The Best Episodes of Tiny Toon Adventures
Last Updated: Apr 8, 2019
Set in the fictional town of Acme Acres, the series follows the adventures of a group of young cartoon characters who attend Acme Looniversity to become the next generation of characters from Looney Tunes. The cartoon was the first animated series produced by the collaboration of Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation.
#1 - The Wide World of Elmyra
Season 1 - Episode 34
Buster and Babs do a wild-life show on the most dangerous animal alive- ELMYRA! These shorts will show you why she is dangerous. Turtle Hurdle: Tyrone escapes from Elmyra's house and is on his way home to his pond.....if he can get across a newly-built freeway. That damn Michigan makes a cameo trying to tease poor Tyrone. Tyrone tries his best to get across and makes it to his pond, only to be caught by Elmyra. But then Elmyra catches Michigan instead and takes him home (Praise the Lord!)
#2 - A Ditch in Time
Season 1 - Episode 35
Plucky doesn't do his homework and he needs a few days to do it, so he builds a time machine, but that is already taken care of when the Plucky of the future pops into his living room. The Pluckys go back a few days when Plucky was first assigned the homework and the current Plucky gets the future Plucky to do his homework for him while he plays around with the time machine. Plucky takes the bunnies on a trip in time and inadvertantly bailed out in mid-trip. Plucky then ends up in prehistoric Acme Acres where he is instantly proclaimed leader. The prehistoric gang is at the mercy of prehistoric Montana Max and a giant Dizzy Devil monster. The bunnies eventually find Plucky and he takes the time machine and the Dizzy monster back with him to the present time, leaving Buster and Babs in prehistoric Acme Acres. As Buster and Babs are helping their prehistoric counterparts defeat the prehistoric Montana Max, The Dizzy Devil monster is terrorizing present-day Acme Acres, but he stops when E
#3 - Sawdust and Toonsil
Season 1 - Episode 31
Babs, Buster, and Plucky spend a fun-filled day in Wackyland with Gogo. All of a sudden, a train pulls into town advertising a big circus. Gogo freaks out and runs away. The gang finds out why Gogo ran off so quickly. The reason: Silas Wonder has a sideshow act with stolen characters from Wackyland: a dragon, a Sphinx, and a Pegasus. Gogo breaks in to try to free his friends, but he ends up getting caught himself. Gogo finds himself fading away and getting weak like the rest of the captives. The bunnies try to help Gogo, but Plucky wants to go into the circus business. They dress up like a three-headed rabbit duck and gets into a high-diving act, where they are expected to dive in a thimble of lime jello. After bypassing that obstacle, they free Gogo's friends and send them back to Wackyland where they get better.
#4 - Career Oppor-Toon-ities
Season 1 - Episode 37
Buster details the virtues of having a part-time job. "Busters Guide to Getting a Job": Buster walks Babs though a step-by-step course on how to get a job. Buster and Babs end up at Weenie Burger, waiting on an unruly Montana Max. "Working Pig": Hamton must attend to a customer in the toy department in order to get promoted to cleaning supplies. Unfortunately, that customer is Elmyra. "Falling to Pizzas": A penniless Calamity Coyote attempts to steal a pizza from Little Beeper, who's working as a delivery boy.
#5 - Viewer Mail Day
Season 1 - Episode 55
Buster and Babs answer mail from faithful viewers. Pluck of the Irish: Plukcy and Hamton spend the night in an Irish castle to get rid of a sad Banshee.
#6 - Strange Tales of Weird Science
Season 1 - Episode 38
It's sci-fi time when Buster and Babs present three science-fiction thrillers. Pit Bullied: Fed up with being chased by Furrball, Sweetie reprograms him to make him chase pit bulls. Sweetie might be out of the woods, but Furrball realizes what she has done and programs Arnold the put bull into chasing Sweetie!
#7 - Inside Plucky Duck
Season 1 - Episode 39
Buster and Babs go inside the brain of Plucky to see what makes him tick. This first 20-minute short features the evolution of Plucky as Bat Duck and his partner Decoy (Hamton in a lame disguise) as they fight crime.
