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All of the hosts of Oneyplays are referred as “Funny Boys”, regardless on whether they are male or not.

    Chris O'Neill (Oney) 
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The Meat.
An animator and musician from Ireland (who later moved to California). Chris, aka "Oney," got his start making Flash-animated cartoons on Newgrounds, many of which he put on YouTube, including Leo and Satan. As the titular Oney, he has been in every episodes.

  • Animal Motifs: Heavily associated with monkeys, especially on the subreddit.
  • Cloud Cuckoo Lander: Chris has a bizarre sense of humor, and often follows his own brand of logic while making up or answering hypothetical questions.
    Random YouTube commenter: Maybe Chris draws like that because that's how he sees the world.
  • Country Matters
  • Crosses the Line Twice: He does this often. See N-Word Privileges for just one example.
  • Kindhearted Cat Lover: Has two pet cats, Django and Sushi.
  • The McCoy: With DingDong and Julian.
  • No Indoor Voice: Chris shouts a lot, to the point where there's almost a shouting match with DingDong once a series and one loud moment per episode.
  • N-Word Privileges: Chris is very liberal with his use of the words "gay" and "faggot." When pressed on it, the general response is that Julian is gay and he thinks that Chris's jokes are funny so he doesn't care.
    Oney: Listen, just because you're a faggot-word
    Matt/DingDong: WOAH!
    Julian: ...what? He said "word."
  • OOC Is Serious Business: He'll occasionally stop being funny for a moment if he wants to correct some impressions he's left on people, such as how his gay jokes against Julian are un-serious nonsense or how he respects The Nostalgia Critic despite how much they rag on him.
  • Ooh, Me Accent's Slipping:
    • Chris impersonates the announcer from Smash Brothers in the openings for the second set of Left 4 Dead videos. It trails off when he says, "This is going to be shit!"
    • Though he has a largely neutral accent, Chris' barely perceptible Irish accent sometimes slips out, especially when he pronounces words ending in "R".
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Red Oney to both Ding Dong and Julian.
  • Seinfeldian Conversation: Comes in the form of many hypothetical questions. His most famous one involved whether or not the other hosts would physically abuse a 6-inch clone of Adolf Hitler, provided it has the memories of Hitler.
  • Sir Swears-a-Lot
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Primary Hosts (2014-2018)

    DingDong 
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The Long.

A game programmer, occasionally an alien, who operates Wan Wan Games with his friend Julian. He first appeared playing Second Life with Chris. He and Julian left OneyPlays permanently at around 2017.

  • Berserk Button: He gets annoyed whenever Chris does impressions and goes out of character. Usually it's when he gives a character the Subverted Kids Show treatment, but he also objects to the reality-warping version of Inspector Gadget listed below.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Though he might start shouting at random or make funny accents, he is definitely the most level-headed of the three.
  • Do Not Call Me "Paul": In response to some fans trying to find out his real name, he sets up a running gag with Chris and Julian where they provoke him by calling him different fake names. In the Banjo-Kazooie playthrough alone he goes from "Max" to "Ian" and then eventually to "Mason."
  • Early Installment Character Design Difference: His design in the title cards for Chronicles of Mystara looks like a phallic shape (which might have been related to his name). Every video with him since depicts him in the title cards with his usual Rabbid-styled look. This is jokingly written off during the Pikmin playthrough as that being his larval state, from which he grew into the bunny-eared alien we now know.
  • Mathematician's Answer: Gives one to Chris during the first episode of Illbleed.
Chris: What's your sixth sense?
Ding Dong: Uh, it's the sixth one.
  • Nonstandard Character Design: Since he prefers to keep his identity entirely hidden, his depiction on title cards is a placeholder design Julian came up with. He's supposed to be an alien of some sorts, but Oney rendering the hosts in solid white makes him look like a rabbid. Most any time discussing what DingDong looks like is brought up, he usually goes along with it and makes a Rabbid reference.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Red Oni to Julian’s Blue Oni, but even he doesn’t compare to Chris’s power.
  • Sir Swears-a-Lot: Has some elements of this, though not as many as Chris.
  • The Bus Came Back: Temporarily anyway. DingDong returned for a few episodes while he was in town for the first time in two years and since then occasionally reappears from time to time.
  • The Spock: With Chris and Julian.
  • Trademark Favorite Food: According to his Wan Wan profile, chicken katsu curry "as spicy as it comes."
    Julian Marcel 
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The Stink.

