Three average pre-teen kids enter a haunted house and encounter a crazy blue phasm named Flabber, who grants them a wish for freeing him from a pipe organ. Their wish: to be their favorite superheroes - the Beetleborgs! But in doing so, Flabber accidentally releases the Beetleborgs' enemies, the evil Magnavores, from the comic books as well. Now the kids, as the Beetleborgs, must defend their city from the Magnavores.
BeetleBorgs Season 1 (1996-1997)
|1x01 Beetle Rock (1) |
Drew, Jo and Roland are hanging out at Zoom Comics when local bullies Van and Trip dare them to go into the old abandoned Hillhurst House.
|Sep. 07, 1996|
|1x02 Beetle Rock (2) |
When Flabber grants the kids their wish to become Beetleborgs, he accidentally unleashes the comic book villains, too.
|Sep. 07, 1996|
|1x03 TNT for Two |
Trip and Van learn that everyone knows they were too scared to go into the Hillhurst House, so they have a wrecking crew tear it down.
|Sep. 09, 1996|
|1x04 The Ghost is Toast |
Dr. Buster Zapper plans to go to the Hillhurst House with his phasm blaster, while Jara, Noxic and Typhus summon Terror Bear from the comic book.
|Sep. 10, 1996|
|1x05 The Treasure of Hillhurst Mansion |
Flabber is sick, and when Drew, Jo and Roland go to check on him, they discover that his handkerchief is a treasure map.
|Sep. 11, 1996|
|1x06 Never Cry Werewolf |
Wolfgang bursts into Zoom Comics and upsets everyone. The Magnavors lure him back to the tomb, where Vexor asks him to help rid of the Beetleborgs.
|Sep. 12, 1996|
|1x07 Say the Magic Word |
Roland is having trouble with his magic tricks, so Flabber lends him a book of magic words. When Roland loses the book, Trip and Van cause trouble.
|Sep. 13, 1996|
|1x08 Lights, Camera, Too Much Action |
A film crew decides to use the Hillhurst House for a shoot. When the director discovers Graxxis in the house, he assumes he's an actor.
|Sep. 14, 1996|
|1x09 Nano in the House |
Vexor pulls a charm from the comic book that will make whoever sees it the slave of the person wearing it. He plans to send it to the Beetleborgs.
|Sep. 16, 1996|
|1x10 Locomotion Commotion |
Nano's train is destined for destruction, but the Beetleborgs must first chase Garganturat, who wants to kidnap Heather into the comic book.
|Sep. 17, 1996|
|1x11 Cat-Tastrophy |
When Fire Kat is pulled out of the comic by the Magnavors, he is far less ferocious than they hoped, so they decide to give him some lessons.
|Sep. 18, 1996|
|1x12 Drew and Flabber's Less Than Fabulous Adventure |
When Heather sees a beautiful necklace on evil sorceress Queen Magna in the latest comic, Drew decides to get it for her on her birthday.
|Sep. 19, 1996|
|1x13 Ghouls Just Wanna Have Fun |
Jara, Noxic and Typhus create a beautiful monster named Monsterella to charm the residents of Hillhurst into revealing the comic book mystery.
|Sep. 20, 1996|
|1x14 It's a Bad, Bad, Bad, Bad World |
Jo drinks some "bad" soda and turns into "Mr. Hyde." She overturns tables and destroys the restaurant then bursts into Zoom Comics.
|Sep. 21, 1996|
|1x15 The Hunchback of Hillhurst |
After Nano and Aaron tell the kids the legend of the Hunchback of Hillhurst, they run into a slightly forgetful hunchback named Quincy Modo.
|Sep. 23, 1996|
|1x16 The Littlest Brattleborg |
Drew and Jo's cousin Oliver is the biggest Beetleborg fan ever. When Oliver wears his Beetleborg costume out to play, the Magnavors take him hostage.
|Sep. 27, 1996|
|1x17 Haunted Hideout |
As Nano is about to make a deposit at the Charterville Bank, two bank robbers take her money and run - straight into the Hillhurst House.
|Sep. 28, 1996|
|1x18 Monster Rock |
Nano meets a famous rock band that is in Charterville to make a record, and Trip suggests they rehearse at the Hillhurst House.
|Oct. 04, 1996|
|1x19 Convention Dimension |
The kids dress as Beetleborgs and attend a comic book convention, where they run into some familiar faces.
|Oct. 05, 1996|
|1x20 Root of All Evil |
While Drew and Jo are experimenting with his new plant, they realize it can talk. Meanwhile, the Magnavors send a plant monster to Hillhurst.
|Oct. 11, 1996|
|1x21 The Doctor is In |
Dr. Von Frankenbeans arrives at Hillhurst and begins bossing Flabber and the other house monsters around.
|Oct. 18, 1996|
|1x22 Space Case |
Thinking they are Earthlings, the Magnavors attack two aliens who try to communicate with them.
|Oct. 19, 1996|
|1x23 The Brain in the Attic |
The kids and house monsters discover an electronic brain device that causes the things you fear to materialize right before your eyes.
|Oct. 25, 1996|
|1x24 Bye, Bye Frankie |
When Drew, Jo and Roland go to Hillhurst on Halloween as trick-or-treaters, Frankenbeans is so intrigued with the idea that he sneaks out to explore.
