This page is about the relationships and interactions between Spongy and the other characters.
Spongy isn't very popular with most contestants as he's often referred to as smelly, fat, or dead weight. Spongy himself is actually kind, sensitive, and mostly harmless.
In "Half a Loaf Is Better Than None", when Spongy rejoins, he complains that his name isn't on the scoreboard. The Announcer tells him that since he rejoined the game with 38 loaves in his basket, his score is 38.
In "The Reveal", Spongy seems to have no problem with the Announcer pointing out his extreme fatness. Spongy moans in pain when the Announcer throws a knife at him.
In "The Glistening", when the Announcer asks who wants to go back to earth, Spongy raises his foot.
In "Don't Pierce My Flesh", Spongy accidentally kills the Announcer when he falls and crushes him.
In "Insectophobe's Nightmare 2", Spongy is used to kill the Announcer infinitely in Blocky's prank.
In "Return of the Hang Glider", Spongy screams when the Announcer reveals that he sold Dream Island.
In "Chapter Complete", after when Spongy noticed that he is in the majority opinion, he asks Announcer if he can change his vote but Announcer declines it.
In "Chapter Complete", Spongy tries to be a contrarian to Balloony's Gelatin vote and votes for Flower to win.
- Main article: Spongy and Barf Bag
In "Barriers and Pitfalls", Pin orders Spongy to help Pen and Eraser find Blocky, Spongy does so.
In "Insectophobe's Nightmare 2", as a part of Blocky's Funny Doings International, Blocky recommends that the viewer place the Announcer recovery center next to a trampoline, throw Spongy onto the trampoline, and kill the Announcer, causing him to be squashed by Spongy endlessly.
In "Take the Tower", Blocky jumps on Spongy as a trampoline to reach Bubble.
In "SOS (Save Our Show)", Spongy greets Blocky after noticing Taco in the bush.
Status: Possible friends
In "Getting Teardrop to Talk", Spongy says that Firey Jr. and Bomby can both join his team.
In "This Episode Is About Basketball", Spongy gets mad at Gelatin when he almost suggests that they blow up Bomby.
While they haven't interacted directly, Spongy was used as a trampoline by Bracelety and Barf Bag in order to get the basket down and back to X.
In "Gardening Hero", Bubble can be seen standing on Spongy when they are pulled up into space.
In "Don't Pierce My Flesh", when Bubble asks what they will do without the Announcer, Spongy says he doesn't know.
In "Hurtful!", when Bubble finds a letter, Spongy asks what it says.
Status: Minor enemies
In "No More Snow!", Spongy tries to warn Coiny about the canyon, but W.O.A.H. Bunch ends up stuck on top of the spikes beneath Evil Canyon. Coiny asks Spongy to save them, however Spongy refuses. Coiny jokes that he can't hear him under all the layers of fat, and kicks him down into the spikes so the team can land to safety.
In "It's a Monster", Coiny does not apologize to Spongy once he was revived, even though Spongy asked him to.
In "Why Would You Do This on a Swingset", Spongy is inspired by Donut's speech.
In "Don't Dig Straight Down", Spongy is saddened by Donut's death.
In "Insectophobe's Nightmare 3", Evil Leafy came out of Spongy's mouth and Spongy laughed, so it's likely that Spongy doesn't see her as an enemy. Though he does smile when Gelatin freezes Evil Leafy and writes "First" on her back.
In "Gardening Hero", Firey and Leafy try to shoot Spongy with lasers from their ship, Spongy successfully manages to dodge their shots.
In "Hurtful!", when too many Speaker Box clones appear, Firey says to just get to the elimination, Spongy agrees.
In "Return of the Hang Glider", Spongy is allowed onto the island by Firey.
Status: Good terms
In "What Do You Think of Roleplay?", after the challenge, Spongy was upset over his team not recognizing that Tree was imposing as him. After thinking that his team knows nothing about him, he lists out some of his hobbies, including sailing airplanes. Firey Jr. tells him that he can't sail airplanes.
However, in The Escape From Four". Firey Jr. apologizes to Spongy for physically harming him when he tried to go inside Spongy, but burns him.
Status: Possible bad terms
Firey Speaker Box
In "Don't Pierce My Flesh", when Spongy crushes his house and cries, the Firey Speaker Box tells him they have a lot more houses. When Firey Speaker Box asks which contestants would like to escape the volcano, Spongy raises his foot.
In "Hurtful!", the Firey Speaker Box forces the metal contestants into an incinerator.
