Best Gravity Falls Characters

The Top Ten

1 Dipper Pines Dipper Pines Dipper Pines is the main character in Gravity Falls which the show aired from 2012 to 2016. He is the brother of Mabel Pines

Mabel's an adorable person, but Dipper takes the cake. He's just so awkward and often is the source of the best jokes in the show. He's a walking paradox. On one hand, he's skeptical and an analyzer and on the other he's deeply into mysteries and believes in the supernatural. He's an adventurous boy, but then he's this young adult who's interested in romance. A perfect example of a character in the midst of growing up and learning the way the world is and isn't. I also believe he's had a bit more character growth than Mabel and certainly more than the others in the cast.

Why Dipper is awesome (In every episode):
1. Risked his life to save his sister from a bunch of gnomes.
2. Was willing to sacrifice himself just for the thrill of mysteries.
3. Showed how amazing his observation skills are and fought off Sherlock Holmes's wax figure.
4. Broke up with Gideon for Mabel so she didn't have to.
5. Sacrificed his dignity to save his friends (And Robbie).
6. Endured the trials of the manotaurs,took down a multi-bear THEN refused to kill him, stood up to the manotaurs' leader, and grew a chest hair.
7. Outsmarted HIMSELF.
8. Exposed Pacifica's true past to her face without even a slight sense of guilt.
9. Gave up the slight chance of dating Wendy and gave Mabel her pet pig Waddles.
10. Punched Rumble in the face like a boss, endured his punches, and "defeated" Rumble.
11. Gave Mabel her extra millimeter.
12. Admitted to Wendy he went trick or treating with his sister and wasn't ashamed of it.
13. ...more

19. Fighting past his wants and desires, he stayed vigilant and kept sight of what was most important. Saving gravity falls and getting Mabel back to the real world. - dipperpinesfangirl618

Dipper is kinda like the person I feel like I am when I'm out in the real world. Don't get me wrong if Mabel and me were put side by side there would be an nuclear explosion of kittens and rainbows. But I feel like Dipper is my favorite because I can relate to that awkwardness that he has. And at his age I was 50 shades of awkward, but weird and random like Mabel. Another plus to Dipper is that he is so adorkable! He's very smart, but he's a little guy that's really trying to be taken seriously. And I could happily say that I do. Cheers to you Dipper Pines. MY favorite character

He is the perfect character we need

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2 Mabel Pines Mabel Pines Mabel Pines is one of the lead characters of the Disney XD animated series Gravity Falls. The character is voiced by Kristen Schaal, and designed by the series creator, Alex Hirsch. She is inspired by Hirsch's own twin sister, Ariel Hirsch. She is a caring, boy-crazy 12 year old girl that moved to the more.

I love Mabel! She has a unique personality, and she helps Dipper a lot in his problems! Mabel is all smiles, but she really is just like anyone out there. She has problems, but she tries to make the best of every situation with a smile or a memorable quote! I admire her. And she's smart and clever in her own special way. And she is also thoughtful of others and tries to help them, even though it fails most of the time. It's sweet. And of course she's ADORABLE!

Saw this once and her personality makes this really funny. She makes you wonder what their parents are like. Typic teen looking for love.

She is the funniest character, but she also is serious when she needs to be. I also like her because she is a good sister. She has good chemistry with Dipper, and usually helps him with quests and decisions. I also love this character because she is into girly things, but still likes having caterpillars on her face. A unique character with a unique style. Great voice actor. Too many great lines, both funny and meanigful, to not be #1.

Not gonna lie, I kind of have a crush on her, too. Not in a creepy way, I just think someone like her would be an awesome person to spend time with. - Hajj

Crazy girl love life fun girl

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3 Grunkle Stan Grunkle Stan Stanley "Stan" Pines, also known as Grunkle Stan, is one of the main characters of the Disney animated series Gravity Falls, created and voiced by series creator Alex Hirsch.

Grunkle Stan is by far the funniest and best overall!

Behind the Multi- Bear, seriously? How do you not love someone who scams people like stan does?!

Grunkle Stan is the funniest character in gravity falls. He may have gotten into some illegal trouble. But let me say that. In not what he seems I literally screamed don't press the button because you could see how much he love the kids how he don't want them to get hurt. And I didn't thought for a second that he would do anything that will hurt the kids

Just yes - Kmaster

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4 Bill Cipher Bill Cipher Bill Cipher is a triangular dream demon formerly existent only in the mindscape who wished to gain access to the real world. He has been running amok in Gravity Falls, Oregon since being summoned by Stanford Pines over thirty years ago. He is known for his mysterious demeanor and sadistic humor. He more.

