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[[center:[-[[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePants Main Character Index]] | '''Main Characters''' | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsSpongeBobSquarePants [=SpongeBob SquarePants=]]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsPatrickStar Patrick Star]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsSquidwardTentacles Squidward Tentacles]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsMrKrabs Mr. Krabs]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsRecurringCharacters Recurring Characters]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsMinorCharacters Minor Characters]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsMovieCharacters Movie Characters]]]]-]

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[[center:[-[[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePants Main Character Index]] | '''Main Characters''' | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsSpongeBobSquarePants [=SpongeBob SquarePants=]]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsPatrickStar Patrick Star]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsSquidwardTentacles Squidward Tentacles]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsMrKrabs Mr. Krabs]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsRecurringCharacters Recurring Characters]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsMinorCharacters Minor Characters]] | [[Characters/SpongeBobSquarePantsMovieCharacters Movie Characters]]]]-]Characters]] | [[Characters/SpongebobSquarepantsVideoGameCharacters Video Game Characters]] ]]-]

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* XanatosSpeedChess: He's been shown to be quite adept at this in TheMovie, where he quickly comes up with a last ditch scheme [[DidYouJustScamCthulhu to put a mind-control bucket on]] [[PhysicalGod King Neptune's]] head to kill Spongebob and Patrick.
-->'''Spongebob:''' Sorry to rain on your parade, Plankton.\\
'''Plankton:''' Oh, my parade will be quite dry under my '''''[[LastDitchMove UMBRELLA]]'''''!


* DemotedToExtra: She appears much less in the later seasons compared to the earlier seasons. Seasons 7, 8 and 9 attempt to avert this.

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* DemotedToExtra: She appears much Sandy appeared significantly less in from Season 3 onwards, being more of a recurring supporting character than the later main character she was originally billed as. Later seasons compared to the earlier seasons. Seasons 7, 8 and 9 attempt have attempted to avert this.this, with seasons 8, 9 and 11 in particular giving her plenty of [[ADayInTheLimelight focus episodes]].


* AffectionateNickname: He calls [=SpongeBob=] "[=PapaBob=]" in "Chatterbox Gary" when he gets a translator for his meows. SpongeBob also calls him "Gare Bear" quite often.

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* AffectionateNickname: He calls [=SpongeBob=] "[=PapaBob=]" in "Chatterbox Gary" when he gets a translator for his meows. SpongeBob [=SpongeBob=] also calls him "Gare Bear" quite often.

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* ConnectedAllAlong: "Rule of Dumb" reveals he and Patrick are ''cousins''.


* CharacterizationMarchesOn: Her scientific nature wasn't shown as much in the pre-movie era. It wasn't until Season 4 that her inventor personality was established.



* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: Her scientific nature wasn't shown as much in the pre-movie era. It wasn't until Season 4 that her inventor personality was established.


* EarlyInstallmentCharacterDesignDifference: She was only seen in wall form until season 2.

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* EarlyInstallmentCharacterDesignDifference: She was only seen in wall form until the first movie and season 2.4.



* EarlyInstallementWeirdness: Her scientific nature wasn't shown as much in the pre-movie era. It wasn't until Season 4 that her inventor personality was established.

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* EarlyInstallementWeirdness: EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: Her scientific nature wasn't shown as much in the pre-movie era. It wasn't until Season 4 that her inventor personality was established.


* EarlyInstallmentCharacterDesignDifference: In the first season, her tail wasn't outside her suit, and the patch on her suit was three black dots instead of her signature acorn.
* EarlyInstallementWeirdness: Her scientific nature wasn't shown as much in the pre-movie era. It wasn't until Season 4 that her inventor personality was established.



* JerkassBall: In "Dumped", where he decides to stay with Patrick (who himself also grasps the Jerkass Ball in this episode) despite [=SpongeBob=] blatantly showing his depression over being separated from him.

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* JerkassBall: In "Dumped", where he decides to stay with Patrick (who himself also grasps the Jerkass Ball in this episode) despite [=SpongeBob=] blatantly showing his depression over being separated from him. Subverted however, as he only interested in the cookie in Patrick's pocket.


