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|Every Knight Has Its Day|
A royal family in a public school?
|Production Code|| 701-030|
|Original Airdate||March 5, 2016|
A Quest for the Lost Mixamajig
Nixel, Nixel, Go Away
Our favorite mischievous creatures are back with new stories, new tribes and new combinations! Nine new characters split into three new tribes –the MCPD, the Medivals and the Mixies. They all will mix and combine with each other with hilarious and surprising results. Which tribe do you want to belong to? Find one that matches you best and let’s create!
Mixels Wave 7, however, is set in MIXOPOLIS. Here live two different types of Mixels: Tribal Mixels and Infrastructural Mixels. Tribes are those who have populated the Mixels from series 1 to 6. Each one of them is tied to a particular element that defines their attitudes and abilities. They are considered the civilian inhabitants of Mixopolis. Infrastructural Mixels are positioned in the city as true contemporaries, inhabitants aware of modernity and users of new technologies.
It is the first day of a new semester at the public Mixopolis Middle School. Many students from many different Mixel tribes enter into their Mixing 101 class to begin. Their teacher walks into the classroom as well and tells the class to settle down. Before they begin to work, however, she tells the class that the principal has an announcement to make. Immediately after, the principal walks in and lets the class know that two young Mixels from the royal family of Mixelot will be becoming students that day. He instructs them to pretend that they are no different from everyone else... except royal and worth millions.
They all then hear the Royal Coach of the Medivals riding to the front of the school. All of the class gathers at the window in excitement, while the principal runs out to greet them. Cut to outside, Mixadel remarks the school to be a dump. The King of Mixelot explains to his son, the heir to the throne Camillot, that he must learn to mix with the common Mixels to become leader material, and how he'll need to make big decisions when he gets older. Camillot then decides to take his "first step" out the carriage, while arguing whether to use his right or left foot first. Meanwhile, the principal waits at the front steps of the school impatiently, while Mixadel scoffs at Camillot. However, the King pushes Camillot out of the carriage, hands him his books, pleads for Mixadel to look after his cousin, and leaves. As he leaves, however, Paladum escapes his connection to the carriage and tries resorting back to Camillot as the principal greets the other Medivals.
As they head into the classroom, the rest of the students mock and abuse them. When the teacher tells them to sit down, Mixadel disrespects a Glorp Corp student by flinging a giant spitball from his catapult at him and treating everyone else as slaves. Camillot, on the other hand, has a hard time deciding between two seats, until a student named Booger helps him out by sitting at one of them. Meanwhile, Mixadel continues to treat the other students poorly, even the principal. Camillot meets Jamzy and has a small talk about him. After getting settled, the teacher puts up a video about Mixing and expects everyone else to make notes. However, Camillot soon falls asleep as everyone laughs at him. When he wakes up, he sees Paladum trying to enter the school through the window and grows happy that his pet returned. Soon, class is dismissed, and everyone rushes out of the classroom.
Later, in the gymnasium of the school, a Muncho Referee chooses Mixadel and Camillot as the captains of their respective teams in the game of Murpball, to which Camillot states he didn't ask to be. Mixadel is the red team and Camillot is the blue team. Mixadel chooses who should be on his team first, and he chooses all the tough and brawny students. All that is left for Camillot are the rest of the students, including Jamzy and Booger. When the game begins, Mixadel is victorious; however, Jamzy tells Camillot that they can win if they hit the opponents with acubit ball. Soon after, Jamzy is murpified. Mixadel, however, starts cheating by using his team members as shields. Two of his members even mix to be more successful in the game. Soon, Camillot begins groveling at the sight of all the Murpified students. Booger encourages him saying that they can still win, until he is murpified by Mixadel. When Camillot gets a cubit ball and is about to throw it at Mixadel, Mixadel says it isn't fair because he doesn't have one. Camillot then starts being decisive about whether or not he should shoot at him. That is until Mixadel shoots him first with his catapult, ending the game. All of the other students reject Camillot, stating that he'll be "some king". Camillot then walks away sadly.
The class goes on a field trip to the Mixopolis Zoo, taking a bus. Shortly after departing, Camillot and Booger have a brief talk about Camillot's job as team captain during the Murpball game. Booger explains that he needs to make decisions in order to be a good leader. Upon the students entering the zoo, the guard at the front entrance warns Paladum not to enter, as animals are strictly prohibited.
