The Americans and British Royal Family get it too, though to a much lesser degree.
Alternate Character Interpretation: Liam, Rita's brother, is a dirty rotten sellout. Think about it. He pointed out that Roddy was wanted by the Toad, complete with a phone number. Then, someone phoned Thimblenose Ted. Ted doesn't say who. Just "a tipoff." Who, oh who, could've ratted Roddy out?
The Problem with Licensed Games: Not a bad little game. No bugs. Some obviously incomplete areas, but the speedboating is fun. Nice to see Roddy and Rita again. Roddy's servants make an appearance in the opening tutorial. Only problem is the platforming's a bit difficult.
Big plus on presentation values, as the CGI models from the movie could be re-used for the game.
To elaborate, he was once Prince Charles' most favorite pet. Then someone brought in a rat and flushed the Toad down the toilet so Charlie could focus all his attention on the replacement pet. This became his motivation for attempting to wipe out the Sewer-London.