Everyone decides to watch the second airing of the Duck-tective episode, where it is revealed that Duck-tective has been mortally wounded by his surprise twin brother. Also, it's interesting to note that some of the symbols on the die are also on Bill Cipher's Wheel. Give or take an error of 0. Mabel and Stan admit they had fun playing and apologize for making fun of Dipper for liking the game. Ford has dismantled the Portal and reveals why he was angry at Stan for reactivating it - it has created an that could lead to unknown horrors and is incredibly dangerous. I'm a little confused by this sentence. So Dipper is forced to play by himself outside, with Gompers the goat.
Does she receive any responses from her parents? Probabilitor magically conjures up a large game board, shrinks down Dipper and Ford, and adds two new ogres to the board. Meanwhile, Dipper and Mabel have been each looking to do their own thing since arriving in Gravity Falls. It feels like an ominous warning, but I couldn't figure out exactly what it meant. Diggity Dungeons and All That Yeah. His favorite movie is Fantasia, and his favorite cartoon is Gravity Falls. Unsurprisingly, no one wants to play with him and everyone makes fun of it. But when Dipper tries to press Ford for details of his inter-dimensional journey, he rebuffs him.
That does not mean this episode was a dud however, because it was still hilarious. Not to mention Grenda, who stole her fair share of scenes not the least of which involved beating an ogre over the head with an easy chair. Ford takes Dipper into the basement again, locking the infinity sided die in a glass cabinet and telling him he can use it when needed. Ford whips out a gun and tries to shoot the wizard, who fires back with a math ray that blasts a hole in the side of the mystery shack. On the other had, it kinda sucks to see the rift between Dipper and Mabel slowly start to expand.
Dejected, Dipper goes outside to pretend to play with Gompers the goat. Also, the meta humour was great, I mean, Alex sure has the fans pegged. There are no set moves so they can make them up as they go. Dipper decides to leave the room afterwards. What he is saying is that even obsessing over Wendy was more fun than playing a board game with Gompers. That night, Dipper lies awake thinking of potential strategies he could use to beat Ford, keeping Mabel awake.
He decides to trust Dipper with the secret, but makes him promise not to tell anyone. While Mabel prepares for the airing of Duck-tective, Dipper introduces her to his favorite board game,. Go there if you just wanna be crazy. Ford is initially angry, until he recognizes the die as being from his favorite game and agrees to play immediately. Once again it shows how well the Gravity Falls team does their homework, even with something they find ridiculous. Having never played anything more complicated than Settlers of Catan, I have a feeling that quite a lot of the references were completely lost on me. Do they even believe her? But I trust you with this secret.
Probabilitor's minions kidnap Dipper and Ford. When the teasing gets to him, Dipper tries playing by himself. There was some confusion over this one. The next day Mabel invites Grenda over to watch the season finale of Ducktective with her and Grunkle Stan. Socially, they were all each had.
All in all, this was a pretty solid episode. He also shows Dipper the thing behind the curtain - the wreckage of the. I once had a character that no matter how badly he rolled he always went first in battle just because his initiative bonus was so high. Mabel even tells her parents about Ford. Edited by: Hannah Wilkes About Jonathan North Jonathan North is writer, photographer, video editor, and animation fan from Iowa. That night, after they finish watching the second showing of Ducktective, Great Uncle Ford locks the infinity-sided die in the basement and tells Dipper it will be there if he needs it.
I'll have you know that Ducktective has a big mystery element, and a lot of humor that goes over kids' heads! After the game is won, the characters and the battlefield disappear. It was light on plot, obviously, but after the heavy plot-bomb that we got dropped on us these past two episodes, I think this is exactly what we needed. Then, he pulls back the curtain to reveal that he completely dismantled the portal. Coming right off the heels of A Tale of Two Stans, the audience and Mabel are a bit wary of Dipper and Mabel's relationship being torn apart. A wizard known as , an , a hot elf, and a appear from the box in real life. After A Tale of Two Stans, it seems Dipper took possession of all 3 journals.