Hi, welcome to Muppet Wiki!Please log in to edit this wiki.Joining Wikia is free, and it only takes a minute.We hope that you sign in, and become a member of the community!Click here to join this wiki ===Muppet Babies=== * ''[[Muppet Babies]]'' featured a number of appearances by [[Baby Kermit]]'s alter ego, Indiana Frog, and other references to the franchise. :* The series opening credits featured Kermit swinging past the screen as Jones in front of live-action footage from ''Raiders of the Lost Ark''. :* The episode "[[Episode 104: Raiders of the Lost Muppet|Raiders of the Lost Muppet]]" draws heavily from the plot of ''The Temple of Doom'' and includes scenes from the film. [[Baby Piggy]] refers to Kermit here as her hero, Indiana Frog. :* In "[[Episode 113: Good Clean Fun|Good Clean Fun]]," Indiana Frog helps [[Baby Fozzie]] and Baby Piggy find [[Baby Animal]] in the sewer when they thought he got suck down the bathtub drain. :* In "[[Episode 201: Once Upon an Egg Timer|Once Upon an Egg Timer]]," Baby Kermit's 3 minute story is on Indiana Frog's Adventure to find the lost bark after [[Baby Rowlf]] lose his voice. The title of his story is also called, ''Raiders of the Lost Bark''. :* The fourth season episode "[[Episode 401: Muppetland|Muppetland]]" features a sequence in which [[Skeeter]] imagines a safari-themed amusement park. Swinging through the trees like [[Tarzan]], the babies find themselves in a mining cart racing through caves headed for danger. Footage from ''Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom'' is used and [[John Williams]]' musical motif for the character is briefly incorporated into [[Rob Walsh]]'s score. :* In the episode "[[Episode 406: This Little Piggy Went to Hollywood|This Little Piggy Went to Hollywood]]," [[Baby Piggy]] dreams of being discovered by a famous director in a record store. In walks [[Steven Spielberg|Steven Weirdbird]] (played by [[Baby Gonzo]]) looking to cast a role in his latest film, "[[E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial|ET's]] [[Close Encounters of the Third Kind|Close Encounter]] with Indiana [[Jaws]]." :* In "[[Episode 416: The House That Muppets Built|The House That Muppets Built]]," [[Baby Gonzo]] appears as Quasigonzo (a spoof of [[The Hunchback of Notre Dame|Quasimodo]], a character also famous for swinging about by ropes) living in the bell towers of the Notre Dame cathedral. As he attempts to smother Baby Piggy with kisses, Indiana Frog swings in to save the damsel in distress. :* "Indy" helps Piggy find the Jewel of Tibet in "[[Episode 418: Nanny's Day Off|Nanny's Day Off]]". The episode also makes use of the [[Traveling by map|travel-by-map]] technique used in the Indiana Jones films. :* As Baby Gonzo realizes that he'd rather stick around the calamity created by having several Muppet Babies appear as different characters in "[[Episode 701: Muppet Babies: The Next Generation|Muppet Babies: The Next Generation]]," Indiana Frog swings in from off screen yodeling like [[Tarzan]] to once again save Baby Piggy. :* On the run from the other Babies in "[[Episode 713: Whose Tale Is It, Anyway?|Whose Tale Is It, Anyway?]]", Gonzo (in fedora) and Animal ride in a red wagon that doubles as a mining cart which intercuts with footage from the ''Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom'' mining cart chase. * The comic book [[Muppet_Babies_(comic_book)#star05|''Muppet Babies'' #5]] featured "[[:Image:MuppetBabiesComic-issue5.jpg|The Idol of Doom]]," another spoof. * In the 2018 episode "[[Episode 101: Sir Kermit the Brave / Animal Fly Airplane|Sir Kermit the Brave]]," the babies are seen running away from a large boulder using footage lifted from ''Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark''. Return to Indiana Jones. Retrieved from "https://muppet.fandom.com/wiki/Indiana_Jones"