Review, Television, Wheel of Time

Wheel of Time (Episodes 6-8): Tackling a Controversial Ending

Wait... eight episodes? I thought it would be hard to condense the first book into ten episodes. And they only got eight? Alright. Let's see how this went. The ending of 'The Eye of the World' is often seen as the weakest part of that book. And for good reason. It felt incredibly rushed and… Continue reading Wheel of Time (Episodes 6-8): Tackling a Controversial Ending

Books, Character Analysis, Television, The Mind of a Character, Wheel of Time

Mat Cawthon: The Book VS The Show

*The following will contain spoilers for the first season of The Wheel of Time, as well as the first book in the series, 'The Eye of the World', with some minor spoilers for the second book, 'The Great Hunt'. It will not cover anything beyond those. Newcomers, read with caution.* One thing I will praise… Continue reading Mat Cawthon: The Book VS The Show

Review, Television, Wheel of Time

Wheel of Time (S1E4-5): A False Dragon and an Ogier

I was going to wait for another batch of three episodes. But these two had so much happening in it that I decided to tackle it on its own. So... I guess that's what we'll be doing for the rest of this season. Divided, the Emond's Fielders continue their journey towards the White Tower. Rand… Continue reading Wheel of Time (S1E4-5): A False Dragon and an Ogier

Books, Review, Television, Wheel of Time

Wheel of Time Episodes 1-3: Rushed Ambition

I didn't realize there was a Wheel of Time TV series starting back when I first started the books. So I accidentally prepared myself for this. May as well put it to use. Adapting the Wheel of Time was always bound to be one of the most difficult tasks anyone could possibly attempt. Robert Jordan's… Continue reading Wheel of Time Episodes 1-3: Rushed Ambition

One Piece, Television

Why Would You Even Attempt Live-Action One Piece?

Live-action adaptations of animated work have been a plague on the animation industry for a long time now. From beloved cartoons like The Lion King to classic anime like Ghost in the Shell, studios keep on attempting to translate these stories from drawing to reality. Unfortunately, none of them understand why they were animated in… Continue reading Why Would You Even Attempt Live-Action One Piece?