Supernatural "LARP and the Real Girl" Review: All Hail the Nerd Queen

Supernatural S08E11: “LARP and the Real Girl”

Someday, hopefully not soon, Supernatural will no longer be on the air and we’ll all sit around debating the best moments of the series for our inevitable list of best moments. When that day comes, somewhere on that list, nestled between the first time this show roasted a lady on a ceiling and that time Gabriel turned Sam into the Impala, will be the time Dean Winchester donned a wig and rallied the troops with the speech from Braveheart. It was glorious, with the facepaint and the chainmail and OMG SAM’S HAIR IN A PONYTAIL. I died, you guys. I just died.

Garth, using his GPS tracking/stalking skills and his plan to assign cases based on whichever hunter is in the area (clever, but creepy), sent Dean and Sam to the magical land of Moondoor, a big LARP-fest in Michigan. Dudes were keeling over in horrific ways, no witnesses, no motives, no evidence—you know, the usual. That was some high-quality gore. As soon as the rope burn appeared on poor dead whatsisface and the horses neighed and I realized what was about to happen, I dove under the blanket because I’m a total wuss. Love it. Ask me about the time I went on a haunted hayride and cried the whole time. Not my finest hour.

For the record, I’ve never LARPed in my life. I know some hardcore LARPers and I love a good Renn-fest—especially if there’s jousting—but if this was a giant affront to LARPers everywhere, I have no idea. I enjoyed it immensely. Like the best of the comedy Supernatural episodes, “LARP and the Real Girl” managed to be zany and weird without completely abandoning the the Wangst of last week, or even last month. Sam and Dean decided to cut off their outside contacts to continue revelling in their co-dependent bromance, but that doesn’t mean that on some small level, they weren’t marginally regretting their mutual decision to stick together. Sam was pissy and mopey. Charlie called Dean out on the amazing dick-move of sending that fake text, and he didn’t argue with her or even really try to defend himself. Sometimes Supernatural has a habit of hand-waving trauma because it’s inconvenient to the story or hard to write or whatever the reasoning is. It was nice to get the acknowledgement that the writers didn’t conveniently forget everything that happened in the past few weeks just because this was supposed to be a funny episode.

And it was a funny episode. From Dean and Sam’s confusion over mages that aren’t actually mages, Dean’s judgey face and eventual embrace of the game, Charlie’s invocation of Star Wars in mid-battle (“I love you.” “I know.”) and Mr. “Interactive Literaturist”’s complete dismissal of Sam and Dean’s “very good” fake FBI badges, it was nice to laugh at things I was meant to laugh at as opposed to finding things to laugh at to avoid weeping. Like Sam’s Stepford Life.

Nerd-girl extraordinaire Charlie (Felicia Day) returned, having assumed a new name and identity since helping the Winchesters out in last season’s “The Girl with the Dungeons and Dragons Tattoo,” and again, for the sake of continuity, it was nice that she wasn’t exactly thrilled to see Sam and Dean stomping around her kingdom. “If you guys are here, monsters are here.” Pretty much, lady. Still, she stepped up and helped the guys this time around, too. In fact, much of the LARPing community came to provide invaluable help to Sam and Dean during this hunt. Even the sworn enemies of the Moondoor, the Shadow Orcs, united with their fellow LARPers to find Queen Charlie... who was making out with a hot fairy lady in a creepy tent. Good for her.

So I’ve never gone LARPing, but I did hang out with a contingent of D & D fans back in the day and even when confined to the tabletop, sometimes these things can get out of hand, which was basically the case over in Moondoor. Even with our occasional threats of exsanguination, I’m pretty sure no one ever bit it during one of our quests. Unfortunately, Boltar the anal-retentive stickler for rules didn’t take kindly to discovering that some of his fellow soldiers had cheated by paying off other players with real-world money to help themselves advance in the pretend world of Moondoor... so he enslaved a fairy and ordered her to kill the competition. It’s not cheating because magic exists in Moondoor, okay?!

Uh. Yeah. Okay.

The theme running through “LARP and the Real Girl,” was the idea of what makes someone a hero. Many of the LARPers Sam and Dean encountered admitted to playing Moondoor to experience the excitement, magic, and heroics that their real lives, as accountants and lawyers, lacked. Dean and Sam know firsthand that being a hero isn’t all glory and getting the girl. Sometimes it hurts and sometimes you win and lose the girl anyway. Their initial confusion as to why anyone would ever want to pretend to be a mage or an orc made sense just as much as their eventual embrace of the purely fun aspect. By participating in the final fake battle for the fake kingdom, Sam and Dean got to be heroes in the purest sense of the word.

