Wild Grinders by Rob Dyrdek

Wild Grinders is an American skateboard cartoon series that revolves around Lil Rob, an energetic skater kid. The animated show aired on Nicktoons, a sister channel of Nickelodeon. It ran for two seasons from 2012 to 2015. 

Wild Grinders Background

Wild Grinders cartoon is based on real events that happened when Robert Dyrdek was just a young skateboarder. Dyrdek is a reality TV personality and a former professional skateboarder. He starred in the TV shows Rob & Big and Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory. 

When Dyrdek was in his pre-adolescent years, he had fun and amazing adventures and now wants to tell his story through TV animation. He has so many talents that he even voiced the main protagonist of the show.

The last episode of the final season was aired on February 12, 2015, and there’s no news for any future follow-up episodes yet. 

If you are a fan of this fun show or at least interested in skateboarding, you can continue the fun by playing the ‘Wild Grinders video Game.’ It is a fun skateboarding game that the skating cartoon-inspired.

Lil Rob and Meaty skaters

Wild Grinders Synopsis

The ‘Wild Grinders’ comprises a group of energetic skateboarders who live and grind in a fictional place called Sprawl City. 

They spend their day filming skateboarding stunts in parks and ramps but not without a nemesis that’s determined to give them trouble. 

Wild Grinders Rival

Stubford Hucksterball is the main nemesis of the whole series and powerful because he happened to be the son of a successful businessman in Sprawl City. 

Wild Grinders Skater Group

Stubford is a rich and spoiled kid but clumsy at skating. He likes to provoke Lil Rob by calling him Lil Slob. Although he has funds for his innovations, it still isn’t enough to make up for his lack of talent. 

The Wild Grinders spend their day with amazing adventures, which some include having to escape from trouble. 

It is just astonishing how they can all return home in time for dinner, every day, no matter what trouble Stubford lays on their path.

Wild Grinders Characters

Lil’ Rob

He is the main protagonist of the series and leader of the Wild Grinders. Lil’ Rob is an energetic and adventurous pre-adolescent who likes to prank his sister Denise, hang out with his dog, and skate around Sprawl City. Wild Grinders Lil Rob is the ultimate rival of Stubford Hucksterball, who relentlessly wreaks havoc on his life.

Wild Grinders Lil Rob


He is a bulldog and a loyal pet of Lil’ Rob. Meaty is a talking dog, although he did not talk in the preliminary episode. He is more than just a pet because he also serves as the Backside Grinders band’s drummer.

Wild Grinders dog Meaty


He is the forgetful but loyal friend of Lil’ Rob. Goggles served both as the cameraman and the inventor of the group.

Wild Grinders Googles

Emo Crys

Is one of the main skaters in the group and good friends with Lil’ Rob and Jay Jay. Emo is the artist of the group and also enjoys poetry.

Wild Grinders Emo Crys

Jay Jay

He is the keyboard player of Backside Grinders and most notable for his extreme fear of dirt and germs.

Wild Grinders Jay Jay

Jack Knife

He is the group’s guitarist with a big heart and lacking smarts.

Wild Grinders Jack Knife

Spit Ball

Is considered the silent ninja play bass.

Wild Grinders Spit Ball

Stubford Hucksterball

He is a short kid and the main nemesis of the show. He builds himself up to be taller than the Wild Grinders.


She is the female skater of the group and likes to challenge Lil Rob to attempt big tricks.

Wild Grinders skater gril Flipz

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