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Characters: Tokyo Ravens
Characters in Tokyo Ravens. A work in progress.


Spoiler Warning: This page has unmarked and unavoidable spoilers. Read at your own risk.

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Leading Characters

    Harutora Tsuchimikado 

Harutora Tsuchimikado

Voiced by: Kaito Ishikawa
The Hero

The main male protagonist. A member of the branch family of the Tsuchimikado clan, who was born without the ability to sense spiritual power.
  • Badass Longcoat: He wears a long Raven Coat worn after he recovers his memories.
  • Book Dumb: Not that good at Onmyodo. Averted Later.
  • Childhood Friends: With his cousin Natsume.
  • Combat Pragmatist: After wittiness the duel between Jin and D, he takes a much stronger interest in learning magic and begins applying their tactics to his own.
  • Crazy-Prepared: After awakening as Yakou, when he was going out to chat with an old friend, he prepares an airdrop of Magitek tanks.
  • Eyepatch of Power: After recovering his memories and losing an eye.
  • Empathic Weapon: Empathic Armour. His magical coat is actually a shikigami with the appearance of a black coat. It thinks and defends the wearer against physical and magical attacks.
  • Facial Markings: A pentagram (star) when Natsume did the ritual to make him her shikigami with her blood. It was removed when Natsume removed all the seals on him to let him awaken as Yakou.
  • Familiar: He's Natsume's main shikigami, and also uses one of his own named Kon. Kon is later revealed to be Hishamaru, Yakou's shikigami who let her powers be sealed.
  • Flight: The Raven Coat grants his wearer the ability to fly.
  • I Am Who?: He is the true reincarnation of Yakou Tsuchimikado.
  • In-Series Nickname: Baka-tora.
  • Magic Staff: Has one, a khakkahara (shakujo), given to him by Jin Ohtomo. It was destroyed when he faced against Shaver.
  • Mistaken for Pedophile: Several times with Kon due to her child like body. The first time is when he asked Kon how her tail works, Kon pulled down her pants to show him and then Natsume walked in the room.
  • Muggle Born of Mages: Sort of. While eventually he turns out to be fairly powerful in spiritual terms, he never developed Supernatural Sensitivity. In reality his real father, Yasuzumi Tsuchimikado, sealed his abilities away but it was partly undone by Natsume when she made him into her shikigami.
  • Multicolored Hair: Has blonde hair with some black.
  • New Transfer Student: Transfers to the Onmyo Academy in Tokyo to be with Natsume. One of the reasons is that because he is her familiar and the other is because of the incident with Suzuka Dairenji, a Divine General who went rouge, the Onmyo Agency wanted him to keep the incident quiet.
  • No-Holds-Barred Beatdown: He beats up a transformed Touji.
  • Not So Stoic: He still has some traits of his persona even after awakening as Yakou.
  • Oblivious to Love: Has 3 girls going around him throughout the series, and it takes roughly
  • Onmyoji: Born into the onmyoji family, though at the start of the story he's not that interested in becoming one.
  • Power Limiter: Applied to him when he was very young. It was partly undone when Natsume made him into her shikigami. Natsume later fully released them while when he was awakening as Yakou.
  • Power Tattoo: As part of becoming Natsume's shikigami he receives a mark on his cheek shaped like a five-pointed star, which is occasionally shown to glow.
  • The Promise: With Kyoko. He doesn't remembers until after Natsume is found out to be a girl. Also Natsume.
  • Refusal of the Call: At first he didn't want to be the real chosen one.
  • Reincarnation: Of his ancestor Yakou Tsuchimikado.
  • Switched at Birth: With his cousin Natsume which is why she's thought to be the choosen one.
  • ¡Three Amigos!: With Hokuto and Touji.
  • Took a Level in Badass: While fighting Shaver.
  • Unskilled, but Strong:
    • Harutora can't see spirit energy unaided, but has so much power that he's known to accidentally make magic items explode.
    • Averted later after he recovers his memories as Yakou, slowing moving towards game breaker with both immense skill and power.
  • Voluntary Shapeshifter: The Raven Coat also grants the ability for the wearer to turn into a raven.
  • Wise Beyond Their Years: As part of the kickstart after fully realizing he's the reincarnation of Yakou Tsuchimikado.

