|“|| Tok Aba is BoBoiBoy's grandfather and the owner of the Hot Cocoa stall in Rintis Island. He is kind, loving, wise, and is often the one BoBoiBoy goes to for advice.|
His Cocoa drinks are very popular, and is even considered as the best cocoa in the galaxy by the invading alien Adu Du.
— Description from BoBoiBoy Galaxy website
Prior to the events of the series, Tok Aba supposedly got married to an unknown and unseen individual. Sometime in their marriage, they had one of BoBoiBoy's parents, who later on had BoBoiBoy. In 1967, he decided to open a Cocoa Shop on Rintis Island.
It is mentioned by Probe that BoBoiBoy didn't meet Tok Aba often, which is why they had difficulty recognizing each other, but they have met. It is implied that BoBoiBoy often spends his vacation with his grandfather.
He is first seen waiting for BoBoiBoy at the Railway Station but since BoBoiBoy and Tok Aba haven't seen each other in a while he and BoBoiBoy forgot who was who as seen on Season 1, Episode 1 and has hugged another person. He doesn't like fighting as it scares some customers in his shop (Season 1, Episode 1).
Even when BoBoiBoy Wind and BoBoiBoy Earth fought each other after they forgot that they were the same person and thought that they were just pretending to be each other (BoBoiBoy Wind said that BoBoiBoy Earth was trying to imitate him and was trying to steal his identity and BoBoiBoy Earth was also thinking the same thing about BoBoiBoy Wind) but luckily, since they were the same person they fear the same thing and Tok Aba stoped them by using his ear twisting move (Season 1, Episode 6). He still care for them but get disappointed after Gopal hit BoBoiBoy's head with a cooking pan to remember everything which Tok Aba doesn't like (Season 1, Episode 12).
For a moment, Tok Aba temporarily inherited Ying's Time Manipulation abilities to help fight Ejo Jo Jo., but it was later returned to Ying.
He continued to manage the shop and care for BoBoiBoy throughout the series.
Tok Aba returns in Galaxy, once again being BoBoiBoy's current caretaker and continuing to manage his shop alongside BoBoiBoy and Ochobot. He witnesses the arrival of Cici Ko and Motobot making drinks to welcome them.
He later bids farewell to BoBoiBoy as his grandson departs on a Galaxy adventure along with TAPOPS . Tok Aba is seen to be continuing his job alone but is graced by the presence of Papa Zola who teleported home out of homesickness on occasion.
Tok Aba is later seen once again in Episode 16, where he welcomes back his grandson from his work with TAPOPs. He has a heartfelt reunion with BoBoiBoy before informing Papa Zola that Mama Zila has a list of groceries for him to do before going home.
Skills and Abilities
Tok Aba does not formally have any special superpowers, but he temporarily used Ying's powerband after she and the others were trapped in Ejo Jo's cocoon. Despite being a rather old person, he is shown to be fairly proficient with Ying's Time Manipulation abilities, though later returned said powerband to Ying.
Tok Aba is a skilled barista and is shown to be able to make multitudes of different types of drinks. New drinks are constantly being introduced, showing that he does experiment with his cocoa. He's also has a lot of endurance for someone his age, being able to handle the Cocoa Shop all on his own tirelessly in the hustle and bustle.
- Tok Aba is voiced by Anas Abdul Aziz in both English and Malaysian version. In the English version, he has a lower voice while in the Malaysian version, his voice is a bit higher.