The S.S. Cheapskate is a boat that appears in the episode "Clams" and the app SpongeBob's Game Frenzy. This is the boat that SpongeBob, Squidward, and Mr. Krabs go clam fishing on to celebrate the success of Mr. Krabs earning his one millionth dollar.


The S.S. Cheapskate is an very old fishing boat, with some brown rust marks on the hull. There is a bridge to navigate the boat form, along with a tall red flag on the back of the boat. There is a galley with a refrigerator and also some deck chairs on board.

The crew

  • Mr. Krabs - Captain.
  • SpongeBob - Fisher, Bait.
  • Squidward - Fisher, Bait.

Role in series


While clam fishing, Mr. Krabs loses his one millionth dollar to Old Bluelip. He, SpongeBob, and Squidward search for the dollar for three days until Mr. Krabs uses SpongeBob and Squidward as bait for Old Bluelip. Mr. Krabs' plan works and he retrieves his millionth dollar, but not without losing a few body parts in the process.

SpongeBob's Game Frenzy

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  • The title of the boat is a spoof on the S.S. Orca from the movie Jaws.