The Tick, that big, blue, "nigh-invulnerable" but none-too-bright cartoon defender of truth and justice, gets his start as defender of The City in these hilarious, goofy, and very sharp episodes from the show's classic first season. He joins up with his loyal sidekick, Arthur, an accountant in a moth suit, and together they battle evil in all its guises, exchanging loopy, brilliant dialogue and meeting up with characters like American Maid, Die Fledermaus, and the Caped Chameleon along the way.
Another hilarious show that I tried very hard to never miss. There were so many insane episodes, crazy characters, and the wackiness never stopped. The most memorable character besides the Tick had to be the parody on the Punisher. I almost died when I saw that.
Pros: appeal for all ages, great characters, wonderful parodies, good animation with a focus on perspective Cons: one missing episode, and only three glorious seasons! The Bottom Line: Playful chaos at it's best Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie's plot. The City... it never rests. It never forgets, and never, under any circumstances... attempts to explain itself. She's full of mystery, our City... … more