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Bubbly Tropes

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Tropes about bubbles and their variants. Not to be confused with tropes about Speech Bubbles or perkiness.

  • Bouncy Bubbles: Bubbles used as a trampoline-like surface.
  • Bubble Boy: A person who lives within a sealed bubble.
  • Bubblegum Popping: A huge bubblegum bubble pops and covers the blower's face.
  • Bubble Gun: A weapon that shoots bubbles.
  • Bubble Pipe: A toy or novelty smoking pipe that produces bubbles instead of smoke.
  • Bubble Shield: Bubbles as a method for defending against an oncoming threat.
  • Censor Suds: Suds are used to censor bathing characters' naughty bits.
  • Floating in a Bubble: Going inside of a bubble negates gravity and allows you to float around.
  • Love Bubbles: A technique, common in anime, of showing numerous bubbles in the background of a love scene.
  • Oxygenated Underwater Bubbles: Swimming characters can inhale large bubbles to replenish their air.
  • Snot Bubble: Large bubbles of mucus produced by sleeping characters' noses or mouths.
  • Underwater Fart Gag: A bathing character's fart is shown by an alarming cluster of rising bubbles.