Is the first season of the Dead Pixels TV show on The CW a winner? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role in determining whether a TV show like Dead Pixels is cancelled or renewed for season two (it’s been renewed in the UK). Unfortunately, most of us do not live in Nielsen households. Because many viewers feel frustration when their viewing habits and opinions aren’t considered, we invite you to rate all of the first season episodes of Dead Pixels here. *Status Update Below.
A comedy fantasy series on The CW, A comedy fantasy series from the UK, Dead Pixels stars Alexa Davies, Will Merrick, Sargon Yelda, Charlotte Ritchie, David Mumeni, and Noush Skaugen. It revolves around a trio of friends and their passion for playing an MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game). The show follows gamers Megan “Meg” Jeffries (Davies), Nicholas “Nicky” Kettle (Merrick), and Usman (Yelda) who are obsessed with the online fantasy game “Kingdom Scrolls.” Meg would happily cut a date short to go home and defend Castle Blackfinger. Nicky thinks the miscasting of Vince Vaughn as Tanadaal in the “Kingdom Scrolls” movie is an international outrage. And Usman has made a plywood lid for his child’s playpen — so he can play the game in peace. As the show begins, Meg meets a new guy named Russell (Mumeni). The series is split equally between the real world characters’ tragicomic lives and their computer-animated misadventures in the “Kingdom Scrolls” game.
What do you think? Which season one episodes of the Dead Pixels TV series do you rate as wonderful, terrible, or somewhere between? Do you think that Dead Pixels should be cancelled or renewed for a second season on The CW? Don’t forget to vote, and share your thoughts, below.
*4/29/21 update: The CW has picked up season two of the Dead Pixels series.