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The following list details characters from the strip's run, as well as inanimate objects and food!


Main Characters[]

The characters that appeared in most of the comics.

Supporting Characters[]

The characters that appear in some comics, often appearing in large roles and sometimes in cameos.

Recurring Characters[]

Characters that appeared various times, but not often enough to be considered supporting characters.

Minor Characters[]

Characters that have very small roles.

Calvin's Inventions[]

Main Inventions[]

These were the most often seen.

Recurring Inventions[]

These were only used in a single story arc.

Minor Inventions[]

These were used in only one panel of a Sunday strip, or in one Weekday strip.


Main Foods[]

These are eaten most often.

Minor Foods[]

Foods that are only shown briefly.