Black Lightning – Season 1 Episode 5

“And Then the Devil Brought the Plague: The Book of Green Light“ Black Lightning dives into character back stories to develop Tobias Whale and explore the Pierce family history. World building isn’t one of this show’s problems. Most of the scenes so far have been instrumental in building Freeland as a well developed location that…

Black Lightning – Season 1 Episode 4

“Black Jesus” Black Lightning deals with the fallout of the previous episode as a dangerous new drug hits the streets and Tobias Whale becomes concerned about his reputation. Collateral damage is the name of the game in this episode. Jeff is still working on getting back into the costumed hero game and is a bit…

Black Lightning – Season 1 Episode 3

“LaWanda: The Book of Burial” Black Lightning continues to explore the consequences of Jeff’s return to the life of a costumed crime fighter and the people’s reaction to the gang violence. It should be clear by now that this is a very different show to the other shows based on DC heroes on the CW….

Black Lightning – Season 1 Episode 2

“LaWanda: The Book of Hope” Black Lightning picks up where the first episode left off by dealing with the fallout of Jeff’s daring rescue of his daughters. I applauded this show last week in both my review and the podcast for doing such a great job building its world and letting its characters inhabit that…

Black Lightning – Season 1 Episode 1

“The Resurrection” The CW delivers another dose of Superhero action in the form of new show Black Lightning; the story of a middle aged man who goes back to costumed crime fighting after a 9 year absence. Even though this show comes from the same producers as the other Arrowverse shows it doesn’t share that…

Kneel Before Pod – Comic-Con 2017

San Diego Comic-Con is one of the biggest events in the nerd calendar and 2017 was a year that just kept on giving in terms of teases of great content. As nerds it is our responsibility to get in front of a microphone and talk about it. Craig and Chris bring their unique takes on…