"Price of Power"
TV episode of Tron: Uprising
Written by: Adam Nussdorf
Directed by: Charlie Bean
Original air date: July 12, 2012
Beck steals a new weapon from one of General Tesler's weapons
designers, but its use has menacing side-effects on the wielder.
Read the episode synopsis at the Tron Wiki
Characters appearing in this episode
Beck (aka the Renegade)
The character of Shaw is probably named for Cliff Shaw
(1922-1991), a member of the RAND Corporation who
co-authored the Logic Theorist (considered to be the first
artificial intelligence program), the IPL programming
language, and the linked list data structure used in modern
At 19:37 in the episode, a worker cleaning up the battle
wreckage in Abel's garage is riding a machine that is sort
of a forklift built onto a Segway!
Use of the new weapon designed by Shaw seems somewhat
analogous to using the dark side of the Force in the
Star Wars franchise; it brings out the aggressive,
angry, threatening nature of those who wield it.
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