The Magicians Episode 308 Review: Six Short Stories About Magic

We have it on record that I said this week’s Magicians episode would be great, right? Good. I was spot on with that prediction, because “Six Short Stories About Magic” took me back to why I love this show so much. Not only did this episode break up the storylines in an interesting way, it…

iZombie Episode 401 Review: Are You Ready for Some Zombies?

Hell yes, I’m ready for some zombies! Except, not during your regular scheduled timeline because I’m busy. Here’s my belated review of iZombie’s season premiere, “Are You Ready for Some Zombies?” The last time we saw Seattle zombies were everywhere and Filmore Graves was working to contain it and create a new zombie city. In this first…

Anime vs. Oscars 2018

It’s that time of year again. The 90th Academy Awards—a night of opulence and glamour; it is a night dedicated to honoring the talent featured in the movies of 2017. … anime? What’s that? Every year, this seems to be the story for why the list of Animated Feature Film nominees almost never include Japanese…

Season 5: A New Dawn for Voltron Legendary Defender

***SPOILER WARNING*** “One door closes and other opens” seems to be the idea behind Voltron Legendary Defender season 5. Season 5 felt like a conclusion to the first half of Voltron Legendary Defender as a series. It was also more like season 1 in that it both felt like a love letter to the original…

The Magicians Episode 307 Review: Poached Eggs

When it comes to brunch, poached is exactly how I like my eggs – but this week’s episode of The Magicians, “Poached Eggs” didn’t work for me. Last week was disjointed, and the theme continued into this week with this set-up episode. Julia and Alice confront and solve the problems they created last week with…

Black Panther Reigns

Black Panther, written and directed by Ryan Coogler, is the 18th entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the final film before the ultra-mega-deluxe super-sized crossover that is Avengers: Infinity War, and easily one of Marvel’s most complex and well-made features. The film picks up what can only be a few days after the events of…