AMAZONAS and Weird Waters
AMAZONAS Magazine is excited to share this new animated series with our readers, their children, and all aspiring aquarists. Our reporting started in the May/June 2021 issue, which included an exclusive interview with the show’s creator, Frank Sandor. Our coverage of Weird Waters is ongoing, with our regular feature—“Keeping the Cast”—exploring the real-life freshwater aquarium tropical fish that inspired the diverse cast of over 70 unique characters in the show.
Learn how to “keep the cast” of Weird Waters with special ongoing coverage from AMAZONAS Magazine’s expert aquarists!
BZ, I.M.Tiger, Jam, and Sheriff Alpha
Get to know the stars of Weird Waters in the May/June 2021 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine. Learn what it takes to have their real-life inspirations—Electric Blue Ram Cichlids, Tiger Barbs, Neon Tetras, and the Betta—in your home aquarium.
Melloo and Zinker
Learn about Melloo and Zinker from Weird Waters in the July/August 2021 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine. Learn what it takes to have their real-life inspirations—the Upside-down Catfish and the Phantom Glass Catfish—in your home aquarium.
Von Kutcha and Mr. T. Tanic
Meet the great beast Von Kutcha and Mr. T. Tanic from Weird Waters in the September/October 2021 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine. Learn what it takes to have their real-life inspirations—the Frontosa Cichlid and the Red Tailed Shark—in your home aquarium.
Read all about Ange from Weird Waters in the November/December 2021 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine. Learn what it takes to have her real-life inspiration—the Angelfish—in your home aquarium.
Discover Bolo from Weird Waters in the January/February 2022 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine. Learn what it takes to have his real-life inspiration—the Black Ghost Knifefish—in your home aquarium.
You’ll have to act fast to catch the vanishing act of the great beast, Poofer, in the March/April 2022 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine. Learn what it takes to have his real-life inspiration—the Green Lantern Platyfish—in your home aquarium.
Boom Boom Cheeser
Weird Waters is home to many great beasts, including Boom Boom Cheeser, who we introduce in the May/June 2022 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine. Learn what it takes to have his real-life inspiration—the Dragon Blood Peacock Cichlid—in your home aquarium.
More to come…
Learn more about the Weird Waters cast in future issues of AMAZONAS Magazine!
What is Weird Waters? Watch the trailer!
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