an adventurer teenager journalist who
becomes involved in dangerous cases in
which he takes heroic action. Almost every
adventure features Tintin hard at work
at his investigative reporting, but he
is rarely seen actually turning in a story.
He is a young man of more or less neutral
attitudes and is less colourful than the
characters are the talking dog Snowy, Prof. Calculus,
Captain Haddock, detective Thomson and verity
of supporting actors.