THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES: We Salute the Dearly Departed

Since the second season finale of The Shannara Chronicles two weeks ago, I’ve been reflecting on the series. One of the more shocking things this season was the body count. While the first season of the show was definitely violent, this season seemed even more so and the deaths hurt that much more because they were characters that we really ... Read More »

THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES: Season 2 Finale

Somehow, we are at the end of another season of The Shannara Chronicles that quickly! Let’s hope that we don’t have to wait so long for the next one (the show has not been renewed for season 3 yet)! Episode 2.10 Blood The Warlock Lord kills Allanon as Wil and Mareth watch. Cogline reminds them that they are the only ... Read More »

THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES: Highlights from Wilderun

With only one more episode to go after this one, the fight is looking more and more daunting as evil seems to have the upper hand. Wilderun Jax and Slanter rescue Allanon and Mareth before they are burnt at the stake and they head to Greymark to prevent the Warlock Lord from getting the codex (which of course is entirely too ... Read More »

THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES: Highlights from Warlock & Amberle

Another Shannara doubleheader! As the second season winds down, once again the fight is looking more and more daunting as evil seems to have the upper hand. Warlock Queen Tamlin surrenders to Riga to allow time for Lyria and Eretria to escape (with the jewel that opens Heaven’s Well) and they hide in the old police station where Cogline had ... Read More »

THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES: Highlights from Crimson and Paranor

This week, we got treated to a Shannara doubleheader and there was no shortage of action! Paranor Having retrieved the Sword of Shannara, Wil, Allanon and Mareth head to Paranor to meet with Bandon to try to rescue Flick. Allanon tells Mareth that she needs to stay behind, which of course doesn’t sit well with her. In Paranor, Bandon infects ... Read More »

THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES: Highlights from Dweller

Season 2, Episode 4 – Dweller Recap: Bandon plays Queen Tamlin a visit, killing her guards and reminding her of a deal that she made with the Warlock Lord many years prior.  Allanon sends a reluctant Eretria along with Garet to warn King Ander about the Queen. Maresh tells Allanon that he is her father and initially doesn’t get much ... Read More »

THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES: Highlights from Graymark

Season 2, Episode 3 – Graymark After last week’s episode, this one was a bit simpler with few plotlines. Eretria catches up with Wil and Mareth and they travel to Graymark along with everyone’s favorite hot and capable bounty hunter to rescue Allanon. Meanwhile, General Riga tortures Allanon in a futile attempt to find out the location of the codex. ... Read More »

THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES: Highlights from Wraith

On this week’s episode, Lyria and Eretria are saved from the Rovers by a bounty hunter who drags Lyria back to her mother, a queen that just happens to be the one that King Ander has gone to, seeking an alliance. The Crimson is getting more and more blatant about their war on magic and Aborlon needs all the allies that ... Read More »

Interview: Lore’s Holland Roden & BP Jenkins

Lore is a new series on Amazon Prime based on the popular podcast of the same name. The anthology, in its 6-episode first season, tells the “true” stories of some common myths and legends and other paranormal topics that can’t be easily explained. Each episode brings in a different cast and blends animation, voice-over narration (like the blog) and live action ... Read More »

Interview: Lore’s Robert Patrick

Lore is a new series on Amazon Prime based on the popular podcast of the same name. The anthology, in its 6-episode first season, tells the “true” stories of some common myths and legends and other paranormal topics that can’t be easily explained. Each episode brings in a different cast and blends animation, voice-over narration (like the blog) and live action ... Read More »