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  • Actor-Inspired Element: The pageant host who was known as Donny Dufresne in her first appearance, transitioned by the time of her second in "Gown and Out". The character now goes by Dana. Her voice actress, Maddie Taylor, is a transgender woman.
  • Adored by the Network:
    • After the series premiered to high ratings and very positive reviews, Nickelodeon has been giving a lot of attention to the show. In fact, it seems to get as much attention as Nick's other Cash Cow Franchise, SpongeBob SquarePants and receive its own page as well.
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    • The series was renewed for a second and third season the same year it premiered.
    • The show sometimes gets surprise re-runs aired even if another show is listed on the schedule (usually SpongeBob).
    • Season 5 was announced before Season 4 even premiered, making it one of the rare, long running, non-preschool Nick shows, and the fourth longest running Nicktoon.note 
  • Banned in China:
    • Episodes that feature Clyde's dads are banned or censored in countries with anti-LGBT laws like Russia and Saudi Arabia. However, in the Arabic dub, one of Clyde's dads, Howard, was lazily changed to a woman by giving him a female voice actress.
    • In Kenya, it's taken Up to Eleven since the entire series was banned for the same reasons.
  • Ascended Fanon: "L is for Love" confirms the long-held fan theory of Luna being Bi the Way.
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  • Channel Hop: The movie based on the series was going to be in theaters, but was later announced to be exclusive to Netflix.
  • Children Voicing Children: Not many children on this show are voiced by actual children, but a few such as Lincoln and Clyde are played straight.
  • Creator's Favorite Episode: Chris Savino's favorite episode in the series is "For Bros About to Rock".
  • Cross-Dressing Voices:
    • Some of Lincoln's male friends are voiced by women. Two examples are Liam, voiced by Lara Jill Miller, and Zach, voiced by Jessica DiCicco.
    • In "One of the Boys", Lara Jill Miller, Jessica DiCicco, and Grey Griffin all voice the gender flipped versions of their regular characters. In addition, Collin Dean voices Lincoln's female counterpart, Linka.
    • In "The Crying Dame", Fenton is voiced by Jill Talley.
    • In "Sitting Bull", Stevie is voiced by Lara Jill Miller.
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    • In "Everybody Loves Leni", Sebastian is voiced by Romi Dames.
    • In "Middle Men", Byron is voiced by Maile Flanagan.
  • The Danza:
    • Carlos Casagrande is voiced by Carlos Alazraqui.
    • Katherine Mulligan is voiced by Catherine Taber.
    • Grant (the employee at Burpin' Burger) is voiced by Grant Palmer.
  • Descended Creator: Crossing over with The Danza, but in "Really Loud Music", Michelle and Doug, the judges for America's Next Hitmaker, are voiced by the show's composers, Michelle Lewis and Doug Rockwell.
  • Development Gag:
    • Early in development, Lincoln was going to be a rabbit with 25 sisters. His original rabbit design can be seen on the show in the form of his plush doll, Bun-Bun.
    • Billy, the baby that Lincoln and Clyde mistake for Lily in "Two Boys and a Baby", is actually Lily's prototype design.
    • Carol Pingrey (from "Picture Perfect") was very likely based off of Leni's second prototype design.
    • In "Lynn-er Takes All", Lynn loses a tooth when she attempts to brush her teeth faster than Lola, which is a nod to her original design showing her with a missing tooth.
    • The premise of "White Hare" having Lincoln imagining himself as a rabbit with 25 sisters is based on the aforementioned original idea of the series.
  • Disabled Character, Disabled Actor: CJ Casagrande has Down Syndrome, just like his actor, Jared Kozak.
  • Dueling Shows: With Disney Channel's live-action sitcom Stuck in the Middle, to the point of the sitcom being called a ripoff.note  It also duels with PBS Kids' long-running series Arthur, which also involves an elementary schooler trying to solve problems placed upon him by his family and friends.
  • Executive Meddling: Originally, Lincoln and his family were going to be rabbits, but Jenna Boyd, an executive, advised Chris Savino to make them human. Savino considers this to be the best advice he's ever received in his career.
  • Fan Nickname: Lori has been called "Pacifica" due to the strong facial resemblance. After "Study Muffin", some fans have begun to call her contemptuously "Whori" because they think that she was unfaithful to Bobby with Hugh.
  • God Does Not Own This World: Because of Chris Savino's termination from Nickelodeon following some rather disturbing behavior, the show continued on without him since he's not the only major player on staff despite being the creator. Indeed, series story editor Michael Rubiner has taken over his position as executive producer.
  • I Knew It!:
    • "L is for Love" confirmed the relatively longtime fan theory/headcanon that Luna is bisexual.
