Helga, known as Haruka in Japan (ハルカ) is a female character who first appears in Ape Escape: Pumped & Primed. She is one of the first usable female characters in the entire series along with Natalie and Casi. Her father is a friend of the Professor and she is the fifth member of Team Spike in Ape Escape: Million Monkeys.
Helga wears a black shirt with a pink flower on it, a orange stripped skirt, black socks, and brown shoes. She also wears a brown hat.
Helga is very a nice person. She is kind and helpful, but sometimes things will be harder for her if she feels angry.
Like Spike, she is very good with Gadgets.
Hi-Tech Tournament Champion Edit
Helga quickly became the Hi-Tech Tournament champion.
Tragedy Strikes Edit
Sometime later, when Helga wasn't home, her father was kidnapped by the Pipotrons. After researching that the Mystery Man was the one responsible, she went to patriciate in the Hi-Tech Tournament to get the disk.
Ape Escape: Pumped & Primed Edit
In Ape Escape: Pumped & Primed, she serves a significantly more important role in the story than most of the other characters in the game. She is the Hi-Tech Tournament's last Champion and also has a dark past.
Ape Escape: Million Monkeys Edit
Helga is first seen as one of the people in the News along with the citizens. Later in the game, Spike must escort her to safety.
Other Appearances Edit
Saru Get You ~On Air~ Edit
- Even though she appears to may have romantic feelings for Spike in the anime, it is not clear whether she feels the same way about him in the games since she is usually only used by Natalie as a teaser to get Spike to like her.
- Helga appears in the concept art of Project KIDZ, implying that she was originally going to appear in Ape Escape.
|Characters||Casi · Jake · Natalie · Professor · Specter · Spike|
|Gadgets||Dash Hoop · Magic Punch · Monkey Radar · R.C. Car · Sky Flyer · Slingback Shooter · Stun Club · Time Net · Water Net|
| || |
|Prehistoric Era/ The Lost Land||Fossil Field · Primordial Ooze · Molten Lava|
|Cenozoic Era/ Mysterious Age||Thick Jungle · Dark Ruins · Cryptic Relics|
|Dimension/Dimension X||Stadium Attack|
|Primitive Age/Oceana||Crabby beach · Coral Cave · Dexter's Island|
|Ice age/New Freezeland||Snowy Mammoth · Frosty Retreat · Hot Springs|
|Dimension/Dimension X||Gladiator Attack|
|Recent Past/Medieval Mayhem||Sushi Temple · Wabi Sabi Wall · Crumbling Castle|
|Present-Day/Futurama||City Park · Specter's Factory · TV Tower|
|Present-Day 2/Specter Land||Monkey Madness|
|Dimension/Dimension X||Peak Point Matrix|