were deadly enemies are in fact allies, and suddenly everything's up for
grabs. Year/Chapter Three ups the ante with the threat of, or possibly
the reality of war...and the death of one major character. By now, one
character we thought was a minor character has suddenly become a MAJOR
character...and the Major Character from before is undergoing significant
changes a la Joseph Campbell. And so on. That's the *kind* of thing you
can do with a show that presents individual stories but which evolves
over time into something unusual.
And, of course, there's all that swooshing to deal with....