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* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: Cattivik from earlier stories and strips was actually much more successful and threatening than his later appearence. For example, in one case he's shown entering into a villa, munching on a bone while implying that he ate the watchdogs and then chased the armed guards away for some post-meal exercise. In more recent adaptations, he's lucky to avoid being mauled by a single dog in the first place.


* LudicrousGibs: Cattivik often ends like this, only to scoop himself back together a few seconds later.
* TheMafia: Usually composed by two identical men with fedoras and moustache.

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* LudicrousGibs: Cattivik often ends up like this, only to scoop himself back together a few seconds later.
* TheMafia: Usually composed by of two identical men with fedoras and moustache.moustaches.



** Or when he mugs a normal-looking man who promptly reacta by beating him to a pulp in order to subvert a stereotype.
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Occasionally invoked whenever Cattivik's hijinks involved a celebrity.

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** Or when he mugs a normal-looking man who promptly reacta reacts by beating him to a pulp in order to subvert a stereotype.
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Occasionally invoked whenever Cattivik's hijinks involved involve a celebrity.



* NoFourthWall: Sometimes the loud introductions of the narrator rudely awakes Cattivik from his slumber. Sometimes Cattivik actually argues with the authors of the story.
* NoOneCouldSurviveThat: He survived to being clubbed, slashed, impaled, squashed, bisected, diced, shot, poisoned, eaten and even nuked.

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* NoFourthWall: Sometimes the narrator's loud introductions of the narrator rudely awakes wake Cattivik up from his slumber. Sometimes Sometimes, Cattivik actually argues with the authors of the story.
* NoOneCouldSurviveThat: He He's survived to being clubbed, slashed, impaled, squashed, bisected, diced, shot, poisoned, eaten and even nuked.



* RubeGoldbergDevice: Cattivik occasionally builds one, and a whole episode was dedicated [[OverlyLongGag to explain how one of them worked]].
* RunningGag: His stench, which is so strong it can cause even Mummies, zombies and monsters to puke.
* SequentialSymptomSyndrome: Cattivik spends the whole story suffering the infernal and disgusting symptoms of a virus as soon as the medic on television mentions them. He eventually tries to stop them by swallowing a whole truck of medicines, but it backfires horribly as the virus had exhausted his life cycle anyway.
* StatusQuoIsGod: No matter what happens to him, in the next story he's back on his feet in the sewers looking for another goal.
* SummonBiggerFish: With weapons in a hooligan themed episode: He first mug a large hooligan with a kitchen knife, and the guy just [[Film/CrocodileDundee pull out a huge knife and dice him.]] Then he try his luck against another hooligan (this time with a pistol), put the other one pulls out a ''rocket launcher''. The last time he attempted with a small cannon, but the "victim" was a small band of delinquents with [[RuleOfFunny ''a Tank!'']].
* TakeOurWordForIt: The blizzard episode where everything's white. At one point he runs into a colossal [[SceneryPorn Ice sculpture representing the October's Revolution and the assault on the Chzar's palace complete with horses, soldiers and any possible kind of minute decorations.]]
-->'''Cattivik''': "I'm shocked with awe and surprise! Is a pity that you can't see this!"
* TemptingFate: And it never miss a chance of biting him in the ass.
* ThoseWackyNazis: In one episode (a homage to ''Sturmtruppen'') Cattivik finds a group of really old, senile nazi soldiers who are unaware that the war is over.

