", the psychologist started to criticize his obesity as a way to test his anger, as Cartman was suspected to have anger management problems. Eric Theodore Cartman, plus connu sous son nom Cartman, doublé par Christophe Lemoine dans la version française, est l'un des 5 personnages principaux et bien connus de South Park, avec Stan, Kyle,Kenny, et plus tard, Butters.. Il est sans doute le plus populaire et le plus connu des personnages de South Park. That even led his ex-girlfriend Heidi Turner act like that in S21. Although Liane possesses a social and moral conscience, Cartman is usually able to manipulate her into doing even morally reprehensible things for him. Appearances Mabel Cartman Despite the severity of his actions, it is likely that they are a type of emotional defense mechanism against his insecurity and (potential) confused sexuality. In "The Death of Eric Cartman", Kyle sums up Cartman's character as a "fat, racist, self-centered, intolerant, manipulative sociopath". Hair Caucasian This milk-sneezing problem is due to a malfunctioning kidney, which Cartman is tricked into donating for transplant, benefiting his friend Kyle, who receives the malfunctioning organ as seen in the episode "Cherokee Hair Tampons". This shown especially in It's a Jersey Thing, where it wasn't until after Kyle left did he start crying from being attacked by him, and then later used it to convince other boys to lock him in a meat locker. In "Cartoon Wars Part II", Cartman used it to threaten the president of FOX, however he realizes soon that he forgot to load it, causing him to throw it to the ground in frustration. In "Chef Goes Nanners", Wendy kisses Cartman on the lips at the flag debate, due to the fact she had a weird dream about him and started feeling attracted to him in the middle of the episode. When he tried to win the Special Olympics by feigning a disability in "Up the Down Steroid" , Kyle attempts to talk him out of it by telling him, regardless of their differences, that Cartman will surely go to Hell for such an act; Cartman replies that Kyle does not understand that Hell is reserved for the Jews, indicating once again his self-righteousness. It was revealed in the episode, "Doubling Down", that Heidi tolerates Cartman's abuse towards her because she doesn't want to admit she made a mistake when she became his girlfriend. For over twelve seasons since "Cartman's Mom is Still a Dirty Slut", Cartman lived under the belief that his mother was a hermaphrodite and also his biological father. Despite these traits, Cartman rarely commands respect from his peers. After breaking up with Cartman, Heidi agrees to be Kyle's girlfriend, angering Cartman. In "The List", he made a plan to steal a list the girls made of who the cutest boys in the class were. Although initially surprised, Cartman lets out moans of pleasure, just before a fifty foot satellite dish shoots out of his rectum. At the end of "Kenny Dies", after Cartman revealed his true motives for fighting to lift the ban on stem cell research, to replicate a "Shakey's Pizza" and not to save Kenny's life, Kyle, enraged about this, brutally begins to beat up Cartman, delivering several blows to his chest and a good roundhouse right. Character Information Cartman does not regret killing his father however, instead is horrified to know that he is half-ginger and thus carries the ginger gene in his body. When too close to liberals, he suffers what could be called an allergic reaction. Additionally in "Le Petit Tourette" he accidentally admitted to having a crush on a girl named Patty Nelson and also said that he and his cousin "touched wieners". You're not a Jew". After demanding answers out of Mr. Garrison and Mr. Hat, it is revealed that the paternity tests were altered and one of the people in the room at the time of revelation was indeed Cartman's father. In the first episode of the twelfth season, "Tonsil Trouble", it is revealed that Cartman has in the past needed a routine tonsil checkup. All this occurs in "The Jeffersons". This has since been regarded as Cartman's defining moment and has been brought up again countless times during the series. In "Douche and Turd", Stan votes for Cartman's mascot instead of Kyle's, much to Kyle's dismay. Eric Cartman Eric Cartman is the third protagonist of South Park, along with Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski, and Kenny McCormick. Later when his supposedly real motives were revealed, knowing how Cartman typically is, Kyle promptly fights him in Kenny's defense, although Cartman was genuinely distraught over Kenny's illness before and after he learns that he can benefit from it. A recurring joke throughout the series is that, despite his mother's sweetness and wholesome demeanor, she is in fact a promiscuous, oversexed, crack-smoking, scheiße-porn queen, prostitute, and nymphomaniac. Butters, Kenny, or Craig usually