Original Series

After returning to their beloved home, the Warner Bros. Water Tower, siblings, Yakko and Wakko, and sister Dot waste no time in causing chaos and comic confusion as they run loose through the studio and beyond, turning the world into their personal playground. Joining the siblings are fan-favorite characters Pinky and the Brain will also return to continue their quest for world domination in each of the 13 episodes.

Animaniacs Episode List

Season 5

EpisodeDateTitleDescription
235/25/1998The Animaniacs SuiteA clip show segment of “the first 99 episodes” of Animaniacs intended to fill out the remaining time in the show’s final episode, set to an orchestral arrangement of the show theme and various character themes.
225/25/1998The Scoring SessionStanding in for Richard Stone who is out for the day, Neivel Nosenest is driven completely crazy by the Warners for the scoring of a cartoon. (featuring nearly the entire cast as the studio orchestra).
215/25/1998Birds On A WireThe Goodfeathers look out and comment on a sunrise.
2011/1/1997Punchline – The Chicken or the Egg?Another eternal question is addressed: “Which came first: the chicken or the egg?”
194/25/1998Katie KaBoom: Prom NightKatie Ka-Boom has been invited to the prom, but gets angry while arguing with her parents over her curfew and what to buy.
1811/1/1997Punchline – Why did the Chicken Cross the Road?Chicken Boo and several other characters address the eternal question: “Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road?”
1712/20/1997The Christmas TreeAfter Slappy’s tree is cut down and taken to New York City for use as the Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center, she drives everyone crazy trying to get back to sleep.
162/21/1998The CarpoolThe Warners join in a carpool where they drive the rest of the passengers crazy.
152/21/1998The Sunshine SquirrelsSlappy and her old partner Suzi Squirrel (voiced by Phyllis Diller) reunite to perform a old sketch on a TV show.
141/3/1998Hooray For North Hollywood (2)Plotz loses his job after the Warners’ movie becomes a box office smash, but they realize that they miss having him yell at them and conspire to bring him back.
131/3/1998Hooray For North Hollywood (1)The Warners write a movie script only to have Mr. Plotz reject it, so they decide to crash a star-studded gala in hopes of making a deal with another studio.
1211/1/1997The Brain’s ApprenticeA parody on The Sorcerer’s Apprentice from Fantasia. The Brain builds robots, and almost succeeds in dominating the world, but Pinky gets in the way.
115/9/1998Magic TimeThe Warners cause chaos when the famous magicians Schnitzel and Floyd (parodies of Siegfried & Roy) invite them onstage as volunteers in their act.
1010/11/1997Boo WonderChicken Boo assumes the role of the Caped Crusader’s (guest voice: Adam West) sidekick Robin in order to stop the evil Punchline.
910/11/1997Here Comes AttilaThe Warners sing a song about Attila the Hun.
810/11/1997AcquaintancesThe Warners come to the United States as immigrants, and invade the home of the Friends cast.
710/11/1997Cute First (Ask Questions Later)Snow White’s magic mirror tells her that she is no longer the cutest one of all, so she decides to settle the score with Dot, who has taken her place as the cutest.
69/13/1997Bully For SkippySkippy is forced to deal with the school bully, Duke, while Slappy faces an advocate against cartoon violence.
59/13/1997Dot – The Macadamia NutA parody of the “Macarena” music video with a song sung by and about Dot, a.k.a. “Macadamia”.
49/13/1997ItWakko is being chased by something terrifying behind the camera (Dot, who is playing tag with him).
39/8/1997Bones In The BodyThe Warners sing about all the bones in the body, using Mr. Skullhead to demonstrate.
29/8/1997Back In StyleAfter the closing of Termite Terrace in 1962, Plotz loans the Warners out to other cartoon studios in order to help Warner Bros. stay profitable.
19/8/1997Message In A BottleThe Warners are lost in sea and found a message in a bottle floating on the surface.

Season 4

EpisodeDateTitleDescription
2211/16/1996Ralph’s WeddingRalph the Guard unexpectedly gets married to Chicken Boo.
2111/16/1996Mindy In WonderlandButtons tries to protect Mindy in an Alice in Wonderland-like world while chasing a bunny.
2011/16/1996Pitter Patter of Little FeetThe Hip-Hippos are delivered in a new baby in the form of The Brain.
1911/2/1996The Boo NetworkChicken Boo disguises himself and creates a TV schedule that everybody likes the most, yet all the shows are chicken-themed.
1811/2/1996No Time For LoveA cuckoo clock bird falls for a real female bird and tries to win her love on the hour, though he keeps retracting into his clock.
1711/2/1996Ten Short Films About Wakko WarnerTen short films with Wakko being his zany self.
1610/19/1996Pinky And The RalphA sneak peek of a fictional spin-off starring Pinky and Ralph the Guard.
1510/19/1996Amazing GladiatorsThe Hip Hippos compete on a parody of American Gladiators.
1410/19/1996Papers For PappaThe Warners chase Ernest Hemingway around the world when he refuses to sign for his office supply delivery.
139/28/1996When You’re Traveling from NantucketYakko explains in song about the different time zones.
129/28/1996Anchors A-WarnersDr. Scratchansniff goes on a cruise. Unfortunately for him, the Warners tag along with him.
119/28/1996From Burbank with LoveThe Warners are partnered with Municipal Bond, Agent 0007 on a mission to stop the evil Blowfinger.
109/21/1996Soda JerkAfter Wakko gets the hiccups from drinking a milkshake in a single gulp, Yakko and Dot attempt to cure him.
99/21/1996Night of The Living ButtonsMindy chases a frog through a graveyard, while Buttons tries to keep waking zombies at bay.
89/21/1996A Very Very Very Very Special ShowIn a blatant attempt to win a humanitarian animation award, the Warners make an extremely politically correct cartoon.
79/14/1996Mighty Wakko At The BatYakko narrates a parody of the poem Casey at the Bat, with the Animaniacs crew as the Mudville Nine and Wakko as Casey.
69/14/1996Boids On The HoodThe Goodfeathers take revenge on Mr. Plotz to the music of Ride of the Valkyries.
59/14/1996JokahontasParody of Disney animated films concentrating on Pocahontas, with Dot as the eponymous Native princess.
49/7/1996NoelThe Warners sing Noel in some very strange ways.
39/7/1996Boo HappensChicken Boo re-enacts Forrest Gump.
29/7/1996Cutie And The BeastParody of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast with Dot as the heroine, taken in by a beast played by the Tasmanian Devil. The fourth wall was broken almost constantly in this episode and also got away with using censor bleeps.
19/7/1996One Flew Over The Cuckoo ClockAfter being made to believe that his aunt Slappy is going insane after watching too many tabloid talk shows, Skippy places her in a retirement home for cartoon characters. A parody of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.

