History Characters / RurouniKenshinAnimeOnlyCharacters

23rd Jun '16 7:08:54 PM GlitteringFlowers
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* WomanInBlack: As a Ninja, she dresses from hea to toe in black.

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* ShipTease: As said above, she and Schneider have quite a bit of chemistry. [[spoiler: Bad thing, it doesn't work out as he has to return to Germany (and is believed to be dead) and she has to stay in Japan to rebuild her clan.]]
* WomanInBlack: As a Ninja, she dresses from hea to toe in black.black.
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23rd Jun '16 7:05:27 PM GlitteringFlowers
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* AssInAmbassador: Completely averted, since he is the Dutch ambassador in Japan but is quite the NiceGuy.
* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: He's a kind-hearted ReasonableAuthorityFigure, and has blond hair.
* InterGenerationalFriendship: Elsten is at least in his late 40's/early 50's, but gets along well with the 28-year-old Kenshin.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He is a calm, wise man with both good medical knowledge and the desire to help the Shimabara Christian colony. This makes him a key figure in the arc, so much that [[spoiler: Sayo goes down TakingTheBullet for him, since she knows he's the only one ijn power who's willing to cut a deal with Shougo.]]

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* AssInAmbassador: Completely averted, since because he is the Dutch ambassador in Japan but is quite the NiceGuy.
* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: He's a kind-hearted ReasonableAuthorityFigure, and has blond hair.hair and moustache.
* InterGenerationalFriendship: Elsten is a CoolOldGuy at least in his late 40's/early early 50's, but gets along well with the 28-year-old Kenshin.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He is a calm, wise man with both good medical knowledge and the sincere desire to help the Shimabara Christian colony. This makes him a key figure in the arc, so much that [[spoiler: Sayo goes down TakingTheBullet for him, since she knows he's the only one ijn in power who's willing to cut a deal with Shougo.Shougo. He lives up to he hopes and manages to safely send everyone in the Japanese Christian colony to the Netherlands.]]




* BadassNormal: Not only can he kill the best of an ancient Ninja clan's warrior with ease but he is thus fa the only Westerner in the series not utilizing modern gunpowder weapon who can give Kenshin some difficulty in battle while LACKING superhuman swordsmanship and magics.
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\n* BadassNormal: Not only can he kill the best of an ancient Ninja clan's warrior warriors with ease but he is thus fa so far the only Westerner in the series not utilizing who doesn't use modern gunpowder weapon who weapon... but can still give Kenshin some difficulty in battle while LACKING superhuman swordsmanship and magics.
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magics.



* KnightInShiningArmor: Double-subverted. He definitely has the mannerisms and skills an ideal knight should have but he is also shown having somewhat racist views towards Japanese culture and is not above killing to advance his organization's goals. However he defended Kisanagi when Meldars betrays Kisanagi and orders her executed, Schneider refuses and fights Meldars.

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* KnightInShiningArmor: Double-subverted. He Double-subverted since he definitely has the mannerisms and skills an ideal knight should have but he is also shown having somewhat racist views towards Japanese culture and is not above killing to advance his organization's goals. However [[spoiler: However, he defended Kisanagi defends Misanagi when Meldars betrays Kisanagi her and orders her executed, Schneider executed; he refuses to do so and fights back against Meldars.]]
* ShipTease: He and Misanagi seem to be rather attracted to each other. [[spoiler: [[StarCrossedLovers But they can't stay together]].]]
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[[folder: Misanagi Sanada]]
->Voiced by: Creator/ChisaYokoyama (JP)
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* DefrostingIceQueen: Specially regarding her interactions with Schneider.
* FauxActionGirl: She can't fully live up to her fame as a {{ninja}} towards the end.
* WomanInBlack: As a Ninja, she dresses from hea to toe in black.
11th Jun '16 11:16:01 PM Orcophile
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* {{Badass}}: Not only can he kill the best of an ancient Ninja clan's warrior with ease but he is thus fa the only Westerner in the series not utilizing modern gunpowder weapon who can give Kenshin some difficulty in battle.

