"When Howie Met Randy"
Season 2, Episode 33
2015-04-30 121523
Prod. Code: RC217
Premiered: April 27, 2015
Written by:
  Jim Martin & David Shayne
Storyboard by:
  Ruolin Li & Jim Shellhorn
Directed by:
  Sean Petrilak
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"When Howie Met Randy" is the thirty-third episode of the second season (and eighty-fifth episode overall) of Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja. It  premiered on April 27, 2015.[1]


6-year-old Randy tries to convince new kid Howard that Norrisville has a Ninja.[2]


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  • This episode reveals how Randy and Howie met and became friends. 
  • The episode title is a reference to the 1989 film When Harry Met Sally.
  • It is confirmed that Randy and Howard met in a bath together as 3 years old, and it was mentioned in "So U Think U Can Stank".
    • The story of the time where they met the Ninja of '05; however, it is true.
  • Marci gets stanked in this episode. This episode also reveals that Marci is Randy's first monster he has distanked.
  • Another past ninja, the Ninja of '05, makes a second appearance. The first one is shown as a doodle in "Ninjaception".
  • It is revealed that Marci used to run a daycare center.
  • The character in Doug's drawing might be an allusion to Courage from the cartoon Courage the Cowardly Dog.
  • Stevens is revealed to be left-handed.
  • Randy's amusement by the Ninja of '05's puns shows that he probably got his punny humor from him.
  • This episode reveals how Randy became a candidate to become a Norrisville Ninja.
  • In the past, Randy used to wear a red hat.
  • Goof: When The Ninja of '05 first appeared, his right hand glove is missing. And in the next frame, the glove is on.


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