Manticore (Onward)

Last Updated on: May 31st, 2024

Who is Manticore?

The Manticore is a character in Disney-Pixar’s animated film “Onward,” which was released in 2020. The Manticore, played by Octavia Spencer, is a mythical creature who plays a significant role in the film’s plot.

In “Onward,” the Manticore is the owner of a once-thriving tavern and adventure-themed restaurant known as the Manticore’s Tavern. However, over the years, the Manticore has transformed from a fierce and adventurous figure into a more cautious and business-oriented individual. She now manages her tavern and deals with the day-to-day challenges of running a restaurant.

Manticore onward

The main characters of the film, Ian and Barley Lightfoot, discover a magical quest that can potentially bring back their deceased father for a day. They seek out the Manticore to obtain information about the quest, but she initially refuses to help, as the quest is dangerous. However, after some persuasion and a rediscovery of her adventurous spirit, the Manticore decides to assist the brothers on their quest.

The Manticore is known for her humorous and dynamic personality, and she provides valuable guidance and support to Ian and Barley as they embark on their adventure. Her character is a symbol of rediscovering one’s sense of adventure and embracing change.

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In the News

  • Pixar’s ‘Onward’ and ‘Soul’ Are Officially Eligible for the 2021 Oscars, January 30, 2021
  • ‘Onward’ Available for Digital Download in U.S. Tonight and Streaming on Disney Plus April 3rd, March 21, 2020
  • Pixar’s “Onward” Coming to Disney+ on April 3rd; Available Tonight on Digital Download,
  • Disney and Pixar’s ‘Onward’ to Arrive Early on Digital and Disney+, March 20, 2020