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* RubeGoldbergDevice: Cattivik occasionally builds one, and a whole episode was dedicated [[OverlyLongGag to explain explaining how one of them worked]].
* RunningGag: His stench, which is so strong it can cause even Mummies, mummies, zombies and monsters to puke.
* SequentialSymptomSyndrome: Cattivik spends the whole an entire story suffering the infernal and disgusting symptoms of a virus as soon as the medic a doctor on television mentions them. He eventually tries to stop them by swallowing a whole truck truckload of medicines, but it backfires horribly as the virus had exhausted his its life cycle anyway.
* StatusQuoIsGod: No matter what happens to him, in the next story he's back on his feet in the sewers looking for on another goal.
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* SummonBiggerFish: With Done with weapons in a hooligan themed episode: episode. He first mug mugs a large hooligan with a kitchen knife, and the guy just [[Film/CrocodileDundee pull pulls out a huge knife and dice him.]] Then he try tries his luck against another hooligan (this time with a pistol), gun), put the other one pulls out a ''rocket launcher''. The last time he attempted attempts it with a small cannon, but the "victim" was is a small band of delinquents with [[RuleOfFunny ''a Tank!'']].
* TakeOurWordForIt: The blizzard episode where everything's white. At one point he runs into a colossal [[SceneryPorn Ice sculpture representing the October's Revolution and the assault on the Chzar's Czar's palace complete with horses, soldiers and any possible kind of minute decorations.]]
-->'''Cattivik''': "I'm shocked with awe and surprise! Is It's a pity that you can't see this!"
* TemptingFate: And it never miss misses a chance of biting to bite him in the ass.
* ThoseWackyNazis: In one episode (a (an homage to ''Sturmtruppen'') Cattivik finds a group of really old, senile nazi soldiers who are unaware that the war is over.



* [[WholesomeCrossdresser Wholesome]]/CreepyCrossdresser: Only once was voluntary, while the other times is usually part of an HumiliationConga.
* WrongParachuteGag: Subverted when the hero gets the wrong parachute but still manages to land safely on a plane (don't worry, ItMakesSenseInContext)
* YouAllLookFamiliar: The family members of the Solitomino (is actually the surname) have the same traits.

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* [[WholesomeCrossdresser Wholesome]]/CreepyCrossdresser: Only once was has it been voluntary, while the every other times is time it's usually part of an a HumiliationConga.
* WrongParachuteGag: Subverted when the hero gets the wrong parachute but still manages to land safely on a plane (don't worry, ItMakesSenseInContext)
ItMakesSenseInContext).
* YouAllLookFamiliar: The Solitomino's (actually his surname) family members of the Solitomino (is actually the surname) have share the same traits.


Cattivik is (was) an italian comic book created by Bonvi, well known for ''ComicBook/{{Sturmtruppen}}.'' It started as a parody of ''ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}'', another Italian comic. The main Character is an ugly [[BuffySpeak pear-shaped thing]] with a black suit that commits (or at least try) crimes, usually mugging people or by burglary, but is [[ButtMonkey always thwarted]] and suffers lots of HumiliationConga of all sorts.

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Cattivik is (was) an italian Italian comic book created by Bonvi, well known for ''ComicBook/{{Sturmtruppen}}.'' It started as a parody of ''ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}'', another Italian comic. The main Character is an ugly [[BuffySpeak pear-shaped thing]] with a black suit that commits crimes (or at least try) crimes, tries to), usually by mugging people or by burglary, but is [[ButtMonkey always thwarted]] and suffers lots of HumiliationConga of all sorts.



* AbhorrentAdmirer: "I Fanzinari Brufolosi" (the Zitty Fanboys) towards Cattivik and, in one story, a huge, ugly Fangirl who kidnaps Cattivik and force him to draw a story for her(which is a parody of Stephen King's Misery).

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: "I Fanzinari Brufolosi" (the Zitty Fanboys) towards Cattivik and, in one story, a huge, ugly Fangirl who kidnaps Cattivik and force forces him to draw a story for her(which her (which is a parody of Stephen King's Misery).



* BlackComedyRape: In one story he's captured by an amorous male Gorilla and he later comes back in lingerie, wig and bra. Sometimes he gets dragged away by some ugly women (or gay men) with amorous intents.

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* BlackComedyRape: In one story he's captured by an amorous male Gorilla and he later comes back in wearing lingerie, a wig and a bra. Sometimes he gets dragged away by some ugly women (or gay men) with amorous intents.



* ButtMonkey / IronButtmonkey: Every single time. Also his usual victim, the Solitomino (Everydayguy).
* CampGay: Stylist are portrayed this way. Also Prince Charming.
* CatchPhrase: "Uaz Uaz Uaz" (Cattivik traditional laugh). Also the words "Brivido, Terrore, Raccapriccio" (Chills, Terror and Bloodcurling) repeated at the start of each history.

