Toa of Fire and wielder of the Sword of Fire. He wears the Kanohi Hau, the Mask of Shielding, which protects him from many attacks.

Source: BIONICLE #1: The Coming of the Toa

Tahu Nuva

Pronunciation: TAH-hoo NOO-vah

Color: Red

Element: Fire

Village: Ta-Koro


Tools: Two magma swords that channel his power; can be joined together to form a lava board, for surfing on molten magma

Mask: Kanohi Hau Nuva, the Great Mask of Shielding

Tahu Nuva’s bravery and strength have made him the leader of the Toa. His temper is as legendary as his powers, but he tries hard to keep it in check. He is fearless and will challenge any foe to protect his village and his people.

Source: The Official Guide to BIONICLE