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Captain N: The Game Master, or Captain N for short, is an animated TV series produced by Nintendo and DiC about a teenager who gets sucked into his NES to become Captain N, hero of Videoland, a world inhabited by many videogame characters.

The animated show aired in three seasons from September 9, 1989 to October 26, 1991, for a total of 34 episodes.

A comic book based on the tv show was published by Valiant in 1990 as part of the Nintendo Comics System in 26 chapters.

From September 14, 1992 to September 3, 1993, the TV show was syndicated along with episodes from The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3, The Legend of Zelda and Super Mario World, in the block titled Captain N & The Video Game Masters.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type


4Arrow L Metroid19890909 September 09, 1989Mother Brain is the main villain in the Captain N TV show, while Samus appears in the comic.1
4Arrow L Castlevania19890909 September 09, 1989Simon Belmont and Dracula from Castlevania is a recurring character in the Captain N TV show.1
4Arrow L Kid Icarus19890909 September 09, 1989Pit and the Eggplant Wizard are recurring characters in Captain N.1
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Mega Man19890909 September 09, 1989Mega Man and Dr. Wily are recurring characters in the Captain N TV show; the Captain N version of Mega Man then appears in the "Short Circuit" page on the Archie Mega Man comic, issues 49 and 55.1
4Arrow L Punch-Out!!19890909 September 09, 1989King Hippo is a recurring character in the Captain N TV show, while Glass Joe makes a cameo in the episode "Videolympics". Little Mac makes an appearance in the Captain N comic.1
4Arrow L Donkey Kong19890909 September 09, 1989Donkey Kong is a recurring character in Captain N: the Game Master.1
4Arrow L Mario19890909 September 09, 1989Captain N: The Game Master features some references to the Mario series; episodes from The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3 and Super Mario World were featured in Captain N & the Video Game Masters.2
4Arrow L The Adventures of Bayou Billy19890916 September 16, 1989The Captain N: The Game Master episode "How's Bayou" features elements from The Adventures of Bayou Billy.1
4Arrow L Three Men and a Baby19891021 October 21, 1989The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Three Men and a Dragon" is a parody of Three Men and a Baby.3
4Arrow L Dragon Quest19891021 October 21, 1989The Captain N: The Game Master episodes "Three Men and a Dragon" and "The Trojan Dragon" feature elements from Dragon Warrior.1
4Arrow L Wizards & Warriors19891104 November 04, 1989The Captain N: The Game Master episodes "Nightmare on Mother Brain's Street" and "In Search of the King" feature elements from Wizards & Warriors.1
4Arrow L Star Trek19891111 November 11, 1989The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Simon the Ape-Man" features a reference to Star Trek.2
4Arrow L Batman19891111 November 11, 1989The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Simon the Ape-Man" features a reference to Batman.2
4Arrow L Star Wars19891111 November 11, 1989The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Simon the Ape-Man" features a reference to Prinsess Leia.2
4Arrow L BurgerTime19900908 September 08, 1990The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Gameboy" features elements from BurgerTime.1
4Arrow L Zelda19900929 September 29, 1990Link and Zelda guest star in three episodes of Captain N.1
4Arrow L Tetris19901013 October 13, 1990The Captain N episodes "The Trouble With Tetris" and "Totally Tetrisized" feature elements from Tetris.1
4Arrow L California Games19901020 October 20, 1990The Captain N: The Game Master episode "The Big Game" features elements from California Games.1
4Arrow L Puss 'n Boots (Toei)19901117 November 17, 1990The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Once Upon a Time Machine" features elements from Puss 'n Boots: Pero's Great Adventure.1
4Arrow L Xanadu19901124 November 24, 1990The Captain N: The Game Master episodes "The Feud of Faxanadu" and "Germ Wars" feature elements from Faxanadu.1
4Arrow L Marble Madness19901215 December 15, 1990The Captain N: The Game Master episode "I Wish I Was a Wombatman" features elements from Marble Madness.1
4Arrow L Paperboy19901222 December 22, 1990The Captain N: The Game Master episode "The Invasion Of The Paper Pedalers" features elements from Paperboy.1
4Arrow L Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves19910914 September 14, 1991The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Misadventures in Robin Hood Woods" might be based on the Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves videogame.3
4Arrow L One on One (Electronic Arts)19910921 September 21, 1991The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Pursuit of the Magic Hoop" is based on Jordan vs. Bird: One on One.3
4Arrow L Family Matters19910921 September 21, 1991The character Hooper from the Captain N: The Game Master episode "Pursuit of the Magic Hoop", might be based on Steve Urkel from Family Matters.3
4Arrow L TV Sports19911012 October 12, 1991The Captain N: The Game Master episode "Battle of the Baseball Know-It-Alls" is based on Bo Jackson Baseball.3
4Arrow L Final Fantasy19911026 October 26, 1991The last episode of Captain N: The Game Master features elements from Final Fantasy.1
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Captain S20070113 January 13, 2007The premise for Captain S is based on Captain N.3
5Arrow R Angry Video Game Nerd20070113 January 13, 2007Capitain N was quoted in Nintendo Power episode and in the crossover A very non canonical christmas.3
5Arrow R Nostalgia Critic20090804 August 04, 2009The Nostalgia Critic reviews "Captain N".2
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Captain A20130113 January 13, 2013The premise for Captain A is based on Captain N.3

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