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* ButtMonkey / IronButtmonkey: Every single time. Also his usual victim, the Solitomino (Everydayguy).
(Everyguy).
* CampGay: Stylist are is portrayed this way. Also Prince Charming.
* CatchPhrase: "Uaz Uaz Uaz" (Cattivik (Cattivik's traditional laugh). Also Also, the words "Brivido, Terrore, Raccapriccio" (Chills, Terror and Bloodcurling) Bloodcurdling) repeated at the start of each history.story.



* CrashingThroughTheHarem: Has this happen to him a couple of times, and both times gets savagely beaten for his trouble.
* CollectorOfTheStrange: "Battista il Collezionista" (which sounds like "Hector the Collector") IS this trope: names something, he collect it. Including rocks, lockets, couchs, fish, Muslim's erotic magazines, hounds, carnivorous plants, bombs and mines, weapons, blowpipes, hot air ballons, ropes, caves, gems and even ''experience''.
* DependingOnTheWriter: The art and his behaviour changes frequently.
* DoorDumb: The aptly-named story ''The Door'' had Cattivik trying and failing to open a door. In a mild subversion he both pulled and pushed, but then he escalated to all sorts of mad attempts (ending with a ''[[NukeEm nuke]]'') without even suspecting it was a sliding door. [[EpicFail The door remained closed]]. It was a sliding door ''not even locked''.

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* CrashingThroughTheHarem: Has this happen to him a couple of times, times and both times gets savagely beaten for his trouble.
* CollectorOfTheStrange: "Battista il Collezionista" (which sounds like "Hector the Collector") IS this trope: names something, you name it, he collect collects it. Including rocks, lockets, couchs, couches, fish, Muslim's erotic magazines, hounds, carnivorous plants, bombs and mines, weapons, blowpipes, hot air ballons, balloons, ropes, caves, gems and even ''experience''.
* DependingOnTheWriter: The art style and his Cattivik's general behaviour changes change frequently.
* DoorDumb: The aptly-named story ''The Door'' had Cattivik trying and failing to open a door. In a mild subversion he both pulled and pushed, but then he escalated to all sorts of mad attempts (ending with a ''[[NukeEm nuke]]'') without even suspecting it was could be a sliding door. [[EpicFail The door remained closed]]. It turned out it was a sliding door ''not and ''wasn't even locked''.



* ExitPursuedByABear: Actually never a bear, but also: an angry mob, crocodiles, hounds and sharks. In a particulary funny story he poisons (with the foul stench from the sewers) a ball party... of all kind of policemen and such. He almost get away in time.... only to be spotted and chased by a ludicrously large (about five whole panels) mob of policemen, firefighters, scouts, anti-riot troops, dog units and so on.
* {{Expy}}: Cattivik is one of ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}. The Everydayguy is one for Film/{{Fantozzi}}.
* ExtremeOmnivore: He can eat almost anything, but usually disgusting stuff, including salamander [[NauseaFuel filled with fly's eggs and fried in spider's grease]] with [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking origan.]]

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* ExitPursuedByABear: Actually never a bear, but also: rather an angry mob, crocodiles, hounds and sharks. In a particulary particularly funny story story, he poisons (with (using the foul stench from the sewers) a ball party...ball... of all kind of policemen and such. He almost get gets away in time.... only to be spotted and chased by a ludicrously large (about five whole panels) panels in size) mob of policemen, firefighters, scouts, anti-riot troops, dog units and so on.
* {{Expy}}: Cattivik is one of ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}. The Everydayguy Everyguy is one for Film/{{Fantozzi}}.
* ExtremeOmnivore: He can eat almost anything, but usually disgusting stuff, including a salamander [[NauseaFuel filled with fly's fly eggs and fried in spider's spider grease]] with [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking origan.oregano.]]



* FluffyTamer: He once considered to keep a gator as a pet, and in one story he managed to subvert his status as ButtMonkey by beating a large, mean gorilla to a pulp.

