|By King Bumis Heir||Part of thecontinuity.|
|Zhang, the Tax Collector|
Black with some Graying
Scar on right temple
|Weapon of choice||
Earth Kingdom, his henchmen
, , , , , , , , Beiyin's father, Qizi's deceased husband
|Chronological and political information|
Soldier (Formerly), Tax Collector (Formerly)
Soldier (Formerly), Leader of his squad (Formerly)
Book 2: Water Chapter 13: Kidnapped
Book 2: Water Chapter 14: The Hermit
Zhang is the antagonist of chater 13, he is a tax collector harassing the citizens of Nuo Ju and its outskirts. Zhang, is also a secondary character in the fanon.
Zhang, was seen leaving with his men when he had threatenedto burn down her home if she did not pay her monthly taxes. When Qizi, had explained her story and what was going on they knew they had to help her out.
Zhang, was involved with the disappearances of Chouqi's daughter Huanle and Beiyin's father, kidnapping both of them. Beiyin's father was first kidnapped when Beiyin refused to pay the soldiers taxes, and Huanle was kidnapped to set an example to the citizens of Nuo Ju if they did not pay their taxes.
Zhang, was later encountered by Rong Yan, Beiyin and friends when they had devised a plan to attack Zhang and his men, and rescue the kidnap victims. Zhang's name was written in the letter that was sent to Beiyin's friend. Later, in the next three chapters the letter arrives to Beiyin's friend while he was in the palace. Reading it to himself and to Earth King Qiang Zhen, the Earth King, had ordered him to travel to Nuo Ju with a few men and escort the prisoners back here to the palace where Qiang Zhen will discuss their punishment.
Zhang, and his men were later escorted to the Ba Sing Se palace, where Qiang Zhen relieved them of their duties, and threw them in prison for five years.
Zhang, was born an earthbender, being a soldier within the army he was trained in advanced movesets of the bending art and mastered the element. Zhang, is a formidable opponent and it took the entire gang to take him down.
Hand to Hand Combat
If rendered useless of his bending abilities Zhang is also a master in hand-to-hand combat. Although, it was not shown that Zhang used melee to defend himself against the Avatar and his friends.
- Zhang's character was based on the villain from the second level after the tutorial level in the Avatar: The Last Airbender video game for the PS2. The tax collector was harassing the widow and the village in taking their taxes.