Jasmine buys a broken insect toy, which turns out a dangerous flying attack weapon when daddy the sultan repairs it; Aladdin takes credit for its elimination, actually by Genie and Carpet, and volunteers the gang to examine if there are more. When they trace it to a town where the winged bugs are called the golden plague, the scenario is repeated and Aladdin is celebrated as hero, but a survivor informs their creator, Greek genius Mechanicles, who sends a series capable of capturing Carpet and even Genie, undoing Aladdin's local hero status. The mortal gang liberates them by provoking Mechanikles' obsession with neatness, but thus only makes him awake his most dangerous, gigantic bug... Written by
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"Getting the Bugs Out" is the first episode of Aladdin, originally aired on the Disney Channel on February 6, 1994 as a sneak preview. It was later broadcast as the 6th episode to air on September 12, 1994 in syndication. See more