This is a page about the characters appearing in the anime ''Anime/{{Combattler V}}''. Just as a warning, this page probably contains spoilers.

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!'''The Nanbara Connection'''

[[folder:Hyouma Aoi]]

!!'''Hyouma Aoi'''

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The [[HotBlooded hot-blooded]] leader of the team, [[RedOniBlueOni dressed in red]]. Hyouma is an avid [[BadassBiker motorcyclist and speed freak]]. He pilots the Battle Jet, which forms the head of Combattler V. After Garuda destroys his arms, he gets [[ArtificialArm cybernetic replacements]].

Debut role of Creator/YujiMitsuya.

* ArtificialArm
* {{Badass}}
* {{BadassBiker}}
* BerserkButton: Since he's an orphan who lived in an OrphanageOfLove? Please, PLEASE don't ever harm a kid in front of this dude. He will fucking want your HEAD if you do.
* CallingYourAttacks
* ConvenientlyAnOrphan: His parents died when he was a little kid, and he was adopted by the nun who ran an orphanage.
* CoolBike
* CoolHelmet
* TheDeterminator: So what if you have shot his arms off and he is in terrible pain? He will crawl into the Battle Jet and somehow he will kick your butt. And what if his artificial limbs are getting numb and he cannot drive, let alone pilot? It does not matter, either.
* DontYouDarePityMe
* DrivesLikeCrazy: He is not a lousy driver but a BadassBiker, but he likes ''a bit too much'' having fun as he drives. In his first appearance he caused a traffic accident because he broke the limit speed and several patrol cars were trying to catch him. All of his chasers crashed into each other, but of course, he avoided to crash.
* {{Hotblooded}}
* HotBloodedSideburns
* LeaderFormsTheHead
* OfficialCouple: With Chizuru.
* SeventiesHair
* WorthyOpponent: Garuda considers him a WorthyOpponent, and even defended him when one of his underlings dissed him ("Shut up! When you build a Slave Beast able to defeat him then you will be able to speak!"). First he wanted Hyoma joined him -and when Hyoma refused he destroyed his arms- and later wanted having a face-to-face duel with him.
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[[folder:Juzo Naniwa]]

!!'''Juzo Naniwa'''

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The second member of the team, [[RedOniBlueOni dressed in blue]]. Juzo is a [[TheLancer cool, level-headed]] [[ColdSniper Olympic-class marksman]]. He pilots the Battle Crusher, which forms the chest and arms of Combattler V. He is the only member of the team whose birthdate is revealed: April 1, 1958.

* TheGunslinger
* TheLancer

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[[folder:Daisaku Nishikawa]]

!!'''Daisaku Nishikawa'''

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[[{{Main/TheBigGuy}} The third member]], dressed in brown. Daisaku is a [[{{IKnowKarate}} judo master]] [[RealMenWearPink who also enjoys sketching]]. He pilots the Battle Tank, which forms the torso of Combattler V, and the Battle Tank is also the only Battle Machine that cannot fly under its own power.
* TheBigGuy
* CulturedBadass
* GeniusBruiser

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[[folder:Chizuru Nanbara]]

!!'''Chizuru Nanbara'''

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The fourth member, and [[TheChick only female member of the team]], dressed in pink. Chizuru is also the [[MadScientistsBeautifulDaughter granddaughter of Doctor Nanbara]]. She pilots the Battle Marine, which forms the legs of Combattler V. [[spoiler: Upon learning that she's an IllGirl with [[HeartTrauma a valvular heart disease]], she tries to hide it until it disables her in the middle of a battle. Afterwards, she undergoes surgery to correct the condition and [[HesBack returns to continue the fight against the Campbellians]].]] Eventually, she falls in love with Hyouma.
* TheChick
* [[spoiler: IllGirl]]
** [[spoiler: HeroicRROD: Poor girl suffers a heart attack ''while fighting''.]]
* MagicSkirt
* PluckyGirl
* RapunzelHair
* [[spoiler: TenMinuteRetirement]]
** [[spoiler: S{{hes Back}} ]]

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[[folder:Kosuke Kita]]

!!'''Kosuke Kita'''

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The fifth member, dressed in green. Kosuke is [[TheShortGuyWithGlasses a child wearing glasses]] who happens to be [[GadgeteerGenius inventor]]. He pilots the Battle Craft, which forms Combattler V's feet.

* ChildProdigy
* KidAppealCharacter: He has the gimmicks of a type 4.
* {{Megane}}
* TheSmartGuy
** ShorterMeansSmarter

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[[folder:Ropet]]

!!'''Ropet (ロペット, Ropetto?)'''

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A [[RobotBuddy red robot]] that monitors the emotional state of the Battle Team, and authorizes combination by shouting "Combine, okay!" He is voiced by Masako Nozawa.

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[[folder:Kinta and Chie Ichinoki]]

!!'''Kinta and Chie Ichinoki'''

The [[TagAlongKid children of Nanbara Connection's cook]], who show up after the midpoint of the series. They played the role of PluckyComicRelief, giving the latter half of the series a much more comedic tone than the serious first half. Along with their pet frog, Keroppe, they sometimes pilot the sidekick machine Kerott into battle. They are voiced by Masako Nozawa and Noriko Tsukase, respectively.

