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->''"Earthworm Jim! We think he's mighty fine!''
->''Earthworm Jim! A hero for all time!"''

to:

->''"Earthworm Jim! We think he's mighty fine!''
->''Earthworm
fine!''\\
''Earthworm
Jim! A hero for all time!"''



''(pan to Peter, feeling sick after drinking too much coffee)''\\

to:

''(pan ''[pan to Peter, feeling sick after drinking too much coffee)''\\coffee]''\\



--> '''Peter:''' So to sum up: It's indestructible, we're all doomed, and I don't get a sandwich!

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--> '''Peter:''' --->'''Peter:''' So to sum up: It's indestructible, we're all doomed, and I don't get a sandwich!



--> '''Jim:''' Santa's under the Queen's control, Christmas will be ruined, and I won't get my pony!

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--> '''Jim:''' --->'''Jim:''' Santa's under the Queen's control, Christmas will be ruined, and I won't get my pony!



--> Will Jim and Peter be devoured by the killer ants? Will Psy-Crow destroy the Earth? Will the U.S. ever adopt the metric system? (I think not!) Stay tuned to find out!

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--> --->'''Narrator:''' Will Jim and Peter be devoured by the killer ants? Will Psy-Crow destroy the Earth? Will the U.S. ever adopt the metric system? (I think not!) Stay tuned to find out!



--> '''Jim:''' Eat dirt, nefarious--\\
''(Jim pulls the trigger, and a flag pops out of the gun. It says, "YOU LOSE, WORM")''\\

to:

--> '''Jim:''' -->'''Jim:''' Eat dirt, nefarious--\\
''(Jim ''[Jim pulls the trigger, and a flag pops out of the gun. It says, "YOU LOSE, WORM")''\\WORM"]''\\



'''Jim:''' ''(having defeated the entire army)'' What a HUGE action sequence!

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'''Jim:''' ''(having ''[having defeated the entire army)'' army]'' What a HUGE action sequence!



** In the episode "Upholstered Peril" it is revealed Professor Monkey-for-a-Head really, REALLY hates fruit carts. Why? [[spoiler: Because a fruit cart -- A STINKING fruit cart -- killed his pa!]]

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** In the episode "Upholstered Peril" it is revealed Professor Monkey-for-a-Head really, REALLY hates fruit carts. Why? [[spoiler: Because [[spoiler:Because a fruit cart -- A STINKING fruit cart -- killed his pa!]]



--> '''Jim:''' I have one thing you don't have: a sidekick!
--> ''(accidentally smacks Peter in the face, causing him to transform)''
--> '''Jim:''' ...Not that this is necessarily a good thing. ''(cue beatdown)''

to:

--> '''Jim:''' -->'''Jim:''' I have one thing you don't have: a sidekick!
--> ''(accidentally
sidekick!\\
''[accidentally
smacks Peter in the face, causing him to transform)''
-->
transform]''\\
'''Jim:''' ...Not that this is necessarily a good thing. ''(cue beatdown)''''[cue beatdown]''



--> '''Jim:''' You're right! This IS a violation of the laws of physics! I'll notify the Physics Police at once!

to:

--> '''Jim:''' -->'''Jim:''' You're right! This IS a violation of the laws of physics! I'll notify the Physics Police at once!



* BriefAccentImitation: In the episode "Upholstered Peril", there is a scene where Jim blasts an evil killer beanbag using his ray gun, then using a bowl to catch all of the beans from the beanbag. Peter has been zombified into a couch potato, so Jim encourages him to eat healthier by giving him the beans. "Here, little buddy! Try some RAY-FRIED BEANS. Them's good eatin'!"
** several episodes seem to wish that Jim kept his Texan accent from the video game:
--->'''Jim:''' That'll learn ya... (Opposites Attack)
--->'''Jim:''' [[OhMyGods Vaya con Juevos]], ya ornery varmint! (Darwin's Nightmare)
* BroughtDownToNormal: relatively speaking, to the extent that a hyper-evolved worm in a super-suit can be: Jim once had his super-suit replaced with one that one that gave him the strength of a normal person. A normal, really big person, as Professor Monkey-for-a-Head found out the hard way.

