Captain N: The Game Master (1989– )

TV Series  |  TV-Y7  |   |  Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Kevin Keene, a teenager from Northridge, California, is brought to another universe known as Videoland, along with his dog, Duke, to defeat the evil villainess, Mother Brain. Mother Brain ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
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 King Hippo (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Michael Donovan ...
 Eggplant Wizard (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Doc Harris ...
 Narrator (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Matt Hill ...
 Kevin 'Captain N' Keene (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
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 Kid Icarus (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Andrew Kavadas ...
 Simon Belmont (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Doug Parker ...
 Megaman (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
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 Dr. Wily / ... (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Venus Terzo ...
 Princess Lana (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Tomm Wright ...
 Duke (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Long John Baldry ...
 Additional Voices / ... (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Antony Holland ...
 Additional Voices (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Levi Stubbs ...
 Mother Brain (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Mark Weatherly ...
 Additional Voices (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Dorian Barag ...
Louie ...
 Duke (live action main title) (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Don Brown ...
 Additional Voices (26 episodes, 1989-1990)
Babs Chula ...
 Additional Voices (20 episodes, 1990-1991)
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Kevin Keene, a teenager from Northridge, California, is brought to another universe known as Videoland, along with his dog, Duke, to defeat the evil villainess, Mother Brain. Mother Brain is trying to conquer Videoland. Kevin has been brought to defeat her, as foretold in an Ancient Prophecy. Kevin is given the title "Captain N: The Game Master". He and Duke join the N Team, which consists of Princess Lana (the Ruler of Videoland), Simon Belmont (the hero from Castlevania), Mega Man, Kid Icarus, and Gameboy (a giant supercomputer). The N Team goes up against the evil Mother Brain (the villain from Metroid) and her minions, King Hippo (Punch-Out), the Eggplant Wizard (Kid Icarus), and Dr. Wily (Mega Man). These forces of good and evil go up against each other and often find themselves in comical, hilarious situations. Written by Mark Moore <kevinkeene@geocities.com>

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Trivia

Northridge, the California town that Kevin comes from, actually exists. However, the school he supposedly attends, Northridge High School, does not. See more »

Goofs

During Kevin's walk down his neighborhood street in Metroid Sweet Metroid, he's briefly drawn with his Power Pad and Zapper - despite the fact he left them in Videoland earlier, and the episode revolves around Kevin NOT having them. See more »

Quotes

Princess Lana: I'm afraid we can't hold out much longer. Kid Icarus, your loyalty has never diminished.
Kid Icarus: Just doing my duty, your highnikus.
Princess Lana: Megaman, you fought bravely, and well.
Megaman: A pleasure to serve you, your worship.
Princess Lana: Simon, you've been our anchor in a long and terrible storm.
Simon Belmont: I know.
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Referenced in 80's Dan: C.H.U.D. II: Bud the Chud (2012) See more »

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This was a really stupid show...
22 May 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Why did they have to ruin those video game characters like that. Geez!!! None of them looked they way were suppose to look. I'm a HUGE Megaman fan and it was insulting to see what they did to him. Since when was Megaman actually a Bobby Hill look-a-like wearing green spandex?! Who in the world is Megagirl?!!!? She hasn't appeared in ANY of the Original Megaman series games or any other series for that matter (and don't you dare say that Megagirl is Roll!!!!!) Plus Dr. Light looks like a stupid little troll and the same goes for Dr. Wily. Simon was a completely vain and stuck-up (he's suppose to be cool, casual, and quiet...) The only convincing character design was Mother Brain. The storyline is very corny. A teenage boy named Kevin Keene goes to a place called Videoland... blah, blah, blah... meets up with video game characters... yada, yada, yada... Kevin goes there to save Videoland. he end... coooooorny. I know this was made back in 1989, but there's still no excuse for slaughtering video game characters like that. I hope there isn't a Japanese dub for this show, because that would be embarrassing for Japan to see Rockman (A.K.A Megaman's name in Japan) look like that stupid little "green" runt. He's suppose to be blue, not green!!! "Mega" this and "Mega" that... give me a damn break.

OVERALL Negative 1,000 out of 10. I'm sorry. I was just joking... Negative 999 out of 10!!!!


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