EPISODE VIII


 
Airdate
October 15, 2001

Storyboarded and Written by
Chris Mitchell and Carey Yost

Directed by
Randy Myers and Genndy Tartakovsky
Samurai Jack / Mad Jack
Aku
Monkar / Og
Fishman / Bartender / Patron #1

 
 Phil LaMarr
 Mako
 Tom Kenny
 Kevin Michael Richardson

After a grueling battle with several bounty hunters, Jack confronts his inner rage in the form of Mad Jack, an evil doppelganger created by Aku. Jack defeats Mad Jack by learning to controlling his anger.
 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Og the bounty hunter resembles Chewbacca from Star Wars

Jeremy's Review

A beautifully animated episode with a few purely symbolic and spiritual sequences. The recurring symbolic visual motif of a burning tree is particularly striking. A