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Connor Cornwall

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An SCP with Resurrective Immortality and the main character of the series. His anomalous ability makes him an ideal stand-in for D-Class personnel when they run out or are otherwise unsuitable.
  • A Date with Rosie Palms: Claims that this is how he got over his mother abandoning him.
  • Alliterative Name: According to episode 2, his last name is Cornwall, meaning his name is Connor Cornwall
  • Ambiguously Bi: Courtesy of Word of Gay. To clarify, the author sees him as bisexual, but you can think whatever you like.
  • Amnesiac Hero: In episode 6 Connor, while suffering from amnesia due to a head injury, suddenly becomes a seriously skilled warrior able to take down other survivors and IKEA employee creatures with ease and flair. Though it hints that whatever is giving him his powers has taken over partially, or is at least channeling the skill from another time.
  • Chick Magnet: He has managed to attract the attention of at least three women he has met so far. SCP-1836 described him as handsome. Natalie appears to be in a secret relationship with him, and Stethoscope not only used a Double Entendre to flirt with him, but is clearly giving him looks of interest in her scenes.
  • Conditioned to Accept Horror: Has been living in the Foundation's care since he was a baby, which has left him fairly blasé towards all the weirdness around him, his "containment" by the ethically dubious Foundation, and the fact that he has died many, many times.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Probably due to his situation.
  • Demonic Possession: SCP-2200 implies his powers are demonic in origin. Dr. Powers research hints it may be correct.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: He's fairly caustic (really, can you blame him?) but is a genuinely good guy.
  • Laser-Guided Amnesia: He forgets most of his past when he has a wooden shard of a crate lodged in his skull during Episode 6. He mostly retains his muscle memory... and remembers Mad Max.
  • Magic Pants: Whatever he's wearing when he dies ends up regenerating with his body (his usual jumpsuit in episode one, just his body in episode 2, his pants and T-shirt in episode 4...).
  • Mr. Fanservice: He's not a bad-looking guy and has been seen naked in one episode. SCP-1836 described him as handsome in episode 4.
  • Only Sane Man: Seems to view himself as such.
  • Parental Abandonment: Was abandoned by his mother as a baby. He was also left in a car to die of exposure or starvation, over and over and over again until somebody noticed the large number of identical dead infants locked in a car.
  • Resurrective Immortality: His power and one the Foundation loves to take advantage of; whenever he dies, his body flashes back into existence immediately after. This comes with the consequence of him leaving a huge amount of his own corpses behind.
  • Shirtless Scene: Strips off his clothes to relieve a full body itch in episode 2. Because of course he does.
  • Stockholm Syndrome: Implied in episode 2, when he expresses happiness over an SCP offering him a chance to escape...then claims that the SCP "mind-controlled him into thinking he wanted to escape". Dr. Powers seems to think this trope is in play as a result.
  • The Stoner: He and Dr. Powers are seen smoking SCP-420-J in episode 4.
    • Threatening his weed is a good way to get him to complete a experiment.
  • They Killed Kenny Again: Due to his power, he's constantly getting killed only to flash back to life immediately after.
  • Twofer Token Minority: Part-Inuit and bisexual.
  • Unfazed Everyman: His inability to die has left him numb to the horrors that he faces. subverted the few time where he thinks he genuinely might die for real.
  • Unkempt Beauty: If Dr. Powers, SCP-1360 and SCP-1836's assessments of him is to be believed, he's attractive, but not very clean.

Dr. Natalie Powers

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A Foundation scientist and psychologist who befriends Connor.
  • Adorkable: Her crush on Connor immediately veers into this in the Special.
  • Affably Evil: She's polite and courteous, but she's still an SCP Foundation scientist.
  • Bestiality Is Depraved: It's either implied falls into this or Nightmare Fetishist. apparently, SCP-031, a sluglike creature that can make itself look like your greatest sexual desire, does not change its appearance around her.
  • Cloudcuckoolander: There are implications that she's not all there—SCP-031 doesn't change its appearance when she's around it. Her smoking SCP-420-J might have something to do with this.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Slightly more deadpan than snarky though.
  • Digging Yourself Deeper: In the Special, she tries to cover her embarrassment by declaring a containment breach. All her hastily-improvised excuse does is make her crush on Connor obvious to everyone in the facility.
  • Erudite Stoner: A scientist who occasionally likes to get high.
    • "Only Us" reveals that the Foundation gave her regular access to SCP-420-J (a.k.a. the best weed ever) in order to keep her calm after she freaked out and declared a containment breech when Connor revealed he had heard her talking about how good looking he was and that she wanted to ask him out.
  • Ship Tease: With Connor. They appear to be official in episode 4.