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* BriefAccentImitation: BriefAccentImitation:
**
In the episode "Upholstered Peril", there is a scene where Jim blasts an evil killer beanbag using his ray gun, then using a bowl to catch all of the beans from the beanbag. Peter has been zombified into a couch potato, so Jim encourages him to eat healthier by giving him the beans. "Here, little buddy! Try some RAY-FRIED BEANS. Them's good eatin'!"
** several Several episodes seem to wish that Jim kept his Texan accent from the video game:
--->'''Jim:''' That'll learn ya... (Opposites Attack)
--->'''Jim:'''
Attack)\\
'''Jim:'''
[[OhMyGods Vaya con Juevos]], ya ornery varmint! (Darwin's Nightmare)
* BroughtDownToNormal: relatively BroughtDownToNormal:
** Relatively
speaking, to the extent that a hyper-evolved worm in a super-suit can be: Jim once had his super-suit replaced with one that one that gave him the strength of a normal person. A normal, really big person, as Professor Monkey-for-a-Head found out the hard way.



-->'''Jim:''' ...Well? Are they clapping?
-->'''Peter:''' A few of 'em, most of them are just changing the channel.

to:

-->'''Jim:''' ...Well? Are they clapping?
-->'''Peter:'''
clapping?\\
'''Peter:'''
A few of 'em, most of them are just changing the channel.



--> '''Peter:''' They can strip the flesh from your bones in ''seconds!''
--> '''Jim:''' Good thing worms don't have bones! Wait... That won't really help, will it?

to:

--> '''Peter:''' -->'''Peter:''' They can strip the flesh from your bones in ''seconds!''
-->
''seconds!''\\
'''Jim:''' Good thing worms don't have bones! Wait... That won't really help, will it?



--> '''Professor Monkey-For-A-Head:''' Actually, it's kind of handy. If I twist the monkey's tail I can make pumpernickel.

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--> '''Professor -->'''Professor Monkey-For-A-Head:''' Actually, it's kind of handy. If I twist the monkey's tail I can make pumpernickel.



-->'''Evil cow:''' You fools. I shall destroy you all. Starting with the lactose-intolerant. Moo moo. Moo.

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-->'''Evil cow:''' Cow:''' You fools. I shall destroy you all. Starting with the lactose-intolerant. Moo moo. Moo.



* DeathGlare: In "Sword of Righteousness", Jim learns of the "Eye of Truth", which requires him to simply stare at anyone in order to force them to admit their darkest secrets. Jim attempts this on Peter, but Peter thought he was being challenged into a staring contest and unwittingly shoots a DeathGlare right back at him.
-->'''Jim:''' ''(breaks down crying)'' When I was young, I wet the burrow!\\

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* DeathGlare: DeathGlare:
**
In "Sword of Righteousness", Jim learns of the "Eye of Truth", which requires him to simply stare at anyone in order to force them to admit their darkest secrets. Jim attempts this on Peter, but Peter thought he was being challenged into a staring contest and unwittingly shoots a DeathGlare right back at him.
-->'''Jim:''' ''(breaks --->'''Jim:''' ''[breaks down crying)'' crying]'' When I was young, I wet the burrow!\\



* EnemyMine: In "The Anti-Fish," Jim and Peter have to work with Bob and Number 4 have to work together to save the Great Worm Spirit and the whole universe.

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* EnemyMine: EnemyMine:
**
In "The Anti-Fish," Jim and Peter have to work with Bob and Number 4 have to work together to save the Great Worm Spirit and the whole universe.



--->'''Jim(s):''' Evil doers. Prepare to be horribly mutilated!
--->'''Evil Jim:''' I should warn you, this is going to smart like the dickens.
--->'''Other Villains:''' We figured.

to:

--->'''Jim(s):''' Evil doers. Prepare to be horribly mutilated!
--->'''Evil
mutilated!\\
'''Evil
Jim:''' I should warn you, this is going to smart like the dickens.
--->'''Other
dickens.\\
'''Other
Villains:''' We figured.



--->'''Jim:''' I've been thinking about this whole "exact opposite" thing. Since I hate losing, YOU must LOVE it! So why not give up right now?
--->'''Evil Jim:''' Oh, don't be so literal-minded.

to:

--->'''Jim:''' I've been thinking about this whole "exact opposite" thing. Since I hate losing, YOU must LOVE it! So why not give up right now?
--->'''Evil
now?\\
'''Evil
Jim:''' Oh, don't be so literal-minded.



