Terror in Atlantis
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|"Terror in Atlantis"|
|Airdate||November 29, 1985|
|Written by||Jeff Segal, Kelly Ward and Francis Moss|
The Atlanteans took many secrets to their graves...so let's dig them up!
(Numbers indicate order of appearance.)
"You guys had better head for the Boomer."
"What about you, Scooter?"
"Oh, don't worry about me. I'll be fine. I'm gonna hide."
- —Scooter and Nick discuss the finer points of heroism.
- Tork appears as a Guardian in this episode where literally yesterday he aired as a Renegade in "The Gift". Unfortunately, his next and final appearance in the series proper will confuse things even more.
- The Guardians use a Boomer for the first time this episode, one of the Blast models that was sold as a Renegade vehicle in the toy line.
- Among the creatures of myth summoned are a Minotaur, the Furies, a dragon, griffin, cyclops and the gorgon.
- Gadgets and Powers:
- Scooter uses a hologram to disguise a giant mirror as himself, tricking the gorgon into reflecting its petrifying gaze. Where he got the giant mirror, though, we'll never know.
- Scooter is shown using blasters against the gorgon.
Animation and technical errors
- Nick is wearing the blue parka when first seen instead of the proper brown.
- Lois appears in the brown parka instead of blue when they first spy Atlantis.
- A.J. is colored Caucasian when she arrives in the Boomer.
- Crasher is missing her left red rectangle when talking about crushing the weasel Janus.
- Janus is the two-faced god of Roman myth. Get it?