Massimo in Turn to Stone

Half Pint: Massimo — Episode 45

Massimo was introduced at the end of Season 3 as a mysterious, sexy troublemaker, encouraging Kenzi to feel insecure about her place in the Fae world, but by the end of Season 4 Massimo had revealed himself to be a deeply troubled individual with a massive Oedipus complex. We discuss Massimo as Kenzi’s “drug dealer,” how he compares to Bo, his sartorial choices, and more.

Hale in Something Wicked This Fae Comes

For Hale’s a Jolly Good Fellow — Episode 41

We love on K.C. Collins this week and share our appreciation for Hale and the actor who plays him. We talk about our favorite Hale moments, what we love about Hale, and sing the praises of our favorite siren.

Hale in Hail Hale

Hats Off to Hale — Episode 25

Hale has been through some changes since we first met him, evolving from a more one-dimensional ladies’ man character to a more fleshed out individual struggling with people’s expectations of him. We discuss Hale’s journey from sidekick to acting Ash, Hale’s approach to power, how his character challenges gender expectations, and more.

Tamsin in Subterrfaenean

Tamsin: The Maltese Valkyrie — Episode 20

The newest addition to the Lost Girl gang, Tamsin is brash, callous, and ambiguous in her loyalties much like the hardboiled detectives of noir crime dramas. We talk about how Tamsin compares to noir detectives like Sam Spade and Philip Marlowe, including how Tamsin acts as a foil to other characters and her burgeoning redemption story arc.

Dyson Wolfed Out in Subterrfaenean

Alpha Gamma Dyson — Episode 15

Dyson is often described as an “alpha male,” and while he certainly does act out that role often, his portrayal and his storyline includes some elements that differ from the stereotypical alpha male. We discuss his non-romantic relationships with women, whether he could be in a non-monogamous relationship with Bo, and more.

Bruce in Those Who Wander

Half Pint: Bruce — Episode 13

The Morrigan’s hulking, soft-spoken henchman Bruce emerged as one of the more delightful surprises of season three. We discuss Bruce’s small but revealing story arc and where we hope to see his story go in season four. Also, we share a few announcements about FanExpo 2013 and Dragon*Con 2013.

Lauren with Microscope in Hail Hale

Deconstructing Lauren — Episode 10

Lauren’s journey in season three revealed some unknown pieces of her past, but the season also showcased what fans have come to love about the character, namely her intellect, her vulnerability, and her integrity. We discuss Lauren’s servitude to the Light Fae, her ever more complicated backstory, and more.

Bo in It's a Fae, Fae, Fae, Fae World

This Magic Bo-ment — Episode 7

Bo has many facets to her personality that make her an interesting, compelling character, including her protectiveness, her resistance to rules and binaries, and her nerdiness. We discuss these characteristics and more, and we delve into Dark Bo/Super Bo’s powers as well as her evolving relationship with her human friends.