This week we’re talking about TV shows that take place on worlds other than Earth or on an Earth that’s radically different from our own. This includes sword and sorcery stories like Xena and high fantasy stories like Game of Thrones. Ari returns for a second time to help us answer hard questions about this genre. Namely, why is it so bad?
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Opening and closing theme: The Princess Who Saved Herself by Jonathan Coulton. Used with permission.
We mentioned that someone was sued over the bizarre Wheel of Time trailer, but it turns out the suit was against Harriet McDougal (Jordan’s Widow) for saying she didn’t know anything about it. The suit was withdrawn.
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