    • Many fans theorized that "The Loudest Mission: Relative Chaos" was a backdoor pilot for a spin-off starring Ronnie Anne and the Casagrandes. This was confirmed in March 2018 when it was announced that a series starring the Casagrandes was greenlit.
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  • Ink-Suit Actor: Leni, Luna and Luan look somewhat like Liliana Mumy, Nika Futterman and Cristina Pucelli, respectively. Take a look at this piece of fan art showing the voice actresses behind of Lincoln's sisters for reference.
  • Jossed: "Not a Loud" debunks the popular fan theory that Lincoln was adopted.
  • Market-Based Title:
    • In Sweden, the show is called Lugn i Stormen,note  changing the family's name to the Ironic Name of "Lugn", which means calm.
    • While Latin America kept the English name, in Spain, the series is called Una casa de locos (A house of crazies).
    • The Dutch dub renamed the series to Huize Herrie, which is a literal translation of the English title. In correspondence with this, the family's last name was also changed to "Herrie", though they kept their English first names.
  • Missing Episode: In some countries where LGBT is illegal, they sometimes skip episodes with Clyde's dads making a physical appearance and "L is for Love" for obvious reasons.
  • No Dub for You: The shorts "Robot Sitcom", "So Long, Sucker", and "Clyde and His Dads" have only aired in Germany for the former, and Israel for the latter two, respectively.
  • No Export for You: Despite the Nickelodeon brand being revived as a subscription service in Japan, there is no Japanese dub of the show yet, despite several newer shows like PAW Patrol (which also airs on TV Tokyo) and Shimmer and Shine being dubbed for said service.
  • The Other Darrin:
    • Lincoln was voiced by Sean Ryan Fox in the 2014 pilot. However, he hit puberty, so Grant Palmer replaced him in the series proper. In turn, Palmer hit puberty during the last episodes of Season 1, and starting with "One of the Boys", Lincoln's voice was provided by Collin Dean. Near the end of Season 3, Dean hit puberty, and Lincoln is now being voiced by Tex Hammond, the son of series regular Grey Griffin, starting with "Game Boys".
    • In "Cereal Offender", the character known as Bratty Kid's Mom was voiced by Cristina Pucelli. However, when she reappears in "Funny Business", she's voiced by April Stewart.
    • Caleel Harris was Clyde's voice actor. Starting with the Season 3 episodes "Game Boys" and "Head Poet's Anixety", he was replaced by Andre Robinson due to Harris hitting puberty.
    • In "Breaking Dad", the Fox quintuplet named Pam (though credited here simply as "Fox Twin #1") was voiced by Grey Griffin. When she reappeared in "Sitting Bull", Catherine Taber voiced her.
    • Minor character Lance has had three voice actors: Jay Gragnani in "Making the Case", Juliocesar Chavez in "The Green House", and Tex Hammondnote  in Season 3.
    • Around the end of Season 3, some minor or recurring characters that'd previously been voiced by some of the regular cast members were recast with separate voice actors new to the series as they were given expanded roles:
      • Lynn's friend Margo was originally voiced by Lara Jill Miller up until "Friendzy". Beginning with "Hero Today, Gone Tomorrow", Brec Bassinger now voices her.
      • Luna's crush Sam was voiced by Jill Talley in "L is for Love". Alyson Stoner now voices her starting with "Racing Hearts". Double points it as an Actor-Shared Background.
      • Luan's crush Benny was voiced by Jessica DiCicco in "L is for Love". Sean Giambrone now voices him starting in "Stage Plight".
    • From her debut in "Save the Date" through Season 3, Ronnie Anne Santiago was voiced by Breanna Yde. Starting with Season 4's premiere "Friended!", Izabella Alvarez took over the role.
    • In the Latin American dub, any of Sid's future appearances will have her voiced by a different voice actress due to Andrea Arruti's death.
  • Out of Order: As per tradition with every Nicktoon, the episodes are not broadcast in their production order, and are mostly aired as 11-minute singles, days or weeks apart.
  • Playing Gertrude: Born in 1971, Brian Stepanek, Mr. Loud's voice actor, is actually younger than some of the sisters' voice actresses, such as Lara Jill Miller (Lisa), Nika Futterman (Luna) and Cristina Pucelli (Luan), who were born in 1967, 1969, and 1970, respectively.
  • Production Posse:
    • The show reunites many people who worked with Chris Savino on Dexter's Laboratory, The Powerpuff Girls, and Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil, all shows where he became a producer at some point.
    • The show acts as a reunion for Doc McStuffins. Common cast includes Lara Jill Miller, Grey DeLisle, Cristina Pucelli, Nika Futterman, Caitlin Carmichael, Andre Robinson, Dee Bradley Baker, Jess Harnell, Kimberly Brooks, Rob Paulsen, Kari Wahlgren, and Gary Anthony Williams.
