Continuity mistake: Patrick turned out to have put the lens cap on the camera before they started to film. But when the first scene was being filmed, there was no sign of the lens cap on the camera. There was also no sign of the lens cap on the camera when the Pearl "Boatmobile" fell off the cliff.Casual Person
Other mistake: In the episode "Sandy's Rocket", Spongebob and Patrick go "alien-hunting." SpongeBob and Patrick are in Squidward's house. But when SpongeBob holds the hot water bottle, and he says "No, it's an egg-sack!", one of the drops leaking from the bottle goes up instead of down.heartis
Audio problem: In the beginning of "The Smoking Peanut", Spongebob takes his hat and spits it in the air like Clamu would do. Before he puts the hat in his mouth, he says, "a cannonball", the camera is on Spongebob and his mouth isn't saying that. He has his mouth open to put the hat in his mouth.
Continuity mistake: After SpongeBob confesses he threw the peanut at the oyster, a zoo keeper says, "wait, here is the real criminal", and he drags out Mr.Krabs. If you look at his pockets you can see food, candy, and other junk. Yet when the zoo keeper accidentally rips Mr.Krabs clothes off the pockets are completely empty.
Continuity mistake: In "The Graveyard shift", Squidward begins to count the signals that means the ghost will appear. "First the lights, then the phone.", and a green slime appears in the wall. Squidward says "Oh, wait, they always do that, but what was the third thing?", and the bus appears at the front of the Krusty Krab. SpongeBob says, "I didn't know the bus comes here at this hour", and look at the wall: the green slime has disappeared.
Continuity mistake: In the scene where Squidward complains to Spongebob about the construction noise from his stand, Squidward's porthole in the background is black, but from the interior there is a light on (Note: this also happens in every other shot of his house.
Continuity mistake: SpongeBob takes off his ripped pants, and throws them on the ground. His shirt sleeves are perfectly intact. Next, Sandy and Larry are shown playing volleyball. When SpongeBob is shown again, his pants are still gone, and so are his shirt sleeves.
Continuity mistake: In the episode "Survival of the Idiots," when Sandy wakes up in Spring and goes outside, the first time we see Patrick and SpongBob standing side by side, SpongeBob is to our left, but later when SpongBob is trying to make up an excuse, they've swapped places.
Continuity mistake: When Spongebob takes his outer suit/pants off and finds out that the hook is stuck through his underpants, Mr. Krabs places a Help Wanted sign up on the front door of the Krusty Krab. When Spongebob crashes onto the doors naked, the sign disappears.
Continuity mistake: In 'Plankton', when Spongebob is being controlled by Plankton and he bounces into the wall in the Chum Bucket, he is tumbling in a way so that when he is standing, he is facing away from the ingredient identifier. When the shot changes, Spongebob is now facing the identifier while standing.
Continuity mistake: In "Squid's Day Off" when Mr. Krabs is washing the money that came out of the register, Spongebob taps him on the shoulder while the faucet is still on. When Mr. Krabs drops the dime into the sink, the water turns off without anyone touching the handles.Mr. Freeze
Continuity mistake: In "Pranks A Lot": SpongeBob and Patrick are going to burn Mr. Krab's dollar, so he throws water on them and they become visible. Patrick is holding Mr. Krab's dollar. When he says "We're visible again", and he and SpongeBob start to scream, the dollar completely disappears.