EPISODE XLIX


 
Airdate
September 25, 2004

Storyboarded and Written by
Bryan Andrews and Mark Andrews

Directed by
Randy Myers and Genndy Tartakovsky
Samurai Jack
Aku
Scientist
Spring
 
 Phil LaMarr
 Mako
 Dee Bradley Baker
 Grey Delisle

Summer... Jack literally battles the heat in a sweltering desert.
Fall... A demented chemist brews a deadly concoction and pours it into a well in an attempt to poison Jack.
Winter... Mountain-dwelling warriors forge a mighty sword and select their strongest fighter to wield the blade against Jack.
Spring... Jack encounters a deceptive spirit in a maze of thorns offering him a place to rest.
 


 

 

 

 

 

 
The title Seasons of Death appears on screen before the episode begins

Subtitles Summer..., Fall..., Winter... and Spring... appear before each of the four segments
 

Jeremy's Review

Nominated for Outstanding Animated Program at the 2005 Emmy Awards, this episode breaks series convention by featuring four different vignettes based on the four seasons of the year. The animation is superb with each short showcasing each season incredibly well. It's essentially a condensed sampler of everything the series has to offer. A