Thor as the Norse God of Partying? The Watcher says this would have happened if he didn’t have a trickster as a half-brother. He still would have fell for Jane Foster, though, while her friend would wind up in a Vegas wedding. Even Captain Marvel gets involved. It’s a wacky sitcom…until the last minute
We talk Only Murders in the Building, What We Do in the Shadows, What If?, Roswell New Mexico, American Rust, Y the Last Man, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, See, Ted Lasso
The creation of Iron Man was the birth of the MCU, but what if it never happened? Imagine if Tony Stark was rescued by Erik Killmonger in Afghanistan, and it wound up becoming a friendship with unexpected results.
We talk Only Murders in the Building, Nine Perfect Strangers, What We Do in the Shadows, What if, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, See, Star Trek Lower Decks, Ted Lasso
This week is another dark episode, this time turning Marvel super-heroes into zombies. The horror comes not only from how this happens, but from how fate creates several roadblocks. There are also several callbacks to previous episodes.
What if Doctor Strange became the Sorcerer Supreme, but not because a car accident ended his medical career? This episode gets very dark as a man is obsessed over changing the past, but literally losing everything.
We talk Motherland Fort Salem, What If?, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Brand New Cherry Flavor, See, Star Trek Lower Decks, Mr. Corman, Ted Lasso
What if Earth didn’t have heroes protecting it? That’s the plot this week as someone is trying to kill the Avengers Initiative, just as another bad guy arrives?
The culprit is an interesting choice, and the story still ends with a fair amount of hope.
We talk Schmigadoon, Motherland Fort Salem, What If?, Star Wars Bad Batch, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Superman and Lois, The Chair, Fantasy Island, White Lotus, Ted Lasso
This week looks at another change: what if Peter Quill never became Star-Lord, but T’Challa did? A lot of people will have much different roles.