American Gods Season 1 Episode 4 – Reaction Breakdown Review

We get a Laura backstory. Laura seems to have a death wish with the bug spray. I'm not really sure what the symbolism is with the bug spray. Then we see her and Shadow meet in the casino where she works. Shadow is trying to cheat at her table and she notices which seems to…

American Gods Season 1 Episode 3 – Reaction Breakdown Review

We're introduced to Anubis from Egyptian mythology who is the God of embalming. The name Anubis was given to the Egyptian God and is more commonly used. He is shown in American Gods weighing a heart against a feather to determine the fate of a woman's afterlife. I think I mentioned there were 2 Zorya…

American Gods – S1 E2 – Reaction Breakdown Review

The episode opens with a writer, I’m assuming the same one from episode 1 journaling about arriving to America in 1697.  Then we see slaves on a ship with a spider.  One slave is singing/praying to Anansi to help them out of this horrid situation.  Right away I could associate it with being Anansi The…

American Gods – S1 E1 – Reaction Breakdown Review

Someone asked if I’d watched American Gods a while ago and I’d never heard of it, but I’d made a mental note to check it out but didn’t get around to it.  My sister started watching a few weeks ago, and asked had I started watching and again I said I would get around to…