SpongeBob SquarePants

Horace A. Whopper

on ESB
Add New Page
Comments0 Share
If you were looking for the article about the fish, then see Horace.
If you were looking for the article about the corporate businessman, then see Horace B. Magic.
"We're not getting paid to clean stuff!"

This article is in need of cleanup in order to comply with Encyclopedia SpongeBobia's Manual of Style. Please help this Wiki by making this article clean and tidy!
Please remove this message when finished.

Horace A. Whopper
Residence: Bikini Bottom, Pacific Ocean
Interests: The Krusty Sponge Fun Train
Occupation(s): Judge
Education: Law degree
Aliases: Judge Horace A. Whopper
Judge Whopper
Judge Trout
Physical appearance
Gender: Male
Color: Light olive green
Eye color: Black
Classification: Fish
Friends: Innocent people
Enemies: Criminals
Series information
First appearance: "The Krusty Sponge" (as Whopper)
Latest appearance: "The Clash of Triton" (as Trout)
List of characters

Horace A. Whopper is one of the judges from the Bikini Bottom Courthouse, replacing the retiring Judge Stickleback, he is a true SpongeBob fan. He likes riding The Krusty Sponge Fun Train. He is nicknamed Judge Trout in some episodes, and was replaced by Judge Sardine whom his first episode is "Driven to Tears." He also makes an appearance in the episode "Patty Caper" sentencing Mr. Krabs to sell free Krabby Patties all day.


He is an obese light olive green fish and has a wig that resembles a 1700's male wig. He is the second judge of the courthouse, replacing Stickleback. He likes riding the Krusty Sponge Fun Train. His first time judging is The Krusty Sponge, named The People vs. Eugene Krabs, where Mr. Krabs refused to give his Krabby Patties for free, Mr. Krabs agreed to give his Krabby Patties for free, Whopper commanded Mr. Krabs to ride the Krusty Sponge Fun Train, whipping Squidward repeatedly.



  • He has been a judge in three episodes, Judge Stickleback did only one along with Judge Sardine, who may be in future episodes
  • It is unknown what his middle name is, possibly a typographical error.
  • There is a possibility that his last name is named after a popular Burger King hamburger.
  • He is named Judge Trout, according to the bailiff, in some episodes.
  • His first name is named after a SpongeBob minor character, Horace B. Magic.
  • His stomach is flabby, possibly how he got his name.
  • His last name, Whopper, is a fishing term. It can either mean an exceptionally large catch, or an exaggeration of such a catch, especially one that got away.
  • His last name may also be a possible reference to Joseph Wapner, the first arbitrator on The People's Court.
  • His wig is similar to Judge Sardine.
Characters (VE)


SpongeBobPatrickSandySquidwardMr. KrabsPlanktonGary


Mrs. PuffPearlKarenMermaid ManBarnacle BoyLarry the LobsterSquilliam FancysonJohnny ElaineFlying DutchmanPatchy the PiratePotty the ParrotKing NeptunePainty the Pirate

Major Background

Bubble BassFredHaroldNat PetersonOld Man JenkinsSandalsTomNorma Rechid



Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.