The Curse of the Were-Engine is a thirteenth episode of Thomas' Railway Adventures.


The engines go trick or treat. However, James becomes a Were-Engine and plans to ruin the engines' trick or teating. It's up to Thomas to stop James before James ruins the trick or treating.

Featured Characters

  • Thomas
  • Edward
  • Henry
  • Gordon
  • James
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Duck (cameo)
  • Donald and Douglas
  • Oliver (cameo)
  • Emily
  • Diesel
  • Dennis
  • Neville (non-speaking role)
  • Eagle
  • Rosie
  • Murdoch
  • Arthur (cameo)
  • Fergus (cameo)
  • Bertie (cameo)
  • Marty (cameo)
  • Bluenose (cameo)
  • Little Tank Engine
  • The Were Engine


Narrator: It is nearly Halloween on the Island of Sodor. The engines are going trick-or-treating, except for James. One foggy night, James was sulking in the shed. Sometimes, when he was sulking, he would complain about Halloween. At that moment Thomas came by.

James: I'm tired to going trick-or-treating.

Thomas: Do I want to tell some scary stories?

James: No thank you.

Thomas: Every night, an engine turned into a Were Engine. He is more powerful than his original form. The trucks behave well because the Were Engine scares them.

James: Pah! There's no Were Engines.

Eagle: Yes, there is.

Donald: Were Engines are scary. Thay get rid of trick-or-treaters.

Douglas: We don't like them.

Gordon: They're scary and strong.

James: I don't like Were-Engines. They're scary.

Narrator: James puffed away from the shed.

Henry: James is a scaredy engine.

Narrator: James snorted away. Donald and Douglas enjoyed some nice sleep. James didn't like it. The next morning, the engines awoke up and puffed to find their trains.

Eagle: Were-Engines, James.

James: No I did not!

Narrator: That evening, James puffed through the forest, complaining about trick-or-treaters. An little K2 tank engine puffed past.

Little Tank Engine: Trick-or-Treat!

James: Go away!

Little Tank Engine: Don't you want trick-or-treating?

Narrator: James didn't like trick-or-treating at all. Sometimes he would get rid of trick-or-treaters. At Tidmouth Shed, James was talking to Thomas and Percy about Were-Engines.

James: I didn't like Were-Engines.

Percy: They scare you.

Thomas: I'm afraid of Were-Engines.

Emily: They'll destroy you.

Rosie: They're scary.

James: No! I'm a red engine. I'm not scared.

Narrator:' James puffed out of the shed. Gordon steamed by with the Express.

Gordon: Hello, James!

James: Gordon, I don't like trick-or-treaters.

Gordon: Halloween is always for trick-or-treaters.

Narrator: James talked to Gordon about Were-Engines. Later, Henry puffed with a goods train. The Troublesome Trucks chattered, giggled and laughed.

Troublesome Trucks: {singing} Scaredy Engines. Scaredy Engines.

Narrator: Dennis was a diesel who taunt by Diesel.

Diesel: You never fail, Dennis.

Dennis: What are you talking about?

Diesel: Were-Engines are scary.

Narrator: James puffed in with a long train of coaches.

Diesel: Well, it's rusty red scrap iron.

Dennis: No, it's not.

James: I'll be a Were-Engine. I'll scary you!

Narrator: Dennis was cross because he was taunted by Diesel.

Dennis: Diesel is a scaredy diesel.

Narrator: Later, Toby puffed along with his vintage train. Murdoch was with James.

Murdoch: James, it's such a Were-Engine.

Toby: Murdoch and James, I like trick-or-treating.

Murdoch: Just about Were-Engines.

James: Were-Engines, I don't like Were-Engines.

Narrator: James stormed off with his train. Suddenly when the moon fully appeared, James went a hideous transformation. {James turns into a monstrous 2-6-0 tender engine.} James howled and puffed away, leaving his coaches behind. Later at the shed, Eagle, Dennis and Neville

Eagle: I will never see an Were-Engine again.

Narrator: James growled at Eagle. {Eagle whistles loudly, awakening Dennis and Neville up.} Dennis and Neville were alarmed. Dennis hit the wall in the back of the shed. {Dennis runs into a shed support.} Neville fell into a turntable well. James howled and puffed away. The engines were trick-or-treating. Thomas and Percy were planning to stop James.

Percy: When James comes, you have to stop him.

Thomas: Right, Percy.

Emily: Hello, Donald and Douglas. Great party.

Narrator: James puffed in. He could see the trick-or-treating engines. He steamed in and could ruin the party. Thomas had stopped James for ruining the party. The engines gasped and screamed. Thomas realized that James was the Were-Engine. But he wasn't the Were-Engine at all. James was an original red engine.

Rosie: Hey, that's not a Were-Engine. That's James.

Edward: He wasn't a Were-Engine at all.

Narrator: The engines could laughed and James wasn't the Were-Engine anymore.


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