TV episode of Tron: Uprising
Written by: Bill Wolkoff
Directed by: Charlie Bean
Original air date: June 28, 2012
Beck's identity disk is stolen and he begins to suffer glitches
that will eventually lead to permanent memory loss.
Read the episode synopsis at the Tron Wiki
Characters appearing in this episode
Beck (aka the Renegade)
Clu (mentioned only)
Cyrus (implied mention)
This episode introduces the city of Purgos, next to Argon
City. Purgos is known as a criminal haven.
When Beck's identity disk is stolen from him, he begins to
lose his memory and suffer from glitches. Without an
identity disk, a program is considered a "stray".
Tron has to explain to Beck that he'll lose his memories if
he doesn't get his identity disk back. It seems unlikely
that Beck would not already know this. It must be a fact of
life on the grid. The explanation is really there for the
The pawn-shop-owner/gang-leader called Kobol probably
derives his name from the COBOL programming language.
The siren called Lux probably derives her name from the SI
(International System of units) unit of measurement of
At 12:10 in the episode, notice that Mara is holding a
light-umbrella to shield herself from the rain.
Tron tells Beck that he was afraid to become Beck's friend
because he once let friendship cloud his judgment about
someone and he paid a terrible price. Beck guesses that he
is referring to Clu, but later episodes imply it was Cyrus,
the first program Tron chose to be the Renegade.
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I'm not a killer.wav
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