Tag: Orko

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 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 29: Dawn of Dragoon

Is this the best episode of He-Man? Opinions vary, but one of them is correct. At last, we get too see Orko’s homeworld. In Trolla, everything is backwards: fish fly, trees are upside down, and He-Man changes back into Prince Adam! But not everything is whimsical in this magical land: Trolla is under siege from…


Episode 27: Creatures from the Tar Swamp

Does Prince Adam have any normal relatives? His cousin Edwina is visiting this week, and she bought along her Boston Brahmin accent as well as some good burns on the palace’s royal court. You might have already guessed that Orko gets twirly love eyes for her, which sets in motion all kinds of trouble. We…


Episode 25: Like Father, Like Daughter (Special)

Can you believe we’ve recorded over a day’s worth of He-Man and She-Ra chit-chat? This is our twenty fifth episode, and it’s a great one. This week, we’re reviewing a really fun Teela episode in which Teela must rescue her father after he’s captured by a pterodactyl outside an old fort. Luckily, Teela knows when…