|The Missing Linked|
|Airdate:||September 12, 1994|
|Based On:||Mighty Max Survives Corpus|
The Missing Linked is the seventeeth episode of the Mighty Max Animated Series. The episode was written by ---- and originally aired September 12, 1994.
The citizens of the town of Schlepak are disappearing. Max, Virgil, and Norman investigate when a young girl informs them that a monstrous creature has captured her brother. They discover that a mad scientist who, having been ignored by the townspeople for his entire life, has created a slime creature called Corpus which devour metal and human beings. After Norman is consumed, Max and Virgil set out to defeat the scientist and rescue the townspeople. As a running joke through the episode, the name of the scientist is never revealed. Every time he attempts to disclose it, something interrupts him.
- This episode is loosely based on Mighty Max Survives Corpus, though it only shares the name of the monster.
- The title is a play on the term "missing link" which refers to a perceived gap in the hominid evolutionary record.