- “ Brax to the max! ”
- ―Brax [R&C (movie)]
Brax Lectrus is a member of the Galactic Rangers, alongside Qwark, Elaris, Cora, Ratchet, and Clank. He is the brawn of the team. He has a statue that appeared outside the Hall of Heroes in honor of his heroic deeds as a Ranger. He becomes a Galactic Ranger after winning a DreadZone challenge called "Grapplemania."
Pre-Ratchet & Clank (PS4)
After winning a Dreadzone challenge the "Grapplemania" this accomplishment caught the eyes of Captain Qwark and he gave Brax the chance to become a ranger which he gladly accepts. In his earlier years as a Ranger he had hair which was a red afro and sported 80's disco attire when he took his first cadet photo which years later he regretted his past style.
Ratchet & Clank (PS4) & Movie
Brax visited planet Veldin with Qwark and Cora in order to help setting up the tryouts for a new Galactic Ranger recruit. In the weapons phase during the ranger path. His voice was recorded and used advising people to destroy the crates and buy (and then use) a grenade to destroy things. After the trials, Qwark enters the stage, Brax points out to Cora that the Captain Qwark is on fire again. Reading between the past offenses, Brax read that Ratchet used an accelerator not approved of from the black market. After Brax and Cora read over Ratchet's criminal past, it gave Qwark more reasons to reject Ratchet from joining the Rangers.
Later, in Aleero City, on planet Kerwan, Brax and the other rangers were saved by Ratchet and his new companion, Clank. After saving the city from a near explosion, Brax met Ratchet and Clank at the Hall of Heroes, where he introduced Clank to Elaris and took Ratchet to get his new Protosuit. Outside The Hall of Heroes, Brax introduced Ratchet to the Captain Qwark Fitness Course. Brax contacts the duo when they land on Batalia and tells him to clean up the Cannon-bastion observatory by the blarg. After destroying the battleships, he informs the duo that according to reports Chairman Drek's fleet was retreating the planet.
- “ Does anyone else feel like we should have shot something by now? ”
- ―Brax [R&C (movie)]
Back at the Starship Phoenix, Brax impatiently listens to the plan about how the Rangers will assault Skorg City, he immediately is anxious to get started on the mission, the Rangers sky dive down to the surface of planet Quartu. Brax goes into the factory with Qwark and, in conjunction, feels that Clank is in trouble with but was immediately put aside. After hacking Drek's terminal, Brax congratulates Clank on having made it alone.
He gets confirmation that the site is deserted but winds up being ambushed by Zurkons. Despite the inability to reach Ratchet and Cora, he intervenes just in time to showed up to assist Ratchet and Cora but is shot down by a large security robot, Mrs. Zurkon. He took no major damage from the blast. After Ratchet defeats Mrs. Zurkon, Brax along with the others grab Zed and take him away from the factory and imprison him aboard the Phoenix.
When Qwark aims to peacefully settle with Drek, Brax disagrees. Upon engaging the Spianetizzatore his astrocaccia remains helpless but recommends Ratchet to use the rockets against Victor Von Ion's death ship. As everyone is distraught by the annihilation of Novalis.
He travels to Veldin with the other rangers to get Ratchet back on the team when he feels responsible for Novalis's destruction. To make him feel better, Cora show Ratchet her old cadet photo; telling him everyone makes mistake. Brax laughs along with Ratchet at the photo, in rebuttal Cora shows the group Brax's embarrassing early cadet photo. It aims to return immediately into action and felt the draft Elaris, inserts on the ship Phoenix magnets. When Zed refers to Nefarious, asking if he was talking just of the famous doctor.
Ratchet and Clank finally arrive to the stabilizer of gravity of Spianetizzatore Brax and wishes them to stay there, not dried. When it is removed, use the calamitator with Cora to divert the beam from Umbris. Shortly before entering into orbit he says to stop the maneuver.
He helped the other Rangers attempt to stop the Deplanetiser from obliterating Novalis, but to no avail. During the second assault on the Deplanetiser, Brax used Mag-Boosters to steer the Deplanetiser off course, causing it to destroy New Quartu instead of Umbris.
Back in Aleero City along with the other rangers a festival is held at the Hall of Heroes, where crowds cheer and celebrate the Ranger's return.
Although his species is unknown, he appears reptilian and has scales on the back of his head. He also has two purple spikes on each of his shoulders (four in his elite armor), and more on the back of his head. He is roughly the same height as Qwark. He once had a red afro and wore colorful 80's disco clothes in his early cadet photo.
He is gruff but warm to his allies. He is not very well spoken but is confident. He is also competitive and feels the need to one up those around him. He loves to talk about the fights he has participated in.
Powers, abilities, and skills
Brax was the muscle of the Rangers. He also has super strength shown when he beat a warbot with one punch and even had enough strength to throw one. Brax is quite durable as he was able to take a hit from a powerful big gunshot from Mrs. Zurkon. Brax's choice weapon was the Combuster.