Zak Holligan is a pirate, gun and sword collector who is a close friend of Indiana Jones. He was origionally Indiana's assisstant teacher. Zak was once married to Winnie Holligan. Zak was seperated from her when they went on a cruise during The Black Dragon Raid. She was killed during the event. The pirates killed her due to the Navy not cooperating. After her murder he became a pirate and mercenary. He went on many adventures with Indy, including one with he and Indy killing the pirates who killed, Winnie.