- Oct 26, 2017
and that’s part of what makes him a 3 dimensional character.It's a hard situation all around, because what they have done is virtually unthinkable and they're directly or indirectly responsible for the deaths of over 250,000 people.
But then you look at meek, low-profile Bert and can scarcely imagine how he's the giant monster from the beginning of the series which knocked down the walls and traumatized thousands of people forever.
You know what he’s done but you look at him and you still can’t believe it.
That’s part of what made the reveal so amazing. You’re hearing it but you’re still not believing it. Some people even thought it was a mistake in the translation at first. Mostly everyone replayed that scene right after hearing it.
How could always worried looking Bert be responsible for something so devastating?