The differences between the Magic 8-Ball and Magic Meatball are that the magic meatball is brown and lumpy, while a Magic 8-Ball is black, white, and smooth. The Magic Meatball also talks in a foreign Asian man's accent, while the Magic 8-Ball displays a message instead.
The similarities are that they both give advice about "yes" or "no" questions, and they both answer after being shaken.
There is a game on the actual iCarly website that has the Magic Meatball. If you click on it, there is a response. Click here to play it. There was also a McDonald's toy based on the Magic Meatball, as part of a line of iCarly-themed toys.
The origin of the Magic Meatball came from an episode of Rocko's Modern Life.
- "I must advise against it."
- "The meatball says no."
- "Ask again later."
- "The answer is no."
- "The answer is yes."
- "Definitely not."