The Toa Inika are the main protagonists in both the 2006 and 2007 storylines in the BIONICLE series. They were a group of Matoran from Metru Nui who were transformed into the Toa after being struck by the lightning from the Red Star during their journey to Voya Nui. Later, the team traveled to Mahri Nui where they were transformed into Toa Mahri, the name that honored after the sea.
The remaining team were then teleported back to Metru Nui when Matoro sacrificed himself to revive Mata Nui. The other five Toa since then assisting the others in the final battle against the forces of the Brotherhood of Makuta, who were beginning their full-scale invasion on the Matoran Universe. They are currently in Metru Nui.
Forming the team
When Jaller, having being told by Turaga Vakama about the Toa Nuva's mission to travel to Voya Nui and find the Kanohi Ignika, he chose the five Matoran he knew to accompany him on the quest of finding the Toa Nuva and rescuing them. The group, which consisted of Hahli, Kongu, Nuparu, Hewkii and Matoro, accompanied by Takanuva, the Toa of Light reached the docks of Ga-Metru.