#8 - Tiny Toon Music Television
Season 1 - Episode 51
The Tiny Toons do an MTV-style episode with their own laugh-filled videos. They even have Julie Brown doing a cartton version of her show as she waits for Buster, Babs and Madonna (Uh, That's Fuddonna).Istanbul, not Constantinople: (Performed by They Might Be Giants) In this video, a king's green duck statue gets stolen by thieves and he hires Plucky and Hamton to help get it back. The king's reward: his shrouded daughter. This sets Plucky off to find the thieves and the statue. When they do get it back, the king offers his daughter, who just happen to be ELMYRA! She knocks the Statue out of Plucky's hands and it breaks. Now the king has a new duck statue- Plucky!
#9 - Citizen Max
Season 1 - Episode 22
A Citizen Kane parody with Montana Max in the role of Charles Foster Kane. Hamton interviews the other characters, asking why Max said "Acme," but is unable to find an answer. At the end, it is revealed that he actually said "acne."
#10 - Psychic Fun-Omenon Day
Season 1 - Episode 33
It's time to visit that magical guru Shirley the Loon. See what her crystal ball has in store for you, and for Plucky, Hamton and Calamity Coyote. Piece of Mind: Calamity chases Little Beeper again and he ends up falling off a very tall building. As he falls to his doom, Wile E. Coyote appears to show him what his life was like before he comes ""street pizza"".
#11 - Sepulveda Boulevard
Season 2 - Episode 12
This light-hearted spoof of the classic movie "Sunset Boulevard" focuses on Montana Max, now a screenwriter thief, who comes across a washed-up star named Elmyra Desmond. Elmyra wants him to submit a script of her comeback cartoon to Cooper DeVille, but Plucky wants to get a hold of it, too.
#12 - Whale's Tales
Season 1 - Episode 45
This episode is about a little whale who gets separated from his mother. His mother is captured by Gotcha Grabmore (still hasn't learned a thing from her last episode) and her octopus henchmen to make cosmetics. The baby whale is beached and who would find him but Elmyra! Buster and Babs hears the whale at Elmyra's house and takes him out of thsi animal prison and back to the wtare to rescue his mom. The rest of this episode is action packed chaos as Buster and Babs go at it with the octopuses and the seagulls and seals get into the fray as well. The episode ends happily, if not, blissful: Mother and child whale are reunited; Gotcha's being tossed around by seals and likes it; and Elmyra has a new octopus pet!
#13 - The Looney Beginning
Season 1 - Episode 1
A fictionalized origin story for the series. Taking inspiration from Bugs Bunny, an animator attempts to create rabbit characters, Babs and Buster Bunny, but discards the sketches. Bugs, Babs and Buster then create the show's setting of Acme Acres and find characters to inhabit it.
#14 - It's Buster Bunny Time
Season 1 - Episode 9
A parody of Howdy Doody with Buster as Buffalo Bob and Plucky as Howdy Doody. "Bag That Bunny": Elmyra pays Calamity Coyote to help her catch Buster. Despite several attempts, he fails to catch Buster, and is then taken home by Elmyra instead. "Lifestyles of the Rich and Rotten": In this parody of Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous, Buster and Babs attempt to interview Montana Max. "The Anvil Chorus": Anvils repeatedly fall on Plucky during the playing of Giuseppe Verdi's The Anvil Chorus. The finale features cannons shooting at Plucky to the tune of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture.
#15 - Here's Hamton
Season 1 - Episode 62
It's all about Hamton today. These introductions are inspired by the classic Tv shows That Girl, The Fugitive, and The Dick Van Dyke Show, complete with ottoman trips. Milk, It Makes a Body Spout: Buster and Plukcy try to prove who is the funniest when they try to make Hamton laugh. Hamton was busy thinking of a math problem, and makes Plucky and Buster laugh when he trips.
#16 - Flea For Your Life
Season 3 - Episode 5
Remember the Flea-o Family? Well, they return in this episode and still living on Furrball. This time, they are working for an evil tick boss who wants to marry Itchy an work all the other insects to death.