Bill Cipher is the ultimate being who is hiding... well everything! He dresses up with a bow tie, top hat and cane and is 2 dimensional. He's funny and laid back and in complete control of almost every thing! Gravity Falls is a mystery and Bill Cipher himself is the mystery. He can tell the future, present and past and has and is doing something BIG! Bill Cipher only leaves clues and has most likely written in the journals himself. Now remember... THE WORLD IS AN ILLUSION THE UNIVERSE IS A HOLOGRAM, BUY GOLD, BYE!

The Reality is an illusion, not the world. If you love Bill you gotta be right about his awesomeness - Murrkip

One of my favorite characters (that's hard to say with Mabel and Dipper): Bill is probably one of the funniest characters on the show, not to mention the most powerful. Bill is the best villain ever! He's adorable and his laugh is just so cute!

The only thing people are saying they don't like about Bill is that he's creepy. Yeah, Sure. He may creep you out sometimes, but honestly, THAT'S KINDA THE POINT OF A VILLAIN! Do you want him to not be creepy? That would take all the fun out of the adorable, little nacho. Who ever says they hate Bill Cipher got payed by Stan to say it or ate too much smile dip.

He's also got some of the best lines: "It's funny how dumb you are! ", "Reality is an illusion, the universe is a hologram! Buy gold, bye! ", and "Human soda! Imma drink it like a person! "


Honestly, Bill should be in the top ten. He's one of the most interesting and intriguing characters on the show. In fact, he's pretty much the base of the plot line, with all the mystery and stuff. You can mock me all you want, but Bill Cipher is one of my favorite characters.

I'm watching you nerds - Pokemonfan10

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5 Wendy Corduroy Wendy Corduroy

Wendys the best character! She is amazing! I wanna be her in real life! - sophialombardo

Wendy is the most best character she's strong she's pretty and she's intelligent I don't know about you guys but I think Wendy should be 2ed or first for the best character in Gravity Fall I don't know how many seasons they have of this but I hope Wendy's always in every single episode and id like to know more about her past and her sense of fashion. Please tell me id absolutely love to know

Wendy is dark, average and your normal teenager. NOT! She is actually Mabel, In the future! Wendy is my second favourite behind Dipper and Bill Cipher. She's cool with her parka hat and her clothes. She is a unseen employee in some episodes but I still like her. She also LOVES dipper! I like dipper too. It can be seen in the fixing it with Soos short in where they failed at a golf cart stunt together.

So hot! id totally date her!

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6 Soos Ramirez Soos Ramirez

Laugh out loud He is so funny. Like homer simpson and patrick star rolled into one.

The average fat guy you want to be friends with. He's the cousin you have who likes to be funny and eat chips all the time. Quote from "Dreamscapers": "There's a rat in the kitchen! It tried t touch me with it's weird bat fingers! " Another quote! "Think I can take these Burrito Bites into Stan's brain? Thumbs up? Thumbs down? You know what, I'm just gonna bring 'em! " HOW CAN YOU NOT LOVE THIS GUY? - maddyparrot22

I love him because he seems like that regular fat and dumb guy, but he is actually kind of intelligent at times, has a huge heart, and has a certain style of humor that isn't quite like anyone else. - Hajj

"Whoa dudes, Check this out" - Grobu

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7 Waddles Waddles

Waddles is the cutest thing ever! :D I love him so much because he is so fat I love him! My favorite part is in the SummerWeen Episode and he is dressed as a buisness men! :) WADDLES

Waddles is best pig.

He's so definitely the cutest character, but he can't beat bill and dipper

so cute

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8 Pacifica Northwest Pacifica Northwest Pacifica Northwest is a character in the cartoon Gravity Falls made by Alex Hirsch. She's known for being rich and hating Mabel.

Ever since "Northwest Mansion Mystery", I've seen Pacifica in a whole new light. No longer is she the mean, antagonistic stereotype she was before. Now she is a great character, and I can't wait to see how the series develops her after this. I can't wait to see more Pacifica in Gravity Falls.

Just showing her reaction to a bell ringing explained EVERYTHING. Her past, why she acts the way she does, everything about her character turned around in one episode.

She may be mean and stupid and stuff, but she seems to look like a perfect queen bee, not like other queen bees in other cartoon series.

