History Characters / TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy

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* BreakoutCharacter: Introduced as part of the old horror icons alongside Frankenstein's bride and the Wolfman. But thanks to Phil hitting the role so enthusiastically, he made more appearances, completely eclipsing the Bride and Wolfman, even having a [[spoiler: family connection to Irwin]]. He was even used for part of Cartoon Network's live action Halloween promos via a puppet.

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* BreakoutCharacter: Introduced as part of the old horror icons alongside Frankenstein's bride and the Wolfman.Wolfman in "Home of the Ancients". But thanks to Phil hitting the role so enthusiastically, he made more appearances, completely eclipsing the Bride and Wolfman, even having a [[spoiler: family connection to Irwin]]. He was even used for part of Cartoon Network's live action Halloween promos via a puppet.



* DisappearedDad: To [[spoiler: Irwin's dad.]]

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* DisappearedDad: To [[spoiler: He is Irwin's dad.]]grandfather and is inferred to have left the family when his son Dick was young.]]
* EatsBabies: Cooks and devours the young of a giant scorpion monster in "Fear and Loathing in Endsville", much to their mother's horror.



%%* GrumpyOldMan
%%* {{Jerkass}}
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: On occasion, such as sucking poison out of Grim or giving Irwin advice on accepting his monster heritage.
%%* JerkWithAHeartOfJerk

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%%* GrumpyOldMan
%%* {{Jerkass}}
* GrumpyOldMan: He's elderly and has a crotchety attitude.
* {{Jerkass}}: When the aforementioned scorpion monster expresses her shock at seeing him eat her children, his response wasn't very tactful.
-->'''Scorpion Monster''': My babies!
-->'''Dracula''': Well, maybe if you didn't make your babies so delicious, Dracula wouldn't have to eat them!
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: On occasion, occasion proves to be capable of compassion despite his rude ways, such as sucking poison out of Grim or giving Irwin advice on accepting his monster heritage.
%%* JerkWithAHeartOfJerk
heritage.



* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Redd Foxx.

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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: His voice and mannerisms are based on Redd Foxx.



* PsychopathicManchild: Is he ever.
%%* ScrewPolitenessImASenior

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* PsychopathicManchild: Is he ever.
%%* ScrewPolitenessImASenior
He's a vampire who often acts immature.
* ScrewPolitenessImASenior: He quite often uses his age as an excuse for his actions.



* ThirdPersonPerson: called himself "Dracula" often.

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* ThirdPersonPerson: called He referred to himself as "Dracula" often.



* AffectionateParody: Of Harry Potter. Unlike Harry, who is relatively humble and fairly skilled as a wizard, Nigel has an enormous ego and is completely hopeless at magic. [[spoiler: He's eventually revealed to have close to no potential as a wizard at all.]]
* ArchNemesis: Lord Moldybutt [[spoiler: WOULD be this except for that he's a real estate agent]].

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* AffectionateParody: Of Harry Potter.Franchise/HarryPotter. Unlike Harry, who is relatively humble and fairly skilled as a wizard, Nigel has an enormous ego and is completely hopeless at magic. [[spoiler: He's eventually revealed to have close to no potential as a wizard at all.]]
* ArchNemesis: Lord Moldybutt [[spoiler: WOULD be this his mortal foe except for that he's a real estate agent]].



* HopelessSuitor: Towards Mandy and, after hitting puberty, Herfefiny Heferfefer.

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* HopelessSuitor: Towards He tries to unsuccessfully woo Mandy and, after hitting puberty, Herfefiny Heferfefer.



* ScarsAreForever. Lord Moldybutt gave him a scar when he was a child. [[spoiler: It later turns out to be a pen mark that can be easily rubbed off.]]

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* ScarsAreForever. ScarsAreForever: Lord Moldybutt gave him a scar when he was a child. [[spoiler: It later turns out to be a pen mark that can be easily rubbed off.]]



[[folder:Lord Moldybutt]]

->Voiced by: John Kassir

A creepy man who's after Nigel Planter, [[spoiler:but only to inform him of his future as the head of a peanut conglomerate]].
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* {{Expy}}: A blatant pastiche of Voldemort from the ''Harry Potter'' books.
* RealAfterAll: "Nigel Planter and the Chamber Pot of Secrets" ended with Lord Moldybutt at first appearing to really be a disguised Dean Toadblatt, but the very end of the episode shows that he actually does exist.
* TheScottishTrope: Saying his name causes objects to break. [[ButtMonkey Not even Moldybutt himself is immune to this]].
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* DeadpanSnarker: A very LOUD one, too.

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* DeadpanSnarker: A very LOUD one, snarker, too.



* PunctuatedForEmphasis: "IMPORTANT! COMMERCIAL! MESSAGE!!!"

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* PunctuatedForEmphasis: He has a tendency to punctuate his words to hammer in his point. "IMPORTANT! COMMERCIAL! MESSAGE!!!"



%%* TheStoryteller
* SuddenlyShouting: His specialty.

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%%* TheStoryteller
* TheStoryteller: He's often seen as some kind of narrator to the episodes featuring him.
* SuddenlyShouting: His specialty.specialty is to raise his voice without warning.
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%%* BareYourMidriff
* BigBad: Of just about every episode she plays a major part in.

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%%* BareYourMidriff
* BareYourMidriff: Her attire leaves her navel uncovered.
* BigBad: Of just about every episode she plays a major part in.in, she is the main villain.



* EvilBrit: She has a British accent and is one of the show's main antagonists.



* RealityWarper: Comes with the territory of being an evil chaos goddess.

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* RealityWarper: Comes The ability to alter reality and make impossible things happen comes with the territory of being an evil chaos goddess.



