Many fictional characters have become very popular. Popular enough that they've become memes.
1 Shrek - Shrek
Shrek is a character debuting in the 2001 animated movie of the same name. The popular franchise has 4 films and the character himself has become recognizable to people of all ages. He has since spawned into what is most likely the most widely recognized internet meme to ever come into the world.
Iconic - GenericUser
Shrek is the biggest goat in memes. - UltraLunalaX
Shrek, Shaggy, and Thanos are all my classmates talked about - AlexisK
Indubitably the memelord's best friend. - Cyri
2 Shaggy Rogers - Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!
Norville "Shaggy" Rogers is a fictional character in the Scooby-Doo franchise. He is a cowardly slacker and the long-time best friend and owner of his cowardly Great Dane Scooby-Doo.
When people saw Shaggy take out the bikers in the movie Scooby Doo: Legend Of The Phantosaur, many people claimed Shaggy destroyed them without using.0000000001% or less of his full power, heck even said that he can destroy Thanos! To top it, after seeing Ultra Instinct from Dragon Ball Super, they used that with Shaggy to create Ultra Instinct Shaggy. The meme was funny at first, now it's kinda getting a bit ridiculous now as many say he can destroy the universe without.000000000000000000000001% of his power. So yeah, Shaggy is quite memed a lot. - TheDarkOne_221b
3 Thanos - Marvel
Thanos is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by Jim Starlin and Mike Friedrich. The character first appeared in Iron Man #55 and has been portrayed by actors Damion Poitier and Josh Brolin in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
"You should've went for the head"
*snap* - Mcgillacuddy
Since Infinity War, Thanos was very popular by many fans that they heavily memed the almighty Titan in a lot of things such as Thanos eating his peas, Thanos' "inside story, and other things. So yeah, our almighty lord became very popular that he himself has become a meme. - TheDarkOne_221b
Oh snap. - Cyri
4 Knuckles - Sonic The Hedgehog
Knuckles the Echidna is a fictional character in Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog series. He is a red anthropomorphic echidna who is determined and serious, but sometimes gullible. He has the ability to glide and climb up walls, and is a powerful fighter due to his spiked hands.
No do not remind me of that abomination - Randomator
NEVER AGAIN - JPK
Not this meme... Not again. Never again! - Cyri
Do you know da wae, need I say anything else? - TheDarkOne_221b
5 Boromir - Lord of the Rings
One does not simply - Randomator
In the movie Lord of The Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, when the gang were planning with the Council of Elrond, Boromir said the famous quote, "One does not simply walk into Mordor," leading to many people making many memes of Boromir saying things like
-One does not simply transmit data into Mordor.
- One does not simply drive home from McDonalds without eating any fries.
- One does not simply walk around Legos without thinking it's a minefield.
- One does not simply stop eating cheez doodles.
- One does not simply walk up to the drive thru
- One does not simply fly couch to Mordor
and the most famous one, "One does not simply leave a marvel movie before the end of the credits, which many used since many people who watch a Marvel movie leave before credits, unaware that there are post credit and mid credit scenes. - TheDarkOne_221b
6 Robbie Rotten - LazyTown
Robbie Rotten (played by Stefán Karl Stefánsson) is a lazy man who continuously formulates feckless schemes in which he masquerades in a disguise to lure the residents away from their newly-active lifestyles. He passionately abhors the influence of Stephanie and Sportacus on the townspeople. A number ...read more.
These memes were funny - GenericUser
We are number 1 was one of the greatest memes of all time. RIP Robbie Rotten - UltraLunalaX
We are Number 1
7 Obi Wan Kenobi - Star Wars
Obi-Wan Kenobi is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe, played by Sir Alec Guinness and Ewan McGregor.
I'm standing on higher ground Anakin, so this fight is over because my ground is at a more elevated level than yours. So I win this battle since my part of the land is closer to the stratosphere than your ground as your ground is closer to the core of the earth. - Mcgillacuddy
Hello There - RadioHead03
Since the Prequals, Obi Wan became very memed to the point that people used his lines such as,
-"You were the chosen one! You were supposed to destroy the Sith, not join them! You were supposed to bring balance to the force, not leave it in darkness!
