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The Steven Universe Podcast

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Join host and superfan McKenzie Atwood every week for an all-access tour inside Steven Universe! Meet the cast, crew and characters themselves as McKenzie goes one-on-one in exclusive interviews with the creative team who inhabit Steven Universe.

Join host and superfan McKenzie Atwood every week for an all-access tour inside Steven Universe! Meet the cast, crew and characters themselves as McKenzie goes one-on-one in exclusive interviews with the creative team who inhabit Steven Universe.
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United States

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Join host and superfan McKenzie Atwood every week for an all-access tour inside Steven Universe! Meet the cast, crew and characters themselves as McKenzie goes one-on-one in exclusive interviews with the creative team who inhabit Steven Universe.

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English


Episodes

Pearl - Deedee Magno Hall, Michaela Dietz, Rebecca Sugar, Ian Jones-Quartey, Joe Johnston & Jeff Liu (Vol.2/Ep.4)

2/15/2018
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Pearl is the focus of The Steven Universe Podcast, and Deedee Magno Hall, who voices her, shares thoughts on her "Pearl-fectness," and her relationship with Rose and Amethyst. Michaela Dietz (the voice of Amethyst) also joins to weigh in on that Pearl-Amethyst dynamic, and Pearl's maternal instinct. Then, Supervising Director Joe Johnston and Jeff Liu stop by to discuss the very Pearl-centric (and Emmy-nominated) "Mr. Greg" episode! And creator Rebecca Sugar and former Executive Producer...

Duration:00:56:17

Peridot - Rebecca Sugar, Ian Jones-Quartey, Shelby Rabara, Amber Cragg (Vol.2/Ep.3)

2/8/2018
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Why does Peridot call everyone a "clod?" Find out on this episode of the Steven Universe Podcast as creator Rebecca Sugar and former Executive Producer Ian Jones-Quartey return to discuss Peridot! Discover what inspired her design and personality traits, and how Rebecca's real life experiences shaped Peridot's development and storyline. Plus, Shelby Rabara, the voice of Peridot, and storyboard artist Amber Cragg join to share their favorite Peridot moments and episodes, and speculate on...

Duration:00:41:27

Amethyst - Rebecca Sugar, Ian Jones-Quartey, Michaela Dietz, Deedee Magno Hall (Vol.2/Ep.2)

2/1/2018
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The Steven Universe Podcast is celebrating Amethyst... with creator Rebecca Sugar, former Executive Producer Ian Jones-Quartey, Michaela Dietz (who voices Amethyst), and Deedee Magno Hall (who voices Pearl). Discover what inspired Amethyst's weapon and shapeshifting abilities, some of the original design ideas for her character, why she's the one who's changed the most over the course of the series, and what Amethyst represents about Rebecca Sugar's real-life relationship with her brother,...

Duration:00:42:35

Steven Universe - Rebecca Sugar, Ian Jones-Quartey, Zach Callison, Grace Rolek (Vol.2/Ep.1)

1/25/2018
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Rebecca Sugar and Ian Jones-Quartey join the "Steven Universe Podcast" to kick off Volume 2, which is dedicated to the people and places that make up the "Steven Universe" World! And starting things off, an in-depth look at the star of the animated series, Steven Universe. Rebecca and Ian reveal Steven's early incarnation, how his personality developed, and the big milestones they had planned for him since the series' inception. Plus, Zach Callison, who voices Steven, and Grace Rolek, who...

Duration:00:29:52

MiniRecaps: Jungle Moon (ep. 8)

1/9/2018
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Steven Universe creator Rebecca Sugar and former Executive Producer Ian Jones-Quartey talk about the only Steven Universe episode not to feature Steven Universe! Discover the importance of the dream sequence, how the whole episode evolved from an image of Stevonnie backpacking through a jungle, and the many parallels to "It Could've Been Great."

Duration:00:06:41

MiniRecaps: Lars Of The Stars (ep. 7)

1/9/2018
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Steven Universe creator Rebecca Sugar and former Executive Producer Ian Jones-Quartey explain the origin of "Lars Of The Stars," why Emerald had to be special, and they reveal what was initially going to happen to Lars on Earth!

Duration:00:04:55

MiniRecaps: Kevin Party (ep. 6)

1/2/2018
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Steven Universe writers Ben Levin and Matt Burnett share the inside scoop on Kevin, Lion, and Clarence! They also provide some background info on the Blackberry, and how they both ended up in the episode!

Duration:00:06:29

MiniRecaps: Sadie Killer (ep. 5)

1/2/2018
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Storyboard artist Lamar Abrams talks about the character bonding and "slice of life" moments he wove into "Sadie Killer!" He also reveals what it's like writing dialogue for "Buck," the character he voices, and what inspired the music jam session that Steven enjoys with his friends.

Duration:00:06:22

MiniRecaps: Back To The Kindergarten (ep. 4)

12/26/2017
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Writer Ben Levin takes us behind-the-scenes for a quick look at the making of "Back To The Kindergarten." He sheds some light on the origins of the flower monster, Peridot hitting rock bottom, and what's going on with Connie and Steven!

