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1[[quoteright:242:]]˛Finn finds an old truck, and Jake calls Banana Man to help with the repairs. But when BMO stays up all night working on the truck, he hears on a spooky radio talk show that Princess Bubblegum is a reptilian replicate.˛----˛!! Tropes˛* ADayInTheLimelight: Banana Man from "The New Frontier" gets to be one of the main cast in this episode.˛* ArtisticLicenseEngineering: Banana Man explains how a petrol engine works, but the truck is then stated to run on diesel (which means it wouldn't have spark plugs).˛* AscendedExtra: Banana Man gets ADayInTheLimelight in this episode.˛* AttackOfThe50FootWhatever: The Bubblegum impostor's true form is a large pink lizard.˛* CallBack: Banana Man from [[Recap/AdventureTimeS3E18TheNewFrontier The New Frontier]] is called in by Jake to fix the truck.˛* CarFu: Finn ends up getting the Banana Man to crash their new truck into the giant shapeshifting lizard that impersonated Princess Bubblegum.˛* ChekhovsSkill: If a banana can make a functioning rocket, surely he knows about auto mechanics, right?˛* ContinuityNod: Banana Man notes that Jake once [[Recap/AdventureTimeS3E18TheNewFrontier destroyed his land, home and rocket in his attempt to commit suicide as prophesied by the Cosmic Owl.]]˛* TheCuckoolanderWasRight: Starchy and BMO turn out to be right about PB having been replaced by a lizard.˛* FakeKing: Double Subverted. Starchy suggests that PB has been replaced by a shape-shifting lizardoid imposter, in a reference to common conspiracy theories, but it turns out to be true.˛* IfYoureSoEvilEatThisKitten: BMO exposes the lizard by tempting it with a bug.˛* IJustWantToHaveFriends: Banana Man turns out to be very lonely.˛* InstructionalDialogue: Banana Man gives a lecture on how petrol-engine cylinders work.˛* LeaningOnTheFourthWall: Played with, Banana Man shows the viewers how a car cylinder works, but Finn can't see the animation and thinks he's pointing at nothing.˛* NonMammalMammaries: The female Banana Guard has breasts.˛* ReptilesAreAbhorrent: The Bubblegum impostor who mimics the real one.˛* TheReptilians: A classic one turns out to be impersonating PB.˛* {{ShapeShifting}}: The Bubblegum impostor could perfectly mimic Bubblegum until BMO reveals its identity by [[IfYoureSoEvilEatThisKitten tempting it with an insect]].˛* ShowWithinAShow: BMO and Banana Man listen to "Graveyard Shift", a late-night cryptid/conspiracy show hosted by Starchy the Gravedigger, where they learn about the conspiracy that Princess Bubblegum has been replaced by a lizard-person.˛* TheSmurfettePrinciple: There's a token girl Banana Guard that Banana Man falls for.


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