“Then he seized her left foot with both hands in such a fury that he split in two.”
So, wow. Okay, THAT one was better. Like, loads better than last week. I still have tons of issues with the fact that this show is taking. Forever. To. Get. To. The. Reveal. With. Both. Of. Its. Main. Stories. But at least this week’s episode was completely tolerable, and even kind of fun. Maybe some of you still had problems with it – and I want to hear all about it in the comments, but I really enjoyed it. And about 87% of that enjoyment is totally because I squealed and clapped like a little girl when I realized this whole thing was basically Rumpelstiltskin. ALL THE HAPPY. God, it was just so, so, ridiculous, but this time in a fun way. Let’s get to the recap.
So, the episode opens on what I think is a rave and I get really excited because maybe, just maybe Roddy was back. But no. It’s just a party at a video game company because they’re launching a sequel to a game called Black Forest (DeutschLOLS). Two of the people on the development team, Jenna and Brody go off to “celebrate” if ya know what I mean, but she hears someone in the room. She goes out, leaving the guy to GET CUT IN HALF BY A GOBLIN WITH ACID FINGERS. Awesome.
So, now not only do the cops have to find a murderer, but he’s playing a riddle game with them, taunting them, telling them to figure out his name. I maybe should have realized at this point that it was Rumpelstiltskin (the inspiration for the episode, not the guy’s name), but I didn’t, but it was okay. Because that moment of realization was so sweet. Read the rest of this entry »