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!!Tropes Associated With The Rebels

* ArtShift: The characters will go from their normal faces to an extremely realistic face at times, especially with Jelly Jiggler and Don Patch when they go OhCrap
* CalvinBall: How the group usually fights like, completely without rhyme or logic
* CloudCuckooLander: The only sane ones are Beauty, Gasser and Softon, but even they have their moments.
* FusionDance: Bobobo can do this with Don Patch, Jelly Jiggler and Dengakuman [[spoiler: as well as Torpedo Girl near the finale of part 1]] to become {{Bishonen}} characters that bear no resemblance to their fusees, (though Patchbobo resembles Don Patch in eyes and hair)
* HeelFaceTurn mixed with DefeatMeansFriendship, only three members [[spoiler: excluding Gasser who was initially associated with the group till the sequel]] had never been members of the Hair Hunters at any point of the series.
* IdiotHero: Only Softon, Beauty and Gasser come up as the most mature and sensible people of the group [[NotSoAboveItAll most of the time]].
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: While they are united by friendship, so much is hidden by the fact, they constantly humiliate, ridicule and often abuse each other for little to no reason. Bobobo himself, is the biggest offender.
* RagTagBunchOfMisfits: An blonde afro man with nose hair, a star like thingy, his key powered lackey, a poo-I mean ice cream headed man, a living jelly, a cute "dog", [[spoiler: a torpedo]] and two kids; not the usual group to go against the forces of evil
* VitriolicBestBuds: An extremely messed up example, they are constantly being abused by each other both inside and outside of fighting, often for no reason. Bobobo himself is extremely guilty of being like this.

[[WMG: Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo]]
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-> Voiced by: Creator/TakehitoKoyasu (JP), Creator/IchiroMizuki ([=PS2=] game), Creator/RichardEpcar (EN), Regino Ramos (Spain)

The master of Fist of the Nosehair, he travels the world in order to destroy the Hair Hunt Troops. He is originally accompanied by [[TheChick Beauty]] until [[TheLancer Don]] [[SmallNameBigEgo Patch]] and [[TheSmartGuy Gasser]] come along on his nonscencial adventures. He is a CloudCuckooLander incarnate, being almost absolutely incomprehensiable and there are so many weird things about him that even his own allies are preplexed by him, when [[SociopathicHero he's not using them as shields]].