    Natsume Tsuchimikado 

Natsume Tsuchimikado

Voiced by: Kana Hanazawa

The Messiah... or not

The main female protagonist. She is the future head of the Tsuchimikado clan, and such a genius at Onmyodo that many suspect her to be a reincarnation of the infamous Yakou Tsuchimikado. Due to family tradition she is forced to pose as a boy while at school.
  • A-Cup Angst: In the Light Novel, she thinks her breasts are too small.
  • Hybrid Monster: Like Touji she became a "Living Spirit" after Hokuto fused with her soul. In her case, she's a Half-Dragon.
  • Instant Awesome, Just Add Dragons: Her main summon, Hokuto, is a dragon.
  • Japanese Honorifics: Uses -kun when addressing Harutora while she is wearing female clothing. She drops the honorifics when disguised as a boy but sometimes slips.
    • Bokukko: She uses boku while disguised as a boy. She sometimes slips into a feminine way of speaking.
  • Limited Wardrobe: In-universe: While disguised as a male, she only has her school uniform and athletic clothing.
  • Miko: Initially raised as one.
  • Our Liches Are Different: Following her botched resurrection, Natsume is neither dead nor truly living, her soul is bound to her familiar, Hokuto.
  • Paper-Thin Disguise: Although it is a tad more complicated than normal. She's uses a fairly light spell to disguise herself, but it's apparently powerful enough to fool everyone in the school, including the principal and the teachers. The flaw is that it can't protect her against clothes-ripping, such as in the fight with Shaver.

    Touji Ato 

Touji Ato

Voiced by: Ryōhei Kimura

Delinquent With a Heart Of Gold

Harutora's friend. He used to be a delinquent until 2 years ago where he was a victim of terrorism plot using spiritual disasters and was turn in was known as a "Living Spirit". From that time on Harutora's doctor father has been treating him the aftereffects, one of them being his ability to use "Spirit Slight" after the incident like most Onmyoji.
  • Badass: In his past, he was an infamous delinquent. And in episode 9, he was able to control his oni side giving him a huge boost in power.
  • Badass Boast: A inversion. Telling Harutora that he could kill him with just a punch effectively makes unable to him to punch him since he knows his friend will die. Harutora then proceeds give him a beatdown.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Touji's days before he met Harutora and his dad weren't very pretty putting it mildly. When under the control of the oni during his time being treated, he beat Harutora to the point of massive bleeding, while he started crying.
  • No-Holds-Barred Beatdown: Beats up Harutora when they were younger and is on the receiving end of one after his transformation.
  • Resist The Beast: Before learning to control the Oni in him, he had treatments to help suppress his transformation.
  • Shipper on Deck: Mixed with Only Sane Man, as he wants Harutora and Natsume to get together so they wont suffer with each other.
  • Shoulders of Doom: When transformed.
  • Super Strength: As an oni he is capable of tossing giant armored warriors as if they were junk.
  • True Sight: He can tell whether or not someone is a shikigami.
  • Youkai: He is a half-Oni after the spirit disaster from two years before the story.