#17 - Henny Youngman Day
Season 2 - Episode 9
Today's substitute teacher is Henny Youngman, the comedian who just bores everyone in the class out, except Hamton. Stand-Up and Deliver: Babs is practicing for a comedy talent show that she has entered. While there, a young comedian named Red Robin steals the show and Babs freezes on stage. Red helps her out at the end.
#18 - Gang Busters
Season 1 - Episode 21
Montana Max and his gang frame Buster for stealing a slushie machine, and Plucky Duck acts as Buster's lawyer to prove him innocent. However, Plucky and Buster end up imprisoned together and are commended for capturing escapees Rocky and Mugsy in the process of breaking out. To get his revenge on Monty, Buster and company rap until Monty confesses to the crime.
#19 - Love Disconnection
Season 2 - Episode 10
Buster hosts a goofy send-up of the popular dating show Love Connection as he matches people with dates from hell. And speaking of bad dates.... My Dinner with Elmyra: Max has to take Elmyra out on a date and everyone rags on him about the whole affair. Max spends the whole time trying to avoid Elmyra, but she gives him a steamy kiss that he will never forget! Max concludes, ""I think I'm in love!""
#20 - Test Stressed
Season 1 - Episode 4
Buster introduces the start of each segment. "Never Too Late to Loon": Plucky asks Shirley the Loon to turn him into Albert Einstein to help pass a math test, only to fail the test because Einstein had poor grades as a youth. "Li'l Sneezer": Sylvester the Cat tests Furrball by asking him to catch a mouse. The mouse, Sneezer, sneezes repeatedly and thwarts Furrball's attempts to catch him. "To Bleep or Not to Bleep": Fowlmouth tries to ask Shirley on a date, but she shuns him because of his profane language. Buster then tries to control Fowlmouth after discovering that he does not swear around young children.
#21 - Hog-Wild Hamton
Season 2 - Episode 4
Hamton's parents go on a second honeymoon and leave Hamton in charge of the house. Of course, the minute he gets the word out, Plucky announces the one word that will really get him in trouble: PARRRRRTYY!! Hamton tries to stop the party from going out of control, but it does when a neighbor repeatedly asks him to keep it down. This neighbor is a certified genius who knows everyone's painful spots just by a touch of a finger. Since that didn't work, he sets up a rocket and destroys Hamton's house. Hamton is left with only a big hole in the ground where his house used to be and Plucky tells him to lie to his parents about what happened. When Hamton's parents show up, Hamton spills his guts and his parents get ready to punish him. UNTIL Ed McMahon shows up saying that he won the sweepstakes and a new and improved house! What an unexpected turn of events and Hamton is relieved that his prayers have been answered.
#22 - Looniversity Days
Season 1 - Episode 42
Buster and Babs, in song, gives us a tour of a typical day at Acme Looniversity. The Learning Principal: Buster gets sent to the principal's office by Yosemite Sam, and his friends are afraid that he is going to be done for, all to get his brand new stereo system. Buster meets the principal, which is a big head and he discovers that Bugs was actually controlling the head. Bugs gives him some timely advice and he goes back to Sam's class and proves himself to be a good student.
#23 - Toons Take Over
Season 3 - Episode 7
Buster, Babs and Plucky are tired of the same old stuff and they want to develop their own episode, which is a dramatic piece. Everywhere they go, everyone keeps telling them that ""Comedy is what you do"". When their episode is screened, Cooper DevIlle likes it, but doesn't want them to do another one again! So Buster, Babs, and Plucky go back to where the show begins, but a little wiser for the wear.
#24 - New Class Day
Season 3 - Episode 2
It's a whole new year in Acme Looniversity and Buster and Babs guide us through their new class schedules. Just-Us League of Super Toons: Batduck and Decoy are back again, but now they fight for a chance to be in a super hero league.
#25 - Buster and the Wolverine
Season 1 - Episode 24
In a parody of Peter and the Wolf, conductor Elmyra describes Buster, Babs, Plucky, Hamton, Sweetie and Furrball being pursued by a wolverine. Each character is represented by a musical instrument.