Flunky is the lowest cog on the corporate ladder of Bossbots. They range from level one to five.

Common locations

Starting battle phrases

  • "You're going to look good on my resume."
  • "I excel at toon disposal."
  • "I'm sending you back to the Playground!!"
  • "I may just be a flunky - but I'm real spunky."
  • "I'm gonna tell the boss about you!"
  • "You'll never meet my boss."
  • "I'm going to use you to step up the corporate ladder."
  • "You'll have to go through me first."
  • "The boss is counting on me to stop you."
  • "You're not going to like the way I work."
  • "Your love life is like the square root of -1: imaginary."

Cog moves

Clip On Tie [1]Click to enlarge
Target: One toon
Signature: No
Level: 1 2 3 4 5
Damage: 1 1 2 2 3
Pound Key [2]Click to enlarge
Target: One toon
Signature: No
Level: 1 2 3 4 5
Damage: 2 2 3 4 6
Shred [3]Click to enlarge
Target: One toon
Signature: No
Level: 1 2 3 4 5
Damage: 3 4 5 6 7

Cog suit promotion

Stock Options
Levels: 1 2 3 4 5
Stock Options required: 100 130 160 190 800


  • In the Toontorial, toons must defeat a Flunky right outside Tutorial Tom's building, making it the first cog that toons defeat, assuming they don't skip the Toontorial.
  • Flunky promotions are the same as Glad Hander, Tightwad, and Bloodsucker promotions.
  • He is also seen in the C.E.O. battle. At the end of the battle, the C.E.O. gets demoted to one.
  • Flunkies are the only cogs that wear glasses.
  • Flunkies are the only cog in the Maze Game.
  • Flunkies do not have eyes behind their glasses.
  • The Flunky's gag weak spot is a $1 Bill because "they really want that raise."
  • Flunkies wear brown suits, but on the trading card, they wear black suits.
  • The Flunky's glasses appear on Flippy's Whole Cream Pie in Toon Hall.
  • A contest winning backpack accessory is portrayed by a Flunky called the Cog Pack.
  • The Flunky is one of the only cogs who say a different phrase than the other cogs, when they fly away or enter a building. They would say, "I'm late for a meeting."
  • Flunkies are the weakest cogs in Toontown as their highest attack only does 7 points of damage.

Name of origin

A flunky is an assistant who does menial work; in other terms, a lackey.