Tag: He-Man

Episode 50: Disappearing Dragons

In our special 50th episode, we’re visiting one of the show’s favorite characters: Granamyr, the wisest and coolest of all the dragons in Eternia, who really needs to meet more humans. For example, Granamyr believes He-Man is the wisest of all his people. Due to some Orko hijinks (it was an accident!), He-Man ends up…


Episode 48: To Save Skeletor

The drama begins when a Shakespearean dinosaur wrestler named Whiplash stumbles into the palace with news that he and the other evil warriors done a bad thing up at Snake Mountain. We learn that Skeletor and Evil-Lyn drew some up-to-no-good markings on the ground and summoned Sh’Gora, a slavering, one-eyed, be-tentacled space monster with a…


Episode 46: Fisto’s Forest (Lightning Round #6)

Only “a few years ago,” a man named Fisto was “downright evil.” With his mighty iron hand, he felled trees to block the rivers and captured any who defied him with the help of a scrying glass and an enchanted spider. Villagers recoiled as his gravely voice, mad and dripping with reverb, echoed through the…


Episode 44: Origin of the Sorceress

In our first episode from Season 2 of “He-Man,” the Sorceress takes He-Man and his new robotic horse on a road trip to Dark Mountain, where they plan to square off against an inter-dimensional sorcerer who looks exactly like Alan Moore. While they wait for Morgoth the Sorcerer to appear, Sorceress regales He-Man with a…


Episode 43: Loo-Kee Lends a Hand

A long time ago, Dennis the Menace invaded The Donna Reed Show. Then Batman joined forces with the Green Hornet. And now … in the great tradition of ill-advised crossovers, Loo-Kee will meet the Masters of the Universe. When Hordak freezes time in the Whispering Woods, Light Hope wastes no time spilling the beans to…


Episode 41: He-Man & She-Ra: A Christmas Special

Your Christmas list appeared to us in a vision, and after a farcical quest to locate your most coveted gift, we found something just as good. That’s right: This week, we’re reviewing He-Man & She-Ra: A Christmas Special, also known as the animated 1985 Sears catalogue. Broadcast only once (on Christmas of that year), this…


Episode 39: Trouble in Arcadia

Halt! Who goes there? You’ve just discovered the secret city of Arcadia, where women rule and men must toil away in the underground mines. Also, no one in this city knows how to use their inside voice. Prince Adam and Teela run into the Arcadians on a visit to the lowland villages and become trapped…


Episode 37: The Search

In one of the most important episodes of the series, He-Man and Skeletor race to find the Starseed, a chunk of cosmic matter that created the universe. And, wouldn’t you know it: the Starseed is located in the core of Eternia, which itself is located in the center of the universe. We’re learning this history…


Episode 35: The Taking of Grayskull

It’s a big day in Eternia – it’s Orko’s birthday! But no one seems to have remembered. They’re too busy trying to figure out why Castle Grayskull has disappeared. It seems as though Skeletor has toted Sorceress and her castle off to a dimension on the other side of a white hole. Now He-Man and…


Episode 33: Prince Adam No More (the Halloween Episode)

It seems as though He-Man has had enough of his alter ego, Prince Adam. When King Randor shares his intentions to take He-Man on the royal tour instead of Prince Adam, He-Man realizes that playing the goober for so many years has come at maybe too great a cost. At the same time, Beast Man…