I got down voted last week for saying how disappointed i was in this so called sci-fi tv show. It was the directed by Tim Mielants. I watched all eight episodes. May is the girl who Jakob had a crush on before he and Danny switched bodies. It was a MAJOR injustice that never got addressed. It was a great concept, with great art, but I felt the show was very slow at times and of course the ending was not gratifying . And too scared to even approach robot Jakob and fix the issue because he is “scared he is mad.” Or tell everyone until later. Take 10 deep breaths. There's a bit of text, but the text is mostly besides the point. Details File Size: 3495KB Duration: 1.950 sec Dimensions: 498x280 Created: 4/21/2020, 8:45:34 AM Connect with them on Dribbble; the global community for designers and creative professionals. Sorry about the whole stealing your son's body and subsequently murdering him thing and being a constant reminder that everytime you see me that I'm not him and never will be". Premieres … "Control" is the fifth episode of the Prime Video series Tales from the Loop. so yeah he has the most saddest and terrible fate. Jakob is a character on the Prime Video series Tales from the Loop. He looks at the Loop blaring in the distance. Idk what i am going to do.. And then again on the last episode when roboJakob died and everything. Don't understand why the fans can't accept other viewpoints and have to vote down posts or criticize posts by people who are pointing out what they don't like. Thank you for your response. "In this fantastical mysterious town poignant human tales are told that bare universal emotional experiences while drawing on the intrigue of genre storytelling. He wanted to escape his life more than everything. Kinda makes me wonder why they didn't build lots of those second generation robots and then transferred peoples' consciousness into them before they die... like to save the grandfather. Subreddit for the Amazon Scifi TV series Tales From the Loop. That was my take as well. The townspeople who live above "The Loop," a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe, experience things previously consigned to the realm of science fiction. An image of a distraught Jakob robot staring at his friend's body in the orb, finding that he has no arms and any effort to reverse the situation is futile. George Willard is a character on the Prime Video series Tales from the Loop. Hahaha thanks! And some people took it one way and some people the other way. It and all other episodes of the series were written by series creator Nathaniel Halpern. Hahaha I would if I could. This ending fucked me worse than Requiem For a Dream. I couldn’t have done that. It is a Japanese series dubbed. 32 votes, 19 comments. “Tales From the Loop” has all the elements of a mystery box show, except it’s largely — and wisely — uninterested in its mystery. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. With Jakob climbing inside, the pair discover that it enables them to switch bodies. His so called "friend" steals his body, his life, then he lives as a robot for god knows how long and we don't know what that experience was like, then he dies as a robot right in front of his little brother that he couldn't even speak to. Most of the sub chew you down for saying this but the show definitely could have used a faster pace and some positivity. It was like Million Dollar Baby all over again. Danny could have still told the truth after the orb was dismantled. Teach: And beautiful? I can't believe we reached 600 subscribers, thank you very much for the support. Believe me, I usually dwell in the dark place and it is my comfort zone, but … It feels like I am living in hell. Glad I did. I wondered that too. Another person that's been in the woods much longer and gone mad, or just a machine. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. JAKOB - TALES FROM THE LOOP designed by Aaron May. Believe me, I usually dwell in the dark place and it is my comfort zone, but episodes 2, 7 and 8 were literally the worst. I am too depressed after watching tales from the loop. Meanwhile the imposter gets to live a regular life in his body. Article by Dribbble. At least I believe so. The show garnered an unbelievable cast and crew. It is based loosely on the original Tales from the Loop narrative artbook by Simon Stålenhag (who serves as an executive producer and consultant for the series), though does not have any connection to the Tales from the Loop RPG.Matt Reeves also has executive producer credits. Danny (as Jakob) says “Jakob?” and the robot walks off. Don't read if you haven't watched the entire season. "Jakob and Danny" is a scene commentary that accompanies the Tales from the Loop episode "Transpose," available via Amazon's X-Ray feature. Not only does this confirm that each episode is likey connected by characters. For US airdates of a foreign show, click ... 