The dark descent of Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch in Multiverse of Madness may be familiar to fans of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. This essay compares Wanda’s road to darkness to Willow Rosenberg’s path in season six. There’s also a bonus on comparing both to Angel’s darkness in season two.
What happens when a heroine goes bad? That’s what Dr. Strange faces when he battles Scarlett Witch in Multi-verse of Madness. Sam Raimi does a fine job mixing horror and super-hero drama. It provides a good story with some cameos that play a part in the plot. It looks at the choices we make and those we don’t…or shouldn’t.
Moon Knight and Harrow finally have their battle over who is more worthy in fighting evil, while Layla thinks she can help out without gods. However, they will still play a part. It’s also revealed how troubled Marc/Steven really are
Is Marc insane in a Chicago mental ward, or dead with an Egyptian god about to judge him? The truth slowly emerges about Marc and Steven and how the Moon Knight was born. It’s also a classic performance by Oscar Isaac.
Moon Knight is becoming stranger than what’s coming in the Dr. Strange movie. Marc/Steven isn’t making any progress in trying to stop Harrow from unleashing Ammit to the world.
Or maybe he’s been something else all along. Actually, it’s somewhere in between
The Doctor is back when a planned beach trip is interrupted by the Sea Devils, who are trying to take over the Earth in 19th Century China. She gets help from a pirate queen and a sea captain.
A different kind of super-hero story begins this month. It’s about a guy who discovers he literally has another life, and may be possessed by an Egyptian god.
He’s battling a bad guy who thinks he’s trying to get rid of evil in the name of another god.
Mystery Science Theater 3000 is back after a three-year break with a new base, a new look, and the same cheesy movies to mock.
Once again, Doctor Who opens the New Year with a battle against Daleks. This time, it takes place in a time loop just before the New Year begins. They want revenge against the Doctor for what happened at the end of Flux, and she has to find a way out. What does escape, though, are hidden feelings.
The season finale of Hawkeye featured an unforgettable holiday party. Kate learns some hard truths, but also makes hard decisions. The Kingpin does show up and tries to get rid of Clint, but Yelena wants to do the same thing. Maya also makes a decision. It ends with someone getting a watch back, and a Christmas card of sorts.