The following is a list compiling which characters appear in the YouTube thumbnails for the Battle for Dream Island, Battle for Dream Island Again, IDFB, and Battle for BFDI episodes.

Character appearances by episode

Episode Character appearances
"Take the Plunge: Part 1" Bubble TeamIconPin TeamIcon
"Take the Plunge: Part 2" Blocky TeamIconFirey TeamIcon
"Barriers and Pitfalls" Pen TeamIconPencil TeamIconBlocky TeamIcon
"Are You Smarter Than a Snowball?" Snowball TeamIconBlocky TeamIcon
"Sweet Tooth" Leafy TeamIcon
"Bridge Crossing" Bubble TeamIcon
"Power of Three" Snowball TeamIcon
"Puzzling Mysteries" GolfBall TeamIconSnowball TeamIcon
"Cycle of Life" Firey TeamIconIce Cube TeamIconPen TeamIconEraser TeamIcon
"Insectophobe's Nightmare" Firey TeamIconCoiny TeamIcon
"Crybaby" Firey TeamIconCoiny TeamIconTennisBall TeamIconRocky TeamIconGolfBall TeamIcon
"Lofty" Firey TeamIconBlocky TeamIcon
"A Leg Up in the Race" Eraser TeamIcon
"Don't Lose Your Marbles" Pen TeamIconMatch TeamIconIce Cube TeamIconTennisBall TeamIconRocky TeamIconEraser TeamIcon
"Half a Loaf is Better Than None" Coiny TeamIcon
"Vomitaco" Pencil TeamIcon
"Bowling, Now with Explosions!" Firey TeamIcon, Bowling Pin
"The Reveal" Pencil TeamIcon
"Reveal Novum" Pencil TeamIconDavid TeamIcon
"Rescission" Firey TeamIconSpongy TeamIcon
"Gardening Hero" Bubble TeamIconIce Cube TeamIcon
"The Glistening" Bubble TeamIconLeafy TeamIcon
"Don't Pierce My Flesh" Bubble TeamIconLeafy TeamIcon
"Hurtful!" Bubble TeamIconLeafy TeamIcon
"Insectophobe's Nightmare 2" Flower TeamIcon
"Return of the Hang Glider" Eraser TeamIconLeafy TeamIconPin TeamIcon
"Yeah, Who? I Wanna Know" Leafy TeamIconBlocky TeamIconTennisBall TeamIconIce Cube TeamIconPin TeamIconCoiny TeamIconPencil TeamIconPen TeamIconGolfBall TeamIconTeardrop TeamIcon
"Get Digging" Book TeamIconSpongy TeamIconIce Cube TeamIcon, Evil Leafy
"Insectophobe's Nightmare 3" Fries TeamIconYellowFace TeamIcon
"Zeeky Boogy Doog" TennisBall TeamIconBook TeamIconWoody TeamIcon
"Get in the Van" Match TeamIconGelatin TeamIcon, Firey Speaker Box
BFDIA 5b (announcement video) Firey TeamIconCoiny TeamIcon
"No More Snow" Spongy TeamIconCoiny TeamIconNeedle TeamIconNickel TeamIconBomby TeamIconYellowFace TeamIcon
"It's a Monster" Ruby TeamIconMatch TeamIcon
"The Long-Lost Yoyle City" Ruby TeamIconBook TeamIconMatch TeamIconPencil TeamIconIce Cube TeamIcon
"Welcome Back" Book TeamIconPencil TeamIconIce Cube TeamIcon
"Getting Teardrop to Talk" Flower TeamIconLightning TeamIcon
"Lick Your Way to Freedom" Woody TeamIconTaco TeamIcon
"Why Would You Do This on a Swingset" Book TeamIconBracelety TeamIcon - Book TeamIconSaw TeamIconDora TeamIcon (unused thumbnail)
"Today's Very Special Episode" Marker TeamIcon, Four
"Fortunate Ben" Gelatin TeamIcon, Four
"Four Goes Too Far" Stapy TeamIconFoldy TeamIconEraser TeamIconSpongy TeamIconRuby TeamIconSnowball TeamIconFirey Jr. TeamIconMatch TeamIconNeedle TeamIconFanny TeamIconCake TeamIconFlower TeamIconLightning TeamIconPie TeamIconCloudy TeamIconPin TeamIconLollipop TeamIconDora TeamIconTaco TeamIconGaty TeamIcon
"The Liar Ball You Don't Want" Needle TeamIconCake TeamIcon
"Questions Answered" Saw TeamIcon
"This Episode Is About Basketball" Basketball TeamIconBlocky TeamIcon
"Enter the Exit" X
"Get to the Top in 500 Steps" Flower TeamIconTennisBall TeamIcon
"What Do You Think of Roleplay?" Gaty TeamIcon, Four
"Return of the Rocket Ship" Bell TeamIconLollipop TeamIconMarker TeamIcon
"Don't Dig Straight Down" Ruby TeamIcon

