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Ezekiel Zick
"I'm allergic to dust."
Voiced by: Monica Ward (Italian), Holly Gauthier-Frankel (English)

Zick is the main hero of the series. A young loner with allergies, Zick is called weird by everyone else. He is a Monster Tamer.

  • Betty and Veronica: The Betty to Teddy's Veronica for Lay's Archie, and the Archie for Elena's Betty and Lay's Veronica.
  • By the Eyes of the Blind: Is able to see monsters and apparitions that others cannot. It runs in the family.
  • Last-Name Basis: 'Zick' to everyone. Even his parents call him Zick. His dad on the other hand, is called Zob by everyone.
  • Loners Are Freaks: Gets this treatment in school.

Elena Potato
"I... I can see you!"
Voiced by: Monica Ward (Italian), Annie Bovaird (English)

Elena is the main heroine of the series. She is Zick's best friend. She later becomes a Monster Keeper.

  • Hair Decorations: Tends to have a pair of bows attached to each of her pigtails.


"Frighten my enemies on this trip because fear is what drives out enemies."
Voiced by: Roberto Draghetti (Italian), Al Goulem (English)

Magnacat is the main villain in season 1. He is the president of Pyramid Inc., but in reality, he is a shape-shifting Gorka. His main plans are attempting to take over Bibbur-Si.

Moog Magister

"You're brave to take on the Moog Magister?!"

Moog Magister is the main villain in season 2. He is the lord of the Anguanes.

Hector Sinestro

"I will have my revenge, or my name isn't Sinestro!"

Hector Sinestro is the main villain in season 2. He is a Dark Tamer who tries to get revenge on Zick's father, Zob.

Omnised and Omniquad

The two Gorka brothers and Magnacat's minions.


Omnised and Omniquad's replacement after the two are captured.

Emily Vermeer

Zick's aunt and an Anguane.

    Zick's family 

Greta Barrymore
"As a Keeper, I have the gift of Sight. I can pass this into few chosen people, and you, Elena, are one of them."
Voiced by: Alessandra Korompay (Italian), Pauline Little (English)

Zick's mother.

  • By the Eyes of the Blind: Is also able to see monsters and ghosts. Though she feigned ignorance of this early in the first season, for Zick's sake.
  • Inherent Gift: How Greta could pass the gift of sight to one person.
  • Meganekko: Is always seen wearing glasses.

Zobedja "Zob" Zick
"Kids. They never listen."
Voiced by: Andrea Ward (Italian), Mark Camacho (English)

Zick's father.

  • Action Dad: Even when shrunk, he can still kick some butt.

Theo Barrymore and Tessa Grange

Zick's maternal grandparents and white ghosts.

Ezeria Zick and Maria Bertold

Zick's paternal grandparents.

    Elena's Family 

Harvey Potato

Harvey is Elena's father.

Julie Potato

Elena's mother. Later in the series, she gave birth to twins, a boy and a girl (in the comic book series, their names are Charlie and Violet).

Lonzo Potato

Elena's 8-year-old cousin.


Elena's pet cat.

  • Fat Cat
  • Hidden Depths: As stupid as he is, Purrcy has some awesome skills-such as making sand castles with his litter.


Elena's pet rabbit. In the comic book had a run-in with a Digesting Plant, with long-term effects

  • Boxing Lessons for Superman: Deputy-Deth had it trained to hunt Tamers. Part of the training included learning kung-fu.
  • Killer Rabbit: Becomes a dangerous part-monster after the run-in with the Digesting Plant, especially after Deputy-Deth had it trained to hunt down Tamers.
  • Stuff Blowing Up: After his training with Deputy-Deth, he can cut carrots in perfect halves with flying kicks, the carrot then exploding.

    The Monsters 

"Bombo like your smelly shoes, Zick."
Voiced by: Pietro Ubaldi (Italian), Rick Jones (English)

One of the monsters in Zick's house under the supervision of Timothy, and later by Jeremy. He likes eating Zick's shoes, and cries when taking a diet. His crime is ignoring his diet and stealing some cakes.

  • Beware the Nice Ones: If motivated enough, Bombo can easily deal with any opponent by eating it. Just ask Zick's out-of-control Dom.
  • Big Eater: Even for a Bombo, hence his criminal record.
  • Denied Food as Punishment: Forced to go on diets that lasts only a couple of seconds whenever he misbehaves.
  • Heroic Sacrifice: In the comic: when Zick's out-of-control Dom tries to devour Zick, Bombo reacts by eating it, resulting in him becoming Zick's Domulacrum to reabsorb his Dom.
  • Third-Person Person: Does this all the time.
  • Trademark Favorite Food: Shoes. He tends to like Zick's the best, but he'll eat anyone's, given the opportunity.
  • You No Take Candle: Bombo isn't really the most...eloquent monster, to say the least.
    Bombo: No worry, Zick, Bombo has it all figure out. Bombo left Timothy a decoy, a dummy head look just like Bombo.