* FelonyMisdemeanor: Apparently condiment theft is a truly atrocious crime in the Earthworm Jim universe.

to:

* FelonyMisdemeanor: FelonyMisdemeanor:
**
Apparently condiment theft is a truly atrocious crime in the Earthworm Jim universe.



--> '''Guard 1:''' ...did a giant worm, a talking dog and a smiling booger just walk by?\\

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--> '''Guard -->'''Guard 1:''' ...did a giant worm, a talking dog and a smiling booger just walk by?\\



'''Guard 1:''' *picks up the phone* Hello, DNA lab? Whatever you guys are doing in there, ''cut it out!''

to:

'''Guard 1:''' *picks ''[picks up the phone* phone]'' Hello, DNA lab? Whatever you guys are doing in there, ''cut it out!''



-->'''Jim:''' EAT DIRT, EVERYBODY IN THE VICINITY! *begins shooting wildly* [[LaughingMad AHAHA HAHAHA HAHAHA!!!!]]

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-->'''Jim:''' EAT DIRT, EVERYBODY IN THE VICINITY! *begins ''[begins shooting wildly* wildly]'' [[LaughingMad AHAHA HAHAHA HAHAHA!!!!]]



* HowWeGotHere: One episode starts with Psycrow and Professor Monkey-For-A-Head gloating over how they defeated (and taxidermied) Jim, and most of the episode is spent in flashbacks explaining how they got to that point. [[spoiler: Turns out their taxidermist was Peter in disguise, and Jim wasn't really taxidermied at all.]]

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* HowWeGotHere: One episode starts with Psycrow and Professor Monkey-For-A-Head gloating over how they defeated (and taxidermied) Jim, and most of the episode is spent in flashbacks explaining how they got to that point. [[spoiler: Turns [[spoiler:Turns out their taxidermist was Peter in disguise, and Jim wasn't really taxidermied at all.]]



-->'''Narrator:''' The Old Superheroes' Home... ''(the world "Old" is crossed out on the front board)'' Sorry, the Elderly... ''("Elderly" is also crossed out)'' No, the Senior... ''(also crossed out; the Narrator gets annoyed at this point)'' All right, fine, the ''Chronologically Gifted'' Superheroes' Home! Can we ''please'' move on before they come up with a new euphemism?! We can't say anything these days! ''(while he speaks, a carpenter comes over and starts to paint over the words "Chronologically Gifted" on the board)''

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-->'''Narrator:''' The Old Superheroes' Home... ''(the ''[the world "Old" is crossed out on the front board)'' board]'' Sorry, the Elderly... ''("Elderly" ''["Elderly" is also crossed out)'' out]'' No, the Senior... ''(also ''[also crossed out; the Narrator gets annoyed at this point)'' point]'' All right, fine, the ''Chronologically Gifted'' Superheroes' Home! Can we ''please'' move on before they come up with a new euphemism?! We can't say anything these days! ''(while ''[while he speaks, a carpenter comes over and starts to paint over the words "Chronologically Gifted" on the board)''board]''



* InfinityPlusOneSword: The Sword of Righteousness claims to be a legendary powerful sword. [[spoiler: Subverted as it turns out none of its wielders have ever won a fight with it.]]
* InsaneTrollLogic: Jim has this, to the aggravation of his [[OnlySaneMan sidekicks]].
-->'''Peter:''' How did you find that out?
-->'''Jim:''' The voices in my head told me. (For whom the Jingle Bell Tolls)

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* InfinityPlusOneSword: The Sword of Righteousness claims to be a legendary powerful sword. [[spoiler: Subverted [[spoiler:Subverted as it turns out none of its wielders have ever won a fight with it.]]
* InsaneTrollLogic: InsaneTrollLogic:
**
Jim has this, to the aggravation of his [[OnlySaneMan sidekicks]].
-->'''Peter:''' --->'''Peter:''' How did you find that out?
-->'''Jim:'''
out?\\
'''Jim:'''
The voices in my head told me. (For whom the Jingle Bell Tolls)



--> '''Psy-Crow:''' Face your doom, spineless worm thingy!\\

to:

--> '''Psy-Crow:''' -->'''Psy-Crow:''' Face your doom, spineless worm thingy!\\



--> '''Jim''': I've been thinking about this 'exact opposite' thing. If I hate losing, you must love it! So why don't you give up right now?
--> '''Evil Jim''': [[LampshadeHanging Oh don't be so literal minded.]]

