Pokémonsters, Inc. / Bane & Kate is the second episode of MAD Season 4, and the 80th overall episode of MAD.

Episode Summary

Pokémonsters, Inc.: Mike and Sulley must stop Ash Ketchum from catching all of the monsters in Monstropolis.

Bane & Kate: Bane sets out to sabotage his sister's date with Bruce Wayne.


  1. MADvent Calendar - Been gorging on chocolate all month? Here are some MAD moments you may have missed:
    • Friday, 3:00 PM: Jurassic Park returns to theaters in 3D, because 4D would mean having the audience eaten!
    • Tuesday, 8:00 PM: WrestleMania 29 breaks box office records, while RussellMania is once again seen by nobody.
    • Saturday, 4:00 PM: In honor of National Poetry Month, MAD asks you to find something to rhyme with this!
  2. Opening Scene
  3. Pokémonsters, Inc. (TV/Video Game Parody of Pokémon / Movie Parody of Disney and Pixar's Monsters, Inc.)
  4. Animated Marginals segment - Alfred E. Neuman, dressed as a cruise ship captain tells a woman sitting on a bench if she would like to go on a boat with him, so they head on over there to see that there is a remote-controlled sailboat.
  5. Bob the Clown Barber (Animated by Mike Wartella)
  6. The Gollum Go-Thin Diet (Spoof on Gollum from the Lord of the Rings) (Ad Parodies segment)
  7. MAD Security Cam - Zoo (MAD Security Cam segment) (Stop-motion Cartoon)
  8. Lean John Silver - The Physically Fit Pirate: Part 1 (Cartoon) (Spoof on Long John Silver)
  9. Is Kristen Stewart Sleeping? (Spoof on Kristen Stewart)
  10. Unlimited Breadstick (Animated by Thomas Knowler)
  11. M&MA Championship (Candy Parody of M&M's / Spoof on mixed martial arts) (Ad Parodies segment)
  12. Awkward Moments Never in Danger of Becoming Extinct (Cartoon)
  13. Spy vs. Spy - Igloo (Spy vs. Spy segment) (Stop-motion Cartoon)
  14. Animated Marginals segment - A guy on a skateboard rolls on down, another guy on another skateboard rolls on down also, and then we see that the skateboard is rolling down on yet another guy.
  15. Lean John Silver - The Physically Fit Pirate: Part 2 (Cartoon)
  16. Half a Tooth (Animated by Mike Wartella)
  17. Bane & Kate (Spoof on Bane / TV Parody of FOX's Ben and Kate)
  18. Credits
  19. 5-second Cartoon - (Is Kristen Stewart Sleeping?) The announcer said, "Kristen Stewart!" and Kristen Stewart said, "Stop calling me..." on her answering machine. (5-second Cartoon segment)


Main article: Pokémonsters, Inc. / Bane & Kate/Gallery


Main article: Pokémonsters, Inc. / Bane & Kate (Transcript)


  • This is the only time FOX's Ben and Kate gets parodied.
  • This is the second time Bane and Disney and Pixar's Monsters, Inc. showed up.
  • This is the third time Jurassic Park appeared.
  • This is the 11th time MAD does two television parodies instead of just one.
  • 15th appearance of the MAD Security Cam segment.
  • This is the 41st time Spy vs. Spy was done in stop-motion.


Chris Cox Rachel Ramras
Hugh Davidson   Kevin Shinick
Mikey Day Stephen Stanton
Dan Milano Tara Strong