Mr Robot: from show of the zeitgeist to TV’s biggest disappointment

While the plot grows ever more complex, what we know about Mr Robot has not progressed or developed and this last season looks set to end in disappointment Recapping a TV programme requires a very particular set of skills. Passion for the show? For sure. The ability to string a sentence together? Maybe. An enthusiasm for nailing down every single detail of every single episode then indexing them against every other incident just in case it becomes useful later? Completely non-negotiable. I was the guy who used to recap gave up the recaps after season two. Having just watched the first episode of the fourth season, I feel a little less guilty. Mr Robot, a show I loved in its …