Skip and Sqak Series
Developer(s) Namcom
Publisher(s) Nintendo

Sony Microsoft

Genre(s) Action Adventure, Platform
First Game Skip and Sqak (1993)
SNES, PlayStation, Sega Saturn, Nintendo 64, Sega Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS, Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U, PlayStation Vita, 3DS
Skip and Sqak is a video game series created by Namsean1998.

The games feature a blue frog and red bird save the world from an empire of aliens called Ants. The first game shows you how the couragous duo first met. The sequel takes them to the future and they have to save the world from the evil Professor X2. The third game is when Skip and Sqak find out about their past.

Like other franchises on Fantendo, Skip and Sqak was originally Nintendo Exclusive (the first game was originally on the SNES). However, later games were released on other consoles to try to reach a wider audience.

In 2015, it was announced the series has been rebooted which sets in a new continuity.


The series is set on an earth setting with fictional lands populated by anthromorhpic animals There is a colony of a purple skin alien tribe called the Ants, who with the Red Eyes try to take over earth and the Blue Eyes protect it. The Main Characters in the series are Skip, a Blue Frog, and Sqak, a Red Bird, and their friends. Many games in the series involve the duo and their friends saving the world from the Red Ant Colony and Professor X2, who was assigned to take over earth.


The series and there games were originally rated E for Everyone, starting with the first game. However, since 2005 the games were rated Everyone 10+ with the first game being Skip and Sqak 3.

Main Characters

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Main Villains

Original Games

These games are part of the Main Series.

  • Skip and Sqak (1993) SNES, PS1 and Sega Saturn (When earth is being invaded by the alien ants, Skip and Sqak have to save the world and defeat Emporer Dante.)
  • Skip and Sqak 2 (1996) SNES, PlayStation, Sega Saturn, Nintendo 64, Sega Dreamcast, PS2 and GameCube (Skip and Sqak and their friends get sent to the future and try to save the world from a scientist named X2.)
  • Skip and Sqak 3 (2005) GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox, and PlayStation Portable (Skip and Sqak learn secrets about their past as they team up with Professor X2 and the SSSSS to save the world from Professor Z9.)

Next Generation Games

This reboot released in the early 2010's on the next gen consoles, bringing back the classic sidescrolling gameplay.

  • Skip and Sqak Returns! (2011) Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, 3DS and Playstation Vita (Professor X2 invades Sunny City and kidnaps Cynder. Now Skip, Sqak, Croco, and Tubby go back in the old days and save the world once again.)
  • Skip and Sqak Back In Action (2012) Wii, Wii U, PlayStation 3, Vita, 3DS, and Xbox 360 (Professor X2 teams up with Adviser Veger to mind control everyone in the world and now Skip, Sqak, Croco, Tubby, Robin and Cynder have to save the day.)
  • Skip and Sqak Rangers (2013) Wii U, Xbox 360, Wii, PlayStation 3, 3DS, Vita, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 (The SSFF and other teams go protect earth from Revengeance Evil Doomsquad who are some of the gang's friends from school.)
  • Skip and Sqak Ancients (2014) PS3, Wii U, Xbox 360, PS4, PS Vita, 3DS and Xbox One (When history of the Ant war is beginning to erase mysteriously, SSFF go back in a time machine to go back in time and save history along with Mia, Tron, Kaida and Drogo.)

Telivision Series

In March 1996, an Anime Series based on the franchise aired on YTV (Canada), Cartoon Network (USA), and other channels worldwide that involve Skip, Sqak, and their friends getting into situations or stopping X2 or other villians.

A spin off, Skip and Sqak XD, aired on August 2013 on Disney XD (many countries), Cartoon Network (Japan), and other countries that involve the SSFF and other teams fighting evil and saving the galaxy.

Spin Off Games

Games that are not in part of the main series.

  • Skip and Sqak Racing (1997) PlayStation, N64, Sega Saturn
  • Skip and Sqak: The Strange Vacation (2012) PC, Wii, 3DS (The SSFF and Queen Kaida decide to go on vacation on a far away island, while trying to avoid custody of a bounty hunter hired by an alien to capture them.)
  • Skip and Sqak: The Forgotten Moon (2002) PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, GBA (Skip, Sqak and their friends hear the legends of a forgotten moon that broke apart, so they decide to put it back togethor.)
  • Skip and Sqak: The New Adventures (2003) Gameboy Advance (The gang try to find the lost Jems to save Sunny Villa after they angered the Red Ants with a loud party.
  • Skip and Sqak TV Game (1998) PlayStation, N64, Gameboy Color (When a cyborg creature named Rexes plans to summon TV Show Villains to take over the real world, the SSFF have to travel the TV Dimension to stop him.)
  • Skip and Sqak World (2003) PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube (Skip and Sqak's 10th Anniversary goes awry as their evil dopplegangers kidnap their friends.)
  • X2 Chaos (2005) PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox, PSP (Professor X2 gets kicked out of the Red Ant Scientist group for "fraternizing" with the SSFF. He then decides to get revenge on the group.)
  • Imp's BIG Game (2004) PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox (Imp is tired of being the scaredy cat, so he decides to become a hero in his friends dreams. With the help of Tron's Dream Travel Machine, Imp goes into his friends dreams and tries to be a hero.)
  • Skip and Sqak Gateway To Dream World (2007) Nintendo Wii (Skip and Sqak and their friends go into the Dream World to learn the secrets of the forgotten Dreampod Race.)
  • Queen Kaida's Royale Adventure (2007) Wii, DS, Xbox 360 and PSP (When Professor X2 kidnaps the SSFF, Queen Kaida has to go rescue them all and defeat the SSSSS.)
  • Secret Agent Roshan (2008) Wii, PSP, Xbox 360, DS (Roshan has to find stolen artifacts a thief is "collecting" to create a weapon to destroy the world.)


The series has lots of merchandise.