Zik is the protagonist of our story. He is an adventurous rogue who has made a name for himself in Zoz society. He is independently wealthy, having discovered a planet rich in mineral and metal deposits. He spends his time exploring the galaxy looking for new worlds and new opportunities.
First Appearance: Space
Trent was born on the Zernabian prison planet, and was rescued by Zik along with Amelia, whom he is in love with. Much to his chagrin, he is perceived as a brother by Amelia. Trent is reserved and sober, and quick to anger when Amelia is threatened.
First Appearance: It's A Bird! Its A Plane!
Vera is Amelia's adoptive "auntie" from the Zernabian prison planet. Since children were separated from their parents at birth and shuffled around between prison colonies, there is no known genetic link between the two, but Vera took it upon herself to raise Amelia. Vera is currently dying of lung cancer.
First Appearance: Vera
James Anchor is Zik's best friend. He is a mercenary with a battleship full of Chadee fighter pilots. Normally he makes his money defending freighters from space pirates, a class of criminal he has a special hatred for since his uncle's disappearance. He has a pet mouse that usually hangs out on his shoulder when he is on the battle-bridge.
First Appearance: James Anchor