-"It's over, Anakin! I have the high ground! "
-"These aren't the droids you are looking for."
-Use the force, Luke."
and more. So yeah, because of how famous Obi Wan is, it's no wonder that he, Shrek, Shaggy, and many fictional characters that are popular and famous became heavily memed. - TheDarkOne_221b
8 Captain America - Marvel
Captain Steven Grant Rogers, most known as Steve Rogers or Captain America, is a fictional superhero appearing in the American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He was a World War II veteran and is known as the world's first superhero. The character was created by Jack Kirby and Joe Simon and ...read more.
-Cap: The dress is white
Tony: The dress is blue
Not many Cap memes other than those 2, but my god are they so funny! - TheDarkOne_221b
Watch your language. - Cyri
Now that is America’s @ss. - RadioHead03
9 SpongeBob SquarePants - SpongeBob SquarePants
SpongeBob SquarePants is a fictional character and the titular character and protagonist of the American animated television series of the same name.
There is a lot of memes portrayed by SpongeBob - UltraLunalaX
Arguably the character with the most memes - Randomator
Pretty sure this picture was a meme at one point. There were also several others.
10 Sonic - Sonic The Hedgehog
Sonic the Hedgehog, trademarked Sonic The Hedgehog, is the title character and protagonist of the Sonic the Hedgehog series released by SEGA, as well as numerous spin-off comics, five animated shows, and an animated OVA.
A complete and utter joke since 2006. - JPK
Gotta go fast - Randomator
"You're too slow! " and Sanic, not much to say about that. - TheDarkOne_221b
11 Barry B. Benson - Bee Movie
Also iconic - GenericUser
12 Darth Vader - Star Wars
Darth Vader was the original dark lord for Star Wars. Darth Vader ruled with both fear and aggression. Originally Anakin Skywalker a young Jedi who was then seduced by the dark side of the force by Chancellor Palpatine/Darth Sidious. Vader had his limbs cut off by his jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi leaving ...read more.
Like Obi Wan (and the rest of Star Wars) Darth Vader has become a very popular character as well as icon of 1977. Many memes were associated with Vader from lines like
-"I am your father."
-"I find your lack of faith disturbing."
and after the song "Call Me Maybe" released, many made memes of Vader singing
"Hey I just met you
And this is crazy
But I'm your father
So join me maybe
Another thing is Vader reflecting on the many things happening to him such as Obi Wan cutting both of his legs off, Padame betraying him, and Luke and Leia are trying to destroy him, but is at least happy his grandson, Kylo Ren likes him. - TheDarkOne_221b
I am your father - Randomator
13 Stingy - LazyTown
Stingy is a character from the Icelandic TV show Lazytown. He is a possessive collecter and is the son of a wealthy, unnamed father.
The Mine Song
14 Vegeta - Dragon Ball
Vegeta is an anime fictional character from the anime series, Dragon Ball Z, created by Akira Toriyama.
No explanation needed. In fact, Vegeta has become a meme goldmine ever since he first scanned Goku's power level and Nappa asked what the scouter said about his power level, replying that it's over 9000, breaking the scouter. - TheDarkOne_221b
15 Batman - Batman
Batman aka Bruce Wayne is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. The character was created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, and first appeared in Detective Comics #27. In film, he has been portrayed by Lewis Wilson, Robert Lowery, Adam West, Michael ...read more.
16 Sans - Undertale
Sans or Sans the Skeleton is a character in the 2015 RPG Undertale created by Toby Fox. He is a lazy, pun-loving skeleton who is a supporting protagonist in the "pacifist" and "neutral" routes of Undertale, and a heroic antagonist/final boss of the "genocide" route. He is known for his incredibly difficult ...read more.
17 Luigi - Super Mario Bros.
18 Leonidas - 300
THIS! IS! SPARTA!
19 Waluigi - Super Mario
Waluigi is a lanky self-centered, brusque young lad as he is considered evil and the main rival of Luigi. Waluigi is shown causing local havoc in most games he appears in alongside his partner Wario. Waluigi is not instinctively evil or the antagonist (not counting DDR), as a matter of fact, he shows ...read more.
