The Telebugs are ready for action


Meet C.H.I.P. (Coordinated Hexadecimal Information Processor), S.A.M.A.N.T.H.A. (Solar Activated Micro Automated Non-inTerference Hearing Apparatus) and B.U.G. (Binary Unmanned Gamma camera) – the Telebugs – in this first episode of the mid to late 80’s British TV show.

I was 8 years old when this show first aired and for a long time I was hooked on the Telebugs. I probably watched most of the 86 five-minute episodes produced and I owned a set of plastic figures. When I mention the Telebugs to my friends, none of them remember the show, only the plastic figures which I never let them play with.

Telebugs figures

Despite my love for the show, I didn’t know, until now, that a board game was created!

The Telebugs Game

Thankfully, there are others out there who remember the show. Some are even inspired to create Cubecraft Cut-outs of the characters…

Hayden Yale

Child of the 80's. Born, raised and living in the Cheshire countryside, England.Lover of fan art, especially if it is based on my childhood heroes from Masters of the Universe, Thundercats, Transformers and TMNT. Penchant for almost anything retro, especially movies, games and art.

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