    Suzuka Dairenji 

Suzuka Dairenji

Voiced by: Ayane Sakura

Blondes are... kinda evil

The youngest of the Twelve Divine Generals, recently turned rogue. She targeted Natsume in an attempt to use Yakou Tsuchimikado's forbidden ritual to bring her brother back to life.
  • Anti-Villain: Before her Heel-Face Turn, she was the first antagonist Harutora and Natsume faced. She came wanting to resurrect her dead beloved brother who died because of the experiments their parents put them through to produce splendid onmyoji. During her crusade, she broke into areas to find forbidden knowledge of the Taizan Fukun Ritual, attacked agents of the Magical Crime Investigation Bureau, made Harutora an unwitting pawn to steal some of Natsume's power and killed Harutora's friend Hokuto. When she does the ritual, her brother's revived body chokes her.
  • Blondes are Evil: The first antagonist Harutora faced. Subverted after her Heel-Face Turn.
  • Brought Down to Badass: She still can kick ass with her powers sealed.
  • Cheshire Cat Grin: This happens when she realize Harutora is in the same school she enrolls and happens to notice him. Cue to that knowing she wants some payback. It happens a second time when she caught Natsume too.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Her father did many experiments, both to her and her brother. It's implied is the cause of her power.
  • Defeat Equals Friendship: More like "Defeat equals Falling for the other person". Successfully convincing her to stop the ritual caused her to eventually fall for Harutora.
  • Erotic Eating: Suggestively licks whatever sweets she has in her hand.
  • Freudian Threat: Promises she'll burn Harutora's manhood to a crisp if he doesn't warn Natsume that Suzuka is coming for her.
  • Gone Horribly Wrong: Her ritual to revive her brother doesn't come out as good as she expected.
  • New Transfer Student: She is forcibly enrolled in the Onmyo Academy as punishment and for her reeducation.
  • Non-Uniform Uniform: Her uniform had added frills and shorter outer jacket than the other Onmyo Academy girls' uniform.
  • Paper Talisman: Her schtick. She's uses a magic book that acts likes a talisman.
  • Power Limiter: One was put on her as punishment for her previous troubles.
  • Power Parasite: Can use a familiar to steal power from someone, which she does on Natsume.
  • Sempai Kohai: Becomes the kohai (underclassman) of Harutora later.

    Kyoko Kurahashi 

Kyoko Kurahashi

Voiced by: Eri Kitamura

The Ojou

Granddaughter of the Onmyo Academy's Principal and heir to the Kurahashi clan.
  • Astrologer: Develops the ability to read the stars later in the story, thus making her a Seer
  • Always Second Best: Out of all of first and second year students only Natsume is known to better than her in terms of overall magic abilities.
  • The Promise: Made one long ago, with Harutora after they couldn't find the ribbon she lost, to meet again; though she actually thinks she did it with Natsume. Until she finds out that Natsume was a girl.
  • Summon Magic: Her preferred method of attack. Uses two powerful Manmade Type defense class familiars named Hakuou & Kofuku.

    Tenma Momoe 

Tenma Momoe

Voiced by: Hiro Shimono

The Megane

A classmate Harutora and Touji befriend during their first day. He is the successor of the Momoe family who owns the company Witchcraft Corp.
  • The Generic Guy: To the point that Suzuka immediately forgets his name, much to his dismay.
  • It's All My Fault: Briefly during the D incident he blamed himself.
  • Unwitting Pawn: Had a paper talisman planted on him that helps Ashiya Doman enter the academy.

    Akino Souma 

Akino Souma

Voiced by: Creator/???
A new major character that appears in the second half of the novels. She is a "Living Spirit" who orginally met Natsume in Seihuku Temple and became fast friends. After some "dire circumstances" that happened within the temple resulting in it's complete utter destruction she travels with Natsume and rest of Tsuchimikados to Tokyo. She a branch member of the Souma Clan, one of three great Onmyouji families.

Onmyo Academy

    Miyo Kurahashi 

Miyo Kurahashi

Voiced by: Fumi Hirano
The principal of Onmyoji Academy and the previous head of the Kurahashi clan.

  • Astrologer: A famous one, to the point where even Onmyo Agency has relied on her advice from time to time. Further she predicted when one of Twin Horn Syndicate members would strike which prompted Jin to hand Harutora the staff to protect himself.
  • Big Good: The principal of Onmyoji Academy and the previous head of the Kurahashi clan.
  • Long Lived: She knew Yakou Tsuchimikado and Douman when she was a child.

