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"It won't be easy, but I have nothing left to loose. Except my other eye. Oh well, fuck it!"

Voiced by: Rich Evans

The protagonist. A decayed blob thing who is seemingly the only survivor in a post-apocalyptic world. After his favorite video game breaks, he sets out on journey to make a friend.


Ash's "friend", which is really just a dead body he put together.


"We are fucked dude."

NPCs found throughout the game, who as their name suggest, are human skulls. They either give Ash advice on how to jump or just say random things.

  • Dem Bones: Piles of bones who can talk. Though they don't seem to be full skeletons.
  • Desert Skull: They are skulls who are scattered throughout the deserted world, and can talk.
  • Oracular Head: Talking skulls that seemed to be left behind from the apocalypse.


"Pro tip: don't die...I died and look at me now."

NPCs found mostly in the secret rooms. They really don't help you with much other than provide random dialogue.

  • Bedsheet Ghost: They look like white, translucent blobs.
  • Cute Is Evil: The Cute Ghost.
    "I may look cute but really I'm the one that haunts you. I'm the one that wakes you up at night with those past memories you'd like to forget, I'm the one that reminds you of your mistakes. I am death! Spooky huh? Really though remember when you got the phone call? Hahah! Gotcha!...See you in your dreams!"
  • Expy: They look similar to Boos.
  • Ghostly Gape: Some of them have oval-shaped, wide-open mouths, like the one in the picture.
  • Malicious Misnaming: The Airship Ghost calls Ash "cancer boy".
  • Our Ghosts Are Different
  • Scary Teeth/Slasher Smile: The Airship Ghost sports this.
  • Shout-Out: One of them resembles a Pac-Man ghost and says "waka waka", though he claims he's doing a Fozzie Bear impression.


"You reek of sadness! Please poke your head into the Future!"

Giant headblobs found throughout different levels. They teleport the player to Future levels.


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