* WomanInWhite: Wears a completely white toga.

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* WomanInWhite: Wears a completely white toga.toga and is one of the most prominent characters in the series.



* BigBad: Of the first movie (interviews with Maxwell stated that ''[[Film/StarTrekIITheWrathOfKhan Wrath of Khan]]'' was what inspired him to use him since he appeared in only one episode). He was also indirectly responsible for the events in the second one.
* FauxAffablyEvil
* HumiliationConga: [[spoiler:What happens to him in the climax of the first film. It is so too much for him that the epilogue states that he got completely traumatized for life.]]

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* BigBad: Of He is the first movie main villain in ''Billy and Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure'' (interviews with Maxwell stated that ''[[Film/StarTrekIITheWrathOfKhan Wrath of Khan]]'' was what inspired him to use him since he appeared in only one episode). He was also indirectly responsible for the events in ''Wrath of the second one.
Spider Queen''.
* FauxAffablyEvil
FauxAffablyEvil: He often acts warm and friendly, but is really nothing more than an egotistical jerk and bully.
* HumiliationConga: [[spoiler:What happens to him in the [[spoiler:The climax of the first film.''Billy and Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure'' has him suffer a string of humiliating misfortunes, capped off with [[UrineTrouble a dog peeing on him]]. It is so too much for him that the epilogue states that he got completely traumatized for life.]]



* LeanAndMean
* {{Pirate}}: His motif in the first movie.
%%* TheRival: To Grim.
%%* SmugSnake
* VillainousBreakdown: After the [[spoiler:aforementioned HumiliationConga.]]

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* LeanAndMean
LeanAndMean: He's skinny and really unpleasant.
* {{Pirate}}: His motif He dresses as a pirate in the first movie.
%%*
''Billy and Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure''.
*
TheRival: To He has a rivalry with Grim.
%%* SmugSnake
* SinisterSchnoz: He has a big pointy nose and is one of the bad guys.
* SmugSnake: He's self-absorbed and thinks he's better than everyone else.
* VillainousBreakdown: After the [[spoiler:aforementioned HumiliationConga.HumiliationConga, he's so shaken that he lives in fear for the rest of his life.]]



* BeneathTheEarth: Lives in the Earth's core.

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* BeneathTheEarth: Lives He lives in the Earth's core.



* GoodParents: He's this to Junior.
* HappilyMarried: With Aunt Sis.
* IJustWantToHaveFriends: PlayedForLaughs thanks to his mental immaturity, melodramatic behaviour and social ineptitude.
* InterspeciesRomance: With Billy's Aunt Sis.

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* EvilBrit: He's a dark supernatural being who has a British accent. It helps that both of his voice actors were British.
* GoodParents: He's this He does his best to be a good father to Junior.
* HappilyMarried: With He ends up marrying Aunt Sis.Sis and having a son with her.
* IJustWantToHaveFriends: His longing for friendship is PlayedForLaughs thanks to his mental immaturity, melodramatic behaviour and social ineptitude.
* InterspeciesRomance: With Billy's Aunt Sis.Sis, since he's a supernatural being and she's a human.



* ShoutOut: To a Mesopotamian deity of the same name.

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* ShoutOut: To He is a reference to a Mesopotamian deity of the same name.



* {{Yandere}}: Like father, like son.

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* {{Yandere}}: Like father, like son.He is not good with rejection.



->Voiced by: Debi Derryberry

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->Voiced by: Debi Derryberry
Creator/DebiDerryberry



* CheshireCatGrin: And how!
* CombatTentacles: He's Nergal's son afterall.

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* CheshireCatGrin: And how!
He often has a creepy-looking and mischievous grin.
* CombatTentacles: He's Nergal's son afterall.after all, so of course he'd inherit being able to sprout tentacles.



* VoluntaryShapeshifting

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* VoluntaryShapeshiftingVoluntaryShapeshifting: He can change into different people.



* GiantSpider: The size of a man.

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* GiantSpider: The He's a spider the size of a man.



* AlliterativeName

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* AlliterativeNameAlliterativeName: His first and last name both being with the letter F.



* CloudCuckooLander: Is primarily fond of nachos and spelling his own name "real good".

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* CloudCuckooLander: {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Is primarily fond of nachos and spelling his own name "real good".



* DubNameChange: To Fredogodofredo in the Latin American dub.

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* DubNameChange: To He is named Fredogodofredo in the Latin American dub.



%%* ThePollyanna

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%%* ThePollyanna* ThePollyanna: He has a positive and cheerful outlook on life regardless of what happens to him.



* ThoseTwoGuys: With Jeff the spider in Underfist.
* TrademarkFavoriteFood: Nachos and frozen yogurt, yes!
* VerbalTic: "Yes!"

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* ThoseTwoGuys: With He is paired with Jeff the spider in Underfist.
* TrademarkFavoriteFood: Nachos He really likes to eat nachos and frozen yogurt, yes!
* VerbalTic: Has a tendency to say "Yes!"



* BigBad: Of the first Halloween special.

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* BigBad: Of He is the first Halloween special.main villain in "Billy and Mandy's Jacked-Up Halloween".



* EvilLaugh

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* EvilLaughEvilLaugh: Has an evil laugh that he often makes while pulling pranks.



* {{Jerkass}}: He is a trickster, playing pranks and tricks for amusement. He was also shown using it to get what he wanted, such as when he tricked Grim into giving him immortality.

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* {{Jerkass}}: He is a trickster, playing pranks and tricks for amusement.amusement without caring who gets hurt in the process. He was also shown using it to get what he wanted, such as when he tricked Grim into giving him immortality.



