Episode 129: In the Name of the King

CC reviews Studio Wit’s homage to classic fairytales with Ranking of Kings and its story about a deaf-mute prince and his little shadow friend. After that, he and John dive back into the world of posh vampires and 19th century steampunk Paris with the second season of The Case Study of Vanitas.

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Ranking of Kings (1:20)

The Case Study of Vanitas – Season 2 (49:32)

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