It being October means reviewing something that fits in well with the Halloween season. What better show to capitalize on that than this particular episode of The Stain that features a short homage to the old school El Santo vs. movies, directed by Guillermo Del Toro himself.
Medium: Animation Title: Steven Universe Bio: Tag team partner of Purple Puma. Tiger is a wealthy wrestler who made his fortune off the coconut mines in Jungle Island. Can also turn into a “cheetah” if need be. Signature Move: Underhanded tactics and remorse.
Medium: Animation Title: Steven Universe Bio: Dashing Danny Doober and Handsome Hank Hackleschmidt stomped their way through the tag team tournament and into the fans’ hearts. Signature Move: Helping Tiger Millionaire and Purple Puma actually win the tag team titles from them in the name of wrestling.
Medium: Animation Title: El Chavo Animado Bio: Disillusioned with the current state of lucha libre, and the fact that he doesn’t want to end up a broken and withered old luchador, El Justiciero decides to retire. But then he returns to the ring five minutes later to retain his stronghold on the Lucha Libre Championship. Signature Move: Retiring then returning to the ring, like most retired wrestlers.