Best Spongebob Squarepants Characters

The Top Ten

1 Patrick Star Patrick Star 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.

Patrick in the movie is absolute comic genius. Eg: At the trap ice cream stand surrounded by skeletons. Pat: Wait a minute... WAIT A MINUTE! SPONGEBOB! MAKE MINE CHOCOLATE! And Pat: Never mind the car, wheres the road (echo) road... Road... Road... Road... Cut to patrick repeating the word Road road road - TepigBoss

His dumbness is his success to being the funniest character - roblist

You Have to like patrick! He is stupid but He Makes The Show Funny. PATRICK REPRESENT! - lyere1

Patrick is SpongeBob SquarePants

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2 Squidward Tentacles Squidward Tentacles Squidward Tentacles is a fictional character voiced by actor Rodger Bumpass in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

Even though Squidward's no longer my favorite in SpongeBob SquarePants, I still respect and like him because his personality is like mine in these ways.

1. He's uptight, sarcastic, cynical, moody, serious, mature, and ill-tempered.

2. He can't stand SpongeBob and Patrick due to their excessive mischief.

3. He hates Mr. Krabs for abusing him.

4. He can relate to Mrs. Puff due their hatred for that damn SpongeBob.

As I typed earlier, Squidward's being serious is one of the reasons that I like him. And I like serious character because I can relate to them. I don't like funny characters very much because they bug the hell out of me just as people who claim that Squidward is funny does. They're delusional if they think he's funny.

Since I'm similar to Squidward, I wish that I could beat the hell out outta Patrick 'n' SpongeBob because of how inconsiderate they are to that octopus. Why, I remember being antagonized by bullies who used humor as an ...more

Who could not like Squidward? He's awesome and funny sometimes, which makes up for his usually boring self

Although he sometimes is mean with Spongebob, without he the program would be bad. - rock2metal

Squidward rocks! He’s so relatable!
Remember that moment from a Pizza Delivery?
“Sponge? It’s ok.”

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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.

Spongebob is the star. Patrick is in only a little bit of episodes and if he was in every single one like Spongebob then who would have no material. Besides Patrick and Spongebob's dumbness is like almost the same thing.

You do know that Patrick showed in most of all the episodes, besides SpongeBob. - McKing1003

Who's name do they say 8 times in the theme song? SPONGEBOB'S!

Patrick should be #2 and Spongebob should be #1! But that's a good idea, they should give Patrick his own show.

Spongebob should not be 3rd he should be first like how is squidward better than spongebob. like how is PATRICK better than sponge bob what is this. spongebob is the highlight of spongebob its in the name of the T.V. show without him this would not be a T.V. show

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4 Sheldon J. Plankton Sheldon J. Plankton Sheldon James Plankton, or simply Plankton, is a character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

I think he is the best character too the show wouldn't be the same without him I like him not only because he's evil but also because of all the evil schemes he comes up with and it makes me wonder if he will successfully get the Formula and keep it for good and be more successful then Mr. Krabs with his restaurant and when I think about it its too bad the residents of Bikini Bottom including Plankton himself don't know about the internet I mean could you imagine if they did a episode in which plankton discovers the internet learns how to use it and tried to looks up the Krabby Patty Formula he already has his computer wife karen and he connected her to the internet with him being a genius he could easily get the Formula and that worked for him just imagine what Mr. Krabs reaction would be if he discovered plankton found a way to get the formula without him knowing sure him and SpongeBob would try to put a stop to it somehow but I don't think it would be easy

So yeah anyone who ...more

I love Sheldon J. Plankton he is hilarious and evil and he makes me want the Krusty Krab to shut down. I hope one day he does get the formula he deserves it he works so hard for that and Mr. Krabs is a jerk who wouldn't let his best friend share the least bit of credit for his success. I just wish he would give a bit more credit to Karen but other than that he is amazing. Squidward Quincy Tentacles is my second favorite and I love him to (hard decision) Squidward's hot! So is Plankton (he just needs more height)

I like him because he's the most relatable. Life kicks the little man right in their nuts and when we try to accomplish our dreams sometimes the best way of doing so is the most shadiest of ways. He just wants a successful restaurant or to rule to the world... Either way he wants to achieve something but almost always fails. One day I hope he achieves his dreams.

He is hilarious and I hope someday he will succeed in getting the secret formula - Spongehouse

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5 Gary the Snail Gary the Snail Gerald "Gary" Wilson Jr. is a fictional character who is a pet snail owned by SpongeBob SquarePants in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

Gary is underestimated, he doesn't talk much, and blends in. That's why I enjoy him on the show.

Gary is great. Possibly the cutest thing under the sea.

