|“||Toa serve an important purpose in this world - they help me keep my claws sharp.||„|
|~ Antroz, BIONICLE.com|
Antroz is a villain from the BIONICLE series. He also serves as the secondary antagonist in 2008 storyline. Antroz was also a member of the Brotherhood of Makuta and the Makuta of Xia.
Approximately 100,000 years ago, Antroz and the other Makuta were created by the Great Beings, using the substance known as the Antidermis. When the Brotherhood of Makuta came into being, he eventually became a member of the organization as the high-ranking commander of the army.
A few years later; when the League of the Six Kingdoms led by Pridak attempt to overthrow the Great Spirit, Antroz was assigned by Makuta Miserix to assist Teridax and their army to stop the rebellion. While Teridax and the others went to Metru Nui to attack Pridak and his allies, Antroz, Gorast, Vamprah and Bitil went to Po-Metru to launch an ambush on the Barraki fortress. During the ambush, Antroz and Gorast successfully overpowered Kalmah while Vamprah and Bitil defeated Ehlek with ease.
Later after quite sometimes, Miserix assigned Antroz to supervise the island of Xia, which he later supervised its population and their activities.
When Teridax eventually succumbed to the dark side and immediately demanded a Convocation to reveal his plan and claim leadership, Antroz was the third one to side with him after Gorast was the first one to side with him.
Antroz was a skilled, tactical, and persuasive commander and an accomplished warrior. Unlike Makuta Teridax, he did not underestimate his foes. He also had a rare sense of honor, opposing cheating and deceit and wishing to win a fight fairly. Like Vamprah and Chirox, like spread darkness wherever they flew.
Powers and AbilitiesAntroz was the Brotherhood's most strategic commander and a skillful Makuta warrior. Armed with
- Antroz had a higher position in the Brotherhood of Makuta and would have been the new leader if Teridax died. However, this never happen because Teridax was more intelligent than him and have a bigger plans and Antroz eventually died after he realized that he was betrayed by his master.
- Antroz is likely named after one of the bat species, the pallid bat called Antrozous pallidus.
- Unlike the other Phantoka Makuta, his form is draconic in appearance. He is also the only one that resembles a humanoid at all.
- He is also the only Makuta to ever ride on the vehicle.