Characters: Tantei Opera Milky Holmes
A list of characters appearing in Tantei Opera Milky Holmes.
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Voiced by: Suzuko Mimori
- Anime Hair
- The Ditz
- Genki Girl
- Hair Decorations: A ribbon.
- Innocent Blue Eyes
- In-Series Nickname: Sharo/Sheryl
- Telekinesis: Her toys.
Voiced by: Sora Tokui
- Fille Fatale: To Kobayashi.
- Nice Hat
- Sweet Tooth
- Technopath: Her Toys also allows her to sense bioelectricity, hence:
Voiced by: Mikoi Sasaki
- Covert Pervert: maybe
- In-Series Nickname: Elly
- Only Sane Man: Well her partners are The Ditz, a Jerkass with a Money Fetish and CloudCuckooLander.
- Shrinking Violet
- Shy Blue-Haired Girl
- Super Strength: Her toys.
Voiced by: Izumi Kitta
- Cute Bruiser
- Flower in Her Hair
- Motor Mouth
- Sensory Overload
- Super Senses: Her Toys.
- Why Did It Have to Be Dark?: Without her Toys.
Voiced by: Shuuta Morishima
- Brought Down to Badass
- Cipher Scything: Adapted Out in the first two seasons of the anime.
- Great Detective
- The One Guy: Amongst Milky Holmes.
Voiced by: Natsumi Takamori
- Bad Powers, Good People
- Contrasting Sequel Main Character
- Great Detective
- Guilt Complex
- Hates Being Touched
- I Just Want to Be Normal
- People Puppets: Her toys controls other toys, including making them use it, and how it's used.
- Power Nullifier: This includes turning them off.
- Power Incontinence: Played with: Not only does she have power incontinence, her toys causes it in other people.
- Shy Blue-Haired Girl
- Trauma-Induced Amnesia
- Tsundere: Parodied: Kobayashi imagines Ellery as a tsundere maid at one point. One could also argue that she's a Type B due to the fact that the only person she treats like that is Kobayashi.
Voiced by: Satomi Akesaka
- Absolute Cleavage: As Arsene
- Boobs of Steel
- Braids of Action
- Decoy Damsel: In both media.
- Domino Mask: As Arsene
- Gag Boobs
- Master of Illusion: Her Toys.
- Reality Warper: Upgraded into this in season 2
- Stealth Mentor
- Student Council President
- Victory Is Boring: Part of the reason she loves having Milky Holmes as her opponents is that they can give her a real challenge when they have their powers.
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair
Voiced by: Takuma Terashima
- Evil Weapon: In the game, subverted. The sheath of the "evil sword" was filled with the gas that temporarily confused the wielder as he unsheathed it.
- Katanas Are Just Better
- The Stoic
- Puppet Permutation: His Toys, into mannequins.
Voiced by: Daisuke Kishio
- Blonde Guys Are Evil
- Camp Straight
- Death Dealer
- Fan Disservice: Those Damn nipples of his.
- Master of Disguise: His Toys.
- Walking Shirtless Scene
Voiced by: Hiro Shimono
- Accidental Misnaming: Hates that Milky Holmes constantly gets his name wrong.
- Mad Bomber
- Playing with Fire: His Toys.
Voiced by: Asami Sanada
Voiced by: Yoshino Nanjo
- Girlish Pigtails
- The Napoleon
- OOC Is Serious Business: Something serious is going on if she ignores Sheryl's "Kokoro-chan".
- Pointy-Haired Boss
- Red Armband of Leadership
Voiced by: Miyuki Sawashiro
Voiced by: Ryōko Shintani
Voiced by: Yukari Tamura
- Demoted to Extra: Since Futariwa Milky Holmes
- Oral Fixation: Is almost always seen with a lollipop in her mouth
- The Stoic
Voiced by: Susumu Chiba
- Animal Motifs: A pig.
- Fat Bastard: After Milky pushed him too far and he absorbed the toys of Gentleman Thieves.
