TransBOREmores / Star Wars: the Groan Wars is the second episode of MAD Season 1, and the second overall episode of MAD.

Episode Summary

TransBOREmores: Optimus Prime tricks Sam in finding the Rock of No-Talent-Tron in order to take a vacation.

Star Wars: the Groan Wars: The Galactic Republic tries to stop the evil Count Poo-Poo.


  1. Opening Scene
  2. TransBOREmores (Movie Parody of Transformers)
  3. Animated Marginals segment
  4. See-saw Fail (Cartoon)
  5. EPhonie cRap (Ad Parody of Apple's iPhone) (Ad Parodies Segment)
  6. Inflate-a-clown at a Water Fountain (Animated by Mike Wartella)
  7. MAD Ask the Celebrity - Miley Cyrus, Simon Cowell, and Shaun White (MAD Ask the Celebrity segment)
  8. MAD News - The MAD News anchor announces that an octopus is trying to open a jar of peanut butter. (Stop-motion Cartoon)
  9. Doggie Air (Animated by Mike Wartella)
  10. How I Met My Brother (TV Parody of How I Met Your Mother) (Ad Parodies segment)
  11. Animated Marginals segment
  12. Jargle Germ Audition (Animated by Mike Wartella)
  13. The Wolverclean (Spoof on Wolverine from X-Men) (Ad Parodies segment)
  14. Spacenook (Cartoon) (Animated by Mike Wartella) (Website Parody of Facebook)
  15. The Zit (Cartoon)
  16. Spy vs. Spy - Fake Dynamite (Spy vs. Spy segment)
  17. Batman Sleeps In (Parody of Batman) (Animated by Mike Wartella)
  18. Star Wars: the Groan Wars (TV Parody of Star Wars: the Clone Wars)
  19. Credits
  20. 5 second cartoon - The zit-squeezing continues. (5-second Cartoon segment)


Main article: TransBOREmores / Star Wars: the Groan Wars/Gallery


Main article: TransBOREmores / Star Wars: the Groan Wars (Transcript)


  • This is the first time Garfield appeared on MAD (he appeared as a girl in Star Wars: the Groan Wars), the first episode of MAD where the second Animated Marginal is not directly after Spy vs. Spy, the first episode where the MAD News segment interrupts another segment, the first appearance of five Mike Wartella segments and the MAD Ask the Celebrity segment, and the only time MAD has spoofed Ghostbusters.
  • This is the second episode of MAD to have 20 segments. The first was the previous episode.
  • Autobots from Transformers, Mater from Disney and Pixar's CarsIron ManWALL·E, Remy from Disney and Pixar's Ratatouille, and R2-D2 and C-3PO from Star Wars appeared in TransBOREmores.


  • Hugh Davidson - Bad Name, Batman, Iron Man, and Dad
  • Larry Dorf - Sam Witwicky, Mannequin, Brothers, Mr. Fantastic, Shaun White, Jargle Announcer, and MAD Ask the Celebrity Announcer
  • Rachel Ramras - Sudoku, Pinocchio, Miley Cyrus, Mom, Alien, and Screaming Women
  • Kevin Shinick - Megatron, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Geppetto, Palpatine, George Lucas, Buster, Checkers, Spot, Sparky, Wolverine, Mater, Simon Cowell, Magneto, EPhonie cRap Announcer, How I Met My Brother Announcer, Alien, Germ, and the MAD News Anchor
  • Gary Anthony Williams - Optimus Prime, Count Poo Poo, and Jargle Scientist