Top 10 Fictional Characters That Got Turned Into Memes

Many fictional characters have become very popular. Popular enough that they've become memes.

The Top Ten Fictional Characters That Got Turned Into 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.

No doubt the most memed fictional character. A lot of people memed him a lot that they claim that Shrek is the strongest character in all of fiction! Heck, TTT is guilty for this, as many users claim Shrek as the hottest anime waifu and better than anime (which is a 100% fact). So yeah, out of all characters, Shrek is the most memed of them all.

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 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.

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.

I used the stones to destroy the stones. - MasterBeef

"You should've went for the head"
*snap* - Mcgillacuddy

Oh snap. - Cyri

3 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.

Welcome to the Salty Spitoon, how tough are ya? I listened to Spongebob's laugh for ten straight hours! Yeah, so? Without any ear plugs. Uh, sorry sir, right this way! - MasterBeef

Pretty sure this picture was a meme at one point. There were also several others.

There is a lot of memes portrayed by SpongeBob - UltraLunalaX

Arguably the character with the most memes - Randomator

4 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 more.

The master of We are number one memes

We are number one! - MasterBeef

These memes were funny - GenericUser

We are number 1 was one of the greatest memes of all time. RIP Robbie Rotten - UltraLunalaX

5 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.

6 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.

arthurs fist

"I TOLD YOU NOT TO TOUCH IT!" - PerfectImpulseX

7 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.

Gotta go fast - Randomator

A complete and utter joke since 2006. - JPK

"You're too slow! " and Sanic, not much to say about that.

8 Fred Figglehorn - FRED
9 Barry B. Benson - Bee Movie Barry B. Benson is a bee from the movie the Bee Movie, voiced by Jerry Seinfeld and also created by Jerry Seinfield.

Also iconic - GenericUser

10 Mr. Krabs - Spongebob Squarepants Eugene H. Krabs, or simply Mr. Krabs, is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

The Newcomers

? Johny - Billionsurprisetoys
? Globglogabgalab - Strawinsky and the Mysterious House

The Contenders

11 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


Not this meme... Not again. Never again! - Cyri

Do you know da wae, need I say anything else?

12 Boromir - Lord of the Rings

One does not simply comment on the TopTens. - MasterBeef

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.

13 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 more.

-Cap: The dress is white
Tony: The dress is blue
Civil War
Not many Cap memes other than those 2, but my god are they so funny!

Watch your language. - Cyri

Now that is America’s @ss. - RadioHead03

14 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 master of the mine song memes

The Mine Song

15 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

16 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.

Hello there! These aren't the droids you're looking for Anakin, you were supposed to get those ones! - MasterBeef

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!
-"Hello there."
-"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.

17 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 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.

I am your father - Randomator

18 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

19 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 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

Surprised Patrick

20 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 more.

*Megalovania Intensifies* - MasterBeef

21 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.

IT IS TRUELY OVER 9000! - MasterBeef

22 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 more.

Aw, you cheated. WAHHH! - MasterBeef

23 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.

Surprised Pikachu

24 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. more.
25 Tracer - Overwatch Tracer is a playable character appearing in the 2016 video game Overwatch, a first-person shooter video game developed by Blizzard Entertainment.
26 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 more.
27 Luigi - Super Mario Bros.

Mama Luigi

28 Izzy - Total DramaRama

She obviously deserved it.

29 Crash - Crash Bandicoot Crash Bandicoot is a video game franchise of platform video games. The series, originally exclusive to the Sony PlayStation, was created by Andy Gavin and Jason Rubin during their tenure at Naughty Dog for Sony Computer Entertainment.


30 Yoshi - Super Mario Yoshi, once romanized as Yossy, is a fictional anthropomorphic dinosaur who appears in video games published by Nintendo. He is most known for his appearances in the Yoshi and Mario franchises.

Yoshi commits tax frauds

31 Leonidas - 300


32 Willy Wonka - Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
33 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

34 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)

35 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

36 Bugs Bunny - Loony Tunes

"That'll hold him alright. Hehehehehehe." - SuperSonic17

37 Moro Moto - Madagascar
38 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.

Gru’s plan

39 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.
40 King Ramses - Courage the Cowardly Dog
41 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.
42 Giygas - Earthbound
43 Maggie Pesky - The Buzz on Maggie
44 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.
45 Ren Hoek - Ren & Stimpy
46 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, more.
47 The Dude - The Big Lebowski

The Dude abides - JazzPunk

48 King Harkinian - Link: The Faces 0f Evil
49 Di Lung - Courage the Cowardly Dog
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