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Writer Steve Sustarsic
Story editor Carter Crocker
Animation studio Sunwoo Entertainment
Episode 71: Season 2, Episode 06
Date October 12, 1991
Production code 4308-028
Something Fishy is an episode and orginal first appearance of
A day at the beach gets turned upside down when the gang has to deal with attacks from sea creatures. In comes Neptunia, whom is sick of the pollution that is dumped in the sea and caused her to mutate. She plans revenge by flooding the city of St. Canard!
"I am the terror that flaps in the night! I am the smoke that smokes smoked oysters! Alright, you slithering sea serpent, stop this rampage immediately or face the wrath of-"
"I hate it when somebody steps on my lines."
— Darkwing ignores Launchpad's and Gosalyn's warning.
The episode's title copies the 1957 novel , which itself takes from post-1840 expressions involving "fishy" as synonymous to "questionable".
Something Fishy The whale eating Darkwing and being provoked to sneeze due to internal smoke so he'll spit him out is inspired by what happens to Monstro in the 1940 movie .
Pinocchio Neptunia's line of "I'm gonna flood your dirty city until it's part of my world," plays with the main lyric of " Part of Your World", a song from the 1989 movie .
The Little Mermaid