|Oct. 31, 1996|
|1x25 Fangs Over Charterville |
Flabber hosts a special breakfast for everyone at Hillhurst. Miffed that there is no blood, Fangula storms off and bites Van and Trip.
|Nov. 02, 1996|
|1x26 Curse of The Shadow Borg |
When Vexor gets away with a piece of Drew's Beetleborg armor, the Beetleborgs head to Hillhurst, hoping Flabber can fix it.
|Nov. 11, 1996|
|1x27 The Rise of The Blaster Borg |
With the kids stripped of their Beetleborg powers, the Shadow Borg and the Magnavors wreak havoc.
|Nov. 12, 1996|
|1x28 The Revenge of Vexor |
When the Shadow Borg triumphs over the White Blaster Beetleborg, the kids realize that they must retaliate.
|Nov. 13, 1996|
|1x29 A Friend in Need |
Vexor's monsters are consumed by jealousy over the Shadow Borg, the key to Vexor's escape from the comics into the real world.
|Nov. 14, 1996|
|1x30 Raiders of The Tomb |
The kids and the gang at Hillhurst have fleas! Not only that, they're still "itching" to find a way to get rid of the Shadow Borg.
|Nov. 15, 1996|
|1x31 Big Rumble in Charterville |
Vexor throws down the gauntlet and challenges the BeetleBorgs to a fight - Shadow Borg vs. Blue Mega Beetleborg.
|Nov. 16, 1996|
|1x32 Yo Ho Borgs |
When the kids are assigned to do group reports on a historical figure, Drew and Roland choose Blackbeard the Pirate.
|Nov. 25, 1996|
|1x33 Christmas Bells and Phasm's Spells |
As Christmas approaches, Flabber recruits the house monsters to decorate the Hillhurst House and soon finds out that gifts and trees are being stolen.
|Dec. 21, 1996|
|1x34 Pet Problems |
Things get hairy when the terrible trio decides to cause a little "pet mischief" by kidnapping all the pets in town.
|Mar. 21, 1997|
|1x35 Phantom of Hillhurst |
When the Phantom of the Opera shows up needing a place to stay, the lonely visitor turns his affections toward Jo.
|Mar. 27, 1997|
|1x36 Operation Frankenbeans |
Dr. Frankenbeans returns to Hillhurst to repair young Frankenbeans' defective brain and turns him into a genius.
|Mar. 28, 1997|
|1x37 The Curse of Mums' Tomb |
Flabber, the house monsters and the kids try to save Mums when he gets "mum-napped" by the same archaeologist who originally found the tomb.
|Apr. 03, 1997|
|1x38 This Old Ghost |
Old man Hillhurst returns to his old home. There's only one glitch... he wants Flabber and the gang out right away!
|Apr. 04, 1997|
|1x39 Jo's Strange Change |
When the house monsters can't agree on which of them is the scariest, Flabber scares up a frightening contest.
|Apr. 10, 1997|
|1x40 She Wolf |
It's Wolfgang's favorite time of the month, a full moon, and the other house monsters are trying to prevent Wolfgang from getting out.
|Apr. 11, 1997|
|1x41 Something Fishy |
Trip and Van plan to become famous by catching the legendary fish named Charterville Charlie.
|Apr. 17, 1997|
|1x42 Bride of Frankenbeans |
When Baron Von Frankenbeans pieces together a bride for young Frankenbeans and brings her to life, the terrible trio schemes to ruin the wedding.
|Apr. 18, 1997|
|1x43 Fangula's Last Bite |
Flabber is upset that he might lose his roommate, Fangula, since he's been neglecting his vampire duties.
|Apr. 21, 1997|
|1x44 The Good, the Bad, and the Scary |
While Mums and Fangula argue over which of them is scarier, Wolfie searches Flabber's book for a spell to switch people's bodies.
|Apr. 25, 1997|
|1x45 Buggin' Out |
Vexor commands Combat Gnat to spy on Hillhurst when Flabber brings a teletransport machine from an old drawing to life.
|Apr. 28, 1997|
|1x46 Svengali, By Golly |
While spying on Hillhurst, Vexor sees the hungry house monsters chasing the kids and decides they'd make great Magnavors.
|May. 02, 1997|
|1x47 Big Bad Luck |
A series of mysterious happenings at Hillhurst turn the house monsters into a bunch of superstitious ghouls.
|May. 05, 1997|
|1x48 A Monster is Born |
Jara, Noxic and Typhus leave an unusual baby on the Hillhurst doorstep. When Mums discovers him, suddenly the entire household is talking like babies.
|May. 09, 1997|
|1x49 Norman Nussbaum: Vampire Hunter |
Norman, the new nerd in Jo's class, claims to be from a family of vampire hunters and says he must get rid of Fangula.
|May. 12, 1997|
|1x50 Brotherly Fright |
Flabber is determined to turn his hideous housemates into healthy hard-bodies. Enter Noxic's little brother: Super-Noxic.
|May. 16, 1997|
|1x51 Fright Files |
The author of "Fright Files" thinks that Hillhurst would be a great inspiration for his work and moves in.
|May. 19, 1997|
|1x52 Borgslayer |
Wolfgang's recurring daydream of causing a mutiny becomes reality when Wolfie accidentally returns Flabber to the pipe organ.
|May. 20, 1997|
|1x53 Vexor's Last Laugh |
The Beetleborgs take a beating from Borgslayer and finally escape to Hillhurst, where they must rescue Flabber.
|May. 21, 1997|
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