    Jin Ohtomo 

Jin Ohtomo

Voiced by: Koji Yusa

The Mysterious Teacher

The homeroom teacher for Harutora, Natsume, Touji, Kyoko, and Tenma. He used to work as a Magic Investigator in the Onmyo Agency's Magic Crimes Investigation Department prior to his injury.
  • Big Damn Heroes: Saves the group from Doman and eventually manages to defeat him with some help from Kogure.
  • Combat Pragmatist: Arguably what makes him win against the stronger but old fashioned Doman.
  • Curse: Supposedly inflicted one on Reiji.
  • Elemental Powers: His primary boast of attack. Often recites thoughout the series on which element overcomes which, although Justified that they are a part of the spell.
  • Mundane Solution: His solution after Kagami cast the barrier spell he used on Douman against him? Throw a simple, weak shikigami in front of him and watch it be sealed.
  • Onmyoji
  • Paper Talisman: Although he prefers to use the bird ones, this is his preferred method of attack.
  • Red Baron: He was given the nickname "Shadow" as a Divine General.
  • Retired Badass: He used to be one of the Twelve Generals.
  • !¡Three Amigos!!: Was this with Zenjirou and Ryou Saotome on earlier years.
  • Worthy Opponent: To Doman after his defeat. Enough for him to be asked to be a shikigami to Jin.

    Suzu 

Suzu/ Ryou Saotome

Voiced by: Izumi Kitta

She really likes little girls

A third year student Harutora meets during his 2nd semester who's often mistaken to be younger than she is, oddly enough she really likes little girls herself.
  • Defector from Decadence: Worked for a year in the now defunct Lingering Spirit Division which turned out to be a nest of Yakou devotees. It's unknown if she knew if this was the case though.
  • Doing Research:Lead Yakou researcher who wrote about Yakou's Raven Coat
  • Lolicon: Played for laughs.
  • Older than They Look: Suzu Saotome was a classmate of both Jin Ohtomo and Kogure about 10 years ago. It is unclear if she is the same person or why does she looks so young.
  • Servile Snarker: To Douman, whom she actually beats when he gets too annoying.
  • Spanner in the Works: A potential one according to Shidou Dairenji.
  • !¡Three Amigos!!: Was this with Jin Ohtomo and Zenjirou Kogure on earlier years.

    Mako Fujino & Ako Kifu 

Mako Fujino & Ako Kifu

Voiced by: Kotono Mitsuishi & (Mako) Voiced by: Aya Hisakawa (Ako)
Dormitory Mothers of the academy and huge BL fanatics. They Harutora, Natsume(as a male) and Touji are in a LoveTriangle due to rumors. Which is further fuelled by a fiasco involving a male shikigami doppelganger of Natsume. It's long story.

    Fujiwara 

Fujiwara

Voiced by: Mitsuo Senda
A Teacher who used to be an independent Exorcist.

    Jun Kitoshita 

Jun Kitoshita

Voiced by: Creator/???
A female 2nd year student who goes a date with Harutora during his first year.

Onmyo Agency

Twelve Divine Generals

Suzuka Dairenji

See Leading Characters above.

    Daizen Amami 

Daizen Amami

Voiced by: Hiroya Ishimaru

A Grandpa With Tricks

A Divine General and Director of the Magical Crime Investigation Bureau.
  • And I Must Scream: After successful routing the Twin Horn Syndicate members within the Onmyo Agency during a mop up operation, he gets betrayed and captured by Genji and Miyachi. He is then tortured by having his throat burned, ligaments and tendons cut and his power sealed so he can't use spells at all. Amami then has death curse placed on upon him which will kill him in 10 days, and the left in a underground cell.
  • The Paralyzer: Just touching Takiko with his fan makes her faint.
  • Red Baron: Known as "Divine Fan".
  • Retirony: Averted at first, but then played straight.

    Reji Kagami 

Reji Kagami

Voiced by: Hiroyuki Yoshino

Jerkass At His Finest

A Divine General who works for Onmyo Agency as a Independent Exorcist. He has a history with Jin Ohtomo and is generally arrogant and unsociable.

