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The Goodman Family

     Mr. Pickles 

The title character. A deceptively normal looking pooch, with demonic powers and a high body count.

  • Affably Evil:
    • Mr. Pickles does treat some of his prisoners well. There's even a tavern where prisoners are sold their drink of choice in human skulls.
    • When played in reverse, the things he says when he uses his Compelling Voice are either this or Faux Affably Evil.
  • Ax-Crazy
  • Badass Adorable: He’s an adorable dog who can take down huge armies and deranged psychopaths effortlessly.
  • Because You Were Nice to Me: As revealed in Season 3 Finale, one of the prime reasons why Mr. Pickles has never physically hurted / ever attempted to kill Grandpa despite always trying to reveal his true nature to everyone, is because he has never stooped to actually trying to kill him, which is why he always spares him.
    • In fact, any character that is usually nice to him (or anyone else for that matter), is usually spared from his killings.
  • Berserk Button: If someone so much as shoots Tommy a dirty look, Mr. Pickles will bring their existence to a quick and violent end. Even if they're a loyal servant.
    • In “Bullies”, the two boys who usually bullies Tommy, kept pushing this button to the point that Mr. Pickles was about brutally murdered them with a Scythe! Sadly, it was stopped by Beverly.
  • Big Good: Of the series itself.
  • Butt-Monkey: Such is his loyalty to Tommy that he'll tolerate Tommy having a particularly bratty episode and let himself become one of these if that's how Tommy feels like treating him.
  • Compelling Voice: When Mr. Pickles does his strange talk-growling thing, any animals in earshot tend to obey him. As detailed in Easter Egg, his talking can be decoded into specific threats or demands.
  • Dark Is Not Evil: Mr. Pickles goes out of his way to protect Tommy from anyone who tries to do him harm despite being a demonic dog who gruesomely murders people. However, most of his victims tend to be the worst kind of people.
  • Depraved Bisexual: Most of the time he has sex with strippers or molests Beverly, but had sex with a male bear in the pilot and keeps a man in a BDSM suit. Though it turns out said man is an elderly woman...
  • Disproportionate Retribution: If someone as so much as push Tommy.
  • Even Evil Has Loved Ones: Despite unmercifully slaughtering and kidnapping innocent humans, Mr. Pickles genuinely loves Tommy (and to a lesser extent, the rest of the family) and is very protective of him.
    • Seems to have an extremely warped, zig-zaggged, and downplayed one with Grandpa. While he absolutely loves traumatizing him and making him look crazy in front of everyone, he's never stooped to actually physically harming him as well as wanting him to permenantly end up in an Asylum as shown in the Season 2 Premiere. And in the Season 3 Finale, where Mr. Pickles has to kill Grandpa, he briefly tears up as he's about to shoot him.
    • He genuinely tears up when he launches Agnes into space.
  • Even Evil Has Standards: Mr. Pickles is everything from a perverted, satanic dog to a heartless, merciless killer, doing most of it For the Evulz. However, he will not tolerate pedophiles, which makes sense in that he has a child as his owner whom he clearly adores.
  • Face of an Angel, Mind of a Demon: The whole premise of the show. Quite literally too, since Mr. Pickles owns tools in his lair used for Satanic worship.
  • For the Evulz: Unless they press his Berserk Button, he tortures and kills people for presumably his own amusement.
  • Glass Cannon: It is made clear that despite how lethal and powerful Mr. Pickles is, he is still a normal dog.
  • Good Is Not Nice: While Mr. Pickles may be on the side of good, he’s definitely not someone anyone, human or otherwise, would want to cross.
  • Hell Hound: As a dog with demonic powers who worships Satan, he qualifies.
  • Heroic Dog: Played with. While he does take out humans who are evil, he sometimes kills and rapes For the Evulz.
  • Horrifying Hero: He’s a Heroic Dog who also happens to be a demonic Hell Hound who takes Body Horror and Cold-Blooded Torture to high levels.
     Tommy Goodman 
Mr. Pickles owner. An extremely thick-headed young boy in leg braces.
  • Book Dumb: Implied to have never gone to school until recently.
  • Bratty Half-Pint: He can have his moments, and it's often Mr. Pickles that suffers as a result.
  • Cheerful Child: Is usually seen extremely happy.
  • Free-Range Children: Tommy is often exploring Oldtown with only Mr. Pickles for supervision.
  • Morality Pet: To Mr. Pickles.
  • Nice Guy: Tommy is a legitimately sweet and helpful kid, if a stupid one.
  • Only Sane Man: If the episode happens to center around Tommy's School, he's almost always in this role.
  • Younger Than They Look: Tommy looks to be close to 10 to his preteens. In "Vegans" its revealed he is only 6.
     Grandpa Henry Gobbleblobber 
Tommy's Grandpa, and Mr. Pickles favorite victim.
  • Action Survivor: The sheer fact that he has survived many of Mr. Pickles' pranks/torturings, entered Mr. Pickles' Lair multiple times, unarmed, and managed to actually give him a run for his money in "Season 3 Finale", and hasn't been seriously injured or killed in any of these situations, definitely makes him one.
  • Berserk Button: Grandpa also has one combined with Let's Get Dangerous! and Took a Level in Badass, He doesn't take it very well when he discovered Mr. Pickles took the body of his wife right before the Twist Ending, right to the point of actually threatening Mr. Pickles with a handgun.
  • Butt-Monkey: Grandpa lives to have misfortune befall him.
  • Cassandra Truth/The Cassandra: The only one who's aware Mr. Pickles is evil, but either everyone just brushes it off as him being crazy or Mr. Pickles sets it up so he looks crazy.
  • Character Development: In Season One, Grandpa was the absolute Butt-Monkey of the show and was terrified by all of Mr. Pickles' doings. By the end of Season 3 however, The combination of finding out that his dead wife Agnes was actually one of Mr. Pickles' pets and him getting used to all of his antics has actually made Grandpa fear Mr. Pickles a lot less than before and is now less cowardly in general. Most notably when he fearlessly punches Mr. Pickles in the face with no regrets and manages to escape the police when Mr. Pickles' frames him for murder.
  • The Chew Toy: Grandpa is clearly this for Mr. Pickles. In fact Mr. Pickles became depressed and did everything he could to get Grandpa out of the insane asylum after being told he couldn't play with him anymore.
  • Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass: Most notably in Season 3, where he gets dangerously close to actually stopping/outsmarting Mr. Pickles.
  • Did You Just Flip Off Cthulhu?: In "The Lair" when he genuinely believes that Mr. Pickles' is about to kill him he faces death with dignity and yells out to him:
    Grandpa: This is what you wanted? To watch me die!? I hope you burn in hell, you dumb dog!!
  • Did You Just Punch Out Cthulhu?: Almost literally. He actually punches Mr. Pickles so hard that a walkie talkie that was shoved deep inside his stomach was forcibly vomitted out!
  • Hero Antagonist: Serves as this for Mr. Pickles. Especially in Season 3 finale.
  • Lovable Coward: Is generally a nice fellow and is always scared of Mr. Pickles.
  • Took a Level in Badass: Season 3 Finale. He finally shows to Mr. Pickles just how long he's been practicing to stop him, being able to outsmart him several times as well as showing that he's quite capable at combat. Hell, even he's aware that no one will ever belive him and outright attempts to kill Mr. Pickles to stop him once and for all.
    • Hell even before that, Grandpa has shown to becoming slightly desensitized by Mr. Pickles' antics. Like in "S.H.O.E.S." where he doesn't react much to the Soldier being dragged inside Mr. Pickles' lair and in "Brain Download" where he reacts pretty apethetically to Agnes claiming that she's going to torment him for the rest of his life, which actually shocks her for a brief moment.
    Agnes: They'll never believe you Henry! Mr. Pickles showed me the way of Pavanatra Sluganotharat, I am forever Steve! And now that I'm home, I'm gonna help Mr. Pickles make your life hell! Hahahahaha! *woof*
    Grandpa: Ugh, who cares? You want to make me look crazy? I'm used to it.
  • Only Sane Man: The only one who knows of Mr. Pickles' true nature.
     Stanley Goodman 
Tommy's cubicle monkey father.