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* {{Badass}}: BadassNormal: Not only can he kill the best of an ancient Ninja clan's warrior with ease but he is thus fa the only Westerner in the series not utilizing modern gunpowder weapon who can give Kenshin some difficulty in battle.

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battle while LACKING superhuman swordsmanship and magics.
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[[folder:Schneider]]
* KnightInShiningArmor: Double-subverted. He definitely has the mannerisms and skills an ideal knight should have but he is also shown having somewhat racist views towards Japanese culture and is not above killing to advance his organization's goals. However he defended Kisanagi when Meldars betrays Kisanagi and orders her executed, Schneider refuses and fights Meldars.
7th Jun '16 3:31:19 PM GlitteringFlowers
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[[folder:Gentatsu Takatsuki]]
->Voiced by: Creator/NozomuSasaki (JP)

A young samurai whom we meet in the ''Ishinshishi e no Requiem'' movie. [[spoiler: As a PosthumousCharacter, since Kenshin killed him in battle during the war, which drives a good part of the conflict.]]

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[[folder:Gentatsu Takatsuki]]
->Voiced by: Creator/NozomuSasaki (JP)

[[folder: Elsten]]

A young samurai whom we meet in Dutch medic who is the ''Ishinshishi e no Requiem'' movie. [[spoiler: As a PosthumousCharacter, since ambassador of the Netherlands in Japan, and Kenshin killed has him in battle during the war, which drives a good part of the conflict.]]high regards.




* [[spoiler: DiedInYourArmsTonight: Shigure's.]]
* LongHairedPrettyBoy
* PromotiontoParent: Had to raise his baby sister alone
* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:His death is what kickstarts the whole plot of TheMovie.]]
* [[spoiler: StuffedInTheFridge]]
* TallDarkAndHandsome
* [[spoiler: WeHardlyKnewYe]]

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\n* AssInAmbassador: Completely averted, since he is the Dutch ambassador in Japan but is quite the NiceGuy.
* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: He's a kind-hearted ReasonableAuthorityFigure, and has blond hair.
* InterGenerationalFriendship: Elsten is at least in his late 40's/early 50's, but gets along well with the 28-year-old Kenshin.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He is a calm, wise man with both good medical knowledge and the desire to help the Shimabara Christian colony. This makes him a key figure in the arc, so much that
[[spoiler: DiedInYourArmsTonight: Shigure's.]]
* LongHairedPrettyBoy
* PromotiontoParent: Had to raise his baby sister alone
* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:His death is what kickstarts
Sayo goes down TakingTheBullet for him, since she knows he's the whole plot of TheMovie.]]
* [[spoiler: StuffedInTheFridge]]
* TallDarkAndHandsome
* [[spoiler: WeHardlyKnewYe]]
only one ijn power who's willing to cut a deal with Shougo.]]



[[folder:Shigure Takimi]]
->Voiced by: Creator/KazuhikoInoue (JP)

Gentatsu's best friend, whom also befriends Kenshin. [[spoiler: He witnessed the death of Gentatsu and swore revenge for it. After raising Gentatsu's little sister Toki, he started brewing a plan to take down the Meiji government alongside a small group of ex-Samurais...]]

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[[folder:Shigure Takimi]]
[[folder:Gentatsu Takatsuki]]
->Voiced by: Creator/KazuhikoInoue Creator/NozomuSasaki (JP)

Gentatsu's best friend, A young samurai whom also befriends Kenshin. we meet in the ''Ishinshishi e no Requiem'' movie. [[spoiler: He witnessed As a PosthumousCharacter, since Kenshin killed him in battle during the death war, which drives a good part of Gentatsu and swore revenge for it. After raising Gentatsu's little sister Toki, he started brewing a plan to take down the Meiji government alongside a small group of ex-Samurais...conflict.]]



* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice]]
* ParentalSubstitute: Raised [[spoiler: Toki]] after the death of her brother [[spoiler: Gentatsu]]. [[MayDecemberRomance She seems to have a crush on him.]]
* [[spoiler: SacrificialLion]]

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* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice]]
DiedInYourArmsTonight: Shigure's.]]
* ParentalSubstitute: Raised [[spoiler: Toki]] after the LongHairedPrettyBoy
* PromotiontoParent: Had to raise his baby sister alone
* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:His
death is what kickstarts the whole plot of her brother [[spoiler: Gentatsu]]. [[MayDecemberRomance She seems to have a crush on him.]]
TheMovie.]]
* [[spoiler: SacrificialLion]]StuffedInTheFridge]]



* WorthyOpponent

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* WorthyOpponent[[spoiler: WeHardlyKnewYe]]



[[folder:Toki Takatsuki]]
->Voiced by: Creator/YukoMiyamura (JP)

Shigure's ward and a local school teacher, as well as Gentatsu's younger sister. [[spoiler: Shigure raised her in the dead Gentatsu's place.]]

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[[folder:Toki Takatsuki]]
[[folder:Shigure Takimi]]
->Voiced by: Creator/YukoMiyamura Creator/KazuhikoInoue (JP)

Shigure's ward and a local school teacher, as well as Gentatsu's younger sister. best friend, whom also befriends Kenshin. [[spoiler: Shigure raised her in He witnessed the dead death of Gentatsu and swore revenge for it. After raising Gentatsu's place.little sister Toki, he started brewing a plan to take down the Meiji government alongside a small group of ex-Samurais...]]



* AlliterativeName
* HotTeacher: Works as a schoolteacher.
* MayDecemberRomance: Strongly implied to have feelings for her ParentalSubstitute Shigure.
* TheQuietOne

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* AlliterativeName
[[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice]]
* HotTeacher: Works as a schoolteacher.
* MayDecemberRomance: Strongly implied
ParentalSubstitute: Raised [[spoiler: Toki]] after the death of her brother [[spoiler: Gentatsu]]. [[MayDecemberRomance She seems to have feelings for her ParentalSubstitute Shigure.
a crush on him.]]
* TheQuietOne[[spoiler: SacrificialLion]]
* TallDarkAndHandsome
* WorthyOpponent



[[folder:Yasuharu Musashino]]
->Voiced by: Creator/KappeiYamaguchi (JP)

A teenage boy who works for Shigure and quickly makes friends with Yahiko. [[spoiler: He dies in the middle of Shigure's rebellion.]]

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[[folder:Yasuharu Musashino]]
[[folder:Toki Takatsuki]]
->Voiced by: Creator/KappeiYamaguchi Creator/YukoMiyamura (JP)

A teenage boy who works for Shigure and quickly makes friends with Yahiko. [[spoiler: He dies in the middle of Shigure's rebellion.ward and a local school teacher, as well as Gentatsu's younger sister. [[spoiler: Shigure raised her in the dead Gentatsu's place.]]



* [[spoiler: AntiVillain]]
* BigBrotherMentor: For Yahiko.
* BirdsOfAFeather: Him and Yahiko could have been brothers, their similar backstories and all. Only that Yahiko is younger and far more HotBlooded than the calm Musashino.
* {{Bishounen}}
* NiceGuy
* [[spoiler: SacrificialLamb]]

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* [[spoiler: AntiVillain]]
AlliterativeName
* BigBrotherMentor: For Yahiko.
HotTeacher: Works as a schoolteacher.
* BirdsOfAFeather: Him and Yahiko could MayDecemberRomance: Strongly implied to have been brothers, their similar backstories and all. Only that Yahiko is younger and far more HotBlooded than the calm Musashino.
feelings for her ParentalSubstitute Shigure.
* {{Bishounen}}
* NiceGuy
* [[spoiler: SacrificialLamb]]
TheQuietOne



[[folder:Sadashiro Kajiki]]
->Voiced by: Creator/TakehitoKoyasu (JP)

One of Shigure's supporters. [[spoiler: Actually TheMole.]]

