|“The Tell Tale Tail”|
|Animated series episode|
|Original airdate||February 20, 1998|
The Tell Tale Tail is the 16th episode in the series The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police.
Max's tail is cut off, so he turns to a mad scientist to get it reanimated.
- Mary Shelly
- William Butler Yeats (?)
- Lord Byron
- This episode is a parody of Mary Shelly's Frankenstein.
- The episode's name is a parody of Edgar Allen Poe's The Tell Tale Heart. Coincidentally, a similarly named company named Telltale Games acquired the video game rights to Sam & Max in 2005, though it did not exist at the time this episode was produced.