* OffWithHisHead: Via Grim
* ThePrankster: Of the evil variety.

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* OffWithHisHead: Via Grim
Grim decapitated him after granting him eternal life.
* ThePrankster: Of the evil variety. He pulls pranks maliciously.



* WhoWantsToLiveForever: "Three hundred and sixty-four days a year, I can't even go the the ding-dong grocery store to buy pudding. And do you know why?" Of course it's not so much living forever then "living forever with a pumpkin for a head".

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* WhoWantsToLiveForever: "Three hundred and sixty-four days a year, I can't even go the the ding-dong grocery store to buy pudding. And do you know why?" Of course it's not so much living forever then than "living forever with a pumpkin for a head".



* {{Expy}}: The titlecard of his episode, combined with his method of operation and his penchant for singing makes him a clear one to [[Theatre/LittleShopOfHorrors Audrey II]]. The Theatre version to be precise.

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* {{Expy}}: The titlecard title card of his episode, combined with his method of operation and his penchant for singing makes him a clear one to [[Theatre/LittleShopOfHorrors Audrey II]]. The Theatre version to be precise.



* FinalBoss: Returns as this in the story mode of the Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy game. Complete with his VillainSong.

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* FinalBoss: Returns as this the last boss faced in the story mode of the Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy video game. Complete with his VillainSong.



* VillainSong: [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2X09YmQ2wLE "Brains"]]. From his entire entrance in fact, all of his dialogue are lyrics of the song. It isn't until at the very end that he speaks outside of singing.

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* VillainSong: He sings [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2X09YmQ2wLE "Brains"]]. From his entire entrance in fact, all of his dialogue are lyrics of the song. It isn't until at the very end that he speaks outside of singing.
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* KiddieKid: The most stereotypically childish of the child characters. He likes cute things and often cries like a baby when things go bad for him.



* DubNameChange: To Valente in the latin american dub.

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* DubNameChange: To He is called Valente in the latin american dub.



* JerkAss: To most kids, but primarily to Billy, Irwin and Pud'n.

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* JerkAss: To {{Jerkass}}: He's very mean to most kids, but primarily to Billy, Irwin and Pud'n.



->Voiced by: Creator/GreyDeLisle

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->Voiced by: Creator/GreyDeLisle
Music/GreyDeLisle



* GagNose: It's the same size as Billy's and Harold's noses.
* HappilyMarried: To Nergal.

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* GagNose: It's the same size Her nose is as big as Billy's and Harold's noses.
* HappilyMarried: To Nergal.She ends up marrying Nergal and having a son with him.



* BlackAndNerdy: Like his son
* BlackBestFriend: To Harold
* {{Dhampyr}}: As Dracula is his father, he's half-vampire

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* BlackAndNerdy: Like his son
son, he's a black geek.
* BlackBestFriend: To Harold
He is black and Harold's best friend, [[GenerationXerox much like the relationship between their own sons]].
* BoyMeetsGhoul: He married and had a child with an undead mummy.
* {{Dhampyr}}: As Dracula is his father, he's half-vampirehalf-vampire.



* ILoveTheDead: He married and had a child with an undead mummy.



* CoolOldLady: Unlike many of the adults on the show.
* CurbstompBattle: Delivered one of these to Principal Goodbling.

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* CoolOldLady: Unlike many of the adults on the show.
show, she's more competent.
* CurbstompBattle: Delivered one of these a one-sided beating to Principal Goodbling.



* IWasQuiteTheLooker
* ThirdPersonPerson: Occasionally.

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* IWasQuiteTheLooker
IWasQuiteTheLooker: She was much prettier and attractive in her younger years.
* ThirdPersonPerson: Occasionally.She occasionally addresses herself as "Grandmama".



* FourEyesZeroSoul: wears a pair of glasses and is a selfish callous person.

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* FourEyesZeroSoul: She wears a pair of glasses and is a selfish selfish, callous person.



* AlphaBitch: Gave off this vibe in her debut episode.
* AlwaysChaoticEvil: The only person who's more chaotic than her is Billy, and the only person more evil than her is Mandy.

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* AlphaBitch: Gave off this the vibe of being stuck-up and rude in her debut episode.
* AlwaysChaoticEvil: The only person who's more chaotic than her is Billy, and the only person more evil than her is Mandy.
episode.
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* {{Yandere}}: When he got the scythe his first thought was to use it to brainwash Mandy and go on a forced date.

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* {{Yandere}}: When he got the scythe in "Scythe for Sale", his first thought was to use it to brainwash Mandy and go on a forced date.



* NoodleIncident: Apparently, Gladys has had some sort of...[[GettingCrapPastTheRadar less than wholesome liaison]] with [[InterspeciesRomance Sasquatch]], which is referenced in an episode wherein Billy grows a whole lot of hair and Gladys mistakes him for Sasquatch. [[spoiler:Though given this strange little "hobby" her husband has, it's possible that it was actually him in disguise]].

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* NoodleIncident: Apparently, Gladys has had some sort of...[[GettingCrapPastTheRadar less than wholesome liaison]] with [[InterspeciesRomance Sasquatch]], which is referenced in an episode "Bearded Billy", wherein Billy grows a whole lot of hair and Gladys mistakes him for Sasquatch. [[spoiler:Though given this strange little "hobby" that "Here Thar Be Dwarves" had a flashback of her husband has, dressing as Sasquatch and kidnapping their son while on a picnic, it's possible that it was actually him Harold in disguise]].



%%* SuperOCD
* TwitchyEye: She has this whenever something goes wrong or the supernatural happens.

