He is an old guy with a pink nose and wears glasses whose body is a tree stump. He has a white shirt and his limbs are pointy.
Creation and development
His name was later used in "Party Pooper Pants" as one of the singers that Patchy mentions that Potty could have brought to his party.
- Barnacle Bill's role in SpongeBob Comics #55 and #56 is an obvious reference to the popular cartoon character Popeye.
- As shown in SpongeBob Comics #56, he suffers from brain damage due to woodworms eating his wooden brain.
- He bears a resemblance to Popeye.