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* ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfSpyro'': ''VideoGame/SpyroAHerosTail'' has Blink the Mole, the Professor's nephew, a hyperactive, "fresh-air-a-phobic" sidekick with great digging abilities. The Professor himself isn't a mole miner, though; just a scientist who happened to be an anthropomorphic mole.
* ''VideoGame/MegaManZX'': Flammole the Moleroid.

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* ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfSpyro'': ''VideoGame/SpyroAHerosTail'' has Blink the Mole, the Professor's nephew, a hyperactive, "fresh-air-a-phobic" sidekick with great digging abilities. The Professor himself isn't a mole miner, though; just a scientist who happened to be an anthropomorphic mole.
* %%* ''VideoGame/MegaManZX'': Flammole the Moleroid.


* ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'': Spelunk from "[[Recap/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehogS01E02SubterraneanSonic Subterranean Sonic]]'' is one of these, and he doesn't take kindly to outsiders stealing his treasure. While Sonic and Tails don't have any intention of doing so, Dr. Robotnik certainly does.

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Spelunk from "[[Recap/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehogS01E02SubterraneanSonic Subterranean Sonic]]'' is one of these, and he doesn't take kindly to outsiders stealing his treasure. While Sonic and Tails don't have any intention of doing so, Dr. Robotnik certainly does.does.
** In "[[Recap/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehogS01E53HoneyIShrunkTheHedgehog Honey, I Shrunk the Hedgehog]]", Sonic and Tails work alongside an entire team of these in a coal mine. [=McMole=] is their leader.


* The books based on Creator/{{CBBC}}'s 1980s mascot Gordon T. Gopher made much of his burrowing skills, which generally didn't come up when he was squeaking at Philip Schofield between ''Series/{{Bananaman}}'' and ''Series/GrangeHill''.

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* The books based on Creator/{{CBBC}}'s 1980s mascot Gordon T. Gopher made much of his burrowing skills, which generally didn't come up when he was squeaking at Philip Schofield between ''Series/{{Bananaman}}'' ''ComicStrip/{{Bananaman}}'' and ''Series/GrangeHill''.


* ''Literature/ChroniclesOFNarnia'' have several examples of Talking Moles especially given to digging

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* In ''VideoGame/McDonaldsTreasureLandAdventure'', in the [[LocomotiveLevel Circus Train level]], these are present as enemies in the coal cars. They are dressed in mining helmets and goggles, and attack Ronald with their pickaxes.



* ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'': Spelunk from "Subterranean Sonic'' is one of these, and he doesn't take kindly to outsiders stealing his treasure. While Sonic and Tails don't have any intention of doing so, Dr. Robotnik certainly does.

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* ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'': Spelunk from "Subterranean Sonic'' "[[Recap/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehogS01E02SubterraneanSonic Subterranean Sonic]]'' is one of these, and he doesn't take kindly to outsiders stealing his treasure. While Sonic and Tails don't have any intention of doing so, Dr. Robotnik certainly does.


* [[Animation/TheLittleMole ''Krtek'']] or ''Krteček'' (meaning "mole" and "little mole" respectively), invented by the [[UsefulNotes/TheCzechRepublic Czech]] animator Zdeněk Miler, is a cute little [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin mole]] and is often seen with a shovel in his hands.

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* [[Animation/TheLittleMole ''Krtek'']] or ''Krteček'' ''Animation/TheLittleMole'': Krteček (meaning "mole" and "little mole" respectively), invented by the [[UsefulNotes/TheCzechRepublic Czech]] animator Zdeněk Miler, is a cute little [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin mole]] and is often seen with a shovel in his hands.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheLionKing1994'': A gopher delivers "news from the underground".



* On ''WesternAnimation/{{The Lion King|1994}}'', a gopher delivers "news from the underground".



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* Speckles from ''Film/GForce'', [[spoiler:who turns out to be, yes, TheMole.]]
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* All moles in the ''Literature/{{Redwall}}'' series are experts at tunneling. Even Axtel Sturnclaw, who wanders around smashing vermin with a giant hammer.
* The mole who wants to marry Literature/{{Thumbelina}}.
* Moley from ''Literature/TheWindInTheWillows''. He likes nothing better than the cozy safety of his burrow.



