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"The Helper" is an episode of Wander Over Yonder.

Episode Summary

Wander's usual job at helping others is suddenly put on hold when everyone he runs into doesn't need his help. As a result, he starts panicking, and constantly tries to find someone in need.

Songs

  • "Helper"

End Credits

While we see Hater's ship soaring, we hear Hater and the Watchdogs eating lunch from inside the ship.

Quotes

Sylvia: Look at it this way, it's a good thing not everybody needs your help all the time.

Wander: Why?
Sylvia: Well, you wouldn't wanna sprain your help gland.
Wander: My what?

Sylvia: I don't know, I just made it up.


Sylvia: Hey, Wander! You know, this town is actually pretty cool? There's a killer lemonade stand on the next corner at – oh, I see you've found the fudge shop! (sips)

Wander: (grumpily) It's not fudge.
Sylvia: Look at this pair of shades I picked up at the secondhand shop down the street. (wears star shaped shades) Aren't they everything? (gives Wander heart shaped shades) I got some for you, too. Oh, and there was also a –
Wander: It's not fudge. It's mud.
Sylvia: Oh, you've found the mud pie shop! I love mud pies! We should –

Wander: NOT MUD PIES! Just mud.


(Wander attempts to save a woman in distress)

Wander: Howdy, ma'am -
Director: HOLD IT! Would someone mind explaining to me, just what is going on around here?!
(Reveal a crew working on a movie.)
Wander: Ya mean...?
Crew: That's right! We're making a movie!
(Wander starts to leave, but the cameraman's camera catches on fire.)
Cameraman: Uh, help?
(Wander squeals and extinguishes the fire.)
Director 2: HOLD IT! What's that guy doing on set?!
(Reveal another movie crew.)
Wander: (gulps) Ya mean...?
Director 2/Assistant Director 2: That's right!
Crew 2: We're making a movie!
(Reveal the two sets together.)

Both crews: About making a movie!


Background Information

  • Peepers is absent in this episode, but is mentioned in the animatic.

Trivia

  • Fifth episode to focus on Wander's good nature. ("The Fugitives", "The Good Deed", "The Nice Guy", "The Liar")
  • Third time Hater appears without Peepers. ("The Stray", "The Big Job")
    • Although Peepers is mentioned during the credits.
  • First episode to be solely written, storyboarded, and directed by a single person.
  • This is the first time Wander actually takes Lord Hater seriously and intends to stop him.
  • Sixth time Wander goes crazy ("The Fugitives", "The Box", "The Ball", "The Tourist", "The Night").
  • We learn that Wander and Lord Hater both like triple-pickle cream pie.
  • Third episode where Wander actually faces Lord Hater ("The Day", "The Brainstorm").
  • The shop with the "Help Wanted" sign in the window has a No Smoking sign on the booth where the welder works.

Continuity

  • When Wander is slipping through the floor, he goes past the elephant-like customer who bought most of the Thunder Blazz from "The Nice Guy."
  • Wander suffers from not helping again. ("The Fugitives")

Errors

  • In the diner, Sylvia's tail isn't there when she is sitting,
  • The pie in the diner Wander is eating "disappears" when Hater lands his ship. It later reappears fully intact, even though Wander did eat some of it earlier.
  • In the part when Wander is stating all the directions. Wander's hand actually placed in south while he's saying the opposite.
  • When Wander said "So you not in of a ride" his left hand has three fingers.
  • When Wander crashes and says "I only wanted to help", he only has one line on his mid section, he should have three.

Allusions

  • McDonald's - Frivolity Meals is a pun on the Happy Meal at McDonalds. The same restaurant also serves pies, but usually in apple.
  • Star Trek - The shades Wander and Sylvia wear are slightly similar to Geordi La Forge's VISOR.
  • Blazing Saddles - Wander threatens himself to get out of the town by having himself "run himself" out of town in front of the townspeople who fall for it. It is slightly similar to this Mel Brooks movie where Bart threatens to shoot himself under the guise of another person in order to let the townspeople feel sympathy for him after becoming Sheriff, but the people don't want him because of his ethnicity.
    • Also, Wander also interrupts a movie set as they're making a movie of a movie similar to the cast members of Blazing Saddles interrupting a fancy movie set and the whole movie set.
    • The Town is almost quite similar to Rock Ridge.

Production Information

  • Aaron Springer (who worked on SpongeBob with Tom Kenny) storyboarded and wrote this episode. [1]
  • This episode was made available to verified Watch Disney XD app users and Disney XD On Demand Users starting November 12, 2014.
  • Unlike most Wander episodes, which begin with scripts, this episode is the first to begin entirely with storyboarding.
  • This is the first episode to give someone (in this case, Aaron Springer) a "Written & Storyboarded by" credit.

