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* DressingAsTheEnemy: To infiltrate a heavily guarded palace so they can steal lamp said to house a genie, Kaput and Zosky decide to steal the clothes of bodyguards to infiltrate the palace.

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* DressingAsTheEnemy: To infiltrate a heavily guarded palace so they can steal a lamp said to house a genie, Kaput and Zosky decide to steal the clothes of bodyguards to infiltrate the palace.

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* DressingAsTheEnemy: To infiltrate a heavily guarded palace so they can steal lamp said to house a genie, Kaput and Zosky decide to steal the clothes of bodyguards to infiltrate the palace.


* {{Villain Protagonist}}s: Our stars of the show are an extraterrestrial pair of wannabe planet conquers that usually fail miserably (and hilariously).

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* {{Villain Protagonist}}s: Our stars of the show are an extraterrestrial pair of wannabe planet conquers conquerors that usually fail miserably (and hilariously). hilariously).


* {{Villain Protagonist}}s

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* {{Villain Protagonist}}sProtagonist}}s: Our stars of the show are an extraterrestrial pair of wannabe planet conquers that usually fail miserably (and hilariously).


* {{BFG}}: A lot of the alien races tend to carry enormous weapons. Our heroes, on the other hand, are armed with relatively small handguns.

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* {{BFG}}: A lot of the alien races tend to carry enormous weapons. Our heroes, comedic villains, on the other hand, are armed with relatively small handguns.


* ObstructiveBureaucrat: Planet Jobi-Joba is a planet Obstructive Bureaucrats. The planet's denizens tell all visitors to fill out a series of many pointless forms... especially if their purpose is to take over Jobi-Joba. In fact, [[DoWrongRight any invader who refuses to fill out those forms gets easily defeated]].

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* ObstructiveBureaucrat: Planet Jobi-Joba is a planet world of Obstructive Bureaucrats. The planet's denizens tell all visitors to fill out a series of many pointless forms... especially if their purpose is to take over Jobi-Joba. In fact, [[DoWrongRight any invader who refuses to fill out those forms gets easily defeated]].

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* LanguageBarrier: Kaput and Zosky once visited a planet in which its inhabitants speak a babbling language completely different from Standard Galactic (the name given to the English language in the Kaput and Zosky universe). [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere Frustrated by the language barrier, Kaput and Zosky leave the planet]]. [[spoiler: It turns out that the inhabitants CAN speak Standard Galactic; they use the babbling language to confuse and frustrate any invaders]].

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* ObstructiveBureaucrat: Planet Jobi-Joba is a planet Obstructive Bureaucrats. The planet's denizens tell all visitors to fill out a series of many pointless forms... especially if their purpose is to take over Jobi-Joba. In fact, [[DoWrongRight any invader who refuses to fill out those forms gets easily defeated]].


A comic book series by Creator/LewisTrondheim that was turned into an animated series, which told the story of two aliens who traveled the galaxy and try to conquer any planet they came across.

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A comic book series by Creator/LewisTrondheim that was turned into an animated series, which told the story of two aliens who traveled travelled the galaxy and try to conquer any planet they came across.



{{BFG}}: A lot of the alien races tend to carry enormous weapons. Our heroes, on the other hand, are armed with relatively small handguns.

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* {{BFG}}: A lot of the alien races tend to carry enormous weapons. Our heroes, on the other hand, are armed with relatively small handguns.


* {{BFG}}: A lot of the alien races tend to carry enormous weapons. Our heroes, on the other hand, are armed with relatively small handguns.

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* TheAce: If the tour guide in Alpha-Pictoris is anything to go by, Ghandizen is a benevolent leader who has made massive contributions to develop Alpha-Pictoris. [[spoiler: And he can easily crush an invader with just a push of a button, as Kaput and Zosky found out.]]
{{BFG}}: A lot of the alien races tend to carry enormous weapons. Our heroes, on the other hand, are armed with relatively small handguns.