  • Out of Focus: In Season One he has a big prominence among many episodes but later in Seasons Two and Three he's been mostly relegaded to featuring roles.
  • Only Sane Employee: From what we have seen of Tommy's Dad's workplace, he is the only one actually doing any work.
  • Standard '50s Father: Only in modern times, Stanley tries to invoke a time when being a dad was simpler
  • Workaholic: Not just stuck in a dead end job as a telemarketer, he's a slave to it thanks to his boss.
  • Took a Level in Jerkass: Mr. Goodman in the 2nd Season Finally seems to only care about getting food and completely ignores his wife when she isn't making any.
     Beverly Goodman 
Tommy's mom, and object of Mr. Pickles lust.
  • Daddy's Girl: Beverly loves her father and has a better relationship with him than she did with her mother, even if she gets exasperated by his claims that Mr. Pickles is evil.
  • Freudian Excuse: Apparently dealt with sexism all her life, which pegged her into the housewife role and away from her dreams. No wonder she eventually becomes an insane clown. Her Abusive Parent mother was a Female Misogynist seemingly For the Evulz.
  • Gag Boobs: Mr. Pickles gets away with copping a feel because he's a dog.
  • Gainaxing: from a very young age possessed a rather large bust, which Mr. Pickles takes every chance he can to touch.
  • Housewife: Until she finally snaps in the Season 2 finale.
  • Impossible Hourglass Figure: with her large breasts and her enormous buttocks, is an example of this.
  • Monster Clown: Becomes this in the season 2 finale, scarring her son and husband.
  • Only Sane Person: She appears to be the only one. Until the season 2 finale, that is.


