PUFFER is a French Canadian character from the Quebec district of North America whose real name is Jean Belanger. PUFFER is a constant smoker of marijuanna and thusly the name PUFFER. He is a wheezer and constantly out of breath. Rumour has it that PUFFER has some type of sickness that requires his smoking medicinal mj or he just plain likes to smoke the weed. He is partnered with the neurotic, stuttering NERVOUS NORVUS. They are both top investigators and snitches for YMRIC and MEDIA. They take orders only from these two bosses. They also help co-ordinate much of the info network that YMRIC needs to operate.