About the PHB

phb blimp logo2What’s popping? Welcome to the Poptropica Help Blog, also known as the PHB for short. This blog was founded by Slanted Fish on July 26, 2008 and quickly became a popular Poptropica fansite (you can read our history here). We’re part of the Poptropica Help Network.

Here at the PHB, our goal is to enhance your Poptropica experience by sharing game tips, secrets, news, walkthroughs, tools, and more. If you immerse yourself, you’ll also find a fun-loving community in the comments sections, our Discord chat server, and more. Take a ride on the PHB blimp and explore, collect, compete! 😉

The PHB is proud to be an Official VIP fansite of Poptropica. Our VIP badge is displayed on our site’s header and sidebar. Note that we are not Poptropica, but we are players (like you!) who are dedicated to serving this community.

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Meet the team

The PHB team consists of our blog’s current staff members. This is the crew that brings you the latest news on the homepage! We are ordinary players, not Poptropica Creators (though we wish we were). Many of us like to hang out on the PHB’s official Discord chat server, the PHC, so you might see us there!

Read the blurbs below to learn a little about the people behind this blog:

Slanted Fish

Hey there! I’m Slanted Fish, the editor-in-chief and creator of the Poptropica Help Blog (PHB). The nickname comes from a wordplay on my Chinese name, my perpetually slanted posture, and my love of fish. I consider myself a writer, artist, appreciator of good puns, Hong Kong native, and Christ follower. Feel free to add me on Poptropica – my username is slantedfish. 🐠

Brave Tomato

Hey guys, my name is Brave Tomato, and I’m a 19-year old girl from New Jersey. I’m a fan artist (both with markers and Sketchbook Pro), writer (specializing in canon expansion), occasional theorist of plotlines, and I also run a YouTube account about Poptropica. You can add me by entering 1313cookie.

Spotted Dragon

Hi, I’m Spotted Dragon, or SD (you can add me at ooolala13), and I’m a girl living in the US. My entire life is basically me freaking out about fandoms and stuff. There’s not much else to it. I also enjoy art and I am a big supporter of human rights. Be sure to check out my DeviantArt and don’t be afraid to start up a conversation!

Lucky Joker

Hello, everyone! I’m Lucky Joker, a Poptropica enthusiast who lives in the US. Some of my hobbies are drawing, writing and playing the keyboard—to name a few. I also dabble in film & production and I enjoy listening to music (a lot). I’m also on Twitter and DeviantArt.

Happy Lobster

Hey there! My name is Happy Lobster, but you can just call me HL. I’m a 15-year-old boy who lives in Australia, and I’ve been playing Poptropica since 2008 (and still loving it!). Some of my favourite pastimes are reading, drawing, table tennis, and listening to some music. You can friend my Poptropican anytime with the username topkop88.

Silver Wolf

Hiya! I’m Silver Wolf, or SW, or Wolfy, a girl who lives in the US. I’ve been playing Poptropica since 2012 and sharing it along the way on my blog, the PTFP (Poptropica Tips for Poptropicans). Besides writing, I enjoy drawing, playing video games, and reading. I especially like Harry Potter and Overwatch! I’m also a huge animal lover.

Purple Claw

Heyo! I’m Purple Claw, a 15-year-old boy living in England. I’ve been a Poptropica fan for a long time, and you can friend me with the username donatloul. Blogging is an important part of my life, and I even have my own site at Clawtropica. I also enjoy drawing, watching TV, reading, and of course, playing my favorite game, Poptropica!

Fierce Flyer

Hey everyone, Fierce Flyer here! I’m a 13-year-old boy who lives in the Sunshine State (Florida, USA). I enjoy drawing, writing, sports, reading and of course, blogging! You may know me from my Poptropica blog, Fierce Flyer Adventures. You can also add me on Poptropica with the username muuuuuuuuuuu4 (I know, it’s a lot of u’s). As always, Fly Fierce!