Just as valid as the Winchesters’ fake heroics was Charlie’s experience with Gilda the Reluctantly Homicidal Fairy. Enslaved by Boltar, Gilda was homesick and horrified by the murders he forced her to commit. Despite her important role in taking down the Leviathan in Season 7, Charlie revealed eary in “LARP and the Real Girl” that she resented the experience, that she didn’t want to be involved with the Winchesters’ antics, that she just wanted to live a quiet little life punching out code and LARPing on weekends. Dean tried to point out how invaluable she was in their fight, but Charlie wanted to be a hero on her own terms, rather than being swept into yet another supernatural battle against her will. Despite the fact that Gilda essentially kidnapped her, once Charlie learned her story and fell head over heels for her, Charlie resolved to free Gilda from Boltar’s influence... and she did! From damsel in distress to rescuer of fellow damsels in distress. Very nice, Supernatural. This almost makes up for Becky Rosen.

Almost.


What did you think of “LARP and the Real Girl”?



Case Notes


– “If the tent is rockin’ don’t come knockin.’”

– “He was poisoned by Belladonna.” “The porn star?”

– “It’s bad enough you’ve been tracking us, but it’s even worse when you say ‘You’ve been Garthed.’”

– Smart Winchester Sighting! Strategist Dean advising Charlie’s placement of her warriors. Loved it.

– I really liked the blunt sheriff. Everything he said was just so tactless. “...or she was high as balls.” “Kids today with their texting and murder.”

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Felicia day is awesome!, i love her ! , great episode , more charlie please!!
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This show has gotten god awful really fast. Way too much cheese. Remember when this show used to be semi-serious?
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Fiery haired Felicia Day makes any show better, end of review.
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I actually liked Felicia Day in "The Girl with the Dungeons and Dragons Tattoo", but I did not enjoy her at all in this episode. Her acting was terrible...I'm not really familiar with any of her work. Has she always been a terrible actress?

Anyway as most people mentioned this episode was filler, not so original, and over the top (the girls kissing/that whole Bravehard's speech)...It just didn't do it for me.
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Couldn't you just once write out what the Bleep LARP is/means/stands for, for those of us that don't read these reviews religiously?
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Live Action Role Playing, just like Lance told Sam and Dean during the interrogation.
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Loved this review! And totally agree, I loved that grumpy sheriff! That line, "Kids today with their texting and murder" kills! lol
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Dean was awesome in this episode...he really digged the whole LARP thing, without trying to show it to Sam...was really nice....!!
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This totally restored my hope for this show. I LOVE this ep :)
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Loved the Braveheart speech by Dean, but am I the only one to have another speech spring to mind ? "I see in your eyes the same fear that would take the heart of me. A day may come when the courage of Men fails, when we forsake our friends and break all bonds of fellowship, but it is not this day. An hour of wolves and shattered shields when the Age of Men comes crashing down, but it is not this day! This day we fight! By all that you hold dear on this good earth, I bid you stand, Men of the West! " OK, so it probably would have been over the top and would have broken copyright rules everywhere, but I cant help picturing it in my mind.... Dean: "For Bobby!"...
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I laughed so hard when Charlie started her own version of Notting hill famous quote ( I'm just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her): I´m just IT girl, standing in front of a monster, asking him not to kill her. LOL
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Hilarious and well-written episode! Worth watching! Also my favorite so far this season.
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Finally, Supernatural is back! Ok, it wasn't their most serious episode, and I still miss the halcyon days of Season 5 when they were at their best with mixing angst and humor - but I love the silly, fun episodes, and I loved this. It was great to have Charlie back, it was AWESOME to have her making out with a fairy and saving the damsel in distress, and I loved her bromance (?) with Dean. Hopefully this will be a female character that sticks around!

I adored seeing Dean's geeky side come out - this did throw back to things we've seen him do before, but not in a forced way as in the previous episode - and the ending was just lovely to watch.

I'm not completely confident that this quality will endure once we get back to the main storyline and general doom and gloom, but this episode, along with the Cas/Naomi story line, has at least given me hope for the future.
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Loved your review. Loved the episode.
But it seems like people really hate felicia day :). who knew?
i didnt even really know her before supernatural... just the thing about The Guild.
Would love to know why ?

