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     Trinity Siblings 
  • Abusive Parents: The siblings were betrayed by their genetic father (Ribbons) after he was done using them.
  • Anti-Villain: Not portrayed as such in the show itself, where we just see them as sociopathic killers, but out-of-show materials revealing that they were created to be killed after serving their purpose places them as this trope.
  • Artificial Human: Confirmed in a manga derivative when the siblings are mentioned as being created by Ribbons Allmark. They don't seem to quite be full Innovades, but Nena shows some signs when she manages to get into Veda the same way Tiera does.
  • Badass Family: They are siblings and Gundam Meisters.
  • Beauty, Brains and Brawn: Johann is Brains, Nena is Beauty, and Michael is Brawn.
  • Cool Spaceship: The Trinity mothership.
  • Didn't See That Coming: The world governments, Celestial Being, and even The Omniscient Council of Vagueness that oversee the latter never saw the Trinity's existance coming, since additional Gundams should not have been possible per the Ancient Conspiracy.
  • Dramatically Missing the Point: They claim they're in the same business as Celestial Being in trying to stop war. However, unlike the main meinsters who try to avoid needless bloodshed and only get involved in conflicts in the process or could pose a threat to the world, they target completely unrelated facilities and kill innocents without a second thought (in one infamous case, a completely unarmed wedding because one of them was frazzled from doing back to back interventions and need "stress relief") which fly in the face of everything that Celestial Being stands for. This is deliberate as Ribbons made them this way to discredit CB and turn the world against them.
  • Even Evil Has Loved Ones: The siblings genuinely love each other.
  • Half-Human Hybrid: The novelizations indicate that the siblings have Innovator DNA. And Ribbons could technically be considered their father.
  • It Runs in the Family: All three siblings were test tube babies raised in labs and born only to be Tyke-Bomb Gundam pilots.
  • Knight of Cerebus: Their actions result in the the show getting darker to the point where the Big Bad wins at the end of the season.
  • Lack of Empathy: While Johann doesn't get off on bloodshed like his siblings, he doesn't give a damn about innocent lives either.
  • Light Is Not Good: "Trinity" is a reference to the relationship between the Christian God, Jesus, and the Holy ghost, Michael is the name of an angel, and a Throne is a type of angel, but the Trinity siblings gleefully engage in massacres.
  • Tragic Villain: They're psychotic because they were raised in a lab to be so, and their whole existence is meant to bring down Celestial Being's public image and be discarded once they had done so.
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    Johann Trinity 
https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Johann_Trinity_2700.jpg
Main mecha: GNW-001 Gundam Throne Eins

The oldest member of the Trinity siblings and the leader of the Gundam Throne Meisters. He is the pilot of the Gundam Throne Eins.

Voiced by Katsuyuki Konishi (Japanese) and Michael Daingerfield (English)

  • Aloof Big Brother: In contrast to Michael's homicidal protective tendencies towards Nena, Johan barely reacts when Setsuna punches her.
  • Ambiguously Brown: Rather strange considering the very white skin tones of his siblings.
  • BFG: The Throne Eins' has a big particle cannon.
  • Cold Sniper: The Throne Eins specializes in long range attacks. Johann comes off as sort of an evil version of Lockon, really.
  • Dark Is Evil: He pilots The Throne Eins Gundam, which has a dark color scheme.
  • Death Is Dramatic: Dies dramtically lamenting how he was killed just for serving the purpose he was created for. Ali even lampshaded this.
  • Mr. Fanservice: The girls seems to love his shorts.
  • Oh, Crap!: Loses his cool when Ali steal the Throne Zwei.
  • Only Sane Man: His siblings are prone to angry outbursts. While Johann is very ruthless, he does serve as the voice of reason for the trio.
  • Pragmatic Villainy: Objects to any Kick the Dog moments that aren't part of the mission.
  • Promotion to Parent: Since they were lab-created, the siblings don't have any parental figures. As the most mature, Johan is basically their shephard.

    Michael Trinity 
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Main mecha: GNW-002 Gundam Throne Zwei

The middle child of the Trinity siblings and the pilot of Gundam Throne Zwei. Micheal is the most violent of the Trinity's. He's eager to start a fight, constantly rude, and unapologetic in hurting people. While he is very prone to extreme violence, he also show strong loyalty to his brother and jealous with murderous intent whenever Nena likes any men.

Voiced by Daisuke Namikawa (Japanese) and Ted Cole (English)

  • Jerkass: Overall the most unpleasant member of the three siblings.
  • Knight Templar Big Brother: He completely flips out when Setsuna hits Nena and would have stuck him with a knife had Lockon and Johan not intervened.