Past PHB Authors

We would also like to thank all previous PHB authors for contributing to our community. A shout-out to the following: Smockers, Codien, Grumpy Wolf, Gazek, Golden Eagle, Sparkle Star/Green Seal, TyrianWhispersSecret (Neat Whale/Mara), iMango (Cool Wing), Coskit, Hyper Star, Enclosed Lightning, Rainfall/RCG, CoderkidHicoga/GAGreen BoaMTSkyboy303, Rainbow DashSuper ThunderIcy CometAngry WingShaggy TornadoFuzzy-BCheerful SingerBlakeSamwow5Giant HawkMighty GamerKoi (Cobalt), YlimegirlHPuterpopPerfect SkyUltimate iPad Expert, and Slippery Raptor.

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brought to you by:
Slanted Fish (“Fishy”) 🐠
Brave Tomato (“BT”) 🍅
Spotted Dragon (“SD,” “SydVC”) 🐉
Lucky Joker (“LJ”) 🍀
Happy Lobster (“HL”) 🦀
Silver Wolf (“SW,” “Wolfy”) 🐺
Purple Claw (“Pea Sea,” “PC”) 🐾
& Fierce Flyer (“Fierce,” FF”) ✈️

sharing Poptropica’s awesomeness since July 26, 2008


984 thoughts on “About

  1. rtt says:

    Um, excuse me, Slanted Fish, is Shaggy Tornado not an author anymore? Because Brave Tomato included him in her drawing of the PHB in the issue of the POPCORN which is awesome by the way in September. Just saying. Also late happy bday Samwow5! And I am going to submit something for the October edition of the Popcorn.

    Slanted Fish: Shaggy is not an author anymore — you can see who the current ones are on this page. 😛

  2. Jojo Tagpis says:

    hi,i am Shy Horse.my nickname is Horsey if you like,or my username SlantedFish19.
    i live in the USA,New Jersey.im 8 yrs.old if me,12 yrs.old if poptropican.
    i am born at 2006 and my poptropican,2014.i am the youngest player in Poptropica.
    i may have 26 costumes,i am in the black flags tribe,i downloaded poptropica app in my iphone,at i like to do is drawing,singing,dancing,playing and my 2 favorites,God and playing my laptop.you can costumize from the photos i have.

    -Kathryn in USA.

  3. Jaclyn says:

    I know a few of you are over 13 but is it okay to play when your 13? Cuz im totally not 13 or anything with a poptropica addiction 😉

  4. Bob Stuart says:

    I’m on the poptropica app. My little brother has made 4 characters that I don’t want how do I delete them?!?!?!?!

  5. Lucky bird says:

    Hi all! Now I just ❤ Dolphins, Peacocks, Cats, Deer, Rabbits, etc. So what do you ppl love? Oh, I forgot to include fishes and whales in the list…;)
    Stylish sensations,
    Lucky bird.

  6. Muddy Kid ^-^ says:

    Joey, I need you to please let me comment on your blog and I will reason with you on the definition of spamming and trolling so you’ll understand better. I know what you want, you don’t want to be called a spammer or a troll, so let me give you some advice.

    I’m trying to deal with him, Fishy, sorry about this.

  7. Muddy Kid ^-^ says:

    Excuse me? Those weren’t “bad words.” About that statement about what you made about “spamming” and “trolling” being bad words, it doesn’t work like that when it comes to the Internet. And if you do know the definition of spamming and trolling, you can unblock me on Tumblr and we can speak privately.

    • joeynigro1 says:

      Troll means: “make a deliberately offensive or provocative online post with the aim of upsetting someone or eliciting an angry response from them.” Spam means: “send the same message indiscriminately to (large numbers of recipients) on the Internet.”

  8. Muddy Kid ^-^ says:

    Yes. That’s the definition I was going to say to you. And I bet it’s why people called you a troll in the PHC the other day in response to your rude behavior towards me; calling me a “troll”, telling people that I swore when I was going to say something to you, and other stuff which got you kicked and banned. If you want to be unbanned from the chat you need to contact the PHB and apologize sincerely, saying you will never do this again.

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