Spartacus: Vengeance 2.06 "Chosen Path" Review - The Darkening Storm

Spartacus: Vengeance continues its bloody fight in the aftermath of Spartacus: Blood and Sand, raining down its sixth episode "Chosen Path," as Spartacus looks to recruit Gannicus (Dustin Clare) to his cause, while Ashur (Nick E. Tarabay) and Glaber recruit a deadly new force and Ilithyia takes comfort in Lucretia.  Another strong, if less action-packed episode, "Chosen Path" descends into darkness as Spartacus tensely moves toward the end of its season.

Ugh, wow.  "Chosen Path" was the last of the Spartacus: Vengeance screeners I’d seen through the last few weeks, so tonight’s airing means that we’re all officially on the same page as far as this continually excellent series unfolds.  By the time I’d written about "Empty Hands," I’d already seen "Libertus" and "Chosen Path," which meant that I could keep in mind a sense of where the season was going, and how the quality only escalated from week to week.  This morning, episodes 7 and 8 finally arrived in the mail, but I chose not to watch them just yet for the purpose of keeping an even keel with everyone else, and appreciating "Chosen Path" for what it was, including all the pressure to follow up the incredibly epic destruction of the arena. Read More...


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Jan 27, 2013 4:51PM EST

I am trying to watch episode but, the buffering is terrible; every 3 seconds the show is buffering.

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