International premieres

  • November 22, 2014 (Disney XD Canada)
  • March 16, 2015 (Disney XD UK and Ireland)

Cast

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References

Gallery


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Media
TV Show: Wander Over Yonder "Mickey Mouse

The Shorts: The First TakeThe SmileThe KilljoyThe Theme SongThe Bathroom BreakThe Planetary ConquerorThe SharpshooterThe GlitchThe CallerThe WhateverThe Big Finish

Episodes
The GreatestThe EggThe PicnicThe FugitivesThe Good DeedThe PrisonerThe PetThe Bad GuyThe TrollThe BoxThe HatThe Little GuyThe BountyThe BallThe HeroThe Birthday BoyThe Nice GuyThe Time BombThe Fancy PartyThe TouristThe DayThe NightThe Lonely PlanetThe BrainstormThe Party AnimalThe ToddlerThe Epic Quest of Unfathomable Difficulty!!!The VoidThe LiarThe StrayThe DateThe BuddiesThe Big JobThe HelperThe FunkThe EnemiesThe RiderThe Gift 2: The GifteningThe Gift

Season 2: The Greater HaterThe Big DayThe BreakfastThe Fremergency FronfractThe Boy WanderThe WandersThe AxeThe Loose ScrewThe ItThe Cool GuyThe CatastropheThe RagerThe Good Bad GuyThe Battle RoyaleThe MatchmakerThe New ToyThe Black CubeThe Eye on the SkullshipThe Secret PlanetThe Bad HatterThe Hole...Lotta Nuttin'The Show StopperThe CartoonThe BotThe Family ReunionThe RivalMy Fair HateyThe LegendThe Bad NeighborsThe Party PoopersThe Waste of TimeThe Hot ShotThe Night OutThe Search for Captain TimThe Heebie JeebiesThe Sick DayThe Sky GuyThe RobomechabotatronThe FlowerThe End of the Galaxy
Shorts: The First TakeThe SmileThe KilljoyThe Theme SongThe Bathroom BreakThe Planetary ConquerorThe SharpshooterThe GlitchThe CallerThe WhateverThe Big Finish

Characters
WanderSylviaLord HaterCommander PeepersWatchdogsEmperor AwesomeFist FightersBinglebopsKing BingleborpDoom DragonFleeblebortCaptain TimBadlands Dan • Papa Doom • William Wimperson • Oink • TrollPrince CashmereLords of IlluminationWestleyMooseBeezaSir Brad StarlightKing DraykorPrincess Demurra • Harvax • Stok • Trudi TravelerPlanet Janet • Maurice • King of Flendar • Princess of Flendar • Huckleberry Knucklehead • Queen Entozoa • Lost and Found Guy • Intergalactic Guru • Destructor • Thrax • Little Bits • General Outrage • Wild Card • Brainz • Clipper • RyderLord Dominator • Olive • Dr. Screwball JonesSourdough the Evil SandwichStella Starbella • Mittens • King of Sherblorg 7Mandrake the MalfeasantSchmartiansGeneral McGuffinSomething the So and SoThe Black Cube of DarknessKragthar • Those Two Guys from that Time • Major ThreatAndy the Watchdog • Drill Sergent Watchdog • Chef Watchdog • Dog Walker Watchdog • Giuseppe • Beep Boop • DorothyGramBill, Phil & GilMelodie • Angela • Jamie & Hank • David • Butler of the High Gnee Council • Gluteus Maximus • High Gnee Council • Orbble & Wilmur Wright • Princess of Binglebopolopolis • Chad • Princess Remora • Slug Boss • Nephew Slug • Slug Grandchildren • Mummy Thugs • Pitt Beast • Ripov • Arachno-Queen • Frankenstein Alien • Phantomimes • Ms. MyrtleNeckbeard • Bitties • Robomechabotatron • Giant Bee
Organizations/Groups
Lord Hater's Army • Insurgent Generals • Wander and Sylvia • Bounty Hunters • Lord Dominator's Army • Galactic Villain Leaderboard
Locations
Lord Hater's Spaceship • Binglebopolopolis • Doomstone • Baaaaa-halla • Phunulon • Ballzeria • Buster • Doom Arena • Planet Ziziks • Flendar • Lord Dominatior's Spaceship • Arachnomorph Homeworld
Songs
Season 1: Wander Over Yonder Main ThemeHot Dog Eatin'Bronco's BuckMother and Child Y'allLet's Get AwesomeCommander Peepers' ThemeLord Hater's ThemeDo You Know the Button SongLord Hater's Skeleton Face MetalMy Best BuddyWhat's in the Box? • Ride Sylvia Ride • Westley's Song • If You Wander Over YonderThe Tale of Brad StarlightIt's Your Happy Birthday • Here Comes Wander Now • Take it Easy, Sylvia • Sylvia • Shake Your Deadly Venom Sac • Banjo • Hater and the Queen • Inside Your Mind • Dance Competition • A Night to Remember • The Best Buds Shake • Best Friends Forever • Positive Song • Brahms' Lullaby • Helper • Bein' Evil is Good • Hidin' and Seekin'

Season 2: This Guy's the Real Deal • Hello Song • Gettin' Ready For the Big Day • Gelatinous Bob's • Hater Makes It Better • Let the Pun Fit the Crime • Commander Who's Made His Last Command • Starbella's Theme • We're Gonna Party Like It's Your Last Night AliveAsk Her a QuestionThat's How We'll Get HerLet's All Go Meet DominatorYou're the GreatestI'm the Bad Guy

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