Blog Spotlight: TV Review: Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire

When I first saw the promos for Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire a couple of months ago, I knew I would have to watch. How could I pass up something that looked like a combination of Mel Brooks, the Zucker brothers, and the worlds of Conan the Barbarian and Dungeons and Dragons? Or maybe it's the bastard stepchild of South Park and Robin Hood: Men in Tights. Either way, talk about mixed parentage.

And I have to say that I think director Alex Hardcastle and Comedy Central have a winner. Is it stereotypical? Sure. Does it rely on sight gags, bad puns, and innuendo? Sure. Did any of that stand in the way of my enjoying it? Heck no. Read more

Comments (1)
Apr 19, 2009
The first few episodes were good. The third pretty soft. It was almost like the third episode was written by someone who didn't see the first two or at least wasn't familiar with the scripts.