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%%* SuperOCD
* SuperOCD: She goes nuts when things are out of order or untidy.
* TwitchyEye: She has this Her eye twitches whenever something goes wrong or the supernatural happens.



->Voiced by: Creator/DeeBradleyBaker (Phillip), Vanessa Marshall (Claire)

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->Voiced by: Creator/DeeBradleyBaker (Phillip), Vanessa Marshall Creator/VanessaMarshall (Claire)



* BigBrotherMentor: Acts as a rather half-assed one to Billy in a few episodes, and Irwin in others.

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* BigBrotherMentor: Acts as a rather half-assed one mentor and big brother figure to Billy in a few episodes, and Irwin in others.



* DatingCatwoman: His relationship with Eris.

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* DatingCatwoman: His relationship with Eris.Eris, given that he hunts supernatural creatures and she is the Goddess of Chaos.



* {{Expy}}: Of [[Film/EscapeFromNewYork Snake Plissken]] and [[Franchise/EvilDead Ash]] at the same time!

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* {{Expy}}: Of He's based on [[Film/EscapeFromNewYork Snake Plissken]] and [[Franchise/EvilDead Ash]] at the same time!Ash]].



* {{Narcissist}}: He's pretty self absorbed, to the point where his debut has him trying to justify a reason for a random street vendor to give him a free hot dog.

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* {{Narcissist}}: He's pretty self absorbed, self-absorbed, to the point where his debut has him trying to justify a reason for a random street vendor to give him a free hot dog.



* PermaStubble: Pretty much a given, considering who he's based on.

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* PermaStubble: Pretty much a given, given that he'd always have a five-o'clock shadow, considering who he's based on.



* TheStoic: Most of the time.

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* TheStoic: Most of the time.time, he's serious and unemotional.



* TookALevelInDumbass: He was never particularly smart, but ''Underfist'' takes it a step further.

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* TookALevelInDumbass: He was never particularly smart, but ''Underfist'' takes it his lack of intelligence a step further.



* VanHelsingHateCrimes: He's a spectral exterminator, hunting monsters for a living. The problem being that not all of them are ''bad''; [[DontFearTheReaper Grim]], for instance. He even took out a bunch of ''lawyers'' because he said they weren't human. Even after he retired from his profession, he still holds some prejudices towards monsters. In ''Underfist'', he refuses to let Jeff and Fred Fredburger come with him to the Underworld because he doesn't work with monsters (or "[[HypocriticalHumor one-eyed weirdos]]", in Skarr's case). He also hesitates in joining Underfist because of this. [[spoiler:There's also his fights with Irwin, and the fact he tried to ''kill'' Irwin once he found out he was a vampire ''and'' a mummy.]]

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* VanHelsingHateCrimes: He's a spectral exterminator, hunting monsters for a living. The problem being that not all of them are ''bad''; [[DontFearTheReaper Grim]], for instance. He even took out a bunch of ''lawyers'' because [[EvilLawyerJoke he said they weren't human.human]]. Even after he retired from his profession, he still holds some prejudices towards monsters. In ''Underfist'', he refuses to let Jeff and Fred Fredburger come with him to the Underworld because he doesn't work with monsters (or "[[HypocriticalHumor one-eyed weirdos]]", in Skarr's case). He also hesitates in joining Underfist because of this. [[spoiler:There's also his fights with Irwin, and the fact he tried to ''kill'' Irwin once he found out he was a vampire ''and'' a mummy.]]



* TheWorfEffect: Very present throughout ''Underfist''.

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* TheWorfEffect: Very present throughout ''Underfist''.''Underfist'', where he keeps getting his ass kicked in spite of all the previous times he's proved to be able to hold his own against any manner of supernatural creature.



%%* AntiHero: In "Underfist". (Type V in fact)
* BadassBeard: In "Underfist".
* BaldOfEvil: As a parody of a paramilitary general. And he doesn't mind it, he cared more about his bald chest.

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%%* * AntiHero: In "Underfist". (Type V "Underfist", he is the Unscrupulous Hero. He does join the others in fact)
forming the titular team, but is still not completely a good guy.
* BadassBeard: In "Underfist".
"Underfist", he has a beard.
* BaldOfEvil: As a parody of a paramilitary general.general, he has no hair on his head. And he doesn't mind it, he cared more about his bald chest.



* ButtMonkey: Too much to take seriously, yet too mean to really pity.
* DubNameChange: General Ernecio in the Latin American dub.
* FakeDefector: Does this towards Bun-Bun in ''Underfist''.

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* ButtMonkey: Too much He suffers too many misfortunes to take seriously, yet he's too mean to really pity.
* DubNameChange: He is named General Ernecio in the Latin American dub.
* FakeDefector: Does this towards Pretends to betray the other heroes and side with Bun-Bun in ''Underfist''.



* MeaningfulName: He has a scar on one of his eyes
* TheNeidermeyer/TheStarscream: Was like this back when he worked for Hector Con Carne. He [[ExploitedTrope exploited the trope]] in ''Underfist''.

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* MeaningfulName: He has a scar on one of his eyes
eyes.
* TheNeidermeyer/TheStarscream: Was like this an unstable and disloyal subordinate back when he worked for Hector Con Carne. He [[ExploitedTrope exploited the trope]] in ''Underfist''.



* BrattyHalfPint: Falls right into this category.

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* BrattyHalfPint: Falls right into this category.She's definitely a rude and insufferable kid.



* GenkiGirl: A rare evil variant.

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* GenkiGirl: A rare evil variant.variant of a girl who's hyper.



