Mr. Robot has always had a "Twin Peaks" quality that invites theorizing about the underlying meaning of what's on the screen, gleefully fostered by its writing and production team. But the second season premiere turned that all up to 11. Less than a week after the premiere of Season 2, theories abound regarding where Elliot actually is, and how much of his world is real. Lead by the gang on the Mr. Robot subreddit, analyzed by any number of tech or TV sites like The Verge and Vulture, and spread across social media like wildfire, these theories are the hot topic of the moment. But do they hold water?
Well, yes, but based on one flawed assumption. More about that later. Let's look at what's out there first.
Various discussions and sites…Read more >
Hello, Mr. Robot Wiki members!
For those of you in the U.S., the USA Network will be hosting a 24 hour marathon of Mr. Robot beginning tonight, December 29 at 11:00 pm Pacific (and presumably Eastern) time. The first run will begin with back-to-back broadcasts of the pilot (the second airing begins at 12:04 am) followed by the remainder of the season. The second run will begin at 11:42 am Wednesday morning. For the full schedule, go to: http://www.usanetwork.com/schedule?show_nid=56156
The marathon will include comments by Sam Esmail and the main cast. From the preview it appears all the main cast except Christian Slater will be participating. We will have a dedicated discussion thread for the marathon, to discuss the cast comments on …Read more >