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* FluffyTamer: He once considered to keep keeping a gator as a pet, and in one story he managed to subvert his status as ButtMonkey by beating a large, mean gorilla to a pulp.



* GagBoobs: Used sometimes. Most notably in one story (where everything is white because of a [[strike:lazy artist]] strong blizzard) and he land from a great height on something soft and warm. Reveled to be the large bosom of a streetwalker. In one story he even ends up with two fake breast which looks like beach baloons (complete with the plug).
* GenderBender: In one story he ends up in the operative room of an hospital and is later seen with flowing blond hair,skirt and big breast.

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* GagBoobs: Used sometimes. Most notably in one story (where (in which everything is white because of a [[strike:lazy artist]] strong blizzard) and where he land lands from a great height on something soft and warm. Reveled This is revealed to be the large bosom of a streetwalker. In one story he even ends up with two fake breast breasts which looks look like beach baloons balls (complete with the plug).
* GenderBender: In one story he ends up in the operative operating room of an a hospital and is later seen with flowing blond hair,skirt hair, skirt and big breast.breasts.



* HiddenDepths: Even if Cattivik can barely read or write he can conjure weird contraptions or a {{Thememobile}} using only whatever junk he can find into the sewers he lives into.
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: It happens to him quite frequently.
* HumiliationConga: Being beaten to a pulp is quite common. Other fates include being thrown in jail, captured by a group of Boy Scouts, sealed somewhere, exposed as a freak , forced to work as a (female) prostitute and even got married to a CampGay stylist (as his bride, no less)

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* HiddenDepths: Even if though Cattivik can barely read or write write, he can conjure up weird contraptions or a {{Thememobile}} using only whatever junk he can find into in the sewers he lives into.
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* HoistByHisOwnPetard: It happens Happens to him quite frequently.
* HumiliationConga: Being beaten to a pulp is quite common. Other fates include being thrown in jail, captured by a group of Boy Scouts, sealed up somewhere, exposed as a freak , freak, forced to work as a (female) prostitute and even got married to a CampGay stylist (as his bride, no less)less).



* KnifeNut: He also like knives.

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* KnifeNut: He also like likes knives.



* LooksLikeOrlok: Surprisingly, in the Dracula parody story, the count "Nosfigatu" looks more like Nosferatu. And, is a even greater ButtMonkey than Cattivik himself.
* LowSpeedChase: In one story , Cattivik is chased by a stubborn carabiniere and the fast chase slowly declines to a walking pace, then to a agonizing crawl.

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* LooksLikeOrlok: Surprisingly, in the Dracula parody story, the count "Nosfigatu" looks more like Nosferatu. And, is a an even greater ButtMonkey than Cattivik himself.
* LowSpeedChase: In one story , story, Cattivik is chased by a stubborn carabiniere carabiniere, and the fast chase slowly declines to a walking pace, then to a agonizing an agonising crawl.


* SummonBiggerFish: With weapons in a hooligan themed episode: He first mug a large hooligan with a kitchen knife, and the guy just [[CrocodileDundee pull out a huge knife and dice him.]] Then he try his luck against another hooligan (this time with a pistol), put the other one pulls out a ''rocket launcher''. The last time he attempted with a small cannon, but the "victim" was a small band of delinquents with [[RuleOfFunny ''a Tank!'']].

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* SummonBiggerFish: With weapons in a hooligan themed episode: He first mug a large hooligan with a kitchen knife, and the guy just [[CrocodileDundee [[Film/CrocodileDundee pull out a huge knife and dice him.]] Then he try his luck against another hooligan (this time with a pistol), put the other one pulls out a ''rocket launcher''. The last time he attempted with a small cannon, but the "victim" was a small band of delinquents with [[RuleOfFunny ''a Tank!'']].


* {{Expy}}: Cattivik is one of Diabolik. The Everydayguy is one for Fantozzi.

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* {{Expy}}: Cattivik is one of Diabolik. ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}. The Everydayguy is one for Fantozzi.Film/{{Fantozzi}}.


** It happens to him from time to time. Subverted once where he flee screaming seeing a very tall, angry man who is actually a balloon wielded by a little kid.
** Or when he mug a normal-looking man who promptly react by beating him to a pulp in order to subvert a stereotype.

