Taban is Lucca's father and Lara's husband in the role-playing game Chrono Trigger. He lives in Truce in 1000 A.D.
Crono meets Taban at the Millennial Fair. He and Lucca are demonstrating their newest invention, the Telepod. Taban is one of the people who witnessed the incident when Marle vanished.
After their journey through Heckran Cave, Crono and his party pay a visit to Taban and Lara in Truce.
After acquiring the energized Sun Stone, the party takes it to Truce in 1000 A.D. where Lucca and her father Taban use it to create new weapons and accessories.