act as his right hand man, and recurring members of the groups include Token, Craig, Clyde, Kyle, Stan, Kenny, and Butters, but most of the time they (with the exception of Butters and sometimes Clyde) seem to realize how mentally imbalanced he is. When Stan shows up, drunk, talking to Kyle, it is shown that Cartman is keeping a close eye on them from where he was standing. He also stated that it has been his dream to own a million dollars since he was two years old. In "T.M.I." ", and Bebe leans away from her computer and flips Cartman off, saying that she killed him within the game, when Cartman's character respawns, he immediately attacks Bebe and refers to her as a "bitch". Although Cartman was in jail for his "hate crime" on Token, even though it is quite obvious he did not bash Token's head with a rock because he is black, but because he thought Token had insulted him (it was in fact Kyle who did this). In the early seasons, he often teased Pip and called him a "French piece of crap". In the later seasons, she has been shown to be strict with him as seen in "Coon 2: Hindsight", "Coon vs. Coon & Friends", and "HUMANCENTiPAD" all of which show her not only following through with punishments, but also showing obvious disgust with Cartman's behaviour. It appears that Liane is convinced of her son's goodness and accepts any excuses or stories he makes up, no matter how improbable. Cartman can, on rare occasions, show compassion towards cats, as in "Major Boobage" in which he hides cats in his attic from the authorities. Cartman is visibly overweight, being larger than all the other kids. MMM, yummy, yummy you guys.". ", to which he responds "holy shit", as the end credits begin. Also in "Jared Has Aides" while Butters got grounded by his parents, Cartman decided to cover for Butters while Stan and Kyle tried to get 4 million dollars when Butters' parents told him they would call him on the phone every hour. He seemed go through all of that solely for the purpose of tricking the rest of the boys. Eric has serious issues both physically and mentally. 1 Background; 2 Powers & Abilities; 3 Alternate Forms; 4 Equipment; 5 Feats. Even at the end of the episode, by which time Cartman usually reveals his ulterior motive(s), Cartman still focuses on the fact that Billy Mays is at peace. Cartman also "punishes" Butters with the tetherball for not kissing another girl in "Butters' Bottom Bitch", though later he would praise Butters for kissing a girl for 5 bucks. ", or "Would you like to sleep with me, Clyde?". In "Imaginationland", Cartman makes a bet with Kyle, stating that if he can prove that leprechauns are real, then Kyle will suck his balls. In "Tsst", he beats up a kid, handcuffs him to the flagpole, gives him a hacksaw, poisons him, and tells him the only way to get to the antidote was to saw off his leg. He is the only one not invited to the girls' party in ", Cartman saved Kyle for the sole reason to pick on him and have something to do in ". He then proceeds to demand all the boys submit to new penis measurements, which he personally administers with the exception of his own (due to the fact he falsely claimed to have 13 inch penis). Il est devenu une célébrité internationale pour son côté anti-héros. Harold Cartman Even though Cartman is overweight, he always denies it (especially in the earlier seasons) by saying, "I'm not fat, I'm just big-boned", or some variation thereof. Cartman unfortunately never got to meet his father properly, due to the fact that during his war against his half-brother Scott (in which Scott sold Eric his pubes, stating it would allow him to reach maturity), Cartman killed both Jack and his wife, ground their bodies up into ground meat, cooked it in chili and proceeded to feed it to Scott. In the episode "AWESOM-O", Butters reveals to the residents of South Park a video of Cartman dressed as Britney Spears, while dancing around a cardboard cut-out of Justin Timberlake, which he apparently later made out with. Cartman has been bad at sports, and sometimes good. The rivalry between Cartman and Kyle has been a recurring theme from the beginning, but has become significantly stronger since Season Four. However, it should probably be noted that they were ignorant of the true meaning of this phrase, mistaking it for Aramaic. In "The Death of Eric Cartman", when Butters asks him what if he's not supposed to go to Heaven, but to "heck", Cartman responds "I'm not going to Heck, Butters! Oddly enough, during one incident in which Cartman's toys were 'praising' him, one of the toys called him a 'fat piece of crap' which was a surprise to Cartman himself. Also, in the episode "Are You There God? In order to further prevent the truth from coming out, the two journey to SpaceX in "Oh, Jeez" to get to Mars. 15 Cartman Joins the Special Olympics, when Cartman learns that there's a $1,000 prize for winning the special