It’s been almost 40 years since Jim Henson introduced viewers to the world of Thra with his combination of dense fantasy plotting and intricate puppetry. Is Netflix’s new prequel, Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, a worthy successor to the original? Can a series starring puppets hold its own in today’s CGI world? Are skeksis still terrifying when rendered in HD? All this plus screen time in schools and our utter failure to make time for grown-up fall TV.