Cryptie is a fanon character of Happy Tree Friends.
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|Interests|| The paranormal/|
Buck and Chuck
|Enemies/Rivals|| The Ghost|
Any paranormal creature
|First Appearance||Mostly Ghostly|
|First Victim||Hippy (Suited for Trouble)|
|First Death||Mostly Ghostly|
Cryptie is a dark blue star-nosed mole who wears a helmet, thick goggles, and metallic claws and boots.
His name derives from the word "cryptid". As this suggests, he investigates cryptozoology and other things focused around the paranormal. He often carries equipment to find supernatural creatures. His goggles in particular are highly advanced equipment with many functions. With this advantage, however, there is also a disadvantage: he could not see clearly through the goggles. This usually leads him to ruin his plans and/or kill others, but most likely he misses monsters at the right moment. The question mark on his helmet represents both mystery and Cryptie's cluelessness.
He wants to find supernatural creatures mostly because he thinks they are cool and he wants to be rich, though reasons may vary depending on what he is after. Most other characters believe he is insane, though occasionally some may tag along with him to expect the unexpected.
In some episodes, he stars with The Ghost, and such episodes usually revolve around Cryptie trying to catch him. Most of his deaths may involve getting attacked or eaten by the creatures he tries to catch. A lot of his deaths also involve being crushed.
He dies in most of the episodes he appears in. The only episodes he survived are Loch Mess Monster, The Vanishing Act, Mermaid For Each Other, United Europe, Suck It Down (died in a dream), Jackalope Attackalope, Rest in Yeast (Parts 1 and 2), Love Under the Skin, and Catch My Drift.
- Mostly Ghostly
- Loch Mess Monster
- Bone to be Wild
- Ghost Blusters
- Return to Slender
- Peak a Boo
- Grave Danger
- Curse of the Wrappy
- Final Scare
- Bigger Fish to Fry
- Chimney Trap
- Loch Ness Monstrosity
- Cryptie's Cryptid Smoochie
- Terror with Tusks
- El Goat Sucker
- Pros and Leprechauns
- Suck It Down
- Squid Pro Quo
- Ghost of the Most
- Love, Supernaturally
- Bumps in the Night
- Watch This!
- Dead Like Me
- Jackalope Attackalope
- Loch Ness Trap
- Yeti or Not
- The Poultry-geist
- Crash Landing
- Attack on Bunyip
- Buns in the Outback
- Odd Love
- Vamped Up
- Planet X Marks The Spot
- Ho Ho Oh No!
- Lantern It Go
- Monster Hunter Showdown
- One Scoob of Ice Cream
- Good Eye
- The Mole Of Loch Ness
- Treasure Blunt
- Suited for Trouble
- Don't Be A-flayed of the Dark
- From Dusk Till Dawn
- The Vanishing Act
- Flash Fright
- Spider Busters
- Falling to Peices
- Spooked and Shocked
- Gone in a Flashlight
- Dawn and the Dead
- Climb Up the Ropes
- Pointless Love
- Specter Inspecter
- Part of Me
- Sporks and Forks
- Bun is in the Air
- Rest in Yeast Part 2
- I See Dead Critters
- Scary-normal Activity
- Hare Heir
- A Ghostly Greeting
- Tri, Tri Again
- Have a Bite Night
- All in Vine
- A Grave Misunderstanding
- A Bat of One's Eye
- Can't Unseen It
- Carn-Evil Rides
- Catch My Drift
- Undead Reckoning
- Werewolf Are You Going?
- All Greek To Me
- Mermaid For Each Other
- United Europe
- Long in the Tooth
- Troll Slayer
- Rest in Yeast Part 1
- Platypus Evolution
- Messin' With Sasquatch
- Ghostly Origins
- Toe The Line
- Love Under the Skin
- After Wild
- Mostly Ghostly - Sliced by staircase.
- Suited for Trouble - Ripped apart by Bigfoot after being tranquilized.
- Don't be A-flayed of the Dark - Eyes burn from sunlight.
- Polter-Heist - Eaten by spiders.
- Bone to be Wild - Head sliced off.
- Ghost Blusters: Head explodes.
- From Dusk Till Dawn - Eaten by zombies.
- Return to Slender - Shot by a bullet.
- Peak a Boo - Stomped by a yeti.
- Undead Reckoning - Cut in half by The Ghost.
- Grave Danger - Devoured by zombies.
- Werewolf Are You Going? - Possibly killed by Ale (debatable).
- Flash Fright - Hung by his own intestines.
- Spider Busters - Crushed by giant spider.
- Curse of the Wrappy - Boils and explodes.
- Final Scare - Turned to stone and bashed to pieces.
- Bigger Fish to Fry - Crushed by skull of sea serpent Lumpy.
- All Greek To Me - Turned to stone.
- Chimney Trap - Burned to death.
- Loch Ness Monstrosity - Killed or eaten by Nessie (offscreen).
- Falling to Peices - Sliced by a chainlink fence.
- Smoochie option 1 - Stomped on by Bigfoot.
- Smoochie option 2 - Falls and splatters.
- Smoochie option 3 - Sucked into vacuum.
- Spooked and Shocked - Head melts.
- Gone In a Flashlight - Crushed by Torchy.
- Terror with Tusks - Crushed by Count Trunkula.
- El Goat Sucker - Pierced on a cactus.
- Pros and Leprechauns - Falls into woodchipper.