In "Chapter Complete", Spongy only votes for Flower to win in order to be part of the minority vote.
Status: Good terms (as of BFB 30)
In "Don't Dig Straight Down", Spongy asks Four to get off his jet but Four replies with "No".
In "The Escape from Four", Spongy runs away from Four after being pulled out of him in order to avoid getting sucked up.
In "X Marks the Spot", he refuses to help Four get X back.
In "Chapter Complete", he may have helped with planning Four's party.
Status: Minor enemies, good terms (as of BFB 30)
Status: Minor enemies
In "Insectophobe's Nightmare 3", Spongy seemed happy when Gelatin froze Evil Leafy and wrote "First" on her back.
In "It's a Monster", Spongy frowns when Gelatin throws freeze juice at him.
In "Why Would You Do This on a Swingset", part of Team Ice Cube's transformation involves Gelatin attaching himself to the back of the swing and Spongy's head.
In "Fortunate Ben", Spongy is happy that Gelatin threw away Bracelety's notes about Ice Cube.
In "This Episode is About Basketball", Spongy glares at Gelatin when he suggests using Bomby to win the challenge.
In "Don't Dig Straight Down", Spongy and Gelatin play near the hot springs. Later, when Gelatin asks if they can jump on his private jet, Spongy says there's only one seat.
In "The Escape from Four", when Gelatin asks Spongy how he could be in pain, Spongy tells him he's really hot.
In "SOS (Save Our Show)", when Spongy asks if there's anyone with money to give to the show, Gelatin says he is right.
In "Chapter Complete", Spongy listens to Gelatin as he reads his comic.
Status: Possibly friends
They are at least on better terms in BFDIA as Golf Ball valued Spongy as a teammate in "Get Digging", and Spongy always listened to her strategies before switching to W.O.A.H. Bunch in "Get in the Van".
In "Get Digging", they run away from Evil Leafy with Book.
In "Vomitaco", Leafy congratulated Spongy for making a taco that 8/10 eliminated contestants liked.
In "Reveal Novum", Spongy voted for Leafy to be eliminated because of her arms.
In "Gardening Hero", Firey and Leafy try to shoot Spongy with lasers from their ships, Spongy successfully manages to dodge their shots and shoots Leafy.
In "The Glistening", Leafy gave her immunity to Spongy, as she feels sad for burning him earlier, Spongy responds with a happy "Yay!"
In "Return of the Hang Glider", Spongy voted for Leafy to win Dream Island. Spongy randomly disappeared later on, so it's unknown if he hates Leafy or not.
In "What Do You Think of Roleplay?", Spongy took the form of Lightning and was iance's impostor. Due to Lightning being able to fly, Spongy now had this ability and was overjoyed with it, flying around happily through iance's team room. However, since Lightning always forgets to fly, Fanny correctly accused Spongy of being the fake due to him flying.
Status: Possibly enemies
In "X Marks the Spot", Spongy begrudgingly repeats "x marks the spot" after Loser.
In "Take the Tower", Spongy tells Loser that it's comfy in their tower, Loser agrees. He's upset however when Loser ends up cutting his friendship bracelet.
In "How Loe Can You Grow?", when Spongy is eliminated, Loser tells Spongy that he's sad to see him go and that he'll watch over his spaceship. Spongy seems confused by this, so Loser reminds him of the ship he used during the lava flood. As Spongy begins to rise into the air, he tries to tell Loser something about his spaceship, but gets pulled up before he can finish his sentence.
One of the images at the end of "Chapter Complete" shows Spongy and Loser having fun with some balloons.
- Main article: Match, Pencil, and Spongy
Status: Arch-enemies (on Match and Pencil's side), friends (temporarily in BFB 5, Spongy's side)
In "Don't Dig Straight Down", they both cannonball in the hot springs. However, he appears insulted when Naily points out that a seat big enough to fit him would be big enough go fit four smaller contestants.
In "The Four is Lava", Spongy roots for Naily to make it to Four before Coiny and Flower. He then runs over to the stabbed-in-the-ground and devastated Naily, who tells him that she screwed up, not that she is a screw.
In "The Long-lost Yoyle City", when the FreeSmart Supervan's magnet starts to attract Needle, Spongy grabs unto her, along with the rest of the team.
In "It's a Monster", when Spongy tries to get Coiny to apologize to him for killing him, Nickel tells him to zip it.
