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Recap / Fantastic Four Worlds Greatest Heroes Molehattan

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While en route to coach a soccer game, Ben is kidnapped by the Mole Man, a squat man building a city underground for the ugly ones of society. Will Ben take his offer of a new life?

This episode contains the following tropes:

  • Crazy Cat Lady: Ms. Monet has at least three.
  • Description Cut: As Johnny says that Ben's absence is probably due to him sleeping in, the camera cuts to Ben awakening after his kidnapping.
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  • Fantastic Slur: "Surface-dweller."
  • Hero Does Public Service: The beginning finds Reed, Susan, and Johnny playfully using their powers for the amusement of a kid soccer team until Ben turns up to coach them.
  • I Just Want to Be Normal: Ben.
    Aww, come on. Is there some law against me having a normal day?
  • Kryptonite Factor: Freon for Johnny.
  • Mundane Utility: Reed, Johnny, and Susan use their powers to put on a show for the kids.
  • Shut Up, Hannibal!: Ben to Mole Man.
  • Tempting Fate: Reed.
    The lab defenses should keep [the Moloids] out as long as the electricity holds. (Power goes out) Well, that changes things.
  • The End... Or Is It?: Just before the credits, a giant Moloid rises out of the harbour.
  • Throw the Dog a Bone: The kids Ben volunteered to coach come to visit.
  • Villain Has a Point: The Mole Man is right that Ben gets less respect than his teammates.
  • What Kind of Lame Power Is Heart, Anyway?: Cory mocks Reed's elasticity.
    • Heart Is an Awesome Power: Reed seals the Moloids out of the Baxter Building.
  • Won't Take "Yes" for an Answer:
    Johnny: Unless you're saying "Go after Ben and Sue", I don't care.
    Reed: Go after them.
    Johnny: You can't stop me. I'm gonna... Wait. What?
    Reed: Go!

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