Thumbnail appearances by character

Character Number of thumbnail appearances
8Ball TeamIcon 0
Announcer 0
Balloony TeamIcon 0
BarfBag TeamIcon 0
Basketball TeamIcon 1
Bell TeamIcon 1
BlackHole TeamIcon 0
Blocky TeamIcon 5
Bomby TeamIcon 1
Book TeamIcon 5
Bottle TeamIcon 0
Bracelety TeamIcon 1
Bubble TeamIcon 6
Cake TeamIcon 2
Clock TeamIcon 0
Cloudy TeamIcon 1
Coiny TeamIcon 6
David TeamIcon 1
Donut TeamIcon 0
Dora TeamIcon 1 (2 if the unused version is counted)
Eggy TeamIcon 0
Eraser TeamIcon 5
Evil Leafy 1
Fanny TeamIcon 1
Fireyjr TeamIcon 1
Firey TeamIcon 8
Firey Speaker Box 1
Flower TeamIcon 4
Flower Speaker Box 0
Foldy TeamIcon 1
Four 2
Fries TeamIcon 1
Gaty TeamIcon 1
Gelatin TeamIcon 2 (3 if the unused version is counted)
GolfBall TeamIcon 3
Grassy TeamIcon 0
Ice Cube TeamIcon 7
Leafy TeamIcon 6
Lightning TeamIcon 2
Liy TeamIcon 0
Lollipop TeamIcon 2
Loser TeamIcon 0 (1 if the jawbreaker is counted)
Marker TeamIcon 2
Match TeamIcon 5
Naily TeamIcon 0
Needle TeamIcon 3
Nickel TeamIcon 1 (2 if the unused version is counted)
Nonexisty 0
Pen TeamIcon 3
Pencil TeamIcon 7
Pie TeamIcon 1
Pillow TeamIcon 0
Pin TeamIcon 4
Puffball TeamIcon 0
Puffball Speaker Box 0
Remote TeamIcon 0
RobotFlower TeamIcon 0
Roboty TeamIcon 0
Rocky TeamIcon 2
Ruby TeamIcon 4
Saw TeamIcon 1 (2 if the unused version is counted)
Snowball TeamIcon 4
Spongy TeamIcon 4
Stapy TeamIcon 1
Taco TeamIcon 2
Teardrop TeamIcon 2
TennisBall TeamIcon 5
Tree TeamIcon 0
TV TeamIcon 0
Woody TeamIcon 2 (3 if the unused version is counted)
X 1
YellowFace TeamIcon 2
Fan (II) 1
Taco (II) 1


  • Pin's only season one appearances are in the first and last episodes.
  • Despite competing in BFDI, Teardrop, Needle, and Woody have no season one appearances.
    • They would all, however, appear in a Battle for Dream Island Again thumbnail.
  • Firey is currently leading with 8 appearances.
    • Pencil and Ice Cube are tied for second with 7.
    • Bubble and Leafy are tied for third with 6.
  • Bowling Pin is the first recommended character to appear in a thumbnail ("Bowling, Now With Explosions! ")
  • "Enter the Exit " is the first episode in which no contestant appears in the thumbnail.
  • The only thumbnails in which no contestants have their mouths open are "A Leg Up in the Race", "The Reveal", and BFDIA 5b.


Battle for Dream Island

Battle for Dream Island Again and IDFB

Battle for BFDI



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