‘Legacies’: Hope is not the goal

“Hope is Not the Goal”
November 15, 2018

“We’re a family.  And we will stand together.  We will fight together.  And we will win or lose this battle together, no matter what comes next.”

Ric brings his students up to speed on the first three episodes and then turns the floor over to guest speaker Sheriff Blue Blue.  Not Now Dana and her friend Sasha are missing, and given the recent monster activity, Matt fears the worst.

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‘Legacies’: We’re being punked, Pedro

We’re Being Punked, Pedro
November 8, 2018

“How am I supposed to protect them from stuff that’s not supposed to exist?”

The attractive monsters from the ill-fated flag football brawl are being punished with a day of community service. Alaric forces Hope to join them. SHE KNOWS WHY. Picking up trash in the town square seems a light sentence for attempted murder by dark magic.

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‘Legacies’: Who’s telling the story

“This is the Part Where You Run”
“Some People Just Want to Watch the World Burn”
November 1, 2018

I didn’t want to like Legacies.  I mean, I loved me some The Vampire Diaries back in the day, until the cure and the doppelgängers and the heretics and the hey hey made it too tedious to watch.  I didn’t want to like Legacies, because it may or may not have displaced Wayward Sisters from a time slot and an order to series.  

Which is ironic, because Supernatural’s first stab at a spin-off, “Bloodlines,” felt like it would have been right at home in the TVD universe.

I didn’t want to like Legacies, but dammit here we are.

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