Brats of the Lost Nebula is a hybrid show, using puppets created by Jim Henson's Creature Shop, mixed with computer animation. The series was originally broadcast on Kids' WB! However, only three episodes were broadcast before it was taken off the air. The show fared somewhat better in Canada, where it aired all 13 episodes aired on YTV.
This series provides examples of:
- Adventure Planets
- Earth-Shattering Kaboom: The main cast is made up of five orphans whose planets were destroyed by the Shock.
- Evil Empire: The Shock
- Five-Man Band: The Orphans
- Genius Loci: The Planetoid, which is also their home base.
- Handicapped Badass: Lavana after her wings are torn off in an explosion.
- I Will Find You: Zadam and Tripily's quest to find their parents.
- Parental Abandonment: The only way to save their children.
- Planet Eater
- Wing Pull
- Winged Humanoid: Lavana, of the fairy wings-like variety.
- You Can't Go Home Again
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair: Zadam