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Watch El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera

  • TV-14
  • 2007
  • Season 1
  • 8.2 (10,980)

El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera was an animated television show produced by Nickelodeon between 2007 and 2008. This cartoon centered around Manny Rivera, an adventurous boy belonging to an extraordinary superhero family known as Rivera family, who explores thrilling, action-packed adventures during his youth. Perfect for both kids and adults alike.

El Tigre has become popular due to its distinct take on superhero shows. Instead of following an obvious villain vs. hero storyline, El Tigre explores inner struggles associated with being a hero instead. Furthermore, this show serves as both an allegory for superheroes as well as traditional Mexican culture; Miracle City itself heavily influence by Mexican tradition is heavily featured - each character in El Tigre boasts comically exaggerated accents from this culture!

El Tigre follows Manny Rivera, a 13-year-old boy living between superheroing and regular life. As his parents White Pantera and Puma Loco were legendary superheroes and supervillains respectively, Manny has an unique split personality which serves perfectly for El Tigre as its central premise - whether as El Tigre the hero or Golden Leon the villainous sidekick; always uncertain whether he should follow in either of their footsteps as heroes like his father did, or succumbing to evil like his grandfather did!

This show presents an eclectic cast of characters with different personalities and motivations, including Frida Suarez as Manny's closest ally and fierce rival; she is intelligent, quirky and creative girl always trying to help him. However, Frida can sometimes have an edge that causes tension with Manny; his parents White Pantera and Puma Loco represent complete opposites in terms of virtue versus villainy: while White Pantera follows all rules while Puma Loco only cares for himself and their own desires - both serve roles.

The show's villains are distinctively memorable, adding comical flair. A major antagonist on this series is Sartana of the Dead - an undead spirit who seeks revenge after feeling she was wronged out of fame by Manny and other characters; she often attempts to corrupt and recruit Manny into joining her cause. Also notable among its antagonists is Django of the Dead who rose from death intending on conquering Miracle City through wrestler Manny; these crazy figures bring amusing and often humorous storylines into these shows' overall charm!

El Tigre features vibrant animation with a distinctive Mexican aesthetic in both character designs and backgrounds, and fight scenes which flow fluidly, providing both entertainment and visually stunning action sequences. Voice acting also adds another level to this dynamic show!

El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera has received multiple award nominations due to its innovative concept and vibrant animation style, winning many viewers' hearts through its depiction of Mexican culture as well as diverse cast characters. Furthermore, its quirky humor and action-packed plot lines make El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera must-watch content for fans of superheroes, cartoons and laughter alike!

El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera is currently running and boasts one season (26 episodes). It premiered on February 19, 2007.

Where Can You Watch El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera
El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera can be streamed both individually or full seasons through Nickelodeon and Apple TV on demand.