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--> '''Jim''': -->'''Jim:''' I've been thinking about this 'exact opposite' thing. If I hate losing, you must love it! So why don't you give up right now?
-->
now?\\
'''Evil Jim''': Jim:''' [[LampshadeHanging Oh don't be so literal minded.literal-minded.]]



---> '''Peter:''' 'I'm just a sugar, but I'm gonna barf too!' And the jelly! Jelly barf, '''jelly barf!'''

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---> '''Peter:''' --->'''Peter:''' 'I'm just a sugar, but I'm gonna barf too!' And the jelly! Jelly barf, '''jelly barf!'''



* NewPowersAsThePlotDemands: From "The Origins of Peter Puppy," the Earthworm Mindmeld.
-->'''Peter:''' You just made that up, didn't you?
-->'''Jim:''' Don't question me.

to:

* NewPowersAsThePlotDemands: NewPowersAsThePlotDemands:
**
From "The Origins of Peter Puppy," the Earthworm Mindmeld.
-->'''Peter:''' --->'''Peter:''' You just made that up, didn't you?
-->'''Jim:'''
you?\\
'''Jim:'''
Don't question me.



-->'''Peter:''' Who is the master who makes the grass green? ''(thud)''

to:

-->'''Peter:''' Who is the master who makes the grass green? ''(thud)''''[thud]''



* NotADate: Princess What's-Her-Name's usual response when she's out with Jim, sometimes taken to extremes.
--> '''Princess:''' What do you mean, "relationship"? (Queen What's-Her-Name)
--> '''Princess:''' Hey! You don't own me! (The Anti-Fish)

to:

* NotADate: NotADate:
**
Princess What's-Her-Name's usual response when she's out with Jim, sometimes taken to extremes.
--> '''Princess:''' --->'''Princess:''' What do you mean, "relationship"? (Queen What's-Her-Name)
-->
What's-Her-Name)\\
'''Princess:''' Hey! You don't own me! (The Anti-Fish)



-->"You know, after a few days in space, some people see strange things but, not me, pal. ''(Jim flies by screaming)'' Like, uh... just now, for instance. I definitely did NOT see a big worm. ''(Jim bounces on a planetary ring and flies by screaming again)'' NOTHIN' HERE IN SPAAAACE, NO SIRREE, LALALALALALA!"

to:

-->"You know, after a few days in space, some people see strange things but, not me, pal. ''(Jim ''[Jim flies by screaming)'' screaming]'' Like, uh... just now, for instance. I definitely did NOT see a big worm. ''(Jim ''[Jim bounces on a planetary ring and flies by screaming again)'' again]'' NOTHIN' HERE IN SPAAAACE, NO SIRREE, LALALALALALA!"



-->'''Jim:''' Hiss, Hiss! Hello, I am a steam pipe. The intruders went that way. Hiss, hiss! Steam!\\
'''Sentry robot inside Jim's suit:''' Thanks, pal. ''(shakes Jim and runs off)''

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-->'''Jim:''' --->'''Jim:''' Hiss, Hiss! Hello, I am a steam pipe. The intruders went that way. Hiss, hiss! Steam!\\
'''Sentry robot inside Jim's suit:''' Thanks, pal. ''(shakes ''[shakes Jim and runs off)''off]''



-->'''Peter:''' Aren't you going to remove your helmet in the presence of a lady?\\

to:

-->'''Peter:''' --->'''Peter:''' Aren't you going to remove your helmet in the presence of a lady?\\



''(Psycrow shrugs, but complies)''

to:

''(Psycrow ''[Psycrow shrugs, but complies)''complies]''



