Return of the Rumors is a Thomas fanfic.
Years after Harold showed a visitor the island instead of one of the engines, the engines get led to believe that Bertie's trying to end their service lives.
- Emily (cameo)
- Annie and Clarabel (does not speak)
- Donald and Douglas
- Boco (cameo)
- Horrid Lorries (mentioned)
- Bulgy (mentioned)
- Gordon's driver
- Sir Topham Hatt
- A photo of Bertie's TV series counterpart was used due to the lack of his Trainz model.
- The events of the episodes "Thomas and the Rumors", "Toby The Tram Engine/Toby and the Stout Gentleman", "Horrid Lorry", "Bulgy", "Henry's Forest", and "Bye, George" are referenced.
- The "dashed lines" can be seen in some scenes, indicating there's missing dependencies in the Sodor route at the time of filming.