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Characters: Freakazoid!

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    Dexter Douglas/Freakazoid and Family 

Dexter Douglas

  • The Unfavourite: Dexter has shades of this, given that he was yelled at for blowing raspberries, yet Duncan could punch him a lot with little consequence.
    • Although his parents have admitted they expect him to be rich and successful when he gets older while Duncan will still be living with them. And no one has a problem with this.
  • Voluntary Shapeshifting: Via the phrase "Freak out!"

Freakazoid

  • Berserk Button:
    • He does not like Jeepers.
    • Don't ask him if he wants to be shown anything strange and mystical either. Especially if you're Jeepers.
  • Big Damn Heroes: In "Two Against Freak" when his friends are in danger.
  • Bunny-Ears Lawyer: He's as crazy as they come but he always manages to handily save the day.
  • Captain Ersatz: Freakazoid is noticeably similar to the comic book character Madman, which the creator has more or less acknowledged.
    • He also has many similarities to DC comics The Creeper, which was one of the original ideas for the show.
  • Catch Phrase: "Aw, Nut Bunnies!"
  • Younger than They Look: He's supposed to be the same age as Dexter (sixteen) but looks like he could be in his twenties.

Mr. Douglas Douglas (Seriously)

Mrs. Debbie Douglas

  • Stepford Smiler: Most likely a Type B, but Type C is hinted at, particularly in commentaries.

Duncan Douglas

  • Butt Monkey: When Dexter gets back at him through Freakazoid.
  • Man Child: Mrs. Douglas even lampshades how he's probably going to be one for the rest of his life. That, and a Basement-Dweller. Duncan is perfectly okay with this.

    Friends/Allies 

Roddy Macstew

  • Man in a Kilt: Naturally, Freakazoid thinks it's a dress.
  • Mr. Exposition: Although he's not happy about the role. "I feel like Obi-Wan cruddy Kenobi!"

Sgt. Mike Cosgrove

  • Big Fun: He's not energetic like most examples, but he loves visiting fun places.
  • Heart Is an Awesome Power: Cosgrove's ability to make ANYBODY immediately stop fighting and behave themselves, from common burglars to supervillain mooks. This might not sound too awesome since as a damn good police officer he can command authority...until you find out that he is the only person to have ever made the Warner siblings sit down and behave.
  • Heterosexual Life-Partners: With Freakazoid.
  • Intergenerational Friendship: Again, with Freakazoid.
  • Parental Substitute: He seems to have a sort of fatherly role in Freakazoid's life; he takes him on day trips and is much more genuinely concerned about his well-being than Freakazoid/Dexter's biological parents.
  • Secret Keeper: In "Mission: Freakazoid" it's revealed that he knew all along that Dexter and Freakazoid were the same person.
  • Sitcom Arch-Nemesis: With Professor Jones.
  • Ultimate Job Security: Despite constantly using his police car for trivial reasons and wasting a lot of time going on odd trips with Freakazoid, he's still a well-respected police officer.

Stephanie/Steff:

  • Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Subtle example. Every once in awhile you can spot hints of a hidden mean streak. In "Dance of Doom" she lies to Dexter to get out of being his date to a school dance. She later agrees to a dinner date in "Dexter's Date" but makes him wait six months for it, all the while hoping he'd forget about it.
    • In "Mission: Freakazoid" she goes as far as calling Dexter creepy after finding out that he and Freakazoid are the same person. Freakazoid never calls her out on it.
  • Wrench Wench: She and the Cobra Queen fix an airplane in "The Island of Dr. Mystico."

Professor Jones

  • Drama Queen: Male example.
  • Expy: The character of Professor Jones, voiced by Jonathan Harris, is essentially an animated version of Dr. Smith, Harris's character from Lost in Space. The show lampshaded this heavily in his debut episode by having at least 3 different characters asking him if he was on "that show with the robot". This was one of the reasons he was hired.
  • Fragile Flower: Will break down weeping or run away screaming in seconds.

    Villains 

The Lobe:

  • Deadpan Snarker: Freakazoid's antics usually bring out his sarcastic side.

Cave Guy:

  • Affably Evil: Makes polite small-talk with Steff in "Dance of Doom" before roaring in her face.
  • Deadpan Snarker: "Yes, I've dined at the Green Gourd. You're better off as hostages."

Cobra Queen:

  • Friendly Enemy: She accepts decorating advice from Freakazoid (Japanese lanterns for her sewer lair) and casually chats with Steff about dating.
  • Huge Guy, Tiny Girl: With Cave Guy in the second season.
  • Wrench Wench: Helps Steff fix a plane in "The Island of Dr. Mystico."

Candle Jack

Free vouchers to whoever provides me rope...
He's now a Discredited Meme, so you can safely say "Candle Jack" without getting cau ght. Ohh, you deserved that one.

  • Bedsheet Ghost: Well, he wears the sheet at least. Whether or not he's actually a ghost is debateable.
  • The Dreaded: Well, he is the Boogieman. He's even scarier than Sinbad getting another TV show.
  • Flight: Most of his screen-time sees him levitating. Also applies to his rope and the victims he ties up with it, conveniently.
  • Gone Horribly Right: His debut episode sees him capturing more victims than he knows what to do with.
  • Gonna Need More X: He needs more rope from all the kidnappings.
  • Light Is Not Good: His most iconic attributes are a candle and his glowing white eyes.
  • Nothing Is Scarier: It's never explained where he takes children after they say his name. That doesn't stop them from screaming in terror whenever he shows up.
    • His backstory is also a complete blank. Short of being the local Boogieman and his fondness of tying up/kidnapping children, nothing is really known about him.
  • Speak of the Devil: No matter where you are, no matter what you do, if you say his name, Candle Jack will Hi there..

Longhorn

  • Cool Car: Longhorns rig, Bessie-Mae, which is not only heavily armed, but can also drive underwater. Also applies to the eponymous hot rods from Longhorns debut episode "Hot Rods From Heck".
  • Dreadful Musician: He wants to use the funds from his crimes to finance his career as a country musician, but he is a terrible player AND singer.
  • Emergency Transformation: Had a surgeon alter him into a bull man to help him avoid the police due to his crime spree.
  • From Nobody to Nightmare: Was originally a factory worker who turned to petty crime, and eventually transformed himself into a supervillain.

Jeepers

  • Cut Lex Luthor a Check: It apparently never struck him to melt down the solid gold beavers he ended up with and just sell the gold.
  • Taken for Granite: Jeepers created the Medusa Watch which let him turn people into stone. A previous prototype succeeded in turning beavers into gold.
  • The Unfavorite: Freakazoid has a somewhat frienemy-ish relationship with his other villains, but he absolutely LOATHES Jeepers.

Dr. Mystico

Armondo Guitierrez

Kid Carrion

  • The Voiceless: Doesn't have any lines in his single on screen appearance.
  • Out of Focus: Was presumably meant to be a recurring villain on the show, he even appears in the intro, but aside from a brief cameo in Relax O Vision, he never appears in the show itself.
  • Undead: He's an undead cowboy.

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