An artist and designer, who operates Wan Wan Games with his friend DingDong. He first appeared in the playthrough of Luigi's Mansion.

  • Accentuate the Negative: Julian does this at the start of Super Monkey Ball, as he's already bothered by playing the game. (It doesn't help that Julian has a history of being scared by games with large falls and precise jumps.) He likely has a history of doing so, as during Banjo-Kazooie Julian makes a comment that DingDong misconstrues as negative within the first two minutes and DingDong actually yells and chastises him for already finding something to hate about the game.
  • Catchphrase: Julian tends to ask a lot of "what if" questions, so him saying "What would you do if...?" could be considered as this.
  • Corpsing: They've all done it numerous times, but Julian in particular is self-admittedly bad at keeping a straight face through a joke.
  • Eye Scream: He tells a (fake) story about injuring his eye on a stick and replacing it with a glass eye.
  • Ho Yay: Julian is gay, and quite a few jokes are made at his expense or even because of his preferences (Julian often thinks they're funny himself). Matt (whose preference is unknown) and on fewer occasions DingDong (who is gay, and even Julian's boyfriend, but not vocal about it) also join in and get the receiving end of a few of these.
  • The Hyena: Out of the group, he's the one that laughs a lot to their jokes.
  • The Kirk: With Chris and DingDong.
  • Magnificent Moustaches of Mexico: Julian is of Mexican descent and his avatar sports an impressive looking mustache.
  • Nightmare Fetishist: At times. For example, when asked if he would go inside a clown's body, his response is essentially, "sure, why not?"
Julian: It's probably really goofy in there.note 
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Blue Oni to both DingDong and Chris.
  • Signature Laugh: Julian's laugh is instantly recognizable. Finn Wolfhard of Stranger Things pointed out it sounds like Mario from "Mama Luigi."
  • Trademark Favorite Food: According to his Wan Wan profile, a turkey club sandwich with steak fries.
  • Word Salad Humour: Is fond of a variety of this called Rolphing, in which some words in a sentence are built off random starting sounds, and the result has to make grammatical sense, but not logical sense. Exemplified in the Kingdom Hearts and Super Mario 64 series, the former of which has a 34th episode named via this.

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Main Hosts 2017-Present

    Zach Hadel (Psychicpebbles) 
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The Gremblo
The man himself. Another YouTube and Newsgrounds animator that is infamous for his Deranged Animation. The second half of Hellbenders with Chris.

    Lyle Burruss (Lyle McDouchebag) 
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The Douchebag
A friend and editor of the channel, Lyle McDouchebag was one of the people that became a part of the show after DingDong and Julian left. He is now one of the main hosts.

    Josh Tomar (Tomar) 
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The Emerald Man
A friend of Oney, as well as a voice actor. He has lent his talents to One-Punch Man, A Hat in Time, Hazbin Hotel, and more early Newgrounds projects than he can remember. Often the only sane person when compared to the other hosts.

  • Butt-Monkey: He has a tendency to be on the end of jokes. Often times, the hypotheticals involve him or his wife Jaxxy somehow facing ridiculously terrible situations.
  • The Big Guy: His avatar is sometimes depicted as being much larger than the rest of the cast's avatars.
  • Last-Name Basis: Yes, everyone just calls him "Tomar".
  • Literal-Minded: Played with. Though he's shown to be amused about the crazy stories the guys say about him, he always makes sure to deny them as if someone would take those seriously. It's pretty sweet of him.
  • MacGuffin: He's associated with an imaginary set of gemstones known as the Tomar Emeralds as a running gag.
  • Nice Guy: Probably the most pleasant out of all the main hosts.
  • Only Sane Man: Compared to everyone else, Tomar is downright normal.
  • Phrase Catcher: "Look Tomar, it's you!"
  • Sickening Sweethearts: With his wife Jaxxy, according to the other guys.
  • The Sociopath: Subverted. He's characterized as this by the others (and by extension the comments section), often telling stories that portray Tomar as anything from a scheming mastermind to a violent psychopath, but this is of course all a joke on him being the most normal member of the team.
  • Straight Man: Especially compared to Lyle, who often just goes along with whatever insanity that Chris or Zach come up with.
  • You Don't Look Like You: Inverted; a running gag between Chris and Zach is that any random character in the game not only looks like Tomar, but IS Tomar.

