Follow TV Tropes


Recap / Star vs. the Forces of Evil S4 E22 "A Boy and His DC-700XE"

Go To

Marco and Tom go on a dragon-cycling adventure.


  • A Boy and His X: It's in the title of the episode. Tom spending time with his new dragon cycle.
  • Alien Lunch: At the tavern Talon drinks a mug of earthworms. Quirky Guy has a mug of eyeballs in slime.
  • Amicable Exes: Marco claims that his breakup from being "Breakup Buddies" with Kelly was amicable. However, she is upset about it.
  • A Day in the Limelight: This episode focuses mainly on Tom, and is the first and only episode where he appears while Star doesn't.
  • Advertisement:
  • Gilligan Cut: Marco talks about how his breakup with Kelly was amicable. Cut to Kelly lamenting about her "Breakup Buddy" Marco breaking up with her.
  • Mark of Shame: The Devil’s Mark, given to those who do badly enough on the jump.
  • More Teeth than the Osmond Family: Unlike Nachos, Hampton has rows of teeth.
  • Offscreen Breakup: It's revealed that some time after "Cornball!" Marco and Kelly stopped being "Breakup buddies." Marco claims it was amicable but Kelly doesn't feel the same way.
  • Remembered I Could Fly: After setting his dragon-cycle free, Tom does the Devil’s Mark Jump by using his hand energy blasts to fly.
    Marco: Oh, yeah. He can fly!
  • Sapient Steed: It comes as a complete surprise to Tom that his dragon-cycle is a living creature.


How well does it match the trope?

Example of:


Media sources: