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Review SM047: Glazio and Silvady! The Mask of Punishment!!

A soldier of kindness
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The episode was okay to me. It was nothing bad about it, but nothing great. I thought there were great developments, but its a plot setup episode more than anything.

I liked it enough to be excited for the next episode.
 
My Little Ponyta
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This one kind of fell flat for me. Other than the revelation of Lillie's trauma, the whole episode was pretty stale.

Lycanroc geniunely irritated me. I hate it because I LOVED Rockruff. Like completely adored it. Ever since they started the evolution journey into the actual evolution, it's become unbearable. I think the entire concept of it going on an uncontrollable rampage because its mane got dirty is so ridiculous. I mean, I don't even really like battles, but the fact we had one interrupted for Lycanroc to throw a tantrum was so dumb and a total waste of airtime. I really hope they tone that down, it was insanely annoying.

Silvally is pretty terrifying. I think that's cool. The sounds it makes really compounded that. Gladion also continues to be an interesting character. I find him to be pretty dynamic and I'm excited to see his involvement in this arc.

This was a rare misstep on SM's part in my opinion. I've really enjoyed most of the episodes so far and this is probably the first one I can say I genuinely didn't like. I also really felt the classmates' absence here. They really do seem to liven things up.
 
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