The straight-laced Prof. Utonium's attempt to create perfect little girls accidentally includes "Chemical X", resulting in take-charge red-head Blossom, blonde sweety-pie Bubbles and ready-to-fight brunette Buttercup. These flying, super-strong, karate-chopping girls with the occasional heat vision race into action to save the city of Townsville (and, we're told, the world) from all sorts of crimes and creatures.
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Saving the world before bedtime.
Did You Know?
In "Collect Her," while the mayor is performing a role call of the population of Townsville, he calls out "Genndy McCracken," an amalgamation of producer Genndy Tartakovsky
and Powerpuff Girls creator Craig McCracken
. See more
I'm using muscles I never even knew I had!
On the first 4 seasons of the show (1998-2002), the closing logo used at the end isn't Cartoon Network's logo (as seen on Dexter's Laboratory
(1996) and many others); instead, the 1980s "swirling star" logo (as featured on Hanna-Barbera cartoons of the time, except for an updated byline mentioning Time Warner) appears. See more
Episode segment "Birthday Bash" of The Powerpuff Girls: Birthday Bash/Too Pooped to Puff
was edited in the UK because there was a scene where the Mayor says, "I got the little bugger" when he catches a target. In the UK, bugger is considered a profane and obscene word, so the word was overdubbed with the the Mayor saying "I got it!", from an earlier scene. See more
Referenced in Dancing at the Blue Iguana
Go Monkey Go
Performed by Devo See more