What should we ask Alex next time? The next day Mabel invites Grenda over to watch the season finale of Ducktective with her and Grunkle Stan. He created the series and frequently contributes to scripts, but he also oversees the massive, increasingly intricate mythology and voices beloved characters Grunkle Stan and Soos. Pours some food into her mouth Nom nom nom. He also plays by the rules, while choosing a game edition that's to his advantage. Instead of answering the question, Ford shows off a souvenir from across the dimensions, an Infinity-Sided Die; when rolled, anything can happen. Deep in the forest, Probabilitor has tied Dipper and Ford to a tree.
Subverted later on, as Dipper did get to bond with his great-uncle over a game, and the latter even fills him in on an important secret. Ford Moving the dice around his fingers Alright. If you win, I'll go back to my own dimension. Probabilitor I choose my characters. Ford swears Dipper to secrecy, not to tell anyone, not even Mabel and Stan.
Dipper, I don't want you to tell anyone about this. Ford and Stan, seeing this, will realize that they can restore their own bond as well. Walks in Mabel Oh, wow, would you look at that: two people! Pointing at Dipper Why isn't he quacking? Cut to Mabel and Grenda at the doorway the next day. It has to be seen to be believed. This quote has received a lot of focus, so let me clear the air: Dipper is simply bored. Now, back to the game! Mabel You're uh, spending a lot of time with old Fordsy lately, huh? I'm so invested in the lives of these characters! Updated for the nine double deuce! Turns around and opens tunic Oh, no, there isn't! Had you always been a fan and what did he bring to the episode? Dipper goes out back and tries to play with , but Gompers ends up chewing on the 38-sided die needed to play the game. Takes Ford's bag As long as I live I will never.
With the wizard thwarted, the family watches the finale of Duck-tective. Once Dipper and Ford explain this, Stan and Mabel are able to hold their own against Probabilitor. His lackeys grab Dipper and Ford and they fly into the forest. And I've been looking all day for someone to play it with me! Holds up a box full of food with a ramp I even made mouth-ramps so we can pour food into our mouths without taking our eyes off the screen. Stan Play your smartypants nerd game! Stan Oh, why, why with this? Dipper Goodnight, Great uncle Ford. You wanna break a record, Ford? All in all, this was a pretty solid episode. If anything, this episode might be remembered for it's odd bits of comedy - and Weird Al - rather than the plot.
Ford If my hands were free, I'd break every part of your face. I have much research to do. What are you dying to know about the world of Gravity Falls? Laugh Ford This is my favorite game in the whole multiverse! Voice over Rapping: I flip the cap back, and roll the dice. What did you think of this episode? You've got Probabilitor on the ropes. Mabel Give 'im time, haha! Grunkle Stan, make something up! Dipper Come on, Mabel, I need at least two people to play.
The world could turn into an egg. Grenda So, the room's free now. Dipper and Ford appear as elf characters in his hand yours. Squeaks Duck-tective toy Cut to Dipper, Mabel, Grenda, Stan and Soos in the living room at night watching Duck-tective. The divide that is forming between the twins, and the consequences thereof, is also prominent in this episode.
You guys just aren't smart enough to understand it. Stan and Mabel realize that they are in their element, and use their own skills to defeat Probabilitor at his own game. Right after makes a comment about how it's nice to have an uneventful day for once, appears and wrestles with a green octopus creature called the to the admiration of and disgust of the others, though Mabel asks if she can keep it. Throwing balls at Soos Fireball! Lays down; to herself: You got me. Also, it's interesting to note that some of the symbols on the die are also on Bill Cipher's Wheel. Probabilitor The time has come! Papa needs a new pair of.
Almost got her and the crew killed. I'm sorry, Dipper, but the dark weird road I travel, I'm afraid you cannot follow. Now you listen to me! Ford doesn't answer any of Dipper's questions, but he does show Dipper something he recovered from between dimensions - an that can do anything depending on what it rolls. Don't let it taste human flesh! Greasy's Diner falls down from the crane Cut to on a stage in front of the town. Trying to contact the feds? At this rate, the end of the season could probably see him make a mistake that forever alters the course of the series. Explodes in muffins Stan Yes! Gallery Click to view this page's gallery. 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.
The Impossibeast could only be defeated with a perfect 38 die roll, and was banned in subsequent editions. Blubs: Fortresses can't speak, Durland. Mabel writing Dear , we've been in for a few months and so much has happened! Lazy Tuesday, you are delivering in a big way! What can you tease about future episodes? Review This episode was very funny, and probably even more so to fans of tabletop role-playing games. Rolls dice and the shield disappears Mabel I cast: Giggle Time Bouncy Boots! Where is the little squirt anyway? Now get it outta here. Later that day, Mabel is writing home to her parents when Dipper runs in with a new game, Dungeons, Dungeons, and More Dungeons, a fantasy game played with statistics and graph paper. Duck-tective's brother Throws a bedpan at Constable's head, knocking him out Wa wa-wa-wa-wa.