Some people say that Pacifica can’t be justified as a good character because it’s just one episode. But it’s not. It is true that we see the most of Pacifica’s personality (and relationship with Dipper) in Northwest Manor Mystery but in Golf War we do see a little of her character. And I agree, she is not a good person in season one (or at least when we see her) but in season two she becomes such a three dimensional character and a lot more likealble than before.

Gravity Falls is the 12th greatest animated show (according to ratings not my personal opinion) but is underrated. The characters on the show are not just cartoon characters and seem like real people and Alex Hirsch talks about them like real people. They all have flaws and no one is perfect, not in real life and not in Gravity Falls, and Pacifica is perfect example imperfection.

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9 Ford Pines

Ford is admittedly very likable in D, D, and More D, the episode that made him my favorite character. But he has the potential to be an even greater person with something called character development. He needs truckloads of it.

Ford, best character Alex Hirsch has ever created. When he was almost killed in Dipper And Mabel vs. The Future I almost died. And when he "Died" in Weirdmageddon Part 1, I died. Hands down, Ford is the most fabulous character.

Ford is the character everyone has been longing for since the beginning. We should at least put him higher because of his own character. The only mystery left is to see if Bill will make him alive again so we would all know more about him.

You have to love him he went from nerd to savige

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10 Old Man McGucket

He is so funny! Honestly some of the best jokes that the show ever had were all thanks to Old Man McGucket, the local kook. I think he is a truly awesome character and he should definitely be in the show more.

The "old kook" of the town is always a funny gag, overused or not. And Old Man McGucket is no different; random, nuts and sometimes quite creepy, he is a character that has enthralled viewers with his strange logic and unprovoked randomness. It's rather a shame that he didn't write the journals, but, then again, maybe it would be a little too obvious to have the most unlikely character to have written them.
I watch Gravity Falls primarily for the random yelling of McGucket and will keep on watching for the Mystery Twins, Grunkle Stan, Wendy and Soos. An amazing show with some amazing characters.

He is really smart, and he may have written the journals according to the society of the blind eye episode. He's still cray cray though!

Voiced by Alex Hirsch - 445956

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The Contenders

11 Stan Pines

Wow, good for Stan! He's liked so much he made it TWICE on the list!

Why is he so low on the list? He's very funny and clearly the most complicated character. Most of the people think, he caused all the trouble in Gravity Falls, but if he actually had burned the journal, many things never happened. And in the final he actually risked his memories, to come up for the things he has done.

He is old and grumpy but he's hilarious and he loves dipper and mabel

In all the places is this list, why did you decide to put Stan in HERE?! - RainbowArtist191

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12 Candy Chiu Candy Chiu

I agree! In "Sock Opera" she says "I must steal him from Mabel." and "WAIT! CANDY STILL LOVES YOU! "

How can anyone not love her, Her awesome approach to life, "I'm a boy now... What's up Dude's lets grow some mustaches"
"I welcome you death"
"how many times do I have to tell you kevin I'm not interested."

"We are criminals! We will cut you! "

"Death to my enemies! "

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13 Grenda Grenda

I think Grenda needs to be higher on this list. Not because she's my favorite, but she is a unique, funny, and creative character- compared to her counterpart Candy, who is a flat and boring character, not to mention a stereotype as well. There are so many genuinely funny Grenda lines- the more I think about it, the more I think she is underrated. (As for Candy... she has no memorable moments or funny lines. I honestly think the reason Candy is liked more is by the Asians in the fandom who like her for her race and not characterization.)

She is awesome! Really is the shining star out of the female side character. Also she is voiced by a man which is awesome because her voice is 10 out of 10!

I love her dramatically deep voice and her flirting style! best by far!

I wanna put any bad character in a head lock and make them feel pain.

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14 Giffany

I love characters that seem nice and innocent at first but become creepy and menacing when you say the wrong thing or let them become too attached. Giffany is one of those villains that gives you a chill down your spine when you see her get angry. How she says things in a cute/affectionate voice when the context is horrifying, the way she cannot handle rejection (after being returned 3 times, and almost being deleted), and the expressions conveyed beautifully through a well-drawn character add to her charm as a villain. Personally she is one of my favorites and I hope she returns for another episode some day down the line.

Five nights at Giffany's

She's kinda creepy. I loves that episode.

Best girl - SakiLunaBNHA

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15 Tambry Tambry

Ya, she's cool. I could see Tambry and Lee together.

Another character I can relate to a lot! She's an emo, she doesn't care about things and she's hung up on her phone all the time. Like me!

She's so cool and I wish she was more important to the storyline, also her and Robbie make a great couple. - Emofag

I heard someone shipped Wendy with Tambry as a lesbian couple.

