Song of the week: Monster Spelunkin’

The Secret Team is on a mission again! What mission, you ask? We can’t tell you!

Alright… Maybe we can tell you a little: it’s about having fun! And Steven had so much fun with his centipeetle buddy in Monster Buddy, we’re making Monster Spelunkin’ the song of the week.

 

https://soundcloud.com/aivisura/monster-spelunkin

Aivi and Surasshu post: Three tracks from Secret Team

Aivi and Surasshu have given us three tracks from Secret Team. They are:

https://soundcloud.com/aivisura/sets/steven-universe-secret-team

Steven Universe air times for October 20 – 26, 2014

All times are EST.

Monday:
6:45 PM: Space Race

Tuesday:
2:00 PM: An Indirect Kiss
2:15 PM: So Many Birthdays
2:30 PM: Tiger Millionaire
2:45 PM: Beach Party
3:00 PM: Lars and the Cool Kids
3:15 PM: Secret Team
6:45 PM: Mirror Gem

Wednesday:
6:45 PM: Ocean Gem

Thursday:
6:45 PM: Island Adventure

Friday:
6:45 PM: Monster Buddies

Sunday:
6:45 PM: Island Adventure

What could Secret Team mean?

As befitting a character-centric episode, Secret Team gave us some stuff to chew on regarding the history the Crystal Gems have together. It makes us wonder: Just what is the deal with Amethest and Pearl? And where did Garnet come from?

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What we learned from Secret Team

As we said in our immediate reactionSecret Team was long on character and short on lore. We have a bit of character backstory that’s fit to speculate about, but what facts did we get out of this episode?

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Aivi and Surasshu post: Five tracks from Space Race

We’ve gotten five Space Race tracks from Aivi and Surasshu. These tracks include:

 

https://soundcloud.com/aivisura/sets/steven-universe-space-race

Ratings for Secret Team

Secret Team managed quite a feat: Zap2It says the show got 2,462,000 viewers last night, making it the highest-rated episode of the series so far.

Preview for Island Adventure

We have a second preview for Island Adventure (our first being the sneak peak). Maybe Island Adventure should run out and tell all of its friends that it’s the preview master.

 

Aivi and Surasshu post Weatherbomb

Aivi and Surasshu have posted Weatherbomb (1:11) from House Guest. It’s from the climax of the episode, as Steven and Greg try to fix the geode before it fails and lets the synthetic storm loose.

 

https://soundcloud.com/aivisura/steven-universe-weatherbomb

Immediate reaction to Secret Team

Alas, we didn’t get to see any new areas of the temple. A wasted opportunity, perhaps: the temple is enormous, and could feasibly contain just about anything the writers could dream up. Maybe some day we’ll get to see more of it.

This was more of a character episode than a lore episode, so we didn’t learn very much.

As far as music is concerned, however, we’re definitely looking forward to when Secret Team‘s songs are posted.