-->"I appreciate you're taking the time to discuss my feelings, [[PunnyName Snott]]. How do I feel? Well, perhaps this little puppet play I've written will explain. (sticks two forks into the table)(waves salt shaker between the prongs of the forks) I am Earthworm Jim. Woe is me for I am wrongfully imprisoned.(grabs mustard bottle) I am Peter. [[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment Sad and unhappy am I]] [[AmbiguouslyGay without Jim]]. BOO HOO! BOO HOO HOO HOO!! My life is without purpose. [[TheWoobie Emptiness wells up in my tortured soul.]] I'm going to...GOING TO...(squirts [[UnusualEuphemism mustard]] all over the table)(grabs ketchup bottle) [[UnfortunateName I am Snott]], [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments I also am indeed BLEAUGH!]] (squirts ketchup all over the table)(grabs the sugar and a jar of jelly) I'm just the sugar but I'm gonna barf too, and the [[SanitySlippage JELLY, JELLY BARF, JELLY BARF!!!]](soaks his hands in the mixture and theatrically displays them to the audience) [[LargeHam BEHOLD the GOOEY SLOP of our SORROW! (smears the mixture all over his face with his hands) IT IS...SLOBBER...DAMMERUNG!!!]] ''[[ChewingTheScenery THE TWILIGHT OF THE CONDIMENTS! WEEP FOR THEM, WEEP FOR THEIR SORROW-HO-HOHO-HOHH!!!]]''
-->(dunks his entire face into the mixture)
-->Yes, Snott, [[CaptainObvious my delicate psyche has come horribly unglued!]]"

to:

-->"I -->'''Jim:''' I appreciate you're taking the time to discuss my feelings, [[PunnyName Snott]]. How do I feel? Well, perhaps this little puppet play I've written will explain. (sticks two forks into the table)(waves salt shaker between the prongs of the forks) I am Earthworm Jim. Woe is me for I am wrongfully imprisoned.(grabs mustard bottle) I am Peter. [[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment Sad and unhappy am I]] [[AmbiguouslyGay without Jim]]. BOO HOO! BOO HOO HOO HOO!! My life is without purpose. [[TheWoobie Emptiness wells up in my tortured soul.]] I'm going to...GOING TO...(squirts [[UnusualEuphemism mustard]] all over the table)(grabs ketchup bottle) [[UnfortunateName I am Snott]], [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments I also am indeed BLEAUGH!]] (squirts ketchup all over the table)(grabs the sugar and a jar of jelly) I'm just the sugar but I'm gonna barf too, and the [[SanitySlippage JELLY, JELLY BARF, JELLY BARF!!!]](soaks his hands in the mixture and theatrically displays them to the audience) [[LargeHam BEHOLD the GOOEY SLOP of our SORROW! (smears the mixture all over his face with his hands) IT IS...SLOBBER...DAMMERUNG!!!]] ''[[ChewingTheScenery THE TWILIGHT OF THE CONDIMENTS! WEEP FOR THEM, WEEP FOR THEIR SORROW-HO-HOHO-HOHH!!!]]''
-->(dunks
SORROW-HO-HOHO-HOHH!!!]]''\\
''[dunks
his entire face into the mixture)
-->Yes,
mixture]''\\
'''Jim:''' Yes,
Snott, [[CaptainObvious my delicate psyche has come horribly unglued!]]"unglued!]]



-->'''Grayson:''' Just before the table attacked, I heard a high-pitched whine.
-->'''Jim:''' Uh, it wasn't coming from ME, was it?

to:

-->'''Grayson:''' Just before the table attacked, I heard a high-pitched whine.
-->'''Jim:'''
whine.\\
'''Jim:'''
Uh, it wasn't coming from ME, was it?



---> '''Jim:''' Peter, you keep a look out while Snot and I...''[[Literature/JourneyToTheCenterOfTheEarth journey to the center of the suit!]]''
---> '''Snot:''' *gibberish*
---> '''Jim:''' I dunno, Snot. Who's Creator/JulesVerne?

to:

---> '''Jim:''' --->'''Jim:''' Peter, you keep a look out while Snot and I...I... ''[[Literature/JourneyToTheCenterOfTheEarth journey to the center of the suit!]]''
--->
suit!]]''\\
'''Snot:''' *gibberish*
--->
''[gibberish]''\\
'''Jim:''' I dunno, Snot. Who's Creator/JulesVerne?



-->'''Evil''': (''EvilLaugh'') Now I shall destroy the universe!
-->'''Henchrat''': Uh, what we do then, Boss?
-->'''Evil''': Hmm. (''eyes widen, {{beat}}'') I really hadn't thought about it, actually.

to:

-->'''Evil''': -->'''Evil:''' (''EvilLaugh'') Now I shall destroy the universe!
-->'''Henchrat''':
universe!\\
'''Henchrat:'''
Uh, what we do then, Boss?
-->'''Evil''':
Boss?\\
'''Evil:'''
Hmm. (''eyes ''[eyes widen, {{beat}}'') {{beat}}]'' I really hadn't thought about it, actually.



