Atla is one of several Arlians imprisoned by the cruel King Moai, when Vegeta and Nappa arrive on the planet Arlia, where they intend to practice their fighting skills before they reach Earth. Upon his imprisonment, Atla's wife, Lemlia, was claimed by Moai and crowned queen, however, Lemlia continues to resent the king for separating her from her lover. After Vegeta and Nappa launch their attack on Moai's civilization, which leaves the king and his guard in shambles, Atla is reunited with Lemlia. Their reunion is cut short however, when Vegeta and Nappa, now outside the orbit of the planet, send an energy wave into Arlia, resulting in its destruction.
- Japanese version: Ryō Horikawa
- Ocean Group Dub: Paul Dobson
- Funimation Dub : Bradford Jackson
- Brazilian Dub: Luiz Laffey