SCP-174 "Ventriloquist's Dummy" and Dr. Marlowe

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An SCP bound to a marine biologist studying SCP-1836 who acts like he is Dr. Marlowe. He's Connor's supervisor during his deployment to 1836's iceberg.
  • Affably Evil: He's very much possessing Dr. Marlowe, but he's not actively malicious and is actually helping the Foundation.
  • And I Must Scream: The real Dr. Marlowe actually tries to break free early in their first appearance, only to get hit in the stomach for his troubles.
  • Benevolent Boss: He's rather cordial to Connor, and even shows signs of sympathy over the loss of SCP-1836.
  • Can't Kill You, Still Need You: The Foundation can't fire or kill Marlowe since he's the best marine biologist in North America and they need his expertise, even if it's through the filter of SCP-174.
  • Demonic Dummy: He's a ventriloquist dummy that possesses people, though he's not as pure evil as most examples.

    SCPs 

SCP-082: "Fernand" the Cannibal

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The first SCP we see Connor interact with in the series.
  • Adaptation Name Change: Debatable. SCP-082's name is actually "Fernand", not "Ferdinand". While it could just be Connor misreading his name, his name is also spelt Ferdinand in the episode description.
  • Affably Evil: He's polite to Connor through and through, only being irritated once he realizes that the D-Class is there to ask him questions for the foundation at which point he kills him. Once he realizes Connor has Resurrective Immortality, he even fondly refers to him as an SCP and claims that he belongs at the foundation with the rest before gleefully murdering him over and over without consequence.
  • Ax-Crazy: Once he realized that Connor respawns after dying, he started killing him for fun to the point of spawn camping.

SCP-1360: PSHUD #31 | SCP-2306-1 Revenant AI ("Ian")

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The third SCP focused on in the series, SCP-1360 comes into focus when it offers up information on Anderson Robotics in exchange for certain things...
  • Adaptation Personality Change: In the original article, SCP-1360 is desperate to get back to Anderson Robotics who have abandoned him. Here, it's an escapee who has more sinister leanings.
  • Composite Character: With SCP-2306-1, as revealed by the ending.
  • Despair Event Horizon: It hits it once Mr. Anderson contacts it through it's own body and makes it clear that it was never free. Then Anderson remotely detonates a bomb in its chest.
  • Killer Robot: It's rather vicious when it comes to its fight with Connor, at one point even hanging him by his own entrails.
  • Grand Theft Me: One of the conditions it presents to trade for the information is to be allowed to essentially brain-jack Connor. Once it becomes clear that the Foundation isn't going to do such a thing, it tries to do so by force.
  • Heel–Face Turn: After being uploaded to a computer system and allowed to view his memories unhindered, Ian becomes apologetic towards Connor for the whole "tried to murder you and steal your body" thing.
  • Never Going Back to Prison: When Mr. Anderson faces him with the ultimatum to surrender or be destroyed, 1360 chooses to Face Death with Dignity with his silence for an answer.
  • Smug Snake: He believes himself to be more deserving of Connor's power because he had the skills to escape Anderson Robotics. It later turns out that he was never truly free.

SCP-1836: Mother in the Ice

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An SCP that Connor is sent to investigate due to his quarter-Inuit descent supposedly protecting him from her wrath.
  • Abusive Parent: Her dad. Doesn't get more abusive than cutting your daughter's fingers off. If her husband's spirit is to be believed, he wants to make amends in the afterlife.
  • An Ice Person: Her main form of defense is manipulating the ice of her lair to drop victims into the water where the instances of SCP-1836-1 lurk.
  • Heroic Spirit: She's survived for thousands of years on pure spite and will alone. However, she's at the end of her rope when Connor meets her.
  • Intergenerational Friendship: With Connor. It's sadly short lived since she passes on soon after.
  • Wolfpack Boss: She's not really a threat on her own, being a fingerless old Inuit woman. The real danger comes from SCP-1836-1, her horde of cetaceans that lurk beneath the Iceberg and will tear apart anyone who falls into their waters.

SCP-2200-1: The Blade that Takes Souls

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The driving force behind SCP-2200. He has some... issues with Connor.
  • Knight of Cerebus: The episode takes a turn for the serious once he shows up.
  • Knight Templar: He was apparently forged to protect humanity from the forces of Hell and believes Connor's immortality to either be the work of a Demon or proof that Connor's very soul is a product of the Devil and tries to annihilate him.
  • Large Ham: His one comedic quality is that he doesn't just chew the scenery, he devours it.
  • Ominous Pipe Organ: His sole appearance is backed by this.
  • Uncertain Doom: It's not clear if the shadowy force that saved Connor simply forced 2200-1 to jump to a new wielder or destroyed him outright.

