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Santa Claus spends most of the year living in his [[Death Fortress]] on [[Neptune]]. His fortress is surrounded by a [[Jolly Junction|small town]] inhabited by [[Santa Claus' aides|his aides]], shrimpy [[Neptunians]]. These workers growth is stunted by the lack of food, so they reach an adult height equivalent to the height of a human knee (as opposed to a healthy [[Neptunians|Neptunian]], such as [[Elzar]], who is comparable in height to a human) and they are all unemployed since the toy factory closed down because of Robot Santa's malfunction.
 
Santa Claus spends most of the year living in his [[Death Fortress]] on [[Neptune]]. His fortress is surrounded by a [[Jolly Junction|small town]] inhabited by [[Santa Claus' aides|his aides]], shrimpy [[Neptunians]]. These workers growth is stunted by the lack of food, so they reach an adult height equivalent to the height of a human knee (as opposed to a healthy [[Neptunians|Neptunian]], such as [[Elzar]], who is comparable in height to a human) and they are all unemployed since the toy factory closed down because of Robot Santa's malfunction.
  
He took part in the [[Battle for Earth, 3007]] (alongside his holiday counterparts [[Kwanzaa-bot]] and [[Chanukah Zombie]] forming the [[Holiday Trinity]]) as the [[Scammer Aliens]] scammed him, making him too miserable for murder.
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He took part in the [[Battle for Earth, 3007]] (alongside his holiday counterparts [[Kwanzaa-bot]] and [[Chanukah Zombie]] forming the [[Holiday Trinity]]) as the [[Scammer Aliens]] scammed him, making him too miserable for murder or mayhem.
  
 
== Known assets ==
 
== Known assets ==
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[[File:DeathFortress.png|thumb|left|Santa's [[Death Fortress]] on [[Neptune]]]]
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*[[Death Fortress]] on Neptune
 
*[[Death Fortress]] on Neptune
 
*[[TOW Missile]]
 
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*The Robot Santa Claus is the second Build a Bot in the [[Toynami Futurama Figures]]. From Series 4 to 6, you are able to collect parts of this toy, to assemble yourself.
 
*The Robot Santa Claus is the second Build a Bot in the [[Toynami Futurama Figures]]. From Series 4 to 6, you are able to collect parts of this toy, to assemble yourself.
 
**An exclusive Robot Santa figure was released on July 2008, at the SDCC. It is the same as the Build a Bot version.
 
**An exclusive Robot Santa figure was released on July 2008, at the SDCC. It is the same as the Build a Bot version.
*[[Zoidberg]] is the only character that he considers nice.
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*[[Zoidberg]] is the only known character that he has ever been seen to consider being nice, however he may have changed, or it is possible that his judgement of Zoidberg may have been a simple error.
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*Performs over 50 mega-checks of his list per second.
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*He has "paradox-absorbing crumple zones" built into his head, which makes him immune to logical-paradox overloads, which would normally cause a robot's head to explode, destroying them.
  
 
=== Quotes ===
 
=== Quotes ===
 
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<poem>'''Robot Santa''': Ho, ho, ho! It's time to get jolly on your naughty asses!</poem>
 
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': Ho, ho, ho! It's time to get jolly on your naughty asses!</poem>
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': I'll be back when you least expect it. Next Xmas!</poem>
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<poem>'''Robot Santa''': I'll be back. Back when you least expect it: Next Xmas! Ho, ho, ho!</poem>
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': You dare bribe Santa! I'm going to shove coal so far up your stocking you'll be coughing up diamonds!</poem>
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<poem>'''Robot Santa''': You dare bribe Santa?! I'm going to shove coal so far up your stocking you'll be coughing up diamonds!</poem>
 
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': Fry and Leela, you've both been very naughty! I checked my list.
 
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': Fry and Leela, you've both been very naughty! I checked my list.
 
'''[[Fry]]''': Well... Check it twice!
 
'''[[Fry]]''': Well... Check it twice!
 
'''Robot Santa''': I perform over fifty mega-checks per second!</poem>
 
'''Robot Santa''': I perform over fifty mega-checks per second!</poem>
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': You have all been very naughty, very naughty indeed! Except you Dr. Zoidberg, this is for you.
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<poem>'''Robot Santa''': You have all been very naughty, very naughty indeed! Except you, Dr. Zoidberg, this is for you.
 
