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Deserted is an episode of the ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks series.


After getting detention again (for attempting to bribe Miss Smith into changing his grade after failing yet another test again, so that Dave wouldn’t be upset about his bad grade) , Alvin's convinced Dave will drive him to the desert and abandon him there.[2]




  • Cheesy calls Alvin a "Nerf-herder", which is a reference to an insult that Princess Leia said to Han Solo in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back.
  • The song in this episode was written by Awkward Marina.
  • Dave telling Alvin to not to do his hobbies while he, Simon, and Theodore are away and Kevin and Cheesy coming into Alvin’s house unexpectedly are references to the 80s episode Grounded Chipmunk.
  • This episode and its sister episode The Great Snack Off are the least viewed episodes of the series to date.
  • A sneak-peek was uploaded to Nicktoons UK.


  1. Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals: 2.23.2021,, Retrieved 2021-02-24.
  2. Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks: Deserted,, Retrieved 2021-02-13.