February 2013

Review: Walking Dead - Home

Season 3, Episode 10 - The set-up from last episode begins to build steam.

We come to this week’s episode of The Walking Dead with three distinct stories going on.  Rick is going crazy in the prison while everybody else tries to cope, Daryl and Merle wander the countryside on their own and the Governor and Andrea try to keep Woodbury intact.  But while last week felt like a pile of set-up that was paced rather sluggishly, this week pays off as the co

Review: Walking Dead - The Suicide King

Season 3, Episode 9 - A complicated if cluttered return to the series

Episode 9 of The Walking Dead, ‘The Suicide King’, picks up where the series left off during mid-season break, with Daryl and Merle reunited and in an uncomfortable position courtesy of the Governor.  The leader of Woodbury gives them an ultimatum - fight each other to the death and the winner will go free.  Luckily for the both of them, Rick and the gang head to the rescue.