SCP-2200-2: Lou Francis Patterson, The Swordsman

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A balding, chubby 27 year old nerd and the current instance of SCP-2200-2.
  • A God Am I: The way he refers to Soulberg as his "Eternal Kingdom", "Paradise" and "Destiny" along with his using the Sword's advice to appear omnipotent make him seem like this.
  • Berserk Button: The thing that finally gets him to snap? Connor stating that his "paradise" would just be anime girls.
  • Cold Ham: He almost never raises his voice above the even tone he keeps it at, and still chews the scenery like a pro.
  • The Comically Serious: A chunk of his lines are meant to parody things an Internet Tough Guy or a Chuunibyou would say, but he delivers them dead serious.
  • Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass: You'd expect an overweight nerd with a sword would be putting on airs to make himself look tough, but actually turn out to be pushover. In the case of Lou, you'd be wrong.
  • Gonk: He's not terrible looking, but his silver skin and odd facial expressions make him bizarre to look at.
  • Hair-Trigger Temper: A common trait among instances of SCP-2200-2, though he's rather successful at holding it back until Connor slams his Berserk Button.
  • Immortality Seeker: Another trait shared between instances of 2200-2 is a fear of death.
  • Killed Off for Real: While SCP-2200-1's fate is ambiguous, he's unambiguously killed by the shadowy force.

SCP-2200-3: Soulberg

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A town inhabited by the victims of SCP-2200-2 killed with SCP-2200-1. They're pretty cool about it, but recently "seceded" from the foundation to form their own autocratic micro-state.
  • Complete Immortality: They're absolutely unkillable so long as they stay within a certain distance of Soulberg, and they know it.
  • Didn't Think This Through: Played for Laughs. They change their town's name to "The Autocratic State of Soulsberg" and not one of them ever notices that they can now be referred to by the acronym "A.S.S"
  • Golem: Of a sort. They're the souls of people killed by SCP-2200-2 in bodies of silver.
  • Know When to Fold 'Em: They give up the whole "autocratic state" thing once they start getting bombarded with Connor's Soulless Shells.
  • Theme Naming: All the named ones are given names that contain components of "Silver", the two pictured being Sylvester and Sylvia.

SCP-2967-1: Gilbert

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A sapient psychic octopus Connor made friends with as a child.
  • Adaptational Nice Guy: The SCP-2967-1s described in the SCP don't seem to have much in the way of personality, aside from being extremely dependent on and/or anxiously attached to their "mother." They display little interest in talking to humans. Gilbert, on the other hand, is quite friendly, and doesn't seem to mind being separated from the rest of his family. (Possibly because his "brothers" bully him.)
  • Adaptational Superpower Change: Neither SCP-2967 or the SCP-2967-1s were psychic in the original SCP, requiring a magnetic slate within their tank to communicate with researchers via writing.
  • Ambiguous Ending: We're told that only one out of the nine "brothers" survived after their escape from containment. Connor apparently chooses to believe the lone survivor was his friend.
  • Arch-Enemy: As in the original SCP, crows.
  • Big Brother Bully: Gets this from his siblings, who steal his food. Connor sneaks him extra to help make up the difference.

SCP-2967: Gilbert's "Mom"

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The parent of the SCP-2967-1s. Really doesn't like Connor. At all.

