Stromboli the Puppet Master is Pinocchio's enemy. He is loosely based off of one of the villains from Disney's Pinocchio.
He is seen with the regulars in the Poison Apple pub and said "I hate that wooden puppet".
The Puppet Master also has a background cameo as a zombie in Shrek's dream, along with other characters from the previous films, including Monsieur Hood, Rumpelstiltskin, Charming, Farquaad, Fairy Godmother, Captain Hook, Headless Horseman, and Thelonius.
- He may be based of of the character Stromboli from "Pinocchio".