  • Quarter Hour Short: Beginning with "Driving Miss Hazy", the episodes usually air as 11-minute increments instead of back to back. Earlier episodes were done in the Two Shorts format.
  • Queer Character, Queer Actor:
    • Alyson Stoner, who is an LGBT person, voices Sam as of "Racing Hearts". Sam dates Luna, so she's at the very least queer.
    • As aforementioned, Maddie Taylor, who is a transgender woman, voices a character named Dana Dufresne, who is also a transwoman and originally went by "Donnie Dufresne" before transitioning.
  • Real-Life Relative:
    • Bobby's cousin, Carlota Casagrande, is voiced by Alexa PenaVega, wife of his voice actor, Carlos PenaVega.
    • Bill Mumy, the father of Leni's voice actress, Liliana Mumy, voices Timothy McCole in "A Fridge Too Far".
    • Lincoln's third voice actor is Tex Hammond, son of series regular Grey DeLisle.
  • Real Life Writes the Plot: Matthew Taylor appeared in the episode "Toads and Tiaras" as Donnie Dufresne, which would be his final role before undergoing gender reassignment in late 2016. As Maddie Taylor, she appeared in the episode "Gown and Out" as Dana. In August 2019, Maddie revealed on Twitter that Donnie & Dana are in fact the same character and that the show's staff had him undergo a similar gender reassignment so that Maddie wouldn't have to voice a male character.
  • Recycled Script:
    • The plot of "The Sweet Spot" is similar to the Stuck in the Middle episode "Stuck in the Sweet Seat".
    • The plot of "Undie Pressure" is similar to the Ed, Edd n Eddy episode "All Eds are Off".
    • The plot of "Ties That Bind" is similar to the Muppet Babies episode "Eight Take-Away One Equals Panic" and/or the Powerpuff Girls episode "Little Miss Interprets".
    • The plot for "Changing the Baby" is similar to the Family Guy episode "Peter, Chris, and Brian".
    • The plot for "Making the Case" is similar to the Futurama episode "Attack of the Killer App."
    • The plot for "The Price of Admission" is similar to the Buzz on Maggie episode "The Flyinator".
    • The plot for "One of the Boys" is similar to the Dexter's Laboratory episode "Oh, Brother" and/or the Malcolm in the Middle episode "If Boys Were Girls".
    • The plot for "Party Down" is similar to the SpongeBob episode "Party Pooper Pants".
    • The plot for "Room With a Feud" is similar to the We Bare Bears episode "Rooms" and the Sofia the First episode "Clover Time".
    • The plot for "ARGGH! You For Real?" is similar to the Arthur episode "Buster Isn't Buying It" and/or the Hey Arnold! episode "Eugene Goes Bad".
    • "Potty Mouth" is similar to "Sailor Mouth" from SpongeBob and "Bleep" from Arthur.
    • "The Waiting Game" has a similar plot to "Royal Retreat" from Elena of Avalor .
    • "The Crying Dame" is similar to "I Dream of Jesus" from Family Guy .
    • "Pipe Dreams" is similar to "Serious Business" from Teen Titans Go!.
    • "Shop Girl" is similar to "Walking Small" from SpongeBob and "Putting Your Hoof Down" from My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic.
    • "Game Boys" is similar to "Shell Shock" where someone has to protect something before anything bad happens.
    • "Predict Ability" is highly similar to The Amazing World of Gumball episode "The Hug", as both episodes involve the main characters trying to prove that they aren't predictable.
    • "Power Play" is similar to "The Green House", as both episodes are both trying to conserve energy.
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  • Release Date Change: "Funny Business" and "Snow Bored" were originally set to air on November 11, 2016 as a pair, but were moved up at the last minute to the 7th and 8th, respectively, as increments.
  • Role-Ending Misdemeanor: Chris Savino was fired from the show by Nickelodeon in October 2017 when his history of sexual harassment towards female co-workers, along with threats of blacklisting them from the industry if they didn't accept his advances, came to light.
  • Role Reprise: In the episode "Legends", which is a crossover with Legends of the Hidden Temple, a game show produced in the 1990s, Kirk Fogg and Dee Bradley Baker reprised their respective roles as the host and Olmec.
  • Schedule Slip:
    • The series was originally aimed to premiere in January 2016, but it was pushed back to May, most likely due to Nick doubling their order of episodes from 13 to 26.
    • A two week hiatus took place between "A Novel Idea" and "Lincoln Loud: Girl Guru" and another one took place between "April Fools Rules" and "The Price of Admission".