[[spoiler: Bo-bobo is the youngest of five siblings who are masters of bodily hair-based fighting styles, and he is the chosen heir to rule the Hair Kingdom. One of his older brothers, Bi-bibi, responds by starting the Hair Hunt conflict in the first place out of jealousy. Even after getting murdered by Bi-bibi, Bo-bobo triumphs in the end, and he does the same during the Neo Maruhage Empire's reign in ''Shinsetsu Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo.'']]
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* AfroAsskicker: To the point that his afro will sometimes be part of his attack.
* AmbiguouslyBrown: Is he a light-skinned black guy with blond hair, or a white guy with a tan?
** Made more ambiguous with his siblings being obviously Caucasian, as well as {{Bishonen}} and {{Bishoujo}} respectively.
* AntiHero: [[GoodIsNotNice Type III]], while he does have a strong sense of moral code, he's very merciless to his teammates for little to no reason, [[MoralityPet except Beauty]].
* BadassBaritone: Courtesy of Creator/TakehitoKoyasu and Creator/RichardEpcar.
* BareYourMidriff: A male example.
* BerserkButton: He may act like an idiot most of the time, but if you try to hurt Beauty then he ''will'' get serious.
* ChaoticStupid: Practically nothing he does makes any amount of sense. His entire being is driven by RuleOfFunny.
* ClothesMakeTheSuperman[=/=]NextTierPowerUp: In the beginning of the Former Chrome Dome Empire arc, he gains a new jacket, which endowed with new abilities turning him into Super Bobobo.
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: A poster boy for this trope, almost everything coming from his mouth is InsaneTrollLogic by the truckload.
* ColdHam: In the Spanish dub. Even his most energetic lines come from a very deadpan voice.
* ComicallyInvincibleHero: Bo-bobo rarely gets hurt by his enemies. He'll either negate the effects of their attacks through the sheer power of ConfusionFu, or use Don Patch and Jelly Jiggler as meat shields and let them take the pain.
* ConfusionFu: When he isn't using Fist of the Nosehair, he's confusing his opponents into submission with his unpredictable attacks.
* CrossDresser: Has a female personality regularly called Bo-boko (or "Bo-bobette" depending on which version you're watching).
** CreepyCrossdresser: The usual result of a muscle bound large man playing dress up.
* DarkSkinnedBlond: Again, is he a white guy with a tan, or a light skinned black guy with blond hair?
* DarkAndTroubledPast: Being abused by two horribly abusive brothers, then surviving the onslaught of his entire home [[spoiler: caused by one of his brothers]].
* DisneyDeath: [[spoiler:Gets stabbed in the chest by Bi-bibi during their final battle, but resurrects a la the power of ''Hajike''/"Wiggin' Out"]].
* {{Expy}}: He's pretty much a goofy parody of [[FistOfTheNorthStar Kenshiro]], both of them being musclebound rebels battling against evil rulers who threaten to take over the world. "Fist of the Nose Hair" is even a direct parody of "Fist of the North Star". [[spoiler:The reveal that Bo-bobo is the youngest of five siblings, with one of them being the main villain, is also a direct parody of Kenshiro, who is the youngest of five siblings, and one of them is Raoh, the main antagonist]].
* GreenEyedMonster: Temporarily becomes one after the results of a character popularity poll come in, and he's only number six, despite being the star. He then goes on a rampage against everyone ranked higher than him (Don Patch, Gasser, Jelly Jiggler, and Dengakuman). He stops once he gets to Beauty, who he just can't bring himself to harm.
* HammerSpace: His afro. And his nostrils. Heck, his entire body is home to a number of other beings.
* TheHero: Of this story, despite what Don Patch thinks.
** HeroicComedicSociopath: Every other second he isn't bringing the hurt on the bad guys, he's using his allies as shields or attacking them for no reason. All except [[MoralityPet Beauty]].
* HypocriticalHumor: Bo-bobo does this a lot. Whenever Don Patch or Jelly Jiggler get hurt, he'll swear revenge on his opponent...even though Bobobo tends to use them as meat shields, thus causing their injuries. Sometimes he'll just beat up on them for no reason, and then blame his opponent for it.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Despite all the physical abuse he gives to the group [[MoralityPet except Beauty]], especially to Jelly Jiggler and Don Patch, he cares about them.
* LargeHam: Though most of the things he says make no sense.[[note]]Actually, nothing he says makes sense...[[/note]]
* ManChild: He acts pretty immature most of the time, except to protect his friends (when he's not being overly weird).
* TheMentor: Acts as this towards Heppokomaru/Gasser, initially, it becomes less apparent as the series goes on.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero: So much in Shinsetsu could've been avoided if Bobobo had just killed the Third instead of just defeating him.
* PrehensileHair: Nose hair is supposed to be his main fighting style, but it gets lost as Bobobo uses weirder and weirder techniques.
* RealityWarper: Bo-bobo can conjure up anything for an attack, making him extremely unpredictable.
* TheStoic: 10% of the time, when a fight gets serious, in fact is usually a PerpetualFrowner when not goofing off
** NotSoStoic: 90% of the time, when he's acting dumb or ridiculous[[note]]Much to Beauty's chagrin...[[/note]]
* SharingABody: Not in a spiritual sense, but rather he has numerous characters living inside him, including the booger brigade, a man and wife who take care of his nosehair, and a squirrel with relationship troubles.
* SunglassesAtNight: The only time we ever see his eyes is during flashbacks to when he was a kid. [[spoiler: The second time, he's dead at the hands of Bibibi. He got better.]]
* TriangleShades
* VoluntaryShapeshifting: As a RealityWarper and ConfusionFu master, he can change into whatever he wants. It seems he can also use this to negate any enemies that might try to make him go through InvoluntaryShapeshifting. When Maitel uses his [[TakenForGranite Medusa Eyes]] to turn Don Patch into stone, Bo-bobo ends up as a carrot, a cabbage, and an eggplant instead.

[[WMG: Beauty]]
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-> Voiced by: Creator/AiNonaka (JP), Creator/AtsukoEnomoto ([=PS2=] game), Creator/PhileceSampler (credited as Vicky Green) (EN), Teresa de Paz (Spain)

Beauty is an ordinary young girl who comes across Bo-bobo during his attack on the Maruhage Empire's G-Block Unit in a small village. Feeling the need for adventure, she becomes the first companion to join him. She is unable to fight back, but shows signs of boldness on occasion, and it's her who [[MoralityPet serves as a motivator]] for Bo-bobo.

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* AllGirlsLikePonies: Beauty wanting a pony is something of a RunningGag throughout the series.
* AudienceSurrogate: She's the one who comments on how random everything that happens around her is.
* BareYourMidriff
* TheChick[=/=]TagalongKid (by default)
* CoolBigSis: [[spoiler:After Heppokomaru/Gasser's sister Pokomi has her HeelFaceTurn,]] she comes to view Beauty as this. She protects Beauty, and Beauty cheers her up when she gets upset.
* DeadpanSnarker: When she's not shouting at the absurdity of everything she tends to lambast it mercilessly. Sometimes both.
* DistressedDamsel: Beauty is regularly put into danger, [[YouShouldKnowThisAlready and Bobobo has to save her]].
* {{Expy}}: Much like Bo-bobo is one to Kenshiro, Beauty is one of [[FistOfTheNorthStar Rin]], both of them being young girls that befriend the main hero after they save their village. However, while Rin starts off as a CuteMute, Beauty has a tendency to start screaming whenever something crazy is happening, which is rather often.
* FeminineWomenCanCook: [[AllThereInTheManual Side materials note]] that she's good at cooking.
* [[OnlySaneMan Only Sane Girl]]: She is without a doubt the sanest member of the group. Even then, she has been known to occasionally accept the insanity of the show, and on very rare occasions, get involved.
** [[spoiler:At the end of the sequel manga, she tells Heppokomaru/Gasser that she actually loves all of the antics that Bo-bobo does, and they were the reason why she joined him again.]]
* MoralityPet: To Bo-bobo and Softon.
* {{Protectorate}}: To Bo-bobo and Heppokomaru/Gasser.
* ShipTease: With Heppokomaru/Gasser.
* SuddenlyShouting: She'll start shouting whenever something absurd happens, which is all the time.
* TeamNormal
* TookALevelInBadass: A non-power involved one, during the Empire Playoffs Arc, after she gets fed up of the group's antics, she decides to fight herself. She finds [[ArcVillain HALEKULANI]] and is actually willing to fight him, although he refuses.
* TrademarkFavoriteFood: Hamburgers.
* UnfazedEveryman: Beauty can't really do anything besides look at the battles from the sidelines. Or get captured.
* WildTake: She does this so much that it might as well be her default facial expression.