- Long in the Tooth - Hit by hammer.
- Ghost of the Most - Entangled/strangled by dress cloth.
- Squid Pro Quo - Attacked by mermaid.
- Dawn and the Dead - Smashes his head against a rock.
- Troll Slayer - Crushed by tree.
- Love, Supernaturally - Impaled by a vaccum hose and his heart sucked out.
- Bumps in the Night - Killed by Bigfoot.
- Climb Up the Ropes - Eaten by a werewolf.
- Pointless Love - Killed when a canister explodes.
- Specter Inspecter - Thrown into a tree.
- Watch This! - Ran over by police car.
- Dead Like Me - Melted by ectoplasm (revived as a ghost).
- Part of Me - Falls and splatters.
- Sporks and Forks - Head bursts after screaming too loud.
- Daylight - Melted by the sun after becoming a vampire.
- Yeti or Not - Falls, chokes on a dart, and gets ran over by skis.
- The Poultry-geist - Clawed to death by chicken talons.
- Bun is in the Air - Bun's tusks shoot through him.
- I See Dead Critters - Hit by a truck.
- Crash Landing - Sliced to pieces by his net gun.
- Platypus Evolution - Crushed by alien ship.
- Buns in the Outback - Killed by darts.
- Odd Love - Body rips in half by laying an egg.
- Scary-normal Activity- Dies from breaking his bones.
- Hare Heir - Organs are sucked out
- Vamped Up - Turned into a vampire and vaporized by sunlight.
- A Ghostly Greeting - Crushed by a book.
- Planet X Marks The Spot - Sucked into space.
- Tri, Tri Again - Lands on the back of a chair and breaks his spine.
- Ho Ho Oh No! - Falls and splatters.
- Messin' With Sasquatch - Crushed by tree.
- Have a Bite Night - Burnt to death.
- Lantern It Go - Crushed by Lucerna.
- All in Vine - Vapourized.
- Monster Hunter Showdown - Killed by Wendy.
- A Grave Misunderstanding - Sucked into his vacuum (comes back as a ghost).
- One Scoob of Ice Cream - Killed by a bomb.
- Good Eye - Impaled through the mouth by Cupcake.
- A Bat of One's Eye - Trampled by a mob.
- Can't Unseen It - Decapitated by wires.
- Carn-Evil Rides - Flattened by ferris wheel.
- The Mole Of Loch Ness - Transformed into the monster of Loch Ness and suffocated after being beached.
- Treasure Blunt - Mauled to death by a bear.
- Hippy - 4 ("Suited for Trouble", "Final Scare", "I Want Board", "Bumps in the Night")
- Lumpy - 1 ("Suited for Trouble")
- Clam - 2 ("Loch Mess Monster", "Mermaid For Each Other")
- Sir Gron - 1 ("Bone to be Wild" debatable)
- Graves - 2 ("From Dusk Till Dawn", "Grave Danger")
- Flippy - 1 ("Werewolf Are You Going?")
- Pierce - 1 ("The Vanishing Act")
- Toothy - 1 ("Curse of the Wrappy" along with Fizzles)
- Petunia - 1 ("Curse of the Wrappy" along with Fizzles)
- Peppery - 1 ("Final Scare")
- Trippy - 1 ("Final Scare")
- Sniffles - 2 ("Final Scare", "Terror with Tusks")
- Flaky - 1 ("Final Scare")
- Nutty - 2 ("Final Scare", "El Goat Sucker")
- Lifty - 1 ("Bigger Fish to Fry")
- Shifty - 1 ("Bigger Fish to Fry")
- Russell - 1 ("Loch Ness Monstrosity" along with Nessie)
- Kicks - 1 ("Long in the Tooth")
- Lil' Raccoon - 1 ("Ghost of the Most")
- Stubbs - 1 ("Dawn and the Dead")
- Todd - 1 ("I Want Board" along with Fungus)
- Howdy - 1 ("Bumps in the Night")
- Puffy - 1 ("Bumps in the Night")
- Brushy - 1 ("Daylight")
- Bastion - 2 ("Platypus Evolution", "Treasure Blunt")
- Yip - 1 ("Attack on Bunyip")
- Graves - 1 ("Vamped Up")
- Vampy - 1 ("Vamped Up")
- Planetary X - 1 ("Planet X Marks The Spot")
- The Ghost - 1 ("Ghostly Origins")
- Squabbles - 1 ("Lantern It Go")
- Hooty - 1 ("Monster Hunter Showdown" along with Floppy)
- Mothey - 1 ("Monster Hunter Showdown" along with Floppy)
- Ace - 1 ("Good Eye")
- Neo - 1 ("Good Eye")
- Poachy - 1 ("Can't Unseen It")
- Cub - 1 ("Catch My Drift")
- Eerie - 1 ("Catch My Drift")
- McPipes - 1 ("The Mole Of Loch Ness")
- Uncle Jagger - 1 ("The Mole Of Loch Ness")
- Others - 4+ (several zombies in "Grave Danger", several spiders in "Spider Busters", a bunyip in "Buns in the Outback", all the aliens in "Planet X Marks The Spot")
- He is based on the creator's interest in the paranormal.
- He is the third mole in the series, after The Mole and Scrapper. Unlike the others, his nose is shaped like a star rather than a heart.
- Despite his obsession of hunting paranormal creatures, he has been friends with Bun a few times (particularly Rest in Yeast Part 2 and I See Dead Critters).
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