American Gods: Season 1 Reviews

June 27, 2017
American Gods is a psychedelic spree that looks like it was designed to beat down any attempt to describe it coherently.
May 5, 2017
In American Gods, Starz's gorgeous, ambitious adaptation of Neil Gaiman's 2001 fantasy novel, humans, be they slaves or migrants, bring their individual gods with them when they land in America.
May 3, 2017
When you get right down to it, American Gods is simply a gripping, entertaining tall tale buoyed by a standout cast.
May 2, 2017
The Starz adaptation of Neil Gaiman's bestselling fantasy novel is so outrageous in its ambitions and so spectacular to look at, you may get caught up in the illusion and wonder only later, "What the heck was that about?"
May 1, 2017
When American Gods does get all supernatural, it's beautiful.
May 1, 2017
American Gods is a long, slow burn, but if it stays so true to the novel it's based on, the bang, when it comes, will be unforgettable.
May 1, 2017
When it isn't trying to engulf viewers with extravagant setpieces and discombobulating plot shifts, American Gods demonstrates its potential as a meditation on the compatibility of ancient traditions and modern life.
May 1, 2017
As a piece of storytelling, American Gods makes Hannibal look like The Andy Griffith Show.
May 1, 2017
Those [gods] who are introduced ... are fascinating enough to purchase the viewers' patience with the relatively leisurely speed that "American Gods" travels through the plot. It takes time to construct a world worthy of worship.
April 29, 2017
The elusive narrative threads of American Gods make a kind of structural sense... Whether you take to the show will depend on whether you're as patient as Shadow when it comes to getting a clue.