    Nena Trinity 
https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Nena_Trinity_9914.png
Main mecha: GNW-003 Gundam Throne Drei

The youngest of the Trinity siblings and pilot of Gundam Throne Drei. Nena is first introduced as a cutesy character and has a tendency to make V signs. She saves Setsuna's life and later kisses him, but he violently pushes her away. You get to see shades of her unstable side when she threatens Setsuna not to make her mad shortly after.

Voiced by Rie Kugimiya (Japanese) and Nicole Bouma (English)

  • Ax-Crazy: Yeah, bombing a wedding reception and killing nearly all the guests because of boredom no less isn't exactly a sign of good mental health.
  • Bait the Dog: Comes off as a silly comic relief character compared to her more serious siblings, up until she bombs a wedding and orphans Louise out of boredom.
  • Bare Your Midriff: In the first season.
  • Best Served Cold: After killing Wang, she swallowed her pride and decided to side with the Innovators in order to survive so she could have her revenge when they least expected it. She never gets her shot at revenge, as Ribbons decides to let Louise kill her as a gift.
  • Blood from the Mouth: Happens when Louise cuts her in half/impales her with her Regnant's claw.
  • Broken Bird: Season 2. Albeit of the "psychotic, violent, unstable" variety.
  • But for Me, It Was Tuesday: Her sole interaction with Louise, aside from the two trading Moral Myopias, is Louise telling her that she killed her family and her basically replying "Wait, when and where did this happen!?" Obviously, Nena never really thought back on that incident after it happened.
  • Cute Bruiser: Is one of the prettiest girls in the cast and pilots a huge Gundam.
  • Demoted to Extra: Gets far less screentime in Season Two.
  • The Dog Bites Back: Wang Liu Mei treats her with open disdain and uses her as a servant. Nena pays her back by killing her.
  • Even Evil Has Loved Ones: She couldn't give a damn about the suffering of anyone else, but she deeply loves her brothers and is absolutely devastated when Ali Al-Saachez kills them.
  • Evil Laugh: Has a rather creepy childish giggle.
  • Evil Redhead: Not 100% evil as she is childish, Raised In Labs and not knowing what the outside world is like.
  • Faux Action Girl: She certainly can't harm those who actually fight back; her only victims are either helpless or stationary things. Then again, when her mech is designed for stealth, support and information gathering, not attack power.
  • Fille Fatale: She's around 16, and comes on to Setsuna pretty strongly when they meet.
  • Genki Girl: An evil one.
  • Moral Myopia: She hates Ali and everyone associated with him for killing her brothers, yet seeing nothing wrong with (and even enjoying) killing an entire family of unarmed people simply because she didn't like the idea of other people having a good time when she wasn't. Ironically, Louise aka the Sole Survivor of said family calls her out on her Moral Myopia during their battle, while Nena calls Louise on her's, and neither of them register what the other is saying because of their Moral Myopias.
  • Nice Job Breaking It, Hero!: "Hero" is stretching it, but it's thanks to that wanton attack on the wedding that the rest of the world really started to buckle down on taking down Celestial Being just as Ribbons wanted. Which in turn lead to the deaths of her siblings once this was achieved and the rest of the world's military gaining the GN Drives when Alejandro takes Johann's Gundam. If that wasn't bad enough, said survivor of the wedding, Louise, ends up funding the A-Laws which end up making their world worse. So yeah nice one, Nena.
  • Ninja Maid: She serves as Wang's assistant in Season Two and remains a skilled pilot.
  • Oh, Crap!: She had one, when Louise is about to impale her/cut her in half.
  • Plucky Girl: The kid will not give up EVER. Even when she's dying.
  • Psychopathic Womanchild: As a result of being Raised In Labs as a Tyke-Bomb. Side materials also imply that Nena spent a good part of her brief life in stasis, and was only woken up seven years before the series take off. If it's confirmed, then it explains a lot about her childish behavior and lack of morality. Kids Are Cruel and all.
  • "The Reason You Suck" Speech: Delivers it as she kills Wang.
  • Revenge: Really thrives for this in the second season.
  • Sensual Spandex: First Season outfit.
  • So Last Season: While everyone is upgrading their mechas, she still keeps her old fashioned Throne Drei and thinks it'll be good enough to defeat Ali and his Arche Gundam. Louise proves her wrong. However, that there was no way she could have gotten another MS in her situation.
  • V-Sign: She is prone of doing this almost all the time when she's in a good mood. She stops doing it for awhile after Ali killed her brothers, but in the second season, she did it again after screwing Wang's plan in a form of Take That!.
  • Woman in White: In the first season.
  • Yandere: Other than that brief lapse, she always fawned over Setsuna until he "dumped" her after the battle of Memento Mori.


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