Don't let his age fool you, Jacob can keep up with the best of the Burners. Jacob used to be Kane's partner until the villain's megalomania drove him down to Motorcity, where he now serves as a voice of wisdom and experience for the Burners. His digs- a hip, retrofitted diner- is the Burners' favorite hangout, even if Jacob's always trying to serve up his latest "food" creation.
- One of his pastime activities is looking at oil-cans.
- Jacob used to work with Kane before Detroit Deluxe was built.