Doctor Who – Season 10 Episode 3

Doctor Who

“Thin Ice” Doctor Who picks up from last week in London of the past as the Doctor and Bill investigate mysterious lights beneath the ice that cause disappearances. Part of the introduction of a new companion is exposing them to the storytelling potential that this show has and exploring how they react to it. Bill…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 19

Supernatural

“The Future” Supernatural prepares for the birth of Lucifer’s child as Sam and Dean try to figure out a way to make sure that the potential danger is removed. Kelly Kline being on the run protected by Dagon has been going on for what seems like forever but there also hasn’t been that much time…

The 100 – Season 4 Episode 9

The 100

“DNR” The 100 returns from hiatus with only 6 days to go until the Apocalypse with the reality of the situation really starting to sink in for the characters. I’m really glad that the show has dispensed with last minute last hopes as a plot device for the moment as it was getting really contrived…

Arrow – Season 5 Episode 19

Arrow

“Dangerous Liaisons” Arrow returns from hiatus and deals with Felicity’s association with helix and how that relates to her role on Team Arrow. Felicity heading down a darker path has been a really interesting arc for her this season. She is a good character but there is often a tendency to leave her in the…

iZombie – Season 3 Episode 4

iZombie

“Wag the Tongue Slowly” iZombie juggles a few different stories as Liv takes on the personality of a gossip while Peyton babysits Blaine to see if his memories come back. I mentioned last week that I was frustrated by the love triangle that has been introduced this season between Peyton, Ravi and Blaine and this…

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. – Season 4 Episode 19

Agents

“All the Madame’s Men” Marvel’ Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. continues to build towards the season endgame as Madame Hydra accelerates her plan. Up until this episode it was unclear what Aida aka Ophelia aka Madame Hydra’s -I’m going to go with Aida from now on- plan was but we can wonder no longer. She wants to…

The Flash – Season 3 Episode 19

The Flash

“The Once and Future Flash” The Flash returns from hiatus for a trip to a dark future where Iris is dead and Team Flash has been disbanded. There’s a dark shadow hanging over The Flash at the moment. Building up to Iris’ death at the hands of Savitar has consumed the show and made this…

Gotham – Season 3 Episode 15

Gotham

“Heroes Rise: How the Riddler Got His Name” So Gotham is set to finish season 3 with a rising force of heroes to counter the preceding Rise of the Villains. But this would appear to be a promise at this stage, given that the latest episode focuses so much on The Riddler – unless Lucius…

Supergirl – Season 2 Episode 18

Supergirl

“Ace Reporter“ Supergirl returns from hiatus and deals with Kara’s unemployment when Lena’s old flame comes to National City. This season of Supergirl has been at its best when exploring the relationships between the characters. Katie McGrath has been a great addition to the cast as Lena Luthor and her friendship with Kara has been…

Doctor Who – Season 10 Episode 2

Doctor Who

“Smile” Doctor Who heads to the future as the Doctor and Bill go on their first proper adventure to one of humanity’s first colonies and encounter a mystery when they arrive. Part of the appeal of this show is that it can be so many things. There’s no such thing as a “typical” episode of…