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Characters: Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2

This page lists all characters in Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2, the second game of the Neptunia series, and the tropes associated with them. Tropes specific to their portrayal in the other games of the series belong on the pages for those games.

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    CP Us and CPU Candidates 

General CPU & CPU Candidate Tropes

Neptune/Purple Heart

Voiced by: Rie Tanaka (Japanese), Melissa Fahn (English)

Vert/Green Heart

Voiced by: Rina Sato (Japanese), Tara Platt (English)

Noire/Black Heart

Voiced by: Asami Imai (Japanese), Erin Fitzgerald (English)

Blanc/White Heart

Voiced by: Kana Asumi (Japanese), Wendee Lee (English)

Nepgear/Purple Sister

Voiced by: Yui Horie (Japanese), Christine Marie Cabanos (English)

  • Badass Armfold: This is how Keiji Inafune appears to Nepgear.
  • Badass Bookworm
  • Bare Your Midriff: Her Lilac mkII Processor does this.
  • Beehive Barrier: Her Panzer Blade attack causes her enemies to generate one for every swing, just so she can shatter them all in the process of beating them to death.
  • Big Word Shout: During her Slash Wave attack.
    Nepgear: GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!
  • Bishie Sparkle: Gets these a few times, notably when Uni asks to join the party.
  • Catch Phrase: Her oddly-constructed "What the goodness?!"
  • Clueless Chick Magnet: Pretty much every other girl on the team aside from Neptune express or generally indicate interest in her, either to be their little sister or romantically. She usually doesn't even notice, or assumes they're joking.
  • Combination Attack: The only one who is a required party member for a majority of the combination attacks, the total number (including the DLC power up) being at 10'.
  • Duel Boss: With a few characters.
  • Evil Feels Good: A borderline example, when she runs Linda through with the Demon Sword.
    Nepgear: "I should have done this a long time ago."
  • Expy: Of Neptune
  • Glowing Eyes of Doom: When you summon Keiji Inafune, his eyes glow before Nepgear delivers the final blow.
  • Hair Decorations
  • Intimate Healing: IF decides to go this route to snap her out of it and get her to go HDD. Compa voices disappointment that she wasn't the one who got to get "Lovey-Dovey" with Nepgear.
  • Leeroy Jenkins: Tries to take on a dragon at the behest of "Chika" and almost gets owned by it before being rescued by Cave.
  • Lightning Bruiser: Both she and Nisa think she's a Jack of All Stats when she's really this. If you play her right, she's a good tank, dishes out damage harder than the rest, is a required character to all of the Combination Attacks,mand yet the Irony? She's a Game Breaker if you place her as a support role because she's the only one who can get rid of the Damage Cap allowing other characters to damage enemies beyond 9999.
  • Lonely at the Top: In the Conquest Ending. By the end, she has killed all the other goddesses and united the world under her rule, and those of her friends who are still alive leave her after Arfoire is defeated.
    Nepgear: "This is the dark path that I've chosen to walk alone."
  • Mix-and-Match Weapon: As Purple Sister, she wields a rifle with a sword attached to it.
  • Nice Job Breaking It, Hero: In the Conquest End, she thinks of using the demonic sword to vanquish Arfoire, and ends up becoming the only goddess left in the entire world. Unfortunately, the world is then headed towards destruction, for if there is no competition, there can be no progress. CFW Arfoire even outright tells that to Nepgear.
  • Purple Is Powerful
  • Shout-Out: Most of her skill is based on Temjin's weapons.
  • Sibling Yin-Yang: While Purple Heart has a black-dominant costume, Purple Sister has a white dominant costume.
  • Stripperific: Her powered-up costume.
  • Took a Level in Badass: Starts off as meek, shy, and timid, unlike her older sister. By the end of the game, she becomes the next goddess of Planeptune.
  • Villain Protagonist: Becomes one in the Conquest End. She's not happy about it.
  • Wave Motion Gun: Her Beam Rifle as Nepgear and the Inafune Beam.
  • What the Hell, Hero?: Gets called out by other people on her actions in the Conquest End.
  • Wrench Wench
  • Zettai Ryouiki: Same as her sister.

