Author Archives: Alan Buxbaum

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Five Thoughts on Krypton‘s “In Zod We Trust”

By | Jul 19, 2019 | Television

As Krypton’s Second Season pushes forward, we continue to go into more serious and darker territory. From all appearances, it seems that Lyta is indeed dead. Since Lyta’s character is connected to almost every other major one, this throws everything into disarray. Seg is distraught, Zod becomes even more ruthless, and Brainiac gets a front-row […]

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5 Thoughts on Krypton’s “Hope”

By | May 17, 2018 | Television

Krypton‘s ninth and penultimate episode was one of its more exciting ones. Between themes like the El’s vs. the Zod’s, Doomsday, and seeing Brainiac in the “flesh”, we are now ready to see how this first season will come to an end. This episodes does a great job of setting the stage for ultimate chaos. […]

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5 Thoughts on Krypton‘s “Savage Night”

By | May 10, 2018 | Television

Overall, I wasn’t the biggest fan of Krypton’s eighth episode. It was mostly used as character development, but did not even keep you engaged enough with various events we’re expecting in the back-half of the season (Doomsday, The Green Lantern Corps, The Justice League, etc.). I didn’t necessarily expect all of these Easter Eggs to […]

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Five Thoughts on Krypton‘s “Transformation”

By | May 3, 2018 | Television

Things are moving full-steam ahead in Krypton‘s seventh episode, “Transformation.” Brainiac is gaining power in the Kandorian government, General Zod needs some serious help with his injuries, and Strange is just drinking his woes away while getting a free therapy session with Val-El. The pieces are almost in place for full-out war. How will it […]

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Five Thoughts on Krypton‘s “World of Rao”

By | Apr 12, 2018 | Television

In Krypton‘s fourth episode, our focus is brought to Kryptonian politics, the Seg-Lyta-Nyssa love triangle, and Ona’s journey to becoming one of Roa’s younger disciples. This chapter in the series was mostly devoted to developing the landscape of Krypton and fleshing out the power-dynamic while Braniac’s impending arrival creeps forward in the background. While there […]


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