|U.S. air date:||September 1, 2016|
|U.K. air date:||November 22, 2016|
|Written by:|| Ben Bocquelet|
|Storyboarded by:||Aurelie Charbonnier|
"The Stories" is the second episode of Season 5 of The Amazing World of Gumball. It is the 155th episode overall.
Molly gets coaching from the guys to improve her story-telling.
- Banana Joe
- Molly's grandmother (mentioned)
- Molly's uncle (mentioned)
- Cyclops Dog
- Mrs. Collins (mentioned)
- Nicole (mentioned)
- Richard (mentioned)
- Mr. Collins (mentioned)
- Pixel Octopus
- Principal Brown
- Tina Rex
- School Nurse
- Miss Simian (mentioned)
- Mr. Small
- This is the first episode of Season 5 to be aired. However, it is the second episode of Season 5 in chronological order as "The Rerun" is the first Season 5 episode.
- This episode was aired during Season 4's run, but it is part of Season 5.
- This episode is Molly's second major role in the series. Her first role was "The Void."
- Darwin broke the fourth wall when he mentioned that they are going through a cross-fade montage instead of listening to one of Molly's stories.
- This is the second time Molly gave Gumball a kiss. The first was "The Comic."
- When arriving at the school, Gumball makes a face that resembles the Grumpy Cat internet meme.
- Bobert makes a reference to the popular ending scene from Terminator 2: Judgment Day, where the Terminator gives out a thumbs-up while he melts in lava.
- Mr. Small makes a reference to the hallway swimming video fad.
- When Gumball says "And a gosh darn ending!" to Darwin, he disappears, save for his arm, for a frame.