The latest episode has shown a lot about Jiren’s past. We learned how Jiren’s family was massacred by an evil-doer, and how his teacher sacrificed himself. We also learn how Jiren’s ultimate belief that strength is everything, which led him to never trust his teammates. We learned that the pride trooper’s wish had something to do with the past. Jiren is now an equal to universe eleven’s God, which had stripped him of his humanity.

The episode not only tells the last story of Android seventeen. Reddit user BrettRys pointed out how the latest episode was deeper than it’s face value. There’s a subtle storytelling about Android seventeen’s past that highlighted, how he is so much stronger than Jiren. At least, in the aspect of raw strength.

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