Author Archives: Erik

About Erik

Erik Amaya is the host of Tread Perilously and the former Head Film/TV writer at Bleeding Cool. He has also contributed to sites like CBR, Comics Alliance and Fanbase Press. He is also the voice of Puppet Tommy on "The Room Responds."

Tread Perilously — Deadwood: The Trial of Jack McCall

Tread Perilously continues its month on the frontier with a visit to Deadwood to witness an episode called “The Trial of Jack McCall.” With the body of Wild Bill Hickock lying in state and Al Swearengen fearing the arrival of … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: Heroes

Tread Perilously sets out for a month on the frontier with four shows taking place near or in the Old West starting with Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman and the lowest rated first season episode, “Heroes.” When hunky mountain man Sully … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Lexx: White Trash

Tread Perilously concludes “People on Ships” sci-fi month with a trip to Lexx and the episode called “White Trash.” When cannibals from planet Vermal wake up aboard the Lexx, they soon come into contact with Stanley. The group’s leader, Pa … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — The Expanse: Back to the Butcher

Tread Perilously’s “People on Ships” sci-fi month continues with The Expanse¬†episode “Back to the Butcher.” When Fred Johnson sends a message of amnesty to the crew of the Roci, they must decided whether or not to trust the Butcher of … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker

Tread Perilously adds a special extra episode to finally discuss, at length, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Somehow, Palpatine has returned. Kylo Ren goes searching for him, then hunts Rey. Rey looks for a dagger which will give her … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Blake’s 7: Animals

Tread Perilously’s “People on Ships” sci-fi month continues with the Blake’s 7 episode “Animals.” Dayna attempts to recruit one of her old professors to the revolution. She finds him on a planet where he’s holed up and furthering a discontinued … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Dark Matter: Welcome to the Revolution

Tread Perilously hops aboard the Raza for a month of sci-fi shows set on ships and the Dark Matter episode called “Welcome to the Revolution.” Answering a distress call from someone they believe to be their old handler, Tabor Calchek, … Continue reading

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