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Simpleton is a character appears in the application Dumb Ways to Draw.

His name is officially announced in the YouTube video Meet the New Beans.


Simpleton is an oval-shaped orange bean with a couple of hairs sticking upward and wears red glasses. He is also holding a piece of paper in his right hand and a red pencil in his left hand.


Dumb Ways to Draw[]

The pop-up message that occasionally appears after making several failures in the level, which features him thinking about something and the 2 free hints offer, which requires watching an advertisement in order to be claimed.

He also appears in another pop-up message about hint offers, when clicking the hint button on top right while having no hints left.


Meet the New Beans[]

He appears after the death of Stumble and is still seeing the paper held in his left hand. He doesn't notice the rolling wheel that has Loopy in it until it comes to him nearby, getting striked by it and the pencil he held stabbed through his head upon death.


  • His name was seen in the in-game asset name before being introduced in said YouTube video; one of his sprite sheet was named "Simpleton_Freehint".
  • A TikTok post of Dumb Ways to Die showed him, Putz, and Dummkopf as playable characters in Dumb Ways to Die: Superheroes. However, they were removed for an unknown reason.


List of Dumb Ways to Die characters
Dumb Ways to Die + Application
Verse 1 Numpty · Hapless · Pillock · Dippy
Verse 2 Dummkopf · Dimwit · Stupe · Lax
Verse 3 Clod · Doomed · Numskull · Bungle
Verse 4 Mishap · Dunce · Calamity · Ninny
Bridge Botch · Doofus · Stumble · Bonehead · Putz
Animals Bear · Piranhas · Rattlesnake · Wasps
Animals in app Moose · Panda · Hare · Octopus · Porcupine
Dumb Ways to Die 2: The Games
The Sports Trio Zany · Loopy · Ruckus
Other characters Dumbbell · Madcap · Dingy · Boffo · Junior · Knucklehead · Bard · Reite · Boothy · Phyllis · Stupa · Blacksmith · The Dumb Team · James
Animals Shark · Dolphin · Killer Whale · Penguin · Yeti · Bunyip · Salmon · Alien · Baby Aliens · Dragon
Other videos
MIFF MIFF Extra Beans
April Fools Numpty's Child
Running of the Bulls Señor Redcape · Bull
Halloween Mr. Ghost · Munchies · Chicken
Christmas Klaus
Trump Ways To Die Trump
Print Advertising Phoney[app only] · Slaptery · Mr. Gate & Mrs. Gate(with unknown blue characters)
RTD Arnold · Blunder · Crash
Dumb Ways to Draw Simpleton · Shonky · Nincompoop
Miscellaneous Super Dumb · Clown · Russel · Dopey · Turkey

 ● Italic text = Character with unofficial name