The Promised Neverland Series Review

The Promised Neverland Episode 4 Ray, Emma and Norman

The Slow Burn With The Satisfying Conclusion Where do you even start with The Promised Neverland? As a viewing experience it is an extraordinary roller coster of emotional highs and lows, of fearing for the safety of characters, of being annoyed at times by the distractions of minor characters or plot points, but ultimately it … Continue reading The Promised Neverland Series Review

Where To Without The Promise of Tomorrow?

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The Promised Neverland Episode 10 - Norman's time is us and the impact on Emma and Ray is tremendous. However, there are still a few potential twists in this tale.

The Promised Neverland Promises Yet More Pain

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The Promised Neverland Episode 9 Review - It is an absolute literal cliff hanger and it was brilliant.

After Making Us Wait, The Promised Neverland Is Going To Deliver

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The Promised Neverland Episode 8 Review - Tension and suspense explode this week as the slow crawl finally reaches a major turning point. With Sister Krone's story coming to an end and some major progress on Isabella monitoring the kids' escape plans, episode 8 is definitely upping the game as we head towards the end of the season.

Playing With Fire (Or Trying to Deal With Sister Krone)

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The Promised Neverland Episode 7 - The sister proposes a deal and after confirming a few points Norman and Emma accept it. However, there is no trust in this alliance and it might be over before it even really begins because the other player in the house clearly has their own plans at work.

The Promise of a Traitor Times 2

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The Promised Neverland Episode 6 Review - Don and Gilda narrowly avoid discovery, or maybe not. It is hard to tell with Isabella as to what she knows but doesn't mention and what she is unaware of. However, we've got traitors galore this episode and the question is, can anyone's word be trusted?

The Friend Of My Enemy Is… Maybe A Useful Information Source

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The Promised Neverland Episode 5 Review - Norman has confronted Ray and the truth is now out. Though there's more layers to the story than you might think and there's still secrets to be revealed. The question is, who will out-think the other and while they are watching each other are they still going to be able to avoid getting caught?

The Best Way To Catch A Liar…

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The Promised Neverland Episode 4 Review: Emma, Norman and Ray continue to advance the escape plans but with two plotting adults and a potential traitor there's a lot to be done. This episode maintains the feeling of suspense though perhaps loses something in atmosphere.

How A Simple Game Can Become Ominous

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The Promised Neverland Episode 3 Review: Sister Krone has wasted no time in making her ambitions known and it all promises to make the impossible job even harder. The Promised Neverland continues to bump up the stakes as the kids try to figure out a plan.

Why Emma’s Lack of Compromise Is Both Foolish and Brilliant

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After one of the best premiere episodes I've seen in a long time, episode 2 of The Promised Neverland had a lot to live up to, and while I can't say it 100% did, it was still a very solid episode that has definitely moved the plot and characters along nicely while still managing to ooze atmosphere and tension.