Oogie Boogie
Background information
Feature films The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Television programmes none
Video games Kingdom Hearts, The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Pumkin King, The Nightmare Before Christmas: Oogie's revenge
Park attractions
Voice Ken Page
Performance model
Inspiration Cab Calloway in Betty Boop cartoon.
Awards unknown
Character information
Other names The Oogie Boogie Man, Mr. Oogie Boogie
Personality comedic, atractive, evil, loud, greedy, hungry, abusive, sadistic, gamblin', bad, mean, scary, clumsy, Strong (The Nightmate Before Christmas: Oogie's Revenge)
Appearance A Big Brown Sack filled with Bugs.
Occupation trouble maker, 7 holidays king (Oogie's revenge)
Affiliations Bad
Goal To cook Santa and Sally to make his soup of bugs tastier and overthrow jack skellington and the other holiday leaders.
Home Halloween Town
Allies The Shadow on the Moon at Night
Enemies Jack Skellington, Sally, Zero,Lock, Shock and Barell (one sided), Santa Claus, Sora, Donald Duck, Goofy, King Micky (Kingdom hearts)
Minions Lock, Shock and Barell , heartless
Likes Evil, Bugs, destroy jack and Santa Claus, messing with sandy claws (Santa Claus), Dice, being a Gamblin' Boogie man
Dislikes game loss, Jack Skellington
Powers and abilities suck air jet engine vent
Weapons Robot Casino Machines (film)
Heartless (Kingdom Hearts)
Fate When Jack pulls a string hanging from Oogie's body, it unwraps Oogie's skin of, releasing the bugs which he's made of. (film)
Defeated by Sora. (Kingdom Hearts)
Quote not that Rag doll again!!

Oogie Boogie is the main antagonist of Henry Selick´s and Tim Burton´s 1993 film Tim Burton´s The Nightmare Before Christmas. He´s a brown sack filled with bugs, one spider and one snake. He´s also green sometimes.


Oogie´s personality consists in him bieng bad tempered and cheater. He also can be a little easy to be attracted by girls.

The Shadow on the Moon at NightEdit

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Oogie Boogie in the shadow on the moon at night.

Oogie Boogie is also seen as the shadow on the moon at night, in which his shadow appears on the moon. This ability only happens in the beegining of the film, later his shadow is seen in his dungeon.

Oogie´s endEdit

When Jack saved Sally and Santa from Oogie, the evil sack tried to capture him. But Jack was to quick for him. When Oogie saw he didn´t stand a chance for Jack, he tried to escape. Jack however pulled a string hanging from Oogie´s body leasing the bugs that he was made of, they escape and fall into boiling water and die. After that there was nothing left of Oogie.

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Oogie Boogie singing The Oogie Boogie song in Nightmare Before Christmas.

Kindgom HeartsEdit

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Oogie Boogie in Kingdom Hearts.

In the videogame Kingdom Hearts Oogie Boogie is a villainous bag of bugs who is always trying to take over Halloween Town from the Kingdom Hearts series.

First EntryEdit

This evil bag of bugs wants Jack to be out of town so he can take over. To make his plot further, he's after the heart Dr. Finkelstein created, and he's sent Lock, Shock and Barrel to steal it.

Second EntryEdit

The villain who tried to take over Halloween Town. The heart he stole from Dr. Finkelstein attracted the Heartless, and the result was his doom.

Kingdom Hearts: Chain of MemoriesEdit

A villain who's always plotting against Jack.

Oogie Boogie stole Dr. Finkelstein's potion believing it would make him more powerful, but instead it drove him mad with fear.


A villain who's always causing trouble in Halloween Town. Oogie Boogie appeared before Riku as a token of the indelible darkness in his heart.

Kingdom Hearts IIEdit

An evil bag of bugs who loves gambling with dice and dreams of causing trouble for Jack in Halloween Town. Sora and his friends defeated Oogie once before, but Maleficent brought him back as part of her evil plan.

The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Pumpkin KingEdit

Oogie Boogie also makes an appearience in another videogame The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Pumpkin King, this story however happens befor the actual film starts. When Oogie Boogie escaped from his town before it vanished he finds himself in Halloween Town, he claims the town as the new festival of his original Bug Day. He then tries to take control of Halloween town, using an army of giant bugs.

The Nightmare Before Christmas: Oogie's RevengeEdit

Oogie Boogie also appeared in the videogame The Nightmare Before Christmas: Oogie's Revenge. There he comes back to life (after Jack killed him in the actual film) and he tries to become the seven holiday king by kidnaping the other leaders.

Federollo23 12:55, February 6, 2010 (UTC)

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