    Zenjirou Kogure 

Zenjirou Kogure

Voiced by: Shinya Takahashi

Nice Hero

An easy going guy who happens to be a old classmate and friend of Jin Ohtomo. Works for the Onmyo Agency as an Independent Exorcist and is a Divine General. Has a group of crow-like Tengus called Karasu-Tengu.
  • Adaptation Dye-Job: A blonde in the Light Novels
  • Badass: Defeats Doman (with help) and Mutobe.
  • Katanas Are Just Better: His katana is called the "Second Norimune" and it is a magical tool that part of a set of eight legendary once supposedly guarded by a Great Tengu.
  • Knight Templar: He's a mild example since as long the Onmyo Agency's goal stay toward the greater good of the magic community, he's willing to turn a blind eye to some of it's shady and questionable methods. Even if he doesn't agree with them.
  • Onmyoji: His familars actually manifest as a few things. The tengu are one of them.
    • Cool Bike: The bike he sometimes uses is a familiar as well.
  • Red Baron: Known as the Heavenly Sword.
  • Sword Beam: One of his methods of attack.
  • !¡Three Amigos!!: Was this with Jin Ohtomo and Ryou Saotome in earlier years.
  • What the Hell, Hero?: To Jin more so in the Light Novels, after he decides to let Harutora and co perform Taizan Fukun Ritual.

    Iwao Miyachi 

Iwao Miyachi

Voiced by: Unshō Ishizuka

Blinding Loyalty

A Divine General and commander of the Exorcism Department Purification Rite Control Room.
  • Badass: Called the strongest of the Twelve Generals
  • Cruel Mercy: To Daizen Amami, through it did was on good intentions of his side.
  • The Dreaded: To an extent, but no one wants to fight with him for obvious reasons.
  • The Dragon: To Genji Kurahashi.
  • Evil Former Friend: Not necessarily evil, but he was a friend to the Tsuchimikado family times ago. That doesnt stop him for burning their house down when they refuse to give him the Raven Coat.
  • Improbable Weapon User: Multiple vajras
  • Noble Demon: Follows the Big Bad orders, but he is damn polite and its clear he doesnt really want to do much of what he´s ordered. He also changes Genji's curse that was supposed to kill Amami to freeze him instead in order to save his life.
  • Red Baron: Known as "Flame Devil/Fire Demon".
  • Undying Loyalty: To Genji Kurahashi
  • Unskilled, but Strong: An interesting case. It's not that he is really unskilled, but his magical training pretty much consisted on leveling up his basic fire skills to divine level instead of applying in multiples areas like the others. This makes him, however, the strongest shaman of his time, not counting the likes of Yakou and Douman.

    Tougo Miyoshi 

Tougo Miyoshi

Voiced by: Hiroshi Tsuchida

A Divine General and Special Clairvoyance Officer. Also section chief of the Intelligence Division Clairvoyance Office

    Mari Yuge 

Mari Yuge

Voiced by: Marina Inoue

The Barrier Maiden

A Divine General and an Independent Exorcist for the Onmyo Agency.

    Genji Kurahashi 

Genji Kurahashi

Voiced by: Jurota Kosugi

The Leader

The current head of the Kurahashi clan; father of Kyoko and son of Miyo. He is a Divine General and is the head of both the Exorcism Bureau and the Onmyo Agency.
  • Badass: It has to be one since he´s the one who put the power limiter on Kagami.
  • He Knows Too Much: His reason to apparently disposing of Amami.
  • The Leader: He is the higest authory of Onmyo Agency and leader of the Divine Generals.
  • Running Both Sides: He is technically a Yakou fanatic, but one of the more "agreeable" ones.
  • The Mentor: Has a disciple in the Light Novels, who eventually becomes a Divine General
  • The Plan: He used the Twin Horn Syndicate by directing Takiko Souma, Shidou Dairenji and Chihiro Mutobe to manipulate the Twin Horn Syndicate into causing spiritual disasters and then allowed Takiko to purge the syndicate of fanatics en mass. This increased the public’s reliance on the agency, prompted the government to increase the agency’s resources and elevate the Onmyo Agency's status to a major ministry of Japanese government up from mere bureau. Ultimately, the plan expands his own authority by increasing influence of onmyoji and magic in Japan and creates a power base for the reincarnated Yakou Tsuchimikado to achieve his desires with Genji Kurahashi’s support.
  • Red Baron: Known as "Heaven Holder/Bearer".
  • Visionary Villain: He plans to restore Yakou Tsuchimikado to increase the the status of magicians in Japan.

