Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 19

“Extraction” Thunderbirds Are Go lets Virgil and Gordon work together on a mission to save a seismologist and his son when an illegal mining operation malfunctions. The seismologist and his son aren’t responsible for the accident, they merely stumble onto it so International Rescue aren’t yet tasked with saving someone who is doing something illegal….

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 18

“Recharge” Thunderbirds Are Go lets Scott and Virgil team up on a mission to stop a power station from exploding after being kept busy with back to back rescues. The reality of being part of an independent, international rescue operation that only has a handful of people working on it is that they will be…

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 17

“Heist Society” Thunderbirds Are Go allows the Hood to resurface as he tries to steal a scientific breakthrough from under Lady Penelope and Parker’s noses. This episode probably amounts to a fairly typical episode of Thunderbirds Are Go but I don’t mean that in a bad way. It features multiple Thunderbirds working together to accomplish…

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 16

“Breakdown” With this review I am officially caught up with Thunderbirds Are Go and the rest of my reviews should be nicely on time after this. Please do give some consideration to my reviews of “Falling Skies” and “Relic” since they were so late. It’s my own fault but still. After a Scott centric episode…

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 15

“Relic” My quick catch-up on the missed episodes of Thunderbirds are go continues. I hate it when I miss the beginning of things so I apologise for doing that and hopefully won’t let that happen again. This episode finally attempts to give the series some backstory with the return of an old friend of Jeff…

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 14

“Falling Skies” Thunderbirds Are Go returns to screens after a long hiatus with an action packed episode that has International Rescue work tirelessly to save a space hotel plummeting to Earth. Actually, Thunderbirds Are Go returned weeks ago but for whatever reason I missed that. I managed to find out when the third episode after…

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 13

Heavy Metal Thunderbirds Are Go breaks for midseason with another daring rescue involving a problem at the Supreme Hadron Collider. It’s mostly action in this outing but there’s some time devoted to character development thrown in there. The purpose for being at the Collider is for Brains to catch up with an old friend/former college…

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 12

“Under Pressure” Thunderbirds Are Go” finally lets Thunderbird 4 out of the garage for a while and gives audiences and undersea adventure. The story is almost entirely focused on the rescue here but there is a subplot involving the Hood targeting Lady Penelope for asking the wrong questions. These two stories aren’t separate entities though…

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 11

“Skyhook” Thunderbirds Are Go delivers what amounts to the best episode yet with a tense rescue sequence involving a weather station quickly rising towards space. The episode opens with a quiet moment involving the brothers enjoying some rare down time. Apparently they’ve managed to have 3 solid days where they didn’t need to do any…

Thunderbirds Are Go – Season 1 Episode 10

“Tunnels of Time” Thunderbirds Are Go finally gets around to giving Gordon an episode to himself as he, Lady Penelope and Parker are trapped in a newly discovered temple. The episode starts off really well with the action in full swing as Thunderbird 2 clears away a big boulder and reveals the temple. It’ great…