General laborer for Monkey Wrenches. Dislikes anything janitorial, but enjoys tech maintenance. He is an avid, if not particularly skilled, Pathfinder player.

Comics: 51
Recent Appearance: 102 - Complication
First Appearance: 11 - Experimentation


This strong little monkey is excitable and crude, with a fondness for soap-opera comic books. Loves being in space, even though he just can't seem to earn his piloting license.

Comics: 47
Recent Appearance: 102 - Complication
First Appearance: 11 - Experimentation

Vane Zillion

Owner/Operator of the highly modified tug Rebel Gander. Vane loves his life in space, almost as much as he enjoys crafting fine meals in his custom galley.

Comics: 46
Recent Appearance: 102 - Complication
First Appearance: 8 - Priorities

Jenny Everywhere

The free-spirited owner of “La Toasterria!”, her custom-toast-producing mobile cart/kiosk. Easily identified by her scarf and goggles, she is known for her love of life, adventure, and toast.

Comics: 35
Recent Appearance: 104 - Revelation
First Appearance: 1 - Jenny At Ease


A common shuttle. Like all the rest of it's kind it is cuboid, simple, and just big enough for gravity generation. Unlike the rest, it's recently alive.

Comics: 30
Recent Appearance: 102 - Complication
First Appearance: 2 - Telescope smash

Rebel Gander

The A.I.that runs and maintains Vane's ship. Not alive, but still loyal and expertly competent.

Comics: 21
Recent Appearance: 100 - Forensics
First Appearance: 12 - Course Alteration


An enigmatic alien shapeshifter.

Comics: 13
Recent Appearance: 89 - Escape
First Appearance: 25 - As If On Cue


Originally Jenny Everywhere’s S C A Robotic Fabric, it now belongs to Buff, who calls it “Sssss”.

Comics: 13
Recent Appearance: 84 - Pick Up
First Appearance: 43 - Mighty Scarf


A shapeshifting alien enigma.

Comics: 12
Recent Appearance: 98 - Ejected
First Appearance: 44 - Bright Fabric

Valerie Kyrie

Val’s job as Chief Security Officer is perfect for her. She is watchful, protective, and dedicated. She understands people of all kinds, including how to motivate them just how she wants.

Comics: 11
Recent Appearance: 108 - Low Expectations
First Appearance: 93 - Contingencies


Executive Administrator of Compass Station. Discovered Awoken inside the interplanetary communication net looking for alien signals. Has a keen interest in SETI.

Comics: 7
Recent Appearance: 105 - Clumsy
First Appearance: 7 - Misunderstanding

Millicent Howard Coriander

After years working with digital Library files, Millie longed to physically handle books and papers. After she Awoke, working with all the Station security documents is like a dream come true!

Comics: 6
Recent Appearance: 109 - Reassurance
First Appearance: 94 - Machinations

Salty Jacques

Discovered inside ancient tech, it caused the 2011 Station-wide blackout. It changed its name and body to live on the seafloor in honor of its idol Jacques Cousteau.

Comics: 4
Recent Appearance: 40 - Jacques
First Appearance: 9 - Soul siblings

Aught Two

A young EI, descendant of Ellie and Millie. Known for being oppositional.

Comics: 4
Recent Appearance: 108 - Low Expectations
First Appearance: 105 - Clumsy

Ought To

The nickname given to Aught Two because she rarely does what she ought to.

Comics: 4
Recent Appearance: 108 - Low Expectations
First Appearance: 105 - Clumsy


Once was a robot attendant at the Graceful Orbits rejuve home. Sold on the romance of space by a client, now commands a powerful asteroid mining ship.

Comics: 3
Recent Appearance: 15 - Orlova Part 2
First Appearance: 9 - Soul siblings

Fred Jorgensen

A Compass Station Traffic Control Agent.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: 8 - Priorities
First Appearance: 7 - Misunderstanding

Dixon Packard

An E.I. that assisted Jenny Everywhere with her "Electron Whisperer" business.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: 39 - Pixels!
First Appearance: 38 - Psychic Memories

Dr. Plaid

Strange traveler from... another dimension? Definitely not a fan of Vane Zillion.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: 56 - Plaid Gone
First Appearance: 55 - Gone Plaid

Deft Knee

She earned the nickname “Deft Knee” as a sparring ‘bot, highly skilled in precise Muay Thai knee strikes. Once she Awoke, she chose a very abstract holographic body and found work as a highly perceptive executive assistant.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: 101 - Discovery
First Appearance: 99 - Recovered

Ken Kenn

Head of Simian Resources for Monkey Wrenches. Apparently this mostly involves sleeping.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: 10 - Competence

Ghost Kitty

Rarely seen, barely there, fairly mysterious.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: 16 - Advanced Misunderstanding

Jane No-Err

Scientist working for Professor Plott. Known for her extreme precision and insistence on evidence-based speculation.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: 102 - Complication


EI teen in a holographic body. Interested in fashion.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: 103 - Futility


Young EI in a basic-box body. Loves his sister Digitalia.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: 103 - Futility


Elegance Coriander, wife of Millie. Does hologame cinematic camera opeation and special effects from her home studio.

Comics: 1
Only Appearance: 109 - Reassurance