Season 3

EpisodeDateTitleDescription
462/24/1996The Big Wrap Party TonightThe Warners sing about their big third-season wrap party at the water tower.
452/24/1996The Return of the Great WakkorottiWakko, suffering from laryngitis and unable to belch, uses fart sounds from his hands to perform the “Chinese Dance” from Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite.
442/24/1996The Ballad of MagellanThe Warners sing a song about Ferdinand Magellan to the tune of “Git Along, Little Dogies”.
432/24/1996Hello NurseWakko sings a song about his favorite girl (Hello Nurse, of course).
422/24/1996Panama CanalYakko sings a song on the Latin American waterway to the tune of “Low Bridge”.
412/24/1996Wakko’s 2-Note SongWakko proves to Schratchnsniff that his song made of two notes is actual music.
402/3/1996Valuable LessonThe Warners are visited by network censors after harassing Attila the Hun, their cartoons being too violent.
392/3/1996Our Final Space Cartoon, We PromiseThe Warners wake up from suspended animation in a spaceship in a parody of 2001: A Space Odyssey. When AL5000, the computer of the ship, orders them to return to their sleeping pods, the Warners refuse to and things get out of hand.
382/3/1996Belly Button BluesKatie Ka-Boom gets furious when her parents will not let her wear clothes that are “in-style” at her school, since they make her belly button visible.
372/3/1996Soccer Coach SlappySlappy is the coach of Skippy’s soccer team. Skippy keeps getting hit in the face by the ball, causing him to cry and Slappy deciding to put him out of the game. But at the final game, the last ball that hits Skippy’s face gives the team the win.
362/3/1996Gunga DotIn a parody of Rudyard Kipling’s poem Gunga Din, Dot is the only one with water in a village and everyone wants it, because it is hot out.
352/3/1996The Girl with the Googily GoopA showing of the Warners’ appearance in a Googi Goop cartoon, “Little Red Riding Goop”.
342/3/1996Dot’s EntertainmentDot is hired to take up an act in a famous musical. When the director, Andy Lloud Webby, becomes annoying, she and her brothers decide to ruin it.
331/27/1996The 12 Days of Christmas SongThe little bird from “Wild Blue Yonder” (accompanied by the Animaniacs orchestra) sings The Twelve Days of Christmas, with all of the gifts being turtledoves.
321/27/1996Oh! Say Can You See?The Flame is present and watches along as Francis Scott Key writes The Star-Spangled Banner during the War of 1812.
311/27/1996The PartyThe Warners invite several people to their water tower in expectation of a surprise guest, who Thaddeus Plotz believes to be Steven Spielberg, but is really a different “Steven”.
301/27/1996My Mother The SquirrelThe little bird from Wild Blue Yonder returns and is adopted by Slappy.
2911/18/1995Yabba Dabba BooChicken Boo attends a table read for the movie The Flintstones.
2811/18/1995The Sound of WarnersIn a musical parody of The Sound of Music, Mr. Plotz hires Prunella Flundergust (a parody of Maria von Trappe), a nanny who unknowingly gives the Warners a hard time with her singing and motherly personality. Since they can’t do anything to her, they get Slappy Squirrel to take care of her.
2711/11/1995The Flame Returns, by Henry Wadsworth LongfellowThe Flame is present as Henry Wadsworth Longfellow writes his famous poem called “Paul Revere’s Ride”
2611/11/1995Don’t Tread on UsPinky and the Brain plot to replace the Declaration of Independence with Brain’s Declaration of Obedience, which will make him emperor of the world.
2511/11/1995The Presidents SongTo the William Tell Overture, the Warners sing about all presidents from George Washington to Bill Clinton.
2411/4/1995Multiplication SongYakko sings a song about multiplying 47 by 83.
2311/4/1995Go FishWakko gets in a fight with himself over a game of Go Fish.
2211/4/1995Star TruckThe Warners are beamed onto their favorite old sci-fi show, Star Truck, where they cause chaos to the crew and introduce engineer Squatty to donuts.
2111/4/1995This Pun For HireIn a parody of The Maltese Falcon and film-noir, the Warners (as detectives) search and protect a mysterious statue from several suspicious characters (Minerva, Hello Nurse, Dr. Scratchansniff, and Ralph).
2010/21/1995Hercules UnwoundAfter the Warners walk out of this cartoon too, Pinky and the Brain plan to steal Zeus’ lightning bolts in ancient Greece as part of Brain’s latest plan to take over the world.
1910/21/1995Buttons in OwsButtons and Mindy parody The Wizard of Oz.
1810/21/1995Gimme The WorksTired of their episode’s latest plot (meeting a hot-dog salesman), the Warners walk out of their cartoon.
179/30/1995Method To Her MadnessIn the 1950s, Slappy and Skippy attend a method acting class, which Slappy turns into a comedy class.
169/30/1995The Kid In The LidThe Warners visit brother and sister Mary and Scooter and raise a ruckus in the style of The Cat in the Hat. Guest appearance by Charlton Woodchuck.
159/30/1995All the Words in the English LanguageThroughout the episode, Yakko tries to sing all of the words in the English language dictionary to the tune of the “Mexican Hat Dance”, similar to the previous skit, “Yakko’s World”.
149/30/1995The Tiger PrinceA parody of the grand opening of Disney’s “The Lion King”.
139/23/1995Please Please Please Get a Life FoundationThe Warners try to tell people in a TV commercial to “get a life” instead of going over every little reference in their show.
129/23/1995Gimme A BreakSlappy tries to get away from the filming of a blockbuster action movie on her vacation day.
119/23/1995A Hard Day’s WarnerIn a parody of The Beatles in A Hard Day’s Night, the Warners run from their fans as they try to reach a cartoon convention. Guest appearances by Pinky and the Brain; Elmyra Duff is among the crowd of fans.
109/16/1995BingoDr. Scratchansniff has only one player for his weekly bingo game – Wakko.
99/16/1995Three Tenors and You’re OutSlappy’s plans to take Skippy to a baseball game at Dodger Stadium go wrong when an opera performance by the famed Domino, Pepperoni, and Carumba is scheduled for that night instead. The singers (a parody of the Three Tenors) return at the end of the show to perform a shortened version of the Animaniacs theme. This episode also features parodies of Close Encounters of the Third Kind and Simon.
89/16/1995Variety SpeakYakko and Dot explain to Wakko through song about how to read the headlines in Variety Magazine.
79/9/1995A Quake, a Quake!The Warners sing a song about the 1994 Northridge earthquake.
69/9/1995Wakko’s New GookieWakko tries to come up with a new “gookie”, or bizarre facial expression.
59/9/1995Nutcracker SlappySlappy and Skippy resort to extreme measures in order to crack the last nut in the kitchen, accompanied by music from The Nutcracker. Guest appearance by Charlton “Baynarts” Woodchuck (from “Hollywoodchuck”).
49/9/1995Super Strong Warner SiblingsIn a parody of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, the Warners fight against a giant insect destroying the Warner Studio.
39/9/1995U.N. MeThe Warners sing about the United Nations to the tune of “Down by the Riverside”.
29/9/1995Rest in PiecesSlappy is asked to attend Walter’s funeral, which is really a ruse planned by Walter to blow Slappy sky-high.
19/9/1995Deduces WildThe Warners bother Sherlock Holmes for help with their scavenger hunt.