* ''Literature/{{Redwall}}'': All moles are experts at tunneling. Even Axtel Sturnclaw, who wanders around smashing vermin with a giant hammer.
%%* ''Literature/{{Thumbelina}}'': The mole who wants to marry Thumbelina.
* ''Literature/TheWindInTheWillows'': Moley, who likes nothing better than the cozy safety of his burrow.



* The Moles from Whack-A-Mole all wear the miner's helmets.

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* The Moles from Whack-A-Mole all wear the miner's helmets.



* Monty Mole from ''VideoGame/SuperMarioWorld''.
** ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros3'' featured Rocky Wrenches, which resemble reptilian moles that threw [[WrenchWhack wrenches]] at either Mario or Luigi.
* Another VideoGame/MontyMole, who in fact even ''worked'' as a miner, was the titular character of a series of computer games by Gremlin Graphics.
* The citizens of Moleville in ''VideoGame/SuperMarioRPG''
* Mr. Resetti from the ''VideoGame/AnimalCrossing'' games, a mole in a miner outfit who pesters the player every time they reset the game.
* The moles from the ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfSpyro'' trilogy.
** Earlier Spyro game, ''[[https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/VideoGame/SpyroAHerosTail A Hero's Tail]]'', had Blink the Mole, the Professor's nephew, who was a hyperactive, "fresh-air-a-phobic" sidekick with great digging abilities. The Professor himself isn't a mole miner, though; just a scientist who happened to be an anthropomorphic mole.
* A dungeon of ''VideoGame/LastScenario'', the "Possessed Mine", contains these as random encounters.
* ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountryReturns'': mole miners in the Mine World, who attack with [[PowerfulPick pickaxes]]. Mole Miner Max is the boss of that world as well.
* He's supposed to be a ''groundhog'', but Bonaparte from ''VideoGame/SuikodenII'', despite being some kind of horrible monster, is effectively a mole with a glandular problem.

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* Monty Mole from ''VideoGame/SuperMarioWorld''.
** ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros3'' featured Rocky Wrenches, which resemble reptilian
''VideoGame/AgeOfWonders'': Giant moles that threw [[WrenchWhack wrenches]] at either Mario or Luigi.
* Another VideoGame/MontyMole, who in fact even ''worked''
are just animals, but they are domesticated by Dwarves to serve as a miner, was the titular character of a series of computer games by Gremlin Graphics.
both [[HorseOfADifferentColor mounts]] and [[DrillTank tunnel-diggers]].
* The citizens of Moleville in ''VideoGame/SuperMarioRPG''
*
''VideoGame/AnimalCrossing'': Mr. Resetti from the ''VideoGame/AnimalCrossing'' games, is a mole in a miner outfit who pesters the player every time they reset the game.
* The moles from the ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfSpyro'' trilogy.
** Earlier Spyro game, ''[[https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/VideoGame/SpyroAHerosTail A Hero's Tail]]'', had Blink the Mole, the Professor's nephew, who was a hyperactive, "fresh-air-a-phobic" sidekick with great digging abilities. The Professor himself isn't a mole miner, though; just a scientist who happened to be an anthropomorphic mole.
* A dungeon of ''VideoGame/LastScenario'', the "Possessed Mine", contains these as random encounters.
%%* ''VideoGame/BanjoKazooie'' has Bottles and his soldiering brother Jamjar.
* ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountryReturns'': mole Mole miners appear in the Mine World, who and attack with [[PowerfulPick pickaxes]]. Mole Miner Max is the boss of that world as well.
* He's supposed to be a ''groundhog'', but Bonaparte from ''VideoGame/SuikodenII'', despite being some kind of horrible monster, is effectively a mole ''VideoGame/DragonQuest'' has Mischievous Moles and variations thereof as common enemies. They all attack with a glandular problem.wooden shovel they carry in their hand. At one point in ''VideoGame/DragonQuestVIII'', you have to travel through a system of their tunnels.