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SleepyCabin Hosts

    Mick Lauer (RicePirate) 
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The Whitest Asian

    Niall Murray 
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The Stench

    Cory (Spazkid) 
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The Expert
  • Accidental Misnaming: He often has trouble remembering names properly and comes up with bizarre substitutes. Sometimes these can be somewhat understandable, like Frodo becoming Frollo, but sometimes they can be downright bizarre, like Jared Fogle becoming Fred Figglehorn.
  • Amazingly Embarrassing Parents: He often tells weird and embarrassing stories about his dad.
  • Cloudcuckoolander: The biggest one, even compared to everyone else. Some of his bizarre statements or misconceptions of reality cause the others to stop and ask what the hell he just said.
  • Hidden Depths: Cory is a surprisingly competent trombonist.
  • The Hyena: He laughs harder and louder than anyone else. Even if everyone is laughing, expect his to drown everyone else's out.
  • Insistent Terminology: Consistently refers to childbearing hips as "motherbearing hips" to the point that it's a Running Gag, even though that doesn't make any sense.

     Amin Mc Butt 
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The Brown Boy

     Jeff Bandelin (Johnny Utah) 
An American Flash-animator and video-game developer. Commonly depicted always wearing a Philadelphia Phillies cap.
  • Butt-Monkey: Whenever he is featured with Chris and Cory, who like to pester him with topics he doesn't want to talk about.

Additional Hosts

    Matt Watson 
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The Screecher
One of the hosts of the Let's Play show SuperMega, with his friend Ryan Magee. From summer 2016 to early 2019, he was the co-editor of Game Grumps alongside Ryan. Unfortunately, since 2017, he has stopped making videos with OneyPlays, as Chris stated that they are no longer friends.

    Ryan Magee 
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The Giggler
The other half of the channel SuperMega. Alongside of Matt, he was the co-editor of Game Grumps from the summer of 2016 to early 2019. Unlike Matt however, he has shown up less times than Matt.

    Waffle (Superprowaffles) 
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The Waffle

Special Guests

    Shadman 
Yes, THAT SHADMAN. He only appeared once playing PUBG online with Chris.

    Veronica 
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The Muppet's Biggest Bitch
Veronica Gallardo is Chris' cuter gamer girlfriend. An artist and storyboard revisionist for the web animated series Helluva Boss, she has only been prominently featured in one series on the channel, The Lion King, although she appeared briefly in their first Donkey Kong Country 2 video, assisting the boys with the 75 Krem Coin cheat, and joined Chris in his Final Fantasy VII Remake stream.

    Jon Jafari 
Yes, that Jon Jafari. For more info, check his page.

Fictional Characters

    Crash Bandicoot 
The titular character of Crash Bandicoot. He's mostly similar to his canon video-game interpretation, except for being more insane and far less intelligent.
  • Axe-Crazy: Has no qualms about spin attacking an entire police force in order to escape.
  • Character Exaggeration: Crash Bandicoot was already an unintelligent, eccentric guy, but he's an outright lunatic here.
  • Everyone Has Standards: He's horrified at the very idea of someone putting gems up his urethra.
  • Hostage Situation: Was once held hostage and was threatened to be killed if the name "Beefaroni" didn't get enough votes. Luckily for Crash, it did.
  • Pædo Hunt: He ends up spin attacking several police men and Chris Hansen after being accused of this.
  • Pokémon Speak: Downplayed. He can speak in full sentences but most of his dialogue consists of him saying "Whoa!".

    N. Gin 
One of the bosses of Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back. Chris and Julian interpret him as being Julian's dad.
  • Amazingly Embarrassing Parents
  • Bumbling Dad: His parental skills are questionable at best. For one thing, he thinks Julian (a grown man) is still in school.
  • Cybernetics Eat Your Soul: At least, they make you violate your son's personal space.
  • Unwilling Roboticisation: N. Gin wants to do this to Julian. More specifically, he wants to "burn him into a robot" and replace Julian's genitals with a rocket. Apparently, the latter has happened before since Julian tells him that they can't do that everyday.

