Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD – Season 3 Episode 5

“4,722 Hours” Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD veers far away from their established film and delivers the best episode of the series to date as Simmons recounts to Fitz what she went through when stranded on an alien planet. First thing I’ll say is that I haven’t abandoned my theory about Simmons winding up in the…

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD – Season 3 Episode 4

“Devils You Know” Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD escalates two of the major stories as Lash strikes again and Hunter gets to confront Ward. This episode shows both the strongest and weakest aspects of Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD with Hunter’s revenge mission against Ward being the perfect example of that. His story gets to a point that…

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD – Season 3 Episode 3

“A Wanted (Inhu)Man” Lincoln returns to Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD on the run from the government agency established in the first episode while Daisy makes it her personal mission to get to him before they do. Having Lincoln’s situation be the main plot of the episode was a massive misstep as it was nothing but…

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD – Season 3 Episode 2

“Purpose in the Machine” Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD continues season 3 with a story almost entirely focussed on the Monolith and the potential it has to bring Simmons back from wherever she is. Fitz is the star of the show here with some deeply emotional stuff that he has to deal with. He is so…

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD – Season 3 Episode 1

“Laws of Nature” Agents of SHIELD returns for a third season and furthers the exploration of the super powered individuals known as Inhumans that were introduced last year. Season 2 ended with Terrigenesis crystals finding their way into the ocean and being an ingredient in fish oil of all things. I could see what they…

Agents of SHIELD – Season 2 Episodes 21 & 22

“S.O.S. Parts 1 & 2” Another season of Agents of SHIELD ends and the overall Marvel Cinematic Universe takes a break from being on screens for a little while before Ant-Man comes out in July. Season 2 ends with a feature length finale entirely focused on the War between the Inhumans and S.H.I.E.L.D. declared under…

Agents of SHIELD – Season 2 Episode 20

“Scars” Agents of SHIELD has one more week to go on the second season with a double episode next week and has all of the pieces in place for an intriguing conclusion. First of all I’ll address the second part of the tie in to Avengers: Age of Ultron that comes in this episode. Spoiler…

Agents of SHIELD – Season 2 Episode 19

“The Dirty Half Dozen” The six original Agents of SHIELD cast members work together on a mission to rescue Deathlok and Lincoln as well as take down a branch of H.Y.D.R.A. in the process. Having the original cast members back together for an episode was really cool and helped to highlight how far the dynamics…

Agents of SHIELD – Season 2 Episode 18

“The Frenemy of My Enemy” The dynamics in Agents of SHIELD continue to shift as Coulson has no choice but to team up with Ward as Skye gets used to the idea of Cal being her father. It’s definitely been a season of growth for this show and each episode continues to build on what…

Agents of SHIELD – Season 2 Episode 17

“Melinda” Agents of SHIELD finally details the events that lead to May becoming known as “The Cavalry” as Skye finally learns about her family. Season 2 of Agents of SHIELD is unmistakably a step up from the mediocrity that was the first season and episodes like this are a big part of the reason why….