Gadget Boy's Adventures in History

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  • 1998
  • 1 Season
  • 6.5  (49)

"Gadget Boy's Adventures in History" is a educational spinoff/second season of the "Gadget Boy" children's television program, debuting in 1997. Rather than just worry about criminals stealing things in present day, this series revolves around the nefarious Spydra as she jumps through different points along the flow of time. While Spydra plots to change or remove elements of history to better suit her life in the present, Gadget Boy, the cyborg detective, does whatever he can to stop her. The show addresses quite a variety of moments in history, with many famous faces, like James Cook, serving as allies.

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Back To The Vulture
26. Back To The Vulture
July 14, 1998
Spydra goes back to the 1950s to grab the world's first time machine.
A Gadget Boy Christmas All Around The World
25. A Gadget Boy Christmas All Around The World
June 27, 1998
Spydra decides to eliminate Christmas by destroying its very roots, as she goes after St. Nicholas, Old Befana of Italy and Martin Luther.
Three Brainiacs In A Fountain
24. Three Brainiacs In A Fountain
June 20, 1998
Spydra, realizing she needs a scientist with more experience than Boris, builds a Spydra clone and travels back in time to kidnap three geniuses.
The Time Land Forgot
23. The Time Land Forgot
June 13, 1998
The team is sent back to 700 A.D. Spydra, depressed about her birthday, has learned the ancient Mayans could control time and can make her stop aging.
Valley Of The Vulture
22. Valley Of The Vulture
June 6, 1998
Spydra goes to the Nile River Valley in 1922 to steal all of King Tut's treasures before the world even knows they exist.
These Are A Few Of My Favourite Flying Things
21. These Are A Few Of My Favourite Flying Things
May 30, 1998
Spydra journeys to 15th-century Florence, Italy, to steal a machine of Leonardo Da Vinci's -- not realizing his inventions only exist on paper.
Go West Young Vulture
20. Go West Young Vulture
May 23, 1998
Spydra plans to travel back to California in 1849 so that she can pick up enough gold to repair the Spydratron and finish off Gadget Boy for good.
Just Fakir-Ing It
19. Just Fakir-Ing It
May 16, 1998
To enact the power of a mystical, sun-controlling ruby, Spydra takes Boris back to India in 1928 and enrolls him as a student of a great swami master.
It's Not Easy Staying Green
18. It's Not Easy Staying Green
May 9, 1998
All Spydra needs to bring the world to its knees is a whole lot of the rare Humongous Fungus, which causes anyone who eats it to hiccup violently.
No Laughing Matter
17. No Laughing Matter
May 2, 1998
Spidra has long lost the will to laugh, and she grows conserned. Not even abusing Boris can merely make her chuckle! So after multiple suggestions and attempts from Boris, Spidra, Boris, Mulch and Humus go back to the time of Charlie Chaplin, a famous silent comedian in his days. He made Spydra laugh so much that she tries to capture him and take him back to the future. The word reaches headquarters, and Gadget Boy is assigned to stop her at all costs, with help from Heather and G9. It won't be easy though, Spydra has a few of her own tricks up her sleves...
A Knight To Remember
16. A Knight To Remember
April 25, 1998
Spydra wants her production of Shakespeare's King John to be perfect. And what better way than to have the real crown originally worn by Charles I?
An Extinct Possibility
15. An Extinct Possibility
April 18, 1998
Agent Heather, Gadget Boy and G-9 go back in time to 1955 Rhodesia to save the last black rhino.
A Whale Of A Sail Of A Tail
14. A Whale Of A Sail Of A Tail
April 11, 1998
Angry about losing a boat race, Spydra travels to Phoenicia, circa 1300 B.C., where she steals the newly-invented first prototype movable-sail boat.
All's Fair At The World Fair
13. All's Fair At The World Fair
April 4, 1998
Spydra goes to the 1939 World's Fair in New York City to destroy the first robots ever made. If she succeeds, both Gadget and G-9 will cease to exist!
Coming In On A Web And Prayer
12. Coming In On A Web And Prayer
March 28, 1998
It's Gadget Boy to the rescue when Spydra sojourns to 1903 to stop the Wright brothers from ever pioneering manned motorized flight!
Ice Station Vulture
11. Ice Station Vulture
March 21, 1998
To eavesdrop on all the world's communications satellites, Spydra plants her "Polar Controller" satellite-controlling device at the North Pole.
