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"Swamp Mates" is a SpongeBob SquarePants episode from Season 12. In this episode, Bubble Bass finds himself stranded with Patrick in a mysterious swamp, looking for a lost action figure.



The episode was confirmed by Vincent Waller on March 23, 2019.[5]


 ) Associated production music
 ) Original music
 ) SpongeBob music

  Hillbilly Home - Nicolas Carr, Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Title card]
  Holiday Playtime - Cedric Palmer [Opening at SpongeBob's library]
  Gallant Games - Maurice Courpalay [Pat-Star-Piece Theatre]
  ? [SpongeBob takes a book "Sir Patrick"]
  The Great White (g) - Gregor Narholz [Fire burns SpongeBob's face]
  ? [SpongeBob takes another book from the shelf]
  ? [Lion's head comes from the book and roars]
  The Great White (g) - Gregor Narholz [SpongeBob closes the book]
  City Bustle - Heinz Hoetter [SpongeBob takes a book "Swamp Mates"]
  Gallant Games - Maurice Courpalay [SpongeBob starts reading Gary the book]
  Pell-Mell - Sam Spence [Man Ray steals money from the bank]
  Prelude to Conflict - Sam Fonteyn [Bubble Bass with the IJLSA members]
  Slide Whistle Stooges 2 - Nicolas Carr, Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Mama Bass calls Bubble Bass]
  Gator - Steve Belfer [Patrick is revealed to be Bubble Bass' playdate]
  Comic Capers B - Charlie Brissette, Norman Mamey [Bubble Bass screams]
  Gator - Steve Belfer [Patrick chewing up Bubble Bass' action figures]
  Finger of Suspicion - Max Saunders ["Don't touch any of my property!"]
  Gator - Steve Belfer [Patrick takes garbage bag out of his pants to play "swamp"]
  Finger of Suspicion - Max Saunders [Bubble Bass' room floods with garbage bag's dirtiness]
  Pirate Ship - John Hastings [Patrick and Bubble Bass get sucked down the drain]
  Hillbilly Home - Nicolas Carr, Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Patrick pulls Bubble Bass out of the swamp]
  Flop and Go A - John Fox [Patrick moves atop the log, causing it to spin]
  Hillbilly Home - Nicolas Carr, Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Bubble Bass says they are trapped]
  Terror - Alan Braden [Firejellies zap Bubble Bass' tongue]
  Hillbilly Home - Nicolas Carr, Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Patrick drinking the water of the swamp]
  Melodrama - Eric Spear ["This is a nightmare! I'll never find my Wonder Whale action figure!"]
  ? [Someone's shadow appears]
  ? [Mysterious Man comes from the shadow]
  Tales from the Swamp (b) - Ron Goodwin [Mysterious Man is seen holding Wonder Whale]
  Moloka'i Nui A - Kapono Beamer [Patrick and Bubble Bass get out the swamp]
  ? - Dick De Benedictis [Mysterious Man disappears into darkness of the forest]
  Grass Skirt Chase - Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Patrick and Bubble Bass chase the Mysterious Man]
  Tales from the Swamp (d) - Ron Goodwin [They spot a cabin in the forest]
  Lost John - Jerry Burnham, Stephen Wade, Saul Broudy [They see two alligators inside the cabin]
  The Great White (g) - Gregor Narholz [An alligator picks up Patrick and Bubble Bass]
  Lost John - Jerry Burnham, Stephen Wade, Saul Broudy [Alligator throws them into the cabin]
  The Creature (a) - Gregor Narholz [Patrick's head turns red after drinking chilli sauce]
  Fury - Austin Rayner [Patrick's head whistles like a train]
  Disturbing Facts A - Gregor Narholz [Patrick burps, burning the chilli sauce machine]
  Cabbage Cooking - Roy Henley [Patrick and Bubble Bass run out of the cabin ]
  Hillbilly Home - Nicolas Carr, Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Bubble Bass teases the alligators]
  Scary Chase - Alan Wynn [Bubble Bass sees the alligators chasing them on a boat]
  Hot Pursuit - Edmund Koetscher [Patrick burps again, making the fire come out from his mouth]
