Courage the Cowardly Dog

Muriel Meets Her Match / Courage vs. Mecha Courage

Season 3, Ep 1, Aired 1/12/02
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  • Episode Description
  • Muriel Meets Her Match: A young lady named Maria Ladrones and her husband, who is just a hand (named Milo Ladrones), comes to Muriel's house when the TV needs fixing Muriel and Eustace are unaware the couple are criminals. Eustace goes in the van to watch their TV. Maria tells Muriel she loves her look and asks Muriel to give her a makeover so she can look just like her, Muriel cuts off Maria's long black hair, dyes it gray and perms it, as a result Maria now looks like an old woman, she then asks Muriel if she can borrow one of her dresses, afterwards Maria looks exactly like Muriel. She then steals Muriel's birth certificate. When Maria and Milo steal a diamond, the police think Muriel did it because Maria looked like Muriel. Courage must clear Muriel's name.Courage vs. Mecha Courage: Di Lung dislikes Courage's abilities and decides to build a robot dog. It turns out to look like a mini-dome colored pink on wheels with a red blinking nose. But Muriel and Eustace can't tell the difference, and they like the robot dog better. So, Courage challenges the robot dog to a match in a stadium. The robot dog completely demolishes Courage, but Courage doesn't give up. The robot dog ends up overloading and explodes.moreless

  • Cast & Crew
  • Marty Grabstein


  • Thea White


  • Lionel G. Wilson

    Eustace Bagge (1999-2002)

  • Tim Chi Ly

    Di Lung

  • Susan Yezzi


  • Fan Reviews (1)
  • This is a very good episode.

    By dumb_person1, Jan 28, 2007

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (9)

    • Police Officer: See? There you are with the diamond. Muriel: Courage, you know, I can't hear without my glasses.

    • Eustace: Stupid dog!

    • Di Lung: Dog not know when to quit.

    • Mecha Courage: Bow wow.

    • Di Lung: He better than you. He better than you in every way. He better than you in every other way. You never gonna beat him. Never ever gonna beat him. Never ever gonna beat him. Not even if you were gladiator, in Colisseum, in Rome!

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    Notes (8)

    • Eustace is nice to Courage for the first time in "Courage vs. Mecha Courage." However, it is not the real dog, but Eustace doesn't know it.

    • This episode was supposed to be the third season premiere, but Cartoon Network aired it before "The Tower of Dr. Zalost."

    • The "The End" screen shows Courage on a stage in 3-D, and he bows.

    • First episode to air in 2002.

    • Season 3 premiere.

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    Trivia (1)

    • Muriel tells Courage that she can't hear him without her glasses. She can't see without them, not hear without them.

    Allusions (2)

    • Episode Title: Courage vs. Mecha Courage The "Courage vs. Mecha Courage" episode title is a parody of the Japanese movie, Godzilla vs. Mecha Godzilla.

    • Milo Ladrones: (Walking around)
      The hand guy is the same idea of The Thing from The Addams Family.

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