The Strain Season 1 Review

The Strain started it’s season alright. It was just alright, nothing special, but very early on it was clear there were something there that could make the show special. Unfortunately, The Strain often struggled to show everyone else that it deserved to be watched. There was a very long stint particularly in the early part…

The Strain - "Creatures of the Night"

The Strain – Creatures of the Night

The one thing that has repeatedly bothered me about this show is how oblivious our core science team seems to be in relation to popular culture. They all seem to be aware of the lore of vampires. However, whenever they encounter these vampires actually behaving like the creatures of lore, they are stunned. I mean…

The Strain - "For Services Rendered"

The Strain – For Services Rendered

We may not have seen many ill effects from the eclipse last week. Only a few strange happenings as the eclipse came off as a minor problem. We learned for certain that wasn’t quite the case. When Joan’s husband returned after a long flight, he wasn’t in the mood to learn that his kids weren’t…

The Strain - "Occultation"

The Strain – Occultation

Clearly there must either be a hierarchy or learning process that is associated with being a vampire. Eichorst is proof that vampires are capable of higher thought processes. His mere existence confirms that vampires can possess control and be more than just the mindless beasts that Vasiliy saw running around the sewers of New York.…

Nosferatu

Vampires Have Been Here Forever And Always Will

As a society, we have an obsession with vampires. I’m going to go ahead and deem that okay because for as long as people told stories, people told stories of some form of vampire. The legends pop up all over the world. Every vampire myth describes the vampires different. Some come in different forms and…