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following is a very small and brief list of key
characters in the "Partner" series. Please note
that most details on the characters are sketchy and what
little info is shown comes from my own translations and
could be incorrect. For this reason, not all characters
are listed, and NEW characters will not be added as
introduced unless they are central elements to the plot.
Please refer to the chapter summaries for more
O u s a w a N a e
17 years old, second-year highschool student. Member of the Kendo club, at which she excels. The 'tomboy' of the twins, Nae has always kept her hair in a shorter, more casual hairstyle than her sister. Has
a few apparent issues of inferiority in comparison to her sister.
Takeshi has obvious feelings for Nae and they are apparently
regarded as a canon couple, however Nae secretly harbors feelings
for his brother, Ken.
O u s a w a M o e
17 years old, second-year highschool student. The softer-spoken, more feminine of the twins, seemingly the more respected as well,
a very smart and eloquent girl. Quite enamored with Ken, who
likes her also and the two are a picture-perfect couple. Moe
loves her sister, but is quite upset when she finds out about
Nae's feelings for Ken.
S o e d a K e n
17 years old, second-year highschool student. A polite,
intelligent, and fair-haired handsome boy. Gets emotional easily,
and is very fond of Moe. The older of the Soeda boys and somewhat
protective of Takeshi. Ken drives a motorcycle/motorbike.
S o e d a T a k e s h i
17 years old, second-year highschool student. A more fun-loving, casual guy than Ken, with a humorous personality and darker hair.
Very fond of Nae, and of teasing her. Like the elder Ken, drives
T o u j o K o u s h i n
This young man is the mysterious, quiet, and disturbingly introspective overseer of the entire Living-Stuffed-People project, he's the God of the LSP 'family', the creator of their
after-death existance and structure. Despite his involvement in
the nightmare Nae and company must now go through, he apparently
has sympathy for the teens.
L.S.P "F a m i l y"
current complete experimental 'family' of the first Living
Stuffed People. Each LSP is distinguished by a 'type' number,
which is given in the order they were created. Left to right are
Seita, the young boy and LSP Type 01(the first LSP), Carrie, a
young woman and LSP Type 02, Toshiaki, a young man and LSP Type
03, and finally Moe, LSP Type 04. Koushin is always more than
happy to entertain thoughts of adding members to his little
'family' and quickly sets his sights on Nae, as well as the Soeda