Various toys from the New Adventures waves are not as likely to be well known. Bunsen is a Beast • However, the script was lost when Turner and Warner Bros. merged in 1996. Multiple attempts have been made to create a film adaptation of the series. The Planeteers are tasked with helping defend the planet from environmental disasters and making efforts to educate humankind to keep others from happening. During the end credits, James Coburn, in character as Looten Plunder, utters the line "You'll pay for this, Captain Planet.". Ha! In a September 2012 interview with Barbara Pyle and co-developer Nicholas Boxer, it was stated that the Hope Island was located near the Bahamas.. ", "Children's Television Programming Report", "Captain Planet and the Planeteers on MobyGames", "Amiga Longplay Captain Planet and the Planeteers", "Welcome to Captain Planet Foundation's Co-Store", "Captain Planet And The Planeteers: Season One", "Captain Planet Complete Collection - DVD", "Michael Reeves interview, in which he recalls the title as simply "Planet, "Michael Reaves's website, listing the script as "Dark Planet, "Ted is currently in talks to create a possible movie version of the cartoon – wonder who will play Captain Planet? In contrast to Planet's generous and altruistic nature, Pollution is lazy, and arrogant, seeing himself as a god and his creators as servants rather than partners. His voice is similar to Captain Planets, but it has a California Valley twang to it. Villainous • he makes her Planeteers play a sick game before her very eyes, ruthless competition and natural selection. She claims to have been asleep for the entire 20th Century and awakens to see a more polluted world than when she was last awake, however this is contrasted with a flashback episode to the 1920s where people get guidance from Gaia. The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack • voiced by David Coburn and 4 others. When the five powers combine, they summon Earth's greatest champion, Captain Planet. He has been shown to stop a asteroid from hitting the U.S., it was about the size of the state of Kansas. Linka likes to think logically, and use common sense when on missions, but has developed feelings for the impulsive Wheeler. Hanazuki: Full of Treasures • What can we do better now? He is destroyed for good after his second defeat, which makes him the first and only Captain Planet villain to actually die in the series. When I first started watching 'Captain Planet', I was pretty much the ideal target audience; 5 years old, a sympathetic female with innocent cares for the environment, and that 'virgin' mindset that there was always going to be just good, bad and the unfortunate.Now I'm older and somewhat more corrupted at age 18, I look back to those days and I can honestly say that though it may have been cheesy (the entire 'Go Planeteers!' He's last seen sinking in and apparently dies. " As of 2017[update], the organization's board is chaired by Laura Turner Seydel, daughter of Ted Turner; the board includes Barbara Pyle.. Captain Planet has shown to have a variety of powers. The Amazing World of Gumball • A short clip titled " Planeteers in Action", which is about the Captain Planet Foundation, is also included. Hoggish Greedly plots to get rid of the manatees and eventually is defeated by Captain Planet.  The status of the project is unclear since there were no further news of film adaptation. Top Rated Lists for Captain Planet and the Planeteers. Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. Wheeler. It included a scene of Linka's cousin Boris jumping through a window and dying from a drug overdose. In the German dub, he's renamed "Graf Atomar", literally "Count Nuclear". A member of the Kayapo Indian tribe in Brazil, Ma-Ti is the youngest Planeteer at 12. (Submitted by Wunderkind) Iapetus is not known for his personality. Ma-Ti. Hotel Transylvania: The Series • For the video game based on this TV series, see, Captain Planet Zooms to the Rescue of the Environment, Washington Post – September 16, 1990, Captain Planet and the Planeteers (video game), "Barbara Pyle, with Ted Turner and Robert Larkin III created the animated action series Captain Planet and the Planeteers", "An Aging Superhero Wins a Life Beyond Reruns", "Captain Planet: Here He Comes to Save the Day", "We are Barbara Pyle and Nick Boxer, Co-creators and Exec. It lasted for three seasons under the name Captain Planet and the Planeteers (produced by TBS Productions and DiC). Founded in 2001 as the first anime & manga recommendation database. I wanted to take on the world. Typically Planet only manifests to deal with the bigger crisis and then departs, but a few storylines have explored him existing beyond these moments, such as when he was summoned while Kwame and Ma-Ti were in space, with the result that the energy from their rings that created Planet could not return to its source, resulting in Planet being forced to operate on a human level, such as requiring a crowbar and handcuff keys to rescue the rest of the team.