SpongeBob SquarePants: Season 8

SpongeBob SquarePants: Season 8

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Nickelodeon's legendary animated comedy series about a carefree sea sponge who loves his best friend Patrick the starfish, his pet snail Gary, his grumpy neighbour and co-worker Squidward, and his basic job as a fry cook at the Krusty Krab.

2011Rating: TV-Y7USAUnited Plankton Pictures, Nickelodeon Productions, Nickelodeon Animation Studio
AnimatedComedyKids & Family



The Good Krabby Name

Mr. Krabs wants all of Bikini Bottom to eat at... More the Krusty Krab, so SpongeBob and Patrick go on an advertising blitz.



Squidward discovers a piece of art by an artist named... More "Fiasco", and Mr. Krabs decides to use it as an attraction to his customers at the Krusty Krab. But soon after, Plankton steals it, believing he can reverse engineer the Krabby Patty formula from it.


Free Samples

Plotting to ruin Mr. Krabs, Plankton, his business rival, drives... More away his customers. As a result, Mr. Krabs is forced to give out free Krabby Patties in order to try to win them back.



SpongeBob has difficulty falling asleep, while Patrick struggles to stay... More awake.



SpongeBob brings home a box of new snail treats that... More Gary will do anything to get – especially when they run out.



When Squidward goes home sick with a fake illness, SpongeBob... More thinks he has caught it for real.


For Here or to Go

Mr. Krabs organizes a guessing game to his customers at... More the Krusty Krab for a Krabby Patty. When Plankton tries it, he actually wins. Mr. Krabs will do anything to stop him from collecting his prize.


Squidward's School for Grown Ups

When Patrick suddenly grows a beard, he decides it is... More time to act like a grown-up. He tags along with Squiward, who offers to teach him everything he knows about how to be mature, much to SpongeBob's dismay. When at an opera house, the two watch SpongeBob, who disguises himself as a character to win Patrick back. Patrick begins to cry and his tears dip the beard. It is revealed that the beard is actually a sea urchin.


Karen 2.0

When Plankton replaces his computer wife Karen with an upgrade... More called Karen 2.0, the original Karen leaves and gets a job at the Krusty Krab.


Extreme Spots

When the drasticals come to town, SpongeBob and Patrick try... More to do whatever it takes to join them, no matter how extreme – or dangerous. Whether attempting sand motorbiking, hang gliding, seashell surfing or extreme bubble blowing, SpongeBob and Patrick undertake the challenge in an effort to demonstrate they are extreme.


Squirrel Record

Sandy is determined to break a record number of world... More records, in record time, so SpongeBob joins her for an action-packed weekend of dangerous record setting.


Demolition Doofus

Mrs. Puff enters SpongeBob into a demolition derby, but SpongeBob's... More awful driving makes him a superstar.


Face Freeze!

SpongeBob and Patrick get face freeze after making too many... More faces despite being warned not to by Mr. Krabs.


Home Sweet Rubble

SpongeBob's pineapple house is falling apart and is in needing... More repairs, so he gets all of his friends to help him refurbish it. However, despite the big changes, SpongeBob is not happy with it. In the end, his pet snail Gary helps him with his can, which contains a fully furnished pineapple.


Squid Baby

A head injury makes Squidward think he's a baby, and... More SpongeBob and Patrick must look after him.


License to Milkshake

SpongeBob returns to the Milkshake Academy after discovering his milkshake... More license has expired.


Hello Bikini Bottom!

A concert promoter named Colonel Carper wants SpongeBob and Squidward... More to form a band together and send them on a "world tour". However, the greedy Mr. Krabs decides to manage them in order to make his own profits from his to employees' success.


Super Evil Aquatic Villain Team Up Is Go!

Plankton teams up with Man Ray to get the Krabby... More Patty formula and rule the world.


The Curse of the Hex

An evil hagfish curses the Krusty Krab.


Gary's New Toy

Spongebob must take drastic measures when Gary’s new red ball... More starts to control him.


Chum Fricassee

Squidward quits the Krusty Krab to work for Plankton, turning... More the Chum Bucket into an overnight success.


Move It or Lose It

Mr. Krabs and Plankton circulate petitions about the bulldozing of... More a Bikini Bottom restaurant.


The Hot Shot

SpongeBob gets driving lessons from the son of a legendary... More race-car driver, Tony Fast Jr.


