Luke Cage Season 2 Review | Bigger and Better than Season 1


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Luke Cage Season 2 is bigger, more emotionally dark and better than Season 1. Season 2 really feels like it takes all the issues with the first season and addresses them to make this more of a black family crime drama than super hero show. And that's a good thing. A lot of things work for this season: A villain that challenges Luke both physically and mentally The Family First theme of the season Alfre Woodard's transformation with Mariah The comic book teamups (Daughters of the Dragon, Powerman and Iron Fist) The way the music is integrated into season and is important to understanding the themes and scenes Not making Luke the central piece but leaving his character in a really interesting place and more Check out Kriss' video review as well as the audio review with Kriss & Phenom. We'll be back later with more in depth discussions of this season after it drops on the 22nd of June. Like what you hear? Subscribe so you don't miss an episode! Follow us on Twitter: @Phenomblak @InsanityReport @TheMTRNetwork Want more podcast greatness? Sign up for a MTR Premium Account! Please take our Audience survey. It takes 5-10 minutes, is completely anonymous and will help us deliver a better show!

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