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16 Robbie Robbie

I like Robbie because he's very relatable. As a bit of an emo myself, he knows what it's like to be thumped on and thrown in the dirt. I am a very depressive person, and whenever I see his character, it's like I'm looking at a mirror.

I have a secret huge crush on Robbie. I mean I'm sorry, but he plays guitar like a rock star, and has a band, and is so dark and brooding...

He's obsession with trying to get Wendy to take him back is so funny - SugarcoatShadowBolt

Best emo character ever - Emofag

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17 Multi-Bear

Disco Girl, coming through... That girl is You!

Did you know head 4 is the least liked by the other heads?

This character only has one scene, but he's already on the list. Underrated. Hirsch, bring him back.

2 he's in Weirdmagedon I love him so much nice to see that he's alive though the whole series

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18 Toby Determined

The monsters thought Toby was one of them

This just in this arrow in my shoulder

Oh toby your so weird

"Toby Determined"...
This name reminds me of Toby Fox and Undertale.
Both are males, both have the name "Toby", and it also reminds me of Undertale, because his last name is "Determined." When you die in Undertale, ASGORE tells you to stay determined.

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19 Beavers

Yes! Everyone says "oh the beavers don't count as a character" even though they are clearly characters without names because the talk (in a way) and made several appearaces! The beavers are just so CUTE!
Me:I love the beavers
My oly friend that loves gravity falls (not 2 b named): THAT DESERVES A HUG!

The beavers are so funny why everyone such a hater? GO BEAVERS!

Dipper should get a Beaver they' re just so awesome and adorable

They love cavorting! That deserves a hug!

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20 Stan's Brother

We barley got any of him, but we all know he is going to be a major character.

His name is Stanford aka Ford

People calm down this was added before Ford

He's already up on the list...

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21 Summerween Trickster

Come on you gotta give this guys some credit - Truly

So why now do we have a Spirited Away reference over here!?

You know a cartoon is awesome when they make a parody of No Face.

He isn't My Fave Character,But I Do Like Him...I Liked Him UNTIL He Revealed His Face.

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22 Tad Strange

I don't think he's normal, I mean anyone in gravity falls isn't as strange as strange. I think he has something to do with Bill Cipher!

"Hi guys, Tad's the name, and being normal is my game."

Best funniest guy even though he's only been in one episode guys a okay.

Hillarious Minor Characters are the best - Organ

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23 Judge Kitty Meow Meow
24 'Lil Gideon


Yeah, you're the light of my life, kid.

That one psychopathic ten year old who is creepily cute

Correction, he is cute & evil.

The owner of my favorite line of all time "I HAVE THE ONLY KEY! Wrapped around my... well I wouldn't call it a neck exactly, wrapped around this little pocket of fat under ma' head? " - Rathernotbenamed

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25 Sheriff Blubs Sheriff Blubs

I love him and deputy durland! I love how they're so obviously gay but it's never spoken out loud because it's a Disney channel show... heck, they almost kissed! - Organ

He's a sterotype, but it's not hurting anybody.

26 Lazy Susan

"The secret ingredient to my coffee omelet is coffee! "

I think she is a beautiful old lady and I would love her to be my aunt or something.

Queen Elizabeth the Susan

Come on fishies, get into the pan!

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27 Soos' Grandmother

She's old lady soft.

"I go vacuum my face now." LAUGH OUT LOUD!

Lol. "I go vacuum my face now."

My favorite side character

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28 Time Baby

He got killed by a triangle

May time baby have mercy on your soul!

He is an amazing character with lots of power yet a baby

I wake up in the morning and then I see that thing AHHH SAVE ME SAVE ME AHHH then I'd die of scardness

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29 Rumble McSkirmish

I would totally roll him up and put him on my wall!

-holds up peace sign- because WINNERS DON'T LOSE!

He should go in the sonic video games!

WELL I am lena age 7 and if you say iam a litle girl you are stupid

30 Blendin Blandon

HE IS MY BAEE! 1! 11 Blendin-in my opinion- should have a higher place. As shown in Weirdmageddon 1, Blendin brings the time police to Bill's castle. After Bill kills the time baby and time police Blendin goes back... somewhere.. and who knows what happened after that?! Point is Blendin might become even more of a main character making him 10x more fabulous then he already is.

Oh future dangit! Who misspelled his name!?

Billdin (like my parody name? ) in Mabel and dipper vs the future

Well, here we have Blendin Blenjamin Blandin, from the year 207012!

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31 Shandra Jimenez

I think her name is Sandra.