    Hayato Yamashiro 

Hayato Yamashiro

Voiced by: Creator/???
Newly appointed Divine General introduced 2nd half of novels. Through still a rookie among his colleagues Hayato is Genji's personal disciple. He is also Natsume's senior by two years and fought her in volume 10 inside the Seihuku Temple.

Twin Horn Syndicate

    Takiko Souma 

Takiko Souma

The Real Devotee
Voiced by: Hisako Kanemoto

A mysterious girl who calls herself a true Yakou devotee. She is actually the last direct densecented of the Souma Clan's main branch who where once one of the 3 most prominent Onmyouji families prior and during WWII. The supported Yakou and the Onmyo Bureau (the Omnyo Agency's former name in that era) in the war through their control of the military, and shared his ideals. After Japan had lost the war, the Soumas had, but completely vanished from the public and the magic community as whole. Takiko claims she has stepped up to finally realize both her clan's and Yakou's greatest desire. To that end, she has also entered a secret pact with Genji Kurashashi in ordered to manipulate and purge the other factions of the Twin Horn Syndicate who have strayed form the organization's original purpose.
  • Affably Evil —> Anti-Hero: Very calm and acts like a nice guy even when killing the other Yakou devotees.
  • Cover Blowing Super Power: Using the Imperial Pallbearers reveals her to be more just a mere underling in Twin Horn to Amami.
  • Fiery Redhead: Not exactly fiery, but lets her emotions overcome her many times.
  • I Just Want to Have Friends: Her Fatal Flaw. She had a troubled time while growing up, and this put her in a bad position. The problem is that she only wants to be friends with Yakou (for some strange reason), but gets seen as a fanatic to everyone she meets. She's also a nice girl, and her shikigami respect that, but she's too easily convinced when being ordered around.
  • Last Of Her Kind: The last heir of the Souma clan.
  • Master of Disguise: She was even able to fool Amami in their fight.
  • Multicolored Hair: When posing as Hirata Atsune.
  • Out-Gambitted: Amami realized that there was indeed something wrong in the fight with Hiraya. He only didn't expect the person to be a girl in disguise.
  • Miko: Implied that she grew up as one, which has led to her life being rather sheltered.
  • Replacement Goldfish: For Jin Ohtomo as the investigator of the Twin Horn Syndicate. Too bad she is a mole.
  • Spanner in the Works: Kinda. It was her fault Amami discovered the truth about the Twin Horn Syndicate.
  • Summon Magic: Capable of summoning powerful shikigamis who can give a Divine General quite the trouble.
  • Underestimating Badassery: Faces Amami and even believes to have defeated him. She´s wrong.
  • Unwitting Instigator of Doom: Her impulsive personality makes her be this many times. First, she gets Daizen Amami killed by trying to brainwash him into an ally, and then Natsume by forcing the Raven Coat on a sealed Harutora.
  • Walking Spoiler: While this part is brief, her initial appearance as Atsune makes it impossible to not mention her after she blows her cover as him.
  • Well-Intentioned Extremist: Believes that she is working towards Yakou Tsuchimikado's goals.

    Shidou Dairenji 

Shidou Dairenji

Evil is Suave
Voiced by: Takahiro Sakurai

Suzuka's father and a former Divine General who previously led the Yakou fanatics before his death. He was once the Chief of the now defunct Lingering Spirit Division in the Imperial Household Agency. His is also the uncle of Takiko Souma and a branch member of the Souma Clan. Shidou Dairenji used to bear the family name “Souma”.
  • Abusive Parents: To both Suzuka and her brother. He experimented on both heavily, causing his son’s death and modified Suzuka into a vessel for divine summoning.
  • Absurdly Youthful Father: Justified in that he was revived as that.
  • Bishōnen: Lampshaded by Genji Kurahashi and justified in that he was revived as way to suit Takiko Souma.
  • Demoted to Dragon: Once the leader of the Twin Horns Syndicate, but now Takiko Souma´s familiar. However he still holds sway with Genji Kurahashi.
  • Doing Research: The former Imperial Household Agency Spirit Division studied the nature of souls and the spirits.
  • Kung-Fu Wizard: Knows boxing techniques.
  • Mad Scientist: One reason he committed spiritual terrorism with himself as the catalyst was create the first ever phase 5 spiritual disaster and test if a god can be summoned to the mortal plane.
  • One-Winged Angel: Had the same abilities as Touji
  • Red Baron: Called "The Professor"

