Saturday, November 12, 2022

House of the Dragon Season 1: Review & Evaluation (Episode 4)


We pick back up where we left off last week and shift focus into Episode 4 in the House of the Dragon series today. Amends are attempted, freedom comes with a price, and desires refuse to be ignored. Stick around as things heat up. Daemon makes his return from the Stepstones, Rhaenyra sneaks out of the Red Keep, Ser Criston Cole is on the receiving end of a surprising development, spies make reports to important people of power, the King is burdened with knowledge he refuses to accept, and more than one person is sent away from Kings Landing as a result. With Chase & Josh recapping the episode, debating important topics, discussing the key takeaways, highlighting the important moments, and grading what they saw on screen, you'll want to stick around for this. "You are the dragon. Your word is truth and law."


Friday, October 28, 2022

House of the Dragon Season 1: Review & Evaluation (Episode 2)

After a captivating series opener, we continue on into Episode 2 of House of the Dragon today, where family members are at odds, marriage proposals are made, and secret meetings are held. Follow along as the Crabfeeder proceeds to cause more problems for the realm in the Stepstones, a new member of the kingsguard is appointed, Corlys Velaryon suggests a possible solution to further unite the kingdom, a standoff is held at Dragonstone, Viserys makes a fated decision that will shape events to come, and two powerful/important characters find common ground. With Chase & Josh concisely summarizing the episode, providing their opinions, discussing takeaways, giving it a numerical ranking, and debating 'what if' scenarios, this is one you don't want to miss. "To elude a storm, you can either sail into it, or around it. But you must never await its coming."


House of the Dragon Season 1: Review & Evaluation (Episode 1)

It is finally here... the breakdown and coverage of the biggest on-screen series of the year begins today. The final series that we will cover in Season 2 of Chase & Josh: Fact or Fantasy... Welcome to the House of the Dragon. To do this series justice, we are covering each episode individually to ensure nothing is missed or overlooked with all of its full circle moments, foreshadows, or potential plot holes. Join us as we take a step back in time and return to Westeros, 172 years before the birth of Daenerys Targaryen. We see how Viserys was selected as heir to King Jaehaerys, meet the Princess Rhaenyra around whom much of this series is focused, get to know a little bit about Daemon Targaryen including his temperament and personality, learn of some trouble in the Stepstones, witness complications of a royal birth, and the controversial appointing of heir to the throne. With Chase & Josh providing a detailed summary of the episode, discussing takeaways, numerically rating what they saw on screen, debating key aspects, and analyze situations that could have future implications, don't miss out. "Aegon had a dream. He foresaw the end of the world of men. It will begin with a terrible winter gusting out of the distant north. Aegon saw absolute darkness riding on those winds. And whatever dwells within will destroy the world of the living."

Obi-Wan Kenobi Series Bonus Episode: Categorical Rankings, MVP Debate, & Potential Spinoffs

Today we close out the Obi-Wan Kenobi miniseries with our final thoughts, culminating in this exciting bonus episode where we put it all on the table in regards to the complete 6 episodes of the series! We hope you are ready for another installment of the fan-favorite rankings, and learn a little more about the way each of us views the hierarchy of the categories we bring you. Find what/who stood out to us individually and our reasoning behind it. Not only will we be ranking a wide array of categories, we will also be debating who was the MVP of the entire series, and also taking a look into the future of Star Wars while giving our thoughts on potential spin-off series that could also take the Star Wars universe and fans by storm. Tune in and sound off with what you agree/disagree with and let us know your opinions about what you would change or add!

Obi-Wan Kenobi Series: Review & Evaluation (Episode 6)

Today we officially reach the mountaintop of this series and close it out strong with some of the best action, as well as important implications for the future of the Star Wars universe here in Episode 6. Join us for the finale of the series where we see Obi-Wan and Darth Vader battle one on one at the height of their strength, Owen and Beru defend Luke and their farm against someone with bad intentions, Reva's true character is shown with a life or death decision she makes, and an old Jedi Master makes his reappearance on screen. With Chase & Josh summarizing the episode, discussing how this series could set up future Star Wars productions, giving final thought/takeaways, and debating stand out occurrences, this episode is a must listen "Your strength has returned. But the weakness still remains."

Obi-Wan Kenobi Series: Review & Evaluation (Episode 5)

We continue our ascent towards the pinnacle of this series as we jump into Episode 5 today, where sacrifices are made and true colors are shown. Tag along as we take a dive down memory lane with some nostalgic flashbacks, move back to the present time with the Path's escape being sabotaged, join in the siege on Jabiim, watch Obi-Wan deduce the truth about Reva, and spectate an attempt at revenge which doesn't end well. With Chase & Josh detailing a summary of the episode, discussing potential plot-hoes, providing takeaways, debating important topics, and rating what we saw on screen, don't miss out. "You're not serving him, are you? You're hunting him."

Obi-Wan Kenobi Series: Review & Evaluation (Episode 4)

The second half of the Obi-Wan Kenobi series starts today as we move along into Episode 4 and ramp up the stakes and dangers involved with the mission. We pick up with Leia taken captive by Reva where the Inquisitors are based on Nur, Tala risking her cover for a rescue plan, a sector of bodies encased in amber of force-sensitive individuals, Obi-Wan slowly regaining strength/ability, and receiving assistance from the Path. With Chase & Josh running through a detailed summary, providing thought provoking debates on how certain occurrences could change the scope of the Star Wars universe moving forward, giving overall takeaways of the episode and the potential fallout, be sure to check this one out. "The braver you seem, the more afraid you are."