* PopularIsDumb: "But as beautiful and popular as I am, I bet there are some people who've never even heard of me: [[ArtisticLicenseGeography people in countries like Paris or Toronto, or in cities like Africa]]."

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* PopularIsDumb: "But Demonstrated in "Wishbones".
-->'''Mindy''': But
as beautiful and popular as I am, I bet there are some people who've never even heard of me: [[ArtisticLicenseGeography people in countries like Paris or Toronto, or in cities like Africa]]."



* TheRival: For Mandy, at least.

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* TheRival: For Mandy, at least.She is frequently a rival to Mandy



* TookALevelInBadass: Twice in a row; in both "Wrath of the Spider Queen" and "Underfist".

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* TookALevelInBadass: Twice in a row; row she's become more competent and dangerous; in both "Wrath of the Spider Queen" and "Underfist".



* VillainSong: "Trick-or-Treater Eaters" in "Underfist".

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* VillainSong: She sings "Trick-or-Treater Eaters" in "Underfist".



%%* ButtMonkey

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%%* ButtMonkey* ButtMonkey: It's very common for him to get hurt or humiliated.



* DubNameChange: to Pecas in the latin american dub.

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* DubNameChange: His name is changed to Pecas in the latin american dub.
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* RedOniBlueOni: The impulsive and emotional to Mandy's responsible and stoic.

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* RedOniBlueOni: The He's the red oni to Mandy's blue oni. He is impulsive and emotional to while Mandy's responsible and stoic.



->Voiced by: GreyDeLisle

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->Voiced by: GreyDeLisleMusic/GreyDeLisle



* RedOniBlueOni: The blue to Billy's red.

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* RedOniBlueOni: The She's the blue oni to Billy's red.red oni. She is stoic and responsible while Billy is impulsive and emotional.



* SugarAndIcePersonality: She is actually shown to be somewhat caring and even passionate in some episodes.

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* SugarAndIcePersonality: She is actually shown to be somewhat caring and even passionate in some episodes.episodes despite usually coming off as cold and uncaring.



* TinyTyrannicalGirl: In fact, almost everyone in the show is afraid of her.

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* TinyTyrannicalGirl: She's a little girl who doesn't take guff from anyone. In fact, almost everyone in the show is afraid of her.



* VillainProtagonist: When you make the personification of death look like a nice guy in comparison...

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* VillainProtagonist: When you make She's one of the main characters and is so evil that she makes the personification of death look like a nice guy in comparison...comparison.



->Voiced by: Vanessa Marshall

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->Voiced by: Vanessa Marshall
Creator/VanessaMarshall



* AbhorrentAdmirer: Towards Mandy. All of the occasions of her reciprocating his feelings were either due to magical influence or [[DudeShesLikeInAComa being unconscious]].

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Towards Mandy.Mandy can't stand his crush on her. All of the occasions of her reciprocating his feelings were either due to magical influence or [[DudeShesLikeInAComa being unconscious]].



* {{Adorkable}}: He's a nerdy boy who desperately tries to look cool and he also comes off as TheWoobie due to his relentless suffering.
* BlackAndNerdy: Though he's not that smart.
* BlackBestFriend: To Billy.

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* {{Adorkable}}: He's a nerdy boy who desperately tries to look cool and he also comes off as TheWoobie sympathetic due to his relentless suffering.
* BlackAndNerdy: Though he's not that smart.
smart, he's black and has geeky interests and pastimes.
* BlackBestFriend: To Billy.He's black and Billy's closest friend aside from Mandy.



* TheChewToy: He is pretty much the [[WesternAnimation/SouthPark Kenny]] variant of this show.

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* TheChewToy: He is pretty much the [[WesternAnimation/SouthPark Kenny]] variant of this show.show, as some episodes ended with him getting killed, yet he still comes back for more abuse.



* DoggedNiceGuy: To Mandy.

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* DoggedNiceGuy: To Mandy. She ''never'' reciprocates his affections, no matter what he does.



* FourTemperamentEnsemble: The Phlegmatic

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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: The PhlegmaticPhlegmatic. He's a nice guy for the most part and doesn't usually seem to be aware of Mandy's faults.



* JerkassBall: He can even be the villain of an episode if the situation calls for it.

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* JerkassBall: He can even be Some episodes have him become really mean when the villain of an episode if the situation plot calls for it.



* RedEyesTakeWarning: [[spoiler:In ''Underfist''. And that's when [[BigBad Bun-Bun]] realized he was [[OhCrap screwed]].]]
* StalkerShrine: In the Halloween special, it is shown that he has one where hundreds of Mandy's eyes glare at him. It is one of the most disturbing things in the special.
* StalkerWithACrush: To Mandy.

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* RedEyesTakeWarning: [[spoiler:In [[spoiler:His eyes glow red near the end in ''Underfist''. And that's when [[BigBad Bun-Bun]] realized he was [[OhCrap screwed]].]]
* StalkerShrine: In the Halloween special, it is shown that he has one a shrine where hundreds of Mandy's eyes glare at him. It is one of the most disturbing things in the special.
* StalkerWithACrush: To Mandy. He's hopelessly in love with her and doesn't let anything stop him from following her around and trying to get close to her.



* TookALevelInBadass: In ''Underfist''.

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* TookALevelInBadass: In ''Underfist''.''Underfist'', he becomes more competent and is no longer a ButtMonkey.



* {{Autocannibalism}}: In one episode, while picking his nose, he pulled his own brain out through his nose and proceeded to eat it.

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* {{Autocannibalism}}: In one episode, "Super Zero", while picking his nose, he pulled his own brain out through his nose and proceeded to eat it.



* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: A former Navy SEAL.

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* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: A former Navy SEAL.SEAL, according to "Dream Mutt".