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[[folder:Dr. Nanabara]]

!!'''Dr. Nanbara'''

* MentorOccupationalHazard

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[[folder:Professor Yotsuya]]

!!'''Professor Yotsuya'''

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!'''The Campbellians'''

[[folder:Oreana]]

!!'''Oreana(オレアナ)'''

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Garuda's "Mother," [[BigBad Oreana orders him]] to [[AlienInvasion attack the earth.]] [[MadScientist The Campbellians' greatest scientist]], [[BrainUploading she built a giant statue to house her mind in]] before coming to Earth in search of a new home for her people. After her dismissal of Garuda and his discovery of the truth behind his existence, she reveals a mechanical body housed within the statue and attempts to attack Com-Battler, [[spoiler:but is first destroyed by Garuda]].

* BigBad: For the first season.

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[[folder:Great General Garuda]]

!!'''Great General Garuda(大将軍ガルーダ)'''

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[[TheDragon The ostensible leader]] of the [[AlienInvasion Campbellian's attacks on earthling cities]], Garuda oversees the deployment of the MonsterOfTheWeek. [[{{Animorphism}} He is able to change his appearance at will]] from a blue-skinned, blonde-haired human to [[{{Animorphism}} a humanoid eagle]]. After numerous failures to destroy Combattler V and the Nanbara Connection, he is stripped of his rank by Oreana. Soon after, he learns the truth of his origin:[[spoiler: [[TomatoInTheMirror That he is actually the last in a line of androids]] created by Oreana to be [[ReplacementGoldfish her perfect son]] and the leader of the invasion force. Consumed by revenge, he finishes building the incomplete slave beast Big Garuda and uses it to destroy Oreana.]]

* TheDragon
* NobleDemon
* [[spoiler: TomatoInTheMirror]]
* OsamuIchikawa

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[[folder:Miia]]

!!'''Miia(ミーア)'''

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One of Garuda's android assistants. She is secretly in love with Garuda, but he is oblivious to her feelings. In a gambit to save Garuda after he is dismissed, [[spoiler:she sacrifices her life piloting the slave beast Demon against Combattler V]].

* TheDarkChick
* {{Gainaxing}} - In the pachinko game, SO MUCH.

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[[folder:Narua]]

!!'''Narua'''

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Another of Garuda's subordinates, he is in charge of training and activating the slave beasts that fight Combattler V.

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[[folder:Girua]]

!!'''Girua'''

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Garuda's strategic advisor. After Garuda's dismissal, he is given command of Oreana's forces, only to be killed by Combattler V during the latter's confrontation with Oreana.

* DroppedABridgeOnHim: Didn't even get the slightest bit of climax or tenion to his death.

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[[folder:Empress Janera]]

!!'''Empress Janera(女帝ジャネラ)'''

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The [[BigBad final enemy of Combattler V]] and a very powerful sorceress. She can [[{{Animorphism}} transform from a beautiful woman into a snakelike creature]]. [[spoiler:In the penultimate episode, she attempts to destroy the Nanbara Connection and Combattler V with a bomb attached to Com-Battler's foot. Professor Yotsuya discovers the bomb in time to separate the foot from the rest of Com-Battler and raise the Choudenji Barrier, sacrificing the Connection and saving Com-Battler. Upon hearing of the revolt on Campbell, she makes a final attack on the forces of the Earth, but is defeated by Com-Battler. As her final revenge, she attempts to [[EarthShatteringKaboom destroy the earth by sending a thermonuclear explosive into the planet's core]]. As she attempts to escape earth, [[TakingYouWithMe Warchimedes confronts her and destroys himself to kill her]]]].

* BadBoss: Doesn't show the slightest hint of respect for her underlings, and will shock them for the slightest transgression. Especially Dungel.
* BigBad
* GodSaveUsFromTheQueen
* LackOfEmpathy: All other people are cockroaches to be squashed to her.
* ReptilesAreAbhorrent


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[[folder:Warchimedes]]

!!'''Warchimedes(ワルキメデス)'''

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Janera's [[TheDragon scientific and strategic advisor]], and Dungele's older brother. He coordinates the building and selection of the Magma Beasts that are sent to fight Combattler V. [[spoiler:After the death of Dungele, he pilots a Magma Beast into battle, attacking Combattler V and giving Janera the opportunity to destroy the Nanbara Connection. When he is defeated, [[BrainUploading his brain is transferred into a robot body]], which he then [[TakingYouWithMe self-destructs to kill Janera]].]] His [[MeaningfulName name]], pronounced "Warukimedesu" in Japanese, rather than being partly based on the English word "war", may be better regarded as a portmanteau formed from "waru" (meaning "evil") and "Arukimedesu" (Archimedes), thus epitomising the classic sci-fi concept of a [[MadScientist great but evil scientist]].

* MadScientist
* [[spoiler:TakingYouWithMe: Against Janera]]


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[[folder: General Dungele]]

!!'''General Dungele(ダンゲル将軍)'''

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Janera's other subordinate, and Warchimedes's younger brother. He pilots the Magma Beasts against Combattler V and the Nanbara Connection. One of his hands is an [[RedRightHand oversized lobster-like pincer]]. After numerous defeats at the hands of Combattler V, [[spoiler:[[YouHaveFailedMe Janera kills him by detonating a bomb inside his helmet]]]].

* TheBrute
* {{Gonk}}
* NobleDemon: Despite his looks and attitude, Dungele values an honorable fight. To the point that, if he is involved in a particularly devious or underhanded plan, he'll show insubordination and refuse to do his part.

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[[folder:Deus]]

!!'''Deus'''

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[[spoiler:[[BigGood The true leader of the Campbellians]]. After the coup d'etat which overthrew Janera's supporters on Campbell, he came to Earth to help rebuild the cities damaged by Janera's attacks.]]

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