[[WMG: Don Patch (Poppa Rocks)]]
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-> Voiced by: Creator/MasayaOnosaka (JP), Creator/KappeiYamaguchi ([=PS2=] game), Creator/KirkThornton (EN), Creator/JaimeRoca (Spain)

An orange shaped... sun... thing that leads a gang against the Hair Hunt Troops, he is [[DefeatEqualsFriendship "beaten"]] at his own game by Bo-bobo and since then became his [[TheLancer sidekick]], in destroying the empire. He's mostly a ButtMonkey in the fights, but does manage to defeat some of his enemies on his own. He's arguably more of a CloudCuckooLander than Bo-bobo.

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* AchievementsInIgnorance: In his battle against the T-500, Don Patch just shrugs off his attacks.
-->'''Don Patch:''' It didn't work, because I'm a meathead!
* AmbiguouslyGay: With literally most of the people, he comes across as this as Patches. [[spoiler: Which is why he doesn't notice Bububu's feelings towards him.]]
** Adding to this, his apparent "worst nightmare" is being surrounded by a group of beautiful young girls in PlayboyBunny outfits. On the other hand, he doesn't look at all displeased with what's going on, and his reasoning for this being his "worst nightmare" is that one of them isn't cute. [[InformedFlaw Or so he says.]]
** During their battle with OVER, Don Patch tries to kiss over while they've got him tied down, only for OVER to knock him away.
* ArtShift: His face, moreso than anyone else in the show, is subject to changing in a myriad of different ways. He could look normal one second, and then the next he could be [[http://i.imgur.com/PiFTCec.png handsome]], [[http://i.imgur.com/7Ya2uM1.jpg ugly]], or [[Anime/DragonBallZ Vegeta]].
* AttentionWhore: Regularly attempts to steal the spotlight from other characters, because he believes that he is the actual star of the show. He even goes so far as to attack Beauty occasionally, if she gets too much attention.
* BerserkButton: Telling him that he isn't the star of the show.
* ButtMonkey: Like most of Bobobo's allies, Don Patch gets some really bad treatment during battles, from being used as a shield, to simply being attacked by Bobobo for no reason.
** IronButtMonkey
* CartoonCreature: Seriously, what is he? The only hint we have is that he's based on Konpeito, a type of Japanese rock candy, which is why the US manga changed his name to match the American equivalent, Pop Rocks.
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: One of the biggest in the series, and that's saying something.
* ConfusionFu: He was once crowned the King of Wiggin Specialists. When he isn't being the ButtMonkey to Bo-bobo's antics, he's actually a very powerful Wiggin Specialist who can take down some of the toughest opponents in the show by himself.
* CrossDresser: Has a female persona named Patches. Patches is known to carry around with her a doll called Ya-ya that is treated like a child.
* DubNameChange: His name was changed to "Poppa Rocks" in the English manga. Odd, considering the English dub calls him by his original name.
** "Poppa Rocks" is [[LipLock one more syllable]] than "Don Patch".
* IdiotBall: Has the ability to summon a literal one. However, whoever is hit with it [[SubvertedTrope becomes the best student in their class]]...''[[DoubleSubversion but it's a class where all the other students are stuffed bears.]]''
** He can also inject you with an Idiot Serum, which causes you to eventually think like him. Beauty finds this [[NightmareFuel terrifying]].
* ImprobableWeaponUser: He uses the "Don Patch Sword", which is really just a leek. [[StrongAsTheyNeedToBe It varies in competence.]]
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold
* TheLancer: To Bobobo, being the second most effective fighter of the whole group [[spoiler: in his Super Patch form.]]
* LargeHam: The anime took this UpToEleven
* PieEyed: He's sometimes drawn this way.
* ThePowerOfHate [[spoiler:Professional Patch's source of power]]
* SmallNameBigEgo: Big time. He believes himself to be the show's real star, and constantly demands more speaking roles. In fact, sometimes his overinflated ego seems to give him more power.
** This also extends to his female personality, who despises Beauty and wants to be the show's main heroine. Sometimes he'll even attack Beauty over this, earning him a beating from Bobobo.
* SuperMode: [[spoiler:Becomes Super Patch in the battle against Halon Oni.]]
* WhiteGloves: Has this for some reason
* WholesomeCrossdresser: Don Patch interchanges between being boyish and girly in almost every scene he's in.
** CreepyCrossdresser: At times.

