"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.
- Vance Cosgrove
- Dr. Kamikazi
- Jebediah Turner
- Hester Turner
- 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.
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|