Nikita Review: "Falling Ash"

Nikita started this season with some changes to the fundamental set up of the show. In "Falling Ash", we get a much better picture of people's loyalties and they aren't as altered as they first appeared. My favorite part of this show restructuring is the Nikita-Michael-Birkhoff trio living and working together.

Birkhoff was always a favorite character. Without the constraints of Division and with Nikita and Michael needing him, it creates a fun dynamic. I find myself smiling at their banter.

I wasn't sure whether the Nikita and Michael romance would ruin their chemistry or whether they would be able to effectively work together. Fortunately, their first fight over priorities was surprisingly civil and realistic. Nikita wants to bring down Division and Oversight no matter what, but she was able to see the importance of looking into P9. In the end, it turned out to be a relevant detour in their overall goal regarding Division. Read More...


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