[[WMG:Gasser (Heppokomaru)]]
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-> Voiced by: Creator/NaomiShindo (JP), Creator/SoichiroHoshi ([=PS2=] game), Brad [=MacDonald=] (EN), Julia Martínez (Spain)

A boy from a village destroyed by the Hair Hunt Troops [[spoiler: led by (Captain) Battleship]], he joins Bo-bobo to both train and to avenge his hometown. While a competent fighter at first, he is soon [[TagalongKid demoted to the sidelines]] as the enemies grow out of his league. He and Beauty also develop a small mutual attraction to one another. He fights using the Fist of the Backwind.

[[spoiler:When the manga ends, he decides to keep on training. Ultimately, a sticky situation forces him to join the Hair Hunt Troop, and he becomes the Neo-Maruhage Empire's Neo A-Block Commander in ''Shinsetsu Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo.'' Bo-bobo manages to defeat him, and he spends most of the time recovering in a hospital (and training more) until he returns to the group for good. At the end of ''Shinsetsu'', he and Beauty are seen traveling together.]]

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* AdaptationalDyeJob: In the manga, his eyes are red, in the anime, they are gold.
* AffectionateNickname: Is called "Hekkun" or "Gas Can" in the Dub by Beauty.
* AmuletOfDependency: Gasser's neck collar serves more than just making him look all punk. Attempting to master the fist of the back wind comes with a hefty price as it causes those practicing it to mentally regress to a baby like state. Gasser's neck collar helps him maintain his mature mentality and personality as without it, he pretty much acts like a baby and can become defenseless during battles.
* AnimeHair
* BerserkButton: ''Don't'' hurt Beauty in his presence.
* DoomedHometown: His hometown of Puu-puu City has been destroyed by the Hair Hunt troops [[spoiler: and Captain Battleship.]]
* {{Expy}}: [[FistOfTheNorthStar Bat]]
* FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:In Shinsetsu.]]
* {{Fartillery}}: His power.
* FatalFlaw: His gas powers are completely negated by opponents who can either absorb them or blow them away. If his collar is removed, he can overcome this weakness. Sadly, when he fought Loincloth Lloyd, who could just blow away his attacks, his collar tried to undo itself, but ended up going the wrong way, choking Gasser and costing him the fight.
* FreudianExcuse: [[spoiler: In''Shinsetsu'', he was forced to join the new Chrome Dome Empire due to them holding his younger sister, Pokomi, captive.]]
** [[spoiler: Turns out she was there ''willingly.'' She joins up with the Rebels when she's defeated]]
* {{Gasshole}}: '''Weaponized''' ala his "Fist of the Back Wind."
* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: [[spoiler:In Shinsetsu, in which in a desperate attempt to win against his former allies, he takes a demonic medicine, turning him into a demon.]]
* ManChild: Downplayed. While he's not exactly an adult, when [[PowerLimiter his collar]] is removed, he loses it and starts acting like an infant.
* MrExposition: Seems to be a parody of this trope. Sometimes, he acts as if he had heavy knowledge of fighting styles and famous weapons, with no explanation at all.
-->'''Gasser:''' Calamity Canyon. It's a form of ancient fighting that supposedly dates back to ancient Rome and the gladiators.
-->'''Beauty:''' DO YOU KNOW EVERYTHING!?
* MrFanservice
* OnlySaneMan: Like Beauty, he is often perplexed by Bobobo and the gangs antics.
** NotSoAboveItAll: However, he is not to the degree of Beauty, as he is known to take a lot of the ridiculous antics as serious attacks/weapons.
* OfficialCouple: With Beauty.
* PowerLimiter: The collar around his neck, [[EverythingTalks which is actually a character itself]]. When the collar is removed, Gasser starts acting like a baby, making his behavior unpredictable and his gas powers explode out of control.
* PutOnABus: [[spoiler:After the fight with him in ''Shinsetsu'', he is bedridden to recover form his injuries (and from the demonic powerup) and asks Bo-bobo to find his sister. When they do find her, he runs off to train until the fight with Shiruyen Kamara.]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: Subverted manga only, as his natural eye color is red.
* SuperpoweredEvilSide: [[spoiler: Ends up taking some sort of demonic essence to unleash this during his fight with the rebels.]]
* TagalongKid: While he does possess powers of his own, he does not do much fighting.
* ShipTease: With Beauty, his side of the tease is [[UpToEleven heavily amplified]] in the anime in comparison to the manga.
* UnfortunateName: He's embarrassed by his name. While his name in English, Gasser, is fitting of his fighting style, his Japanese name, Heppokomaru, literally means "Farting Kid." No wonder Beauty offers him the nickname of Gas-Can/Hekkun.
* [[ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend Violently Protective Boyfriend]]: In episode 17, he became deathly serious when Beauty got turned into a doll and threatened Dollman into changing her back.

[[WMG: Softon]]
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-> Voiced by: Creator/HikaruMidorikawa (JP), Joe Ochman (JP), Emilio García (Spain)

A former member of the C-Block Troop, he is the first enemy to force Bo-bobo to go serious against. After his defeat, he is convinced by Bo-bobo to help him defeat Battleship who's kidnapped Beauty. After that, he does nothing to aid the group until the Halekulani Arc where he helps in one fight and does nothing till the Giga Arc, where he has to fight his EvilCounterpart, J [[spoiler: whom which he loses to.]] He plays a larger role near the end of Part 1, [[spoiler: where it's revealed that he is Beauty's older brother.]]

