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Back Story[edit | edit source]

Straight out of the marsh pond ghettos of planet Ribbit IV comes the amphibious B.I.G., also known as Nate Frogg, but mostly known as Froggy G. Growing up in the baddest part of town, struggle and incarceration surrounded Froggy from an early age. Taking part in his first swim-by shootout as a tadpole, Froggy seemed destined for a life of crime and prison.

After a bloody gangwar with the neighbouring Toad-unit posse ended in a 5 year jail sentence, Froggy G vowed to end his gangsta ways. Instead, Froggy G started earning his keep as a beatboxing streetdancer and rapper, hoping to be picked up by a major record label. Unfortunately, his tracks titled "Pond Pimpin", "Froggin' dirty" and "Motherfrogger bounce!" didn't earn him much.

In order to make some money, and then make some mo', Froggy G became a hired gun. Combining his shoot-out experiences with lethal watery dance-moves and beatboxing techniques, Froggy G now spins and dashes across intergalactic battlefields, droppin foo's left and right with his fishgun, hoping to make some money to take his momma out of the hood.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

Theme Song Lyrics[edit | edit source]

"It's the Froggy G

Hop and jump from nook to creek

Croakin' rhymes from A to Z


It's the Froggy G

Every toad would like to be

Such a playa, can't you see?"


Voice actor: Anthony Haynes

Taunts[edit | edit source]

▶️"Yo mama's so fat..."


▶️"Ribbit ribbit real good!"


▶️"Don't touch da 'fro!"


▶️"Bring it! What?!"


▶️"This my pond! I ain't goin' nowhere."


▶️"I see ya, but I wouldn't wanna be ya."


▶️"Can't touch this." - Reference to MC Hammer's U Can't Touch This.[1]


Help[edit | edit source]

▶️"Help a frog out!"


▶️"Frogger be bleedin'!"


▶️"Yo man, I'm hurtin'!"


▶️"I'm croakin' over here!"


Attack[edit | edit source]

▶️"Attack!"


▶️"Attack!"


▶️"Attack, man!"


▶️"Attack, yo!"


▶️"Attack, attack!"


Defend[edit | edit source]

▶️"Defend!"


▶️"Defend!"


▶️"De-fend!"


▶️"Defend, man!"


Teleporting[edit | edit source]

▶️"Froggy G left the Buildin'!" - Reference to Elvis Presley.[2]


▶️"Yo homies, smell you later." - Reference to Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.[3]


▶️"G. Out!"


Purchase[edit | edit source]

▶️"Pimpin!"


▶️"Daddy got a brand new bag." - A reference to Papa's Got a Brand New Bag[4], a song by James Brown.[5]


Chosen[edit | edit source]

▶️"Grand master splash in da house"


▶️"At the Frog, at the Frog"


▶️"Can't touch this." - Reference to MC Hammer's U Can't Touch This.[6]


▶️"Make some noise for the Frog!"


Drop Pod In[edit | edit source]

▶️"Hopping here, hopping here!" - A reference to Party Up (Up in Here)[7], a song by rapper DMX[8].


▶️"Grand master splash in da house!"


▶️"At the frog, at the frog!"


▶️"Make some noise for the Frog!"


Killing Blow[edit | edit source]

▶️"Holla holla, dolla dolla!"


▶️"They see me whirlin', they hatin'" - A reference to Ridin'[9]: a single by American rapper Chamillionaire.[10]


▶️"You had G on it!"


▶️"It wasn't me." - A reference to It Wasn't Me[11] by Shaggy.[12]


Killing Spree[edit | edit source]

▶️"Damn it's good to be a gangsta!" - A reference to Geto Boys[13]


▶️"This is how I roll!"


▶️"Don't hate the game, hate the player!"


Being Hit[edit | edit source]

▶️"Damn!"


▶️"Oh!"


▶️"Oh!"


▶️"Augh!"


▶️"Oh!"


▶️"Argh!"


▶️"Oh!"


▶️"Hur-!"


▶️"Ugh!"


On Death[edit | edit source]

▶️"Ain't that a... aww!"


▶️"Aaaaaaaugh!"


▶️"Aw, I'm croakin'... Oh!"

Nauts In-Game Look[edit | edit source]

Character[edit | edit source]

Default Skin.
Default Skin.(donated by Catti and Bowserslave)
Grandmaster Splash.
Grandmaster Splash.(donated by Catti and Bowserslave)
Pimpy G.
Pimpy G.(donated by Catti and Bowserslave)
Digital G.
Digital G.(donated by Catti and Bowserslave)

Minimap Icon[edit | edit source]

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Scoreboard Icon[edit | edit source]

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Skin Information[edit | edit source]

Grandmaster Splash[edit | edit source]

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"Ready? Set! GO!!! 16 times Space Olympic gold medalist Froggy G is here to farm some gold with perfect technique and a brutal training schedule. Add to that a pair of supertight swimming trunks and we've got a clear winner. The Grandmaster Splash skin!" - Official Steam Store Description

This skin gives Froggy G dark green skin and fish fins. He also wears a gold medal with the Awesomenauts emblem on it, along with new swimming gear. The Bolt .45 Fish-gun also gains a new color scheme, with stripes instead of polka dots.

The Twister Tweeters explosion effect is changed to a "ring" effect.

Pimpy G[edit | edit source]

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"Them superfly leather suede jeans. That's Pimpin'! That black belt of bling. That's Pimpin'! Them "eyes on the money" glasses. That's Pimpin'! That gold 'n diamond "smack you fools" cane. That's Pimpin'! Pimpy G is pimpin' and you know it." - Official Steam Store Description

This skin gives Froggy G a striped hat, a new clock necklace, a coat with polka-dotted fur, star-shaped tinted glasses and a pair of white jeans. The Bolt .45 Fish-gun is completely golden, with a cane below it, and gems for eyes.

New gem particle effects are added to the Tornado.

Digital G[edit | edit source]

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"He's rockin' them cybersonic beats. Next level digital sound. Bringing that techno flow, that future yo! Bringing swagger to the elite mercenary force known as The Killer Koalas! It's Digital G, foo!" - Official Steam Store Description

This skin was awarded to all backers of the Awesomenauts: Starstorm Expansion Kickstarter Campaign, and is also available on the Steam Store.

In this skin, Froggy G has futuristic armor, complete with a visor. His water canister also looks futuristic and he has water cartridges strapped on his armor. Froggy doesn't have hair on this skin. The fish gun has a visor too. This skin also adds robotic sounds to Froggy's Tornado and Frog Jump.

Awesomenaut Showcase[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • According to his backstory, Froggy G's real name is Nate Frogg. This is a reference to the rapper Nate Dogg[14].
  • Froggy G is one of the "original six" Awesomenauts that came with the game when it first launched, along with Clunk, Leon, Lonestar, Voltar and Yuri.
  • Froggy G is one of the three Awesomenauts that can fight in his own homeworld (Ribbit IV), the others being Leon and Dizzy.
  • Froggy G's concept and style are likely based on a segment from the 80s cartoon "The Comic Strip"[15] called "Street Frogs".
  • Digital G is a member of the Killer Koalas, along with Bionic Raelynn, Cyber Coco, Ghost Leon, Roboscoop and Ted McPain.
  • Froggy G is one of the "beginner nauts" and, as such, is can be played for free by players who are below profile level 8.

References[edit | edit source]