Boats and Toads
"The Tick", eh? I've great memories of that cartoon from my childhood, and the current live series creates fond new ones. But one of those new memories plays into an old one of a live series within an entirely separate cartoon. I speak of course of Knightboat!
I came upon this intelligent watercraft before I had any inkling of the Hasselhoff vehicle upon which it was based. Still hilarious.
Thus my thanks go out to the producers of this new Tick show for making Knightboat more of a thing. Among other things. Like Peter Serafinowicz! I do like hearing that guy talk. Remember when he voiced Darth Maul in that movie wherein he only had two lines? But then he didn't voice him in either of the shows that featured him more prominently? Oh, well. We have him now. And here. In this thing.
Tick versus Maul!
I'd like to give Tick more of a chance by equipping him with a counter to Maul's double lightsaber. Like some sort of double spoon staff. Made of Cortosis. He'd still probably die. But maybe then old Pete'd be free to voice another insufficiently verbose Ray Park character. Like Toad! I think that he'd make a good Toad.
Do you know what happens to a Tick when it gets hit by lightning? Because I think that it's probably nothing.