The Walking Dead S03E14 – Prey [TV Review]

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There is a big reason why I did not review last week’s episode “Arrow On The Doorpost“. With just two episodes left for the season, I feel The Walking Dead is getting way too manipulative with its pacing, and it is getting ridiculously obvious that the season finale is going to end with a massive face-melting cliffhanger right in the middle of the big Woodbury vs Prison war. There’s also that reason that I have been a bit lazy, as well as feeling indifferent towards a lot that has been happening in the Walking Dead universe. And I continue to hate Andrea more and more. So, where does that all leave us with this week’s episode “Prey” ? Thankfully, it seemed like the makers of this episode heard me somehow, and almost resurrected Andrea to the levels of maybe liking her a bit. Spoilers after the jump, as I discuss this episode, a few thoughts on last week’s and more thoughts on what’s making me go absolutely batshit about this season’s Walking Dead.

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The Walking Dead S03E12 – Clear [TV Review]

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In my review for the last episode of the Walking Dead, I had complained about this season to be more talk-centric. And that is mostly down to dialogues which are often ridiculously straight-forward, and which lack any sort of characterization. Also, the amount of times that happens, make it a chore to sit through these characters, just so that we can feel the rush once Michonne starts swinging her samurai sword, or Daryl starts using his crossbow.

This week’s episode – Clear, is by no means a heavy action packed one. It does have a mini-story arc attached to it, and although it is a bit disassociated from the bigger story, it doesn’t feel like a filler episode. Instead, it is one of the stronger episodes of TWD. After the jump, we discuss the episode, and there will be potential spoilers.

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The Walking Dead S03E11 – I Ain’t A Judas [TV Review]

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The last episode of The Walking Dead I wrote about was episode 10 of Season 3 – Home. I think I am running a bit behind with this post, as I have three episodes to write about. Part of it is down to my laziness. But mostly, it is down to TWD being lazy as well. There hasn’t been much happening at all. Of course, there has been a few spectacular things, like the drama in Episode 12. But frankly, who gives a damn about drama in the Walking Dead. Shoot ’em bloody undead walkers and smash their heads to pulp, and that makes me happy. Ok, I am not completely being honest. I do like the drama too, but the last three episodes could have easily been summed up into two. It all seems like an extended foreplay to a highly anticipated big-action climax, which just seems to never arrive. My thoughts on episode 11 are after the jump. Spoilers from here on.

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The Walking Dead Season 3 Episode 10 – Home [Review]

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Last week’s slow build up and mostly talking episode, finally pays off big time in this week’s episode – Home. I was just about to dismiss this episode to be another one of those talking ones, until we are thrown back to the happy place where we get what we want from The Walking Dead – not only zombie action, but proper rivalry, and dollops of camaraderie. This episode hit all the sweet spots, and even the talking scenes did not disappoint much. Here are a few highlights. [ SPOILERS ahead ]

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