SpongeBob SquarePants "Dunces and Dragons" talkback

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How many knightly quests does this get you going on?

  1. 10 Knightly Quests

    4 vote(s)
    16.7%
  2. 9 Knightly Quests

    3 vote(s)
    12.5%
  3. 8 Knightly Quests

    2 vote(s)
    8.3%
  4. 7 Knightly Quests

    5 vote(s)
    20.8%
  5. 6 Knightly Quests

    2 vote(s)
    8.3%
  6. 5 Knightly Quests

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  7. 4 Knightly Quests

    1 vote(s)
    4.2%
  8. 3 Knightly Quests

    1 vote(s)
    4.2%
  9. 2 Knightly Quests

    1 vote(s)
    4.2%
  10. 1 Knightly Quest

    5 vote(s)
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  1. Aquadementia

    Aquadementia That's a lot of Mulaney!
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    [size=+1]SpongeBob SquarePants[/size]

    Who lives in a pineapple under the sea?
    Spongebob Squarepants!
    Absorbent and yellow and porous is he!
    Spongebob Squarepants!
    If nautical nonsense be something you wish,
    Spongebob Squarepants!
    Then drop on the deck and flub like a fish!

    Episode #066 Dunces and Dragons

    Air Times(Eastern/Pacific)
    Premiere ....... February 20 8:00 PM
    Repeat ......... February 22 5:00 PM
    Repeat ......... February 24 7:00 PM
    Repeat ......... February 25 9:00 AM

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    Episode Summary

    Dunces and Dragons


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    Cast
    Created under the sea by Stephen Hillenburg

    Tom Kenny ................ SpongeBob
    Bill Fagerbakke .......... Patric Star
    Rodger Bumpass ....... Squidward
    Clancy Brown ............ Mr. Krabs
    Carolyn Lawrence ..... Sandy Cheeks
    Mr. Lawrence ............ Sheldon J. Plankton
    Lori Alan .................. Pearl Krabs

    [LINE]3[/LINE]

    Notes:
    D&D is part of a 5 hour SpongeBob marathon
     
  2. Ultra Mike

    Ultra Mike 1000 Posts = Woot Or Something

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    The "big jellyfish that is hanging over them" dosen't materalize in the end. Although the journey does happen as we see Squllie is being squished under Patrick after the two return back.

    I think everyone here knew that there was no way this special would live up to the hype that Nickelodeon was giving it, but I thought it was alright. I mean in a "I'm not laughing all the time" sort of a way but a "it's decently entertaining and I'm not that bored" sort of way. Best parts were Spongebob's and Patrick's follies on the wild seahorses, King Krabs being annoyed by Squille, Pat and SB's preformence, our heroes kicking themselves out, Spongeboble's battle with Sandy the Black Knight, SB using the net to capture the dragon jellyfish (for a brief second) and the ending. But I wouldn't really recommend this episode to anyone whose expecting a 22 hilarious action packed journey. I just recommend it to someone who wants to see a Spongebob special better then "Ugh" or the Lost Episode.
     
  3. Mad Mod 49

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    Now this special was a good one. I liked most of it and it was definately much more entertaining by "The Lost Episode" or "Ugh!".
     
  4. jarjar23

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    I think SpongeBob lost his humor in season 4. That's all I gotta say.
     
  5. Daffy Dork

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    Overhyped? Yes.

    But was it worth it? Not really...

    But was the content good? Absolutely.

    This was an overall solid episode with lots of great laughs and really fun the whole way through.

    Patrick had so many great lines in this special. He seemed to be the funniest this time around. He practically stole the show.

    Squidwards singing was very good, and thankfully didn't get annoying because it was done in small spurts. I especially loved the song he sang to Mr.Krabs.

    The episode was a little more action packed than I expected. I understand that it was the middle ages, and a double length show, but the whole "quest" was a bit out there for Spongebob.

    The most disturbing part was that annoying punch out
    done to death ending. I could see it coming a mile away.

    Final Verdict: Very Good. Better than most of the Spongebob specials. 8/10
     
  6. DarthGonzo

    DarthGonzo Fourteen Years!

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    What the heck was the deal with only airing half of "The Sponge Who Could Fly" during the marathon before the new episode?
     
  7. judyindisguise

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    I just finished watching this on tape, and I loved it. Well-written and excellent animation (for TV), good use of medieval theme, especially the "thee" and "thou"-laden dialogue. Spongey was at his sweet clueless best, Patrick was a riot and had all the best lines, Squidward rocked as the king's Fool, and Sandy was a most excellent Dark Knight. Very very enjoyable, best SB yet IMO. I look forward to the next SB "special", but hopefully it won't be mired within that idiotic Slimetime program. Ecch. I hate that show.
     
  8. Aquadementia

    Aquadementia That's a lot of Mulaney!
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    The art was nice, but it needed more craziness.

    Plankton was really good as an evil wizard, too bad he didn't have a bigger part.

    Otherwise it was an okay little romp.
    My favorite parts were SpongeBob moving around in that armor and when his legs and arms got mixed-up.

    Then there were a few dark moments that I was really glad to see in a modern cartoon.
    They could have ended it on pretty much any punchline, but the ending was as much a given as their going back in time in the first place.
    I thought it was fine.
     
  9. Batman91

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    I remember asking my father "why'd they do that?"I think they just may have ran out of time,but choosing "The Sponge Who Could Fly" and knowing they wouldn't have time for it was a pretty cruddy decision.

    Anyways on to the episoide.I really liked this episode,I thought the characters were well placed in the medevil times,I especially liked Mr. Krabs as the king.There was pretty good laughs in this ep also.I think this is one of my favorite Spongebob speacials
     
  10. DarthGonzo

    DarthGonzo Fourteen Years!

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    Umm small nit but why wasnt Sandy wearing her helmet?
     
  11. Batman91

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    Perhaps the her helmet interfeared with the medevil helmet design.
     
  12. Fan of Sponge

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    The episode was worth watching. All the major characters in persent day Bikini Bottom fit well into the medieval setting with Spongebob and Patrick going back into time getting hurt in an accident at a Medieval Times place of sorts. Once again like many episodes this season, Plankton was the evil antagonist. Still the episode wasn't over the top like many of the other probably because of the few antics Spongebob did since it was mostly an advanture. I give the episode a six out of ten.
     
  13. Bubblegum Girl

    Bubblegum Girl Magic User Wannabe

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    I was only looking fowrward of seeing Plankton as an evil warlock. I was puzzled how Medeival Sandy was able to breath underwater with any helmet.(Maybe it was magic I dunno)
     
  14. Shift

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    THANK YOU!!!!!!! Finally, someone who gets it!!!
     

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