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Nerdette Recaps His Dark Materials With Peter Sagal

HDM 1.6: The Great Escape

Spoilers ahead!

That episode was WILD. Lyra narrowly avoids disaster, has a heart-to-heart with her mom, creates some chaos in Bolvangar, and … falls into a whole new disaster!

Greta Johnsen, Tricia Bobeda and Peter Sagal have some thoughts on how it all went down, as did you. So join us!

Check out our latest recap, and remember that we also want to hear from you! Join the conversation and share your own theories with us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram using the hashtag #NerdetteRecaps.

You can also send us a voice recording! Just record it on your smartphone and send the audio file to

Specifically, we want to know your answer to this question: In the final episodes, are you willing to endure the noticeable dearth of CGI daemons in exchange for a sleuth of bears?

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