Ranger Jinx is the class's guide during their field trip. He gives out a few rules to avoid danger with the Mixamals, such as not making faces at them, teasing them, feeding them, pointing at them, looking at them in the eye, making rude faces at them, and most importantly, showing them your backside and wiggling your hips while exclaiming, "Nanny nanny nanny!". He says this while unintentionally doing the actions himself. The Teacher awkwardly drags the students away and proceeds, scoffing in disgust at Jinx. As he continues to show the students around the zoo, Camillot still despairs about his failure in the Murpball game. Two frog-like creatures have a conversation, saying all they have is a rock to inhabit, to which it is revealed to be a monster-like creature. Ranger Jinx continues to give the students a tour by showing them the bonzipod exhibit, to which a student says it is Mixel-like.
One exhibit Ranger Jinx shows are the Mixeloptors; the powerful and unpredictable Mixamals of the zoo. Mixadel, however, acts skeptical and isn't scared. Proceeding, the next thing Jinx displays is the Mixamals' shared abilities with Mixels to mix, by tossing a Cubit at two Mixapods. They then have a neck long enough to reach up to the plant so they can eat it. He also demonstrates Mixing between subterranean Borers as another example. They are able to burrow through the ground quickly and move faster, much to the students, save for Mixadel's, disgust. In arrogance, he decides to disobey what the ranger warned and agitates the Mixamals by doing most of the things Jinx said not to do. As a result, he falls in a mud pit, resulting in the other students to laugh at him. In anger, the ranger tells him that the mud pit is for Mixamals only, pointing to a sign; making the students laugh more. Mixadel then devises a scheme and tries to get revenge.
Later, Camillot continues despairing over how he isn't worthy. He presses a button to a Mixamal exhibit that explains Crunch Doodles, crab-like Mixamals that have to Mix in order to defend themselves from predators. Camillot believes there is a connection, trying to figure it out. Meanwhile, Jinx displays another Mixamal exhibit called Mixaplotopusses. In anger, Mixadel decides to get his revenge while everyone else is distracted, by going into the zoo control room and flipping all of the levers, opening the cages of the Mixeloptors. Everyone is in fear and Mixadel states that it wasn't the best idea. He tries going back to the control room, but a Mixeloptor smashes it with its foot. He continues running, only to hide behind a bush.
Jinx decides to call the police. The Sergeant at the MCPD Station receives the report. While the main MCPD members are taking a snack break eating donuts and coffee, he announces an escape of the Mixeloptors and the MCPD quickly rush to the scene. Camillot, still in despair, is interrupted by a Spikel student warning him about the outbreak. Meanwhile, the MCPD arrive and encounter a single Mixeloptor. To give in more power, Tiketz pulls out a cubit as the rest of the tribe Maxes. But before doing anything, the Mixeloptor swallows the Max whole, de-mixing the cops and throwing them in a cage. Kuffs, in slight despair, states that the Sergeant won't be happy.
Meanwhile, the Mixeloptors are still loose, and the teacher evacuates the students. In inconvenience, the Mixeloptors mix together. Camillot finds Booger and pleads to mix with him, to which he replies he is too cowardly to do so. However, they mix anyway and slime the monster, making it scamper to its cage. Being successful, Banjoe and Wott each hold a cubit and join Camillot and Booger's Mix. They are able to use their powers to scare another Mixeloptor into its cage, and then de-Mix afterwards.
Outside the zoo, Paladum enters the zoo anyway, despite the gate keeper's warning because of the Mixeloptor outbreak. The class still being evacuated by the Teacher, Paladum decides to help by being the one chased by a Mixeloptor and distracting it.
While the Teacher and her students are still in fear, Camillot remembers the motto of the Mixing, So That's How It's Done! instructional video and decides to Mix with the rest of the class, but the majority of them reject the idea. Jamzy decides to stick up for himself first. He mixes with Camillot and the Mix attacks one Mixeloptor with music notes, but decides to de-Mix upon the encounter of a bigger one. While the Teacher continues to defend everyone else, Mixadel pops up from the bush, claiming he has a cubit. Everyone else, including Jamzy, Paladum, Booger, and Phosphee join in for a mix. He, at first, decides to slime the Mixeloptor, but then attacks him with music notes, only for it to eat it and blast him back with even more powerful instruments. No longer in fear, Camillot convinces everyone else to Mix with him, to which they do. Now mixed, they make the Mixeloptor feel lovestruck and lure it into its cage. The Mix de-mixes as the rest of the Mixels celebrate their victory.
