Category Archive: Mysteries

Question: Is the ship from Lion 4 an arm or a pair of legs?

It’s the question on everyone’s mind. (Alright, maybe not everyone, but people have certainly noticed and brought it up.) This is, of course, assuming that it’s a ship. Still, let’s go ahead and make that assumption.

Certainly it is made to look like a pair of legs. That would be a very new kind of …

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Question: How does Rose’s room work?

After Storm in the Room we know more than ever about how Rose’s room works, but we also learned that it’s still a huge mystery to us.

Each episode it has been featured in has told us more about the room:

In its debut episode, Rose’s Room, we saw the basics: its limits in processing capacity, how …

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Question: How strong is Amethyst?

Amethyst started the series as the least effective warrior of the Crystal Gems: far weaker than Garnet, she seemed to have a knack for using her whip to place herself or the team in danger, and little else. After Reformed she started fighting quite a bit smarter, but what is her potential for raw power?

We …

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Answer: Pearls are servants

While it was eventually a win for following the clues, the path to figuring out the purpose of Pearls wasn’t without its red herrings.

The first idea was that Pearls were technicians and were eventually replaced by Peridots. Considering how good Pearl is with technology, especially how she was able to make the Universe Mach 3 so …

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Question: What repaired the Geode?

The ending of House Guest is quite difficult to interpret: Steven tries to repair the Geode with his healing saliva, and despite his regained confidence he fails. However there is no need to fear, as Greg quickly saves the day with a complex human tool: high-quality duct tape!

It shouldn’t be hard to understand why this …

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Answer: Garnet is a fusion

This is a mystery that was finally officially answered quite some time ago (a year ago exactly, allowing for it being a leap year this year) when Jailbreak aired. We met Ruby and Sapphire, then they fused together to form Garnet again. Though it’s obviously not timely, we’ve chosen it as our first Answer because it was …

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Question: Whose side was Lapis on?

Steven Universe is a show with layered mysteries: every time we get a question answered, at least one new question is added to the chain. We thought it would be fun to look at some of the answers we’ve received, and some of the questions we still have.

We’ve recently covered Ocean Gem on the podcast, …

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