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** It happens to him from time to time. Subverted once where he flee flees screaming seeing a very tall, angry man who is actually a balloon wielded by a little kid.
** Or when he mug mugs a normal-looking man who promptly react reacta by beating him to a pulp in order to subvert a stereotype.



* NoFourthWall: Sometimes the loud introductions of the narrator rudely awakes Cattivik from his slumber. Sometimes,Cattivik actually argues with the authors of the story.

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* NoFourthWall: Sometimes the loud introductions of the narrator rudely awakes Cattivik from his slumber. Sometimes,Cattivik Sometimes Cattivik actually argues with the authors of the story.


Cattivik is (was) an italian comic book created by Bonvi, well known for ''ComicBook/{{Sturmtruppen}}.'' It started as a parody of ''ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}'', another Italian comic. The main Character is an ugly pear-shaped thing with a black suit that commits (or at least try) crimes, usually mugging people or by burglary, but is [[ButtMonkey always thwarted]] and suffers lots of HumiliationConga of all sorts.

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Cattivik is (was) an italian comic book created by Bonvi, well known for ''ComicBook/{{Sturmtruppen}}.'' It started as a parody of ''ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}'', another Italian comic. The main Character is an ugly [[BuffySpeak pear-shaped thing thing]] with a black suit that commits (or at least try) crimes, usually mugging people or by burglary, but is [[ButtMonkey always thwarted]] and suffers lots of HumiliationConga of all sorts.


* ButtMonkey: Every single time. Also his usual victim, the Solitomino (Everydayguy).

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* ButtMonkey: ButtMonkey / IronButtmonkey: Every single time. Also his usual victim, the Solitomino (Everydayguy).


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* TheChewToy: Cattivik, oh so much.


Cattivik is (was) an italian comic book created by Bonvi, well known for ''{{Sturmtruppen}}.'' It started as a parody of ''ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}'', another Italian comic. The main Character is an ugly pear-shaped thing with a black suit that commits (or at least try) crimes, usually mugging people or by burglary, but is [[ButtMonkey always thwarted]] and suffers lots of HumiliationConga of all sorts.

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Cattivik is (was) an italian comic book created by Bonvi, well known for ''{{Sturmtruppen}}.''ComicBook/{{Sturmtruppen}}.'' It started as a parody of ''ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}'', another Italian comic. The main Character is an ugly pear-shaped thing with a black suit that commits (or at least try) crimes, usually mugging people or by burglary, but is [[ButtMonkey always thwarted]] and suffers lots of HumiliationConga of all sorts.


* Expy: Cattivik is one of Diabolik. The Everydayguy is one for Fantozzi.

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* Expy: {{Expy}}: Cattivik is one of Diabolik. The Everydayguy is one for Fantozzi.



* ShallowParody: Of Diabolik at first and later of various other works.

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Cattivik is (was) an italian comic book created by Bonvi, well known for ''{{Sturmtruppen}}.'' It started as a parody of ''ComicBook/{{Diabolik}}'', another Italian comic. The main Character is an ugly pear-shaped thing with a black suit that commits (or at least try) crimes, usually mugging people or by burglary, but is [[ButtMonkey always thwarted]] and suffers lots of HumiliationConga of all sorts.

Its humour is often based on parody, fart and burp jokes and ludicrous violence, frequent parodies of Italian politicians, and politically incorrect jokes.