Duration:00:07:39

MiniRecaps: Gemcation (ep. 3)

12/26/2017
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Steven Universe writer Ben Levin is talking about "Gemcation!" Find out where the Beach House was originally going to be, what made Greg the driving force in this particular episode, and why the bit with Garnet is Ben's favorite scene.

Duration:00:07:18

MiniRecaps: Raising The Barn (ep. 2)

12/19/2017
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Storyboard Supervisor Hilary Florido and Storyboard Artist Amber Cragg talk about balancing humor and soul-crushing sadness in "Raising The Barn," the conflict between Lapis and Peridot, and the dialogue that was cut at the last minute.

Duration:00:07:09

MiniRecaps: Dewey Wins (ep. 1)

12/19/2017
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Storyboard artist Lamar Abrams wove a bit of his family into the "Dewey Wins" episode, along with some Ocean Park jokes. You'll also discover who inspired Nanefua, and why she's Lamar's favorite character to write for.

Duration:00:05:50

Steven Selects: Off Colors (ep. 8)

12/14/2017
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"Off Colors" is the Steven Universe episode that introduced fan-favorite Padparadscha, provided a more detailed look at Homeworld, and focused on Steven and Lars' relationship! And those are just a few of the things that writers Ben Levin and Matt Burnett discuss in this episode of the pod! Steven Universe Creator Rebecca Sugar also returns to answer some fan Q&A including a question about Lars' character development and initial ideas! Plus, former Steven Universe Executive Producer, Ian...

Duration:00:31:14

Steven Selects: I Am My Mom (ep. 7)

12/7/2017
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"I Am My Mom" is the focus of discussion with Steven Universe writers Ben Levin and Matt Burnett. Discover how they worked in the callback to "Marble Madness," what inspired Aquamarine and Topaz, where the hostage scenario idea originated, and who would win in a fight between Lapis and Aquamarine. Plus, Storyboard Supervisor Hilary Florido returns with some college advice, movie tips, and the reason why "Beach City Drift" was the hardest episode she ever boarded.

Duration:00:23:12

Steven Selects: Steven's Dream (ep. 6)

11/30/2017
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Blue Diamond was introduced in "Steven's Dream," and promptly kidnapped Greg! It was a huge storyline that involved big collaboration among the crewniverse! Writers Matt Burnett and Ben Levin remember details from the planning stages, what was changed during the boarding process, and why this episode is home to one of the most meta jokes of the entire series!

Duration:00:17:23

Steven Selects: Last One Out Of Beach City (ep. 5)

11/23/2017
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"Last One Out of Beach City" is all about Pearl's own self-discovery and awareness, and features a great guest shot from musician Mike Krol, a very cool car chase with Pearl behind-the-wheel, and a tip of the hat to everyone's favorite teen movies! That's why Steven Universe writers Ben Levin and Matt Burnett return to the pod to not only explain how all of these magical ideas originated, but to also offer insight into how they made them work together! Plus, Ben and Matt field more of your...

Duration:00:20:13

Steven Selects: Monster Reunion (ep. 4)

11/16/2017
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"Monster Reunion" is the topic of discussion with Steven Universe writers Ben Levin and Matt Burnett! Discover how the episode was originally supposed to start and why that idea was scrapped in favor of "MC Bear Bear," why they decided to bring both Centipeetle and Steven's healing powers back in this episode, and what inspired their clever use of flashback to tell Centipeetle's Gem story. Plus, Storyboard Supervisor Hilary Florido joins to answer fan questions including how she approaches...

Duration:00:18:47

Steven Selects: Mirror Gem-Ocean Gem (ep. 3)

11/9/2017
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Steven Universe writers Matt Burnett and Ben Levin talk about the two-parter, "Mirror Gem / Ocean Gem." Discover what changed about the episode from origination to completion, the injury that Greg was supposed to sustain, the Gems big fight scene, the development of Lapis' personality, and the many callbacks to previous episodes that were worked into this two-parter. Plus, Matt and Ben answer fan questions including music that inspires their writing, why the show doesn't feature many pop...

Duration:00:21:30

Steven Selects: Storm In The Room (ep. 2)

11/2/2017
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Writers Ben Levin and Matt Burnett have plenty of inside info on the making of "Storm In The Room." Find out which memorable scene was a must-include in the episode, what dialogue was most fun to write, how they balance the funny and the emotional arcs in the story, and why it was so important for Steven to finally meet his mother. Plus, storyboard artists Jeff Liu and Joe Johnston answer more fan questions including how they write for Stevonnie, which jokes they've had to cut from...

Duration:00:21:49

Steven Selects: Jailbreak (ep.1)

10/26/2017
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Steven Universe writers Ben Levin and Matt Burnett give an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at this fan favorite, and pivotal episode that revealed Garnet is a fusion! They share what went into the writing to capture the emotion of the moment, what had to be cut at the last minute to make the story work, which came first - the Garnet fusion reveal or the Peridot arc, and what they thought about the fan reaction when the episode finally aired. Plus, storyboard artists Jeff Liu and Joe...

Duration:00:22:20

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