Feature Philip Lickley 27 Feb 2013 - 07:00
Philip evaluates the success of Primeval New World, recently dropped by its network, and asks whether it deserves another chance...
Warning: this feature contains spoilers for Primeval New World
Last week Primeval New World came to an end on Canadian sci-fi channel Space after a thirteen-episode run. A spin-off from the UK Primeval, now seemingly languishing in cancellation hell, it was purported to be an “older, darker and scarier” version of the five-season programme that inspired it, about anomalies opening up around the world allowing creatures from the past and future to invade our world, and the team who deal with them.
Primeval New World featured an entirely new cast – with one guest appearance aside – and a team discovering the anomalies for the first time. Admittedly, the show had its ups and downs (and more of the latter near the beginning of its run »
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