The Other Patty

Mr. Krabs and Plankton, his business rival and Chum Bucket... More owner, set out to find clues on why they have no customers. The enemies find a common enemy—a popular new restaurant—in which they must work together to steal the secret formula of its "Flabby Patty" burgers.


Frozen Face-Off

SpongeBob and the gang, including Patrick, Mr. Krabs, Squidward, Sandy... More Cheeks, Plankton and Karen, and Gary, participate in a sled worm race for one million dollars. However, just before the race begins, Plankton sneaks off to the Krusty Krab and uses a robot as his replacement in the race. Plankton goes inside the Krusty Krab to steal the Krabby Patty formula, while the group must keep a yeti, who is attacking them, away.


Accidents Will Happen

When Squidward gets hurt on the job, he menaces to... More take legal action unless his employer, Mr. Krabs, agrees to cater to him to his every need. Mr. Krabs, who eventually gets tired of doing everything for Squidward, hires SpongeBob and Patrick to investigate the scene. It is revealed in a surveillance camera footage that Squidward is lying. The episode ends with Squidward catering Mr. Krabs.


Patrick's Staycation

When feeling that he is doing the same activities every... More day, Patrick moans that he needs a break. SpongeBob suggests a vacation out of town, which cheers him. When at a travel agency, Patrick is given options, but they are thrown out when it is revealed that he cannot afford a trip. SpongeBob comes up with a solution—a "staycation", a vacation at home—which delights Patrick.


Drive Thru

Instead of paying money to repair a hole in the... More wall of the Krusty Krab, Mr. Krabs decides to use it to gain more income by turning it into a drive-thru window. However, his two employees, SpongeBob and Squidward, have difficulty in keeping up with orders, which results to wreak havoc.


Sweet and Sour Squid

Plankton tries to befriend Squidward in order to get the... More Krabby Patty secret formula. However, Squidward refuses to discourse with him until SpongeBob tells Plankton that he must compliment Squidward's music in order to strike up a friendship. The two become friends and share their music to all of Bikini Bottom.


The Googly Artiste

When doing arts and crafts with his best friend SpongeBob,... More Patrick is coveted by everyone in town after an art critic praises his artwork. He soon becomes a famous artist, which makes Squidward jealous. When he reaches an artist's block, Patrick must find new inspirations for his next masterpiece.


Barnacle Face

The night before a school dance, Pearl gets a barnacle... More on her face. Mr. Krabs asks SpongeBob to help his daughter remove the blemish to save money, instead of taking Pearl to expensive treatment.


Pet Sitter Pat

When SpongeBob gets an invitation to his Grandma's birthday party,... More he asks his best friend Patrick to pet-sit Gary. However, Patrick only causes trouble, which makes SpongeBob angry.


Mermaid Man Begins

SpongeBob and Patrick learn the secret origins of Mermaid Man... More and Barnacle Boy from the heroes themselves.


Plankton's Good Eye

Plankton grows himself another eye because he lacks depth perception.... More However, it changes his personality and causes him to be nice, because the eye is from SpongeBob's DNA.


House Sittin' for Sandy

SpongeBob gladly accepts to house sit Sandy's Treedome, while she... More is away. Sandy first shows SpongeBob what he should do, and all is quiet until Patrick arrives for a visit. The best friend causes chaos and wreak havoc, which results to the house getting destroyed.


Smoothe Jazz at Bikini Bottom

Squidward and SpongeBob win backstage passes and tickets to Kelpy... More G's live concert. However, Patrick eats their passes shortly after the concert begins. Losing their passes, SpongeBob and Squidward try to sneak backstage to meet Kelpy G.


Ghoul Fools

SpongeBob and Patrick find a houseboat haunted by a crew... More of ghost pirates headed by Lord Poltergeist. The two get caught in a feud between them and the Flying Dutchman.


Oral Report

While preparing to give an oral report for boating school,... More SpongeBob comes down with stage fright. SpongeBob asks Sandy for help, and receives a pair of goggles that would enable him to see people in their undergarments, so he will not feel nervous. However, in his oral presentation, his goggles malfunction, which makes SpongeBob to panic and run out with a boatmobile. Beating the red light, it calls the attention of a police, who starts chasing after him.