-->'''Psy-Crow:''' I will now crush you like....Some easily crushed thing! (The Book of Doom)
-->'''Peter:''' We're gonna fry like...Jim, what're those things that get really hot and then burn up?
-->'''Jim:''' Us? (The Egg Beater)
-->'''Professor Monkey-for-a-Head:''' With this freeze ray, I shall freeze you AS SOLID AS!...[[FacePalm a solid, freezy-frozen thing]]. What's that, Monkey? Oh, right, thank you! [[CaptainObvious A block of ice]]. (The Egg Beater)
-->'''Jim:''' This blanket of evil will cover the earth like...[[ShapedLikeItself a huge blanket that's really...hideous]]!

to:

-->'''Psy-Crow:''' --->'''Psy-Crow:''' I will now crush you like....Some easily crushed thing! (The Book of Doom)
-->'''Peter:'''
Doom)\\
'''Peter:'''
We're gonna fry like...Jim, what're those things that get really hot and then burn up?
-->'''Jim:'''
up?\\
'''Jim:'''
Us? (The Egg Beater)
-->'''Professor
Beater)\\
'''Professor
Monkey-for-a-Head:''' With this freeze ray, I shall freeze you AS SOLID AS!...[[FacePalm a solid, freezy-frozen thing]]. What's that, Monkey? Oh, right, thank you! [[CaptainObvious A block of ice]]. (The Egg Beater)
-->'''Jim:'''
Beater)\\
'''Jim:'''
This blanket of evil will cover the earth like...[[ShapedLikeItself a huge blanket that's really...hideous]]!



* TwoBeingsOneBody: Professor Monkey-For-A-Head, and also Monkey Professor-For-A-Head, his inverted version.

to:

* TwoBeingsOneBody: TwoBeingsOneBody:
**
Professor Monkey-For-A-Head, and also Monkey Professor-For-A-Head, his inverted version.



-->'''Evil Jim:''' Face the awesome wrath of your own left fist!

to:

-->'''Evil --->'''Evil Jim:''' Face the awesome wrath of your own left fist!



* WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes: ''Everything'' for the Planet of Easily Frightened People.
-->"Ahhhh, something green! Ahhhh, something not green! Ahhhh, air!"

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* WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes: WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes:
**
''Everything'' for the Planet of Easily Frightened People.
-->"Ahhhh, --->"Ahhhh, something green! Ahhhh, something not green! Ahhhh, air!"



--> '''Jim:''' Woah, Bad thing happen. (Opposites Attack)
-->'''Peter:''' I go bang bang now! (A Lounge Day's Jorney into Night)
-->'''Freak show owner:''' I could make a mint with a giant worm, a talking dog and a ''(the Queen smacks him away)'' Big....hurty....thing... (Trout!)

to:

--> '''Jim:''' --->'''Jim:''' Woah, Bad thing happen. (Opposites Attack)
-->'''Peter:'''
Attack)\\
'''Peter:'''
I go bang bang now! (A Lounge Day's Jorney into Night)
-->'''Freak
Night)\\
'''Freak
show owner:''' I could make a mint with a giant worm, a talking dog and a ''(the Queen smacks him away)'' Big....hurty....thing... (Trout!)


* [[spoiler:CreatorCameo]]: The Great Worm Spirit's true form, revealed in "Hyper-Psycrow", turns out to be [[spoiler:Doug [=TenNapel=].]] This is even lampshaded [[spoiler:when he brings up the ending credits to prove it.]]

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* [[spoiler:CreatorCameo]]: The CreatorCameo: [[spoiler:The Great Worm Spirit's true form, revealed in "Hyper-Psycrow", turns out to be [[spoiler:Doug Doug [=TenNapel=].]] This [[spoiler:This is even lampshaded [[spoiler:when when he brings up the ending credits to prove it.]]]]
* CrossesTheLineTwice: In the episode featuring Hyper Psycrow, Jim and Peter retreat to the room of the elderly superhero The Puce Dynamo. Amongst the Dynamo's paraphernalia is a framed letter from US president Harry Truman, which Peter reads aloud: "Thank you for offering to end UsefulNotes/WorldWarII, but we have a bomb we wanna try out."


** In the episode "Upholstered Peril" it is revealed Professor Monkey-for-a-Head really hates fruit carts. Why? [[spoiler: Because a fruit cart-A STINKING fruit cart-killed his pa!]]

