Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Hey buddy, you need a ride? I was just on my way to the big Doofus convention!
— Incidental 27, "Bossy Boots"

Incidental 27[1] is a fish who first appears in the episode "Ripped Pants" while his production order debut was in “Boating School.” He is classified as a "hotdog" type incidental.



He is a hotdog shaped olive green fish with an orange dorsal fin, and beige eyes with black pupils. He wears a lavender shirt and indigo shorts. In his older appearances, his eyes were yellow. In his even older appearances, his dorsal fin was wavy, he had an orange tail fin, thin dark green feet, had bags under his eyes, and has a visible fly on the front of his shorts.

“B”/“BM” Incidental

He wears a dark gray suit and pants over a white dress shirt with a striped pink and violet necktie along with black shoes.

Role in series

Incidental 27 with a Kelpshake.

Incidental 27 is a fairly commonly used incidental character. He has made many notable and speaking roles as well as non-speaking roles and standing in the background.

Major roles

"Boating School"

He tells SpongeBob that he just got his driver's license. SpongeBob then tells him that he will get his license next, but Incidental 27 doubted it.

"Hall Monitor"

Mrs. Puff tries to make Incidental 27 the new hall monitor of the day, but he turns it down and says he has done it already.

"Valentine's Day"

He tries to ask SpongeBob and Patrick what time it is, but Patrick just tosses him away.

"Bossy Boots"

He makes fun of SpongeBob for wearing a Kuddly Krab mascot, offering him a ride to the big "doofus convention."

"SpongeGuard on Duty"

He appears in a boat with Incidental 7 where they were about to eat a hotdog together. However SpongeBob disturbs their date by stealing their boat but he then returns their hotdog.

"Born Again Krabs"

He screams upon smelling the moldy Krabby Patty and backflips out of the Krusty Krab.

"I Had an Accident"

He introduces SpongeBob the seven mile spanking machine and then crawls inside it and constantly gets spanked.


He mocks SpongeBob's wig at the Krusty Krab by saying "How 'bout a little off the top?"

"Squid Wood"

He appears at the Krusty Krab where he has all the customers in the Krusty Krab agree to let Mini Squidward dance for everyone.

The Gift of Gum

He was one of the fish who was trapped in Gummy but was freed by SpongeBob.

"Good Ol' Whatshisname"

He is about to introduce himself to Squidward when entering the Krusty Krab until SpongeBob appears from underneath his fedora and yells out his name.

"New Digs"

He asks SpongeBob about Gary and then tells him to put on a leash.

"Krabs à la Mode"

When the customers angrily leave the frozen Krusty Krab, Plankton ask Incidental 27 through his large telescope if he would want to eat at the Chum Bucket, but Incidental 27 gets freaked out by the telescope and runs away. He later appears in the Krusty Krab with Incidental 48 when it becomes an ice rink and orders 2 frozen Krabby Patties to use as skates.

"The Krusty Sponge"

He and Incidental 108 appears in the Krusty Krab cash register line behind Incidental M3 where he offers the two of them to share his food with them, but Incidental 27 asks Incidental M3 if they know him.

"The Cent of Money"

He walks into the Krusty Krab with Incidental 48 where Mr. Krabs uses Gary to steal their coins.

"Krusty Dogs"

SpongeBob gives him a Krusty Dog and whispers to him that the Krusty Dogs contain nose hairs and recycled dental floss.

"Hello Bikini Bottom!"

He is part of the crowd cheering, to which Incidental 40 replies "Amazing!" to which Incidental 27 replies "Fantastic!".

"Little Yellow Book"

When Squidward starts to take a break at the Krusty Krab register, Incidental 27 disturbs him asking him if he works here.

"Safe Deposit Krabs"

He appears at the Bank of Bikini Bottom Bank where he receives a stack of money from Incidental 49.

"The Executive Treatment"

He appears as one of the executives with Patrick in conference room 4B.

"Lost in Bikini Bottom"

He appears at the Krusty Krab as the "choking guy" where he is seen choking on his food. SpongeBob then hugs him tightly when caused the piece of food that he was choking on to launch out of his mouth and land on Patrick's Krabby Patty.

"Pull Up a Barrel"

He appears as part of the sunburn brigade where he helps Mr. Krabs defeat the Pirate queen and her crew.

"SpongeBob's Place"

He is seen eating a Krabby Patty in front of Squidward's house where he is seen blocking his front door, making Squidward struggle to enter his home.


When Sandy challenges Squidward to a game of sports, Incidental 27 yells out "Play the squirrel!"

"Patrick's Coupon"

When he sees the ice cream store employee sweeping up Patrick outside and make cruel insults towards him, Incidental 27 asks if the employee is being a little harsh towards him. The employee then has Incidental 27 have a nice long stare at Patrick, seeing him incredibly hideous and messy, he then walks away and tells the employee to carry on.

"The Clam Whisperer"

He is seen as a child at a playground on a seesaw with Incidental 108 where the clams steal and devour their food, causing them to run away along with all the other children on the playground.

"There's a Sponge in My Soup"

He is seen at the Krusty Krab dumping leftover food into the trash where Mr. Krabs quickly collects it to uses as ingredients in the Krabby Soup.

"Squid's on a Bus"

He appears as a passenger on the bus that is driven by Squidward. He later appears at the Krusty Krab with the bus driver as the cashier acting difficult along with the rest of the customers at the register. When Squidward returns to the Krusty Krab, Incidental 27 happily claims that the "Krusty Krab Local" has returned and orders one Krabby Patty.

Kooky Cooks

He is one of the sailors in Mr. Krabs' oven.

"Lockdown for Love"

He is seen outside the Krusty Krab entrance where Mr. Krabs desperately asks him where the missing Krabby Patty secret formula has gone.

Major roles in The Patrick Star Show

Lost in Couch

He is seen getting a massage from Incidental 24 during Rube Goldfish's home tour segment.

Major roles in movies

The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie

When Mr. Krabs was trying to think of the word "kidager" for SpongeBob, Incidental 27 yells out "a wing nut."


  • He is the first incidental to be given a name in the series.


  1. ^ Incidental model sheet 1