Who Watches the Watchmen?
Watchmen S01E08: A God Walks into Abar

Watchmen S01E08: A God Walks into Abar

December 10, 2019

The time bending, penultimate episode titled "A God Walks Into Abar," focuses on the love story of two of our main characters, Angela and Calvin Abar. Jeff and Derek explore the latest chapter in HBO's Watchmen saga. Again, this episode will try its best to cover Easter eggs, references, real world events, and a full plot recap.

Please excuse our audio this week as we were dealing with some technical difficulties.

 

Watchmen S01E07: An Almost Religious Awe

Watchmen S01E07: An Almost Religious Awe

December 4, 2019

The seventh episode, titled "An Almost Religious Awe," may have the biggest reveal this show has provided us to date. This week, we come off the high of Angela's Nostalgia-fueled trip, and we unravel the mysteries of Angela's past in Vietnam. Jeff and Derek explore the latest chapter in HBO's Watchmen saga. Again, this episode will try its best to cover Easter eggs, references, real world events, and a full plot recap.

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Watchmen S01E06: This Extraordinary Being

Watchmen S01E06: This Extraordinary Being

November 26, 2019

The sixth episode, titled "This Extraordinary Being," is not only the single best entry of HBO's Watchmen so far, but one the best episodes of television that 2019 has to offer. Period. This week, we dive into Angela's Nostalgia-fueled trip down memory lane, and we finally uncover the truth behind Will Reeves. A staggering episode with much to examine and digest, Jeff and Derek are very excited to analyze this special episode of Watchmen.

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Watchmen S01E05: Little Fear of Lightning

Watchmen S01E05: Little Fear of Lightning

November 19, 2019

The fifth episode, titled "Little Fear of Lightning," opens with an amazing sequence and carries that momentum into a wonderful character study of the fan favorite character, Looking Glass. Jeff and Derek explore the latest chapter in HBO's Watchmen saga. Again, this episode will try its best to cover Easter eggs, references, real world events, and a full plot recap.

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Watchmen S01E04: If You Don’t Like My Story, Write Your Own

Watchmen S01E04: If You Don’t Like My Story, Write Your Own

November 12, 2019

The fourth episode, titled "If You Don't Like My Story, Write Your Own," introduces a fascinating new character to the Watchmen lore. Join us as we discuss what her introduction could mean for the story and the other characters. Jeff and Derek explore the latest chapter in HBO's Watchmen saga. Again, this episode will try its best to cover Easter eggs, references, real world events, and a full plot recap.

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Watchmen S01E03: She Was Killed by Space Junk

Watchmen S01E03: She Was Killed by Space Junk

November 5, 2019

The third episode, titled "She Was Killed by Space Junk," is a fascinating character study of a new character introduced into the show but also one many are familiar with from the graphic novel. Jeff is back this week and is joined by Derek as they explore the latest chapter in HBO's Watchmen saga. Again, this episode will try its best to cover Easter eggs, references, real world events, and a full plot recap.

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Watchmen S01E02: Martial Feats of Comanche Horsemanship

Watchmen S01E02: Martial Feats of Comanche Horsemanship

October 29, 2019

The second episode, titled "Martial Feats of Comanche Horsemanship," continues the breakneck pace of the pilot in introducing new mysteries and intriguing plot developments. Jeff is briefly away this week to tend to the birth of his first child, so join Derek and special guest Amir Touray as they explore the next chapter in HBO's Watchmen saga. Again, this episode will try its best to cover Easter eggs, references, real world events, and a full plot recap.

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Watchmen S01E01: It’s Summer and We’re Running Out of Ice

Watchmen S01E01: It’s Summer and We’re Running Out of Ice

October 22, 2019

The series premiere of HBO's Watchmen is finally here! The first episode, titled "It's Summer and We're Running Out of Ice," is a complicated beast of a television episode with lots to dissect and analyze. Join Derek and Jeff as they unpack the dense introduction to the world of Damon Lindelof's Watchmen. From racial themes to Easter eggs to callbacks to the graphic novel, this episode will dive deep into the episode.

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Prologue: Zack Snyder and the Movie Adaptation of Watchmen

Prologue: Zack Snyder and the Movie Adaptation of Watchmen

October 15, 2019

This is the final prologue episode of the "Who Watches the Watchmen?" podcast, hosted by Derek Wong and Jeff Zhang. What is discussed in this week's episode may ultimately not bear any weight on the new HBO series but we found it important to explore Zack Snyder's attempt at adapting the graphic novel.  We dive into the works and credits of Zack Snyder and then we explore his 2009 movie, Watchmen..  

Prologue: The Works of Alan Moore and the Themes of Watchmen

Prologue: The Works of Alan Moore and the Themes of Watchmen

October 8, 2019

This is the second prologue episode of the "Who Watches the Watchmen?" podcast, hosted by Derek Wong and Jeff Zhang. This episode serves as a primer on Alan Moore, diving into his body of work and his influence on the comics and popular culture zeitgeist. Also, we provide a general overview of the original graphic novel and analyze its themes and importance.