This is a page about the characters appearing in the anime Combattler V
. Just as a warning, this page probably contains spoilers.
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The Nanbara Connection
The fifth member, dressed in green. Kosuke is a child wearing glasses
who happens to be inventor
. He pilots the Battle Craft, which forms Combattler V's feet.
Ropet (ロペット, Ropetto?)
A red robot
that monitors the emotional state of the Battle Team, and authorizes combination by shouting "Combine, okay!" He is voiced by Masako Nozawa.
Kinta and Chie Ichinoki
Kinta and Chie Ichinoki
The children of Nanbara Connection's cook
, who show up after the midpoint of the series. They played the role of Plucky Comic Relief
, 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.
Great General Garuda
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, she sacrifices her life piloting the slave beast Demon against Combattler V
Another of Garuda's subordinates, he is in charge of training and activating the slave beasts that fight Combattler V.
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.
Janera's 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. 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, his brain is transferred into a robot body, which he then self-destructs to kill Janera.
, 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 great but evil scientist
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 oversized lobster-like pincer
. After numerous defeats at the hands of Combattler V, Janera kills him by detonating a bomb inside his helmet
- The Brute
- Noble Demon: 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.
DeusThe 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.