"Metal Monster" is the 7th episode of the series and the 4th(a) of Season 1 of Robotboy.


When a news reporter called Vance Cosgrove finds out about Robotboy he tries to find more about him from other people so that he can become promoted only that a secret government steals Robotboy into their laboratory and the gang must save him.



  • Robotboy
  • Tommy
  • Gus
  • Lola
  • Vance Cosgrove
  • Dr. Kamikazi
  • Constantine
  • Jebediah Turner
  • Hester Turner
  • Molemen
  • Fly Clones


  • The first appearance of Vance Cosgrove.
  • This is the first time Robotboy speaks in an episode Lola's in.
  • Two minor Star Wars cameos appear inside the secret laboratory: a Wookiee similar to Chewbacca can be seen inside one of the cells and a smaller sized Death Star can be seen behind Vance.
  • One alien has a resemblance of E.T. The Extra Terrestrial.
  • This episode reveals just how fast Robotboy's Superactivation is in real time; being about half a second.
  • Goof: In the Turner Residence hangs a framed picture of Gus, Lola and Tommy holding a deactivated Robotboy. When the picture is first shown, Tommy's laugh with a open mouth, in the next shot when Vance Cosgrove looks closely to the picture, Tommy's mouth is changed and he smiles with a closed mouth. Also his hair is more pointed in the first picture. The drop of Gus's pizza is smaller in the 2nd and Robotboy is more seen.
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In other languages

Int. Language Int. Title Translation
Dutch Het stalen monster The monster of steel
French Robotboy à la une Robotboy on the front page
German Metall Monster Metal Monster
Hebrew מפלצת מתכת (Mifletzet Matehet) Metal Monster
Italian Un Cronista D'assalto A Chronicler Assault
Spanish Monstruo metalico Metal Monster
Swedish Metal Monster Metal Monster


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