    Chihiro Mutobe 

Chihiro Mutobe

Voiced by: Junichi Suwabe

Evil is Cool

Suzuka father´s old right hand man, also a Yakou devotee.
  • Badass: Tosses Hokuto around like nothing and completely curbstomps the main gang without much effort.
  • Familiar: Gets revived as Takiko's Shikigami
  • Invisibility: Just like Kon.
  • Nonchalant Dodge: To Hokuto. He dodges it, dissappearing and appearing again with his head facing the ground, always with a bored expression.
  • Person of Mass Destruction: Uses magic to wreak havoc across the city with phase 3-4 spiritual disasters before going down.

Tsuchimikado Clan

    Yakou Tsuchimikado 

Yakou Tsuchimikado

Voiced by: Ryōtarō Okiayu

The Omnyo Messiah

The legendary omnyoji descendant of Abe No Seimei who disappeared after causing spirituals disasters in Tokyo after a failed ritual. He's known as the father modern Onmyoudo and called the King of the North Star by his most devoted followers.
  • The Dark Arts: Created and complied the Imperial-style Onmyodo, most of which is banned.
  • Founder of Magic: Developed Imperial-style Onmyodo from which modern Onmyodo is derived and also founded Onmyo Preparatory School
  • Iconic Outfit: The Raven Coat too.
  • Infamous Ancestor: His failure led to the downfall of the Tsuchimikado clan.
  • The Leader: Became the first Head/Chief of Onmyo Agency after it was rebuilt and reestablished from the old Onmyo Bureau by the Japanese Imperial Army.
  • Praetorian Guard: Hishamaru and Kakugyouki. Out of his many skikigami servants, these two are always by his side protecting him.
  • Shogi: Likes playing Shogi but sucks at it.

    Yasuzumi Tsuchimikado 

Yasuzumi Tsuchimikado

Voiced by: Show Hayami
Natsume's father and the current head of the clan. He is a powerful astrologer that can even read the stars of shikigami which is consider normally impossible. He also taught Natsume many arcane spells.
  • Astrologer: He can even read the stars of shikigami which is consider normally impossible.
  • Blessed with Suck: His prophetic ability made him miserable due to the knowledge of the future.

    Takahiro Tsuchimikado 

Takahiro Tsuchimikado

Voiced by: Tomoyuki Shimura
Harutora's father who works as countryside doctor. Used to work for the Onmyo Agnecy as a First-class Magic Investigator under Amami.
  • Retired Badass: Back in the day, he was a First-class Magic Investigator
  • Combat Medic: Basically how he first met and saved Touji from his demonization this way.

    Chizuru Tsuchimikado 

Chizuru Tsuchimikado

Voiced by: Akeno Watanabe
Harutora's mother, who also once worked at the Onmyo Agency, but as an Exorcism Officer in Akibara Branch and was one of their top members. She is quite well known for her "go getter" personality and highly destructive lightning magic.

Seihuku Temple

    Jougen 

Jougen

Voiced by: Creator/???
The head monk of the Temple that Natsume than later Harutora visits. He leads an conservative reformist faction of traditional who Onmyouji who suffered under the more draconian policies and near tyrannical laws of the Onmyo Agency. When Harutora arrives he attempts bring him over to their side, but the negotiations go sour and resorts to force coercion him instead. Needlessly to say, it does not end well.

    Senokina 

Senokina

Voiced by: Creator/???
An old good friend of Harutora when he was known as Yakou 60 years ago. He is safekeeping an artifact, a mythological fruit called the "Tojiki" that Yakou left with him long ago that had powers relating to life and death. Sen was also Yakou shogi partner who later had never been able to beat.

