Summer of Steven: Week 3 Review (Spoilers)
STEVEN UNIVERSE SPOILERS
Okay, let's get right to it.
I thought that this was a pretty standard episode, but definitely an improvement over a lot of what we were getting in the previous couple weeks. I liked the idea of having Connie go on her first mission, and it was cute seeing her and Steven interact with Pearl as their field trip supervisor. There were also a couple good jokes, but, overall, I felt again like this episode was a little slow. I liked the build up of there being something strange about the corrupted gems they were tracking and Connie setting herself up for failure with all her preparedness talk. But it all went a little predictably and I felt that the payoff wasn't terribly strong, especially for an episode that was so steeped in tracking and waiting for something to happen.
I think I might've appreciated it a bit more had they really driven it home that Steven and Connie were in dire straights. I mean, I thought "Nightmare Hospital" had a much