|Species||Mutant Moth Larva|
|Relatives|| Starfire (owner)
Killer Moth (creator/father)
Beast Boy (adopter)
Sonia Conchita Hernández
|Enemies|| Carlos (archenemy)|
Killer Moth (creator/father)
- Mama's little bumgorf, no!
Silkie is a main character in Teen Titans Go!. He is mainly Starfire's pet, but seems to have relationships with all of the Titans, and he doesn't talk. Even though the other Titans says that he is just learning how to talk.
Silkie has also appeared in almost every Teen Titans Go! episode. As seen in the episode La Larva de Amor, Starfire loves Silkie so much that she attacks her friends when they fail to keep track of him. Also in the same episode, Silkie develops a relationship with a Mexican woman, known as Sonia Conchita Hernández, and saves her from Carlos.It is also shown in the episode, Driver's Ed, the berries that Starfire has are bad for him. They make his face swollen and puffy.
AppearanceSilkie is a small pink mutant moth larva with light green eyes. He has six nub-like legs, and two antennae. He also seems to have a spot-like design on his body. Inside his mouth he has pointed yellow teeth resembling those of a dog.
Episodes Focusing on Silkie
- Legendary Sandwich
- Driver's Ed
- Dog Hand
- Double Trouble
- Dude Relax
- Laundry Day (cameo)
- Hey Pizza!
- You're Fired
- Super Robin (cameo)
- Meatball Party
- Staff Meeting
- Artful Dodgers (cameo)
- Burger vs. Burrito
- Matched (cameo)
- Colors of Raven
- Starfire the Terrible
- Caged Tiger (cameo)
- Second Christmas (cameo)
- Nose Mouth
- In and Out
- A running gag in the series is that Silkie throws up in nearly every episode he is in.
- Silkie mostly appeared as an obstacle in Teen Titans Go! games.
- In the original series, Silkie is a mutated moth larva created by the villain Killer Moth. Beast Boy secretly takes him in but then gives him to Starfire, who ends up being his permanent keeper.
- It is revealed in "Starliar" that his favorite food is canned seafood.
- Silkie resorts to eating nearly everything he comes across when he's not fed within a certain time frame. He's even willing to eat the contents of Beast Boy's litter pan.
- Beast Boy seems to have a friendship with Silkie since they've both shared a few 'bro' moments while trying to escape the intense heat in Hey Pizza! Maybe Because of the fact Beast Boy was the one to first find Silkie. Also another bro moment in the same episode, Beast Boy gets Silkie to cough up some spare cash he swallowed for unknown reasons, to pay for a pizza for Beast Boy and Cyborg, in return, Beast Boy lets Silkie have all the pizza he can eat.
- In Dog Hand, It is shown that Silkie's deepest wish is to evolve and grow wings.
- Raven has also has a friendship with Silkie in Legendary Sandwich, where she plays with her pony dolls and dresses Silkie up as a princess and naming him Princess Silkie Soft.
- Beast Boy has also been shown transforming into a Silkie in La Larva de Amor.
- Silkie gets spliced together with a rabbit by B'Wana Beast in You're Fired!
- When Silkie eats Tamaranean berries in Driver's Ed and swells up, it is a subtle reference to the original series when Starfire fed him zorka berries from Tamaran and he became enormous.
- Silkie is quite possibly the luckiest character on the show, as seen in La Larva de Amor. He averted death and disaster many times without trying.
- Silkie also gained immortality upon eating the Legendary Sandwich until he threw the sandwich up.
- Despite being male, Starfire bought Silkie a bikini.
- Tara Strong revealed in an interview that she provides Silkie's voice.
- Bumgorf, a term Starfire calls Silkie in many episodes, was originally used in the original series. It's a term of endearment meaning something along the lines of prodigy or child.
- Various pictures of Silkie in various costumes can be seen in the hallway leading to the Titans' rooms. The costumes include a bee, a flower, and Batman.
- In some episodes, his eyes are dark grey, while in others, they are green.
- In Matched Silkie is a "bug of the cloth".
- It is revealed in Starliar that Silkie dislikes Tofu.
- Silkie is one of the two TTG! characters outside of the Teen Titans to be made into merchandise by Jazwares, the other being Trigon.
The gallery for Silkie can be viewed here.
|Teen Titans Go! Characters|
|Teen Titans||Robin • Cyborg • Starfire • Raven • Beast Boy • Silkie|
|Titans East||Speedy • Aqualad • Bumblebee • Más • Menos|
|Other Heroes||Batman • Batgirl • The Wonder Twins • Commissioner Gordon • Aquaman • Vixen • B'wana Beast|
|H.I.V.E. Five||Jinx • Gizmo • Mammoth • See-More • Billy Numerous|
|Other Villains||Terra • Brother Blood • Dr. Light • Trigon • Killer Moth • Kitten • Ed • Carlos • Mother Mae-Eye • Plasmus • Cinderblock • Control Freak • Kyd Wykkyd • Killer Croc • Cironielian Chrysalis Eater • The Mockingbirds|
|Minor Characters||Sonia Conchita Hernández • Parry • Demon • Pizza Deliverer • The Couch • Sandwich Guardians|