It’s a double-post for American Gods! Episode 2’s Coming to America story introduced Anansi in a manner that doesn’t just strike a chord for black America, it’s the start of a symphony. It was raw, powerful, and true. The rest of the episode moved rather slowly, while Episode 3 had a bit more plot advancement and brought us deeper into the backstage world of the Gods.
Okay, holidays and end-of-the-year festivities can be exhausting and/or distracting to anyone. And given the note that 2016 ended on, I hope our dear readers understand and will forgive that I fell behind on the weekly TV recaps.
But! Better late than never, eh? Here’s a massive recap post to catch you up on Once Upon a Time and Agents of SHIELD as we continue into 2017. Keep an eye out for my separate post about season three of The Librarians.
These past few weeks on TV…
Welcome back, TV lovers! These weeks on TV…Agents of SHIELD gave us the origins of Robbie Reyes as Ghost Rider, before leaving us with a cliff-hanger for the next several weeks. Meanwhile, Once Upon a Time‘s upping the family drama. The Evil Queen tries to drive a pirate-shaped wedge between the Charmings in “Dark Waters”, while “Heartless” features her aligning with Gold to get some overdue vengeance on Snow White.
Welcome back, TV lovers! This week, Emma’s forced to come clean about her vision while searching for Aladdin on Once Upon a Time. On Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Jemma prepares for her next lie-detection test, while the rest of the team tries to intercept a ghostly abduction at a prison. Continue reading This Week on TV: Oct 22-28
Welcome back, TV lovers! This week, Once Upon a Time featured Cinderella (Jessy Schram) with a shotgun tracking down her stepsister in Storybrooke. Meanwhile, on Agents of SHIELD, Jemma races against the clock to save Agent May’s life, while the rest of the team investigate blackouts by a so-called Inhuman Resistance.
Welcome back, TV lovers! Agents of SHIELD took a break this week, but OUaT didn’t waste any time bringing The Evil Queen to the forefront as a threat to Storybrooke.
Welcome back, TV lovers! It’s a new season for primetime TV and we here at DG are happy to offer our recaps and opinions on our favorite weekly shows! Once Upon a Time kicked off its sixth season with Emma experiencing unusual tremors and premonitions. Meanwhile, the titular characters on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. adjust to a new world order following the events of Captain America: Civil War.
This week on TV…Once Upon a Time wrapped up its fifth season with a two-part finale that was both cheesy and convoluted. The Flash did everything it could to tear down Barry’s newfound optimism. Arrow saw new developments in Damien Darhk’s Genesis plan…for the worse. Read on for more of our thoughts, and a link to a full post about the OUaT finale!
This week on TV…. Once Upon a Time tested its fandom with questionable writing choices as the Underworld arc wrapped up. The Flash had a zombie metahuman and Barry trying to get back from…wherever he went. Arrow tried to stop a nuclear apocalypse, just like any other day. Read on for our full thoughts!