The loser[1] is an anchovy who first appears in the episode "Ripped Pants."


He is usually an overweight dark teal anchovy with yellow eyes and a light teal under side with light teal arms and legs. He also wears a white short-sleeved shirt and blue shorts.

He also sometimes appears to be light green or light indigo with three blue spots on his right cheek and light blue arms, lips, legs, and a dorsal fin. He wears a tan shirt and brown pants in these forms.[2]


"Ripped Pants"

He explains that he has "sand in his buns," which are sandwich buns. He later uses his sandy buns as musical instruments by rubbing them together during SpongeBob's song.

SpongeBob Saves the Day (book)

He is seen in the "Ripped Pants" segment of the book.


He is seen in the Snail Bites commercial, constantly saying "Snail Bites!" while feeding them to his pet snail.

"SpongeBob LongPants"

While SpongeBob works as a maître d' at the Krusty Krab, he goes to the loser's table and he asks him if he is an angel.

"Krabby Patty Report"

He is one of the fish standing in line with a Frozen Krabby Patty. After Perch Perkins runs past and eats everyone's Krabby Patties, he and the rest of the fish become furious.

"Lost and Found"

He appears as a customer at the Krusty Krab. He is annoyed by a crying boy and gets up to leave. He had his original anchovy form from "Ripped Pants" in the storyboard version of this episode.

"Gary's Got Legs"

He appears at the Krusty Krab, eating a Krabby Patty with snail slime made by Legged Gary.

"Broken Alarm"

He appears twice at the Krusty Krab.


He appears at Glove World!.


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