"The Thought" is a special episode which will be released on April 8, 2017.
[The episode starts with Gumball and Darwin walking to the top of a mountain for a picnic]
- This episode was confirmed by Ben Bocquelet on March 24, 2017.
- Ben stated that this episode has a thought of life, life is a journey, big mysteries lay through one's mind, it is up to you to decide if "Happy ever after" actually exists, but the biggest thing is to let go of all pain and stress, and be happy.
- Most of this episode is similar to the Adventure Time season 7 episode, "The Hall of Egress."