OBS is back with more A to Z and this time we’re really excited for Futurama’s return with new episodes starting tonight at 10 PM EST on Comedy Central, that we’ve put together a list of fun Futurama things for all the fans. Enjoy!
Brought to you by OBS Staff member Staar84
A: Aracno Spores
(“The deadly spores with the funny name” One of the introductions on the show [on the episode “The Lesser of Two Evils”, before the theme song]).
B: Billy West
(One of the voice actors on the show. He does the voices for Fry, The Professor, Dr. Zoidberg, Zapp Brannigan, and a ton more).
C: Career Chip
(Implanted in every citizen of Earth, it has the information for the job they were assigned).
D: Dark Matter
(Space ship fuel [until the third movie], also the poo of the Nibblonian species.)
(The home planet of the Nibblonians, which is in the exact center of the Universe).
F: Frank Welker
(Another voice actor. He does animal sounds and voices Leela’s pet Nibbler).
G: General Colin Pacman
(A character from “Anthology of Interest II” where Fry asks the “What If?” Machine what life would be like if it were more like a video game).
H: Head Museum
(A museum filled with celebrities and politicians from our time, but only as living, talking heads in a jar).
(The space station that the Evil Giant Brains are using to store all knowledge in the universe).
J: John Quincy Addingmachine
(The first robot president of Earth).
K: Kibbles and Snouts
(The food Leela gives to Nibbler).
L: Lightspeed Briefs
(A ritzy brand of underwear).
M: Mom’s Friendly Robot Company
(A corporation that built most of the robots in the world, run by adorable and evil CEO: Mom).
N: New New York
(The city Futurama takes place in, built onto top of the runs of old New York).
O: Olde Fortran
(Bender’s favorite beer).
P: Planet Express
(The delivery company owned by the Professor, where Fry, Leela, and Bender work).
Q: Quantum Interface Bomb
(The bomb Fry uses to destroy the Infosphere).
(A robot religion that Bender belonged to once).
(Fry’s dog from the 20th century, who was fossilized and found in an archeological site [the Pizzeria Fry worked at in 1999].
T: Taco Bellevue Hospital
(The hospital in New New York).
U: Unbreakable diamond tether
(One of the features of the Planet Express Ship. It once belonged to Prof. Farnsworth’s grandmother).
V: Vergon 6
(A planet once filled with dark matter that was mined until hollow. This is were Leela found Nibbler).
W: “What-if” Machine
(A machine invented by the Professor that answers any “what if” question within 3/10ths of a plausibility unit. Featured in the “Anthology of Interest” I & II episodes).
(The official name of Christmas in the 31st century).
8The first name of Fry’s father and brother [Yancy Jr.]).
Z: Zuben Cigars
(Fine cigars. Named after a real star).
Are you a Futurama fan? What do you like about it?