32 Tyler

Education, Get 'em. Prosperity, Get 'em. A Gravity Falls we can be proud of, GET 'EM! - SmashBall

Get 'em.

Make em ready :D

33 Cute Biker

Puma shirt, panther shirt. Puma shirt, panther shirt. Puma shirt... Panther shirt.

Do you have this in a different animal?

It is just so cute when he says get em I do like Dipper and Mable more because put them together and you have an explosion of sunshine and rainbows pus fluffy kittens :3

Givin' you a heads up, his name is Tyler.

He's the same person as Tyler.

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34 Big Henry

He died it's so sad and he looks at a picture his daughter drew before he dies

He's big Henry, what more do I need to say?

I almost cry when I see him die

He was a golf ball. He was in 1 minute of 1 episode. Yet you still got emotionally attached. #neverforget

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35 Shmebulock

Lol. All he says is his name.

Shmebulock senior or Shmebulock junior?

Shmebulock is very funny

He should be first.

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36 Shapeshifter

This guy should get some more love. He's a real trickster and a snakey bastard, and also somewhat entertaining. Whatever. I like him because the ability to change form is just awesome. And I will admit, I like his true form. - XX_HydraVirus9860_XX

I wonder how he'll react to Ford being back.

So, the Shapeshifter is honestly the scariest villain in Gravity Falls. Yes, Bill is pretty scary, but he's nearly always joking. The Shapeshifter, however, has a scarier vibe than Bill.
He's able to transform into anything he sees, and, like Dipper said, if he got loose, he could impersonate anyone, and, unlike Bill, he isn't limited to Gravity Falls. He could take the form of anyone in the entire world, and, unless he slips up, he can never be found.

Also, he's voiced by Mark Hamill, which, is awesome.

Mark Hamill!

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37 Stanley Mobile

Stanley is real and there's proof


Never mentioned but I did some research and he will be in it in the second ~season~

38 Duck-tective

:) laugh out loud



39 Deputy Durland

When with sheriff bulbs he is awesome

So adorably dumb and childish
cute couple with sheriff blubs

Screw Billdip and dipcifica, they're the cutest couple - Organ

40 Aoshima



The future is in the past. Think about that. Think, HARD.

"The future is in the past. ONWARDS AOSHIMA! "

Yesss one of my favorite

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41 Little Gideon

He wanted to transform the mystery shack into gideon land

The person who voices Gideon was huge cheeks :0 so cute

42 Melody

Shes adorable and I love her

I like her because she's kind of my type of person.
"I just wanna ride tiny trains all day! "

Her nae is melanie

Ship name hmmm Moos or Selody?

43 Goldie

I've seen every episode and don't remember a goldie

That guy has the most power in the whole show

HOW IS HE NOT NUMBER 1?! HE IS THE MOST EPIC CHARACTER EVER!. And he's kinda creepy.. Which is a plus!

44 Wax Larry King

"So, your a rat. Tell me about that"

"I decapitated Larry King"=Best line of Head Hunters.

Lol Mabel's like llama hair or sparkles and he's like llama hair

Interview this, Larry King! - Dipper

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45 Gorney

Did it move up on the list?

46 The Horrifying Sweaty One-Armed Monstrosity

I love that guy

Get in my mouth.

47 Thompson

Thompson! Thompson! Thompson!

The awkward fat dude that's just trying to fit in with the cool kids l love this dude especially with all the disgusting dares he takes such as licking a sponge in 'The Love God "

Why is he on the list?

He is actual clever.
He planned the splitting of his coat and the revealing of the snacks so the group could get back together in "Love God."

48 Tyrone

You could say that Tyrone is Dipper, therefore he shouldn't be on here. Butin a way, Tyrone became an advisor, his own person, and one of my favorite characters on the show. He's not the same, his personality DIPPERS (instead of differs. You see what I did there? )

Tyrone is totally cool.

It was so sad when he 'died'. The relationship between him and dipper was adorable - Organ

49 Gompers

That goats hiding something. Smothering something. Evil goat.

Such a weird goat

Gompers is not what he seems. - Pokemonfan10

He has bills eyes

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50 Celestabellebethabelle

I love her even though she was written horribly because the writers couldn't bother to give a reason behind her nastiness. Her design is amazing, I love her voice, and I honestly think that she's a better character than both the fans and the writers give her credit for. She's the very epitome of wasted potential in Gravity Falls.

I hated this thing...least favorite character

Not the dumb unicorn - Emofag

I like the part whare marvel huged the pony toy end she say BUY ALL OF OUR TOYS

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