Alright back to dean and sam.
Shows was obviously a filler but thats Supernatural....thats what i've actually been waiting for...this is one of the shows that has the best filler episodes EVER.

How many people checked out Belladonna ... hahaha

The only thing that was missing ... i mean the only thing thats missing in any show and any episode....
Just once i want some freaking sharks with lasers on their head...

Supernatural Rules.
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I don't hate Felicia Day, but I don't worship at the foot of her altar either like it seems some people do. I think Charlie was just a gateway to the geekiness of this episode which worked perfectly as Dean is a huge nerd. People are spinning around about parallels in Gilda's situation to Castiel's situation with Naomi. This episode was just fun and it was a good stepping stone to getting Dean and Sam back on equal footing with each other. Sam does need some major character development though. Something has to make up for his snooze-fest plot line with Amelia. Luckily we're not even at the halfway point of this season yet and already a lot of s#!t has gone down.
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I don't like the episode but perhaps that is because I don't like Charlie
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I like Felicia Day, but not as an actress. I wish she gets into serious dramatic acting but I don't think that's her real passion.

Anyway, I didn't like the episode very much. A fairy causing all those killings? Didn't they do fairies already in that XFiles spoof episode. The episode was an obvious filler. Now if they made Charlie part of the demon tablet hunting team or something, then I think it would have been better. I also would have liked to see the LARP battle. I can only imagine Sam and Dean beating everyone.
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Fun episode (and Felicia!), but copied the movie The Wild Hunt....
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I cannot stand Felicia Day and so I hated this episode. Everything she represents offends me, both as a gamer and as a techie. Ooh, a mildly attractive female, therefore she must be queen, and do all these cutesy little head motions, and we must all fawn over her cos she's a girl. It feels like pandering of the lowest, cheapest sort. I think she's fake, and tries way too hard to appear geeky. She ruined this episode for me.
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The bad writing and strong emphsis on geekdom and comedy ruined this for me. This episode was tailor written for Day to star her and put the boys in the supporting chairs. This episode was very much hers and not Sam or Dean's and that was the biggest problem. I love Felicia Day she just has one of those awkward charms that's infectous, as an actor what we see her in other than her own stuff is really quite horrendous. These Supernatural writers think they know what this kind of geeking is and instead they fall flat on their face as they continue to write her as something to be worshiped. The character while I actually liked her awkward nature in her first episode although a lot of that dialogue came out of nowhere (especially when she admitted she was a lesbian. Seriously WTF did that come from they play her off as basically asexual until that very moment.) I felt that she was best as one of those one off characters that there's nothing more you can show of her other than macking on some female character (which was forced down our throats BTW)
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same here. the episode was written as mediocre filler and catered to her untalented ass.
she can't act, makes the same face all the time and is incredibly annoying.

one of those attention seeking girls who just isn't hot enough for mainstream media and just finds a niche of weird males to worship her (neckbeards).

second episode of supernatural she ruined.
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I think someone has a secret crush... CUUUUTE!!
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Secret crush? That would be either Sarah Michelle Gellar or Summer Glau. I genuinely dislike Felicia. No need to be condescending just because you happen to disagree with my opinion.
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Brilliant episode! I absolutely loved it. Dean had some spectacular lines and he & Charlie so so alike in many ways. I also loved Sam and Charlie's comment about Dean only knowing the speech from Braveheart...so much good humor and well written.

Great quote ""He was poisoned by Belladonna." "The porn star?". Dean & Charlie think alike and it's awesome.

a hilarious and excellent episode and I'm glad to see the brothers having fun together (battle at the end).

Fantastic review! Thanks!
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also to be on the all-time favourite list

Dean "She could be faking."
Sam " What do you wanna do? Poke her with a stick?"
Deans thinks its a good idea
Sam "We're not poking her with a stick"
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fantastic episode!!!!!! loved loved loved it!!! sam and dean let their hair down and had some legit fun!
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This was one of my favorite episodes of the season so far! Loved everything about it, especially seeing the nerd come out in Dean! And seeing them dress up and "larp" with everyone was great to see cause they did it to have fun and to be happy for a change! Im super happy we also got to see Charlie again, cause Felicia Day is awesome, and anything with her is sure to be super interesting and fun!

