The Magicians Articles
Syfy Reveals THE MAGICIANS and THE EXPANSE RETURNS, TRAILERS
SYFY ANNOUNCES SEASON 2 PREMIERES FOR THE MAGICIANS AND THE EXPANSE THE MAGICIANS Premieres Wednesday, January 25 at 9/8c Season 1 Marathon Airs Saturday, November 12 from 9:30am-11pm Based on the bestselling novels from Lev Grossman, Syfy’s...
- Posted November 11, 2016
THE MAGICIANS Finale Pays Gratuitous Ode to Its Source Material
If there was an award for the one show adaptation this season that truly attempted to encapsulate everything its source material was even when it’s not entirely on book, it would probably go to The Magicians. Last...
- Posted April 12, 2016
THE MAGICIANS Up-heaves Reality Once Again in “Thirty-Nine Graves”
Tensions are at an all time mind blowing high in The Magicians penultimate episode, “Thirty-Nine Graves.” After the plethora of colorful events from last week, our characters begin this episode in a bit of a shambles. At...
- Posted April 5, 2016
THE MAGICIANS “Homecoming” Offers Awkward Reunions and Universe Expansion
Fantasy is a pretty big genre. As in it is literally as big as your mind allows. Which is why it shouldn’t be so surprising that week after week, The Magicians universe just keeps expanding. This week...
- Posted March 22, 2016
THE MAGICIANS: “The Strangled Heart” Unwraps The Emotional Agony of the Brakebills Crew
It was all regrown hands, bulging eyes and stabbed torsos in The Magicians’ “The Strangled Heart” last night. This show’s universe has always walked the dark fantasy line, but what became abundantly clear this week is that...
- Posted March 8, 2016
THE MAGICIANS: Things Heat Up in “The Mayakovsky Circumstance”
“The Mayakovsky Circumstance” is perhaps The Magicians’ most appropriately titled episode yet. At the beginning of this week’s episode, we’re shown where those truth trials, and resulting goose condition, took our Brakebills clique: Brakebills South. Yes, there...
- Posted March 1, 2016
THE MAGICIANS: “Impractical Applications” Illustrates Magic’s Power In Numbers
“Impractical Applications” revealed several truths about The Magicians’ characters and the show itself. The most interesting of which is that this show is built for fandom. I don’t say that to slight the series. In fact, I...
- Posted February 23, 2016
THE MAGICIANS “The World In The Walls” Nails Its Extended Metaphors
This week’s The Magicians went to its darkest place yet: the literal manifestation of Quentin’s greatest fears. A.K.A. what would’ve happened if the wardrobe wasn’t real. It’s not just a somber turn for the series, but an...
- Posted February 9, 2016