Season 2

EpisodeDateTitleDescription
1211/12/1994FakeThe Warners try to prove to Dr. Scratchansniff that professional wrestling is fake.
1111/12/1994Katie Ka-Boom: The BlemishKatie freaks out when she gets a pimple before her study group starts.
1011/12/1994Bad Mood BobbyPesto and Squit try to get Bobby out of his bad mood.
911/12/1994I’m MadYakko and Dot bicker constantly with each other while Wakko keeps complaining as Dr. Scratchansniff gets them ready for a car trip (originally released as a theatrical short with the Don Bluth movie Thumbelina).
811/5/1994Pigeon On The RoofIn a musical parody of Fiddler on the Roof, the Goodfeathers try to determine their relationship with the Girlfeathers, who want to settle down, while the male pigeons just want to hang around their Martin Scorsese statue and Pesto dreams of becoming the Godpigeon.
711/5/1994Miami Mama-MiaThe Goodfeathers fly to Miami to visit Pesto’s mother and her fiancé Sam Seagull, but Pesto tries to put him out of commission in order to stop the wedding.
69/17/1994Katie Ka-Boom: The Broken DateKatie gets angry when her date does not arrive on time.
59/17/1994Whistle Stop MindyMindy follows a train in order to blow its whistle.
49/17/1994We’re No PigeonsThe Goodfeathers trick a hungry young owl into believing that they are not pigeons.
39/10/1994Morning MalaiseThe Warners annoy rude radio show host Howie Tern (a parody of Howard Stern) and challenge him to out-heckle them.
29/10/1994The Mindy 500Mindy follows a clown-painted race car onto the track at the Indianapolis 500.
19/10/1994Take My Siblings PleaseIn a take on Three Billy Goats Gruff, the Warners attempt to cross over a “troll bridge” between them and a nearby meadow.

