Get Ready to Love Every Character in Steven Universe by the End of This Clip
And So It Begins
The Steven of Rebecca Sugar‘s Steven Universe is based on her own brother Steven, who, incidentally, is now an adult with a beard who works on backgrounds for the show. In that light, it’s easy to see the older members of the Crystal Gems as different incarnations of older sisterhood: the Kind Guardian, the Rough Playmate, and the Inscrutably Cool Older Sibling. That said, they are indisputably all awesome.