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Magnezonomon

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The Joker
« on: January 18, 2013, 09:42:17 pm »
Way back in season 5, there was a supervillain rat that looked just like the Joker from Batman. Seven years later in season 12, there's a new Joker parody that's a cat :o and barely even resembles him at all, besides the clown theme.

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Re: The Joker
« Reply #1 on: January 18, 2013, 10:06:07 pm »
They did the same with the landlord for the Westboro Apartments.

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Re: The Joker
« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2013, 10:29:07 pm »
Yes, I remember the rat Joker from "Double Dare," a season 5 episode. He was one of the villains in a "Dark Bunny" program. I believe they introduced the cat Joker on Bionic Bunny (season 12, "Do You Believe in Magic?") Wasn't the cat Joker also in an episode of "Dark Bunny"? Dark Bunny is supposed to be a spinoff of Bionic Bunny, right? So they can have the same villain on both shows?
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« Reply #3 on: January 20, 2013, 11:49:13 pm »
Yes, I remember the rat Joker from "Double Dare," a season 5 episode. He was one of the villains in a "Dark Bunny" program. I believe they introduced the cat Joker on Bionic Bunny (season 12, "Do You Believe in Magic?") Wasn't the cat Joker also in an episode of "Dark Bunny"? Dark Bunny is supposed to be a spinoff of Bionic Bunny, right? So they can have the same villain on both shows?
Since they're both parodies of DC Comics superheroes, it makes sense that they can "share" villains, in the way that the Justice League members often fights villains from each others' series.

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Re: The Joker
« Reply #4 on: January 22, 2013, 05:18:04 pm »
Bionic Bunny is a live action tv series styled on the old Superman live action tv series. You know the show with the star that commited suicide. Proof of that is that we've seen Wilbur Rabbit who is the actor in the Bionic Bunny show. Dark Bunny is a cartoon series and is a parody of Batman the Universal (or was it Warner Bros) movie and tv series. You can notice that DB has the extra thick line and a different graphic style that is not in the Arthur line style world. DB lives in a penhouse and has a secret weapon type of car and all that stuff to make him similar to batman.

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« Reply #5 on: February 03, 2013, 06:22:21 pm »
Bionic Bunny is a live action tv series styled on the old Superman live action tv series. You know the show with the star that commited suicide. Proof of that is that we've seen Wilbur Rabbit who is the actor in the Bionic Bunny show. Dark Bunny is a cartoon series and is a parody of Batman the Universal (or was it Warner Bros) movie and tv series. You can notice that DB has the extra thick line and a different graphic style that is not in the Arthur line style world. DB lives in a penhouse and has a secret weapon type of car and all that stuff to make him similar to batman.

So when the two met in "Happy Anniversary", either Dark Bunny was live action, Bionic Bunny was cartoon, or it was mixed-media?

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« Reply #6 on: February 04, 2013, 10:38:19 pm »
I just watched "Happy Anniversary." I never thought of that!
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« Reply #7 on: February 05, 2013, 11:09:06 am »
Bionic Bunny is a live action tv series styled on the old Superman live action tv series. You know the show with the star that commited suicide. Proof of that is that we've seen Wilbur Rabbit who is the actor in the Bionic Bunny show. Dark Bunny is a cartoon series and is a parody of Batman the Universal (or was it Warner Bros) movie and tv series. You can notice that DB has the extra thick line and a different graphic style that is not in the Arthur line style world. DB lives in a penhouse and has a secret weapon type of car and all that stuff to make him similar to batman.

So when the two met in "Happy Anniversary", either Dark Bunny was live action, Bionic Bunny was cartoon, or it was mixed-media?

Darn if we got to see that tv special "all would be revealed". There is also a cameo of Wilbur Rabbit walking down the street behind Arthur and Buster when they are in Elwood City in part one of that show. It was a gag added in the storyboard as a nod to  that whole unlikely mixing of BB and DB . :)

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Re: The Joker
« Reply #8 on: March 30, 2013, 02:46:59 pm »
Haha, that is cool, the resemblance of that one villain to the Joker! Since the villains aren't heavily emphasized, I'm not too surprised of the fact that some of the villains are duplicates of one another; after all, they're too insignificant in the series for anyone to remember. And, yes, the two series are spinoffs of each other; they must at least be made by the same company/group. So it definitely would be reasonable that the villain would appear in both series.

They did the same with the landlord for the Westboro Apartments.

What did he look like earlier? I forgot. I know there was Mr. Sanders, but what was the other one like?

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« Reply #9 on: April 02, 2013, 01:10:36 am »
Haha, that is cool, the resemblance of that one villain to the Joker! Since the villains aren't heavily emphasized, I'm not too surprised of the fact that some of the villains are duplicates of one another; after all, they're too insignificant in the series for anyone to remember. And, yes, the two series are spinoffs of each other; they must at least be made by the same company/group. So it definitely would be reasonable that the villain would appear in both series.

They did the same with the landlord for the Westboro Apartments.

What did he look like earlier? I forgot. I know there was Mr. Sanders, but what was the other one like?
We presume that Mr. Sanders was the dog guy in overalls in "Francine Goes to War" because he was the one who received Mrs. Pariso's complaint.

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Re: The Joker
« Reply #10 on: November 30, 2013, 03:18:35 am »
News! The second version (the cat) has been confirmed to have a name! The cat's name is Clown Face. :o (reference)

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« Reply #11 on: December 01, 2013, 02:10:22 pm »
News! The second version (the cat) has been confirmed to have a name! The cat's name is Clown Face. :o (reference)
I wonder if they ever intentionally made the name up for Clown Face, or if they just named him that internally. Sometimes I wonder if the Facebook page just makes up some of this information in these comments.

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« Reply #12 on: December 02, 2013, 09:35:38 pm »
Sometimes I wonder if the Facebook page just makes up some of this information in these comments.
They at least were right about Maria's name. They confirmed it in December 2012, 8 months before the October 2013 NYCC panel confirmed it.

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Re: The Joker
« Reply #13 on: December 11, 2013, 11:17:39 pm »
Rat-Joker looks cool! He should so be featured in an episode someday. Or at least shown again.