Rusty Pete is a minion and sidekick to Captain Slag and a character in the Ratchet & Clank series.
Like Slag and the reset of the space pirates he was created by Percival Tachyon ,but he abondoned them.
Altough a villain he appears to be incompetent and comedic.
He appears alongside Slag and they tried to stop Ratchet,Clank,and Talwyn from, escaping,but failed.Then they when Ratchet & Clank had the dimenionator and threaten to kill Clank if Ratchet will not hand over the dimensionator.
He did and then the space pirates ran off,then later Slag fought the duo and after his defeat Rusty pete gave him an emotion mourn for Slag,then declared Ratchet the Captain due to the pirate.Rusty Pete played an important Role in Quest for Booty adding Ratchet & talwyn to look for Darkwater,Then Revives Slag and place him on a Stick calling it "Slag on a Stick" and accompanies Ratchet to Darkwater's body and revives Slag with Betraying ratchet.He also gvies ratchet new equiment jsut to show no hard feelings,and later in the final battle After Slag-Darkwater is defeated Pete runs in to save Slag.
After Slag became a head again the two swimmed on a plank to find Slag a new body.In A Crack in Time the duo would star in Qwark's film My Balster Runs Hot as well as Pete opeing a school of pirates.
In All 4 one Rusty Pete was mentioned as he opened a Burger restaurant before it was destroyed by the Z'Grute.