Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 13

“Family Feud” Supernatural picks up the Lucifer love child plot as the Winchesters hunt a ghost left over from a recovered shipwreck and Mary continues to work with the Men of Letters. One standing challenge that must come up a lot in the writers room is how to make a ghost hunt not feel derivative…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 12

“Stuck in the Middle (With You)” Supernatural brings the Winchesters against a very powerful demon that turns out to be much more than they could have ever predicted. I’m aware that the description sounds like a fairly generic plot for this show and it definitely is but the execution of this made made it much…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 11

“Regarding Dean” Supernatural focuses on the brothers when Dean is hexed by a Witch and slowly starts to lose his memory. Stand-alone character driven episodes are definitely a welcome diversion now and again. This show started with Sam and Dean so it’s always good to give them an opportunity to have an old school adventure…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 10

“Lily Sunder Has Some Regrets” Supernatural continues with the Nephilim concept when Angels start turning up dead under mysterious circumstances. It’s clear that Lucifer’s illegitimate lovechild is going to be the major story this season. This episode even teases the fact that the child of an Archangel will be insanely powerful and it could be…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 9

“First Blood” Supernatural returns from hiatus to pick up where it left off with Sam and Dean’s arrest after their attempt on the Lucifer possessed president’s life. I get the impression that the writers had written themselves into a corner with this scenario. Sam and Dean being arrested by the government is one of those…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 8

“LOTUS” Supernatural wraps up its 2016 run with a trip to the White House when Lucifer possesses none other than the President of the United States. In the Supernatural universe the president is a man named Jefferson Rooney (David Chisum) and we don’t learn much more about him than his name. We do find out…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 7

“Rock Never Dies” Supernatural lets Lucifer strike back and take the spotlight as he tries to use his latest vessel to gain new followers. Lucifer likes to be worshipped and adored by as many people as possible so connecting that to the notion of celebrity and how the public follows famous people is really natural…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 6

“Celebrating the Life of Asa Fox” Supernatural explores the inevitable end of a Hunter’s journey as a group of them gather to mourn the loss of one of their own. This episode may not take any significant steps to further whatever the season arc is going to be but it does prove that Supernatural is…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 3

“The Foundry” Things seem to return to normal on Supernatural as the Winchesters get a bit of a breather from those trying to kill them. Nothing is ever normal on this show but there’s a formula that it likes to return to now and again. That formula is the simple case of the week where…

Supernatural – Season 12 Episode 2

“Mamma Mia” Supernatural picks up where it left off last week with Sam still held captive by Toni as Dean and Mary continue to look for him. Sam’s situation is a fairly dire one from any way that you look at it. After facing down untold world ending threats he risks meeting his end in…