Walking the Plankton

Mr. Krabs and SpongeBob win free tickets to a cruise,... More thanks to Plankton, but they do not know that it is a secret plan to steal the Krabby Patty formula. At the same time, Plankton tricks his computer wife Karen for a vacation, and she is initially excited until when she realizes that this is part of his plan to steal the formula. He lies to her and the both hop on the same cruise as Mr. Krabs and SpongeBob.


A Friendly Game

SpongeBob and Patrick decide to build an indoor miniature golf... More course in SpongeBob's pineapple house after it has rained outside. Squidward, who was sleeping and annoyed, tells the two to keep the noise down in constructing the course. They must not disturb Squidward, while Patrick distracts SpongeBob to make him lose in the process.


Mr. Krabs Takes a Vacation

Mr. Krabs takes a vacation with SpongeBob and Pearl to... More the Bikini Bottom Mint. However, his daughter does not want to tag along, so she stays at a museum. SpongeBob and Mr. Krabs proceed inside the mint, but the tour guide is instantly annoyed by their antics. When two bank robbers seize the mint, SpongeBob and Mr. Krabs stop them and they are rewarded with a special edition one-dollar bill with their faces on it, but Pearl confiscates the dollars and spends them on a new pair of shoes, causing Mr. Krabs to blast endless tear beams in the mint.



SpongeBob meets Sandy, who is preparing her rocket to go... More to the Moon for a vacation. However, SpongeBob accidentally stows away, and when on the Moon, the two set out camp. SpongeBob and Sandy play sports including sandboarding on its craters. After accidentally crashing the sandboard into the fuel tank, they immediately start the rocket because they need to return home before the fuel runs out.


A SquarePants Family Vacation

SpongeBob invites Mr. Krabs, Pearl, Sandy, Mrs. Puff, Larry, Squidward,... More and Plankton to watch a slideshow of his family vacation to the Great Barrier Reef. In the slideshow, SpongeBob and his parents are on a family road trip with Patrick, but the two best friends get lost and end up in a forest for adventure.


The Krabby Patty That Ate Bikini Bottom

While looking for spare change, Mr. Krabs notices an over-sized... More soybean at Sandy's Treedome. Mr. Krabs is interested in what could have enlarged the plant, and Sandy revealed an experimental growth formula, which Mr. Krabs steals out of sight. At the Krusty Krab, he uses the growth formula on a Krabby Patty, but it keeps on growing until chaos erupts.


Bubble Buddy Returns

SpongeBob receives a letter from an old friend Bubble Buddy,... More asking to babysit his son Shiny, who causes mischievous antics. SpongeBob must keep Shiny out of trouble and away from sharp and pointy edges.


The Way of the Sponge

Sandy introduces Fuzzy Acorns, "the greatest karate master ever", to... More SpongeBob. The master is training Sandy to earn the "blacker belt", the highest belt in karate. SpongeBob wishes he had a belt, which Fuzzy overhears and tells SpongeBob that if he wants one, he has to earn it. Fuzzy offers to train SpongeBob so that he can earn the belt, which he reluctantly accepts.


Bubble Troubles

After making bubbles with hot sauce, SpongeBob and Patrick accidentally... More destroy Sandy's air supply by causing a fire and fill her Treedome with water by contaminating it. They must help her find enough oxygen in order to help them breath. In the end, SpongeBob goes to the surface to create a giant air-filled bubble, and puts it into the Treedome.


Are You Happy Now?

Squidward tries to find his happiest memory, but gives up... More after hope is lost. Desperately, SpongeBob "helps" him create one.


Sentimental Sponge

Squidward becomes concerned when Patrick convinces SpongeBob that he needs... More to become more sentimental.


Planet of the Jellyfish

SpongeBob and Sandy battle an evil Jellyfish overlord, who is... More replacing everyone in town with clones. After searching for clues, they figure out that its weakness is mayonnaise.


Restraining SpongeBob

A fed-up Squidward has had it with SpongeBob's annoying antics,... More pranks, wisecracks, and practical jokes and issues SpongeBob a restraining order against his neighbor. SpongeBob is afraid that he will violate the restraining order again. (According to this restraining order, SpongeBob is not allowed to come within 15 feet of Squidward, lest he end up going to jail for the rest of his life.)


Glove World R.I.P.

SpongeBob and Patrick spend a final day at Glove World... More before it shuts down forever, only for a new amusement park called Glove Universe to open.

SpongeBob SquarePants: Season 8 | Release Details

SpongeBob SquarePants: Season 8 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Neon.