After a victorious day of school, the King comes to pick up Camillot, Mixadel and Paladum; they are now wearing medals. They tell him that they did a great job at school, with Mixadel saying Camillot would be a good leader one day. This makes the King proud. Principal Knave shouts at the carriage as it leaves, waving the Medivals goodbye and hoping they had fun. The camera then pans up into the starry night sky of Mixopolis as Camillot proclaims, "We're all better when we mix things together!".
For a full transcript of "Every Knight Has Its Day", click here.
- A storyboard from this episode was shown in The Wonderful World of Mixels. The shown segments heavily featured the Medivals.
- Various scenes from the shown storyboards were eventually removed from the final cut of the episode, such as...
- Camillot was supposed to have a dream sequence when he falls asleep during Mixing, So That's How It's Done!, where Paladum is attacked by an unknown monster; foreshadowing the Mixeloptor attack.
- Booger was going to be insulted by Mixadel.
- After Jamzy introduced himself to Camillot, Booger was going to introduce himself as well. Immediately after, there was also a scene with Mixadel complaining.
- After the scene when Booger lets Camillot and him sit on both seats, there was going to be a lunch scene where Mixadel says where they’re gonna sit.
- Various scenes from the shown storyboards were eventually removed from the final cut of the episode, such as...
- There was a slightly shorter hiatus in-between A Quest for the Lost Mixamajig and this episode, at 5 months and 8 days.
- Concept art shows that one of the Spikel students was originally designed as a Fang Gang student.
- An ad page, "Schoolhouse Mix-Up!", appeared in the March-April 2016 LEGO Club Magazine.
- This episode's animation is done in Flash by Big Star Entertainment in Seoul, South Korea.
- On March 7, 2016, Cartoon Network released two clips from the episode on their website.
- During early production, this episode was known under the title "Out And Down In Mixopolis."
This episode aired on March 5, 2016 followed by the debut of Cartoon Network's "Regular Time Adventure Show" block and received a total of 1.061 million viewers.
- This is the first episode where, in North America, Cartoon Network didn't air a commercial for it at all.
- When this episode aired in Latin America, there was an extra commercial break after the MCPD are defeated and caged by a Mixelopter.
- This episode was skipped in numerous countries and delayed in others for unknown reasons.
- This is the penultimate episode, with the one immediately following it being the series finale.
|5||United States||Every Knight Has Its Day|
|Canada||Every Knight Has Its Day|||
|12||Phillipines||Every Knight Has Its Day|||
|India||Every Knight Has Its Day|||
|24||Latin America||Un caballero tiene su dia|
|25||Australia||Every Knight Has Its Day|||
|26||Poland||Każdy rycerz ma swój dzień|||
|South East Asia||Every Knight Has Its Day|||
|28||Germany||Ein ritterlicher Tag|||
|2||Japan||Wave 7 スペシャル|||
|28||RSEE||Every Knight Has Its Day|||
|11||United Kingdom & Ireland||Every Knight Has Its Day|||
|22||Italy||L'unione fa la forza|||
- The MCPD, Medivals and Mixies appear, introducing the Series 7 characters into the show.
- This is the second half-hour special to introduce only one series, after Mixel Moon Madness.
- The episode's title is a play on the phrase "every night has its day".
- This episode has the first seen female character in the history of the franchise, after the existence of females being hinted at for so long.
- Throughout the entire episode, Camillot doesn't sport an axe arm.
- Evidently, some Mixels are children instead of the normal "older"-like appearances.
The unique wildlife of Planet Mixel is shown.
- This half-hour special marks the first and only of a few things:
- The first half hour special to not include Flain in any form, and his first absence since Elevator.
- The first and only half-hour special where Nixels don't appear in any form.
- The first and only half-hour special to not include any cliffhangers.
- The first and only half-hour special to only use the rainbow variation of cubits.
- The first and only half-hour special to not contain any characters voiced by Jess Harnell.
- The first half-hour special to introduce only one cartoon version of a Max.
- This is the last appearance of a Murp.
- This is the fourth special in the show. ("Mixed Up Special", "Mixel Moon Madness", "A Quest for the Lost Mixamajig")
- Mixopolis, which debuted in the previous episode, is featured heavily.
- This episode takes place not long after the Weldos reveal Mixopolis.
- Background Mixels appear again for the second time, and in fact some even appear as major characters.