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[[folder:Sadashiro Kajiki]]
[[folder:Yasuharu Musashino]]
->Voiced by: Creator/TakehitoKoyasu Creator/KappeiYamaguchi (JP)

One A teenage boy who works for Shigure and quickly makes friends with Yahiko. [[spoiler: He dies in the middle of Shigure's supporters. [[spoiler: Actually TheMole.rebellion.]]



* [[spoiler: KickTheDog]]
* [[spoiler: SmugSnake]]

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* [[spoiler: KickTheDog]]
AntiVillain]]
* BigBrotherMentor: For Yahiko.
* BirdsOfAFeather: Him and Yahiko could have been brothers, their similar backstories and all. Only that Yahiko is younger and far more HotBlooded than the calm Musashino.
* {{Bishounen}}
* NiceGuy
* [[spoiler: SmugSnake]]SacrificialLamb]]



[[folder:Ebin Tamono]]
->Voiced by: Creator/JurotaKosugi (JP)

Another of Shigure's supporters. [[spoiler: Yet another [[TheMole mole]].]]

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[[folder:Ebin Tamono]]
[[folder:Sadashiro Kajiki]]
->Voiced by: Creator/JurotaKosugi Creator/TakehitoKoyasu (JP)

Another One of Shigure's supporters. [[spoiler: Yet another [[TheMole mole]].Actually TheMole.]]


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* [[spoiler: KickTheDog]]


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[[folder:Ebin Tamono]]
->Voiced by: Creator/JurotaKosugi (JP)

Another of Shigure's supporters. [[spoiler: Yet another [[TheMole mole]].]]
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* [[spoiler: SmugSnake]]
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17th May '16 11:16:55 PM BadassAgamemnon
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[[folder:Meldars]]

* {{Badass}}: Not only can he kill the best of an ancient Ninja clan's warrior with ease but he is thus fa the only Westerner in the series not utilizing modern gunpowder weapon who can give Kenshin some difficulty in battle.
4th May '16 2:06:12 PM creader
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* BreakTheCutie: As a child, he and his sister saw their family die horribly, which embittered him very much)

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* BreakTheCutie: As a child, he and his sister saw their family die horribly, which embittered him very much)much.



[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/sayo.png]]



[[quoteright:313:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/shozo.png]]



* [[spoiler: NeverGotToSayGoodbye: To Sayo. One of the reasons why he gives a GetAHoldOfYourselfMan to Sano was because he ''was'' there for Sayo when she kicked it, so he shouldn't beat himself up for her death anymore.]]

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* [[spoiler: NeverGotToSayGoodbye: To [[spoiler:To Sayo. One of the reasons why he gives a GetAHoldOfYourselfMan to Sano was because he ''was'' there for Sayo when she kicked it, so he shouldn't beat himself up for her death anymore.]]
3rd May '16 10:23:14 PM creader
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[[Characters/RurouniKenshin Back to main.]]
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* TheCaptain



* PirateGirl: She leads a band of pirates.



* TheCaptain



* SamusIsAGirl: In her masked form, she has the appearance of a dangerous killer, but is a slim attractive young woman unmasked.


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* PirateGirl: She leads a band of pirates.
* SamusIsAGirl: In her masked form, she has the appearance of a dangerous killer, but is a slim attractive young woman unmasked.
29th Apr '16 10:35:12 PM MsChibi
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* {{Bishounen}}
31st Jan '16 8:28:20 PM AkoSiKuya23
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* AGodAmI: Or better said, A Son Of God Am I.

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* AGodAmI: Or better said, A Son Of God Am I. He seems to enjoy claiming that his use of the Hiten Mitsurugi style was blessed by God.
20th Jan '16 5:54:09 PM D20Watt
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->Voiced by: Creator/HozumiGouda (JP)

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->Voiced by: Creator/HozumiGouda (JP)
(JP), Creator/PeterDoyle (EN)
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