What makes Gravity Falls so fun to watch? Why do we like these characters so much? How do you create an adventure so compelling that we fear the characters may not survive? Gravity Falls’ creative director, writer and voice actor Michael Rianda joins us to discuss his contribution to some of the show's most memorable episodes. He'll discuss the mechanics of storytelling and the balance of character-driven adventures that give the show its depth, heart and excitement. See rare, behind-the-scenes material and learn about the creative process that helped breathe life into Dipper, Mabel and Grunkle Stan.