In 2008 an animated series was made, based on some episodes of the comic.
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!!Cattivik contains examples of:
* AbsurdlySharpClaws: Played for laughs when the title character gets cut to ribbons by a lion.
* AbhorrentAdmirer: "I Fanzinari Brufolosi" (the Zitty Fanboys) towards Cattivik and, in one story, a huge, ugly Fangirl who kidnaps Cattivik and force him to draw a story for her(which is a parody of Stephen King's Misery).
* {{Antihero}}: Cattivik, even if he is more like a VillainProtagonist.
* BankRobbery: Often attempted, rarely successful.
* {{BFG}}: He sometimes wields large guns in his misfits.
* BlackComedyRape: In one story he's captured by an amorous male Gorilla and he later comes back in lingerie, wig and bra. Sometimes he gets dragged away by some ugly women (or gay men) with amorous intents.
* BookDumb: It is implied several times that Cattivik never had a proper education, and yet he's able to build complex machines using scrapped material.
* ButtMonkey: Every single time. Also his usual victim, the Solitomino (Everydayguy).
* CampGay: Stylist are portrayed this way. Also Prince Charming.
* CatchPhrase: "Uaz Uaz Uaz" (Cattivik traditional laugh). Also the words "Brivido, Terrore, Raccapriccio" (Chills, Terror and Bloodcurling) repeated at the start of each history.
* ComedicSociopathy: It usually derives from Cattivik's AmusingInjuries.
* CrapsackWorld
* CrashingThroughTheHarem: Has this happen to him a couple of times, and both times gets savagely beaten for his trouble.
* CollectorOfTheStrange: "Battista il Collezionista" (which sounds like "Hector the Collector") IS this trope: names something, he collect it. Including rocks, lockets, couchs, fish, Muslim's erotic magazines, hounds, carnivorous plants, bombs and mines, weapons, blowpipes, hot air ballons, ropes, caves, gems and even ''experience''.
* DependingOnTheWriter: The art and his behaviour changes frequently.
* DoorDumb: The aptly-named story ''The Door'' had Cattivik trying and failing to open a door. In a mild subversion he both pulled and pushed, but then he escalated to all sorts of mad attempts (ending with a ''[[NukeEm nuke]]'') without even suspecting it was a sliding door. [[EpicFail The door remained closed]]. It was a sliding door ''not even locked''.
* DropTheHammer: He wields a trusty wooden hammer. Sometimes a large, steel one.
* ExitPursuedByABear: Actually never a bear, but also: an angry mob, crocodiles, hounds and sharks. In a particulary funny story he poisons (with the foul stench from the sewers) a ball party... of all kind of policemen and such. He almost get away in time.... only to be spotted and chased by a ludicrously large (about five whole panels) mob of policemen, firefighters, scouts, anti-riot troops, dog units and so on.
* Expy: Cattivik is one of Diabolik. The Everydayguy is one for Fantozzi.
* ExtremeOmnivore: He can eat almost anything, but usually disgusting stuff, including salamander [[NauseaFuel filled with fly's eggs and fried in spider's grease]] with [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking origan.]]
* FamilyUnfriendlyViolence: Very often.
* FanDisservice: Whenever he appears naked. Also many female characters are quite ugly.
* FatBastard: Cattivik.
* FireAndBrimstoneHell: And he managed to escape from it... by [[EarthShatteringKaboom the Etna Volcano....]]
* FluffyTamer: He once considered to keep a gator as a pet, and in one story he managed to subvert his status as ButtMonkey by beating a large, mean gorilla to a pulp.
* FunetikAksent: In an exaggeration of Milan's dialect, Cattivik often omits the last vowel of each word.
* GagBoobs: Used sometimes. Most notably in one story (where everything is white because of a [[strike:lazy artist]] strong blizzard) and he land from a great height on something soft and warm. Reveled to be the large bosom of a streetwalker. In one story he even ends up with two fake breast which looks like beach baloons (complete with the plug).
* GenderBender: In one story he ends up in the operative room of an hospital and is later seen with flowing blond hair,skirt and big breast.
* {{Gonk}}: Many people in the comic.
* GroinAttack: Often.
* {{Hammerspace}}: That or his leotard is really spacious.
* HiddenDepths: Even if Cattivik can barely read or write he can conjure weird contraptions or a {{Thememobile}} using only whatever junk he can find into the sewers he lives into.
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: It happens to him quite frequently.
