12 November 2006

Loo-Kee's Snake Mountain antics!

"Loo-Kee Lends a Hand" is a very busy episode exploring every major location in the He-Man and She-Ra series. One of the most memorble scenes in the episode occurs when Loo-Kee accidentally arrives in Snake Mountain as Skeletor is informing Beast Man of his latest plan to overthrow the Royal Palace of Eternia. The scene itself is like a mini episode, and Skeletor's plan sounds like one of his strongest yet. This scene not only features a great premise, but also wonderful dialogue and truly beautiful animation.

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6 comments:

TheShadow said...

...one of my favorite scenes from the entire run of He-Man and She-Ra. This is exactly why no one should ever complain about Loo-Kee!

Martin said...

Lol, that was brilliant, love Skeletor muttering to himself when his head was stuck.

Mike Bock said...

This is a great scene!! Poor Beastman. LOL

Kevin Martinell said...

This episode features some of the most fluid animation on Skeletor, like the comical, exaggerated look on his face, just before Loo-Kee sends his head into the viewscreen/orb, and after Loo-Kee knocks Skeletor over, as the villain attempts to enter the magic portal! I also get a kick out of Skeletor's nickname for Loo-Kee ... One of Beast-Man's "Beasties!" LOL :)

Thanks for posting and reading! God Bless...

~KevyGuy :)
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Robert said...

At first I wasn't too keen about writing an episode featuring Loo-Kee when Arthur Nadel gave me the assignment. Then he sweetened the deal by suggesting I make it a crossover show with He-Man.

Skeletor didn't really fit in my story as a major plot point but I couldn't leave him out. He is so much fun to work with. Besides, it is more interesting for Loo-Kee to detour on his way to find He-Man. And I've always wanted to smash Skeletor's face into his table-dome-tv. A little slapstick now and then is a good thing. :)

I loved how the animators and director handled this sequence and the entire episode. Very satisfying for a writer. :)

Thanks for your interest.
God Bless

Robert Lamb

ToonJukka said...

Thank you James for this blog-entry!
And special thanks to Robert for your comments!

I love the fact that it's a crossover-episode, because Loo-Kee seems like an important character.
Heck I always imagined that he already knew the secret to both Adam and Adora.

Would have liked to see this plan of Skeletor's as well... ;)

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