'''[[Zoidberg]]''': A pogo stick!</poem>
 
'''[[Zoidberg]]''': A pogo stick!</poem>
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': Your mistletoe is no match for my T.O.W. missile!</poem>
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<poem>'''Robot Santa''': Your mistletoe is no match for my [[TOW Missile]]!</poem>
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<poem>'''[[Santa Claus' aides|Neptunian]]''': We brought your mail.
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'''Santa''': Don't you ever knock? Who knows what naughty things I could be watching? I get {{w|New Orleans}} on this thing, you know!
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'''Neptunian''': Don't kill us!</poem>
 
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': I'm going to tear off your skin like wrapping paper and deck the halls with your guts!</poem>
 
<poem>'''Robot Santa''': I'm going to tear off your skin like wrapping paper and deck the halls with your guts!</poem>
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<poem>'''Robot Santa''': Ho... ho... ho. Oh, my heart's not in it. I'm too depressed for murder and mayhem.
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'''[[Amy]]''': Aw, try some antidepressants. They're gummy.
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'''Fry''': What happened, Santa?
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'''Robot Santa''': The [[Scammer Aliens|scammers]] cheated me out of my naughty list to use for telemarketing. Can you imagine the harm they could do with that information? ''I'' wanted to do that harm!</poem>
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<poem>'''Robot Santa''': God rest ye, merry gentlemen... in peace!</poem>
 
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*{{clink|US#006|Xmas Time Is Fear}}
 
*{{clink|US#006|Xmas Time Is Fear}}
 
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[[Category:Robot Santa Claus]]
 
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[[Category:Robots]]

Revision as of 23:29, 12 March 2014

Secondary character
Robot Santa Claus
Santa Claus.jpg
Age213
Date of birth2801
SpeciesRobot
Planet of originEarth, resident on Neptune
ProfessionHoliday figure
First appearance"Xmas Story" (2ACV04)
Episode
Voices
In 2ACV04John Goodman
AfterwardsJohn DiMaggio

Robot Santa Claus was built in 2801 by Mom's Friendly Robot Company. His designers intended him to deliver gifts to all the good people of Earth on Xmas Eve. However, due to a glitch in his judgment circuits, his standards are impossibly high, and he invariably judges everyone to be naughty (one exception is Zoidberg, to whom he gave a pogo stick) - and then he tries to kill them.

Santa Claus spends most of the year living in his Death Fortress on Neptune. His fortress is surrounded by a small town inhabited by his aides, shrimpy Neptunians. These workers growth is stunted by the lack of food, so they reach an adult height equivalent to the height of a human knee (as opposed to a healthy Neptunian, such as Elzar, who is comparable in height to a human) and they are all unemployed since the toy factory closed down because of Robot Santa's malfunction.

He took part in the Battle for Earth, 3007 (alongside his holiday counterparts Kwanzaa-bot and Chanukah Zombie forming the Holiday Trinity) as the Scammer Aliens scammed him, making him too miserable for murder or mayhem.

Known assets

Additional Info

Trivia

  • The Robot Santa Claus is the second Build a Bot in the Toynami Futurama Figures. From Series 4 to 6, you are able to collect parts of this toy, to assemble yourself.
    • An exclusive Robot Santa figure was released on July 2008, at the SDCC. It is the same as the Build a Bot version.
  • Zoidberg is the only known character that he has ever been seen to consider being nice, however he may have changed, or it is possible that his judgement of Zoidberg may have been a simple error.
  • Performs over 50 mega-checks of his list per second.
  • He has "paradox-absorbing crumple zones" built into his head, which makes him immune to logical-paradox overloads, which would normally cause a robot's head to explode, destroying them.

Quotes

    Robot Santa: Ho, ho, ho! It's time to get jolly on your naughty asses!

    Robot Santa: I'll be back. Back when you least expect it: Next Xmas! Ho, ho, ho!

    Robot Santa: You dare bribe Santa?! I'm going to shove coal so far up your stocking you'll be coughing up diamonds!

    Robot Santa: Fry and Leela, you've both been very naughty! I checked my list.
    Fry: Well... Check it twice!
    Robot Santa: I perform over fifty mega-checks per second!

    Robot Santa: You have all been very naughty, very naughty indeed! Except you, Dr. Zoidberg, this is for you.
    Zoidberg: A pogo stick!

    Robot Santa: Your mistletoe is no match for my TOW Missile!

    Neptunian: We brought your mail.
    Santa: Don't you ever knock? Who knows what naughty things I could be watching? I get New Orleans on this thing, you know!
    Neptunian: Don't kill us!

    Robot Santa: I'm going to tear off your skin like wrapping paper and deck the halls with your guts!

    Robot Santa: Ho... ho... ho. Oh, my heart's not in it. I'm too depressed for murder and mayhem.
    Amy: Aw, try some antidepressants. They're gummy.
    Fry: What happened, Santa?
    Robot Santa: The scammers cheated me out of my naughty list to use for telemarketing. Can you imagine the harm they could do with that information? I wanted to do that harm!

    Robot Santa: God rest ye, merry gentlemen... in peace!

Appearances