20 Pikachu - Pokèmon
Pikachu are a species of Pokémon, fictional creatures that appear in an assortment of video games, animated television shows and movies, trading card games, and comic books licensed by The Pokémon Company, a Japanese corporation.
21 Willy Wonka - Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
22 Kermit - The Muppets
Kermit the Frog is a Muppet character and Jim Henson's most well-known creation. Introduced in 1955, Kermit is the straight man protagonist of numerous Muppet productions, most notably Sesame Street and The Muppet Show, as well as in movies, specials, and public service announcements through the years. ...read more.
23 Patrick Star - SpongeBob SquarePants
Patrick Star is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is voiced by actor Bill Fagerbakke, who also voices numerous other characters on the show . Created and designed by marine biologist and cartoonist Stephen Hillenburg, the series creator, Patrick ...read more.
"Is mayonnaise an instrument? "
"The inner machinations of my mind are an enigma."
"Who you callin' Pinhead? "
"Once there was an ugly barnacle. He was so ugly that everyone died. The end."
"We should take Bikini Bottom, and push it somewhere else! "
"Hi SpongeBoob. Wha- SpongeBoob? Ha ha ha ha, who's SpongeBoob? Haha, okay, sorry people."
Patrick Star is probably the biggest meme character in animated history. - Mcgillacuddy
24 Squidward Tentacles - SpongeBob SquarePants
Squidward Tentacles is a fictional character voiced by actor Rodger Bumpass in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.
Handsome Squidward and Squidward Dabbing
25 Mudkip - Pokémon
Mudkip, known in Japan as Mizugorou, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.
I herd u liek Mudkips
26 Fry - Futurama
Philip J. Fry, commonly known simply by his surname Fry, is a fictional character and the protagonist of the animated sitcom Futurama.
The picture is a meme (shut up and take my money)
27 Mr. Krabs - Spongebob Squarepants
Eugene H. Krabs, or simply Mr. Krabs, is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.
28 Dipper Pines - Gravity Falls
Dipper Pines is one of the main characters from the Disney cartoon Gravity Falls which aired from 2012 to 2016.
He is the twin brother of Mabel Pines
Whoa! This is worthless
29 Tracer - Overwatch
Tracer is a playable character appearing in the 2016 video game Overwatch, a first-person shooter video game developed by Blizzard Entertainment.
30 Bugs Bunny - Loony Tunes
"That'll hold him alright. Hehehehehehe." - SuperSonic17
31 Fred Figglehorn - FRED
32 Moro Moto - Madagascar
33 Winnie the Pooh - Winnie the Pooh
Winnie the Pooh is a character based on A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh stories. The Disney media franchise commenced in 1966 with the theatrical release of the short Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree.
Tuxedo Winnie the Pooh
34 Gru - Despicable Me 2
Felonius Gru is the main character of Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, and Despicable Me 3, alongside Mel and a minor character in Minions.
35 Homer Simpson - The Simpsons
Homer Jay Simpson is the protagonist of the American animated television series The Simpsons as the patriarch of the eponymous family.
36 Arthur - Arthur
Arthur Timothy Read is the titular protagonist of both the book series and the PBS children's television show Arthur, created by Marc Brown.
37 King Ramses - Courage the Cowardly Dog
38 Lammy - Um Jammer Lammy
Um Jammer Lammy is a rhythm video game developed by NanaOn-Sha and published by Sony for the PlayStation video game console in 1999.
39 Giygas - Earthbound
40 Maggie Pesky - The Buzz on Maggie
41 Filburt - Rocko's Modern Life
Filburt Shellbach is a main and supporting character of the cartoon Rocko's Modern Life and the comic book series of the same name.
42 Ren Hoek - Ren & Stimpy
43 The Joker - Batman
The Joker is a fictional super villain created by Bill Finger, Bob Kane, and Jerry Robinson who first appeared in the debut issue of the comic book Batman (April 25, 1940) published by DC Comics. Credit for the Joker's creation is disputed; Kane and Robinson claimed responsibility for the Joker's design, ...read more.
44 The Dude - The Big Lebowski
The Dude abides - JazzPunk
45 King Harkinian - Link: The Faces 0f Evil
46 Izzy - Total DramaRama
She obviously deserved it.