The Witcher Season 2 Update: Look How They Massacred My Boy

All right, look, I only gave season two one episode. And I’m not here to shit on the people who like the show. I have watched and enjoyed season one of the extremely inconsistent Wheel of Time (which probably needs its own update post) without the background knowledge of the books, and I know forContinue reading “The Witcher Season 2 Update: Look How They Massacred My Boy”

It Took Six Episodes, but I’m Officially Invested in Wheel of Time

And I’ll tell you for why! (Full disclosure: I have not read the books. To be honest, though, I’m kind of happy I haven’t. There was enough to be uncertain about without all that clogging up the pipes.) Certainly, this show isn’t perfect; it suffers from the usual first-season-stumbling-like-a-baby-deer syndrome, and there are things oneContinue reading “It Took Six Episodes, but I’m Officially Invested in Wheel of Time”

You Should Drop Everything and Watch Arcane and Dune

Originally I was going to do separate posts for these, but there are so many fantasy shows and movies to gush about these days—it was exciting in and of itself to be able to double up on recommendations. I’m not here to spoil plot and I’m honestly kind of terrible at writing reviews (my Goodreads pageContinue reading “You Should Drop Everything and Watch Arcane and Dune”

The Witcher: Cahir in the Books Versus the Netflix Show

I technically have other complaints to lodge against The Witcher on Netflix, although some of them are matters of personal preference as opposed to real critical analysis, and those things don’t feel that important to write about. But there was one thing I couldn’t let go.  My favorite character, Cahir, seems kind of gross inContinue reading “The Witcher: Cahir in the Books Versus the Netflix Show”