The Crabs are fun loving care free spirited subjects serving under the rule of King Crab.It is currently unknown how long or how they learned of the heroic action of Jake but the crabs desperately needed his help protecting their precious treasure, the Golden Claw from Captain Hook who has been searching King Crab Island in hopes of capture the Golden Claw for himself.
Role in the series
The crabs first appeared in the episode "Cubby's Crabby Crusade", Cubby stays behind while the rest of the crew gather some food on Never Land,Cubby notice Jake left his sword and began pretending he was Jake unaware a group of pirate crab witness his actions mistaking him for the real Jake soon Cubby nods off and takes a nap in the dingy.While Cubby slept the pirate crabs take him to King Crab Island to meet King Crab. King Crab introduce himself to Cubby believing he was Jake the young pirate hero he heard about.Cubby’s protests, but King Crab doesn’t believe that he’s not Jake and asks for help to stop Captain Hook from stealing their most precious treasure, The Golden Claw.
King Crab and his crab subjects reappear in the episode"A Royal Misunderstanding ", planning for the big crab race they held at the beach every year.However Queen Coralie and her mermaids wish to use the location for their ballet performance.King Crab and Coralie soon begin to bicker about who should stay.Jake and his crew soon arrive to watch both the crabs race and the mermaids dance when they overhear the bickering.Jake suggest both King Crab and Coralie share the location.However King Crab and Coralie aren't the only ones interested in the beach Captain Hook also desired the beach for his date with Red Jessica.
King Crab and his crab subjects reappear in the episode "Crabageddon! " King Crab was enjoying playing on the beach with his son,Crab Louie when Doctor Undergear and his minions attack King Crab Island to make the island his own.It wasn't until King Crab became aware of the mad doctor's wishes he recruits the help of Jake and his crew to save his son,subjects and home.
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