Dad Warton is the father of Germ.


Dad Warton is a dark green bird. His eye color is blue and her beak is orange. The feather ruffles on his head are slicked back. He wears a beige shirt, blue pants, and brown boots.

In his work attire, he wears an orange vest with a white stripe over his shirt, an orange hard hat, and black protective eyewear.

Dad Warton shoveling on the road of Maple Street


Dad Warton works as part of the Department of Transportation, doing road work. He works on the Maple Street road during the fall season. He is familiar with Mae Borowski, having seen her while working, and her father, having used to have seen him at Miller's. He's openly in favor of unions and has a dislike for the management at Ham Panther. He also has an interest in computers, planning to take Germ to a computer show in another town.


  • Germ - Dad Warton is the dad of Germ. They seem to get along well. They both share an interest in computers, as Germ’s dad promises to take him out to an old computer show.
  • Mom Warton - Dad Warton is the husband of Mom Warton. Since they are still together, it's assumed they have a good relationship.
  • Germ's Siblings and Cousins - Dad Warton is also the dad of Germ's siblings, a late son and at least two daughters, as well as the uncle of Germ’s cousins.
  • Germ's Uncles - Dad Warton is either the brother or brother-in-law to Germ's uncles. He seems to have a good relationship with at least one of them, both sharing similar opinions on Ham Panther's management and the uncle playfully referring to Germ and his dad as "a couple of dweebs".
  • Gramma - Dad Warton is either the son or son-in-law of Gramma. Their relationship is unknown.


  • He is actually visible as early as the very beginning of the game, working on the construction that blocks the path out of town, but he can never be interacted with and it’s not revealed to be him until Mae visits Germ’s house.