Season 3 Episode 4: “Parasites Misplaced”
Fry, having eaten an egg salad sandwich from an interplanetary fuel station rest room merchandising machine, will get infested with parasites. However these are not any regular intestinal worms – no, these worms make Fry higher. He turns into the particular person he at all times wished to be, smarter, smoother, and with the energy and dexterity of Gumbercules. (Zoidberg loves that man.)
Other than a implausible voyage into Fry’s colon – and the utter perfection of Amy’s “that place was an enormous dump” pun – “Parasites Misplaced” additionally provides us the primary inkling that there is likely to be extra to Fry than his slacker exterior, permitting him and Leela to take a small, but essential, step ahead of their burgeoning relationship.
Season 4 Episode 1: “Roswell That Ends Effectively”
After Fry throws metallic within the microwave throughout a supernova, the Planet Specific crew is hurled backwards via time to 1947, the place they crash land in Roswell, New Mexico, changing into the famed UFO of a thousand conspiracy podcasts. Alongside the way in which, Fry unintentionally turns into his personal grandfather.
After a number of nominations and some awards for particular person achievements, “Roswell That Ends Effectively” is the episode that gained Futurama its first Emmy. And, as ridiculous because it sounds, Fry’s doing “the nasty within the pasty” finally ends up being the spine for all his future savior-of-the-universe moments.
Season 5 Episode 5: “Kif Will get Knocked Up a Notch”
Kif Kroker (Maurice LaMarche), amphibious alien boyfriend of Amy Wong (Lauren Tom), finds himself pregnant, main celebration woman and klutz from Mars Amy to reckon with impending motherhood. In the long run, nevertheless, it’s revealed that Kif’s tadpole-like spawn gained’t attain maturity for one more twenty years, giving Amy and Kif some much-needed reduction.
After all, the episode first aired in 2003, so …