If you were looking for the article about the online game, then see The Quickster (online game).

The Quickster is a superhero who appears in the episode "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy V," as well as the games The Quickster, Bikini Bottom Brawlers, and SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis Squareoff. He is a part of The International Justice League of Super Acquaintances (IJLSA).


He has the ability to run extremely fast. His costume is white with a red lightning bolt on it.


  • Speed: He can run so fast that he cannot be seen.
  • Red jellyfish attack: (Only in the Nick Arcade game Atlantis SquarePantis: Square Off).


  • If he abuses his speed, he will be little more than a pair of shoes.
  • His immense speed causes a rut to form if he runs in a closed figure. While not a weakness in its own right, it can possibly dig a rut deep enough to trap him.

Role in series

"Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy V"

SpongeBob, Patrick, Squidward, Sandy, and Mermaid Man roleplay as thw IJLSA to get back at Barnacle Boy joining the dark side. SpongeBob roleplays as The Quickster.

The Quickster

In this online game, The Quickster, who is played by SpongeBob, has to avoid lava.

Bikini Bottom Brawlers

The Quickster is one of SpongeBob's outfits.

Role in Crime and Funishment

He is seen in the "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy V" segment of the book.


  • The Quickster is a parody of the DC Comics superhero, Flash and the Marvel Comics superhero Quicksilver.
  • The eagle wings on the side of his mask also make him resemble the Marvel Comics superhero Captain America the golden age Flash, the Marvel Comics superhero Whizzer, and Hermes, a Greek god associated with speed and good luck, who served as a messenger to Zeus.
  • Man Ray particularly fears him.
  • His outfit resembles the costume worn by the DC Comics superhero Impulse.
    • The eagle wings on the side of his boots also make him resemble the Marvel Comics superhero Namor, in that he has two tiny wings on both his ankles, which allows him the ability to fly, and Hermes, on both sides of each of his sandals called the Talaria, which also give him the ability to fly.
Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy (VE)
Atlantis SquarePantis (VE)

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