Rings of power episode 3 recap: a sea change in friendships and potential misdirect

When The Rings of Power eventually aired on Prime Video on September 2, it did so with an interesting and well constructed opening.

If you haven’t already, read our spoiler-free review of the first two episodes of Amazon’s live-action Lord of the Rings adaptation

The lengthy setup was necessary for an enormous, high-budget Prime Video series like this, but some of the plots seemed plodding

Thankfully, those minor problems are mostly fixed in The Rings of Power episode 3, “Adar.” T