* In ''VideoGame/AgeOfWonders'', (both [[http://aow.heavengames.com/units/unitstats_dwarf_ts.shtml#Dwarf-Mole first]] and [[http://aow2.heavengames.com/gameinfo/units/dwarves.shtml#mole second]]) giant moles are just animals, but they are domesticated by Dwarves to serve as both [[HorseOfADifferentColor mounts]] and [[DrillTank tunnel-diggers]].
* Muddy Mole, the player character of ''VideoGame/MoleMania''.
* The ''VideoGame/BanjoKazooie'' series has Bottles and his soldiering brother Jamjar.
* ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' has Drilbur and Excadrill. Diglett and Dugtrio also have mole-like characteristics.
* Flammole the Moleroid from ''VideoGame/MegaManZX''.
* In ''Rolo to the Rescue'', the mole's special ability is tunneling through ground with a spade. Miner's helmet? Check.
* An AmbiguouslyHuman example (given the presence of {{Funny Animal}}s in the setting), Mole Knight from ''VideoGame/ShovelKnight'' is a mole-themed knight that can [[FastTunnelling fast-tunnel]] through the ground and has a personal goal to excavate the Lost City.
* The ''VideoGame/DragonQuest'' series has Mischievous Moles and variations thereof as common enemies. They all attack with a wooden shovel they carry in their hand. At one point in ''VideoGame/DragonQuestVIII'', you have to travel through a system of their tunnels.

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* In ''VideoGame/AgeOfWonders'', (both [[http://aow.heavengames.com/units/unitstats_dwarf_ts.shtml#Dwarf-Mole first]] and [[http://aow2.heavengames.com/gameinfo/units/dwarves.shtml#mole second]]) giant moles are ''VideoGame/LastScenario'': One dungeon, the Possessed Mine, contains these as random encounters.
* ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfSpyro'': ''VideoGame/SpyroAHerosTail'' has Blink the Mole, the Professor's nephew, a hyperactive, "fresh-air-a-phobic" sidekick with great digging abilities. The Professor himself isn't a mole miner, though;
just animals, but they are domesticated by Dwarves a scientist who happened to serve as both [[HorseOfADifferentColor mounts]] and [[DrillTank tunnel-diggers]].
be an anthropomorphic mole.
* ''VideoGame/MegaManZX'': Flammole the Moleroid.
%%* ''VideoGame/MoleMania'':
Muddy Mole, the player character.
* ''VideoGame/MontyMole'': The titular
character of ''VideoGame/MoleMania''.
* The ''VideoGame/BanjoKazooie'' series has Bottles and his soldiering brother Jamjar.
*
works as a miner.
%%*
''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' has Drilbur and Excadrill. Diglett and Dugtrio also have mole-like characteristics.
* Flammole the Moleroid from ''VideoGame/MegaManZX''.
* In ''Rolo to the Rescue'', the
''VideoGame/RoloToTheRescue'': The mole's special ability is tunneling through ground with a spade. Miner's helmet? Check.
* ''VideoGame/ShovelKnight'': An AmbiguouslyHuman example (given the presence of {{Funny Animal}}s in the setting), Mole Knight from ''VideoGame/ShovelKnight'' is a mole-themed knight that can [[FastTunnelling fast-tunnel]] through the ground and has a personal goal to excavate the Lost City.
* The ''VideoGame/DragonQuest'' series has Mischievous ''VideoGame/SuperMarioWorld'':
** Monty
Moles and variations thereof as common enemies. They all are mole-like enemies who burrow underground before pooping up to attack Mario.
** ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros3'' featured Rocky Wrenches, which resemble reptilian moles that threw [[WrenchWhack wrenches]] at either Mario or Luigi.
* ''VideoGame/SuikodenII'': He's supposed to be a ''groundhog'', but Bonaparte, despite being some kind of horrible monster, is effectively a mole
with a wooden shovel they carry in their hand. At one point in ''VideoGame/DragonQuestVIII'', you have to travel through a system of their tunnels.glandular problem.



* There's Gopher in Disney's ''Franchise/WinnieThePooh''.

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%%* ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresFromTheBookOfVirtues'': Aristotle.
* There's Gopher in Disney's ''Franchise/WinnieThePooh''.''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'': Spelunk from "Subterranean Sonic'' is one of these, and he doesn't take kindly to outsiders stealing his treasure. While Sonic and Tails don't have any intention of doing so, Dr. Robotnik certainly does.



