Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt
Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt is a STEM children's series focusing on construction and how things work. It is based on the book Monkey With a Tool Belt by Chris Monroe. It is produced by Silvergate Media, who also brought us fellow hit series Hilda, and it is aired on Netflix.
The show aired 4 seasons within the span of a single year, each had approximately 10 episodes.
Armed with tools and engineering smarts, monkey mechanic Chico Bon Bon and his Fix-It Force help people solve all of their problems.
Why It Rocks
- Wacky character and set designs, that are reminiscent of Wow Wow Wubbzy!
- Clever comedy.
- Well-executed pop culture references, such as an Elton John parody.
- Heartwarming moments throughout, such as when Clark gets over his fear of heights.
- Lovable characters such as Chico, Rainbow Thunder, Clark, and Tiny.
- Catchy theme song, even if it does repeat the show title over and over.
- It's overall a very fun program to watch.
- It can get repetitive after a while given it's strict formula.
- The animation is a bit cheap looking.