Iku (イク, Iku) is a supporting character in Suikoden III. Iku is a kind-hearted Mantor trainer torn between her love for Franz and her village's traditions.
Iku's profile“ She cares for the giant insects in Le Buque. She is Franz's friend from years earlier. Iku scolds Franz, who does not get along with people easily. ”
Iku is a young, friendly girl, in training to be a nurse, whose duty it was to take care of the Mantors in the village of Le Buque. She was the childhood friend and later the love of Franz. Although she did not entirely agree with his beliefs over the future of Le Buque, she nonetheless believed in his reasons.
She would join the Fire Bringer along with Franz after the people of Le Buque were rescued from Mt. Senai. There, she would take care of the Mantors at Budehuc Castle.
Following the War of the Champions, Iku would continue to take her relationship with Franz, while simultaneously deciding to live with him.
- Gensosuikoden Kiwami Encyclopedia, page 281