- This is the second episode to involve a classroom of some sort. ("Changing a Light Bulb")
- This is the fourth episode where a rainbow cubit appears. ("Mixed Up Special", "Mixel Moon Madness", "A Quest for the Lost Mixamajig")
- This is the fifth time the fourth wall is broken. ("Rockball", "Elevator", "Mixel Moon Madness", "A Quest for the Lost Mixamajig")
- This is the second episode where a Mix is made without using a cubit. ("Vaudeville Fun")
- This is the eighth episode with a Max, but one of only relatively few with only one appearing. ("Hot Lava Shower", "Mailman", "Changing a Light Bulb")
- If you pause a moment during the intro when Camillot drops the music notes, his outline becomes thinner.
- Before Rocky exits the classroom, his outline becomes thinner.
- So as Wott’s left arm when he exits.
- Mixadel's eyelid switches from silver to brown in most occasions.
- As well, Jamzy's eyelid switches from yellow to dark grey in a few shots.
- So as the Teacher’s eyelids switching from orange to brown when she tells about the Mixopolis Zoo trip.
- And Camilliot’s eyelids switching from grey to brown in a few shots.
- When Koggpact starts to walk down the street of the Klinkers district, his model is placed in the air, clipping through a building.
- The students in the classroom and their seating locations swap a lot throughout the episode, and some students outright disappear and are replaced with different designs.
- The same thing applies when they at the Mixopolis Zoo.
- After Astroy says “Uh, do we call them ‘your highness’ of just grovel?”, The outline around Crunchee’s eyes becomes thinner.
- When Mixadel fires the spitball Cayno's bottom teeth are missing.
- Before Camilliot sleeps during the Mixing: “so that’s how it’s done” video, Astroy’s beanie is gray instead of black.
- The Film Murp has a white pocket protector, while the Narrator's is blue.
- When the film "Mixing, So That's How It's Done!" is playing, the students have paper on all their desks, even though there was none before.
- Just before the Mixing 101 class is dismissed, both before the Murpball scene and before they head to the buses for the field trip, Cayno is colored blue from the Murpball game.
- During the transition with Scorpi and Spugg, Scorpi and Spugg have more teeth than normal and Spugg’s face is incorrectly designed.
- The Referee's pupil switches from a fully black pupil to traditional pupil in certain cuts.
- In one scene where those in the gymnasium line up, Wott can be seen twice.
- When Camillot says "Me?" after the Referee tells the other students to step back, his mouth does not move.
- Boldurr’s arm switches vice-versa in some shots.
- When Booger catches the Murpball, it turns red, but a few seconds later it turns blue.
- Even though he is seen blue, the slime on his feet is still green the whole time.
- When Camillot says "My team!", none of his team members are murpified, instead they are just laying on the ground. When Camillot finishes his sentence, everyone is murpified all of a sudden, and then they're back to normal after that.
- When Cayno runs out of the Bus to the Mixopolis Zoo, he has an extra finger.
- When Mixadel says "Make way, royalty here", his mouth clips through his hands.
- After Ranger Jinx tells the class not to make these faces, Jamzy’s bottom teeth are missing and Bogger’s tooth is incorrectly positioned.
- Camillot's left arm seam disappears in a few shots.
- When the Crunch Doodles mix, they don't use a cubit.
- Before Ranger Jinx calls the MCPD, Jamzy’s fin is not mirrored when he turns right.
- During some frames while Tiketz is spitting out his food, he has two jaws.
- In the background during the scene where Brohawk warns Camillot about the Mixeloptor outbreak, Astroy is seen without teeth.
- When the MCPD first appears, the highlight on the left leg of Kuffs is red instead of blue.
- Kuffs' name is spelled as "Cuffs" in closed captioning.
- When Kuffs he says, "Okay, let's go find the monsters," the highlights on Tiketz's head switch colors, but go back to normal in the next cut.
- When one of the Mixeloptors spits fire at the MCPD, Kuffs is on the opposite side of the rest of the MCPD, but returns back when the camera cuts back to a closer shot.
- Tiketz's name is spelled as "Ticketz" in closed captioning and the credits. This appears to be because of the spelling of his name used in Concept Art and production work for the episode.
- In the Mixeloptor scene where the MCPD are ready to Max, the transition said "Mix" instead of "Max".
- When one of the Mixeloptors spit out the MCPD, Kuffs' left arm is missing.
- Some of the background Mixels don’t move their mouths when their saying lines.
- When Jamzy says "I'm all out of Cubits!", part of his left hand is cut off as if off-screen.
- Mixadel says "all for one, and one for all" in Jamzy's voice.
