Kamp Koral – how Sponge on the Run sets it up the prequel TV show by retconning


It is common knowledge to Spongebob Square pants fans that the creator of this beloved TV series Stephen Hillenburg never wanted a spin-off for the show, especially the one where the characters are aged down. With his death in 2018, it was announced that there will be a movie showing glimpses of Spongebob’s past.

The movie was called “The Spongebob Movie: Spongebob on the Run”. The movie was released on 14 August 2020 was quite a success.

You can watch the trailer of the movie here- 

But it turns out, the movie was released mainly as a prequel to an upcoming show called “Kamp Koral” featuring a “10-year-old SpongeBob SquarePants and his pals spend the summer building underwater campfires, catching wild jellyfish, and swimming in Lake Yuckymuck.” In this, we will see how Patrick, Sandy, Squidward, Plankton, and Mr. Krabs for the first time! The show is supposed to be released next year.

Here we have made a list of things that you need to know from the movie to enjoy the show to the fullest. Read ahead if you have not watched the movie.

#1 How Spongebob and Gary became friends

We see a clip of Gary offering Spongebob a pickle forging a lifelong friendship! Yes, every good relationship starts with food.

#2 Spongebob’s effect on other’s life

We see how Spongebob encouraged Sandy to become a scientist, and gave away the Talent Show prize to Squidward even though he was bad to boost his confidence.

We also come to know that Spongebob and Patrick were friends since they were babies!

We hope you enjoyed reading the article!


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