* DoesNotLikeSpam: Neither of them can stand carrots, which proved to be a problem when they went to a planet where not only were carrots everyone's TrademarkFavoriteFood, but their most valuable possessions were all carrots.

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* DoesNotLikeSpam: Neither of them can stand carrots, which proved to be a problem when they went to a planet where not only were carrots were everyone's TrademarkFavoriteFood, but their TrademarkFavoriteFood... and most valuable possessions were all carrots. prized possessions



* FasterThanLightTravel: apparently ''[[EldritchLocation not a good idea]]'' in this universe (that, or Kaput and Zosky's signature bad luck made it seem so).

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* FasterThanLightTravel: apparently Apparently ''[[EldritchLocation not a good idea]]'' in this universe (that, or Kaput and Zosky's signature bad luck made it seem so).



* FlatWorld: One planet the duo visits coin-shaped.
* HarmlessVillain: as the protagonists! This show could pretty much have been called ''Harmless Villains: The Show''.

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* FlatWorld: One planet the duo visits coin-shaped.
is coin-shaped. And its [[GravityScrew gravity is relative to the side of the planet]].
* HarmlessVillain: as As the protagonists! This show could pretty much have been called ''Harmless Villains: The Show''.



* HyperspaceIsAScaryPlace: not really, but the places Kaput and Zosky end up after coming OUT of hyperspace... they ARE scary.

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* HyperspaceIsAScaryPlace: not Not really, but the places Kaput and Zosky end up after coming OUT of hyperspace... they ARE scary.



** While their weaponry is effective, it doesn't help that most people they run into, if armed at all, have [[{{BFG}} bigger guns then theirs]]. Not to mention [[CoolShip bigger ships]]. And usually [[OverlyLongGag bigger brains.]]

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** While their weaponry is effective, it doesn't help that most people they run into, if armed at all, have [[{{BFG}} guns bigger guns then than theirs]]. Not to mention [[CoolShip bigger ships]]. And usually [[OverlyLongGag bigger brains.]]


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* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: [[spoiler: After witnessing Ghandizen crush one of his many would-be assassins, a panicky Zosky says that he and Kaput have lost their luggage in the astroport and are looking for the lost and found, and Kaput asks for some orange juice. Without any hesitation, Ghandizen asks his assistant to help the duo out (and give Kaput some orange juice)]].

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* FatAndSkinny: Kaput (fat) and Zosky (skinny).


* PottyEmergency: Kaput had one during an episode where they went to a planet that seemed to be a barren wasteland. It's only after he starts relieving himself that he and Zosky realize that they've landed on Isn't That Precious, a planet full of invisible aliens. At the end of the episode, as they're flying away in their ship, Kaput says [[HereWeGoAgain he needs to go pee again.]]



* RecycledScript: One episode has the duo conquer a planet, only discover all its inhabitants fleeing because the planet is about to explode at sundown, and Kaput and Zosky try to follow suit, only for the planet to blow up beneath them (they were fine). A later episode is just this one with new dialogue, changing the plot to the planet, now a popular tourist destination, being deemed unpopular and all the natives fleeing to avoid being unpopular themselves.


* DoesNotLikeSpam: Neither of them can stand carrots, which proved to be a problem when they went to a planet where not only were carrots everyone's TrademarkFavoriteFood, but their most valuable possessions were all carrots.



* PaperPeople: They had an ''entire planet'' of these in one episode.

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* PaperPeople: They had an ''entire planet'' of these in one episode. It turns out they were that way because [[spoiler:every evening, night literally falls.]]


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* TrademarkFavoriteFood: The inhabitants of the planet Syracusa love carrots so much that it's illegal to eat anything else there.


The animated series was seen on {{Teletoon}} in Canada and Creator/{{Nicktoons}} Network in the United States.

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The animated series AnimatedAdaptation was seen on {{Teletoon}} Creator/{{Teletoon}} in Canada and Creator/{{Nicktoons}} Network in the United States.

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