"Regular Show" A Regular Epic Final Battle: Part 1 (TV Episode 2017) Poster

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Jolly good show indeed. Warning: Spoilers
After 8 seasons, 261 episodes and one movie "Regular Show" reached its epic conclusion. And while it's a bit sad having to say goodbye one of my favorite animated shows from the recent years, I'm glad that the series ended on its own terms instead of just being cancelled, having a quite satisfying closure for the main characters.

I liked the way the finale brought back many characters from the previous episodes, and that it also referenced "The Naive Man from Lolliland", one of J.G. Quintel's student films which along "2 in the AM PM" leaded to the creation of "Regular Show".

"A Regular Epic Final Battle" was a great finale for the whole series, having many fun, exciting and emotional moments. The use of David Bowie's "Heroes" song for the last minutes was quite fitting, finishing the story of Mordecai and Rigby in a wonderful, bittersweet manner.

With all its highs and lows, my final overall impression of "Regular Show" is still quite positive after all, with this episode as the perfect send-off for all those viewers and fans who had been watching the series since the year 2010. A jolly good show indeed.
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Its Not Spoiler. Regular Show Is Best !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
beatslazersound24 September 2018
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shaypathuh-6731523 January 2019
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I am so sad Once I heard on tv regular show series finale I was sad and heartbroken I was hoping regular show would last a good 10 or 12 seasons. The most sad part of the finale was when Pops was in heaven and pulled out a vhs that said Regular Show. I am going to miss the intro and Slackers Mordecai and Rigby, Angry Benson, Funny Muscle Man and High Five Ghosts, Know it all Skips and Fun and loving Pops and of course Nicholi (Thomas)
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Jolly Good Show
mckinnonea29 September 2019
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What can I say about this episode? Not enough. It might sound trivial to call the finale of an animated Cartoon Network series creative genius, but this is without a doubt one of my favorite series finales of all time.

This episode and the entire lead up completely reward the viewers who have held on with the show through all the seasons. Even though these last two seasons have seemed to jump the shark, my expectations for them were easily exceeded.

But this finale gives you everything you want. It still cracks the same cheesy jokes and makes the same weird references that made you fall in love with the series. It returns many notable characters (Baby Ducks, Death, Gary, Giant Babies) that have become a staple in the series.

But this episode hits on an emotional level too. Like the more suspenseful and higher-stakes tone of the entire eighth season, this episode manages to make you feel sad, and happy through a very bittersweet end.

The whole dynamic of Pops vs Anti Pops paralleling the forever persistent battle of good vs evil make you feel attached to the story and characters in a way you have never felt prior. And the support of all the other characters in the show in the final battle just remind me of classic Regular Show.

One of the saddest parts of the entire episode is when Muscle Man cracks one last "my mom" joke before being erased from existence (albeit temporarily); while he has been a character I've always felt indifferent towards, it still amazes me how much I care when he's erased.

And of course the callbacks to previous works, like JG's original cartoons as well as the first episode "the power" really keep you satisfied till the very end.

But the ending, with Pops sacrificing himself is bittersweet, though absolutely perfect; we never think anything of him until the last season, but as it turns out he's the strongest character both mentally and physically.

His sacrifice makes everyone come to appreciate their life a lot more. The other characters' abilities to move on with their lives in spite of what they experienced in space and in spite of the fact that they haven't changed for the most part in seven years just shows that everyone in the show is three dimensional.

Everyone but Benson quits their job. Mordecai goes back to art school and moves on from Margaret and CJ deciding to settle down and commit with someone else and have kids; Rigby does the same but appears to live happily in the reversed role of stay-at-home dad. Muscle man and Starla raise a bunch of kids. High five ghost and Ceilia become DJs in Prague. Skips is a mechanic.

Best of all, Mordecai and Rigby, 25 years later, reminisce over what they were 25 years earlier and realize how stupid they were, going to show that even the most immature people can grow up. The bittersweet moment of Pops pulling the VHS reading "Regular Show" out of the VCR felt just about right. And hearing one last "Jolly Good Show!" was the perfect way to end the series.

So I've pretty much summarized the entire last episode in essay format. My point of all of this is just to say that this episode was the ultimate payout. Jolly Good Show!
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A bit anti climactic and spoilers.
lenamason-8728227 July 2017
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It was good but it's got a plot hole for me as why not after seeing that way was destined to fail why did they go with that plan it's just stupid plus Anti-Pops' reformation it was too quick, just a hug and the person who is the complete opposite of one of the nice people ever just changes like that; Rigby slowly changed into a nice guy and he was much nicer then Anti-Pops is ridiculous but nice ending which I enjoyed.
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