He returns in the sequel manga during the fight with Usui, but retains a minor role.

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* AdaptationalDyeJob: His ice-cream head is chocolate brown in the manga, it was changed to strawberry pink in the anime because the production staff thought leaving it brown would make it resemble poo.
* AlmightyJanitor: During his stay at C-Block, he was either an extremely strong, unranked member within the group or TheDragon of Geha the Gale.
* AloofBigBrother: [[spoiler:He's Beauty's missing older brother. There are some very subtle hints peppered throughout that say so, but one has to squint to see them.]]
* {{Biseinen}}: [[spoiler:How he really looks under the ice cream mask.]]
* {{Bowdlerise}}: The color of his head was changed from brown to pink in the anime, to make it look like strawberry soft serve ice cream instead of, well, poop. This also doubles as a shout-out to Manga/DrSlump, which featured pink-colored TalkingPoo.
* BroughtDownToNormal: [[spoiler:When he gets captured in the Hair Kingdom arc, he encounters another warrior with the same powers as he does. By the power's law, since she is the stronger opponent, he loses all of his powers and is rendered helpless. Given the established nature of how the Fist of Babylon works (no two people with the Fist of Babylon may coexist at one time), Softon (and Icen) might have originally been a normal, non-powered human being.]]
* BunnyEarsLawyer: Despite the most professional of the group, even he gets bizarre at times
* CloudCuckoolander: Not as obvious, but it's there
* {{Foreshadowing}}: In the anime, after being defeated by Bo-bobo, he is seen looking at a photo of a young Beauty with an older child. It's one of the hints about his real connection with Beauty.
** When Beauty's in trouble at the Z-Block base, she screams for help from her big brother. After a gag from a random character literally called Big Brother, Softon shows up.
* HeelFaceTurn: Was once a member of C-Block (likely TheDragon), but only joins after being needed to defeat Battleship.
* IceCreamKoan: He is very prone to this, [[JustForPun punnily enough.]]
* JamesBondage: In the Hair Kingdom arc, [[spoiler:leading to TheReveal that he his Beauty's sibling.]]
* OnlySaneMan: Other than one instance in the Pomade Ring arc, Softon is completely sane and focused virtually a hundred percent of the time. While his methods of fighting and dialogue can be bizarre, he usually saves face, unlike Beauty and Gasser. There are those moments though...
-->'''Softon:''' I want stars in my eyes!
-->'''Gasser:''' SOFTON, YOU'VE LOST IT! I thought he was supposed to be the normal one (cue Gasser along with ''Jelly Jiggler and Don Patch'' looking confused and shocked).
* PerpetualFrowner: Usually, but 90% compared to Bobobo's 10% that he isn't goofy
* TheSmartGuy: He's the group's informant prior to Hatenko's entry into the group.
* TheStoic: Rarely changes his expression to something odd.
* WorthyOpponent: To J. In fact, J bestows his powers connected to the Fist of the Black Sun to Softon after he manages to defeat J.

[[WMG:Jelly Jiggler (Tokoro Tennosuke)]]
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-> Voiced by: Creator/KeiichiSonobe (JP), Creator/TakashiNagasako ([=PS2=] game), Creator/JamiesonPrice (EN), Emilio García (Spain)

The former leader of the A-Block Troop, he is the first victim of the FusionDance technique of Bobobo, and has since become the guinea pig of Bobobo's and Don Patch's impulsive behaviors.

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* AlliterativeName: In both English and Japanese. '''G'''eneral '''J'''elly '''J'''iggler and '''T'''okoro '''T'''ennosuke.
* AnthropomorphicFood: He's lychee-flavored jelly vaguely shaped like a man.
* AscendedExtra: His first appearance was just for a throwaway joke, but fans liked him so much that Sawai descided to make him one of the main characters.
* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Back when he was the A-Block Leader, his soldiers looked past his silliness because he was the strongest person there. Despite Katsu appearing to be more threatening, until Jiggler reaffirms this by beating him in a CurbStompBattle. He even lampshades that this is why he was the commander while Katsu was merely a subordinate.
* ButtMonkey: Bobobo's allies often get treated badly, but Jelly gets the worst of it. He often gets beaten badly during battles by Bobobo and is often the first to be attacked by the villains.
** IronButtMonkey: Despite taking a huge amount of pain, he usually bounces back... being made of jely in all.
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Not as much as Don or Bobobo, but he has his moments.
* {{Crossdresser}}: Not at the same frequency as Don Patch or even Bobobo, but it does happen on several occasions. It usually only happens during battle when Don Patch is doing it.
* HeelFaceTurn: Joins Bobobo's group to beat Battleship [[RedemptionDemotion but from his usual treatment, you'd think he was better off as being a bad guy]]
* LargeHam: He is voiced by Creator/JamiesonPrice after all.
* LoserProtagonist: He doesn't hold much power in the group, is constantly beaten up, often neglected, and to top it all off, he is often the first to be attacked by the villains.
* PunnyName: His Japanese name is. "Tokoroten" is a jelly based noodle product, which is combined with "osuke", a common ending to Japanese names, to create "Tokoro Tennosuke."
* RedemptionDemotion: Oh gosh yes! He commanded far more respect as a villain than he ever did as a protagonist. Bo-bobo and his allies treat him as a legitimate threat, and their fight against him wasn't exactly a CurbStompBattle. After he joins the heroes, he's subjected to constant humiliation, often being the first to be attacked by both the villains and Bo-bobo himself.
* TheStoic: Sometimes. On some occasions when he goes along with Bobobo and Don Patch's weird antics, he'll act completely stone faced.
-->'''Don Patch:''' ''(As a lemon themed MagicalGirl)'' A lemon as strong as a kiss, Lemon Princess!
-->'''Bobobo:''' ''(As an anthropomorphic strawberry)'' A strawberry with the sweetness of love, Strawberry Princess!
-->'''Jelly Jiggler:''' ...And then me, Melon Girl.
* TraumaCongaLine: Not only kicked out of the Empire after his defeat, returning to the shop he hated, but he gets arguably the worse treatment out of the entire FiveManBand
* TheWorfEffect: He often loses the most out of the fighters, especially against the ArcVillain. Though he makes up for it by managing to defeat two of the Cyber Knights and Katsu.
* YankTheDogsChain: Especially in Shinsetsu, where tried to make amends with his fellow Hair Hunt colleagues; but everyone has bad blood with him, especially OVER and Giga. [[ThrowTheDogABone Suzu is nice enough to teleport away]].

