- Adorkable: Most of the campers are this.
- Dark and Troubled Past: A handful of campers have some kind of tragic story to tell...
- Bob came from some abusive parents, and ran away from home before meeting Tina.
- Isaac was bullied harshly until the point he shut himself away from the world. And his girlfriend died.
- Peter lost his little sister, and his big brother bullys him.
- Tina lost her parents and the resulting bullying to her very nearly cost her life.
- Yuki got bullied and scarred from said bullies, leading to her hiding those scars away.
- First Day from Hell: Dana's first day as an intern involved a skeleton pirate rising from the grave, attempting to attack the campers.
- Mass "Oh, Crap!": Most of the campers (and interns) at the Party Challenge are like this, when they realize that they gotta care for a group of 5 to 6 year olds, most of them hyperactive, no less.
- Taken for Granite: Nearly the entire cast gets turned to stone when Ms. Gravlei storms the island armed with a petrification gun.
Fanfic / Total Drama Dictionary
Another alphabet- themed Total Drama fanfiction strikes again...Total Drama Dictionary is a Total Drama fanfic made by BaconBaka on Fanfiction Dot Net. It features 26 original characters of the Alphabet, from a mad scientist, an otaku, to a ventriloquist, and a potty mouth.The story can be found here. Tropes are down below.