Season 1

EpisodeDateTitleDescription
1725/23/1994The Warners 65th Anniversary SpecialIn “The Warners 65th Anniversary Special,” the biggest stars in Hollywood celebrate the 65th anniversary of the Warner Brothers and their sister, Dot.
1715/16/1994No Face Like HomeSlappy goes to get plastic surgery, but Walter tries to mess with her face.
1705/16/1994Lookit The Fuzzy HeadsDr. Scratchansniff holds a group therapy session with the Warners and Elmyra Duff, but Elmyra’s behavior drives the trio crazy. To escape, the Warners find Buttons and Mindy, and have Elmyra take all the pain that Buttons usually gets.
1695/9/1994Katie Ka-Boom: Call WaitingKatie’s dad forgets to take a message from one of her friends.
1685/9/1994Mermaid MindyMindy and Buttons are merpeople under the sea, and Mindy wanders off as usual.
1675/9/1994With Three You Get EggrollPesto has to watch his sister Sasha’s egg, but it starts rolling all over town.
1665/3/1994MacBethDot, Hello Nurse, and Slappy act out the Three Witches’ scene from Act IV of MacBeth, with Yakko translating, and cook up a sinister brew with unexpected results of cooking up Mr. Director. This skit managed to get away with saying the word “hell”.
1655/3/1994Witch OneIn colonial Salem, Rita and Runt are chased by an overzealous judge who thinks that Rita is a witch.
1645/3/1994Scare Happy SlappySlappy takes Skippy out trick-or-treating along a suburban block that includes the homes of all her old enemies.
1635/2/1994Katie Ka-Boom: The Driving LessonKatie’s dad makes a big mistake when he allows Katie to drive the family car home.
1625/2/1994Super ButtonsMindy and Buttons are seen as superheroes.
1615/2/1994Baloney & KidsThe Warners are stuck on a kids’ show with the one thing that scares them the most: the big, dumb orange dinosaur Baloney (a parody of Barney, the host of Barney & Friends), who gleefully takes all their abuse no matter what they do to him.
1603/2/1994The Chicken Who Loved MeChicken Boo stars in a parody of the James Bond films.
1593/2/1994The Cranial CrusaderPinky and the Brain become Batman and Robin-styled superheroes in an attempt to gain recognition.
1583/2/1994Karaoke-DokieThe Warners want a turn singing at a children’s karaoke, but are held up by the dull-singing Willie Slakmer.
1573/1/1994Woodstock SlappyIn 1969, Slappy and Skippy head for their summer cottage in Woodstock, New York, but find themselves in the middle of the Woodstock Music Festival.
1563/1/1994RagamuffinsAn old Warner cartoon where the trio get jobs in a bakery and try to eat everything in sight, but have to avoid their strict boss who kicks them out when they first enter.
1552/28/1994Smell Ya LaterSlappy faces off against her smelly old rival Stinkbomb D. Bassett in order to get her nuts.
1542/28/1994Meet John BrainBrain throws his hat into the ring in order to run for President of the United States as part of his latest plan to take over the world.
1532/18/1994Wakko’s GizmoWakko shows off a large and bizarre Rube Goldberg device that sets off a whoopee cushion.
1522/18/1994Up A TreeRita finds herself stuck up a giant tree in the middle of Nebraska with a case of acrophobia and Runt barking below her.
1512/18/1994Of Course, You Know This Means WarnersA 1942 film of the Warners shows off their assistance on the homefront during World War II.
1502/17/1994Kung BooA parody of The Karate Kid where Chicken Boo enters a martial-arts championship match.
1492/17/1994Les Boutons et le Ballon (Buttons and the Balloon)Buttons chases Mindy across Paris as she tries to catch a balloon.
1482/17/1994The Helpinki FormulaBrain concocts a mystery formula and sells it through TV infomercials as part of his latest plan to take the world.
1472/17/1994SchnitzelbankThe Warners sing the “International Friendship Song” in Germany with their friend, Professor Otto Von Schnitzelpusskrankengescheitmeir.
1462/16/1994Dot’s Quiet TimeDot sings while trying to find a peaceful place to read, so she looks all over the world in order to find a quiet place.
1452/16/1994A Gift of GoldThe trials and tribulations of a piece of gold wrapping paper are shown.
1442/16/1994Gold RushThe Warners take revenge on a prospector named Jake, who steals their entire wealth during the 1840s gold rush in California.
1432/15/1994Meet MinervaA frustrated and lovelorn Minerva avoids a tenacious dachshund named Newt, who either wants to capture her or have her!
1422/15/1994Brain Meets BrawnIn the late 1800s, Brain drinks Dr. Jekyll’s potion as part of a scheme to take over the British Empire, and then the world.
1412/14/1994I’m CuteDot sings a song about how cute she is, while her brothers slowly get sick of the whole spectacle.
1402/14/1994GirlfeathersThe Girlfeathers, who are the “girlfriends” of the Goodfeathers, take some alone time by flying to the Grand Canyon, but the boys keep chasing them the whole way.
1392/14/1994Drive-InsaneDr. Scratchansniff’s date at a drive-in theater gets out of hand when the Warners join him.
1382/11/1994Yes, AlwaysA study on voice-acting shows that Brain is re-enacting the infamous Orson Welles Frozen Peas TV commercial meltdown.
1372/11/1994The Brave Little TrailerA small trailer has to defend his home against tornadoes while avoiding the grasp of a hungry steam shovel.
1362/11/1994Ups And DownsWakko and Dr. Scratchansniff are stuck in an elevator for several hours.
1352/10/1994Frontier SlappySlappy finds herself facing pioneer Daniel Boone, who wants to cut down her tree to build his house.
1342/10/1994The Warners And The BeanstalkThe Warners get carried up a beanstalk where they face a hungry giant (based on Ralph the Guard). To get him to eat something other than them, the Warners pester him to eat gold eggs and meat in a style similar to Dr. Seuss’ Green Eggs and Ham.
13312/6/1993Little Drummer WarnersA retelling of the birth of Jesus, set to several familiar carols. The Warners (as shepherds) deliver their own spin on “We Three Kings of Orient Are” and jazz up “The Little Drummer Boy”.
13212/6/1993A Christmas PlotzA Warner version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, with the Warners as the three spirits and Thaddeus Plotz as Ebenezer Scrooge.
13111/29/1993Yakko’s UniverseYakko sings a song about the relative vastness of space from one person to the entire universe.
13011/29/1993Toy Shop TerrorIn a parody of Tom and Jerry, the Warners run amok at a toy store.
12911/29/1993The Great Wakkorotti: The Holiday ConcertWakko belches out the holiday song “Jingle Bells”.
12811/29/1993Jingle BooChicken Boo disguises himself as a department store Santa Claus.
12711/29/1993Twas the Day Before ChristmasSlappy tells Skippy a story about the studio’s plans to deliver Christmas presents to the Warners, with Ralph the Guard standing in for Santa Claus.
12611/24/1993IcebreakersRita and Runt stow away to Florida, but they end up in the Arctic, where they encounter Ross Perot.
12511/24/1993Lake TiticacaThe Warners sing about Lake Titicaca.
