Characters / Chibi-Robo


  • Arm Cannon: The Chibi-Blaster.
  • Badass Adorable: He knows well how to use a blaster and kill spydorz. Not to mention he beat the Spydor Queen all by himself, despite his tiny size and limited functions. He is cute as a button.
  • Cute Machines: They're not called Chibi-Robos for nothing.
  • Cute Mute: Chibi-Robos apparently don't come with a voice chip, as the only way they can communicate is through a green exclamation point sign and red no sign that pops out of their heads.
  • Green Thumb: The Blooming Chibi-Robo model from Park Patrol was built to plant flowers.
  • Legacy Character: Because Chibi-Robos are mass-produced, no two games star the same Chibi-Robo.
  • Robot Maid: Much smaller than most examples, but still able to get the job done.
  • The Stoic: He rarely shows any emotion, not even when in danger. However, he will sometimes squint when angry or skeptical of something, and he does a little fist-pump when he gets one of Geotron X's questions right in Photo Finder.
  • Talk to the Fist: Not really a fist, but when the Queen Spydor has the family captured, the living room flipped upside down, and him and Telly cornered, his response is to bring out the Chibi-Blaster and aim the business end right at her.
  • Talking with Signs: He speaks with "yes" and "no" signs. Generally, he's mute.
  • The Voiceless: He only talks through green and red signs as "yes" or "no". Photo Finder has a few dialogue trees that Chibi-Robo answers on his own, however.

    Characters in the original game 

Telly Vision

Mr. Sanderson

  • Bumbling Dad: Oh, yes. He means well and clearly cares about his wife and daughter, but is too lazy, immature, and short-sighted to be a particularly good husband or dad.
  • Bunny-Ears Lawyer: Who ever thought that Mr. Sanderson of all people would be the one who created the Spydorz?
  • Gadgeteer Genius: He used to work as an engineer. He invented the Spydorz, and he shows he's still got it when he upgrades Chibi's blaster for a boss fight with the Queen Spydor.
  • Large Ham: As demonstrated by his Skyward Scream the first time he sees Chibi in action. He's pretty exuberant.
  • Lazy Bum: Unemployed, he spends most of his time watching cartoons, reading comic books, and snacking with little to no taking care of the house or looking for work. He starts to shape up a little when Mrs. Sanderson announces she's considering getting a divorce, taking on some chores and trying to cook for the rest of the house.
  • Man Child: Excitable and a big fan of toys and cartoons. His habit of blowing money on his hobbies despite being unemployed has put a strain on his marriage.
  • Nice Hat: Always wearing his blue cap.
  • No Name Given: Always referred to as either "Mr. Sanderson" or "Dad".
  • Ugly Guy, Hot Wife: An underdressed slob with scruffy hair and a fluffy mustache, married to the well-kept and pretty Mrs. Sanderson.

Mrs. Sanderson

  • House Wife: She's a homemaker who indulges in "homey" downtime activities like sewing and taking tea.
  • Neat Freak: In contrast to her sloppy husband.
  • No Name Given: Always referred to as either "Mrs. Sanderson" or "Mom".
  • Only Sane Man: She's level-headed and frank, and, by the time the game starts, a bit tired of the wackiness of the rest of her household.
  • Ugly Guy, Hot Wife: Pretty, made-up, classily-dressed, and married to the scruffy and goofy-looking Mr. Sanderson.

Jenny Sanderson

  • Cloud Cuckoolander: Wears a frog hat, speaks in ribbits, and claims (through Sunshine) that an "evil frog wizard" cursed her to behave like a frog; however, it all seems to be in the spirit of childish play.
  • Creepy Child / Heroic BSOD: After Mrs. Sanderson locks herself in her room, Jenny spends all night staring at her toy TV, which is displaying a bizarre symbol. The toys don't even bother pretending not to be alive while she's doing this.
  • Nice Hat: She wears a frog wig on a daily basis.
  • She Is All Grown Up: She reappears in ''Big Rich Happy Sweep" as a middle-aged woman.
  • The Unintelligible: Unless Chibi-Robo is wearing the frog suit.


  • Big Friendly Dog: Aside from what he did to Memphis, he's a nice dog. And even then, Memphis is willing to forgive him.
  • Talking Animal: If you're wearing the Tao suit, he'll speak plain English.

Space Hunter Drake Redcrest


  • Gag Lips: Her face is mostly lips and eyes.
  • Leitmotif: "A Maiden's Thoughts".
  • Love Letter: She writes one for Drake Redcrest. If the player finds it, they can either choose to give it to Drake or give it back to Sophie.
  • Stalker with a Crush: She spends most of her nights following Drake Redcrest, hoping she can work up the courage to confess her crush to him. When she finally gives him a love letter in the conclusion of her subplot, she passes out (temporarily) dead from excitement, and her ghost will follow Drake around until she's revived.