* FatIdiot: He's not a stupid as his son, but he's close.

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* FatIdiot: He's obese and while not a stupid as his son, but he's close.



* HappilyMarried: To Gladys.

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* HappilyMarried: To Gladys.He and Gladys are clearly happy together.



* NoodleIncident: He once [[spoiler:dressed up like Sasquatch, kidnapped Billy and did something to him that left him with "emotional scars"]]. This might explain why [[spoiler:his wife thinks she's had an affair with Sasquatch]] too.

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* NeverLearnedToRead: Admits to being illiterate in "Billy Idiot".
* NoodleIncident: He It is shown in "Here Thar Be Dwarves" that he once [[spoiler:dressed up like Sasquatch, kidnapped Billy and did something to him that left him with "emotional scars"]]. This might explain why [[spoiler:his wife thinks she's had an affair with Sasquatch]] too.



* RedOniBlueOni: The blue to Gladys' red.
* StrongFamilyResemblance: He's an older, fatter Billy with a pompadour.

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* RedOniBlueOni: The He's the blue oni (more reasonable and grounded) to Gladys' red.
red (prone to irrational fits).
* StrongFamilyResemblance: He's an older, fatter Billy with a pompadour. A flashback in "Billy Idiot" shows that he also bears a resemblance to his own father.



* FieryRedhead: She can even make Grim run away in terror.
* HappilyMarried: To Harold.

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* FieryRedhead: She has red hair and when angered can even make Grim run away in terror.
* HappilyMarried: To Harold.She and Harold are happy together.



%%* ProperlyParanoid
* RedOniBlueOni: The red to Harold's blue.

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%%* ProperlyParanoid
* ProperlyParanoid: With all the dangerous things that happen when they're together, it's no wonder she worries about her son being with Grim.
* RedOniBlueOni: The red oni to Harold's blue.blue oni. She's often more emotional and hot-blooded than her husband.
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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: The Sanguine

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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: The SanguineSanguine. He's often overly optimistic, good-natured, and will frequently help people that he knows are having problems.



* IronButtmonkey: To the point that he could be considered TheChewToy of the show.
* JerkassBall: As with Mandy, Billy has his moments too.

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* IronButtmonkey: To Suffers a lot of horrific injuries he somehow recovers from to the point that he could be considered TheChewToy of the show.
* JerkassBall: As with Mandy, Billy has his moments of being insensitive and rude, too.



* LackOfEmpathy: Especially apparent when interacting with his "son", Jeff.

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* LackOfEmpathy: Especially apparent when interacting with his "son", Jeff.Jeff, not noticing or caring that Jeff loves him and only wants his love to be reciprocated.



* OddFriendship: His two closest friends are an obscenely dark and anarchistic girl and the humanoid personification of death.

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* OddFriendship: His He's a complete moron whose two closest friends are an obscenely dark and anarchistic girl and the humanoid personification of death.



* PinkGirlBlueBoy: The blue boy to Mandy's pink girl.

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* PinkGirlBlueBoy: The blue boy to Mandy's pink girl. He wears blue jeans and a shirt with a blue stripe on it, while Mandy wears a pink dress.



* RedOniBlueOni: The red to Mandy's blue.
* ScreamsLikeALittleGirl

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* RedOniBlueOni: The red impulsive and emotional to Mandy's blue.
responsible and stoic.
* ScreamsLikeALittleGirlScreamsLikeALittleGirl: His screams sound girly.



* SimplemindedWisdom: He does this more often than he should, making you second guess his stupidity.

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* SimplemindedWisdom: SimpleMindedWisdom: He does makes intelligent observations this more often than he should, making you second guess his stupidity.



* StrongFamilyResemblance: To his dad.
* TokenGoodTeammate: Compared to Grim and Mandy at least which admittedly doesn't say much.

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* StrongFamilyResemblance: To He looks a lot like his dad.
father and grandfather.
* TokenGoodTeammate: Compared He's the nicest of the trio when compared to Grim and Mandy at least least, which admittedly doesn't say much.



* WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes: Hates spiders with a passion, which creates some rift between him and his spider-baby Jeff.

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* WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes: Hates spiders with a passion, which creates some rift between him and Jeff, a spider who sees Billy as his spider-baby Jeff.father due to hatching his egg.



* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: She falls in LoveAtFirstSight with a goth artist boy who Billy befriends in one episode. Her reaction is surprisingly adorable. The revelation that he's a poser makes her immediately lose interest in him.
* AmoralAttorney: Her Halloween costume in one episode.

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* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: She falls in LoveAtFirstSight with a goth artist boy who Billy befriends in one episode."Crushed". Her reaction is surprisingly adorable. The revelation that he's a poser makes her immediately lose interest in him.
* AmoralAttorney: Her Halloween costume in one episode."Grim or Gregory?" was a lawyer with monster hands for "rending human flesh".



* BigBad: Of The Grim Adventures Of The Kids Next Door.
* BigOlEyebrows: Has two big ones that cover her entire face.

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* BigBad: Of The She's the main antagonist in ''The Grim Adventures Of The Kids Next Door.
Door''.
* BigOlEyebrows: Has two big ones that cover her entire face.large eyebrows.



* DeadpanSnarker: Definitely.
* DeathGlare: She has a constant one which intimidates anyone.

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* DeadpanSnarker: Definitely.
She quite often makes snide remarks about everyone else.
* DeathGlare: She has a constant one glare which intimidates anyone.



* EvilHero: PlayedStraight.

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* EvilHero: PlayedStraight. She's one of the main characters and fights against evil, but she herself is far from being a straight hero.