Even though most his appearances are cameos, you'll need the tissues once he's gone (Have You Seen This Snail? )

I don't know about Gary. He seems to not enjoy SpongeBob's company that much. I can't tell because all he says is meow. - JHLover321

This guy is the SNAIL!

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6 Sandy Cheeks Sandy Cheeks Sandra "Sandy" Cheeks is a fictional character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

Sandy should be nearer to the top she is awesome and one of the most underrated cartoon characters, there more episodes with sandy in it and she's way better than mr. krabs, I hate him so much.

"SpongeBob's jumpier than a rattle snake in a pickle barrel! Wait... What?! "

Sandy's awesome.

Sandy is a Squirrel in a Astronaut suit and her house has a tree and some other things but no Water and Grass and she only takes off her Astronaut suit in her house and everybody that comes in her house puts an astronaut suit but filled with Water

She way better than pearl

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

Can't believe everybody hates him just because of One Coarse Meal. Trust me, I hate him too, but he was good in the pre movie episodes since he was caring of his employees. Like in the Suds where he tells Spongebob to go home and get some rest. In "Born Again Krabs" he is cheap and sells Spongebob for 62 cents, but Squidward chews him out for it, and when he realizes what he has done, he gets incredibly upset about it and learns that people are more important than money, so he begs for Spongebob back. Character Development, folks! I miss the old Krabs. And if he can get hate for "One Coarse Meal", than Patrick can get hate for "Yours, Mine, and Mine" and "The Fish Bowl". - DCfnaf

Mr Krabs is a cheap crab who owns the KrustyKrab rival of sled on plankton of the chum bucket and lives in. Anchor

He became the worst character because made Plankton try to commit suicide, and his greed may have even hypnotized the Nickelodeon workers to become greedy like him, so that they can make more money like him and never spend it.

Oh yeah Mr. Krabs

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8 Barnacle Boy Barnacle Boy Barnacle Boy is a fictional character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is voiced by Tim Conway.

He looks like a human version of Squidward

He never failed to make me laugh pre-movie. - TeamRocket747

BARNACLE BOY IS AWESOME AND HE IS MY ALL TIME FAVORITE CHARACTER IN SpongeBob!

BB:Over here you old coop!
Old fish: I’m over here!

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9 The Flying Dutchman The Flying Dutchman The Flying Dutchman is a recurring character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

The Flying Dutchman is the best. He embodies subtle hilarity and expresses slight tolerance for the annoying antics of the main characters. Plus, what would the show be without him? Not much different, actually. But there would be no perfume department, no fly of despair, no Davy Jones' locker, no motivational video about "the power within," no howling scene, and more. The Flying Dutchman added more potential for the show to actually be funny. - surgeonsanic

He's the coolest of these stupid people's opinion over al the green and purple wrestlers are the best you idiots

He's the only SpongeBob character to not have any terrible episodes yet.

Classic spongebob character, why would this show be without him?

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10 Mrs Puff

Worst character in SpongeBob, the show would do better without her. She is definitely not funny, wants to kill SpongeBob and is insane. The show needs to get rid of her because it spoils the humour that Patrick, Mr Krabs and SpongeBob (etc) add to the show.

Mrs. Puff is so cool. She is s uch a spaz and overreacts over everything! I love it! She is so cool! Plus, her and Mr. Krabs do make a great couple!

She used to get torture episodes, but now I think she's just crazy. I don't think people should hate because of "Demolition Doofus" since Squidward ALSO tried to kill SpongeBob. - DCfnaf

She is probably the most overhated character in this show as find her funny and usually feel bad for her and unlike most people I don't hate on her because of Demolition Doofus - Spongehouse

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11 Mermaid Man Mermaid Man Mermaid Man is a fictional character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He was voiced by Ernest Borgnine from 1999 to his death in 2012.

He is so funny and dumb - Spongehouse

RIP his actor. - TeamRocket747

You are a super hero il love super heros

Quote from Mermaid Man: “EVIL” - TopTenX

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12 Larry the Lobster Larry the Lobster Larry the Lobster is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

Larry is important too, you know! He actually debuted before Plankton.

"SpongeBob, you are so righteous. Will you sign my pants? "

Livin' like Larry. 'enough said.

Sandy makes him look weak, and pathetic.

He looks like he is pooping - GumballWatterson

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13 Patchy the Pirate Patchy the Pirate Patchy the Pirate is a fictional character who is a pirate appearing in many SpongeBob SquarePants specials and major events, as the "host" of these. He is the president of the SpongeBob SquarePants Fan Club and is portrayed by SpongeBob's voice actor, Tom Kenny. He resides in a small home in Encino, ...read more.