- Just like in Mixel Moon Madness and A Quest for the Lost Mixamajig, the "Sound Effects Editor" credit in the end credits misspells "Sound" as "Soung".
- That was fixed in Nixel, Nixel, Go Away.
- "Every night has its day" - The title is a pun based on this saying.
- Cars - The vehicles on the streets of Mixopolis appear to have sentience, like the vehicles in this Pixar film.
- Rifleman's Creed - The referee saying about Camillot's Cubit Ball that "there are many like it, but this one's yours" is a reference to the US Marine Corp's rifle creed, where it states that "This is my rifle. There are many like it, but this one is mine".
- Distant Drums - The popular "Wilhelm scream" from the movie Distant Drums can be heard by a Mixel getting hit by a Cubit Ball.
- The Lion King - Mixadel says "Long live the king." while taking out Camillot in the Murpball match like Scar did in this film while killing Mufasa.
- BonziBuddy - The monkey Miximals at the zoo are called "Bonzipods", possibly referencing this iconic computer program featuring a virtual assistant who was a purple monkey/ape.
- The Three Musketeers - Mixadel says "all for one, and one for all", referencing the story. Krog did the same in A Quest for the Lost Mixamajig.
- Florida - The King says maybe he can now retire to this US state; which also breaks the fourth wall.
- Principal: Welcome to Mixopolis Middle School, your highnesses. I’m your principal, sort of royalty myself!
- Mixadel: That’s wonderful. Fetch our books, knave.
- Principal: How did he know my name is Knave?!
- Mixadel: Ahem.
- Globbie: What?
- Mixadel: You're in my seat.
- Globbie: This isn't your seat. This is where I always sit. Do you believe this guy?
- Mixadel flings a spitball out of his catapult at Globbie, smashing him against the wall.
- Mixadel: Right. That's more like it. Much better.
- Teacher: Ahem. Camillot?
- Camillot: (quickly wakes up) I can make a decision!
- Ranger Jinx: Welcome, all, to the Mixopolis Zoo! My name is Ranger Jinx and I will be your guide today! First, we have a few very important rules before we go inside. Do not feed the Mixamals. And, oh, heavens, do not point at them! And never look one squarely in the eye! You mustn’t tease them. Don’t make faces like this. Or this! Or this! Do not make rude noises like this. And above all, never show them your backside while slapping your bottom and wiggling your hips while singing “nanny nanny nanny”.
- Amphipod: I had a lovely wet log to live under. Now all I have is this rock.
- The rock reveals itself as a creature, which growls.
- Amphipod: Hey, I’m not complaining!
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Sources and References
- ↑ Mixels (OAD: 03/05/2016) - Zap2it TV Listings
- ↑ CLIP: Cartoon Network Premieres for February 29, 2016: “Clarence,” “We Bare Bears,” “Regular Show,” & More - ToonZone News
- ↑ Cartoon Network: Luglio e Agosto 2016, HighLights programmazione
- ↑ LEGO Club Magazine - March/April 2016 Issue (Page 8)
- ↑ "Mixels-Wave 7 Out And Down In Mixopolis", Production ID: 00399801, Year: 2014
- ↑ UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Saturday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.5.2016 | Showbuzz Daily
- ↑ Cartoon Network (Canada) Schedule (Wayback Machine)
- ↑ Cartoon Network Asia : Mixels - Every Knight Has Its Day (New) [Promo - YouTube
- ↑ Mixels Every Knight Has Its Day on Sat 12, Mar 8:00 AM on Cartoon Network | burrp!TV Guide (Wayback Machine)
- ↑ Março no Cartoon Network: novos episódios de Ursos sem Curso - ANMTV (Archive)
- ↑ Mixels: Every Knight Has Its Day | Foxtel.com.au (Wayback Machine)
- ↑  (Archive)
- ↑ Cartoon Network Asia : Mixels - Every Knight Has Its Day (New) [Promo - YouTube
- ↑ Mixels S03E01: Ein ritterlicher Tag (Every Knight Has It's Day) - fernsehserien.de (Archive)
- ↑ ミクセル Wave 7 スペシャル (Archive)
- ↑ Amanhã vamos a Mixópolis! Descobre este novo... - Cartoon Network PT (Archive)
- ↑ Cartoon Network RSEE: May 2016 - WEEKENDS (Archive)
- ↑ Cartoon Network UK June 2016 Highlights - RegularCapital Website (Archive)
- ↑ Cartoon Network: Luglio e Agosto 2016, HighLights programmazione (Archive)
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