In "The Liar Ball You Don't Want", Nickel face plants into Spongy when playing with poppers at the beginning.
- Main article: Match, Pencil, and Spongy
Status: Arch-enemies (on Match and Pencil's side)
In "Barriers and Pitfalls", Pin ordered Spongy to go help Pen and Eraser find Blocky, who was 'eaten' by the fish in the last episode. Spongy agrees without arguing.
In "The Glistening", she voted for him to be eliminated.
In "Get Digging", Spongy backs away when Pin asks if anyone wants to switch.
In "Get in the Van", Spongy jumps over a knife, thrown by Pin, that was meant to kill Leafy.
In "It's a Monster", Pin told Spongy nobody cares about him dying.
In "The Long-lost Yoyle City", Pin made Spongy carry the large bag of money since he's the only one who can. When Pin asks if anyone can throw far, Spongy says he can, but when she asks him to throw a stick 2,763 miles, he tells her that he was kidding.
In "The Four is Lava", the two can be seen racing each other back to earth from space. Once they've reached the earth's atmosphere, Spongy tries to shoot Puffball with cannonballs multiple times. He also has his private jet destroyed when Puffball swings one of his own cannonballs back at him.
In "Chapter Complete", Purple Face enters the bus thinking nobody else was there. Then he finds out that Spongy is in the bus and witnessed him hiding the BFDI. Spongy says that he will not tell anybody where the BFDI is if Purple Face allows him to relax in peace. After the gang comes to the bus, Purple Face argues with them, prompting Spongy to reveal where the BFDI was. Purple Face gets angry at Spongy for telling everyone where the BFDI was when they made a deal, but Spongy says that it's because Purple Face didn't let him rest in peace.
Status: Bad terms
Spongy and Rocky are shown to be friends.
In "The Reveal", they pair up in the Frisbee contest and place second, gaining 100 points each.
In "Reveal Novum", they both voted Leafy out.
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In "Take the Tower", Spongy and Taco become friends. Spongy is given a friendship bracelet from her, which he enjoys wearing.
In "How Loe Can You Grow?", Taco asks Spongy where his friendship bracelet, apparently forgetting that Loser cut if off in the previous episode. Spongy isn't able to answer. When he is in the bottom two, Taco doesn't root for him since he isn't wearing her bracelet, which makes Spongy frown.
In "B.F.B. = Back From Beginning", he interrupts Taco's explanation of the final part of the challenge, and doesn't seem to care that it upsets her.
In "SOS (Save Our Show)", Spongy notices Taco in a bush and comes over to say hello. He then says he likes the nickname "Tacster".
In "SOS (Save Our Show)", Spongy runs into Woody and greets him after noticing Taco in the bush.
In "Chapter Complete", Spongy slams his body on Woody in order to take the BFDI for himself.
Spongy tends to get thrown and pushed around by other characters when they are in times of peril or desperation.
In "Take the Plunge Part 1", Spongy appears on the very right of Eraser's imaginary white screen, knocking Golf Ball, Woody and Flower away, but this is only imaginary and never actually happened.
In "Don't Pierce My Flesh", Spongy spends the entire challenge falling into the magma, so the other contestants just walk on him as he falls in.
In "The Escape from Four", his body is used by the Exitors to escape. Later the contestants on the outside, pull on his leg in order to save the eliminated contestants from being sucked back up by Four.
In "Chapter Complete", Spongy tells everyone where Purple Face hid the BFDI. Later, when the bus they're on is dangling off a cliff, Spongy says that they should just calm down and give him the BFDI, so that they can be through with their dilemma.
In "No More Snow!", his body gets used by W.O.A.H Bunch to protect them from the spikes in the Evil Canyon. When he tries to get them to apologize for his death in the following episode, nobody cares, even after Needle was able to get an apology for her death in the same episode.
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In "What Do You Think of Roleplay?", Spongy is upset with his team for not noticing that he was the impostor of their team and proceeds to list things that he likes to do since he thinks they don't know anything about him.
In "Don't Dig Straight Down", Spongy allows his team to use his body to climb up the steep walk towards the tunnel out of the Buried Forest, Deciduously Insulated. Spongy doesn't allow any of his teammates to climb into his private jet with the excuse of their being only one seat, along with this also being his way of getting back at them for not remembering him in "What Do You Think of Roleplay?".
In "The Escape from Four", after learning that he's eliminated, he apologizes to his team for letting them down and that he didn't mean his earlier behavior, claiming he was just feeling lonely.