- A God Am I
- Bishōnen: After absorbing the entire cities lard.
- From Nobody to Nightmare: In episode 10 of season two.
- Lean and Mean
- One-Winged Angel: First into his Bishonen form. Then into his Lard Icarus form.
- Trademark Favorite Food: LARD!!!!!
- Verbal Tic: Buu (oink)
- What Kind of Lame Power Is Heart, Anyway?: He has power over lard. Doesn't sound threatening until he sucks out the lard from everything, makes everyone who isn't pathetic into complete losers incapable of doing anything, creates objects from it, and can cover the entire world in it.
Characters from Futari wa Milky Holmes
Kazumi TokiwaA student of Holmes Detective Academy. Inspired by the heroism of Milky Holmes, she set up the vigilante duo Feathers with Alice. Her Toys creates magical bow and arrows, seemingly made of pure energy.
- Archer Archetype: Her Toys.
- Face-Heel Turn: Joins Color the Phantom due to her inferiority complex.
- I Just Want to Be Special: She notices that she's lacking versatility in using her Toys. It's exacerbated by the fact that other people notice that Alice is simply better than her though it's probably because Alice is a Visconti.
- Tomboy and Girly Girl: Tomboy with Alice.
- Vigilante Girl: Bring criminals (read: Color the Phantom) down to their knees so they can be easily arrested by the police force (read: Kokoro). In the story, this is something that is borderline illegal, as only detectives and the police can arrest.
Alice MyojingawaKazumi's best friend and the other half of Feathers. Her Toys create a magical shield. If Kazumi's arrows pass through it, their power will be amplified. Unbeknownst to her, her family come from a lineage of Gentlemen Thieves, the Visconti.
Color the Phantom
A group of Gentleman Thief with color-themed codename. They are strongly motivated to enforce the distinction between Thieves and Detectives. Their names are Violet Shadow, Hansel, Gretel, Crimson Lion, Yellow Black Hole, and Blue Hunter. Kokoro Akechi has been personally notified to stop their crime.
- Big Bad: Violet Shadow.
- Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Yellow Black Hole and Pink Lovely Doom's true identities are the renowned detective Ryoko Komatsu and Kokoro's assistant Keiko Totsugawa. In the end Ryoko gives up her life of crime and tries to earn her detective license again.
- Colourful Theme Naming: Even Hansel and Gretel is black and white.
- Earthquakes Cause Fissures: Minus the earthquake. Yellow Black Hole can conjure a hole on the ground.
- Enfant Terrible: Hansel and Gretel, due to Parental Abandonment.
- Large Ham: Crimson Lion is prone to this, and their leader Violet Shadow is a close second.
- Master of Illusion: Blue Hunter, who easily creates a Me's a Crowd situation.
- No Name Given: We only get to know the codenames of Hansel, Gretel, Crimson Lion and Blue Hunter. And they are credited as White Gentleman Thief, Blue Gentleman Thief etc in the cast list.
- Visionary Villain: They are not just very good Gentleman Thief, they want to make sure that being a Gentleman Thief means something.
- Whip It Good: Crimson Lion's power.
- Would Hurt a Child: They don't hold back against the main duo. Zig-zagged for Hansel and Gretel are younger than feathers.
The Myojingawa FamilyAlice's big happy family. They consists of her dad, her mom, and her somewhat overly-protective big brother Shion.
- Big Brother Instinct: Shion objects to Alice having anything to do with the Detective world. In a twist, this is because the Myojingawa is a lineage of Gentleman Thief, not because she's unfit.
- Bishounen: Shion. All-around nice and good-looking guy.
- Gentleman Thief: All three of them. Though Madam Visconti is not exactly in the best shape.
- Mystical White Hair: It's implied that Shion has Toys of his own since he's Violet Shadow. Episode 11 reveals that he doesn't have Toys. The final episode reveals he never activated his toys.
- Power Gives You Wings/Winged Humanoid: Shion.