* FourTemperamentEnsemble: The Choleric

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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: The CholericCholeric. She's task-focused, harsh, and ill-tempered.



** In a certain episode, a [[BrainFood brain-eating]] [[EldritchAbomination alien monster]] with a [[Music/{{Voltaire}} familiar singing voice]] has been spending the whole episode being fed by Billy. When Mandy confronts it, it sucks out her brain.... it painfully dies off and its aura immediately changes to resemble Mandy. Her only explanation is that her brain and mind were[[TooSpicyForYogSothoth too "spicy".]]
** Likewise she does this to the "Delightful Reaper" in the KND crossover when she realizes it was too powerful for Kids Next Door's weaponry and ''willingly'' let it assimilate her. Like in the above example, her will takes over the countless others that made up th Delightful Reaper and it takes on her appearance.

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** In a certain episode, "Little Rock of Horror", a [[BrainFood brain-eating]] [[EldritchAbomination alien monster]] with a [[Music/{{Voltaire}} familiar singing voice]] has been spending the whole episode being fed by Billy. When Mandy confronts it, it sucks out her brain.... it painfully dies off and its aura immediately changes to resemble Mandy. Her only explanation is that her brain and mind were[[TooSpicyForYogSothoth too "spicy".]]
** Likewise she does this to the "Delightful Reaper" in the KND crossover when she realizes it was too powerful for Kids Next Door's weaponry and ''willingly'' let it assimilate her. Like in the above example, her will takes over the countless others that made up th the Delightful Reaper and it takes on her appearance.



* HornedHairdo: Making her look fittingly demonic given her demonic personality.

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* HornedHairdo: Making Her hairdo is shaped like a pair of horns, making her look fittingly demonic given her demonic personality.



* KickTheSonOfABitch: Whenever she torments [[AlphaBitch Mindy]] or [[BarbaricBully Sperg]].

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* KickTheSonOfABitch: Whenever she torments [[AlphaBitch Mindy]] or [[BarbaricBully Sperg]].Sperg]], the harshness of her actions are usually offset by how rude they were being.



* TheNoseless: But she does have nostrils.

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* TheNoseless: But She has no nose, but she does have nostrils.



* OnlySaneWoman: Trades roles with Grim, depending on the episode.

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* OnlySaneWoman: Trades roles with Grim, Grim as the most reasonable and rational of the group, depending on the episode.



* PinkGirlBlueBoy: The pink girl to Billy's blue boy.

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* PinkGirlBlueBoy: The pink girl to Billy's blue boy. She wears a pink dress, while Billy wears blue jeans and a shirt with a blue stripe.
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* AntiHero: He's this only when a greater evil threatens the world or Billy and Mandy.

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* AntiHero: He's this an anti-hero only when a greater evil threatens the world or Billy and Mandy.



* BadlyBatteredBabysitter: His general function in the show.

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* BadlyBatteredBabysitter: His general function in the show.show is to suffer from having to look after Billy and Mandy.



* ButtMonkey: A lot less than Billy, but he has his moments when he's near Mandy or a rival.
* CantStandThemCantLiveWithoutThem: On several occasions when he is given the opportunity to be free of Billy and Mandy.

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* ButtMonkey: A lot less than Billy, but he has his moments of humiliation when he's near Mandy or a rival.
* CantStandThemCantLiveWithoutThem: On several occasions when he is given the opportunity to be free of Billy and Mandy.Mandy, he finds being without them even worse than being stuck with them.



* DarkIsNotEvil: At the very least nowhere as evil as [[VillainProtagonist Mandy]].
* DeadpanSnarker: He makes a lot of death jokes and underworld puns.
* DemBones: Grim is like this under his robes. More than once, the other two protagonists have been known to take him apart in order to carry him in a backpack or other small container.

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* DarkIsNotEvil: At He may be a skeleton in a black cloak who collects people's souls when they die, but at the very least he's nowhere as evil as [[VillainProtagonist Mandy]].
* DeadpanSnarker: He makes a lot of death jokes and underworld puns.
puns. He's also prone to making cutting remarks about Billy's idiocy.
* DemBones: Grim is like this a living skeleton under his robes. More than once, the other two protagonists have been known to take him apart in order to carry him in a backpack or other small container.



* DoesNotLikeShoes: Never shown with shoes.

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* DoesNotLikeShoes: Never He is rarely shown with wearing shoes.



* FourTemperamentEnsemble: The Melancholic
* GrumpyBear: Downplayed. He's only grumpy when he's in a bad mood. Mandy, on the other hand.
* GlowingEyesOfDoom: Several times when he gets absolutely enraged.
* TheGrimReaper: Obviously.

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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: The Melancholic
Melancholic. He's overly critical of Billy, gets angry when the two kids don't listen to him, and is often emotionally insecure.
* GrumpyBear: Downplayed. He's only grumpy when he's in a bad mood. Mandy, on the other hand.
* GlowingEyesOfDoom: Several times when he gets absolutely enraged.
enraged, his eyes glow.
* TheGrimReaper: Obviously.Obviously, he's the personification of death.



* HeelFaceTurn: After making the deal with Billy & Mandy.
* HotBlooded: Pretty often, actually.

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* HeelFaceTurn: After making the deal with Billy & Mandy.Mandy, he's more or less a good guy.
* HotBlooded: Pretty often, actually.he's shown to be quite emotional.



