Amanda sends Mikey and Bunsen on a bogus treasure hunt by giving them a fake map to Captain Schnook's Booty.
- Jeremy Rowley as Bunsen
- Ben Giroux as Mikey Munroe
- Kari Wahlgren as Amanda Killman
- Jeff Bennett as Bob
- Phil LaMarr as Ken
- The episode's title is a pun on the phrase "by hook or by crook".
- The episode was leaked by the Nickelodeon artist Benji Williams in his blog post displaying some of the title cards he created for Bunsen Is a Beast.