28 Nov 2020 0:00. Black Mirror is what comes to mind. , That poor robot on the island absolutely destroyed me. Honestly, Danny is such a POS. Premieres April 3, Press J to jump to the feed. When I realized it wasn’t going to have the happy ended that I hoped for I had to accept that there is a lot about the loop that can’t be explained. I understand. Danny (as Jakob) speaks to Jakob’s parents about wanting to work at the Loop and that he does not want to draw anymore. While Jakob is small, artistic, and academic, Danny is big, athletic, and has a hard time in school. No chance ever for Jakob’s friend to make it right. 23. I’m sorry people are downvoting you again. Spoilers for 'Tales From The Loop' Unlike many other fast-paced sci-fi tales, 'Tales From The Loop' is quiet and sedate. I don’t know if the Robot abandoned on the island forgave Russ or even understood why it was abandoned or if all it feels is loneliness because they never addressed it. Even after Danny's body died, maybe they could have transferred Jakob's consciousness into a robot like the teacher. It was sad, and it was beautiful. This episode is directed by Mark Romanek. Jesus, how did they even function after that? Cookies help us deliver our Services. I’m glad I’m not alone in this. Cole hands his teacher back the book after decades lost: Teach: Did you like it? His grandfather is Russ Willard, founder of the Mercer Center for Experimental Physics (a.k.a. 66 votes, 198 comments. Tales from the Loop - Episode Discussion Hub Inspired by the wondrous paintings of Simon Stålenhag, Tales from the Loop explores the mind-bending adventures of the people who live above the Loop, a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe - making things previously relegated to science fiction, possible. This is a sub to talk about the goods and the bads regarding the show. I don’t know why they would. Danny's been in Jakob's body after they transferred minds and souls in "Transpose." Tales from the Loop is an American science fiction drama web television series based on the art book of the same name by Swedish artist Simon Stålenhag.The series premiered on Amazon Prime Video on April 3, 2020. Sometimes the option to downvote is unnecessary. Cole tries to contact his scientist mom, Loretta (Rebecca Hall), but she's out of town so he goes to find the robot Jakob ended up in after the latter tried to reverse the process. Its a rather pointless show & fails to deliver all it promises. It doesn't try to wrap up all the loose ends in a bow, it is a show about everyday people living in extraordinary circumstances. Humanity isn’t always happy, life is suffering. I feel like he could’ve overpowered him and forced that boy back into the orb. Or it even depends when in your life you watch it. Heck, we are all here because the show moved us whether good or bad. Nathaniel Halpern, showrunner for Tales from the Loop, states that the stories on the show are all in some way universal and that everyone can find their own way into them emotionally. Directed by Mark Romanek. Stories of the townspeople who live above The Loop, a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe. A little goofy but short and positive ending. JMO, More posts from the TalesFromTheLoopTV community, Continue browsing in r/TalesFromTheLoopTV, Subreddit for the Amazon Scifi TV series Tales From the Loop. An Asian couple, a gay black dude (two birds, one stone). I feel like the whole thing could have been fixed pretty easily even if the sphere was dismantled— clearly the sphere was created at the loop so they had the technology. It's weird, for me Jakob is not totally sad of his new situation. Does anyone else feel that Tales from The Loop feels more realistic in a kind of off way than other similar shows? However, guilt's been wracking the teen and he tells Cole the truth. Cole: It was sad. Ugh, I am so depressed from watching this show. It was truly so heartbreaking to watch. For me, I get so angry at Danny because he embodies the stereotype of teenagers. I am very depressed. All eight episodes of the first season were released simultaneously. And watching Loretta grow old and alone. ♥️ We are all in this together. But I think it fits with the nature of the show. I don’t think you should be downvoted for having an opinion. The show was a bit light on details. Tales from the Loop episode 8, “Home”, ends with Cole now much older with a family. Depressing, but it takes a strong person