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Origin series: Caillou

Origin series: Legend of Zelda
  • Big Brother Mentor: Often to the younger 'tubers, mostly Phil and Lil.
  • Catchphrase: "Gee!",
    • "Golly!"
    • "Hey!"
  • Composite Character: Has the mannerisms and appearance of Cdi!Link, yet has the humble nature of Link from the main games.
  • Expy: Of Edward.
  • Nice Guy: The kindest 'tuber in Youtubania.
  • Only Sane Man: When paired with haughty engines like James. He also didn't have his first accident until Season 7's Link and the Brass Band, and even then he wasn't to blame.
  • Vague Age: He seems to act a little older compared to the Link from the games despite looking as old as his counterpart from the CDI games.
  • Team Dad: To Phil and Lil.

    Mr. Hinkle 
Origin series: Caillou

  • Adaptational Jerkass: In the first two seasons, rather then being a nice and kind old man like his canon counterpart, he can come off as pompous and arrogant at times, much like Henry, he gets better.
  • Adorkable: In episodes involving nature or special drinks.
  • The Eeyore
  • Expy: Of Henry.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: the original stories, where he was usually the nicer natured of the Terrible Trio than The Tourettes Guy and The Angry Video Game Nerd. In later episodes he is less conceited.
  • Lovable Coward:
  • Nervous Wreck: Mr. Hinkle is easily the most neurotic of the 'tuber team.
  • Nice Guy: Especially post Season 3, where his personality changes to being more kindhearted and sensitive.
  • Never Live It Down: In-Universe. Staying in his garden shed so the rain doesn't spoil his jumper.
  • No Sympathy: In regards to his illness where the other 'tubers(most evident with Caillou chewing him out for making him late and The Nerd berating him for not working hard enough). As soon he was better, he soon got the last laugh at the others. On later occasions, when he was sick, the 'tubers now showed him genuine concern.
  • Vitriolic Best Buds: With The Tourettes Guy and The Angry Video Game Nerd.

    Danny The Tourettes Guy 
Origin series: The Tourettes Guy
  • Aloof Ally: He's not the warmest of tubers and tends to be very haughty, but he will pull through for a friend.
  • Berserk Button: Please don't make Danny take trolls, he'll stall himself or crash.
  • Break the Haughty: What happens in every episode centered on him. Also, he's not immune to dishing it out to other tubers as well; he gets sweet revenge on Caillou in the very first episode for example.
  • Catchphrase: "Oh, Bob Saget!"
    • "Ohhhhhhhhh Yeah! The Macho Man's gonna eat your ass!"
  • Expy: He's meant to represent Gordon.
  • Hair-Trigger Temper: It's not hard to get him angry.
  • Insulted Awake: By Caillou and Mr. Hinkle
  • Jerkass: At his worst. He can be very arrogant and is somewhat of a bully to other tubers he feels are beneath him, particularly the small ones like Leo and older tubers like Link.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: At his best. In spite of his pompousness and how he looks down on the other tubers, Gordon will always put aside his pride and prove that he can be a kind and helpful tuber and that he cares about his friends.
  • Large Ham
  • Sir Swears-a-Lot: We are talking about The Tourettes Guy here.
  • Unsympathetic Comedy Protagonist: In episodes centered around him.

    James Rolfe, The Angry Video Game Nerd 
  • Aesop Amnesia: Almost all of his spotlight episodes revolve around his vanity in some way. No matter how often he's humbled, he's back the next episode, pompous as ever.
  • Attention Whore: Likes being center of attention, and doesn't take it well when the other tubers pay none of it to him.
  • Berserk Button: Reminding The Nerd of any of his accidents, especially the elastic band incident. Also, don't threaten to turn him into a trailer trash redneck.
  • Break the Haughty: Happens to him in any episode involving him trying to be important.
  • Catchphrase: "What a shitload of fuck!"
  • Expy: Of James.
  • Jerkass: At his worst. The original books and the episodic adaptations depicted him as a troubled and temperamental tuber , but after he pulled Danny's comment boxes, he became very vain like Danny.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: At his best. Though this can be Depending on the Writer, The Nerd has quite a noticeable softer side.
  • Sir Swears-a-Lot: This is the Angry Video Game Nerd we are talking about.
  • Vitriolic Best Buds: With a lot of 'tubers, but especially Danny, Leo and Xavier.

Origin series: Caillou

  • Adaptational Dumbass: Because he's meant to represent Percy, he can come off as rather ditzy and naive compared to his canon counterpart.
  • Acquired Situational Narcissism: Boasts about his bravery with the rain in "Leo Takes the Plunge", until plunging into the water.
  • Butt-Monkey: He has the most accidents out of any other 'tuber in the series...and just about all of them involve getting covered in something sticky. He's also a target to the other tuber's teasing in several episodes due to his naivety; usually The Tourettes Guy and The Nerd are the main ones who pick on him.
  • Expy: Of Percy.
  • Heterosexual Life-Partners: With Caillou.
  • Nice Guy: Generally upbeat and friendly when not being cheeky.
  • The Pig Pen: He has managed to get covered in lime, flour, chocolate, fruit pulp (twice!), mud, treacle and dirt (too many times to count).


Origin series: Caillou note 

  • Berserk Button: In his first appearance, he was quite offended when one of King Harkinian's nephews asked if he went "arriba".
  • Big Brother Mentor: To Joyce and sometimes Leo.
  • Expy: Of Toby.
  • Friend to All Living Things: Shows up at times. He loves birds for example.
  • Gratuitous Spanish: He often inserts Spanish words into his sentences.
  • Immune to Slapstick: Like Link, Xavier didn't cause a lot of accidents for himself originally (his first appearance even notes he hasn't suffered one in years), though he became more clumsy later on.
  • Implied Love Interest: He is heavily implied to be in a relationship with Emma as of season 18, but nothing has been confirmed just yet.
  • Nice Guy: One of the nicer and sensible engines along with Link.
  • Vitriolic Best Buds: Mostly with The Nerd.


     Dora Marquez 

Origin series: Dora the Explorer

  • Adaptational Intelligence: She comes off as more of a case of Women Are Wiser in this series Depending on the Writer instead of often relying on the audience to help her through the day, given that she's meant to represent Emily.
  • Control Freak: Especially in "Caillou, Dora, and the Winter Gear" where she gets every opportunity to tell Caillou what to do.
  • Expy: Of Emily.
  • Gratuitous Spanish: Just like her canon counterpart, she often inserts Spanish words into her sentences.
  • Jerkass Ball: As of season 8, she has her mean moments, especially in episodes such as "Don't Tell Caillou" where she rudely told Caillou to figure out his surprise on his own and in "Dora's Adventure" where she has to learn to be nice to the other engines.
  • Nice Girl: Rather friendly and helpful when not being bossy.
  • Women Are Wiser: Her original persona, before her bossiness became more emphasized. She still frequently holds the Sanity Ball however, especially in season 21 and episodes such as "Baroness Harkinian's Busy Day" and "Dora in the Middle".

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     Adolf Hitler 


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