The cast of Akashik, from main protagonist to minor annoyance.


Taus went AWOL years ago, leaving her beloved husband behind and running across the universe as far from Reticulan rule as she could get. She's fond of the first several licks of an ice cream cone and fashionable clothing. Her powers include fire, speed, and flight.

Comics: 44
Recent Appearance: Ch02P03
First Appearance: Set Aside Not Scrapped


The NPCs are just background color for various scenes. They can be any race, shape or size. The ones with the big butts were probably designed by Tim.

Comics: 13
Recent Appearance: Happy Halloween 2020
First Appearance: Ch01P02 - Do you know

Mad Ren

Mad Ren looks more like her mother, but doesn't act like anyone in the family they know. She's very... exuberant. Especially when it comes to fireworks.

Comics: 12
Recent Appearance: Ch1P16
First Appearance: Mysterious Mad Ren


Although she wears white in her uniform, meaning she was given her post, she was the best of her class at the Mercy Academy where all Cerberus pups must go to graduate. As a member of the Annannagi race, she is very proud of her lineage and looks down her cute nose at all Humans. She can fly and wields lightening.

Comics: 12
Recent Appearance: Ch1P16
First Appearance: Bella


Spacer by birth, this veteran has no interest in settling down on some backwater planet only to be covered in mud. He hitches rides from starport to starport as the mood fits him. He earns food money with side jobs fixing machinery: the bigger the better.

Comics: 11
Recent Appearance: Ch02P01
First Appearance: The Rooster


Being the ward of a notorious criminal on the run has it's moments. Like the embarrassing moments when your foster mother kidnaps you off the street for a private chat only to end up fighting the fiercest person in your unit. In the air, where everybody can see it.

Comics: 10
Recent Appearance: Ch1P16
First Appearance: Occom Like a Fox


If you didn't know, it's not easy getting into Cerberus. Being just a Candidate - a pup as you will - is pretty much something to be proud of. If you're proud to be part of an empire which subjugates the undesirables that is. Known as "Levit" to most people.

Comics: 9
Recent Appearance: Ch1P16
First Appearance: Leviathan


Ruby felt ordinary, average... just a naga without a plan. It seemed she just couldn't stand out from the snakepit, until she went to space. There people found her downright alluring, and she's loving every minute of it.

Comics: 7
Recent Appearance: Ch01P31
First Appearance: Ruby's Intro


Being human and not possessing any natural born "super" ability, Fred voluntarily underwent enhancement surgery for the sake of the empire. This of course makes him a cyborg, or "synth", although his position in Cerberus usually protects him from any prejudice the populace would ordinarily dare to dole his way. His cyber eye allows him to interface with his flight drone, named Puppy, His role in Cerberus it to collect intel among other things.

Comics: 7
Recent Appearance: Ch1P16
First Appearance: Ch01P07 - Don't be a dope.


Teaspoon the Mad, the most slithery pirate of the infinite cosmic seas, is known by many names. We don't remember what they are right now. But they might all be strange.

Comics: 6
Recent Appearance: Ch01P31
First Appearance: Ch01P05 - Me booty


Yeoman, the half-dressed handsome cyborg with a big gun, prefers the term "synth" over that other, less romantic-sounding term. He's extremely loyal to Taus. Extremely. Loyal.

Comics: 5
Recent Appearance: Ch1P20: The Doom
First Appearance: Stress

Black Peacock

Woman of mystery, a woman of your dreams.

Comics: 4
Recent Appearance: Ch02P03
First Appearance: Peacock in the House

Snek & Parrot

Snek and his puppet, Parrot, are considered indispensable around that ship. Or at least, that's what Parrot tells Snek.

Comics: 4
Recent Appearance: Ch01P31
First Appearance: Ch01P28


She's blue, she's bouncy, and she might bite. No survivors have come forward to tell their tales at this time.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: Ch1P17 - She sparkles like an ill-claimed copyright
First Appearance: Another Fly On This Wall


It took her years to find her name, and when she did it was quite the epiphany.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: Who Is this Violent Woman???
First Appearance: Still Not Telling You


The characters know not to mess with this woman. She holds the dice of their fates in her hands. Unless she's rolling them on the tabletop.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: Argh or something
First Appearance: 7-8-19


Ruffles wouldn't tell you if you asked.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: Lovers Lost
First Appearance: Species Reveal - Raylons


She's a kid. C'mon. Kids will be kids.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: Ch02P03
First Appearance: Ch02P02


DeeTee is just a bear, in an endless sea of explosive bears in space. We no longer remember why we named him DeeTee. We know it's some sort of initial. We know we're referencing some person. That's all we can remember.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: Set Aside Not Scrapped


As Taus's abandoned other half, Lhung has spent his days reading books and enjoying the peace and quiet of solitude. He also has been doing what he can for their foster son, Occom, and cultivating a variety of houseplants to fill the void.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: Lhung's Introduction (spoiler)


In good time. All in good time.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: Lovers Lost

Phauhn Queen Mother

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: The Vote