NOVEMBER 21, 2023
The story begins with the shocking revelation that in Season 7 Episode 5 of Rick and Morty, the long-hunted villain, Rick Prime, meets his demise, leaving fans in awe and anticipation.
Mixed reactions follow the introduction of new voice actors after the departure of Justin Roiland, but as the season progresses, opinions become more positive.
Episode 5 delivers a major canonical event, Rick Prime's death, promising significant consequences for the future of Rick and Morty.
Creator Dan Harmon assures fans that Rick Prime's demise doesn't mean the end, emphasizing the narrative opportunities created by Rick losing his sense of purpose.
Harmon explains that Rick's loss of purpose provides the writing team with rich material, exploring what happens when a character defined by revenge faces existential uncertainty.
Harmon reassures the audience that Rick and Morty's future is secure despite challenges, highlighting the looming threats of Evil Morty and the unexpected events in Season 7 Episode 6.