Mr Blobby [VHS]
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In May 2023, Mr Blobby auditioned for the sixteenth series of Britain’s Got Talent where he performed a magic act.
You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. In his new guises, Mr Blobby is a complete hoot, hilariously bumping, bashing and bruising his way through life.
He commented that working as Mr Blobby was harder than it looks by saying "People think it's easy bouncing around saying, 'blobby', but they should try it. Web icon An illustration of a computer application window Wayback Machine Texts icon An illustration of an open book.
The VHS tape came with a postcard promoting both the theme park and merchandise, and a competition to win free entry to the park in 1995. In March 1994, Elizabeth Kolbert of The New York Times wrote: "Mr Blobby's rise to stardom has provoked anguished commentaries about just what he stands for. See Mister Blobby with Will Carling, Valerie Singleton, Wayne Sleep, Hudson and Halls, and Garth Crooks. In 1994 Millennium Interactive released Mr Blobby, a platform game based on the character for Amiga  and MS-DOS. He also appeared on The Last Leg, where he was declared as leader of "The 90s Party", a political party formed by the show's hosts.Though Mr Blobby is long gone from the estate, he still gets a brief mention in their free guidebook. On 6 September 2019, Mr Blobby appeared on the 20th Anniversary episode of Loose Women where he grappled Carol McGiffin, losing an eye in the process. He also appeared on BBC News and was interviewed by Christian Fraser to discuss his pantomime appearance.