Fan Question: What’s the name of that episode with the Crab People?

Fan Question: I know it was a bunch of seasons ago… but what was that episode called with the Crab People?

Answer: Those those evil crustaceans actually made their debut 11 years ago — back in Season 7’s “South Park is Gay“. The Crab People posed as the Queer Eye guys as part of their plot to turn mankind into metrosexuals…and then take over the world!

According to Matt and Trey’s commentary on that episode, Crab People are “probably the worst idea that we’ve ever had.”


Bonus Factoid: The Crab People are mentioned in two other episodes as well:

• Season 8’s “Quest For Ratings
• Season 9’s “Two Days Before the Day After Tomorrow” (below)


>> See the Crab People make their debut in this clip.
>> Watch the Crab People try to take over the world in the classic episode “South Park is Gay“.
>> Hear Matt and Trey’s Commentary on “South Park is Gay”.