Elko is the first Beast Tom must defeat in the New Age series. He is created by Kensa.
He is made of tangled weeds and slimy fronds. He is a giant webbed creature, his hands covered in tendrils. He has a skeleton of coral and has a purple heart in the center of his chest.
Elko can use his hands to squeeze his victims. He can also command sea creatures to do his bidding. Elko can use his webbing to choke life and is a danger to Avantia and Henkrall.