Carlton Burke is a major character of the novel, Five Nights at Freddy's: The Silver Eyes, and Five Nights at Freddy's: The Twisted Ones. He is the son of Clay Burke (chief of police) and Betty Burke (district attorney) and the main character of Five Nights at Freddy's: The Fourth Closet.
Five Night at Freddy's Novel Series
The Silver Eyes
Carlton is part of the group of friends consisting of Charlotte, John, Jessica, Lamar, Marla and Michael Brooks. Carlton was at Freddy Fazbear's Pizza with his friends, when a man in a yellow suit (Spring Bonnie) took Michael. Due to this incident and the killing of four more children, Freddy's was forced to close. This caused the group of friends to take separate paths and move out of the city. With the exception of Carlton, who along with his family decided to stay in Hurricane.
Ten years later it is decided to commemorate the anniversary of this tragedy, making everyone come together in their hometown. Then Carlton, because he was the only one who stayed in town, tells them that it is very likely that Freddy's pizzeria is still standing, so they decide to go investigate. At one point in history, Carlton was knocked unconscious when William Afton knocked him out wearing the Spring Bonnie suit . Then he was introduced into one of the hybrid suits and was about to die. Luckily, Charlie managed to get him out of the suit.
At the end of the story, Charlie and her friends managed to get out of the restaurant after Charlie killed William Afton while he was wearing the Spring Bonnie suit. Carlton suffered a slight cerebral concussion due to the suit in which he was caught.
The Twisted Ones
After the terrible events of Freddy Fazbear's Pizza, Clay and Betty decided that the best thing for Carlton was to leave the city for a while; it also seemed that the young man suffered nightmares due to the trauma he had experienced. Then Betty takes him to her sister's house. At some point, Carlton decided to go east and study acting.
The Fourth Closet
Carlton is described to be easily sexually aroused, as when look at Circus Baby (disguised as Charlie), he makes comments, revealing his crush on this fake Charlie. Also, when he is hospitalized, he asks about Fake Charlie after nearly dying.
- He is the only one of the group that stayed in Hurricane.
- Together with William Afton, Michael Brooks and their parents, and Charlotte Emily, they are the only characters in the book whose surname is known.
|Henry • Charlotte Emily • Sammy • Aunt Jen • William Afton • John • Jessica • Tracy Horton • Officer Dunn • Michael Brooks • Carlton Burke • Betty Burke • Clay Burke • Arty • The Missing Children|
|Freddy Fazbear • Bonnie the Rabbit • Chica the Chicken • Foxy the Pirate • Golden Freddy|
|Withered Freddy • Withered Bonnie • Withered Chica • Withered Foxy|
|Twisted Freddy • Twisted Bonnie • Twisted Chica (Merch) • Twisted Foxy • Twisted Wolf|
|Circus Baby (Disguise) • New Freddy • Mangle • Baby Crawlers|
|Springtrap • Theodore, Stanley, and Ella • Henry’s Suicide Robot • Logbook Chica • Miscellaneous Animatronics|