Here be the characters of Flesh+Blood
Applies to Teknomen in general:
Applies to the Radam as a whole:
- BrainComputer Interface
- Casual Interstellar Travel
- Hegemonic Empire
- Involuntary Battle to the Death
- Living Ship
[[folder: Canon Characters]]Tekkaman Blade - and at times in contrast - these also apply to Slade:
- Force and Finesse: The "force" part of the equation.
- It's Not You, It's My Enemies: Why he was so reluctant to start opening up to Star.
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Red to Saber's Blue.
- Jacob and Esau: With Cain / Saber.
Shinya Aiba/Cain Carter/Tekkaman Evil/Tekkaman Varis/Teknoman Saber
In stark contrast to the character portrayed in Tekkaman Blade, Saber escapes from the Radam alongside his twin brother, giving the Space Knights two Teknomen on their side.
- Affectionate Nickname: "Nessie" for Slade; Ta-kun for Takaya.
- Beware the Quiet Ones: Usually very even-tempered; most dangerous when smiling.
- Beware the Silly Ones: Saber will tell jokes, indulge in puns, amuse himself with teasing his friends and teammates, and will kick the ass of anyone who threatens the people he cares about.
- Dissonant Serenity: When particularly angry.
- Drama-Preserving Handicap: Gets his teknocrystal cracked, ending up with only 25 minutes before he will lose hold of his transformed state and pass out.
- Force and Finesse: The "finesse" part of the equation.
- Gallows Humor: Often, used as a coping mechanism and as a way of mocking those he isn't fond of.
- Groin Attack: Uses one on Balzac a couple times.
- Jacob and Esau With Ness / Slade.
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: The Blue to Slade's Red.
- Warrior Therapist: Slade is his most frequent patient.
Kengo Aiba/Conrad Carter/Tekkaman Spear/Teknoman Spear"I'm so sorry that it came to this between us, Ness. Still, I know that someday, you'll come to understand my reasons."
Eldest son of the Carter family in Tekkaman Blade, he takes Saber's original role in the fanfic.
- Apologetic Attacker: To both Slade and Saber during their first and second meetings.
- Dissonant Serenity: Always seems calm when attacking.
- Family Honor: One of many reasons Spear fights as hard as he does.
- Family Values Villain: Only for his brothers.
- For Your Own Good: His go-to argument when confronting Saber and Slade.
- Knight Templar: Has his reasons, but still comes off as one.
- Knight Templar Big Brother
- Noble Demon
- Noble Top Enforcer: To Darkon/Omega.
- Real Men Cook: Mentioned to enjoy the hobby, though doesn't indulge "on-screen" for obvious reasons.
- Straight Edge Evil
- Thicker Than Water: What he'd like to believe.
[[folder: Original Characters]]
Teknoman Darkon/Tekkaman Omega/General Dakonith/General Umekon/Raukko Kaura
Far different than his counterpart in Tekkaman Blade, Darkon is in fact a member of one of the species' the Radam subjugated before they came to Earth.
- Humanoid Aliens: His species, Nandorians, are built roughly the same as humans.
Teknoman Rapier/Tekkaman Wraith/Sam Carter/Sasuke Aiba
The youngest child of the family, he was only fourteen when the Radam enslaved him.
- Creepy Child: It comes with the territory.
- Kid Sidekick
- Kung-Fu Kid: He was trained by Teknoman Axe, alongside his brothers.
- Just a Kid: Often uses this to his advantage when out of his armor.
- Pint-Sized Powerhouse: What those who take his act at face value soon learn.
- The Apprentice: To Grant Goddard / Axe.
- The Baby of the Bunch: Both the youngest of the Radam's surviving Teknomen, and the youngest Carter sibling.
- Used to Be a Sweet Kid
Teknoman Axe/Tekkaman Axe/Grant Goddard
In addition to the tropes that applied to him in canon, Axe also takes on a few new roles.