I really like the patchy the Pirate! He's pretty much the best part of the show for me. (I like seeing him do cool stuff like being in a cave, going on a treasure hunt, And having a fit about SpongeBob)

I love Patchy the Pirate! The guy's hilarious and awesome! Plus, he's played by Tom Kenny, the same person who voices SpongeBob! - ModernSpongeBobSucks

He should be in the top 15. Not #23! Patchy is awesome! And he's really funny! Especially in the episodes Party Pooper Pants & Ugh! - lizard302

Best pirate ever

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14 Fred Rechid Fred Rechid Fred Rechid is a background character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is best known for screaming "My leg!" in certain situations.

Hey all you people, hey all you people, hey all you people won't you listen to me? I just hurt my leg. No ordinary pain, but pain that hurts really really badly. MY LEG!

That guy's awesome! He always gets hurt and no one ever sees him. I think in one of the episodes, they should show his appearance. I bet everybody including me wants to see him.

Rev up those fryers because I am sure hungry for one...HELP! HELP! "MY LEG! "

MY LEG!

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15 DoodleBob DoodleBob DoodleBob is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants, who appears in the episode "Frankendoodle" as the main antagonist.

He is a cool creative villain for SpongeBob, he should come back for more episodes

I really liked DoodleBob, I think that he is a great character. It is unfortunate that he is in for only 1 episode.

We seriously need him to come back in more episodes. Like, he could make a Doodle Army and enslave Bikini Bottom

The evil drawing is too funny, plus every time he does something painful to Patrick it is very funny.

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16 Karen Valencia Plankton

Since when did Karen have a middle name?

The best computer in the sea

She's underwater, shouldn't she short out

SpongeBob logic rule #15 states that technology such as computers is able to live under water without shorting out - AliciaMae

Who is Karen Valencia Plankton?

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17 Squilliam Fancyson Squilliam Fancyson Squilliam Fancyson is a fictional character in American animated series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is a rival of Squidward Tentacles. He appears in the episodes Band Geeks and Squilliam Returns. Squilliam is voiced by Dee Bradley Baker

Yes Squilliam is a jerk, but he's an antagonist and he's supposed to be a jerk.

He is mean but has a good point

I love jerks x)

I hate him with a passion! - Spongehouse

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18 Old Man Jenkins Old Man Jenkins

"I told you nothing good would come from city folk and there flying machines! " My favorite line!

When I was in first grade I got in trouble for calling an old man Old Man Jenkins - SoldierOfFortune

Very funny old fish

Whats going on woae woae

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19 Tom Smith Tom Smith Tom Smith is a background character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. His most famous appearance is in "Chocolate with Nuts" when he started chasing after SpongeBob and Patrick trying to buy all of their chocolate, screaming "CHOCOLATE!", which has become a popular ...read more.

Chocolate did you say chocolate? Chocolate chocolate CHOCOLATE CHOCOLATE. That was funny and hilarious in a chocolate with nuts

Very funny chocolate guy

How could you not vote for Tom, the most angry man in Bikini Bottom!
"CHOCOLATE! CHOCLATE! "
"HE BURNED OUR CROPS, POISONED OUR WATER SUPPLY AND DELIVERED A PLAGUE ONTO OUR HOUSES! "
"IT TOOK THREE DAYS TO MAKE THAT POTATO SALAD! THREE DAYS! "
"YOU WHAT! "
"April Fools, jerk"

HAHA THIS IS MY FAVORITE COMMENT. THE CHOCOLATE WITH NUTS, BUBBLE BUDDY, NO WEENIES ALLOWED, AND APRIL FOOLS REFERENCES ARE GREAT. I also like the line "Oh man, it itches" when he was in the iron butt in I Had an Accident and "You know this is the line for the bathroom" from Roller Cowards.

CHOCOLATE! is funny

20 Patrick Not-Star Patrick Not-Star

Haha, I was just watching the episode with this guy on it, and it is the first time I've seen this list and the first time I heard of this Patrick not star

HE MADE AN APPERANCE FOR 7 SECONDS!
HOW DOES THAT MAKE HIM THE BEST CHARACTER EVER?!

This guy shouldn't be this high since he only appears for 30 seconds, but I still like him. He teaches a very good moral, it's ok to lose as long as you had fun playing. No offense though, we were probably taught this lesson in preschool.

Amazing actor

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21 Man Ray Man Ray

He's the arch-nemisis of Mermaid Man and Barnacle boy, who are parodies of Aquaman and Aqualad. You simply cannot go wrong what that!

One of the best villains. I only like him in that one episode with the tickle belt

I thought they were based off batman and robin

Manray is the dankest character in SpongeBob, hands down

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22 Hoopla Fish

Poor kid dies when he gets hit by a brick.

HOOPLA

HOOPLA!?!