  Sliding 2 - Hans Ehrlinger, Roy Etzel [Alligators and their boat get burned]
  Hillbilly Home - Nicolas Carr, Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Bubble Bass and Patrick still floating on the log]
  ? [Bubble Bass hears something]
  Tales from the Swamp (a) - Ron Goodwin [Mysterious Man appears again holding the action figure]
  Target - Hans Ehrlinger [Bubble Bass runs after the Mysterious Man]
  ? [Mysterious Man traps Patrick and Bubble Bass in a string cell]
  Tales from the Swamp (b) - Ron Goodwin [Mysterious Man reveals to be Hoodoo Guru]
  Shark Attack B - John Fiddy ["And your precious Wonder Whale is all mine."]
  The Great White - Gregor Narholz [Hoodoo reveals his collection of action figures]
  Quirky Tension B - John Epping [Bubble Bass tries to escape from the string cell]
  ? [Patrick eats all the string cell and Bubble Bass and him escape]
  Unknown Track 110 - Bubble Bass takes the whale's action figure
  ? ["Evil never tries fun."]
  Tales from the Swamp (d) - Ron Goodwin ["Not so fast, Bubble Bass."]
  Tales from the Swamp (b) - Ron Goodwin [Hoodoo pulls out his Patrick voodoo doll]
  Will He, Won't He? - David Lindup ["No collector would touch that trash."]
  Arnold is Back 1 - Gregor Narholz [Hoodoo uses Patrick's voodoo doll to lift Patrick's hand]
  Frightmare - Magnum Opus [Hoodoo Guru makes Patrick to choke Bubble Bass]
  La Muette De Portici - Daniel Auber [Patrick and Bubble Bass spinning]
  Team Trophy - Sammy Burdson, John Fiddy [Bubble Bass takes back the action figure]
  Lost John - Jerry Burnham, Stephen Wade, Saul Broudy [An alligator finds Patrick and Bubble Bass]
  Cabbage Cooking - Roy Henley [Hoodoo and the alligators chase after them]
  Battle March Link (a) - Keith Mansfield ["Our only escape!"]
  Great Moments - Gregor Narholz ["Friend?"]
  Pursuit - Wilfred Burns [Bubble Bass and Patrick escape]
  A Jolly Jaunt (c) - Dick Walter ["Yeah, that's right, run away from our friendship."]
  King of the Giants C - John Fox, Otto Sieben [Waterfall is shown next]
  Approaching Danger - Ronald Hanmer [Patrick and Bubble Bass cling on to a rock]
  Eight Dramatic Bridges - Ronald Hanmer [They fall down the waterfall]
  Slide Whistle Stooges 2 - Nicolas Carr, Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Both wake up in a room]
  ? [Bubble Bass and Patrick sink into swamp water]
  Prelude to Conflict - Sam Fonteyn [Ending]



SpongeBob SquarePants Play Date Nickelodeon UK


  • The original titles for this episode were "Swamp Bass" and "Swamped!"[6]
  • This episode is 16 minutes long.
  • This is the first 16-minute episode of season 12 in production order. The second is "Handemonium."
  • This episode was meant to air in Russia on October 19, 2019, but was replaced with an airing of "Plankton's Old Chum" on accident instead, according to Nick Russia.[citation needed]
  • The title card is very similar to that of "The Algae's Always Greener," except some light and bubbles are added in the background.
    • The title card is also similar to that of "The Fish Bowl," except this title card is recolored.
  • In this episode, Martin Olson reprises his role as The Chief who he previously played in "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy V" from season 3.
  • The title of the episode was accidentally listed on some United States VOD platforms with "Dirty Bubble Returns" and "Handemonium," however the episode was not there.[citation needed]
  • The "action dog," "teenage action boy," and "teenage action girl" action figures from "Goons on the Moon" appear in this episode.
  • This episode takes place simultaneously during its sister episode "One Trick Sponge," as Patrick, Bubble Bass, and the alligators can be seen while Sandy is searching the swamp.


Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy (VE)

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