Uni/Black Sister

Voiced by: Eri Kitamura (Japanese), Sarah Williams (English)

  • A-Cup Angst: Brought up after Nepgear suggests that Uni pads outside of HDD.
  • BFG: Her weapon of choice.
    • Small Girl, Big Gun
    • Some of her guns imply that she's actually just making them look larger than they really are.
  • Bare Your Midriff: In her power-up Black Sister version.
  • Boring, but Practical: Charley Horse! does no damage nor does it help guard break, but it will lower even a boss's avoidance so someone else can actually start doing damage.
  • Breast Expansion: Inverted. Turning into Black Sister causes her to flatten, and this actually gets brought up by Nepgear at one point.
  • Camera Abuse: One of her skills kicks the camera and shuts it off. It's used to lower the accuracy of enemies.
  • Girlish Pigtails
  • Hair Decorations
  • Love Confession: In her character info quotes, and surprisingly short and simple.
    "I love you Nepgear."
  • Mega Twintails
  • Named Weapons: After you kill Brave The Hard for the final time (that is, in the True Ending), Brave powers up her Black Sister weapon and gives her the Brave Cannon.
  • Stripperific: As Black Sister.
  • Tsundere: Towards Nepgear.

Ram/White Sister

Voiced by: Kaori Ishihara (Japanese), Shelby Lindley (English)

Rom/White Sister

Voiced by: Yui Ogura (Japanese) , Erika Lenhart (English)

     Makers 

General Maker Tropes

  • Moe Anthropomorphism: Of video game producers.
  • Overshadowed by Awesome: In most settings, these characters would be considered fairly powerful. Only problem is, they're working with a bunch of Physical Gods. IF is the only one who seems bothered by this though, so she takes to training alone to keep up with Nepgear. After Nepgear catches her doing this, IF bans her from any personal training until she's a Super Soldier.

IFnote 

Voiced by: Kana Ueda (Japanese), Kate Higgins (English)

Companote 

Voiced by: Kanako Sakai (Japanese), Cristina Valenzuela (English)

Gust

Voiced by: Natsuko Kuwatani (Japanese), Cassandra Lee (English)

Nisa/Nippon Ichi

Voiced by: Kaori Mizuhashi (Japanese), Michelle Ruff (English)

5pb./Lyrica

Voiced by: nao (Japanese), Julie Ann Taylor (English)

Cave

Voiced by: Mayuko Takahashi (Japanese), Lauren Landa (English)

Falcom

Voiced by: Akemi Kanda (Japanese), Xanthe Huynh (English)

    Oracles 

Histoire

Voiced by: Mika Kanai (Japanese), Stephanie Sheh (English)

Mina Nishizawa

Voiced by: Sayaka Nakaya (Japanese)

Chika Hakozaki

Voiced by: Yuka Komatsu (Japanese), Michelle Ann Dunphy (English)

Kei Jinguji

Voiced by: Yuko Sanpei (Japanese)

  • Ambiguous Gender: Among fans as they thought she was a boy but considering how males are notorious in this series this brought a lot of confusion. She is confirmed female.
  • Berserk Button: Breaking promises.
  • Bifauxnen
  • Boyish Short Hair: It really adds to her boyish look.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Very snarky and actual rivals IF in this department, much to her annoyance.
  • The Spock:
    Kei: I'd rather not waste our precious time discussing the mythical creations known as emotions.
    Mina: That's not a good answer. If you want her to open up to you, you need to open up to her.
    Kei: Adult conversations consist entirely of valid logic and efficient syntax.
  • Lady Looks Likea Dude: Everyone thought she was the first male to ever be introduced in the series but surprisingly she all women.
  • Olderthan They Look: Despite looking like a child she is said to be older than her appearance her age has not yet been disclosed.
  • Promotedto Playable: In rebirth 2 along with the other oracles.
  • Reasonable Authority Figure: Notice a pattern yet?
  • Royal Rapier: Not royalty but shares this fighting style with Noire in Rebirth 2.
  • Viewer Gender Confusion: A lot of people that she was a he for understandable reasons.
  • Workaholic

    Villains 

Magiquone the Hard / CFW Arfoire

Voiced by: Chiaki Takahashi (Japanese), Laura Post (English)

Magic the Hard / CFW Magic

Voiced by: Chiaki Takahashi (Japanese), Laura Post (English)

Judge the Hard / CFW Judge

Voiced by: Kenjiro Tsuda (Japanese), Kyle Hebert (English)

Brave the Hard / CFW Brave

Voiced by: Kentarō Itō (Japanese), David Vincent (English)

Trick the Hard / CFW Trick

Voiced by: Yoji Ueda (Japanese), Derek Stephen Prince (English)

Linda/Underling

Voiced by: Junko Minagawa (Japanese)

Pirachu

Voiced by: Neeko (Japanese)

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