Analysis: Episode 5 – Akane no Mai

Two lines from this week’s Westworld episode, Akane no Mai sum up the episode far more than we ever could:

“Welcome to Shogun World.”


There wasn’t much mystery to discuss with this episode, we spend most of the episode on a fun side mission through Shogun World where Maeve discovers a “new voice.” This week, we talk about lazy writing, the secret of the flood hosts, and the true characters of Maeve and Dolores and where they will end up by the end of the season.

In Wild Speculation Corner, we ask… can hosts get pregnant?

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Podcast Credits

A Heroes Podcast Network Production

Jeremy Monken
Jordan Baranowski

Jeremy Monken

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Derreck Mayer

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