Universal Characters

Alana began regularly hunting for Universal characters in November 2014. Since then, she’s met 115 characters. Some of these characters were one-time opportunities while others can be met on a daily basis.

The table below is a list of all character categories at Universal Studios and Islands of Adventures. This should help you make your own wish list of characters that you would like to meet during your next trip.

Image Name About This Group
Back To The Future Back To The Future Doc Brown can be found roaming the park since the Back To The Future ride was closed.
Barney and Friends Barney and Friends Barney and Friends join Mr Peek-A-Boo to sing some of their favorite songs.
Blue Brothers Blue Brothers Jake and Elwood bring the band each day to rock out in New York City.
Cartoon Classics Cartoon Classics Many of your cartoon friends like Woody Woodpecker and Curious George are looking for you and are ready to play.
Despicable Me Despicable Me Gru and the Minions celebrate fun dance parties each day. Watch out for Vector!
Dora The Explorer Dora The Explorer Dora and Diego bring Boots and their friends to celebrate nature in a fun dance party.
Dr Seuss Dr Seuss The character of Dr Seuss can often be found roaming throughout Seuss Landing
Hollywood Classics Hollywood Classics Many glamorous friends like Marilyn Monroe and Betty Boop are often found on Hollywood Boulevard.
Hop Hop EB and the Pink Berets – the stars of Universal's Hop – have brought a party with music and pogos – and of course the Candy Girls.
Marvel Marvel When villains like Dr Doom and the Green Goblin are afoot the heroes of Marvel can't be far behind!
Men In Black Men In Black The Men In Black search Universal for the worst alien scum in the universe.
Minions (2015 Movie) Minions (2015 Movie) Three Minions took the opportunity to visit Universal Studios during the summer of 2015.
Scooby Doo Scooby Doo When you see the Mystery Machine you know the gang can't be far behind. Zoinks!
Shrek Shrek Donkey is often out creating a mess with guests. Shrek and Fiona are there to clean it up.
SpongeBob SquarePants SpongeBob SquarePants Travel under the sea during fun daily dance parties with Spongebob and his friends.
The Mummy The Mummy Mysterious creatures from the tombs of Egypt can be found lurking around outside the Mummy ride.
The Simpsons The Simpsons The Simpsons have journeyed to Orlando and brought some of their Springfield friends with them.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Magical characters from JK Rowling's stories come to life in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Transformers Transformers Optimus Prime and Bumblebee always arrive to save the day when Decepticons are afoot.