Time is a cruel master.
No, Time is a thief, and a villain.
~ Alice and her mother describing Time
I used to think time was a thief. But you give before you take. Time is a gift. Every minute. Every second.
~ Alice to Time about her changed opinions about him.

Time is an anti-hero/secondary antagonist turned tritagonist in Alice Through the Looking Glass.


Alice Through the Looking Glass

Time is a magical being who sits on a black throne in a castle of eternity. He has one human hand and one mechanical hand and possesses the Chronosphere, a glowing, spinning, metallic sphere inside the chamber of the Grand Clock that powers all time. If removed from the clock, the Chronosphere will allow the person who has taken it to travel the Ocean of Time to the past. Trying to get the Chronosphere back, the lord of Time gets weaker and the only way to restore him is to return it to its rightful place.

At the end after being betrayed by the Red Queen he helps Alice and Tarrant to get back to his place the cronosphere, the mission succeeded and Time who was apparently dead being resurrected when the cronosphere back to his place making all back to normal. Time continuing to rule the time of the world and riconcile with Alice.

During the 2d animated scenes Time is see drinking tea with Tarrant but try to make a joke to him but fail and Tarrant laughing happy and Time get angry.



  • Time in this movie is based on Time who has an argument with the Mad Hatter in the original Alice in Wonderland book.
  • He is similar looking to Dr Nefarious Tropy in the Crash Bandicoot series.
  • At first, he starts and presented as the film's main villain. However, it is revealed that he is actually the anti-hero.