Snyakutz Bu

(After being put back together) "Thanks. forgot to put my eye in."
Voiced by: Riccardo Peroni (Italian), Gordon Masten (English)

Snyakutz Bu is another monster in Zick's house under the supervision of Timothy and later by Jeremy. His crime is littering (leaving pieces of himself everywhere).

  • What the Hell Is That Accent?: In English adaptations of the comics, he tends to have a vaguely French accent whenever he speaks. Averted in the English dub of the series, where this is dropped.

A Bobak, yet another monster in the Barrymore's Detention Oasis. His crime is playing violin horribly out of tune.


"Ignorant creatures...It's a storm. Hot and cold air collide and produce electric charges. (lightning strikes, scaring him) Have mercy on me, mighty lightning monsters!"
Also a Bobak, and another monster in the Barrymore's Detention Oasis. His crime is telling make-up stories and lying.


The legendary Gorka-hunter in Bibbur-Si. He is a Gingi with an eyepatch on his right eye.

Chumba Bagingi

One the monsters under Lardine's Detention Oasis. He is an exhibitionist, a monster who makes himself visible to humans. He escaped when Lardine was resting in Elena's House. He was saved by Zick and Elena from two Dark Phantoms, and later was captured by Zick.

    The Tutors 


Voiced by: Oliviero Dinelli (Italian), Michel Perron (English)

Zick's cat and Tutor.


Voiced by: Ambrogio Colombo (Italian), Terrence Scammell (English)

Timothy's replacement, but is dropped in that position.


Voiced by: Cinzia Massironi (Italian)

The only female cat and Tutor (in the cartoon). She is in charge of the Detention Oasis at Port Reef.

  • Seen It All: Her monsters are completely insane (enough to drive Timothy crazy when they're temporarily entrusted to him), and dealing with them has left her unable to be surprised by anything.
  • The Smurfette Principle: Cartoon only: the comic features a number of other female Tutors.
  • Surrounded by Idiots: Her monsters (who have once tried to escape hidden in a pic-nic basket) being the idiots.

    The Tamers 

Tadduja "Teddy" Thaur

Voiced by: Massimo di Benedetto (Italian), Daniel Brochu (English)

A 14 year-old Tamer, and one of Zick's friends. He is a show-off, arrogant and boastful to anyone. He sometimes respects Zick, but not Elena that he always call her Potato.

Terrentuja "Terrence" Thaur

Voiced by: Claudio Moneta (Italian), Mark Hauser (English)

Teddy's father.

Johanna Tulasech

Teddy's mother.

Lay Mamery

A 14 year-old female Tamer, one of Zick's new friends. She is admired by the young male Tamers, including Teddy and Zick, a reason that Elena is a bit jealous of her.

  • Action Girl: Par for the course as a Tamer.
  • Bare Your Midriff: Tends to wear clothing that show off her belly quite a bit.
  • Betty and Veronica: The Veronica to Elena's Betty for Zick's Archie, and the Archie for Zick's Betty and Teddy's Veronica.
  • Dude Magnet: Both Zick and Teddy have the hots for her, much to Elena's dismay on the former.
  • Hot for Teacher: In the comic series, she has a crush on her teacher Dan Tulasech.

Bobby Clash

Voiced by: Jodie Resther (English)

A new young Tamer in the Ancient Armory, and a new character in the second season of the animated series. He is very handsome and popular among the girls in the Armory especially Elena and Lay, which made Zick a bit jealous of him.

    Other characters 

Patty Smirnov and Mattie O'Hare

Voiced by: Monica Bertolotti (Patty, Italian) and Raffaella Castelli (Mattie, Italian)

Patty and Mattie are the two school journalists who tease Elena for hanging out with Zick.

  • Laser-Guided Amnesia: When they found out about the world of monsters.
  • Paparazzi: As journalists, they love digging up any good dirt and passing it along.

David McMackamack

Voiced by: Alessio Ward (Italian)

David is a bully who picks on Zick, but stops bullying him once he becomes Annie's friend.

    Comic-only characters 


An ex-Tutor Maxim out of the job because of abusing power.

  • Cool and Unusual Punishment/Baleful Polymorph: His ultimate fate: he's turned in an actual cat for good.
    • Irony: That's the very punishment he wanted to inflict on Timothy and Jeremy.
  • Jerkass Has a Point: Has an annoying habit of making some fine points, especially when he's being a jerk. One moment above all is when he's at Zick's home to prevent him and Greta from assisting Timothy, Jeremy and the adult Tamers (currently fugitives from the law): he forces Zick to carry around a retrained were-Puffy and never leaves Greta, and Zick still escapes surveillance and Greta bolts the very moment he lets her shower alone on condition she sings to prove she's still there (Greta has Bombo sing in her place).