My fav lines of the night had to be "Kids today with their texting and murder...", Dean's Braveheart speech, and just everything that Charlie said the entire time :p
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One of my favorite episodes thus far and loved Dean giving the Braveheart speech and Charlie and Sam going "Isn't that the....?" "It's the only speech he knows."
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It was a really good episode, but I'm sad that we never see Sam nerding out over anything! The most we know about his tastes and interests is that he likes Harry Potter and used to listen to soft rock! And this is after 8 YEARS of watching the show. But yet we got the Braveheart reference and a whole bunch of other things for Dean to fangirl over in this episode only! I understand maybe Sam wouldn't get as into things, but let's at least explore his tastes for once and balance the info we know about each character :/
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Yeah,I agree. Sam just seems so one dimensional character nowdays. Dean gets 3/4 of cool stuff and all Sam gets is: "Dean,I get it","Listen Dean","So the lore says,....","I am pissed at you Dean","Huh,listen to this. According to lore,..." And all we get is his bitch face lately:D
He got some funny lines in "Tall Tales" and in Kripke era he was much better character,than what he is now. I remember in "French Mistake",when Sam was on computer and behind him, was this huge picture of Jared as cowboy(from Gamble era).
They need to completely ignore this Amelia story from now on and give him some funny lines,stop making these chick flicks and Supernatural will be back on its tracks heading to THE ROAD SO FAR and Carry on My Wayward Son :D
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Dean looked great in tight pants and chain mail :) This whole episode was a welcome relief after last week's, which I kinda hated.

This season has had its moments, but overall, I dunno. But Larp and the Real Girl was brilliant! And of course, Felicia Day is always brilliant. Hopefully future episodes will be more in this vein....
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This season suffers,because of Amelia and her neverending scenes. Top 5 of useless and unwatchable characters on tv! If there were no Amelia, season 8 would be so much more awsome. Don't get me wrong,I still think it is awsome season,but I hate Amelia!
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"These kids today, with their texting and murder" had me laughing for a long time.
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Have fun storming the castle!
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Thank god someone else got this reference, my favourite film quoted in my favourite tv show :)
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Is it just me or is the show more gory this season? I actually flinched when the guy got pulled apart (rare for me).
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It's a glorious return to the gore! I think the gore peaked in season 5 and then backed off, but this season has been full of it. I love it.
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yes - i still have trouble getting tortured angel out of my mind! This somehow is a good thing because I really do enjoy good gore.
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I loved this episode. I always love it when this show goes out of its comfort zone and immerses itself into a different world for forty minutes. It's not that I don't like the motels, the small towns, or Dead eating burgers like a boss, but It's always great when the show steps off the beaten path, and into a magical kingdom of make believe, emphasis in this case on the make believe bit. And I also appreciated the way that the show portrayed LARPing, in that it didn't just make fun of the whole thing. Sure, there was that bit where the guy (who later bled through his mouth and eyes due to a phantom poison) bemoaned the loss of his mage friend in an overly dramatic way. But you also got a sense of how fun the whole thing was. Dean, especially, got into it, which surprised me since I would normally picture Sam to be the nerdy type (especially since he had a Harry Potter heart-to-heart with Charlie the last time we saw her). Yep, Dean was more than happy to dip his toes in before plunging into the shallow end. What with his strategic suggestions and speech at the end, he really was enjoying himself. You could almost see him wanting to come back and visit from time to time, in between cases, to advise in matters of strategy, to initiate prisoner exchanges, and of course to do battle.

