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Krypto the Superdog
Krypto the Superdog

Krypto the Superdog is an animated television series produced by DC Comics & Warner Bros. Animation, and premiered on Cartoon Network in March 25, 2005. Krypto from the cartoon series of the same name. ... Krypto from the cartoon series of the same name. ... An animated television series or cartoon television series is a television series produced by means of animation. ... The current DC Comics logo, adopted in May 2005. ... The WB Shield, used from 2001 to late 2003. ... Cartoon Network is a cable television channel created by Turner Broadcasting and dedicated to showing animated programming. ... March 25 is the 84th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (85th in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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Plot

As the planet Krypton is about to be destroyed, Superman's father Jor-El makes a ship and puts Krypto into it, testing to see if the ship is safe for flight. The ship launches, sending Krypto to age. Aboard the ship, Krypto knocks around a few buttons, causing him to sleep for the rest of the trip to earth. Upon waking, Krypto finds he's a tall dog and lands on Earth. He is later adopted by Kevin Whitney. Krypto meets Streaky, a friend (who became Supercat in The Streaky Story). Can Krypto save the world? Only the answers will come. Lara, Jor-El, and Superman on Krypton. ... Superman, aka the man of steel, is a fictional character and superhero who first appeared in Action Comics #1 in 1938, and has for several decades been one of the most popular and well-known comic book icons. ... Lara, Jor-El, and Superman. ... Trinomial name Canis lupus familiaris (Linnaeus, 1758) The dog is a canine mammal of the Order Carnivora. ... Earth, also known as Terra, and Tellus mostly in the 19th century, is the third-closest planet to the Sun. ... Kevin Whitney is a fictional character that is part of the animated series, Krypto the Superdog. ... The origin of Streaky, from Action Comics #261, February 1960. ... The World in plate carrée projection The World In English, world is rooted in a compound of the obsolete words were, man, and eld, age; thus, its oldest meaning is age or life of man. Its primary modern meaning is the planet Earth, especially when capitalized: the World. ...


In this show, you'll find out that Krypto speaks a human dialect, as is often the case with cartoon animals. This is because Kevin wears an intergalactic communicator, enabling him to understand and speak to Krypto (a Labrador Retriever) and other animals. One might be looking for the academic discipline of communications. ... [[{{{diversity_link}}}|Diversity]] {{{diversity}}} Binomial name Homo sapiens Linnaeus, 1758 Trinomial name {{{trinomial}}} Type Species {{{type_species}}} Subspecies Homo sapiens idaltu (extinct) Homo sapiens sapiens [[Image:{{{range_map}}}|{{{range_map_width}}}|]] Synonyms {{{synonyms}}} Homo (genus). ... A dialect (from the Greek word διάλεκτος, dialektos) is a variety of a language used by people from a particular geographic area. ... ... Phyla Porifera (sponges) Ctenophora (comb jellies) Cnidaria (coral, jellyfish, anenomes) Placozoa (trichoplax) Subregnum Bilateria (bilateral symmetry) Acoelomorpha (basal) Orthonectida (flatworms, echinoderms, etc. ... An Intergalactic Communicator is a fictional device that allows one to understand another language from another planet or animal of any kind. ... The Labrador Retriever (Labrador or Lab for short), is one of several kinds of retriever, and are the most popular breeds of dog (by registered ownership) in both the United States and the United Kingdom. ...


TV Show Information

  • Rating: TV-Y
  • Station: Cartoon Network
  • Running-time: 30 minutes
  • Airing times: Monday-Friday at 12:00 PM EST
  • First aired: March 25, 2005
  • Country: United States
  • Spun off of: Superboy comics and cartoons

// United States Ratings The TV Parental Guidelines system was introduced on January 1, 1997 in the United States in response to public complaints of increasingly explicit sexual and violent content, and use of scatology, in television programs. ... Cartoon Network is a cable television channel created by Turner Broadcasting and dedicated to showing animated programming. ... Superboy is the name of five fictional characters published by DC Comics. ...

Other Characters

Streaky the Supercat

From the DC comics, Action Comics, Streaky the Supercat makes his appearence. He gets his powers in another way. In episode 3, "The Streaky Story", Streaky got his powers by a Doubling Ray. It aimed for Krypto and the blast bounced off to Streaky. A day later, he found out he got powers. In the DC Comics, Streaky was in an experiment with kryptonite. Streaky is also Krypto and Kevin's neighbor. He belongs to a girl named Andrea. Unlike Krypto, Steaky is less serious in his superhero activities and sometimes heroic deeds from him need a bit of prompting; but in times of need, he's as dependable as a proper sidekick should. However, when it comes to taking baths or dressing up, he'll always make his great escape. Brian Drummond is the voice behind Streaky. Download high resolution version (666x756, 73 KB)Streaky the Supercat from the Krypto cartoon series. ... Download high resolution version (666x756, 73 KB)Streaky the Supercat from the Krypto cartoon series. ... The origin of Streaky, from Action Comics #261, February 1960. ... The current DC Comics logo, adopted in May 2005. ... Cover of Action Comics #1, which featured the debut of Superman. ... The current DC Comics logo, adopted in May 2005. ... Superman, Phantom Zone criminals, and Jimmy Olsen, in front of a display of kryptonite models. ... Brian Drummond (born August 10, 1969 in Salmon Arm, BC) is a Canadian voice actor. ...