12411/24/1993Mobster MashThe Warners get into a battle of wits with Mafia boss Don Pepperoni (based on Don Vito Corleone from the movie The Godfather) at his favorite Italian restaurant.
12311/23/1993When Mice Ruled The EarthPinky and the Brain go back to the dawn of time to influence the evolution of mice and give them evolutionary advantages over mankind so that the duo can rule the world.
12211/23/1993Video ReviewThe Warners have fun at a video store where the movie covers come to life, a possible update of the Looney Tunes cartoon Book Revue.
12111/22/1993Wild Blue YonderA newly-hatched bird tries to find its mother and ends up following a F-117A Nighthawk plane.
12011/22/1993Turkey JerkyNative American Warners protect their pet turkey Mr. Gobble from Myles Standish who wants him for a Thanksgiving feast.
11911/19/1993…And Justice for SlappySlappy is put on trial for assaulting Walter Wolf, who actually assaulted her first. When she is found innocent, Walter brutally attacks the attorney, who turns out to be his grandson.
11811/19/1993Windsor HassleThe Warners work with Queen Elizabeth II to restore Windsor Castle after the 1992 fire that destroyed it.
11711/19/1993Mary Tyler Dot SongDot stars in a parody of the “Mary Tyler Moore” show opening sequence.
11611/18/1993Kiki’s KittenRita finds herself unexpectedly adopted by a research gorilla, while Runt just sleeps through the whole thing.
11511/18/1993The World Can WaitBrain gives up his world domination plans for one night so that he can woo Billie, a new female white lab mouse who is, it turns out, more attracted to Pinky than to him.
11411/18/1993The Senses SongThe Warners sing about the senses – the usual five, plus several others.
11311/18/1993Useless FactBridging segments: Yakko reveals pieces of completely useless information.
11211/17/1993Survey LadiesWhile trying to find a birthday present for Dr. Scratchansniff at the mall, the Warners keep running into two relentless and persistent survey ladies asking them questions about beans and George Wendt.
11111/17/1993What a DumpButtons chases Mindy through a landfill and recycling center when she tries to retrieve her favorite old doll, which has been thrown out with the trash.
11011/17/1993Of Nice And MenRunt gets adopted and finds himself taking care of a rabbit farm, while Rita is relegated to rat hunting.
10911/16/1993HollywoodchuckCharlton “Baynarts” Woodchuck gets a job in Hollywood in a film while getting severely injured in the process.
10811/16/1993Can’t Buy A ThrillThe Hip Hippos try to improve their boring lives by going on a dangerous vacation.
10711/16/1993Animator’s AlleyThe Warners are stuck on a forum show with an old Warner Bros. animator named Cappy “Cap” Barnhouse, who keeps falling asleep as he reminisces about his time at the studio.
10611/15/1993Raging BirdBobby trains to fight a tough bird in order to impress a female in his fighting ability. This skit was a parody of the movies Raging Bull and Rocky.
10511/15/1993Broadcast NuisanceTV newsanchor Dan Anchorman refuses to tip the Warners for his lunch, leading to one on-the-air humiliation after another. This skit got reaired and had a few changes, since the producers felt that the Warners were being a little too hard on Dan.
10411/15/1993Buttermilk, It Makes a Body BitterA short milk ad parody about why Slappy drinks buttermilk.
10311/12/1993Puppet RulersIn the 1950s, Pinky and the Brain join the cast of a kids’ puppet show named Time for Meany in order to influence the baby-boom generation to follow them in the future.
10211/12/1993The SlapperAn advertisement about a device that slaps people, commonly used by Slappy.
10111/12/1993Fair GameNed Flat has the Warners compete on his game show “Quiz Me Quick” where they drive him bonkers.
10011/11/1993White GlovesAs Wakko plays piano in the water tower, his gloves run away by themselves and have an adventure of their own.
9911/11/1993Alas Poor SkullheadYakko recites a monologue from William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet”, while Wakko plays Horatio and digs and Dot translates.
9811/11/1993Smitten With KittensRita and Runt find a litter of “puppies” that cling to the stray cat as their mother.
9711/10/1993Spell-BoundPinky and The Brain become “Spellbound” when they attempt to use Merlin’s book of magic to take over the world.
9611/9/1993General Boo-RegardThe Southern Rebels of the Civil War are led by Chicken Boo.
9511/9/1993Boot CampingThe Warners head for summer camp but wind up in basic training instead, leading to chaos, confusion and an angry drill sergeant.
9411/9/1993Dough Dough BoysThe Goodfeathers (as carrier pigeons) are forced to deliver an important message through a World War I battlefield.
9311/8/1993The Three Muska-WarnersThe Warners, as the Three Musketeers, protect Louis VIII from the threat of “the Viper”.
9211/8/1993Critical ConditionAfter movie critics Hiskel and Egbert (parodies of Siskel & Ebert) blast her cartoons on a review show, Slappy decides to get revenge: first by blowing their home up, then by sabotaging their latest film viewing. Note: Includes clips from the Looney Tunes shorts What’s Opera, Doc?, Duck Amuck, and Porky in Wackyland. Shirley the Loon from Tiny Toon Adventures makes a non-speaking cameo.
9111/5/1993Baghdad CafeThe Warner Brothers (and their sister Slappy in place of Dot) pay a visit to Sodarn Insane (a parody of Saddam Hussein).
9011/5/1993Katie Ka-BooIn Katie Ka-Boom’s first appearance, she discovers the hard way that her latest boyfriend is a giant chicken (Chicken Boo to be exact).
8911/5/1993No Place Like HomelessRunt and Pesto find a home with a kind old woman who does not like pigeons.
8811/5/1993In The Garden of MindyBrain tries to prepare a plan for world domination, all the while watching over Mindy’s mischief. This is followed by a short skit called “Pinky and the Cat”, where Pinky is swallowed whole by his cagemate, Rita.
8711/5/1993Very Special OpeningThe Warners announce that this will be a very special episode due to characters being mixed up.
8611/4/1993Bubba Bo Bob BrainThe Brain becomes a country-western star in order to plant hypnotic suggestions for world domination. But his main problem in his rise to fame: Pinky keeps screwing up his name.
8511/4/1993Clown And OutA clown (who looks and speaks like the Jerry Lewis-esque Mr. Director) is hired by Mr. Plotz for Wakko’s birthday party, but Plotz learns from Dr. Scratchansniff that, like Mr. Plotz, Wakko has a bad fear of clowns, resulting in the clown being battered and bruised. The skit has become somewhat of an internet meme.
8411/3/1993HiccupSquit gets a case of the hiccups, forcing the other Goodfeathers to come up with different ways to get rid of them.
8311/3/1993The Big KissChicken Boo is a leading actor who delivers the money shot kiss in a movie without anyone knowing that he is a giant chicken. This skit managed to get away with saying the word “sexiest”.
8211/3/1993Noah’s LarkNoah (who looks and speaks like comedian Richard Lewis) is instructed by God to build an ark for the Great Flood and to gather animals two-by-two, including the Hip Hippos.