HOOPLA! - LordDovahkiin

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23 Perch Perkins

The news man of bikini bottom

The best character by far

My favorite

24 Bubble Buddy

This guy murdered an innocent person. its true. watch the episode, he watches a guy drown when he buries him in the sand.

One of the very few characters that is likeable.

He is awesome and should be in more episodes.

Like Doddlebob,Bubble Buddy is a masterpiece.I wish they'd make a Bubble Buddy 3.

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25 Narrator

Are you talking about the French narrator voiced by Tom Kenny?

You can only hear his voic from the episode

Ahh witness the Beaty of the sea.

26 The Hash-Slinging Slasher

Great scary character sike nah he got spongebob and squid ward good

I love that episode it is great!

The hash binging the the the hash tinging the the the hash screaming the HASH SLINGING SLASHERN AHH

Just voting for this because I love this episode :3

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27 The Tattletale Strangler

This guy's disguise is hilarious. "I'll strangle you, no, joke you I mean crush you with my..." Oh, this guy never stops thinking about strangling SpongeBob. Oh man, this guy should have a role with a different disguise in other episodes. But all those parties made it funny. It might've been one episode but that was hilarious. Th bodyguard is a strangled! Ha ha ha!

28 Wormy

Wormy is so cute, because patrick and SpongeBob love him

29 Burger Beard

Burger Beard is the most stupid, uncreative and ridiculous villain I have ever seen!

He literally tries to ruin SpongeBob's life and the life of all citizens of Bikini Bottom, because he was stealing the Krabby Patty formula. And the reason? He wanted to rule the "fast-food empire" by a magical book, that can actually create anything he want...

Why he don't just wish for lots of money, or a giant mansion, or the talent to invent his own formula and leave SpongeBob alone?!

Who the hell is Burger Beard? - LordDovahkiin

Watch the new SpongeBob movie

30 Guy in the Shower (Tom Kenny)

He appears in "Suds" and "Neptune's Spatula".

31 Lord Royal Highness

"They popped the world's oldest bubble! GET THOSE BUBBLE POPPERS! " - LordDovahkiin

32 Patrick's Pickle

He was in mermaid man and barnacle boy 3 or 4

33 Sea Bear

I hated the sea bear he was horrid to poor old squidward in sea bear attack

I hate the Sea bear! He was so mean to poor squidward.

I do feel bad for Squidward.

34 Purple Doctorfish
35 Angry Jack

SpongeBob : You are not really angry!
I'm really ANGRY!
Blistering fury!

36 Flatts the Flounder

"i'm going to kick your butt." I love that episode

That episode is so funny.

It's butt-kicking time!

€I like kicking people’s butts.” - TopTenX

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37 The Power Within Guy

From "ghost host" on the video that SpongeBob shows the Dutchman

Best character ever. Best quote ever.

I love him. The power within!

How could no one vote for this weird guy? "The power withiiin!...Yeah! "

38 Realistic Fish Head

I love this news anchor

Drop on the Deck and plop like a Fish. - PatrickStar3

39 Dirty Bubble Dirty Bubble

The episode where barnicle boy turns bad is hilarious! But my favourite quote was when barnicle boy got to choose three things

Manray: World domination!

Dirty bubble: make him eat dirt!

40 Potty the Parrot

I WAS GOING TO WRITE THIS ONE! Poop.

He/she is voiced by Stephen Hillenburg in the early seasons and Peter Tibbitt in the newer seasons.

41 Sea Rhinoceros
42 SpongeBob RoundPants

Um, this is just SpongeBob in a different outfit.

43 Dr. Gill Gilliam

He solved the mad snails disease case

44 Santa Claus

He appeared in Christmas who?

That is not a SpongeBob character...

45 Mary The Snail

She broke up with gary

46 Alaskan Bullworm

His only line was ouch

OUCH. - LordDovahkiin

47 Painty The Pirate

Are you ready kids?

He also appears in Your shoe's untied when SpongeBob went around asking everyone if they could show him how to tie his shoes

He appeared at the start of the SpongeBob theme song

Arr you ready Kids. - PatrickStar3

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48 Smitty Werben Jager Man Jensen

"He was number one! "

Remember licking doorknobs on other planets is illegal

He was number one

HE WAS NUMBER ONE! - LordDovahkiin

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49 David Hasselhoff David Hasselhoff

He appeared in the first movie

He is a man in no unifrom

He’s better than all the new characters in the Sponge out of Water movie

50 Used Napkin

This made me giggle! "What Happened to the paper that fell in the ocean? SpongeBob: I don't know what happened to the paper that fell in the ocean? "It was all.. washed up! (Crowd shows up and giggles)

I want more of used napkin!

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