Glitch: Pilot

This is the first in a series of pilot analysis, where I review how the pilot works as such. Eventually if there’s enough interest I may pick up a whole series. First up is Glitch. A good pilot establishes; that’s almost its only job. It establishes the main story, the setting, characters, the look and … Continue reading

Lost Girl: How ‘Vexed’ Works As The Perfect Pilot

Possible spoilers through 03.13. All reviews here. This is a review of 01.08 as a pilot. For the review of the episode as it works in canon, click here. If you gather a bunch of above-the-liners in a room and ask what would compose a dream sci-fan pilot, you’d hear: overview of interesting main characters, rambunctious sex, … Continue reading

Lost Girl: Season 01, Episode 01, “It’s a Fae, Fae, Fae, Fae World”

Editor’s note: after reviewing Lost Girl episodes 03.05-03.13, I’m starting from the top. Rather than ignore everything that’s transpired, I intend to comment how recurring events, shot selection, etc., play into the show so far. I’ll be careful, but there may be spoilers through Season 3. You can find all reviews here. The first episode … Continue reading