8111/3/1993Cartoons in Wakko’s BodyIn a running gag throughout the episode, Wakko has various medical maladies caused by cartoons that are inside him.
8011/2/1993Astro-ButtonsButtons and Mindy are part of a space colony, and Buttons goes after Mindy when she chases after her ball.
7911/2/1993Planets SongYakko sings about the planets in our solar system. Wakko notifies him at the end that he forgot Uranus, leading to one of the show’s elusive innuendos.
7811/2/1993Chairman of The BoredThe Warners are tortured going through the longest, most boring one-sided conversation of their lives courtesy of a drone-voiced man, Francis “Pip” Pumphandle (Ben Stein), that they meet at a party.
7711/1/1993The Great Wakkorotti: The Summer ConcertWakko belches Dance of the Hours.
7611/1/1993Puttin’ on the BlitzIn the midst of the Nazi invasion of Poland, Rita and Runt help a little girl reunite with her father while avoiding the enemy (and Newt, a tenacious dachshund).
7511/1/1993O Silly MioAfter witnessing their stained-glass window get destroyed by prima donna opera singer Madame Bruntvin, the Warners torment her in their own variations on Carmen.
7410/29/1993Phranken-RuntRita and Runt end up being chased by a crazy female mad scientist who wants the idiot dog’s brain for her own experiments.
7310/29/1993Draculee, DraculaaIn an attempt to head towards their ancestral home of Pennsylvania (since their parents are the pencils that drew them), the Warners end up at the estate of Count Dracula in Transylvania.
7210/28/1993Skullhead BoneyhandsIn a parody of Tim Burton’s Edward Scissorhands, Mr. Skullhead (a character brought over from Tiny Toon Adventures)) is adopted and finds acceptance in a suburban family.
7110/28/1993Moon Over MinervaFirst Minerva Mink skit. A melancholic Minerva Mink avoids the come-ons of geeky Wilfred Wolf, until the full moon brings out the real wolf in both of them.
7010/28/1993Hot, Bothered And BedeviledLost once again, the Warners end up in the fiery realm of Hades, where they end up giving Satan his own eternal torment.
6910/26/1993The Good, The Boo And The UglyChicken Boo finds himself as a sheriff in the midst of a spaghetti Western.
6810/26/1993Mesozoic MindyIn the Stone Age, cavegirl Mindy gets in trouble and Buttons rescues her.
6710/26/1993Moby Or Not MobyThe Warners protect the legendary Moby-Dick from the wrath of Captain Ahab.
6610/25/1993Jockey For PositionIn order to win funds for his latest world-conquering scheme, Brain enters the Kentucky Derby as the world’s smallest, lightest jockey. But Pinky’s meddling alters the outcome of the race in an unexpected manner. First appearance of Phar Fignewton, a parody of Phar Lap. Tchaikovsky’s “Romeo and Juliet: Love Theme” plays in this skit.
6510/25/1993I Got Yer CanA discarded soda can sparks an escalating, one-sided battle of wits between Slappy and her conceited neighbor, Candie Chipmunk.
6410/25/1993You Risk Your LifeYakko hosts a game show similar in style and feel to Groucho Marx’s You Bet Your Life.
6310/21/1993Sir YaksalotThe Warners are recruited by King Arthur to save Camelot from a dragon.
6210/21/1993Potty EmergencyIn the midst of watching a scary sci-fi movie, Wakko drinks too much soda and scrambles to find an available bathroom. Even after he finds a toilet in his “gag bag”, his quest to relieve himself goes from bad to worse when he cannot find any privacy.
6110/21/1993Babblin’ BijouAn old black-and-white Warner cartoon where Dot goes into the movies (literally) to find the man of her dreams.
6010/21/1993TestimonialsSeveral old-time movie stars talk about their encounters with the Warners and how Milton Berle hated Yakko.
5910/19/1993A Midsummer Night’s DreamThe Warners perform a unique interpretation of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
5810/19/1993Home on De-NileRita gets adopted by Cleopatra, and Runt saves her after he finds out that Rita is about to be sacrificed.
5710/19/1993Hercule YakkoThe detective Warners go in search of Marita’s missing jewel on a cruise ship filled with “the unusual suspects” (Slappy, Minerva, and Pinky and the Brain). Based on the works of Agatha Christie’s fictional detective Hercule Poirot.
5610/18/1993Wings Take HeartWhen a male moth and a female butterfly fall in love they head to the city, leading to disaster.
5510/18/1993Opportunity KnoxBrain wants to steal all of the gold in Fort Knox as part of his latest plan to take over the world.
5410/15/1993Ta Da Dump, Ta Da Dump, Ta Da Dump Dump DumpBobby and Squit must help Pesto when he gets his head caught in a plastic six-pack ring while the trio are rummaging through the garbage in a garbage scow.
5310/15/1993Up The Crazy RiverWhen Mindy chases a butterfly into a rain forest that is being cut down for wood, Buttons follows and attempts to protect her.
5210/15/1993Be Careful What You EatThe Warners sing about the names of the ingredients in a carton of ice cream and a candy bar.
5110/13/1993Plane PalsOnboard a plane, the Warners annoy a tightwad named Ivan Blosky who is forced to sit by them because of a computer error.
5010/13/1993Guardin’ The GardenSlappy protects Adam and Eve from eating an apple in the Garden of Eden, just as a snake tries to grab it and tempt them to do so.
4910/11/1993The FlameThe Flame makes his debut as he lights the room where Thomas Jefferson writes the United States Declaration of Independence.
4810/11/1993Davy OmeletteChicken Boo is mistaken for the frontiersman Davy Omelette. He helps a number of pioneers who are being attacked by a bear.
4710/11/1993Wakko’s AmericaIn a Jeopardy!-style game in Miss Flamiel’s classroom, Wakko has to name the 50 states and their capitols, but fails to put his answer in the form of a question, instead putting it in the form of a song sung to the tune of “Turkey in the Straw”.
4610/11/1993Four Score And Seven Migraines AgoOn a train to Gettysburg, the Warners help Abraham Lincoln write the opening of the Gettysburg Address.
4510/12/1993The BoidsThe Goodfeathers are hired as stunt birds for The Boids. They try to keep their jobs, but the movie shoot turns out to be harder than they expected.
4410/12/1993Hearts of TwilightA crazy film director (based on Jerry Lewis and made to look like Marlon Brando) is millions of dollars over budget, so Plotz sends the Warners out to stop him. It was partially inspired by Apocalypse Now, but more so by the documentary on the making of the film Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse.
4310/7/1993A Moving ExperienceFlavio and Marita head to New York in order to find a trendy new place to live.
4210/7/1993Meatballs Or ConsequencesDuring a visit to Sweden, the Warners run afoul of Death, who tries to bring Wakko to the realm of the dead after he eats one too many Swedish meatballs during a contest. To save him, Yakko and Dot challenge Death to a game of checkers.
4110/6/1993Nothing But The ToothRasputin has a toothache preventing him from hypnotizing Tsar Nicholas. Unfortunately for hom, the Warners are his dentists.