    Motifa 
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It was the dawn of a new day, when Motifa came to our planet.
An obese black woman created during the second playthrough of Grand Theft Auto V. Through the heavy use of mods in that series, she displays superhuman abilities. The boys spent no time using her to wreak as much havoc as possible.

    Inspector Gadget 
Normally a bumbling cyborg inspector, here he's a crazy Reality Warper obsessed with brown bricks in Minecraft.

  • Adaptational Badass: In canon, Gadget's a lovable but dimwitted detective. Here, he's an all-out Reality Warper who can do anything as long as he says "Go Go Gadget".
  • Catchphrase: "Brown bricks". Also, "Go Go Gadget", just like in the original series, but instead of being followed up with any actual gadgets (like "Go Go Gadget copter"), it's followed by complete sentences, which proceed to warp reality.
    Inspector Gadget: Go Go Gadget gravity is now inverted.
    Inspector Gadget: Go Go Gadget your memories are all fake.
    Inspector Gadget: Go Go Gadget the color black everywhere is now white.
  • Jerkass: Usually uses his reality warping powers to torture Penny.
  • Reality Warper: He can make anything happen just by stating "Go Go Gadget" followed by whatever he wants.

    Big Penny 
A rapper thought up during a playthrough of Kingdom Hearts, whose gimmick revolves entirely around pennies.
  • Extreme Omnivore: Eats pennies, to the point that one of his songs is an outright cry for help regarding this issue.
  • Gender-Blender Name: "Penny" is usually short for the very much feminine "Penelope," but in his case, it's part of a garden-variety rapper name

    The Nostalgia Critic 
Yes, it's the Nostalgia Critic. He remembers it so you don't have to! A frequent subject of Chris' hypotheticals, bizarre scenarios, and overall weird mind, he's the butt of many a joke and is one of the stars of the Boys' Sims videos.

  • A Date with Rosie Palms: In The Sims, the Critic loves to lounge around naked in the heart-shaped bed and "vibrate".
  • Affectionate Parody: None of the Boys genuinely hate the real Nostalgia Critic, and Zach and Chris (semi-ironically) like him. But his over-the-top attitude and tendency to miss the point with his reviews make him ripe for parody, and Chris will never let an opportunity to lovingly poke fun at him go to waste.
  • Comically Missing the Point: The boys like to poke fun at him for missing the point of a lot of things he reviews, such as this one bit by Chris making fun of one of his Disneycember reviews:
    Chris: Because Vegas looks like Greece, you fucking idiot!
  • Facial Horror: When Chris describes his teeth as being like eggnog (presumably in color) during an AI dungeon session, the program interprets this as his teeth being literally eggnog and describes him as walking away at the end with "his eggnog filled toothless mouth."
  • Hero Killer: Kills Cory at the end of an AI Dungeon session, shooting him multiple times in the head.
  • Hypocrite: He hates Phil Collins for having a "whiny voice" and announces his hatred in the shrillest, whiniest voice imaginable. Overlaps with Hypocritical Humor.
  • Made of Iron: Cory stabs him with a silver spear in an AI Dungeon session, but the Critic guns him down and walks it off like a champ.
  • Nightmare Face: During a Mario Artist session, the boys doodle a Creepypasta version of the Critic complete with black eyes leaking tears of blood. It's very goofy and non-threatening... until they go overboard with the blur tool and turn him into a nightmarish abomination, much to their horror and amusement.
    Chris: HE'S GETTING ANGRIER! HE'S GETTING ANGRY EYES!
    Chris: WHY'S IT LOOK SO SCARY?!
  • No Indoor Voice: He is always screaming or shrieking about something, whether it's him expressing disdain for a movie or demanding for Spoony to let him vibrate in his special bed during their Sims videos.
  • Troll: He loves messing with Spoony in The Sims, often playfully teasing him, tickling him without his consent, or even yelling at him. Sometimes, this all happens back to back.
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