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    Douman Ashiya 

Douman "D" Ashiya

Voiced by: Nobuo Tobita

Old And Strong

Legendary Onmyouji who was once Abe no Semei's ancient rival during the Heian period. He also acquainted with Yakou Tsuchimikado and Kakgyouki.
  • Always Second Best: Spent his entire life trying best Abe no Seimei at anything involving sorcery.
  • Badass Army: Can summon an army of fake Tsuchigumos. Just to remember, Suzuka could only control one.
    • In the LN version he summons and controls an army of hundreds of shikigami including several powerful Phase 3-4 spiritual disasters and his own personal Defense Shikigami. Not to mention he's attacking simultaneously two places too.
  • Blood Knight/For the Evulz: Unlike most of the rivals here, he's purely having a fun time because he wanted to and has seen a lot.
  • Physical God: He is a possible theorized Phase 5 Spiritual Disaster called an "Ara Mitama" note , but he has been able keep his human ego by suppressed his consciousness at Phase 3 by utilizing human corpses as vessels.
  • Really 700 Years Old: Since he's the real life historical Douman Ashiya he'd actually be around 1000 years old!
  • Rasputinian Death: Beaten by Jin Ohtomo, partially exorcised by a large ritual, thrown off a building into a car, struck by a Sword Beam from Zenjirou Kogure and is caught in an explosion from a bomb planted by Hirata/Takiko Souma. Subverted twice in that he survives due to his undead state.
  • The Rival: To Abe No Seimei from ancient times.
  • Sunglasses at Night: Often wears sunglasses even at night.
  • Wild Card: In reality he's ultimately on nobody's side, but his own as the only thing he really cares about anymore is sorcery.
  • Worthy Opponent: To Jin Ohtomo after his defeat.
  • Youkai: He ceased being human eons ago due to his obsession with magic and became a mobile disasternote  classified as a Type-Ogre.

    Kon 

Kon/Hishamaru

Voiced by: Aki Toyosaki

The Loyal Servant

A "spirit fox" with the appearance of a young girl, who has served Harutora's family as a shikigami for generations. She is loyal and eager to please, occasionally too much so. Her real name is Hishamaru, one of the two servants of Yakou.
  • Meaningful Name: Hishamaru means "Rook Circle" or alternatively "Precious Knight".
  • Token Mini-Moe: Being a spirit fox, she looks and acts like a child in every single way.

    Kakugyouki 

Kakugyouki

Voiced by: Hiroki Yasumoto
The Wandering Servant

One of the two of Yakou's most powerful and distinguished familiars from WW2. His fromer identity is that of infamous and legendary mythological Ogre from the Heian era known as Ibaraki Doji.

    Hokuto 

Hokuto

Voiced by: Hisako Kanemoto
Harutora's friend from another school, who's been hinting at a crush on him. Thinks Harutora should try seriously to become an onmyoji.
  • Bokukko: Uses "boku" when referring to herself, adding to her tomboyish personality.
  • Disappears into Light: Since she is a shikigami/familiar, Hokuto's physical body vanishes into specks of light, with only the base paper remaining.
  • Familiar: Is actually a shikigami, one directly controlled by Natsume.
  • Flower Motifs: Sunflowers. When Natsume asks Harutora out again, the camera focuses in on sunflowers as well.
  • The Lost Lenore: Her death is what causes Harutora to become an Onmyouji so he can find the original owner, which is Natsume.
  • Killed Off for Real: She is pierced by one of Suzuka's familiar near the beginning of the series.
  • One Name Only: She was named by Natsume, and it was likely "Hokuto" (her dragon) was the only one that came to mind.
  • Taking the Bullet: Saves Harutora from certain death by stepping in front of Suzuka's Tsuchigumo, which impales her.
  • Tomboy with a Girly Streak: She has short hair and acts like a spoiled kid most of the time, but she took some effort to try and make Harutora say she's cute during a festival.

    Shaver 

Shaver

Voiced by: Takuma Terashima
Reiji Kagami´s psychotic shikigami. He's identity is actually that of a legendary sword called "Higekiri' (translated as "Razor" in English) which has taken the form of spirit being. Though not named directly he was sword used in the Heian era story Watanabe no Tsuna where one of most famous myths involved a battle with Ibaraki Doji, to which the later had his arm cut off.
  • Anthropomorphic Personification: The person here is actually a manifestation of the blade, which might be a reference to the memory of the blade's previous owner.
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