"It's a Magical Place" — (1×11) WTL7031
January 8, 2014•126 min
It's the return of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., "It's a Magical Place"! But is the return of Coulson and co. really magical?
* Star Wars comics are returning to Marvel comics
* Edgar Wright's blog post leading to Ant-Man speculation
* The THOR: THE DARK WORLD Marvel One-Shot is "All Hail the King," but is the king Loki or The Mandarin?
* More Agent Carter rumors: The Mirror
* Marvel's Agents of SHIELD is not on the schedule in the UK: Bleeding Cool
* David Hasselhoff's NICK FURY: AGENT OF S.H.I.E.L.D. is coming to DVD: Amazon.co.uk
* Stan Lee will appear on a future episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Hollywood Reporter
* ABC has a new policy for online viewing.
Our commentary on this policy: An Open Letter to ABC About Access to Their TV Shows
ABC's FAQ about the issue: http://abc.go.com/faq
For this episode of Agents of SHIELD, Ben and Daniel talk about and spoil:
* This team is acting like a team!
* Coulson lives, but how and why?
* Why is Coulson so important to Fury? We still don't know, but we're not the only person asking the question. So is Agent Hand.
* Melinda Mae works the system! Her teammates think she's a jerk for most of the episode, but it gets the needed results!
* Ward is getting to be a team player, and calls it "his team"?
* FitzSimmons do their part, and part of that is getting grumpy about people invading their space. But they have a disagreement in this episode!
* Seems that Po is not the Clairvoyant. So who is?
* Raina gets promoted!
* Poor Mike Peterson.
Not a lot this week, but it's still pretty good -- and some of it is actually about THIS episode! Who gets the "No Prize" this week?
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