Writing on this topic has taken me down memory lane. I clearly remember my crush scolding his younger brother in school because he had sneaked into the nearby classroom and took the ben ten geometry box of his friend without his permission. Such was the craze of the Ben 10 among the children!
Boys were busy trying to get something – whatever possible from a cute green-colored watch (which they would fondly call my Omnitrix) while the girls were busy decorating homes for their barbies. And god knows why I was an exception drooling over Gilmore Girls.
Coming back to the Ben 10, this series single-handedly managed to grab the children’s attention all over America, and soon there were infinite products with Ben 10 inscribed on them. This article contains a detailed overview of Ben 10 Alien Force.
So it’s time to revise your favorite childhood cartoon, and even if you have no clue about it, you will still get to know everything you should know about Ben 10 Alien Force.
Ben 10 Alien Force | Everything explained in easy words.
Read the following points if you want to know every minute detail of the animated series Ben 10 Alien Force –
1# The Story Cut Short
This season begins after a leap of 5 years from the original series. Our ben Tennyson (now a high school boy) is a mature boy who has separated his ways from the Omnitrix. Soon realizes that his Grandpa is nowhere to be seen. He soon notices a message from his Grandpa that he has the Omnitrix with him, and he is currently analyzing alien activity on this planet.
This season of 13 episodes was broadcasted between 18 April 2008 to 31 August 2008. We see the aliens in this season: Brainstorm, Echo-Echo, Alien X, Jetray, SpiderMonkey, Swampfire, Humungousaur, Big-Chill, Goop, and Chromastone.
Prior Hill (Plumbers Magister) forbade Ben, Gwen, and Kevin to confront the Highbreed threat. This season also has a lonely planet Turrawuste where Ben and Reinrassic III (Highbreed officer) reach after an accident. The world poses many threats to them, and consequently, Reinrassic loses his right hand. At this point, Ben takes the form of Swampfire to reattach the hand of the officer.
This season of 13 episodes was broadcasted between 10 October 2008 to 27 March 2009. We see the aliens in this season: Chromastone, Big Chill, Goop, Alien X, Swampfire, Echo-Echo, Brainstorm, Mark Upchuck, Way Big, SpiderMonkey, Humongousaur, and Cannonbolt.
Ben’s arch-nemesis and the alien warlord Vilgax who has conquered ten planets, instigate Ben to accept a Conqueror’s Challenge. The fate of the earth will rely on this battle. To activate Master Control, Kevin thinks of hacking Omnitrix despite the warning of Azmuth, and it leads to the destruction of his garage due to the explosion.
This season of 20 episodes was broadcasted between 11 September 2009 to 26 March 2010. The aliens which we see in this season are – Diamond Head, Goop, Swampfire, Big Chill, Rath, Ghost Freak, Nanomech, Lodestar, Humungousaur, Murk Upchuck, Alien X, Chromastone, Jetray, Brainstorm, Spider Monkey, Way Big, Echo Echo, and Cannonbolt.
2# The Well-Written, Intriguing Characters
1 Benjamin Tennyson (Ben)
He is a mature boy who assumes the responsibility of a leader after his Grandpa gets lost in mysterious circumstances. Yuri Lowenthal has given the voice to this character.
They are the self-proclaimed pure species that wish to remove the so-called impure life forms from the galaxy. We come to know later that they were trying to destroy the rest of the universe.
3. Gwendolyn Tennyson (Gwen)
This skilled cousin of Ben can manipulate the magical energies and transform them into other forms and shapes like bridges, shields, etc. Ashley Johnson has given the voice to this character.
These alien drones use unique ID masks to take the form of humans. These human-Xenocyte serve the high breeds.
5. Kevin Levin
He is an alien tech dealer who can absorb the property of anything he touches. Earlier, he used to be the rival of Ben and has now joined him. Greg Cipes has given the voice for this character.
6. The Forever Knights
They were formed in the Middle Ages and have worked since then confidentially. This paramilitary organization sells alien technology for a handsome amount of money.
7. Julie Yamamoto
This tennis lover who loves her cat also loves one person very dearly – our own Ben. Van Pham has given the voice to this character.
A hero is nothing without his enemies, and Vilgax is one such enemy is Vilgax, who wants to take Ben’s Omnitrix. James Remar has given the voice for this character.
9. Max Tennyson
He is the grandfather of Gwen and Ben, who mysteriously disappears in this series. Paul Eiding has given the voice to this character.
This young Galvan is the ex-assistant of Azmuth and is quite arrogant. Yuri Lowenthal has given the voice to this character.
3# Manifestation of The Series in Various Products
The video game lovers had a great time after the release of this series as it was followed by 3 video games called – Ben 10 Alien Force: Vilgax Attacks, Ben 10 Alien Force: The Game, Ben 10 Alien Force: The Rise of Hex.
The LEGO lovers might know that there are 6 construction sets based on this series based on Chromastone, Spidermonkey, Swampfire, Big Chill, Humunousaur, and Jet Ray. Rush to buy them if you haven’t already.
The series also found its place in many comics like Cartoon Network Action Pack! And Ben 10: Alien Force: Doom Dimension.
In a Nutshell
Hopefully, this article has done justice to your memory of the Ben 10 Alien Force, and if you were new to this, then I hope you developed a better understanding of the series. Do not limit yourself to the series only, increase the excitement by trying any video game like Ben 10 Alien Force: Vilgax Attacks or a graphic novel like Ben 10: Alien Force Doom Dimension.