Specter, the primary antagonist of the Ape Escape series, was once a monkey who performed in the "Ape-Misbehavin' Magic Show" in Monkey Park, he was known for being in command of the Pipo Monkeys and the Freaky Monkey Five. He is also known for his chair-shaped hovercraft. His Monkey Helmet grants him various powers and abilities, such as teleportation, mind control and telekinesis.
Connection with All-Stars
Specter makes an appearance in Time Station, using the portal to summon enemies from different franchises, eventually settling with Satan. He is assumed to be piloting the Goliath Armor in Invasion as well.
He also appears as an icon that can be unlocked by reaching Rank 21 with Spike.
He is also a downloadable minion.
- My magnificient power can bring you down!
- Hello my human friends, how are you?
- I'll show you just how great my powers are!
- This will be a lot of fun.
- I am blessed with supreme intellect.
- I've got supreme power!
When summoned something that is not Satan
- Ugh, NO, NO, NO!!!!
- Come on!
- That's not the one.
- This is so irritating!
When summoned Satan
- Ha, ha, ha!
- You don't stand a chance!
After the time machine is destroyed
- Oh, you ruined everything!
- Specter is one of three NPCs to appear in two stages, the other being Pipo Monkeys and the Lurker Shark.
- He is also one of two characters that appears in the background of one stage and as a hazard in the other, the other being the Lurker Shark.
- Specter shares the same voice actor with Spike.