4010/6/1993Chicken Boo-RyshnikovIn New York, Chicken Boo is mistaken for a ballet dancer and dances in a performance of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake.
3910/6/1993Pavlov’s MiceIn turn of the century Russia, Brain plans to take over the world by stealing the crown jewels of Russia, yet with one setback: he and Pinky have been conditioned by psychiatrist Ivan Pavlov.
3810/5/1993The Cat And The FiddleIn 1690s Italy, a violinist named Stradivarius takes a stray cat (Rita) in so that he can make violin strings out of her “catgut”.
3710/5/1993Roll Over, BeethovenAs chimney sweeps, Yakko, Wakko, and Dot annoy Ludwig van Beethoven, and accidentally give him inspiration for his Fifth Symphony.
3610/4/1993The Great Wakkorotti: The Master And His MusicWakko belches The Blue Danube by Johann Strauss.
3510/4/1993Hurray For SlappySlappy goes to a banquet held in her honor in order to receive an award while three of her old nemeses (Walter Wolf, Sid the Squid, and Beanie the Brain-Dead Bison) plot revenge for years of torment by her.
3410/4/1993Chalkboard BungleThe studio hires a new teacher named Miss Flamiel to teach the Warners. Despite her best efforts, she meets only with frustration and is unable to teach them anything.
3310/1/1993Battle For The PlanetBrain wants to take over the world by tricking people into thinking that aliens are invading Earth and having them flee the cities in a panic.
3210/1/1993Space ProbedThe Warners are abducted by aliens and taken aboard their spaceship where their hijinks begin to annoy the aliens.
319/30/1993Cat On A Hot Steel BeamMindy follows a kitten into a dangerous construction site, and Buttons follows in an attempt to return her to safety.
309/30/1993La La LawWhen Dr. Scratchansniff gets a parking ticket, he goes to court to fight it. The Warners act as his lawyers and frustrate the judge with their hijinks. The title was based on the live-action TV series L.A. Law.
299/29/1993Little Old Slappy From PasadenaTo the famous Jan and Dean song, Slappy speedily drives her brand-new car all over town in order to deliver a letter.
289/29/1993La BehemothWhen Flavio and Marita’s giraffe maid quits over a misunderstanding, the Hip Hippos are forced to do their own housework with disastrous results. This is an opera episode in which the title was based on La bohème.
279/29/1993Hello Nice WarnersWhile running away from Ralph, the Warners get hired by a Jerry Lewis-based comedy director for his movie, leading to a clash of comedic styles. Soon, the Warners end up directing, giving the director the worst day of his life.
269/28/1993West Side PigeonsIn an avian parody of West Side Story, the Goodfeathers are having a rivalry with a group of sparrows when Squit falls in love with Carloota, the sister of a rival sparrow.
259/28/1993Garage Sale of The CenturyPapa Bear is having a garage sale (and refusing to give any refunds), but runs into problems when the Warners take the expression too literally and try to buy his garage.
249/27/1993Les MiseranimalsRunt Val Runt, a rebellious dog in The French Revolution in Paris, helps Rita and other captured cats get free from a future of being cooked into pies. Loosely based on the Broadway musical Les Misérables.
239/27/1993No Pain, No PaintingIn 1905, the Warners arrive at the Paris home of the famous artist Pablo Picasso. They want to help him paint and annoy him so much that he decides to let them paint while he relaxes.
229/24/1993King YakkoThe Warners arrive in Anvilania to take their rightful place as rulers – and annoyers.
219/23/1993Where Rodents DareWith one of his new inventions, Brain plans to freeze all the leaders of the world when they are at an international peace conference in the Swiss Alps.
209/23/1993Wally LlamaWally Llama (a parody of the Dalai Lama), the wisest creature in the world, vows to stop answering questions after being asked too many stupid ones. However, the Warners have a very pressing question that Wally Llama does not know the answer to (why it is that hot dogs come in packages of 10, but hot dog buns only come in packages of eight).
199/22/1993Bumbie’s MomAfter Skippy is traumatized by the main character’s mother’s death in Bumbie, the Dearest Deer, Slappy tries to teach him that “no one really dies in cartoons” by having him visit with her the cartoon actress who played the part, her old friend Vina Walleen.
189/22/1993The Big Candy StoreThe Warners pay a visit to Ferman Flaxseed’s candy store and give him a hard time.
179/21/1993When Rita Met RuntIndependent cat Rita and stupid dog Runt meet in an animal shelter, where they decide to bust out and find a real home.
169/21/1993Piano RagDr. Scratchansniff, Ralph the Guard, and Hello Nurse all chase after the Warners, so they hide in a piano concert until the coast is clear.
159/20/1993What Are We?The Warners are hypnotized by Dr. Scratchansniff in order to make them less zany. Dr. Scratchansniff fails and asks them what they are, leading the Warners to offer a number of suggestions.
149/20/1993Operation: LollipopAfter Mindy receives a lollipop, she gets into trouble when the lollipop sticks to the side of a mail truck and she pursues it, with Buttons in tow trying to keep her safe from danger.
139/20/1993Temporary InsanityWhen Plotz’s secretary gets sick, he accidentally hires Yakko, Wakko, and Dot as replacements.
129/17/1993Taming of The ScrewyMr. Plotz tasks Scratchansniff with bringing the Warners in line so they might appear at a huge gala to schmooze some Japanese investors.
119/16/1993Goodfeathers: The BeginningIn order to become a Goodfeather, Squit must find the Godpigeon some food. Inspired by two movies, Goodfellas and The Godfather.
109/16/1993Hooked On A CeilingMichelangelo paints the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, which is nearly ruined and fixed by the Warners who were offended by all the naked people on it.
99/15/1993Yakko’s UniverseYakko sings a song about the relative vastness of space from one person to the entire universe. This cartoon is a parody of the “Galaxy Song” sketch from the movie Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life.
89/15/1993Slappy Goes WalnutsSlappy tries to get some walnuts in a yard guarded by her nemesis, Doug the Dog, in order to make walnut fig dough for her nephew Skippy.
79/15/1993H.M.S. YakkoThe Warners trespass on the beach of the evil pirate Captain Mel. He vainly tries to get them to leave.
69/14/1993Win BigBrain competes on the trivia game show Gyp-Parody! to win enough money to buy the final part of a device that Brain is building in order to take over the world.
59/17/1993Taming of the ScrewyThaddeus Plotz has invited over some very important foreign investors to a studio party, and it is Dr. Scratchansniff’s job to train the Warners to have good manners so that they can attend.
49/16/1993Hooked on a Ceiling / Goodfeathers: The Beginning(1.) Michelangelo paints the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, which is nearly ruined and fixed by the Warners, who are offended by all the naked people on it.