* HumiliationConga: Being beaten to a pulp is quite common. Other fates include being thrown in jail, captured by a group of Boy Scouts, sealed somewhere, exposed as a freak , forced to work as a (female) prostitute and even got married to a CampGay stylist (as his bride, no less)
* HyperspaceArsenal: From spoons to howitzers.
* IneffectualSympatheticVillain: Guess who.
* JerkAss: Cattivik. Also some minor characters, like other punks or the Skinheads.
* KarmaHoudini: Usually the other delinquents or characters who trick Cattivik.
* KnifeNut: He also like knives.
* LivingCrashpad: Happens twice in the same story. The first time he lands on something "bouncy" [[GagBoobs revealed to be the breasts of a prostitute]]. Later he's sent flying again and this time lands on something soft and hairy, revealed to be the back of a polar bear in the zoo.
* LooksLikeOrlok: Surprisingly, in the Dracula parody story, the count "Nosfigatu" looks more like Nosferatu. And, is a even greater ButtMonkey than Cattivik himself.
* LowSpeedChase: In one story , Cattivik is chased by a stubborn carabiniere and the fast chase slowly declines to a walking pace, then to a agonizing crawl.
* LudicrousGibs: Cattivik often ends like this, only to scoop himself back together a few seconds later.
* TheMafia: Usually composed by two identical men with fedoras and moustache.
* MuggingTheMonster:
** It happens to him from time to time. Subverted once where he flee screaming seeing a very tall, angry man who is actually a balloon wielded by a little kid.
** Or when he mug a normal-looking man who promptly react by beating him to a pulp in order to subvert a stereotype.
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Occasionally invoked whenever Cattivik's hijinks involved a celebrity.
* NonHumanSidekick: His rats.
* NoFourthWall: Sometimes the loud introductions of the narrator rudely awakes Cattivik from his slumber. Sometimes,Cattivik actually argues with the authors of the story.
* NoOneCouldSurviveThat: He survived to being clubbed, slashed, impaled, squashed, bisected, diced, shot, poisoned, eaten and even nuked.
* PoliticallyIncorrectHero: Let's just say the whole comic.
* RefugeInAudacity
* RubeGoldbergDevice: Cattivik occasionally builds one, and a whole episode was dedicated [[OverlyLongGag to explain how one of them worked]].
* RunningGag: His stench, which is so strong it can cause even Mummies, zombies and monsters to puke.
* SequentialSymptomSyndrome: Cattivik spends the whole story suffering the infernal and disgusting symptoms of a virus as soon as the medic on television mentions them. He eventually tries to stop them by swallowing a whole truck of medicines, but it backfires horribly as the virus had exhausted his life cycle anyway.
* ShallowParody: Of Diabolik at first and later of various other works.
* StatusQuoIsGod: No matter what happens to him, in the next story he's back on his feet in the sewers looking for another goal.
* SummonBiggerFish: With weapons in a hooligan themed episode: He first mug a large hooligan with a kitchen knife, and the guy just [[CrocodileDundee pull out a huge knife and dice him.]] Then he try his luck against another hooligan (this time with a pistol), put the other one pulls out a ''rocket launcher''. The last time he attempted with a small cannon, but the "victim" was a small band of delinquents with [[RuleOfFunny ''a Tank!'']].
* TakeOurWordForIt: The blizzard episode where everything's white. At one point he runs into a colossal [[SceneryPorn Ice sculpture representing the October's Revolution and the assault on the Chzar's palace complete with horses, soldiers and any possible kind of minute decorations.]]
-->'''Cattivik''': "I'm shocked with awe and surprise! Is a pity that you can't see this!"
* TemptingFate: And it never miss a chance of biting him in the ass.
* ThoseWackyNazis: In one episode (a homage to ''Sturmtruppen'') Cattivik finds a group of really old, senile nazi soldiers who are unaware that the war is over.
* ThrowTheDogABone: In at least a couple episodes (both involving a psychiatrist) he manages to finally steal something without getting torn to pieces.
* [[WholesomeCrossdresser Wholesome]]/CreepyCrossdresser: Only once was voluntary, while the other times is usually part of an HumiliationConga.
* WrongParachuteGag: Subverted when the hero gets the wrong parachute but still manages to land safely on a plane (don't worry, ItMakesSenseInContext)
* YouAllLookFamiliar: The family members of the Solitomino (is actually the surname) have the same traits.
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