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Zorthan the Irritable was a phantom[1] that was fought by contestants in the Imperial Fight Festival at the Mukow arena.


Before Ratchet & Clank

During the Great War, Zorthan killed one hundred lombax defenders.

Tools of Destruction

Ratchet and Clank fought Zorthan after Ratchet entered the Imperial Fight Festival when looking for Qwark.

He appeared in several challenges. In the Rogar Tournament he appeared in the challenge Introducing Zorthan. In the Magnetum Tournament he appears in the challenges Tag Team, Zorthan's Revenge and Everybody Wants A Piece Of Mustachio.


Zorthan the Irritable before combat

Zorthan's was a phantom energy-based beings, he had a humanoid face and an loose tail.


He had strong armor and could attack from a long range. Zorthan used his eye laser beam, multiplying electrical charges and a rapid spinning attack to defeat opponents.

Behind the Scenes

If you glide towards the wall or lava while Zorthan is spinning, he will try to get you but fall in the lava, dying immediately.

Once a challenge featuring Zorthan is over, the lava becomes a hard surface you can walk on, taking no damage


  1. Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction strategy guide.