A Closer Look: Supergirl – “Myriad”

Not missing a beat from the epic Flash/Supergirl Crossover, this week’s Supergirl kept the action and peril up even further as it kicks off its SUPER two-part Season Finale – but that’s not all. Whereas most shows just kick everything up several notches and power through, these final two episodes of Supergirl are making a…

A Closer Look: Supergirl – “Worlds Finest”

After a season of hoping and waiting, we finally got to see a Crossover between The Flash and Supergirl. Considering both Grant Gustin (The Flash) and Melissa Benoist (Supergirl) both used to be on Glee together and are the bubbliest of the Berlanti-Kriesberg superhero shows, this crossover made perfect sense. With The Flash’s ability to…

A Closer Look: Supergirl – “Manhunter”

After last week’s episode “Falling” – the greatest Supergirl episode yet – this week’s episode not only keep up the pace by showing all the repercussions of those events; but also by giving us a ton of both historical and character-driven backstories for J’Onn, Alex and Kara. This week was all about fitting in and…

A Closer Look: Supergirl – “Falling”

One thing that Supergirl as a series has been able to do is pair incredibly powerful stories/lessons while also invoking an impressive understanding and respect for Superman history – especially Superman: The Animated Series. Now whether this is a deliberate attempt or just the end result of two series following the spirit of the comics is besides the point. Either way, Supergirl has become something that fans new and old can get behind and fall in love with. So it’s only right that this week’s episode tackled one of the most troubling and heart wrenching Superman storylines/themes – what happens when they go bad?

A Closer Look: Supergirl – “Solitude”

This week’s Supergirl brought a very familiar place – and somewhat face – into the fold as Supergirl headed to the Fortress of Solitude to devise a plan to stop Indigo (aka Brainiac 8). This episode was all about continuing the drama from week’s prior, while also setting up some new and unexpected twists. So…