[[WMG: Hatenko]]
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-> Voiced by: Creator/DaisukeKishio (JP), Creator/SoichiroHoshi ([=PS2=] game), Creator/JeffNimoy (EN), Emilio García (Spain)

Don Patch's right hand man, he comes across as an AloofAlly to the group, providing information about the Hair Hunt Troops, he [[spoiler: is also a survivor of the Hair Kingdom genocide.]]
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* AloofAlly: He's not with the main group very often. He's usually off fighting his own battles, though still helping the heroes.
* TheBigGuy: With traits of TheSmartGuy whenever he's serious.
* CoolKey: Uses the Fist of the Key as a weapon to lock his opponents. [[spoiler:Or unlock his allies hidden potential as seen in the fight against LOVE!]]
* HeroWorshipper: To Don Patch.
* ImprobableWeaponUser: Uses Keys to lock or unlock power.
* MrFanservice: He's quite the handsome guy and stylish. Heck, Bobobo's nickname for him is Mr. Cool.
* OnlySaneMan: Whenever he's not worshipping Don Patch.
* StrongFamilyResemblance: His family members all look exactly like him. Same clothes and all. And apparently he and his family are all birds. However, these were all revealed to be robots built by Hatenko with the help of an old scientist, in order to keep the secret of his encounter with OVER from Don Patch.
* TakenForGranite: What happens to those he uses his Fist of the Key on.
* YesMan: To Don Patch.

[[WMG: Dengakuman]]
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->Voiced by: Creator/TomokoKaneda (JP), Creator/AtsukoEnomoto ([=PS2=] game), Creator/BrianBeacock (EN), Carmen Podio (Spain)

The former [[spoiler: again not from a hundred years ago]] leader of the Z-Block Troops, after being beaten by Bobobo, his only major roles in the series is getting the gang out of a cage and his FusionDance with Bobobo.

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* ButtMonkey: Dengakuman is often subject to punishment during battle, and after the fight is won, he is often left behind. Bobobo in particular has a penchant for using him as a projectile.
* CatchPhrase: "We'll make 'em eat grilled tofu dipped in miso on a stick!"
* {{Expy}}: Dengakuman has a notable resemblance to a white Chao from the [[VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog Sonic Series]].
* IJustWantToHaveFriends: His battle against Bo-bobo devolves into him searching for friends.
* InformedAbility: He's the leader of Z-Block base, the supposed most powerful of the Hair Hunt bases. One would assume him to be incredibly powerful, but he can simply be stopped by holding him back at arms length.
* InformedSpecies: He claims to be a puppy, but he looks nothing like one.
* RidiculouslyCuteCritter: Puppy or not, he's undeniably adorable.
* TeamPet: A puppy lacking a nose, tail, ears, and with a weird growth on his head.
* TheWorfEffect: The poor guy gets it even worse than Jelly Jiggler. He's established to be a dangerous foe in his introduction, but never managed to win a single fight, unless fused.

[[WMG: Narrator]]
->Voice By: ShinichiroOta (JP), Creator/MichaelMcConnohie (EN), Creator/JaimeRoca (Spain)

An anime only character, he's the narrator of the series who often gets as CloudCuckooLander as the rest of the cast.

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* GagDub: In the Japanese version, all he does is narrate, while in the dub, he's given his own character, with problems such as his shrinking salary, his feud with the producer, and he even interacts with the on-screen cast.
* TheFaceless: Usually, but we see him once in a recape episode...
* InteractiveNarrator: He speaks directly to the cast at many points, mostly to Beauty after she criticizes for not doing his job properly.
* {{Narrator}}: Obviously
* UnreliableNarrator: Sometimes, he recaps things from the previous episode that never happened, much to the annoyance of Beauty, and sometimes he just can't get his job done because his personal problems get in the way.
* TheVoice: Except for the recap episode where he appears a man in a business suit...[[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin with an "N" for a head]]
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Other Recurring Allies]]

[[WMG: Pickles]]
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->Voice By: Kimiko Saito (JP), Luis Vicente Ivars (Spain)
A character who accompanied Beauty for no real reason and then dismissed by Bobobo when he asks to join them. [[spoiler: Turns out to have been ordered by Bobobo to spy on Bibibi.]]
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* AnthropomorphicFood: He's a talking dill pickle slice.
* ButtMonkey: He's not allowed to come!
** ChekhovsGunman: [[spoiler:He was left behind because Bo-bobo secretly ordered him to spy on Bi-bibi!]]