to forgive and that's beautiful. Created by Nathaniel Halpern. I understand there are a lot of die hard fans in the sub. At least in the case of “Tales From the Loop,” viewers don’t have to hoof it to the theater. But some things can’t be forgiven. Really, TALES FROM THE LOOP is about the images: hyper-realistic paintings of Swedish life with decaying robots, inquisitive dinosaurs, rundown hovercraft, and well-worn androids. But it’s so beautiful and nostalgic at the same time that I had to watch it. . The transcendent, almost magical, effect of Tales from the Loop didn’t end there. And I'm here thinking WHO was the scorpion like robot? The show garnered an unbelievable cast and crew. They all eventually forgave one another though, I think a lot of that was to say "you either stay mad forever or you find a way to get on" . You're not alone. maybe it could still be rebuilt since jakob's grandfather was the loops founder or something. He is married to Loretta Willard with whom he has a young son named Cole and an older son named Jakob. Tales from the Loop Episode 2, “Transpose” ends with Danny (as Jakob) heading outside to see a robot looking at him. He looks at the Loop blaring in the distance. Could you imagine walking into a forest and seeing a giant lifeless robot splayed across the ground and knowing that that robot used to be your son and that he's dead? I imagine they still could have reassembled or rebuilt the orb, especially since Jakob's grandfather, and then his mom, was in charge of the Loop. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. "Loop" is the premiere episode of the Prime Video series Tales from the Loop. Welcome to the club, my friend. Even after Danny's body died, maybe they could have transferred Jakob's consciousness into a robot like the teacher. He feels bad. It premiered on April 3, 2020. Yeah, it was a super downer ... couldn’t even finish watching the whole season. God Jakob was my favorite character. Based on the narrative art by Simon Stålenhag. You're not the first one, nor will you be the last one to be another Tales from The Loop's victim. It also affirms that Tales From the Loop is entirely crazy, and living in Mercer would be very confusing. I cried the hardest when he died. A young girl living in a small town becomes curious about the mysterious work her mother conducts beneath ground at a facility known as the Loop. Every time I would see Danny pop into screen in later episodes my blood would just start to boil. The first is Jakob Willard, Loretta’s oldest son and Cole’s older brother, who we met in the first episode of the series. Jakob was a beautiful character. 2.1k members in the TalesFromTheLoopTV community. Tales from the Loop spoilers follow.. Tales from the Loop is a hard show to categorise. Anti Flag Mayday Parade Lyrics The Amity Affliction La Dispute Jack Barakat Halestorm Warped … Jakob's ultimate fate is really fucking with me. I imagine they still could have reassembled or rebuilt the orb, especially since Jakob's grandfather, and then his mom, was in charge of the Loop. Tales from the Loop is a series that premiered on Prime Video on April 3, 2020. Properly sobbing from when he was sent off in the boat. Though freaked out at first, they eventually decide to play around with the idea for a day. His father is Russ Willard, the founder of the Loop, and his mother is Klara. With Rebecca Hall, Paul Schneider, Duncan Joiner, Daniel Zolghadri. Just left me feeling empty, especially since it came out right at the start of the pandemic. “Transpose” centers around two teenage boys. Each episode of Tales from the Loop focuses on an individual character for a self-contained story that simultaneously ties into overarching narratives in the show. BM has this feeling of something that could happen in the near future but just fantastical enough that it doesn't feel real. It is indeed so sad. That was a tragic end for Jakob, but even more tragic for his family that had to deal with this for years after Jakob's death, seeing that imposter walking around enjoying life, Jakob's parents knowing and having to live with the fact that they couldn't protect their son from harm. By the final episode I was so emotionally exhausted that I was pleading that it end on a positive note. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Ugh, I am so depressed from watching this show. Btw, I do recommend a series called Erased. THEY HAD TO SEE THE BODY OF THEIR SON GO OFF AND HAVE ANOTHER LIFE. He was obviously a lot stronger and faster in that other boys body. That his life was robbed from him because of his evil friend? It and all other episodes of the series were written by series creator Nathaniel Halpern. Jesus. Impulsive because later he would regret it and realize it was reckless. A guide listing the titles AND air dates for episodes of the TV series Tales from the Loop. I don’t understand why they didn’t just tell someone who works at the Loop. He suddenly gets emotional and tells them he misses his friend. The producers of this show should pay our psychiatric bills! You are completely entitled to one. One criticism I have is that although I thought the casting was exceptional (Loretta’s progression casting from girl to mom was amazing), there was so little diversity. This!!!!!!! He didn't really try to contact his family. Then get outside into closest nature you can find. I could not believe he just decided that he wasn't switching back like tf?!?! I think the scorpion bot was there to keep the bipeds in line, like a mechanic bot that occasionally reprograms corrupted units. danny could still say something to his parents and jakob's parents after the thing was destroyed. I remember him saying that he would rather be invisible and away from people. Why did it need to fight? The parents were so good about it. Then, after Danny gets trapped in Jakob’s body, she and Jakob-Danny began dating. Please someone talk to me...I beg you guys. I cant even sleep. Based on anime. Cole eventually reunites with his brother and they kick around a ball, but as they make the tre… This work explores that in a way more artists will as we ask for better content. I love Japanese culture. That's why is not even mad towards his friend. Premieres April 3, Press J to jump to the feed. Just finished it. Selfish when he claimed he wouldn’t let Jakob back into his body. I AM A FUCKING WRECK Rachel. It’s like the experiments and power got out of hand and weren’t dealt with responsibly. True art. It premiered alongside the episode on April 3, 2020. I will definitely check out Erased. That it could have been rectified if the evil fuck had just spoke up sooner? I’m not sure if that would even be possible considering he was a robot and that point and brain dead in the hospital. Can someone please talk to me. Then he makes eye contact with Loretta like "oh hey, glad to see you're doing well. Well I agree with you except I did feel really bad for Jakob as well. I didn't understand why Jakob didn't go straight to Grandpa after realising Danny wasn't going to give the body up. In Tales from the Loop season 1, episode 2, "Transpose", viewers shift to follow Loretta's teenage son Jakob (Daniel Zolghadri) as he and his friend Danny (Tyler Barnhard) discover a device in the woods. He lives in Mercer, Ohio with his father George Willard, mother Loretta Willard and younger brother, Cole. The second is Danny Jannson, Jakob’s best friend and polar opposite. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the TalesFromTheLoopTV community, Continue browsing in r/TalesFromTheLoopTV, Subreddit for the Amazon Scifi TV series Tales From the Loop. Love the artist it’s based off of, but just couldn’t enjoy the show. In Tales from the Loop season 1, the residents of Mercer, Ohio experience strange events while living above the Mercer Center for Experimental Physics aka "The Loop." With Daniel Zolghadri, Paul Schneider, Rebecca Hall, Robert Nahum Allen. Talk to me please. Sidestepping the heavy-handed exposition such a show would require, 'Tales From The Loop' would rather leave viewers to understand the carefully wrapped premise themselves. Danny could have still told the truth after the orb was dismantled. The scene that put me over the edge was the diner scene where Danny walks in with His OG family just cornballing and having a good time. Though I guess they have a difficult relationship, but come on ...Cole can tell his mom... i felt kinda sad for jakob too. He looks at his old house and tells his family that time has passed with a blink of an eye. Then to top it all off they lose their other son. Every episode leaves you hanging with no closure whatsoever. I think I feel worse for the robot abandoned on the island than I do about Jakob’s consciousness stuck inside the other robot. He lives in Mercer, Ohio and works as an employee of the Mercer Center for Experimental Physics, also known as "the Loop." TALES FROM THE LOOP is an art book, a handsome matte collection of a dreamy alternate 80s. Cried for 2 hours straight. I do wonder why he panicked and went to the orb after like the first no. Tales from the Loop explores "the town and people who live above “The Loop,” a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe – making things possible that were previously relegated only to science fiction. 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