The Free Rangers

Captain Plankbeard

  • Badass Beard: Befitting a toy pirate captain.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: He is really attached to Giga-Robo and worships him wholeheartedly. Understandably, since he is the one who made all the toys alive in the first place.
  • The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: [[spoiler; He couldn't bring himself to steal from the Sandersons when he saw how poor they had become, so he renounced his piracy.]] Averted later when he learns that the Sandersons have recovered financially.

The Great Peekoe

  • Badass Mustache: Long and curling.
  • Con Man: He claims to be a guru and has people gamble in an obviously-rigged game against him as a "cleansing ritual".
  • Scam Religion: He claims that people's souls are cleaned when they get rid of their Moolah, but he really is just saying this because he wants money for himself.


  • Bears Are Bad News: He's pretty nice (albeit kind of creepy) when he's not suffering from withdrawal, but otherwise he fits.
  • Fantastic Drug: He has a heroin-esque addiction to flower nectar.
  • Hidden Depths: When he's not craving nectar, he proves to be wiser and more mature than most of the other toys.
  • Leitmotif: Sunshine has two: "So dododo" for his regular personality, and "Honeyholic" for his crazy personality.
  • Mood-Swinger: Can go from sweet and cute, to crazy and violent if he doesn't get his nectar.
  • My God, What Have I Done?: After Mort..."scares him off", he can be seen sulking in the corner of Jenny's room, thinking about overcoming his addiction.
  • Nightmare Face: When he's having a craving, his face changes from a cute, button-eyed teddy bear face to a red-eyed roaring face.
  • No Indoor Voice: When in "withdrawal mode," he's almost always shouting. His Simlish even changes from a "baby talk" voice to a "shouting middle-aged Japanese man" voice.
  • Trademark Favorite Food: NECTAR!


Funky Phil

  • Disco Dan: All about disco dancing.
  • Keet: Chatty, outgoing, and high-spirited. The only time you see his groove thrown off is when he's flustered on being introduced to his first batch of kids.
  • Leitmotif: "Funkmaster Flower Train".

The Phillies

  • The Klutz: As a dancer, Freaky Phil is apparently not all that well-coordinated with the rest of his family. And let's just say an instance of him tripping and falling causes one epic misunderstanding.
  • The Runt at the End: They're all identical with their dad's pink and yellow color scheme... except for the last one of them to sprout, the clumsy, unintelligible, red-and-blue Freaky Phil.
  • The Unintelligible: Freaky Phil's dialogue is written almost entirely as "gebahbah" noises and accompanied by a harsh, sharp-yet-fuzzy Voice Grunting noise.


  • Babies Ever After: After his subplot with Pitts is completed, if you visit the couple, you'll find they've gotten married and had two kids.
  • Face of a Thug: He's a sweet if glum guy, and laments that his ugly appearance scares people away from him.
  • Leitmotif: "Timid Love".
  • Mummy: An action figure memento from a film about a mummy that the Sandersons saw on their first date, apparently.
  • Nice Guy: Soft-spoken, well-meaning, and gentle.
  • Ugly Guy, Hot Wife: You never expected a pretty princess to be attracted to an ugly mummy.

Princess Pitts

The Frogs

The Bluebird

  • Jerk Ass: Irritable and... feisty, to say the least.


  • Big Good: Remembered fondly by all of the household toys, and is a central figure in the game's main plot.
  • Gentle Giant: Every bit as helpful as his smaller counterpart.
  • Posthumous Character: That is, until Chibi-Robo is able to revive him.
  • The Voiceless: Like Chibi-Robo, he can't speak.

Titan, Io, Ganymede, and Little Bang

  • Aliens Speaking English: Their language is regular English, just spoken very quietly.
  • Bizarre Alien Biology: They all look like squashed and stretched-out versions of Chibi-Robo.
  • Heroic BSOD: After seeing the deactivated Giga-Robo, the aliens become sick to the point where they can't move.
  • Innocent Aliens: It takes them a little while to come to terms with the fact that Giga-Robo is "dead".

    Characters in Park Patrol 


  • Exposition Fairy
  • Genki Guy: He sometimes gets so enthusiastic about helping Chibi-Robo that he worries he'll short-circuit.
  • Mission Control: He communicates with Chibi-Robo via a satellite dish, alerting him when something important has happened in the park.

Sergeant Smogglor AKA General Greenthumb

  • The Dragon: To Miasmo.
  • Frickin' Laser Beams: His "ZAPPOW" attack, which can sap the life out of living toys. Fortunately, it has no effect on Chibi-Robo.
  • Good Costume Switch: When he returns to his "General Greenthumb" persona, he loses the black-and-white coloring in favor of bright shades of blue and green.




Kid Cool

Pop and Fizz


Molly Mapleleaf

    Charactes in Happy Big Rich Sweep 


    Characters in Photo Finder 


Mr. Curator


Super Geotron X

Miss Clayra

Ketschburg and Mostardin

Joshy Bear


Squid Vicious