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** In the episode "Upholstered Peril" it is revealed Professor Monkey-for-a-Head really really, REALLY hates fruit carts. Why? [[spoiler: Because a fruit cart-A cart -- A STINKING fruit cart-killed cart -- killed his pa!]]


* GettingCrapPastTheRadar:
--> '''Jim:''' Quick, little buddy! Whip me! ''Whip me!''\\
'''Peter:''' ...I beg your pardon?\\
'''Jim:''' I ''mean'' use me as a whip!\\
'''Peter:'''[[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant Oh! Right!]]
--> '''Jim:''' Psycrow's behavioral control center! Quick! Your tape player!\\
'''Peter:''' You're not gonna get [[UnusualEuphemism custard]] on it again, are you?
** Censors were taking a nap during the production of the episode "Peanut of the Apes." First, Jim attempts to increase his show's ratings by appearing, together with Peter, on a beach dressed in thong bikinis complete with Peter commenting "My bikini is giving me a snuggie." Later in the same episode Jim barges in on Professor Monkey-For-A-Head shouting "Just what do you think you're doing?!" The professor quickly yanks a FrenchMaidOutfit off of the monkey and counters "Nothing! Nothing at all!"
** A one-time character's name "Ethel" is pronounced incorrectly due to a lisp, sounding like "asshole".
** Jim has a phone in the groin area of his suit, only mentioned in the episode "Peanut of the Apes."
---> *ringing sound*\\
'''Peter:''' Uh, Jim? That's your pants phone. Aren't you gonna answer?''\\
'''Jim:''' In a sec, I'm kinda enjoying it.
** A case could be made for Jim's catchphrase "Eat dirt!" Earthworm's, at least as far as this Troper knows, eat dirt, but also crap out dirt. He could be saying "Eat shit!" for all we know.



* GoneHorriblyRight: Bob has this happen to him on numerous occasions, especially in the mid-intervals. Two of the more notable examples are when he finally manages to make his fishy minions intelligent enough to understand him by mutating them to have giant brains (they become intelligent enough to realise he is a dangerous megalomaniac who must be destroyed and blast him with psychic powers) and when he tries giving them an actual demonstration of what he means by destroying things (a bigger fish leaps out and starts beating him up).

to:

* GoneHorriblyRight: Bob has this happen to him on numerous occasions, especially in the mid-intervals. Two
** One
of the more notable examples are is when he finally manages to make his fishy minions intelligent enough to understand him by mutating them to have giant brains (they become intelligent enough to realise he is a dangerous megalomaniac who must be destroyed and blast him with psychic powers) and when he powers).
** He also
tries giving them the minions an actual demonstration of what he means by destroying things (a bigger fish leaps out and starts beating him up).


-->'''Jim:''' Do your worst! Tear us limb from limb! Shred us into cole slaw! Throw us into an atomic furnace!\\
'''Peter:''' You're all good?\\

to:

-->'''Jim:''' Do your worst! Tear us limb from limb! Shred us into cole slaw! coleslaw! Throw us into an atomic furnace!\\
'''Peter:''' You're They're all good?\\

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* AntiMentor: The Sword of Righteousness claims to be a great sword and tells Jim the he must be taught how to properly wield him in order to truly become a hero. However, once the sword reveals that nobody that has wielded him has ever won a fight, Jim recognizes him as this trope and immediately discard him and all his lessons.

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* LemonyNarrator: Present in many episodes, but UpToEleven in "The Wizard of Ooze" when he is downright jaded at what's transpiring.


[[http://tvshowsondvd.com/news/Earthworm-Jim-The-Complete-Series/16727 A DVD set]] has finally been announced for a North American release!

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[[http://tvshowsondvd.com/news/Earthworm-Jim-The-Complete-Series/16727 A DVD set]] has finally been announced for a North American release!of the complete series was released in 2012.

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* WhoWritesThisCrap: Peter complains "Who writes this garbage?" in "Darwin's Nightmare", after Jim says his plot development alarm went off, and the script gets faxed to him.


* TakeThat: In the episode "Darwin's Nightmare", Jim and Peter are seen watching a pastiche of Jacques Coustea on television. Peter says that the Coustea parody is a little "special". After the diver says that fish are the highest form of life, Jim and Peter then say in unison that he is "very, very special". Note that "special" can be used as a euphemism for mentally handicapped.