Olympics, he puts great effort into making himself appear disabled so he can compete. Cartman's lack of knowledge is also displayed in the episode "Sexual Harassment Panda", when he tells Mr. Garrison that sexual harassment is "trying to have intercourse with a lady friend, and some other guy comes up and tickles your balls from behind." Although Cartman doesn't generally like anyone in particular, he was very fond of Chef, as seen in "The Return of Chef" where Cartman was crying in front of Butters and even admitted that he was going to miss Chef, but didn't know how to tell him. He has messy reddish brown hair. Cartman is described in various terms, in short, he is an evil, vicious, angry, self-absorbed, immature, destructive, sarcastic, snooty, loud-mouthed, lazy, and insane child. Craig Tucker observed in "Fishsticks" that Jimmy was lucky Cartman was only asking for half the money that would be made from patenting a joke that Jimmy had come up with, and Cartman was intent on taking credit for (he had actually lied on the couch eating chips, offering no input). Since Cartman has trouble restraining himself from teasing Kyle Schwartz about his Jewish heritage (since he is the stereotypical Jew that Kyle Broflovski had been trying to avoid being for five years), when Ms. Choksondik later tells Kyle Schwartz to concentrate, Cartman impulsively blurts out: "Maybe we should send him to concentration camp!". Cartman knows a bit about Photography, as shown in a few episodes. Confused, the horrified doctor hears her shoot herself with a gun over the phone, Looking back at his patient, Cartman says in a cold voice, "I'm not fat, I'm big boned". For example, Cartman couldn't possibly have killed his stuffed animals while heading downstairs with Token. Grade Although they are shown bickering, the argument isn't angry as most of the arguments between the two can be. In the Season Three episode, "The Succubus", when he can't see Kenny (who was crushed seconds earlier) he calls out "Guys? Cartman's mind even once backfired against him during "Le Petit Tourette", during which he made everyone believe he was suffering from Tourette's Syndrome, so as to be able to go around saying whatever horrible hateful thing he wanted without consequences. The church ended up to be a get-rich-quick scheme resulting in her father's death. However, he had cried over Kenny's illness before discovering the possibility of making his own "Shakeys". Bewildered, Kyle replies that he is indeed a Jew, and Cartman tells him not to be so hard on himself (implying that Jew was an insult rather than a religion). In "Pandemic", the boys decided to start their own Peruvian band to earn some spending money. In several episodes, he is seen able to overpower Kenny, but in some episodes he isn't capable of doing so. In fact, he is a racist, sexist, and specialist. Unlike the other boys, Butters isn't aware of the plan and Cartman believes that Butters is the only one who can see him, now that he is "dead". Cartman wears a red jacket, yellow gloves (or mittens) and a blue hat with a yellow puff ball on top, brown pants, black shoes, and white socks (as seen in the episode "Super Fun Time"). Cartman is overweight, but always denies it by saying "I'm not fat. He killed two Chinese but he wasn't aiming at them. Cartman a été le premier des garçons à être représenté sans son chapeau, comme on le voit dans «Joyeux Noël Charlie Manson !». Later in the episode it is revealed, during the process of painfully crapping it out, that the treasure is fake and used for photographs for tourists at the caves. At the sperm bank, he pretends to test a semen sample by smearing it on his fingers. Cartman begins to be annoyed with Heidi for not being submissive to him. Throughout the entire episode, Cartman is motivated solely by his desire to put Billy Mays' soul to rest, never once expressing any intention to gain anything from this endeavor in the process. However, Cthulhu is eventually defeated when Mint-Berry Crunch uses his godlike powers to seal him back into R'Lyeh's dimension. he responds with a sincere "I'm here, Kyle!". In some episodes Stan is shown having a strong hatred for Cartman even if Cartman isn't doing anything. Later, he organizes a cult of homicidal Ginger children bent on world conquest known as the "Ginger Separatist Movement", remarking: "I'm not going to live my life as a Goddamn minority!" Granted, there really hasn't been much focus on this particular talent of Cartman's (since most of the story plots don't focus on it) so there's virtually very little known as to how he learned these other languages so well at such a young age. He also believes Jews to be incapable of many professions, such as basketball player, singing/rhythm, fireman, pirate or even so much as someone tough, however on some occasions his accusations have been proven true (particularly rhythm).