Pulp conventions and comic-book tropes coexist with a quasi-realistic setting and political questions both timeless and contemporary, as a good man on a doomed island becomes a hero in order to impress his surrogate son— and encounters something more dangerous than he anticipated.
Oct 22, 2014
While the Flash takes on a metahuman who can become toxic fog, we witness the firestorm of activity experienced by the supporting characters on the night Barry and his adversary were transformed.
A new character is introduced, and existing characters get fleshed out in more detail.
Oct 21, 2014
There’s a new drug on the streets of Gotham– and Wayne Industries had a hand in its development.
We’re more in Detective Show territory this week. Did it work for you?
The latest episode of the X-Files Retrospective podcast, covering Ascension, is now available here for your listening pleasure. Intro and outro music attribution is below. You can also follow the show from its own feed (RSS, iTunes, Stitcher) or through the Bureau 42 Master Audio Feed (RSS, iTunes, Stitcher).
Oct 20, 2014
Normally, I post Con-related videos as part of Newspace near the start of the week. This week, I’m posting my own video of Forest City ComiCon, the first convention of its sort in my part of the world since the 1970s (excluding Toronto, two hours away).
Oct 20, 2014
The group encounters Father Gabriel Stokes, a Man of the Cloth who has survived despite a suspicious lack of relevant skills. Something is clearly consuming our new character. And speaking of consuming….