SCP-1879

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An upbeat salesman with an assortment of dangerous and supernatural wares.
  • Adaptational Jerkass: While not a good person, being perfectly willing to kill people and use underhanded methods and threats to make a sale, the original version wouldn't stick around to mock a victim or insult them for trusting him. As well, the original was actually established as not wanting to do the job anymore, hoping to get promoted to something else, while this version is quite happy to mess with people.
  • Adaptational Superpower Change: The original SCP can only appear at interior doors, whereas the one here appears at a front door. He also couldn't shapeshift, and never took a form that didn't appear to be entirely human. The one here also implies itself to be a dark abomination from the far reaches of space who does this because he can, where the original was established as being part of a sales organization, with deadlines to meet and the prospect of being promoted. As well, the original would only be trying to sell a single item to a person, and didn't sell anomalous items.
  • The Cameo: His wares are other SCPs, including SCP-119, SCP-683, SCP-1269, SCP-354, SCP-207, SCP-978, SCP-513 and SCP-3662.
  • Complete Monster: Compared to the article version of him, this 1879's preferred "prey" is the mentally fragile, something he gleefully admits to.
  • Creepy Long Fingers: When he picks up the microwave to finish off Annie, his hand has morphed into a more sallow-skinned monstrous hand with elongated digits. It's not made clear if that's part of his true form or if he just turned into something more frightening in his rage.
  • Faux Affably Evil: He has a cheery musical number and always speaks in a friendly door-to-door salesman voice. He also casually dismembers people and keeps up the same friendly mannerisms and musical inclinations as he mocks them as they bleed out on the floor.
  • Freeze-Frame Bonus: When he begins his pitch, you can briefly see an eye on the end on his tongue as he talks.
  • Humanoid Abomination: He is very clearly not human despite his appearance.
  • Laser-Guided Karma: His whole thing is tricking people into "buying" something from him and then mutilating them for his "payment". In her dying moments, Annie kicks his eye out for calling her a "dimwitted widow".
  • Nonstandard Character Design: He doesn't resemble any of the human characters seen in the series, being far more animated with exaggerated features and skin that's quite literally white when everyone in the series has been shown with actual human skin tones. The Uncanny Valley effect is to make it immediately clear to the viewer that despite all appearances he isn't human.
  • Obviously Evil: In his own words, "never trust a man in a pitch-black suit with a smile that goes on for miles."
  • Slasher Smile: He's always smiling... when we can see him, at least. The one time he's not in a smiling mood he's hiding in the dark just offscreen.
  • The Thing That Would Not Leave: He mocks Annie for trusting him enough to buy something from him, but in reality she only did it because she was annoyed by his long pattering sales pitch and got something just to get him to leave.
  • Tranquil Fury: His reaction to Annie kicking out his eye is to silently pick up the microwave he sold her, jam it on her head and fry her with it.
  • Troll: One of his items is a cowbell, which he doesn't carry because of its supernatural properties but because he thinks its funny to startle people with it.
  • Villain Song: His song "Anomalies!", while it starts off as him trying to sell Annie a bunch of supernatural items, it becomes more sinister and scathing when he takes her arm, tells her she shouldn't have trusted him and calls her dimwitted all in a jaunty, upbeat tune.
  • Voice of the Legion: As his true nature becomes clear, his voice starts to gain this quality.
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    Civilians 

Stanley

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A man of unknown nationality. He has been stuck in 3008 for some time, but claims to have been a no-one previously.
  • Crazy Jealous Guy: He's not happy with Connor's presence in 3008 for a number of reasons with one of the major ones being the belief that Connor's stealing "his" girl.
  • Hopeless Suitor: His not so inner monologue would have us believe that he and Stethoscope are in a serious relationship. From Stethoscopes expression as he narrates this and her interactions with Connor, its clear that whatever Stanley is to her, a love interest is not it.
  • Meaningful Name: The others think he is a subversion as his name is just a normal name. However another name for the boxcutter he uses in combat is the Stanley knife.
  • I Just Want to Be Special: He admits in his journal that he wasn't anybody important before getting trapped in 3008, and is worried that Connor's presence is going to take away any meaning he has built for himself in the IKEA.
  • Inner Monologue: We hear his thoughts as he writes in his journal, though that's likely because his monologue isn't actually as internal as he thinks.
  • Stock Light-Novel Hero: Everything about him from his insistence that he's the hero of the story to the fact that he was a generic nobody before becoming trapped in 3008 to his delusional belief that he's romantically related to Stethoscope make him seem like a parody of the generic Isekai protagonist.
  • Wrong Genre Savvy: He thinks of himself as the hero in some grand tale. He's actually a minor antagonist in a horror comedy.

Annie

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A woman who encounters SCP-1879 at her Washington home.
  • An Arm and a Leg: SCP-1879 casually cuts off her right arm as payment when she buys a microwave.
  • Cornered Rattlesnake: When SCP-1879 cuts off her arm and casually taunts her fate on how she will likely die in a few seconds, she kicks her heel into his eye which actually causes him to scream in pain and abruptly ends his song.
  • Did You Just Punch Out Cthulhu?: She kicks SCP-1879 in the face so hard that her heels gouge out one of his eyes.
  • Southern Belle: She has a very noticeable accent as she talks.
  • The Mourning After: Foreshadowed by the family photo produced by SCP-978, she kicks SCP-1879 just when he calls her a "dimwitted widow".
  • Unusually Uninteresting Sight: She remains almost entirely unfazed by SCP-1879, even when he's bringing her into freakish pocket dimensions or sending a rooster to the future with a microwave.
  • We Hardly Knew Ye: Before she was killed by SCP-1879, not much of her is known outside of the fact that she's a widow.

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