Kalim is Silva's friend who oversees the Shaman King tournament. He's of the patch tribe.
Kalim means potassium. Not much is known about his origin. Besides that, he and Silva are close friends.
Kalim, who is created by Hiroyuki Takei, has no information regarding any inspiration used to create him. His Japanese voice actor is Kazuhiro Nakata, and his English voice actor is Johnathan Todd Ross. He first appears in Shaman King volume 4 and episode 14.
His spirit is a bull named Black Sickle.