This week we watched the short-lived Disney cartoon Tron Uprising, set between the events of the original Tron movie and Tron: Legacy. A totalitarian regime is cracking down on The Grid, and a young mechanic named Beck wants to stand up for his fellow programs. The legendary hero Tron has been in hiding, but he reaches out to Beck and offers him the training he needs to be the city’s new hero. Beck struggles with Tron’s secrecy and his own double-life working at the lightbike garage and trying to help citizens as the controversial vigilante they dub “The Renegade.”
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