|"The Dream Warrior"|
|Season 8, Episode 7|
|Premiere date:||September 30, 2016|
"The Brain of Evil"
"The Dream Warrior" is the seventh episode in Season 8 (and two hundred and twenty-fourth overall) of Regular Show. It aired on September 30, 2016.
The guys try to help Pops overcome his nightmares.
- Muscle Man
- Hi Five Ghost
- Recap Robot
- Mystery Man (Anti-Pops)
- Dr. Sweet Dreams
- Chance Sureshot (cameo)
- Toothpick Sally (cameo)
- The title and the plot may refer to the Nightmare on Elm Street sequel "Dream Warriors", and the Dokken song written for said sequel.
- This may have a connection with Robert Englund, known for playing Freddy Kruger, portraying Anti-Pops.
- The song that Benson puts to Pairulito is by singer and guitarist Joe Satriani, is the song "Always With Me, Always With You", released in 1987.
- Mordecai and Rigby try to calm Pops down by watching an old cartoon called "Funky Wunky and the Groovy Gang", which is a parody of Hanna-Barbera's Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!.
- The events of Pops' Favorite Planet are briefly mentioned in this episode.