|"Bartleby the Prisoner"|
The title card for "Bartleby the Prisoner".
October 19, 1999
"Bartleby the Prisoner" is the thirty-seventh episode of the Sonic Underground television series. The episode was written by Elenor Burian Mohr and Terence Taylor and first aired on October 19, 1999. It was included in Volume 2.
The song performed in this episode is "Justice Calling".
Doctor Robotnik has Bartleby arrested for treason. At the same time, the Sonic Underground must destroy a Ruby Mine with rubies so high grade, they can power lasers powerful enough to melt through solid titanium. When Sonia learns that Bartleby was arrested and is on trial, she knows she has to help him.
A notable part of the episode is the advancement on Bartleby's character. He is seen right away that he is willing to risk roboticization to protect Sonia, telling her not to try rescuing him because she could be captured. When he learns the whole trial is a plot to lure Sonia and her brothers into such a trap, he immediately decides to take roboticization to save Sonia.
|Sonic Underground episode list|
|Episode 1-20||Beginnings | Getting to Know You | Harmony or Something | To Catch a Queen | Mobodoon | The Price of Freedom | Underground Masquerade | Tangled Webs | The Deepest Fear | Who Do You Think You Are | The Last Resort | Come Out Wherever You Are | Winner Fakes All | A Hedgehog's Home is Her Castle | Artifact | Bug! | Sonic Tonic | Friend or Foe? | Head Games | When in Rome...|
|Episode 21-40||The Jewel of the Crown | Three Hedgehogs and a Baby | Dunes Day | Mummy Dearest | Hedgehog in the Iron Mask | Six is a Crowd | Flying Fortress | No Hedgehog is an Island | New Echidna in Town | Wedding Bell Blues | Country Crisis | Haircraft in Space | Healer | Sonia's Choice | The Big Melt | Sleepers | Bartleby the Prisoner | The Art of Destruction | The Pendant | Virtual Danger|