[[WMG: Suzu]]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Suzu_Bobobo_4429.png
-> Voiced by: Creator/WakanaYamazaki (JP), Creator/DorothyEliasFahn (EN), Creator/CarolinaTak (Spain)

Battleship's former right hand lady until Bo-bobo defeats him. She assists Bobobo in the Halekulani arc only to not appear again till the TournamentArc.
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* BalloonBelly: Gets one after Bo-bobo gives her a massive fish to eat.
* BigEater: Was able to a large fish, as seen above.
* CoolBigSis: When she joins Bobobo's team, she becomes this to Beauty.
* TheDragon: To Battleship prior to his defeat.
* EvilCounterpart: To emphasis the EvilCounterpart that Battleship was to Bobobo, she was this to Beauty
* PutOnABus: After serving a one time role in the Halekulani arc, she doesn't reappear till the Emperor playoffs with Battleship
** DemotedToExtra: In addition to not even have a single line before TimeSkip
* HeelFaceTurn: After Bobobo fed her apparently.
* {{Teleportation}}: Her power, which would've been very useful [[ForgotAboutHisPowers except she forgot how to use it against Bobobo for some reason]].

[[WMG: Rice]]
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-> Voiced by: Creator/HiroYuki (JP), Creator/YuriLowenthal (EN), Creator/DianaTorres (Spain)

A former Hair Hunt Troop assassin who was also the former King of Wiggin Specialists until defeated by Bobobo.
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* BareYourMidriff: A male example.
* {{Bishonen}}: A clear parody of the trope, as when he actually fights, he likes to do creepy things like massage his opponents and call them mommy, or humiliate himself by demanding to be spanked and wearing a tutu (which he claims is his pajamas).
* ConfusionFu: As the former King of Wiggin Specialists, this is his specialty.
* HeelFaceTurn: After being defeated by Bo-bobo and declaring him the King Of Wiggin Specialists.
** DefeatEqualsFriendship: Becomes an ally and is even called upon when dealing with the [[spoiler: Hair Hunt Generals from Baldy-Bald the III's reign.]]
* ImprobableWeaponUser: Giant bowls of rice that trap you inside and turn you into a panda. Or rather, you're asked to put on a panda costume.
* TooKinkyToTorture: A lot of his own antics cause himself humiliation. This includes faking PottyFailure, wearing a tutu, and asking to be spanked.
* TheWorfEffect: Loses to Lambada after his BigDamnHeroes moment.

[[WMG: Serviceman]]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Serviceman_3988.PNG
-> Voiced by: Creator/ShinichiroOta (JP), Creator/TerrenceStone (EN)

Like Suzu, he was a former agent of Battleship who helps the group out for no apparent reason. He's really nothing more than a public flasher, but he's treated often treated as being really powerful.
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* AdaptationalBadass: See that sharp look, BigOlEyebrows and goatee? He has none of that in the manga.
* BlindedByTheLight: In the anime, he's accompanied by little Dengakuman-looking creatures working spotlights, that prevent the audience from seeing what's underneath the sheet.
* {{Bowdlerize}}: A lot of scenes were cut for the broadcast on Cartoon Network/Toonami, but Serviceman was probably hit the hardest of any individual recurring character. A lot of Serviceman's antics didn't make it to air, although they couldn't cut him out entirely, so he still has a presence. One of the last dubbed episodes also implies that he's actually wearing boxers under the sheet.
* CatchPhrase: "Service!"
* DistaffCounterpart: Has one in the form of [[http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v510/CaptainGroucho/servicegirl.jpg Servicegirl]], who was a temporary rival.
* DoesNotLikeShoes: No shoes, and no pants or underwear for that matter.
* FanDisservice: He lifts up his sheet to show what's under... much to the shock of others.
* FanService: Parody of this.
* GoingCommando: His entire purpose is to flash people.
* InformedAbility: He's often treated as being very powerful. However, his ''only attack'' is showing people his penis. It works a few times on lesser characters, but stronger opponents often OneHitKO him.

[[WMG: Bububu-Bu Bu-bubu]]
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[[spoiler: Bobobo's older sister who's resembles Denbo greatly to Dengakuman's surprise.]]
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* ActionGirl: Runs in the family
* IdenticalStranger: She looks like Denbo in red... much to Dengakuman's shock. Which makes sense considering Denbo is one half Bo-bobo.
* PrehensileHair: Uses Fist of Armpit Hair.
* SmurfettePrinciple: She's the only sister of the 5 Hair Kingdom children.

