This clip from Syfy‚Äôs TV series of Lev Grossman‚Äôs The Magicians just showed at San Diego Comic Con‚ÄĒand it looks pretty darn near perfect. Quentin has just the right amount of repressed dickishness, and the snooty magical school Brakebills has the smugness and aggression. And the magic? Lovely.

What do you think? Did they nail this tricky source material or what?

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