The best turnaround by far was when Dean at first gave Sam a funny look when the game was paused because some false teeth fell on the ground, but then later he was annoyed when the game was paused at the end due to a frisbee, effectively interrupting his speech. Yes, it must have been nice for Sam and Dean to take part in fighting battles against monsters, and for this time to have it be entirely fun, without people actually dying, getting tortured, or eventually turning on them. It was interesting to see them, two actual seasoned veterans of supernatural warfare, participating in the naive image of fantasy, where people embrace the world of magic and monsters to escape their real, boring lives. Dean and Sam, on the other hand, live in a world of magic and monsters, and have occasionally found a blissful escape in living a normal life, though these have always had bittersweet endings. So while this episode was very much a comedy, and I laughed quite a bit through it, it was very poetic as well. Because, by LARPing, I would argue that Sam and Dean actually got the chance to feel actually normal. Because they were doing something that normal people do to escape reality and have fun, and they enjoyed it. They weren't taking an obscene pleasure in working 9 to 5 jobs while living a normal life with someone. No, they were experiencing a pleasant world of magic and monsters, and using it as a vehicle to escape their own dark world of monsters and magic. And to the extent that they were using LARPing as a vehicle to have fun and escape reality, they were exactly like everyone else around them.
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Yeah, this episode is one the funniest ever.....not sure how ppl hated it. There are filler episodes EVERY season; as long as they're entertaining, who cares? Oh and felicia day is not very pretty, but why all the hate?? Jesus!
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Sorry I accidentally flagged your post! I thought it was great an completely agree with you. Again, sorry!
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Don't worry about it. Accidentally flagging posts happens quite a bit on this site, and since the two buttons are right next to each other, and there is no "are you sure you want to flag this" prompt, I'm not really surprised it happens so often.
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Oops! I made the same mistake...
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That fairy costume were the most scariest costume ever.
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OMG with the skull? YES.
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Loved it all the way. Did you miss the 'frak' part or I over heard t?
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I don't think I caught that? What scene was it?
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Yes, I didn't over-hear it. It is when Dean and Charlie are talking to check for Shadow Orcs cross by Sword Maker's tent. Dean show Charlie the photo and she said "What the frak this thing is"
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That's so awesome! Love her.
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Same here. :) Want more of her too. Actually I have been picturing her meeting with Cas and go all geeky. Lol.
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I think it is right after Dean dressed up and asking about the symbols. I will confirm it in a while, got to check it again for you.
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Such a great episode, The best part was the sheriff. They should seriously get him back for more
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Loved it which isn't something I've said about Supernatural lately. It was funny without being stupid funny (see the first trickster episode, and many more since).

I see your point about the show glossing over the sticky things like emotions and consequences of actions and I want to ask: early on, one of the producers/writers said they intentionally leave that stuff out cause that's how most men deal with each other. Do you buy that or do you think they are trying to walk a fine line and are failing? Can they achieve the result they want in a better way?
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theopratt totally summed it up pretty perfectly. There's definitely a line the writers need to walk because really, there are SO MANY ISSUES that it would be easy to bog the story down with them. So I DO understand why a lot of it gets pushed to the side. We just can't have an entire hour of sitting in the car talking. So just a nod here or there is nice because it lets us know that the writers haven't completely dismissed everything. I like to think that when they DO overlook it, it's more because other parts of the story are just more important at the moment, not because they think "guys don't do emotion" or "guys don't have meaningful discussions." Men are absolutely capable of doing all of that. Not only are they capable, but more often than not, they actually do.
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I think that saying most men deal with each other by just not talking about big things like that is a strange thing to say for this show. Sam and Dean do not have the relationship that "most men" have to each other. They are brothers who have been through a lot together and are the only family they have left. In fact, other than Bobby (when he was alive...and a little when he was dead) and kind of Cas, they're the only people that they see on a regular basis. So you'd imagine that they would talk to each other much more and have important conversations out of necessity if nothing else.

That being said, as a man, I don't think most men deal with each other that way. Maybe if you've just met a guy, sure, you won't get too personal in your conversations. But my brother and I, for instance, do talk about those deep, important, personal things. But then again, Sam and Dean are not normal people. They were raised primarily by their Dad, who took them on a road trip that never ended, tracking down and hunting monsters. So in a sense, the writers could get away with making their relationship be about keeping silent on the important issues, and rather focusing on the mission at hand. So that's why I think that was a weird thing for them to say, because while I don't think that statement is all that true, especially when considering how two brothers would fit into that, I think you could argue the case for Sam and Dean fitting into that category.

