Riverdale Season 6 Episode 3
“If Rivervale is the final battleground between good and evil, is anybody’s soul safe?”
With just two more episodes until the “Rivervale” experiment concludes, it is safe to say that the writers have perfectly utilized this break from their, what I will laughingly refer to as “traditional” storytelling, to completely revitalize the series creatively. Three weeks into the show’s sixth season and Riverdale is the most entertaining it has ever been — no small feat given that it accomplished this without its main character or usual narrative structure.
And all it took was taking the show to hell.
This latest episode was structured around the mysterious Lou Cypher (Oliver Rice), who arrives in Rivervale with a list of souls he instead to claim. He also intends on destroying the symbolic soul of the town by razing Pop Tate’s Chok’lit Shop,