* HypercompetentSidekick: This the reason why Mandy wants to keep him and ditch Billy.
* HypocriticalHeartwarming: Quite a few times when it comes to Billy and Mandy. One of the best examples was in "Scythe 2.0":

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* HypercompetentSidekick: This the The reason why Mandy wants to keep him and ditch Billy.
Billy is because he's more intelligent and reasonable.
* HypocriticalHeartwarming: Quite a few times when it comes to Billy and Mandy.Mandy, he saves them from someone trying to do something to them that he only finds okay when he's doing it to them. One of the best examples was in "Scythe 2.0":



* HypocriticalHumor: He often bluntly points out how stupid Billy is. And yet, it tended to hurt his feeling when Billy called him stupid for critisizing his favourite show.

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* HypocriticalHumor: He often bluntly points out how stupid Billy is. And yet, it tended to hurt his feeling feelings when Billy called him stupid for critisizing criticizing his favourite favorite show.



* PhysicalGod: He's the Grim Reaper, after all.

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* PhysicalGod: He's the Grim Reaper, after all. all, so of course he would possess immortality and great powers.



* RealityWarper: With his scythe.

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* RealityWarper: With his scythe.scythe, he can cause all sorts of things to happen.



* ScreamsLikeALittleGirl: Depends on the episode
* ShipperOnDeck: He teasingly ships Billy and Mandy occasionally.
* SinisterScythe: Which can do just about anything...except whack the weeds in Skarr's garden.

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* ScreamsLikeALittleGirl: Depends on the episode
episode, but he'll quite often scream in a high-pitched and feminine voice when he's scared.
* ShipperOnDeck: He teasingly ships Billy and Mandy occasionally.
occasionally. In "The Bubble with Billy", he even tries to get Mandy to flirt with Billy to get him to cough up the supernatural gum he swallowed.
* SinisterScythe: Which His scythe can do just about anything...except whack the weeds in Skarr's garden.



* TallDarkAndSnarky: He is ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin.

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* TallDarkAndSnarky: He is ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin.really tall, wears a black cloak, and isn't above making snide remarks toward Billy and Mandy.



* {{Abusive Parent|s}}: To his "son", the giant spider, Jeff. (Semi-justified in that Billy is extremely stupid and has an irrational fear of spiders) Billy tries his best to squish Jeff including sending an exterminator to crush him beneath a huge cowboy boot, throwing furniture onto him, and [[CrossesTheLineTwice cutting the brake cables in his car]].

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* {{Abusive Parent|s}}: To his "son", the giant spider, Jeff. (Semi-justified in that Billy is extremely stupid and has an irrational fear of spiders) Billy tries his best to squish Jeff including sending an exterminator to crush him beneath a huge cowboy boot, throwing furniture onto him, and [[CrossesTheLineTwice cutting the brake cables in his car]].car.



* AllLovingHero: Unless you're a spider or a clown, in which case [[CrossTheLineTwice he'll try to murder you]], Billy is surprisingly adept at befriending pretty much everybody, and has succeeded in ending conflicts nonviolently several times.

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* AllLovingHero: Unless you're a spider or a clown, in which case [[CrossTheLineTwice he'll try to murder you]], you, Billy is surprisingly adept at befriending pretty much everybody, and has succeeded in ending conflicts nonviolently several times.



* AnnoyingLaugh: And how!

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* AnnoyingLaugh: And how!He quite often lets out a ridiculous-sounding laugh.



* BlackBeadEyes: One of the few characters on the show who has this eye style.
* BrattyHalfPint: He can sometimes become one.
* BumblingSidekick: While he has moments of surprising insight or competence, he generally functions as this to either Grim or Mandy.

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* BlackBeadEyes: One of the few characters on the show who has this eye style.
eyes represented as black beads.
* BrattyHalfPint: He can sometimes become one.an obnoxious pest.
* BumblingSidekick: While he has moments of surprising insight or competence, he generally functions as this a dim-witted lackey to either Grim or Mandy.



* CheerfulChild: He rarely has outbursts of rage, but when he does, this goes away really fast.

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* CheerfulChild: He rarely has outbursts of rage, but when he does, this his happy attitude goes away really fast.



* CloudCuckooLander: He will spout stuff that makes no sense except to him and maybe Irwin.
* CordonBleughChef: In an early episode he dreamt that he made cookie dough out of assorted junk food, then ate it raw because [[NoodleIncident he wasn't allowed to use the oven anymore]]. He also apparently eats his cereal with chili and makes his waffles with pickles. One episode has him simply put a ''live turtle'' between two pieces of bread and proudly proclaim "Now that's-a what I call a sandwich!".

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* CloudCuckooLander: {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: He will spout stuff that makes no sense except to him and maybe Irwin.
* CordonBleughChef: In an early episode he dreamt dreamed that he made cookie dough out of assorted junk food, then ate it raw because [[NoodleIncident he wasn't allowed to use the oven anymore]]. He also apparently eats his cereal with chili and makes his waffles with pickles. One episode has him simply put a ''live turtle'' between two pieces of bread and proudly proclaim "Now that's-a what I call a sandwich!".



* FieryRedhead: Only when he's angry.

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* FieryRedhead: Only He has red hair and can get pretty frightening when he's angry.
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* HumanityEnsues: In "Night of the Living Grim". He gets better, though.

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* HumanityEnsues: In "Night of the Living Grim". He gets better, though.Grim", he becomes a mortal human after succumbing to Encroaching Doom Syndrome. [[StatusQuoIsGod The episode ends with him becoming a skeleton again]].
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* TheAgeless: ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin.

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* TheAgeless: ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin.Looks no different from how he looked centuries ago due to being a living skeleton with no skin.
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--> [[spoiler:'''Billy''' I should have known it was you all along]]

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--> [[spoiler:'''Billy''' -->[[spoiler:'''Billy''': I should have known it was you all along]]along]].
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