[[/folder]]

[[folder:Fusions]]
[[WMG: Denbo]]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Denbo_413.PNG
-> Voiced by: Creator/MarikoKouda (JP), Creator/KateHiggins (EN, episode 48), Creator/CindyRobinson (EN, episode 76), Creator/BlancaRada (Spain)

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* ActionGirl: You're one if you manage to defeat J.
* BareYourMidriff: her blouse ends at her chest.
* BatmanGambit: Tricks a villain into giving her a power upgrade.
* FusionDance: Arguably the most bizarre one before Adult Woman since somehow two boys= girl in this format.
* GenderBender: It's not obvious at first, but you have to realize that she's a fusion of two boys (at least [[AmbiguousGender one that actually is one]].
** [[GenreSavvy J was aware of this]] [[WouldntHitAGirl therefore his claim of not hitting women]] [[LoopHoleAbuse was still validated since he still considers "her" two boys]].
* IdolSinger: And she uses her singing as a ''weapon''.
* MagicMusic: Her main power.
* MagicSkirt: A very short one
* MsFanservice: Her outfit, figure and ditzy nature bring out this
* TheNthDoctor: Kate Higgins in episode 48 (as Denbo) and Cindy Robinson in episode 76 (as Super Denbo). This came complete with a somewhat rude remark toward Higgins
-->'''Super Denbo:''' I'm new improved Denbo with a better voice.
* RealityWarper: Can control the world around her by singing into her microphone.
* TookALevelInBadass: When she has her nunchucku out or when she uses her "mean green glove."

[[WMG: Bobopatchjiggler (Bobopatchnosuke)]]
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->Voiced By: Creator/MichaelMcConnohie (EN)
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* CatchPhrase: Majide!?/Are you serious!? To the point that his main technique is based on it.
* VoiceOfTheLegion: Played with, in the dub his voices switches in tone between the three fusees, its as surreal as it sounds.

[[WMG: Bojiggler (Tenbobo)]]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Tenbobo_2540.png
-> Voiced by: Creator/KenTakeuchi (JP), Creator/JohnnyYongBosch (EN), Emilio García (Spain)

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* ArsonMurderAndJaywalking: During his quiz on peace.
--> '''Bojiggler:''' If your answers lead to peace, you'll win this neat-o peace pin, and it's not available in stores, ya know! But if your answers don't lead to peace, I'LL TAKE YOU DOWN! And no pin.
--> '''Beauty:''' WOAH, THAT'S HARSH!
* {{Bishonen}}
* DubNameChange: He is called "Tenbobo" in the spanish dub.
** Also Bojiggler in the english dub
* HypocriticalHumor: Harks on about peace while beating the living snot out of his opponents.
* JerkAss: He doesn't care if you answered a question on his peace quiz right. He's still going to punch you.
* ReluctantWarrior: Parodies this, [[spoiler: and then subverts it (in the english dub) when he reveals that his talk about peace was all an act.]]
* YouGottaHaveBlueHair

[[WMG: Bobopatch]]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Bobopatch_8454.PNG [[quoteright:252:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Shinsetsu_Bobopatch_4980.PNG]]
[[caption-width-right:252: New Series Version]]
-> Voiced by: Creator/HiroakiMiura (JP), Creator/RichardEpcar (EN), Creator/JaimeRoca (Spain)

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* BishonenLine: He appears in the sequel as a younger version of himself
* ButWaitTheresMore
-->''Bobopatch: I can only remain in this form for a limited time offer. I'll throw in free steak knives.''
* FusionDance: The first one in the series and the one attempted to redo again and again with rather strange results
* NonStandardCharacterDesign: Drawn in much more detailed manner than most of the characters, something that would not happen again till the Torpedo Girl/ Bobobo fusion.
* PerpetualFrowner: Except for one instance when Jelly welcomes his challenge.
* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Green Hair]]

[[WMG: Patchbobo]]
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[[caption-width-right:288: Shinsetsu version]]
->Voiced By: Creator/ReikoKiuchi (JP), Creator/BrycePapenbrook (EN), Juan Navarro (Spain)
An alternate fusion of Don Patch and Bobobo. When beginnign the technique, Don Patch messed with some buttons to try and have his name be first. The result is a brand new fusion.

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* AnimeHair: Mix of Yugi's highlights and Super Saiyan
** Pa-pa-papatch is blatantly [[Anime/DragonBallZ a Super Saiyan 3]]
* ConfusionFu: '''UpToEleven.''' While there are several powerful Haijeklists/ Wiggin Specialists, Pa-pa-papatch goes above and beyond, to where the fusion of Bobobo's and DOn Patch's "Wiggin Souls" allows them to create a true ''Super Fist of Wiggin.''
* {{Expy}}: [[Anime/DragonBallZ Of Super Saiyans]], with Pa-pa-Papatch being the most blatant example
* FusionDance: ''Weaponized.'' He can combine various objects or people for powerfu effects.
* SerialEscalation: Patchbobo weaponizes FusionDance in unique ways.
** In Shinsetsu version, he not only grows much longer hair, but his techniques are among the strongest of the series.

[[WMG: Adult Woman]]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Adult_Woman_478.PNG
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* FusionDance: The third attempt on the Bopatch fusion, but due to being in the X Dimension, it resulted in this
* NonStandardCharacterDesign: Is drawn in a realistic way compared to most of the series
[[/folder]]