Grubby the Octopede is Teddy Ruxpin's best friend. This figure is a little 3.5" treasure from 1986. He is articulated a the neck, arms, and each of his legs. Grubby is the only toy from this series I ever owned. As a kid i enjoyed the live action Teddy Ruxpin show as well as the cartoon. At one point in time, when I was a kid, I made a platform that fit on his back out of toothpicks and two bent nails that allowed Lego figures to ride on his bac.