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Mr. Robot “eps2.6_succ3ss0r.p12” Review (2×08)

24 Aug

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“Everybody wants to rule the world.”

As much as I love Rami Malek’s portrayal of Elliot Alderson, I think taking a breather from his character is a good thing this season. After all, the show really can’t skate by on his mental state exploration forever, and Esmail and co. taking steps to ensure that this is a well-rounded show is essential. It helps ground the series in some type of reality rather than solely in a fantasy world way up there in Elliot’s head. Getting a contrast of the two environments allows each to shape the other in unique ways, so it’s good thatĀ an episode like this is comingĀ along at this point in the run.

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