* The Goofy Gophers from ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes''.
* WesternAnimation/BugsBunny is also fond of tunneling, often taking the WrongTurnAtAlbuquerque.
* A gopher often pesters Pluto in the WesternAnimation/ClassicDisneyShorts. In one cartoon he uses Pluto's buried bones as support beams for his tunnels. In another, he ends up trapped inside Minnie's house and tunnels under the shag carpeting.
* Aristotle from ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresFromTheBookOfVirtues''.
* Mole from ''WesternAnimation/MrBogus''.
* In the ''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'' episode "Planet of the Cats", when Danger Mouse and Penfold are going through the sewers, they meet up with a mole who wears a miner helmet and speaks with a [[OopNorth Yorkshire accent]].
* One of the minor villains from ''WesternAnimation/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1987'' was a mutant mole named Dirtbag, who dressed like a miner and was even armed with a pickaxe.
* Spelunk from the ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'' episode, "Subterranean Sonic'' is one of these, and he doesn't take kindly to outsiders stealing his treasure. While Sonic and Tails don't have any intention of doing so, Dr. Robotnik certainly does.

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* The Goofy Gophers from ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes''.
* WesternAnimation/BugsBunny is also fond of tunneling, often taking the WrongTurnAtAlbuquerque.
*
''WesternAnimation/ClassicDisneyShorts'': A gopher often pesters Pluto in the WesternAnimation/ClassicDisneyShorts.Pluto. In one cartoon he uses Pluto's buried bones as support beams for his tunnels. In another, he ends up trapped inside Minnie's house and tunnels under the shag carpeting.
* Aristotle from ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresFromTheBookOfVirtues''.
* Mole from ''WesternAnimation/MrBogus''.
*
''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'': In the ''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'' episode "Planet of the Cats", when Danger Mouse and Penfold are going through the sewers, they meet up with a mole who wears a miner helmet and speaks with a [[OopNorth Yorkshire accent]].
%%* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'': The Goofy Gophers.
* ''WesternAnimation/MrBogus'': Mole.
* ''WesternAnimation/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1987'':
One of the minor villains from ''WesternAnimation/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1987'' was is a mutant mole named Dirtbag, who dressed dresses like a miner and was even is armed with a pickaxe.
* Spelunk from ''Franchise/WinnieThePooh'': Gopher is an anthropomorphic, well, gopher usually depicted as living in a system of mineshafts dug beneath the ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'' episode, "Subterranean Sonic'' is one of these, Hundred-Acre Wood and he doesn't take kindly to outsiders stealing his treasure. While Sonic acting like a stereotypical, pickaxe-toting and Tails don't have any intention of doing so, Dr. Robotnik certainly does.helmet-wearing miner.





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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheRescuers'' one of the swamp volunteers is a mole with a miner's cap.
* On ''WesternAnimation/{{The Lion King|1994}}'', a gopher delivers "news from the underground".
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* In ''Disney/TheRescuers'' one of the swamp volunteers is a mole with a miner's cap.
* On ''Disney/TheLionKing'', a gopher delivers "news from the underground".



** WesternAnimation/BugsBunny is also fond of tunneling, often taking the WrongTurnAtAlbuquerque.

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** * WesternAnimation/BugsBunny is also fond of tunneling, often taking the WrongTurnAtAlbuquerque.





* An AmbiguouslyHuman example (given the presence of {{Beast M|an}}en in the setting), Mole Knight from ''VideoGame/ShovelKnight'' is a mole-themed knight that can [[FastTunnelling fast-tunnel]] through the ground and has a personal goal to excavate the Lost City.

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* An AmbiguouslyHuman example (given the presence of {{Beast M|an}}en {{Funny Animal}}s in the setting), Mole Knight from ''VideoGame/ShovelKnight'' is a mole-themed knight that can [[FastTunnelling fast-tunnel]] through the ground and has a personal goal to excavate the Lost City.




































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* Spelunk from the ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'' episode, "Subterranean Sonic'' is one of these, and he doesn't take kindly to outsiders stealing his treasure. While Sonic and Tails don't have any intention of doing so, Dr. Robotnik certainly does.

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