11 – Episodic, Overarching, and Anthology Stories

The Mythcreant Podcast
Mike, Oren and Chris discuss the weaknesses and strengths of different story forms. They analyze TV shows that fell victim to the Monster of the Week or the Reset Button Ending, and praise American Horror Story for being new and innovative.

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Opening and closing theme: The Princess Who Saved Herself by Jonathan Coulton

Show Notes:

American Horror Story

Monster of the Week

The River

Taming of the Grue

Villain Decay

Reset Button Ending

Attached, Episode 8, Season 7 of Star Trek: The Next Generation

Leonard McCoy from Star Trek: The Original Series




Dresden Files by Jim Butcher


Dance with Dragons in Game of Thrones

Legend of Korra

Babylon 5

Thor: The Dark World

The Descent Series

The Matrix Series

Shrek 2

Star Trek: Voyager

Battlestar Galactica

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