Kneel Before Pod – Everyone Gets a Pony (153)

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow recently completed its fifth season which prompted a conversation on Kneel Before Pod. The team discusses typical lunacy, the merits of free will and how drunk you’d have to be to not notice someone being abducted by aliens right in front of you. Craig can be found on this very site,…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 15

“Swan Thong” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow wraps up its fifth season with questions about free will and changes to the team roster. Once again this shows wraps up a season with its own brand of lunacy. After escaping various syndicated TV prisons at the end of the previous episode the team now have to get…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 14

“The One Where We’re Trapped on TV” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow lampoons various popular TV shows when Charlie puts the team into them in order to protect them from her sisters. I’m not sure how many times I’ve said this or how many more times I’ll say this but there are things this show gets…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 13

“I Am Legends” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow maroons the team outside London in the middle of a Zombie Apocalypse as the clock ticks down on their temporary immortality. More than anything else this episode is about the inevitability of death. No matter what someone does to avoid or cheat death it remains the natural end…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 12

“Freaks and Greeks” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow has the team going back to college because the only way to progress in their quest to rewrite fate is to navigate the Greek system. I’m from Scotland so the Fraternity/Sorority system is all Greek to me -pun intended- which means that I find it difficult to connect…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 11

“Ship Broken” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow assembles the loom of fate and deals with a threat from within the Waverider. Even placeholder episodes of this show are immensely fun. In other shows an episode like this would represent a forgettable holding pattern as the hunt for the plot device is over but it isn’t quite…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 10

“The Great British Fake Off” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow continues the hunt for the Loom of Fate with a Constantine/Zari collaboration and a trip to Hell for Ava. The previous episode promised an engaging John and Zari team-up and then this episode wasted no time in delivering it. They both have strongly defined motivations with…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 6

“Mortal Khanbat” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow displaces Genghis Khan to 90s Hong Kong and has John Constantine deal with his own mortality. One thing I often praise about this show is its unique ability to juggle a large cast, different tones and plots that couldn’t be more different. Everything typically links together almost seamlessly making…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 5

“A Head of Her Time” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow sends the team to a party in Revolutionary France as John confronts uncomfortable personal truths. This season’s main plot very much revolves around John Constantine and his history. At the moment it feels like he’s in another show that’s running parallel to the exploits of the…

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Season 5 Episode 4

“Slay Anything” DC’s Legends of Tomorrow takes a stab at delivering its own take on the slasher genre when the team deal with a serial killer escaped from Hell. It was only a matter of time before this show tackled the Slasher genre given its love for all things meta. Slasher films lend themselves to…