Religion: anthropomorphic animal
Other Names: Goofy Goof; Dippy Dawg; Super-Goof; James Ding; Pippo; Super Pippo; George Geef; Brian M; G. G. Geef; Mr. Walker; Mr. Wheeler; Mr. X; Goofus D. Dawg; Sport Goofy
First Appearance: Mickey's Revue (1932)
First Appearance (Additional Details): (comic strip) "Enter... Dippy Dog!" (in newspapers 8 Jan '33); (comic book) Mickey Mouse Magazine #1 (1935); (Super-Goof) The Phantom Blot #2 (Apr. 1965): "The Phantom Blot Meets Super Goof"
Creators: Art Babbitt
Number of Appearances: 3,922
Comic Book Appearances: 3,634
TV, Film Appearances: 278
Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 10
Ally: Mickey Mouse
Ally: Donald Duck
Ally: Max Goof
Note: clumsy, dim-witted
Goofy is most commonly a comedic relief character or "everyman" character. But he has also been featured in Disney films as a comedic super-hero named "Super-Goofy" (or "Super Goofy").
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