Ace the Bat Hound

This dark-caped hound was also another DC Comics character. He was Batman's pet dog. He is more of the serious type in this show. He doesn't like to laugh or joke around much. Ace is a German Shepherd Dog. His arch nemesis is Catwoman's cat, Isis, as well as the Joker's pet hyenas. Both of the owners originated from the Batman Series. Scott McNeil is the voice of Ace. Hounds have been used for hunting since ancient times, as suggested by this statue of the goddess Diana hunting. ... The current DC Comics logo, adopted in May 2005. ... The DC Comics hero Batman (originally and still sometimes referred to as The Batman or The Bat-Man) is a fictional character who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. ... Country of origin Germany Classification and breed standards The German Shepherd Dog (known also as the Alsatian or Schäfer (hund) is an intelligent breed of dog. ... In Greek mythology, Nemesis (Νέμεσις) was the goddess of divine justice and vengeance. ... Catwoman (real name Selina Kyle) is a DC Comics character, associated with the Batman franchise. ... Isis is a female goddess in the Egyptian belief. ... The Joker is a fictional DC Comics supervillain, widely considered to be Batmans main archenemy. ... Genera Crocuta Hyaena Parahyaena Proteles Hyenas (or Hyænas) are moderately large terrestrial carnivores native to Africa and Asia. ... The DC Comics hero Batman (originally and still sometimes referred to as The Batman or The Bat-Man) is a fictional character who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. ... Scott McNeil (born September 15, 1962 in Brisbane, Australia), is a voice actor. ...

Ace the Bat-Hound.
Ace the Bat-Hound.

Download high resolution version (810x720, 59 KB) This work is copyrighted. ... Download high resolution version (810x720, 59 KB) This work is copyrighted. ... Aces first appearance in Batman #92, June 1955 The comic book character Ace the Bat-Hound was the canine crime-fighting partner of Batman and Robin in DC Comics of the 1950s and 1960s. ...

Kevin Whitney

He is the one that met Krypto in the park. They started a friendship with each other and can talk to him. When Superman comes to find his long lost dog, he allows Whitney to keep and take of him. Kevin has a bratty cousin named Bailey who finds out Krypto's secret, but fortunately he's such a notorious liar that no adult believes him. Also has a little 2 year old sister named Melanie, who refers to Krypto as "Kippo" or "Kwypto". Kevin is voiced by Alberto Ghisi and Melanie is voiced by Tabitha St. Germain. Originally an award-winning stage actor, Tabitha St. ...


Andrea

Andrea is Kevin's next door neighbor and is the owner of Streaky. She just loooves to dress up Streaky in hats, dresses, etc. She doesn't know about Krypto's secret. She is voiced by Tabitha St. Germain. Originally an award-winning stage actor, Tabitha St. ...


Mechanikat

This half robot, half cat is one of Krypto's enemies. He usually keeps a bit of Kryptonite to hurt Krypto, or power up his machines with it so it affects Krypto. He is voiced by Mark Oliver. Superman, Phantom Zone criminals, and Jimmy Olsen, in front of a display of kryptonite models. ...


Snooky Wookums

Secert agent of Mechanikat. An evil mastermind kitten who uses his cuteness and smarts to cause all sorts of trouble to Krypto and the Dog Star Partol. Voiced by Nicole Bouma.


Ignatius

Ignatius is the pet iguana of Superman's arch-nemesis Lex Luthor. Naturally, this makes Ignatius and Krypto mortal adversaries. Like Luthor, Ignatius is very intelligent, vain, and is morally ambivalent about making others suffer for personal gain. Also, Ignatius seems to be slightly effeminate and a little indulgent. Like Ace, he is voiced by Scott McNeil. Species Lesser Antillean Iguana, Green Iguana, Although iguana can refer to other members of the lizard family Iguanidae, this article concerns members of the genus Iguana. ... Lex Luthor is a fictional character, a DC Comics supervillain and archenemy of Superman. ... Scott McNeil (born September 15, 1962 in Brisbane, Australia), is a voice actor. ...


The Dog Star Patrol

The group of canine heroes who protect the universe! Krypto joins the Dog Stars by helping out with a mission. The members are Brainy Barker, Mammoth Mutt, Bull Dog, Paw Pooch, Tail Terrier, Tusky Husky, Hot Dog, Ace the Bathound, Streaky and Krypto. (Drooly is a backup member.) The voices are Ellen Kennedy as Brainy Barker,Kelly Sheridan as Mammoth Mutt, Michael Dobson as Bull Dog, Dale Wilson as Paw Pooch, Peter Kelamis as Tail Terrier, Terry Klassen as Tusky Husky, Trevor Devall as Hot Dog, Samuel Vincent as Superdog and Ty Olsson as Drooly. The origin of Streaky, from Action Comics #261, February1960. ... Krypto. ... Kelly Sheridan is a Canadian voice actor based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... Sam Dobson is one of the three Dobson brothers (himself, Brian, and Paul), all of whom have made themselves known prominently in the voice acting community. ... Dale Wilson is a Canadian actor, whose acting credits includes Chuck, the fire captain from the Beachcombers. ... Peter Kelamis (c. ... Trevor Devall is one of the various voice actors who work for Ocean Group, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... Samuel Vincent (born October 5, 1971) is an English voice actor who works with the Ocean Group based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ...


Links

  • Official Cartoon Network Site for Krypto the Superdog
  • TV.com Information for Krypto the Superdog
  • Krypto's Doghouse of Solitude
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  Results from FactBites:
 
Krypto: the Superdog TV Show - Krypto: the Superdog Television Show - TV.com (465 words)
Krypto, the Superdog, chronicles the comedic canine adventures of Metropolis' day-saving superdog from Planet Krypton.
Krypto and Streaky learn about the living snowmen on TV and realize it's their snowmen, and Ignatious accidentally reveals it's his fault.
Krypto the Superdog is about a Kryptoian puppy who's ship crash lands in Metropolis and meets Kevin Whitney, a 9-year-old who just moved to Metropolis.
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