* AffectionateNickname: He calls [=SpongeBob=] "[=PapaBob=]" in "Chatterbox Gary" when he gets a translator for his meows.

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* AffectionateNickname: He calls [=SpongeBob=] "[=PapaBob=]" in "Chatterbox Gary" when he gets a translator for his meows. SpongeBob also calls him "Gare Bear" quite often.

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* SecondaryColorNemesis: A green copepod with a yellow eye who happens to be Mr. Krabs' ArchEnemy and the BigBad of the series.


** Even after his scheme to steal the formula is quickly thwarted, Plankton has no qualms about helping [=SpongeBob=]'s friends set up a birthday party for [=SpongeBob=] in "[=SpongeBob=]'s Big Birthday Blowout".



--> '''Plankton: ♪F is for fire that burns down the whole town, U is for uranium... bombs! N is for no survivors, when you-♪''

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--> '''Plankton: -->'''Plankton: ♪F is for fire that burns down the whole town, U is for uranium... bombs! N is for no survivors, when you-♪''


** Same goes for her friendship with Patrick, although they rarely interact one-on-one and Patrick usually only goes to her house as [=SpongeBob=]'s tagalong, plus Patrick can be pretty creepy and vexatious around her.

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** Same goes for her friendship with Patrick, although they rarely interact one-on-one and Patrick usually only goes to her house as [=SpongeBob=]'s tagalong, plus Patrick can be pretty creepy and vexatious around her.tagalong. Despite their differences, they seem to get along well enough despite some disagreements regarding their vast difference in intellect.



* TeamMom: Unlike most other OnlySaneMan characters on the show, who are usually {{Jerkass}}es, Sandy has shown herself able to deliver logic and reason to [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick constructively and in a way that doesn't come off as abrasive. Her rationality can make her quite nurturing to the duo, although at times, she zigzags between this and a CoolBigSis to [=SpongeBob=], while to a StalkerWithACrush victim to Patrick (who's shown to be rather creepy and harassing when interacting with her one-on-one).

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* TeamMom: Unlike most other OnlySaneMan characters on the show, who are usually {{Jerkass}}es, Sandy has shown herself able to deliver logic and reason to [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick constructively and in a way that doesn't come off as abrasive. Her rationality can make her quite nurturing to the duo, although at times, she zigzags between this and a CoolBigSis to [=SpongeBob=], while to a StalkerWithACrush victim to Patrick (who's shown to be rather creepy and harassing when interacting with her one-on-one).


* SlasherSmile: He's particularly fond of these when one of his plans is actually working. [[https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/spongebob/images/c/c7/Creep.jpg/revision/latest?cb=20170603230848 He lets off an especially terrifying one with fangs]] near the climax of ''WesternAnimation/TheSpongebobSquarepantsMovie'' [[spoiler:when Neptune is about to kill Mr. Krabs]].

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* SlasherSmile: He's particularly fond of these when one of his plans is actually working. [[https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/spongebob/images/c/c7/Creep.jpg/revision/latest?cb=20170603230848 jpg He lets off an especially terrifying one with fangs]] near the climax of ''WesternAnimation/TheSpongebobSquarepantsMovie'' [[spoiler:when Neptune is about to kill Mr. Krabs]].


* VillainsOutShopping: In different episodes, he's shown doing such activities as watching TV ("The Inside Job"), buying baby clothes ("Spy Buddies"), and [[SmartPeoplePlayChess playing chess with Sandy]] ("Mimic Madness") when not plotting to steal the Krabby Patty formula.

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* VillainsOutShopping: In different episodes, he's shown doing such activities as watching TV ("The Inside Job"), buying baby clothes ("Spy Buddies"), Job") and [[SmartPeoplePlayChess playing chess with Sandy]] ("Mimic Madness") when not plotting to steal the Krabby Patty formula.


* RedOniBlueOni: The blue to Krabs' red.

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* %%* RedOniBlueOni: The blue to Krabs' red.

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