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Episodes List
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1. Night of the Living Guacamole
February 19, 2007
Manny is sent to buy some guacamole, but uses the money for a tattoo-maker instead. .
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2. Sole of a Hero; Enter the Cuervo
March 3, 2007
Manny borrows his father's magical boots and damages them. Later, he is sent to buy some guacamole, but uses the money for a tattoo-maker instead. .
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3. A Fistful of Collars; Night of the Living Guacamole
March 3, 2007
Manny is sent to the store to buy guacamole, but uses the money for a tattoo machine instead; lost pets mean big business for Manny and Frida, who are raising money to buy special skates. .
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4. Fools Goal/El Tigre El Jefe
March 10, 2007
Manny's soccer team is losing, thanks to his father's no-cheating coaching style, so he tries to get Granpapi to take over. Later, Manny starts to help the kids at school with their grades, but he becomes a controlling tyrant. .
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5. Zebra Donkey/Adios Amigos
March 17, 2007
Zebra Donkey, the school mascot, dies while in Manny's care, but Manny revives the animal with a magical guitar. Later, one of White Pantera's former sidekicks attacks, and Frida is injured, forcing Manny to end their friendship for her safety. .
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6. The Mother of All Tigres/Old Money
April 7, 2007
Manny's mother visits and threatens to take him with her after she learns that Rodolfo is still living the life of a superhero. Later, Manny and Frida volunteer at Casa De Adios, a retirement home for supervillains. .
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7. The Late Manny Rivera/Party Monsters
April 21, 2007
Manny and Frida are late to school one too many times and are in danger of being expelled. Later, Manny hears about a party at an abandoned house, but it ends up not what he expected. .
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8. Secret Stache/Puma Licito
May 5, 2007
Manny wants a moustache so he can live like a grown-up, and the evil Dr. Chipotle Jr. helps him, but only to steal El Tigre's super belt. Later, Manny attempts to make Grandpapi look like a good guy to keep Rodolfo from kicking the older man out of the house for being a bad influence. .
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9. Miracle City Worker/Dia De Los Malos
May 12, 2007
Maria starts a halfway house for super-villains, forcing Manny to share his weekend home with his sworn enemies. Later, one of Rodolfo's old superhero friends stops for a visit and brings along his son, who must prove himself by defeating a villain. .
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10. Yellow Pantera/Rising Son
June 16, 2007
Manny learns his father once ran from a fight, so he goes to face the villain himself to save his family honor. Later, Rodolfo's friend, the Seventh Samurai, visits, hoping to find a villain for his son to defeat. .
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El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera was an animated television show produced by Nickelodeon between 2007 and 2008. This cartoon centered around Manny Rivera, an adventurous boy belonging to an extraordinary superhero family known as Rivera family, who explores thrilling, action-packed adventures during his youth. Perfect for both kids and adults alike.

El Tigre has become popular due to its distinct take on superhero shows. Instead of following an obvious villain vs. hero storyline, El Tigre explores inner struggles associated with being a hero instead. Furthermore, this show serves as both an allegory for superheroes as well as traditional Mexican culture; Miracle City itself heavily influence by Mexican tradition is heavily featured - each character in El Tigre boasts comically exaggerated accents from this culture!

El Tigre follows Manny Rivera, a 13-year-old boy living between superheroing and regular life. As his parents White Pantera and Puma Loco were legendary superheroes and supervillains respectively, Manny has an unique split personality which serves perfectly for El Tigre as its central premise - whether as El Tigre the hero or Golden Leon the villainous sidekick; always uncertain whether he should follow in either of their footsteps as heroes like his father did, or succumbing to evil like his grandfather did!

This show presents an eclectic cast of characters with different personalities and motivations, including Frida Suarez as Manny's closest ally and fierce rival; she is intelligent, quirky and creative girl always trying to help him. However, Frida can sometimes have an edge that causes tension with Manny; his parents White Pantera and Puma Loco represent complete opposites in terms of virtue versus villainy: while White Pantera follows all rules while Puma Loco only cares for himself and their own desires - both serve roles.

The show's villains are distinctively memorable, adding comical flair. A major antagonist on this series is Sartana of the Dead - an undead spirit who seeks revenge after feeling she was wronged out of fame by Manny and other characters; she often attempts to corrupt and recruit Manny into joining her cause. Also notable among its antagonists is Django of the Dead who rose from death intending on conquering Miracle City through wrestler Manny; these crazy figures bring amusing and often humorous storylines into these shows' overall charm!

El Tigre features vibrant animation with a distinctive Mexican aesthetic in both character designs and backgrounds, and fight scenes which flow fluidly, providing both entertainment and visually stunning action sequences. Voice acting also adds another level to this dynamic show!

El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera has received multiple award nominations due to its innovative concept and vibrant animation style, winning many viewers' hearts through its depiction of Mexican culture as well as diverse cast characters. Furthermore, its quirky humor and action-packed plot lines make El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera must-watch content for fans of superheroes, cartoons and laughter alike!

El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera is currently running and boasts one season (26 episodes). It premiered on February 19, 2007.

Where Can You Watch El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera
El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera can be streamed both individually or full seasons through Nickelodeon and Apple TV on demand.

  • Premiere Date
    February 19, 2007
  • IMDB Rating
    8.2 (10,980)