Gadget-Stein
10. Gadget-Stein
March 14, 1998
Spydra travels back in time to use her new invention. Spydra's machine uses horrific thoughts to create terrible monsters. She decides to use them on Mary Shelley, the author of Frankenstein. Its up to Gadget Boy, Heather, and XG-9 to foil Spydra's plot, save Mary Shelley, and stop Spydra from unknowingly altering the future.
Some Assembly Required
9. Some Assembly Required
March 7, 1998
Spydra plans to go back in time to destroy Henry Ford's factory so that her range of arachnid cars will be driven by everyone.
Bionic Blunder From Down Under
8. Bionic Blunder From Down Under
February 28, 1998
Gadget Boy and Heather must thwart Spydra's plans and go back in time to 1915 Australia to steal a rare gem that can help them to destroy the city.
Hot Time in Old Caves
7. Hot Time in Old Caves
February 21, 1998
The Gadget Boy team are sent back to 700 A.D. Mexico. It seems Spydra, depressed at yet another birthday, has learned the ancient Mayans knew how to control time. She instills herself as their supreme being... so she can get them to stop her from aging... and time along with her! Does Gadget Boy have enough time to stop time from being stopped by the time-stopping, clock-stopping Spydra? Only time will tell!
The Three Gadgeteers
6. The Three Gadgeteers
February 14, 1998
Spydra goes back in time to the court of Louis XIII to steal the Queen's diamonds. Boris has his own agenda: He needs the Three Musketeers' swords.
An Ice Age Runs Through it
5. An Ice Age Runs Through it
February 7, 1998
It's off to the Cretaceous period for the Gadget team as Spydra tries to amass an army of dinosaurs with plans to house them in her special biosphere.
Madame Spydra Fly
4. Madame Spydra Fly
January 31, 1998
After getting a particular interest in silk, Spidra takes her minions back to July of 1853 to take over the silk industry in Japan. Gadget Boy must now travel though time and with the help of Heather and G-9, foil Spydra's plan and save history as we know it.
For Whom The Torch Rolls
3. For Whom The Torch Rolls
January 24, 1998
Spidra gets angry with the Olympics because they did not take place in Spidravania. She decides to go to 400BC prevent the first Olympics taking place. Gadget Boy , Heather and G-9 follow her through time to stop her changing history.
The Long and Winded Wall
2. The Long and Winded Wall
January 17, 1998
Spidra goes back to 211 BC to the time when the china wall was in it's last days of construction, to steal the magical jade dragons from the Temple of Chi Chi one Ti and awaken them from their hybination. Heather, G-9 and gadget boy must follow her through time to stop her from aquiring the jade dragons and changing history.
The Vulture Has Landed
1. The Vulture Has Landed
January 10, 1998
Spidra plans to steal the moon rocks that today are the main power source of the world, but the problem is that they are so heavily guarded it is impossible. So Spidra and her minions go back in time to when they were discovered, and steal them there and take them to an alternate future. Knowing the consecuences, Gadget boy, G-9 and Heather follow her through time, and attempt to fulfil history by stopping Spidra.
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"Gadget Boy's Adventures in History" is a educational spinoff/second season of the "Gadget Boy" children's television program, debuting in 1997. Rather than just worry about criminals stealing things in present day, this series revolves around the nefarious Spydra as she jumps through different points along the flow of time. While Spydra plots to change or remove elements of history to better suit her life in the present, Gadget Boy, the cyborg detective, does whatever he can to stop her. The show addresses quite a variety of moments in history, with many famous faces, like James Cook, serving as allies.

Gadget Boy's Adventures in History is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (26 episodes). The series first aired on January 10, 1998.

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Gadget Boy's Adventures in History is available for streaming on the History website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Gadget Boy's Adventures in History on demand at Vudu, Google Play, Apple TV and Pluto TV.

  • Premiere Date
    January 10, 1998
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (49)