Seed

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Seed
シード
Seed (Suikoden II).png
Illustration Yashioka Sho
Gender Male
Race Human
Age 26 (Suikoden II)
Birth Year SY 435
From Highland Kingdom
Appearances

Seed (シード, Shīdo) is a supporting antagonist in Suikoden II who also appears in Gensosuikogaiden Volume 1. He is a general of the Highland Army who shifted his loyalties from Luca Blight to Jowy Atreides during the Dunan Unification War.

Biography

Seed
“It wouldn't be pleasant to be left standing on scorched earth after the war's over, would it?”

Seed was an impulsive officer of the Highland Army. He had a strong preference for action over strategizing which occasionally lent him to make hasty decisions. He always fought with his sword at the forefront of battle, befitting his personality. Although his hot-headed nature contrasted strongly with that of Culgan, they nonetheless had a strong bond, brought about by their patriotism for the Highland Kingdom.

During the Dunan Unification War, he came to feel that Luca Blight's continued presence would bring catastrophe to the Highland and pledged his sword to Jowy Atreides in order to protect Highland. However, although Jowy would overthrow Luca, in the end Highland would fall and Seed perished alongside Culgan in L'Renouille Palace attempting to fight off the New State Army. As he died, he held onto his joy in serving his country.

References

  1. Gensosuikoden Encyclopaedia (ISBN 4-575-16297-3), page 123