People of Old Town

     The Sheriff 
The boneheaded town sheriff.
An insane and homeless scrounger.
  • Ambiguous Disorder: Linda clearly has some severe undiagnosed mental problems. And from the scar on her forehead brain damage as well.
  • Body Horror: Her breasts literally hang down to her knees, her stomach is distended, generally ugly...
  • A Day in the Limelight: "Gorzoth".
  • Nice Guy: As revealed in "Gorzoth" she's spent most of her life helping people.
  • Secretly Wealthy: Turns out she's completely loaded. But gives literally every cent to the homeless.
     Mr. Bo Jenkins 
The town Casanova.
  • The Alcoholic: Quickly resorted to drinking while in jail after attempting to warn the sheriff of Lisa Gabagoolie's plan. Also seemed to enjoy day drinking outside of the local bar and encouraged Stanley to follow suit.
  • The Casanova: Bojenkins is quite the ladies man, just ask The Sheriff's mom.
  • Only Sane Man: Was the only person to notice Lisa Gabagoolie was only pretending to be interested in the Sheriff in order to free her mob boss father from jail.
  • Stout Strength: Looks rotund, but it actually quite built.
     Stanley's Boss 
Stanley's dick boss.
  • Amazon Chaser: Possibly. His wife is a gargantuan body-builder, but he doesn't seem that into her.
  • Facial Horror: His lower jaw is covered with large quantities of unsettling acne or boils.
  • Karma Houdini: One of the very few characters in the whole show to escape karma's grasp time and time again.
  • Mean Boss: Mr. Goodman's boss who regularly treats him like garbage. This despite the fact Mr. Goodman seems to be the only employee that is doing any work.
Stanley's extremely obese colleague.
  • Big Eater: Good lord is he ever...
  • Nice Guy: A morbidly obese doofus, but a nice guy.
  • Secretly Wealthy: Floyd is incredibly well off from his winnings in eating contests, he explains to Stanley when the family visits his mansion that he doesn't even have to work at the telemarketing job, he just does it for fun
  • Ugly Guy, Hot Wife: Floyd has quite the trophy wife when he himself is so gross in appearance.
     Steve/Agnes Gobbleblobber 
Mr. Pickles top servant. A man in a gimp suit who communicates by barking.

Linda Jr.

Linda's child.

Bigfoot/Vito Pizzarelli

A former mobster, who now exists as Bigfoot in a bizarre witness protection program.
  • Cultured Badass: Has knowledge of Italian cuisine and was a feared mafia hitman, a trait he puts to good use.
  • Gentle Giant: He is bigfoot and a former mafia hitman, but he is a good person nonetheless.
  • Neighborhood-Friendly Gangsters: He left a life of crime, but is an all around decent person compared to the gang who went to find him.

Alternative Title(s): Mr Pickles Good Boy


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