And now stand by for adventure!Colonel Bleep was the first color cartoon ever made for television, created by Robert D. Buchanan. It features the titular Colonel, an extraterrestrial from Futura, protecting and serving Earth with the aide of his two cadets, Squeek and Scratch (a cowboy puppet and a caveman, respectively). They often meet opposition from Doctor Destructo or other villains.
Colonel Bleep provides examples of:
- Black Knight: This one's from Pluto.
- Episode Title Card
- Flight: Bleep has this via futomic energy.
- Limited Animation
- Living Toys: Squeek is a cowboy puppet brought to life.
- Public Domain Animation
- Rogues Gallery: Recurring enemies include Doctor Destructo, the Black Patch, and the Black Knight of Pluto.
- Slept Through the Apocalypse: How Scratch's presence in the present day is explained.
- Space Pirates: The Black Patch
- The Speechless: Squeek is incapable of speech.
- Super Strength: Scratch possesses this.