    • "Tripped!", the Season 3 opener, is the worst example of this. It was moved from its original date of May 4, 2018 four times. The first rescheduled date was pre-empted for the SpongeBob episode "My Leg!", while the second and third rescheduled dates were both pre-empted for the final five episodes of The Thundermans. The episode finally aired on June 25, 2018, the same day the reboot of Double Dare debuted.
  • Short Run in Peru:
    • "Overnight Success" aired in Israel, France, Poland, Germany, Latin America and Brazil before it premiered in the United States, as the episode was delayed in order to give publicity to the fact that it features Nickelodeon's first married same-sex couple.
    • "Toads and Tiaras" aired in Korea a month before it aired in America.
    • "April Fools Rules" and "Cereal Offender" both aired in the UK on September 16, before their U.S. airdate. The latter, however, aired in Canada on September 28, a bit over two weeks before the scheduled American airdate.
    • "Funny Business" and "Snow Bored" aired in France and Israel before their U.S. premiere.
    • In an odd case of this happening in the same country as the show, "Tripped!" was released on Amazon the day it was supposed to air, even when Nick pulled the episode from its lineup.
    • "Missed Connection" aired in Australia two months ahead of its U.S. premiere.
    • There are three shorts, "Robot Sitcom", "So Long, Sucker", and "Clyde and His Dads", that have yet to premiere online in the U.S. or everywhere else, the former premiering in Germany and the latter two in Israel, respectively.
  • So My Kids Can Watch: Alexa PenaVega took the role of Carlota Casagrande for her two-year-old son Ocean, who loves watching Nickelodeon.
  • Talking to Himself:
    • Grey DeLisle voices both Lana and Lola, who, being twins, naturally converse with each other. She also voices Lily.
    • Jessica DiCicco voices both Lynn and Lucy, who, like Lana and Lola, share a bedroom and often converse or even team up during competitions. The episode "Space Invader" even revolves around them getting into a massive fight.
  • Too Soon: This video discusses an incident in which the episode "Study Muffin; Homespun", whose second segment focuses on a tornado, aired on the same weekend as Hurricane Irma.
  • What Could Have Been:
    • As aforementioned, the series was initially conceived as a family of rabbits before Chris Savino was advised to make them human. In the rabbit pitch, Lincoln was called Warren and the sisters' names were going to start with "B" rather than "L". Oh, and Clyde was going to be a beaver instead. This would eventually work its way into the series as the plot of "White Hare".
    • This concept artwork of the siblings. Notable differences in it include:
      • Lily's hairstyle being taller and fluffier.
      • Lisa having dark red hair and a blue sweater with pink pants.
      • Lana wearing a red shirt. This appearance brings Mario or Emmy to mind.
      • Lola having her hair tied up in a ponytail with a pink crown and a bigger dress with a white sash.
      • Lucy wearing black gloves.
      • Lynn having a missing tooth and pants with a lighter, greenish blue color.
      • Luan wearing a green scrunchie and a red flower on her sleeveless shirt.
      • Luna wearing a black shirt and a red skirt. The theme color change was likely because both colors she was wearing were already taken (by roommates Lynn and Lucy, respectively).
      • Leni having her hairstyle curved while wearing a light blue sleeveless dress and brown boots.
      • Lori having light purple eyeshadow with a white tank top and navy blue pants.
    • Leni was originally going to be an eight-year-old Super-Strong Child, who would look extremely obese, like the character she was named after.
    • To keep with the "Sunday funnies" feel of the backgrounds, the colors were originally going to be painted in halftone. The idea was abandoned when it was found the dots would show up badly on the TV screen.
    • A prototype design for Lori's boyfriend, Bobby, has him looking droopy and calm.
    • Ronnie Anne's prototype design had her with red hair, a yellow jacket, pigtails, and peach-colored skin.
    • The Mirror Routine between Leni and Luan in "Cover Girls" was originally to have Luna in Luan's place. Luna also completes her costume with Fake Boobs.
    • In the storyboard for "Lynn-er Takes All", Lynn's attempt to brush faster than Lola causes her gums to start bleeding, rather than simply losing a tooth in the finished episode.
    • According to Word of God in an episode of Nick Animation Podcast, before they decided on making Lincoln the middle child, there were versions where Lincoln was part of the older siblings and another where he was part of the younger ones.
    • In March 2017, there were plans for a theatrical Loud House movie that would be released in 2020. On April 2018, the movie was postponed. In January 2019, Paramount pulled the movie from its release schedule. A month later, it was confirmed that the movie will be released in Netflix.
  • The Wiki Rule: Has a wiki here.
  • Writer Conflicts With Canon: According to Chris Savino, white isn't Lincoln's natural hair color. This, however, contradicts the various flashbacks and photographs of Lincoln's younger days, which shows him having white hair. In particular, "The Whole Picture" contains a flashback of Lincoln with white hair as a baby.

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