Still, as I said before, no matter how strange their lives are or have been, they still count on each other to literally have their back. So while they may naturally want to not always talk about their dreams, desires, wants, and opinions, and instead focus on how they're going to kill that ghost or close off Hell forever, they still need to make sure they're on good terms. So it is a necessary thing, a matter of survival, for them to keep an eye on each other and make sure that both of them are sane, or at least sane enough to function. So if the show did what it did last night, which is mostly focus on the mission but have the two brothers check in which each other at least once an episode, or somehow voice what they're feeling, then the show should be fine. But in the past, when they've gone three episodes at a time with the only mention of their guarded issues coming up in the "previously on" segment, then yeah, they're not walking on that fine line anymore, and are barely touching the line with their fingers.
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Super episode- loved it1
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Awsome episode. Boltar saying pause and everyone around them really paused...omg LOL LOL LOL When I saw Felicia Day,I knew it was gonna be crazy episode. This is what Supernatural needed to redeem itself and I LOOVED this episode. And killing that guy on bed was most original death I have seen in a while on tv.
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loved it. this series is making up for the last 2
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Absolutely loved it. High up there in my list of funniest Supernatural episodes (nothing can beat Changing Channels and The French Mistake though). Especially loved the many references to nerd culture. Charlie stabbing the Horcrux, erm, spellbook to defeat the bad guy, for instance.
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yep.
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Lol. Horcrux! Yes!
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This was serious fun as only Supernatural can deliver. Dean and Charly simultaniously saying 'The pornstar?!?' had me rolling on the floor. Also the pausing of the game in LARP land...brilliant. First when the Orcs teeth feel out and last when a frisbee interrupted Dean's speech...brilliant...
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Presumably Dean also knows Ash's speech from Army of Darkness to the troops. That seems more his kind of movie than Braveheart.

Also, Car Wars isn't really a role-playing game...
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Loved the ep. But I can get obssessive about the tiniest things, so here goes. Considering the way the Felicia Day character's last line in her previous ep revealed that she'd remade herself several times and her last words were along the lines of 'You didn't think my real name was Charlie Bradbury, did you?' and that she's made a new identity for herself- why did she choose to introduce herself as Charlie to the fairy?
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Because Charlie is a hero in the real world just as Dean said. And the fairy needed a hero to break the spell that was binding her.
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This makes sense. It was her Charlie invention that did the heroics previously, so she reassumes it in order to do more heroics. Thanks :)
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It was a good episode. Love it when you see Dean being a total goofball. The long hair thing at the end just killed me. Reminds me of the end credits of the episode where Dead was "singing" Eye of the Tiger. Love it.
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Nothing and I mean nothing beats that Eye of the Tiger performance. I still play it on youtube. :)
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Note to Supernatural. When in doubt, when following the worst episode in the history of your show. Have Felicia Day make out with a hot faerie and all is so much better.

It was probably the best episode thus far this season. Not that they have set the bar particularly high. But I would put it up there with some of my favorite episodes of the show. But this, like last season and really the season before that. The stand alone episodes are the best ones. It is bad when your viewers are looking for anything that isn't involving your overall arc of the season. I really almost wish they would have been able to secure Felicia for a season. Because I like the character, it brings a nice levity to the season that is sorely needed.

Notes.

The Belladonna part was hilarious.

And the Sheriff was fantastic. I wish we could have him back as well.
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You seriously think Torn and Frayed was the worst episode this show has ever produced? Really? Because I thought it was fantastic. But I, apparently, am among what seem to be the minority of people who don't think season 8 sucks all that much as far as mythology goes. I didn't think season 7's mythology was all that bad either.
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Yea I thought it was pretty bad. The whole factory settings thing pretty much did it in for me. That and the over emphasis on the currently poor relationship between Sam and Dean. It just at this point for me, has just been annoying. As for the season as a whole, it is missing a lot which is maybe the reason why the relationship between the brothers is standing out more. But yea I don't like the season much this year, I didn't lke the Leviathans that much, but last season didn't seem to trudge along as much as this one does.
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Good episode but *ugh* Felicia Day, can she actually play any other character than the one she has made for herself?
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She did play some pretty serious roles that don't connect with her persona. Off the top of my head, were some guest appearances in House.
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O_O!!! How DARE you besmirch the name of Felicia Day!!!! *pulls off white glove, narrows eyes* Don't make me use this.........

(seriously though, yeah, okay, you have a fair point....but still, <3 Felicia Day!!)
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LOVED this episode. It was a nice breathe of fresh air into this season, and I was equally happy to see Dean and Sam having fun at the end. It managed to be great without ignoring the main plot (as they made reference to Kevin several times) or, as you said, ignoring what had happened in previous episodes. And of course, Felicia Day makes everything that much better.
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Loved the ep... this is Supernatural at its best!
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Supernatural at its best is when it stays away from the whole angels and demons and heaven and hell-thing. Great to see an episode without all that crap (I do love Castiel, though).
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C'mon, no mention of Dean with the Queen's Crown on his head?? He looked hilarious.
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True that.
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one word: "handmaiden." LOL
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