"Checkers" is the forty-sixth episode of Lilo & Stitch: The Series. It aired on March 4, 2005.
Lilo's hula school is building a Merrie Monarch parade float, and Lilo is upset that the others do not like her ideas. However, when a crown-shaped experiment sits on her head, its power causes everyone to treat her like a queen. After she sees the consequences of her rulership and decides to step down, Gantu takes Checkers and makes himself king.
- Checkers (029)
- Backhoe (040)
- Clip (177)
- Sparky (221)
- Spooky (300)
- Elastico (345)
- Yin (501)
- Richter (513)
- Deforestator (515)
- Cannonball (520)
- Digger (529)
- Kixx (601)
- Holio (606)
- Reuben (625)
- Moral: You can't have your way all the time, and with great power comes great responsibility.
- Gantu is apparently a good chef, as he was seen cooking pasta.
- Ironically, in "Finder", Reuben ridiculed Gantu's ability to make sandwiches.
- Reuben has a pet cockroach named Jimmy.
- Gantu is revealed to hate insects and attempted to kill Jimmy upon first seeing him.
- When the experiments rebel against Gantu, Deforestator has a third leg and Elastico's tail is in the wrong place.
- Reuben appears with the other experiments when they all volunteer to help rebuild the float, but when they are actually fixing it, he disappears.
- This is one of the only two episodes where Yin appears without Yang, the other being "Shoe".