And just like that…Amphibia is over. The finale cements it as one of the greatest animated shows of the decade.
Sorry I’ve been AWOL for the past few weeks. I had to transfer apartments, so I didn’t have a lot of time to prepare a review. Also, I just hadn’t seen anything that was really worth commenting on - I have a ton of just half-finished shows and partially written reviews to show for it. … Continue reading “Green Eggs and Ham: The Second Serving” is a lukewarm second course
Hot Damn. I cannot believe it’s only been a year since Season 1 of Kid Cosmic was released and it’s already over. 3 seasons doesn’t feel like quite enough - while at the same time, it’s clear Craig McCracken told the story he wanted to tell. And this final season, despite its short length (only… Continue reading “Kid Cosmic” Season 3 shows what cartoons are capable of.
This season suffers the odd mix of continuity, comic book time, and an aversion from straying too much from the status quo.
I’ve noticed that a lot of animated shows designed for streaming platforms don’t exactly last very long. Unless it’s an adult comedy - a show is lucky if it gets 3 seasons, which these days only adds up to about 30 episodes. Centaurworld didn’t even break 20 episodes. Yeah, the second and newest season was… Continue reading “Centaurworld” Season 2 brings back characters for a brilliant and emotional finale.
This week I had to ask myself a question. Is it possible for Animaniacs to get formulaic? And the answer is: possibly. I never would have thought it - but I feel like the showrunners really need to expand their horizons. That’s not to say the show isn’t funny, it’s still hilarious. This season definitely… Continue reading The second season of “Animaniacs” is funny but fails to improve its flaws