Challen was the leading Oceanan Seacat and King Oren’s right hand. He was also Leonora’s brother. When he met Carol Ann, it was love at first sight. Carol Ann happened to be Rick’s sister. Challen and Carol Ann married on board Challen’s ship Star Gazer and had eight children. His sons all look human, but his daughters were born with feline features.
Challen’s ancestors were aliens from other planets, each with their own unique ability. This mixed breeding enhanced his family tree by giving the individuals powers. Each of his children were born with a special set of abilities.