Sci Fi TV Premieres This Week: The Man in the High Castle Season 2, The OA, and Slingshot




the-man-in-the-high-castle-season-2This week brings us some late-season premieres which include a couple of unexpected ones. Starting tonight, ABC.com gives us the web-series spin-off from Agents of SHIELD which will feature agent Elena “Yo Yo” Rodriguez. Then on Friday, Netflix’s The OA will have its bow, an announcement they just made this week. Plus, Amazon’s acclaimed The Man in the High Castle returns for its second season.

You can see the full listings of sci fi & fantasy shows for the week at this link.

Slingshot: Mini-Series Premiere is on Tuesday December 13th on ABC.com. All episodes will be available for streaming.
Here’s the official synopsis:
Slingshot takes place shortly before the beginning of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 4. The digital series features Elena “Yo-Yo” Rodriguez, an Inhuman with the ability to move at super-speed. As a person with powers, she must sign the Sokovia Accords. However, the restrictions of the Accords are in direct conflict with a personal mission she’s desperate to fulfill, one that will test her abilities and will include tense encounters with S.H.I.E.L.D. team members. ABC.com

You can see the teaser for Slingshot at this link.

The Man in the High Castle: Second Season Premiere is on Friday December 16th. All episodes will be available for streaming.
Here’s the official synopsis of the second season:
After giving Joe the film, Juliana is forced to flee the fury of the Resistance while embarking on a new path to save her home from destruction. Joe confronts his absent father in Berlin, who is not as he seems. Smith wrestles with what to do about his ill son. Frank takes a gamble with his life in a bid to save Ed. Tagomi’s life is turned upside down by his “travel” to an alternative world. Amazon.com  All episodes are available for streaming at this link.

The OA: Series Premiere is on Friday December 16th. All episodes will be available for streaming.
Here’s the official synopsis for the show:
To some, she’s a miracle. To others, a freak. Only a few understand where she’s been: to the brink of an unseen world. Netflix.com  All episodes are available for streaming at this link.