The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy: Meet the Reaper ()
In "Meet the Reaper", Billy and Mandy, two neighbor kids, play a game with the Grim Reaper for the soul of a sick hamster. In "Skeletons In the Water Closet". The first season of The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy consisted of 23 episodes, including that season. Instead, it includes all the episodes from " Meet the Reaper" to "Love Is 'Evol' Spelled Backwards", as well as "Battle of the Bands". Meet the Reaper is the official pilot episode of The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy and Grim & Evil. Billy and Mandy are two seemingly ordinary kids, who spend their day playing in the safe and normal suburbs of Endsville. The Grim Reaper appears to harvest the pet's soul, but is.
I'm tired of wasting me powers on your dumb little requests. It's always "Grim-do-this, Grim-do-that". Grim, I wanna be spider-monkey! You got something to say to me, Squirt? Your mother has a job and is a respected member of the community. No one talks about my mother that way! You look like a nerd. When I left you, I was but a nerd.
Now, I am the master! Give it up Billy.The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy - Season 5
They're doing the most horrible things to each other! I've never seen someone's spine bend that way! It looks like I'll have to use my full power to fight you, Billy. Bring it on, Babycakes. I can't believe I'm free of those little brats.
And I got jiggy with the chaos! And I want a snow cone! That was a great trick, Mandy. All in a night's work. Why do people do tricks on Halloween? I suppose that's partly my fault. Now, every village has its problems, and Jack was Endsville's problem. Now, Jack was just a pleasant guy; it's just that he had this one weakness Now everyone enjoys a good laugh every now and then, but the problem with Jack was that he just didn't know when to stop Rumor had it he'd stay up through the night inventing new tricks, then he'd laugh himself to sleep They sent a prank gift to the queen and signed it from Jack.
Who's telling this story?! Now, everyone knew the queen had no sense of humor, but she did receive gifts But when she opened her gift from Jack, well Jack had to be taught a lesson That's when I made the scene.
Well, it was his time, but the guy refused to go I underestimated his power He took me scythe! Well, he wanted to strike a bargain so he could keep playing pranks for all eternity.
If I granted him eternal life, he give me back my scythe. Did you give it to him? Well, I had no choice. I granted him eternal life. But the Grim Reaper does not like being tricked, so I decided that Jack would not be showing his face around town again Didn't think you had it in you. I hear that Jack got himself a pumpkin and wears it as his new head Time passed, and so did the story of Jack O'Lantern.
It is said he still lives in that old house, untouched by time Every Halloween night, Jack emerges with a sack full of tricks, and he plays terrible pranks on the people of Endsville So Billy, that's why people trick on Halloween. Oh, that is the lamest story I ever heard!
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I'm SO sure - Jack the evil pumpkin-head prankster! Well, I don't buy it! The door opens, and Jack pokes head out. Billy continues to knock on Jack's head, stops when he finally notices him, and then knocks a final time. My very own pet skunk! Hey, little guy, my name's Billy- [gets skunked] He likes me. As you can see, I have more important pranks to pull. So get lost, and take that phony scythe with you. This scythe ain't phony! It's the real thing!
Close up on scythe blade shows Grim's name and address.
Give it to me! Oh no, Grim said the scythe could open a vortex to the Underworld, and, in the wrong hands, it could be a The oldest trick in the book, and you fell for it, my boy.
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Now I have the scythe and ALL of its terrible powers! You wanna trick-or-treat with me? Do you mind if I bring a few I'm beginning to like you, kid. So where are your friends, Jack? All I see around here are a bunch of stupid pumpkins!
Jack lifts the scythe and slices open a spacial rift in the clouds, unleashing hundreds of demons from the Underworld. Allow me to introduce you to my friends! With the Grim Reaper's scythe at my side, chaos will reign! Be free, spirits of the Underworld! Take these pumpkin for bodies and live again! Together, we will rule the night and take our revenge on the people of Endsville!
Now it's OUR turn to walk the streets while the people of Endsville coward in their homes! The sun will never rise again, and it will be Halloween every night Now that's what I call Halloween spirit.
How's your Halloween been so far? Give me my scythe! Sorry, but I'll be needing it to control the universe! Oh, have you two met? Well, relax, old friend.
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy - Wikipedia
Three hundred and sixty-four days a year, I can't even go to the ding-dong grocery store to buy pudding! And do you know WHY? The pair also use Grim's enormously strong supernatural abilities or ties with a number of beastly characters to achieve goals or desires for themselves, often with twisted results. Famed fictional monsters including Draculathe Wolfmanand the bogeyman are also comically depicted in the series.
Greenblatta simple-minded, irritating underworld creature who loves frozen yogurt and nachos; Dracula Phil LaMarra selfish elderly vampire who's revealed to be Irwin's paternal grandfather in the final season of the show.
The show lacks continuity for the most part, as many episodes end with characters killed, exiled, or stuck in a situation. Characters sometimes display an awareness of some events from previous episodes, but there are no clear character arcs or coherent plot lines tying the show together. History[ edit ] The series had its genesis inwhen Maxwell Atoms, while he was a junior at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, made a two-minute short film for his thesis project.
Titled Billy and Mandy in: The Trepanation of the Skull and You, it centers around Billy and Mandy prototype versions discussing trepanning with each other.
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In the end, Mandy drills Billy's head, causing him to pass out after too much blood loss even though he says he feels great. The short had never been shown publicly until April 30,during the first annual TromAnimation Film Festival. The show's existence is the result of a viewer poll event by way of telephone and the Internet called Cartoon Network's Big Pick which was held from June 16 to August 25,