A new and improved Bob the Builder upsets fans
HE is the builder who can fix everything, including himself.
Bob the Builder has been given a makeover.
He is younger, thinner, taller, more fashion-forward and he has even upgraded his friends, but his admirers are not happy about the new and improved Bob.
You know your childhood is over when they give Bob The Builder a new look pic.twitter.com/Wb0o9viUl7— TV Secrets (@TVSecrets) October 14, 2014
Bob and friends are also leaving the village of Fixham to relocate to the buzzier Spring City.
Hit Entertainment, a division of Mattel, announced the changes on the weekend, coining the program's catch phrase:
"Can we fix it? Yes, we can!"
Bob the Builder got a makeover and you could say I'm a just a tad bit angry about it pic.twitter.com/ShSmFOfbGR— andi (@_andddi_) October 14, 2014
The children's series, which began in Britain in 1998, has been revamped to air in 2015 with a completely new cast as well as a new look.
WHY!!! WHY HAVE THEY RUINED BOB THE BUILDER. I don't like it, he has something about him that is shifty... Haha pic.twitter.com/smpy6RcWSC— Zoe (@ZozeeBo) October 13, 2014
Do you like the new look Bob the Builder?
This poll ended on 21 October 2014.
Yeah, I think he looks cute
I couldn't care either way as long as it keeps the kids entertained
No, there is something about him that looks a bit creepy
This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.