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  • Adored by the Network: The show premiered in a marathon format with all 20 episodes of season 1 airing back-to-back, and was later renewed for a second season.
  • Celebrity Voice Actor:
    • The Moon is voiced by Cedric the Entertainer.
    • Barb Goldberg the elf is voiced by Whoopi Goldberg.
    • Bobcat Goldthwait provides Oscar's "new" voice in "Radio Silence"
  • Children Voicing Children: All the campers are voiced by children.
  • Cross-Dressing Voices: Pajamas is voiced by girls. In the pilot by Anna Strupinsky and in the series by Naomi Hansen.
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    • Alexa is named after her voice actress, Alexa Nisenson.
    • Barb Goldberg's last name is from her voice actress, Whoopi Goldberg.
  • Dawson Casting: Susie, Alice, and Betsy are teenagers, but their voice actresses (Julia Pott, Charlyne Yi, and Nikki Castillo, respectively) are all adults. Although it's downplayed with Nikki Castillo since her age is a little closer to her character at the time she recorded her voice.
  • Descended Creator: Series creator Julia Pott voices Susie, the lead camp counselor and resident Alpha Bitch.
  • Marathon Running: The series took over both Cartoon Network and Boomerang with 20 episodes debuting back-to-back. Beginning Saturday, July 7 at 6 a.m. (ET/PT) through Sunday, July 8. Many fear take this is a sign that the show is being Screwed by the Network and burned off to justify getting it off the schedule in favor of more Teen Titans Go! reruns.
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  • Name's the Same: Oscar's actor, in real life, is named after the late musician Elliott Smith who dominates results of a Google search on the name; most of the voice actor's social media are variations on "the other Elliott Smith".
  • The Other Darrin:
    • Oscar Peltzer was voiced by Justin Felbinger in the pilot, and by two actors in the actual series (first Elliott Smith, and currently Asher Bishop).
    • Hedgehog was voiced by Ashley Boettcher in the pilot, by and Oona Laurence in the actual series.
    • Max is voiced by Thomas Vaethroeder in the pilot and by Ramone Hamilton in the actual series.
    • Pajamas was voiced by Anna Strupinsky in the pilot and by Naomi Hansen in the actual series.
    • Both Shark and Monster Under The Bed were voiced by Judd Hirsch in the pilot, while the actual series respectively casts them with Richard Kind and Alfred Molina.
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  • Production Posse: Since Julia Pott previously worked on Adventure Time, some of her co-workers from that show moved to work on this show.
  • Relationship Voice Actor: Charlyne Yi (Alice), Bobby Moynihan (the monsters Mortimer and Melvin), and Sam Lavagnino (Pepper) all worked together in We Bare Bears as Chloe, Panda, and baby Grizz, respectively.
  • Talking to Himself: Bobby Moynihan voices Mortimer, Melvin, and several other minor characters.
  • What Could Have Been: According to Julia Pott, Oscar originally had a crush on Hedgehog, but in development, she and her team decided to make them really close friends.
    "We wanted to have a best friendship that was just unconditional friendship love with nothing romantic there, just these two people that really support and love each other no matter what."
  • The Wiki Rule: Summer Camp Island Wiki.
  • Word of God: The ages of the characters: Lem is 5, Pepper and Lucy are 9, Oliver is 10, Oscar, Hedgehog, and Max are 11, and Alexa is 12.

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