(2.) First Goodfeathers skit. In order to become a Goodfeather, Squit must find the Godpigeon some food.

39/15/1993H.M.S. Yakko / Slappy Goes Walnuts / Yakko’s Universe(1.) The Warners trespass on the beach of the evil pirate Captain Mel. He vainly tries to get them to leave.

(2.) First Slappy Squirrel skit. Slappy tries to get some walnuts in a yard guarded by her nemesis, Doug the Dog, in order to make walnut fig dough for her nephew Skippy.

(3.) Yakko sings a song about the relative vastness of space from one person to the entire universe.

29/14/1993Yakko’s World / Cookies for Einstein / Win Big(1.) Yakko sings a song to the tune of the “Mexican Hat Dance” listing the nations of the world.

(2.) As scouts in Switzerland, the Warners attempt to sell cookies to Albert Einstein and accidentally help him discover the mass-energy conversion formula (mistakenly referred to as the formula for his theory of relativity).

(3.) First Pinky and the Brain skit. Brain competes on the trivia game show Gyp-Parody! to win enough money to buy the final part of a device that Brain is building in order to take over the world.

19/13/1993De-Zanitized / The Monkey Song / Nighty-Night Toon(1.) Dr. Scratchansniff relates the story of how he once tried to make the Warners less zany with psychoanalysis.

(2.) In a parody of Harry Belafonte’s song “Monkey”, the Warners and Dr. Scratchansniff sing about their tumultuous relationship.

(3.) In a parody of the children’s book Goodnight Moon, each of the Animaniacs characters is wished a good night’s sleep.

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