Is SpongeBob gay yes or no? Due in part to his close relationship with best friend Patrick Star, the internet had long ago decided that SpongeBob was indeed gay. But the show’s creator, Stephen Hillenburg, dismissed speculation about the characters’ relationship and sexuality in 2005.
Is SpongeBob canonically asexual? According to an interview with Stephen Hillenburg in 2002, SpongeBob is neither gay or straight, but in fact is asexual.
Who is SpongeBob’s boyfriend? Several moments from the show’s earlier seasons have resurfaced and been immortalized as memes in the last couple of years, including one still which shows SpongeBob and his best friend (or boyfriend?) Patrick both with limp wrists, foreshadowing this revelation by Nickelodeon.
Is Patrick Star A gay? After this speculation and comments, Hillenburg repeated his assertion that sexual preference was never considered during the creation of the show. He clarified the issue and said “We never intended them to be gay. I consider them to be almost asexual.