pirates, fairy tales, apocalypses, and cops. Lots of cops. Here are all the new Fall shows you should get excited for now.
X-Men director Bryan Singer is cooking up something kinda groundbreaking: a sprawling, science fiction epic series made for the Internet. Why the Internet? Because it’s about a future where humans are hardwired to the ‘Net.
The second season of HBO’s Game of Thrones is fast approaching, and I bet that you are also on the edge of your seat waiting for it. To get us all worked up even more, we have dubbed this week as Game of Thrones Week – as you may already have noticed with Robin’s Westerosian […]
How many episodes of Doctor Who have you actually seen? By episodes, I am referring not only to the sixth series, but to every Doctor Who episode dating from the first time the TV show aired. I was introduced to this addictive show only last year, and even now, I have not seen all the […]
How fares your Game of Thrones addiction? Has it waned after weeks and weeks of no new episodes, or has it gotten even stronger because of your desire to see more? Have you turned to reading the books after discovering this wonderful thing of a story? (I am sure George R.R. Martin is appreciating the […]
The characters all die. Would you make it if you got dumped in the middle of the Seven Kingdoms? Don’t get me wrong – I love this series, but I have never denied the fact that every reading makes me depressed because all the “good” ones die. Even the “bad” ones with “good” sides die. […]