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* TakeThat: In the episode "Darwin's Nightmare", Jim and Peter are seen watching a pastiche of Jacques Coustea Cousteau on television. Peter says that the Coustea parody is a little "special". After the diver says that fish are the highest form of life, Jim and Peter then say in unison that he is "very, very special". Note that "special" can be used as a euphemism for mentally handicapped.handicapped.
** Another episode's mid-show short had a 50s-style educational short showing us how Evil the Cat produces evil things (from the kid's point of view)-- homework, vegetables, and an {{Expy}} of [[Series/AmericasFunniestHomeVideos Bob Saget]].


* VillainsOutShopping: Done frequently. Often a premise for mid-interval shorts in the first season with one of the RoguesGallery [[ADayInTheLimelight in lead role]].

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* VocalDissonance: The Nameless One is a horrific monster Evil the Cat summons who looks like he came straight from Hell.... but he's voiced by [[Series/WinBenSteinsMoney Ben Stein]] in his typical calm, flat monotone.
* VillainsOutShopping: Done frequently. Often a premise for mid-interval shorts in the first season with one of the RoguesGallery [[ADayInTheLimelight in the lead role]].


-->"I appreciate you're taking the time to discuss my feelings, [[PunnyName Snott]]. How do I feel? Well, perhaps this little puppet play I've written will explain. (sticks two forks into the table)(waves salt shaker between the prongs of the forks) I am Earthworm Jim. Woe is me for I am wrongfully imprisoned.(grabs mustard bottle) I am Peter. [[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment Sad and unhappy am I]] [[AmbiguouslyGay without Jim]]. BOO HOO! BOO HOO HOO HOO!! My life is without purpose. [[TheWoobie Emptiness wells up in my tortured soul.]] I'm going to...GOING TO...(squirts [[UnusualEuphemism mustard]] all over the table)(grabs ketchup bottle) [[UnfortunateName I am Snott]], [[CrowningMomentOfFunny I also am indeed BLEAUGH!]] (squirts ketchup all over the table)(grabs the sugar and a jar of jelly) I'm just the sugar but I'm gonna barf too, and the [[SanitySlippage JELLY, JELLY BARF, JELLY BARF!!!]](soaks his hands in the mixture and theatrically displays them to the audience) [[LargeHam BEHOLD the GOOEY SLOP of our SORROW! (smears the mixture all over his face with his hands) IT IS...SLOBBER...DAMMERUNG!!!]] ''[[ChewingTheScenery THE TWILIGHT OF THE CONDIMENTS! WEEP FOR THEM, WEEP FOR THEIR SORROW-HO-HOHO-HOHH!!!]]''

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-->"I appreciate you're taking the time to discuss my feelings, [[PunnyName Snott]]. How do I feel? Well, perhaps this little puppet play I've written will explain. (sticks two forks into the table)(waves salt shaker between the prongs of the forks) I am Earthworm Jim. Woe is me for I am wrongfully imprisoned.(grabs mustard bottle) I am Peter. [[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment Sad and unhappy am I]] [[AmbiguouslyGay without Jim]]. BOO HOO! BOO HOO HOO HOO!! My life is without purpose. [[TheWoobie Emptiness wells up in my tortured soul.]] I'm going to...GOING TO...(squirts [[UnusualEuphemism mustard]] all over the table)(grabs ketchup bottle) [[UnfortunateName I am Snott]], [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments I also am indeed BLEAUGH!]] (squirts ketchup all over the table)(grabs the sugar and a jar of jelly) I'm just the sugar but I'm gonna barf too, and the [[SanitySlippage JELLY, JELLY BARF, JELLY BARF!!!]](soaks his hands in the mixture and theatrically displays them to the audience) [[LargeHam BEHOLD the GOOEY SLOP of our SORROW! (smears the mixture all over his face with his hands) IT IS...SLOBBER...DAMMERUNG!!!]] ''[[ChewingTheScenery THE TWILIGHT OF THE CONDIMENTS! WEEP FOR THEM, WEEP FOR THEIR SORROW-HO-HOHO-HOHH!!!]]''

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* WholeEpisodeFlashback: "Bring Me the Head of Earthworm Jim" is framed as Psycrow and Professor Monkey-for-a-Head reminiscing on the time they finally defeated Earthworm Jim and stole his Super Suit (all of which happened yesterday).

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