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Maiden Madness : Championship

Maiden Madness : Championship

April 5, 2021

We have come to the final round of our March Madness style tournament. Out of 33 Disney and Pixar heroines we see who comes away with the bronze tiara, take a look back at those valiant heroines who have fallen, and see who wear the golden crown as the Queen of Heroines. Grab a cup of tea and your brackets for this final episode of season one. Also get a sneak peak of what is to come in our second season this fall. *Lot of spoilers and opinions*

Maiden Madness : Final 4

Maiden Madness : Final 4

March 29, 2021

We have come to the Final 4 match up and will be putting our heroines to the test alongside our guest judge Desiree Gonzalez! Utilizing our entire rubric we see whose overall scores covering heroic personalities and character development will bring them to the championship round. Get your brackets ready and see how far your favorite Disney animated characters go! *Lots of spoilers and opinions*

Maiden Madness: Elite 8

Maiden Madness: Elite 8

March 22, 2021

We are getting down to the wire and into the nitty gritty as we put our Elite 8 to the test alongside our guest judge Kate Loprest! In this episode we utilize our entire rubric to see how our heroines overall scores fair and add some votes in from our Patreon. Get your brackets ready and see how far your favorite characters go! *Lots of spoilers and opinions*

Maiden Madness : Sweet 16

Maiden Madness : Sweet 16

March 15, 2021

We continue Maiden Madness this week and are down to our Sweet Sixteen! In this episode we analyze the heroic personalities of the remaining Disney animated heroines to see who will move on to the Elite 8. Get your brackets ready and see how far your favorite characters go! *Lots of spoilers and opinions*

Maiden Madness : Round 1 Part 2

Maiden Madness : Round 1 Part 2

March 8, 2021

We continue our first round of Maiden Madness this week! 33 Disney and Pixar animated heroines are put to the test in a March Madness style tournament to see who will be crowned Queen of the Heroines. In this episode we go through the right side of the bracket and see who moves on to the Sweet Sixteen! Round 1 is all about the character development, storytelling, and agency given to each heroine. Get your brackets ready and see how far your favorite characters go! *Lots of spoilers and opinions*

Maiden Madness: Round 1 Part 1

Maiden Madness: Round 1 Part 1

March 1, 2021

We are ready to rumble in our first round of Maiden Madness. 33 Disney and Pixar animated heroines are put to the test in a March Madness style tournament to see who will be crowned Queen of the Heroines. In this episode we go through the left side of the bracket and see who moves on to the Sweet Sixteen! Round 1 is all about the character development, storytelling, and agency given to each heroine. Get your brackets ready and see how far your favorite characters go! *Lots of spoilers and opinions*

Elsa and Anna : Beware the Frozen Heart

Elsa and Anna : Beware the Frozen Heart

February 22, 2021

For our final deep dive episode of the season we go on an adventure to Arendelle and follow the journey of two heroines that have taken over the world of animation, Elsa and Anna. Frozen has become one of Disney's biggest franchises and its sequel has become the highest grossing animated film of all time. Though its inspiration came from Hans Christian Anderson's, "The Snow Queen," it has come a long way from that beloved fairytale to become a new tale for today's world. *Lots of spoilers and opinions*

Jane : Queen of the Jungle

Jane : Queen of the Jungle

February 15, 2021

This episode we travel to Africa and take a behind the scenes look at Disney's adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous novel, "Tarzan of the Apes." We focus on Jane Porter and this unique, intelligent, daring, and hilarious heroine as she finds herself among more than trees and apes in the jungle. Discover why this animated interpretation stands out among the numerous adaptations and gives us one of favorite female protagonists.

Kida : Finding Atlantis

Kida : Finding Atlantis

February 8, 2021

Join us for our episode all about Disney's princess of Atlantis, Kida. The origin and legend of Atlantis started back in ancient Greece and has continue to fascinate explorers, philosophers, and scientists ever since. Learn how Disney took all these ideas and formed an experimental action adventure that may not have been a box office hit, but has become a favorite amongst many.

Megara : Mortal Among Gods

Megara : Mortal Among Gods

February 1, 2021

This week we dive into Disney's 1997 hit Hercules and discuss a damsel who may be in distress, but has got in handled. Though not following the original greek mythology, Megara is a fascinating female protagonist with a moral ambiguity that stands out among the Disney heroines. *Lots of spoilers and opinions*

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