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The First Take
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Season: Shorts
Production code: N/A
Broadcast number: 1
Written by:
ND Stevenson[1]
Todd Casey[2]
Storyboards by:
Mark Ackland[3]
Ben Balistreri[3]
Directed by:
Dave Thomas[3]
Broadcast Information
Disney Channel US Premiere:
Disney XD US Premiere:
July 20, 2015
International Debut:
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"The First Take" is the first short in the Wander Over Yonder shorts. In this short, Lord Hater tries to destroy Wander on live television.

Plot Overview

Lord Hater interrupts a TV broadcast to once again declare himself "the Greatest in the Galaxy", and is about to destroy Wander. Wander sees that they are being broadcast live and decides to give some shout-outs to a few friends, while Hater, on the other hand, tries to cut the headmission.


For a full transcript of The First Take, click here.


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Production information

International Premieres

  • January 3, 2016 (Disney Channel Israel)


  • When Wander proclaims that he and Lord Hater are pals, Lord Hater then says that they are not pals and that he has been trying to stop him for a year and a half, which refers to the length of the show so far, thus breaking the fourth wall.
  • Fifth time Hater proclaims himself as "Number One Superstar!" ("The Greatest", "The Picnic", "The Prisoner", "The Buddies")
  • Hater once again claims he is the "Greatest in the Galaxy!" ("The Greatest", "The Funk")



Shorts Next:
"The Smile"