Skip to main content Barnacleboy Mermaidman. Gotta love 'em. See All Buying Options. I love spongebob and every nickelodeon show ever aired. So I was really exited to get this dvd. I bought it a few months after it came out so it would drop in price a little bit, and it did. When I ordered it I checked my mailbox every single day for it. It eventually arived about a week after I ordered it.
SpongeBob SquarePants: What Happened To Mermaid Man & Barnacle Boy
Barnacle Boy actual name Kyle is a year old semi-retired superhero sidekick, although he still is more sane and aware than Mermaidman. He, along with Mermaidman, are the only real humanoids on the show. Barnacleboy also exclaims "Mumblin' Morays! Although he turned evil and won against Mermaidman, forcing him to give in to his demand of being called Barnacle Man, he soon reverted to being called Barnacleboy.
They were respectively voiced by guest stars Ernest Borgnine and Tim Conway , who both previously starred in the s sitcom McHale's Navy. Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy are two elderly superheroes who live in a retirement home and are stars of SpongeBob and Patrick 's favorite television show. Mermaid Man appears to suffer from memory loss and yells a prolonged "evil! They are among the few humans who can breathe underwater and speak to the inhabitants of Bikini Bottom. Within the show's fictional universe , they are real superheroes. In addition to fighting crime, the duo has been extensively franchised throughout Bikini Bottom, including the television series The Adventures of Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy ,  a long-running comic book series, trading cards , and kids' meals at the Krusty Krab. However, their two biggest fans, SpongeBob SquarePants and Patrick Star , convince them to come out of retirement in their first appearance. Mermaid Man is portrayed as a stereotypically senile elder, and appears to suffer from slight memory loss as he is easily confused by others' behavior, though this also could be partly credited to his hearing loss.
Life underwater in SpongeBob SquarePants mirrors that of humans on land, and good old SpongeBob even has his favorite superheroes who, funny enough, are human : Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy. SpongeBob SquarePants has been around long enough for viewers of all ages to get acquainted with its characters, beyond the ones who form the main cast. SpongeBob SquarePants was created by marine science educator and animator Stephen Hillenburg and debuted on Nickelodeon in , becoming the most successful Nicktoon to date. The series follows the adventures of the title character in the underwater city of Bikini Bottom along with those of his friends Patrick Star, Sandy Cheeks , Squidward Tentacles, and Mr. SpongeBob SquarePants features mostly sea creatures, but it has also featured characters from the surface most notably Sandy , including humans. Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy made their debut in SpongeBob SquarePants in season 1, where viewers and Spongebob and Patrick learned that the pair had been retired for years, and now live in Shady Shoals nursing home, far away from trouble and evil. SpongeBob and Patrick managed to take them out of retirement a few times, and Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy went on to appear in a couple more episodes after that. However, in more recent seasons, they have been reduced to non-speaking roles or simply appear as toys and in pictures.