Steven Universe is a live and beloved animated series by Rebecca Sugar that airs on Cartoon Network. The show revolves around the adventures of Steven Universe, a fun-loving half-human, half-gem boy who lives in Beach City, an idyllic seaside town with crystal gems: pearl, garnet and amethyst. These supernatural beings are aliens from Planet Gem, each with distinct powers, personalities, and complex histories.
The dual nature of Stevens' existence, both as a human and as a gem, propels the plot forward as he navigates life, friendship, and awakening powers. The series is known for its complex themes of identity, love, loss and the value of independence, exploring humor, catchy musical numbers and action-packed sequences. With its captivating stories, Steven Universe creates a unique and engaging universe, breaks stereotypes and has a profound impact on its audience.