Flying fish

Demonstrating flight capabilities

"It's just a goldfish. Really! I mean, sometimes a goldfish is just a goldfish!
The TPU professors aren't quizzing us on everything, you know! Sheesh!"
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First seen in Dr. Beetle's TPU lab during the Baron's surprise visit, the terrified goldfish and bowl miraculously survive the chaos that ensues after Gil discovers Agatha's filing system and the explosion of Dr. Beetle's bomb thanks to Gil's tenacity and great reflexes. It is later seen (in a mobile bowl) and mentioned on Castle Wulfenbach, most likely having been carried there by Gil. Zoing is apparently afraid of it.

In Agatha H. And The Airship City, the goldfish is confirmed as having been owned by the (then-late) Dr. Beetle.

The Goldfish has a name - Carassius Auratus. Print Issue #6 has a cutout of the goldfish in his fishbowl with the tank treads which labels him. He also appears on the back cover - "life size-ish".

Other SightingsEdit

Fish seen in various apocrypha may or may not be related:

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