Big Al Dente
KNT Character Inuyama Wanko-no-Kami
Demonym(s) Big Al Dente
Voice actor (SPC) A.J. Henderson
Seiyuu (KNT) Shioya Kouzou

Big Al Dente (犬山ワンコー守, Inuyama Wanko-no-Kami) is the chief of the Palace Guard. He is also the boss of the Samurai Pizza Cats and assigns their missions.


  • The Samurai Pizza Cats: He's their boss. Sometimes he gets irritated about their antics, but the Pizza Cats manage to pull through at the end. One time, he separated them to the suburbs because of their incompetence. Later, the Pizza Cats return he and the Rescue Team admitted that they were wrong about them and they won't interfere again. Al cried when he thought Speedy died in the comet, but Speedy survived.
  • The Rescue Team: He's their boss.
  • Francine: He's her boss.
  • Princess Vi: He tries to keep her out of trouble and tries to get her to take her role as princess seriously, but the princess wouldn't listen.
  • The Big Cheese: They work together at the council, but Al knows the Big Cheese is evil and he is unable to expose him.
  • Emperor Fred:
  • Bad Bird: Al sees him as a bad guy until at the end where Bad Bird helps Speedy save the world from the comet.


  • His name is a reference to the al dente pasta cooking method.