Neon Genesis Evangelion Characters

Neon Genesis Evangelion is an anime series in the Neon Genesis Evangelion franchise
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Adam

One of the seeds of life, Adam is the first angel and progenitor of the third throught seventeenth angels. Also the genetic basis for the Evangelions

Arael

The fifteenth angel, it stayed in space and psychologically attacks Asuka.

Armisael

The sixteenth angel, it has a double-helical form.

Asuka Langley Soryu

Asuka Langley Soryu is the Second Child and pilot of EVA Unit-02. She's a child-prodigy who was raised from a young age to be an Eva pilot.

Bardiel

The thirteenth angel, it infects and takes control of Eva Unit 03.

Eva Unit 00

The first prototype Evangelion unit created by Japan. It current pilot is Rei Ayanami.

Eva Unit 01

One of the test types EVAs created from Lilith by Yui Ikari.

Eva Unit 02

A Eva unit created by Kyoko Zeppelin Soryu. It is piloted by her daughter Asuka.

Eva Unit 03

Eva Unit 03 is one of the EVA units that was transferred to Japan. It was infected and gained control by the thirteenth angel Bardiel.

Gaghiel

Gaghiel is the sixth angel and the only aquatic one. He attacks the UN naval fleet in episode 8 of the series.

Gendo Ikari

The Manipulative Commander of NERV

Hikari Horaki

Hikari Horaki is the class president of Shinji's class in New Tokyo-3 and best friend of Asuka Langley Soryu.

Ireul

A virus-like angel. It attacks by infecting Nerv's HQ.

Israfel

The seventh angel, he has the ability to divide itself into two identical copies

Jet Alone

Robot created by Shiro Tokita

Kaworu Nagisa

Kaworu is the fifth children and the seventeenth Angel, Tabris.

Keel Lorenz

The leader of the Seele organization and head of the Human Instrumentality Comittee

Kensuke Aida

Kensuke Aida is a classmate of Shinji Ikari that always has a camera and loves to film everything. He desperately wanted to be an Eva pilot.

Kohzou Fuyutsuki

Leliel

The twelfth angel, it absorbs Shinji into itself

Lilith

One of the seeds of life, Lilith is the second Angel and the progenitor of humans.

Makoto Hyuga

Matarael

A spider-like angel, it attacks Tokyo 3 in the middle of a power blackout

Maya Ibuki

Maya is a computer technician who works in Nerv's HQ.

Misato Katsuragi

Misato Katsuragi is the chief tactical officer at NERV's Japan Branch in Tokyo-3, and Shinji Ikari's self-appointed guardian. She's the only survivor of the Second Impact. She aims to defeat the Angels and save humanity.

Naoko Akagi

Ritsuko's mother and creator of the MAGI computer system. She was in love with Gendo but discovered she was being used by him. She died after killing Rei 1 but her cause of death was never revealed.

PenPen

Pen-Pen is a warm region penguin and pet of Misato Katsuragi.

Ramiel

Ramiel is the fifth and one of the most powerful angels.

Rei Ayanami

Rei Ayanami is the enigmatic first child and the pilot of Eva Unit 00. She also shares a small relationship with Shinji

Ritsuko Akagi

Ritsuko is the lead scientist of NERV. A fake blond, and college friend of Misato Katsuragi and Kaji. She followed the path of her mother. In both science and lovers.

Ryouji Kaji

Though a triple agent who works for Seele, Nerv, and the Japanese Ministry of the Interior, Kaji states that his real mission is to find the truth. In college, he had an intimate relationship with Misato and is still quite a ladies' man. Asuka is deeply infatuated with him.

Sachiel

Sachiel is the third Angel and the first one to attack Tokyo 3 in Neon Genesis Evangelion

Sahaquiel

The tenth angel, it drops itself onto Tokyo 3 in a massive kamikaze attack in an attempt to destroy it.

Sandalphon

The 8th angel, found in an embryonic state in a volcano. It emerged earlier than expected and attacked Eva unit 02.

Shamshel

The fourth angel and the second to attack Tokyo 3 a mere three weeks after Sachiel's attack

Shigeru Aoba

Shigeru Aoba is a member of the staff of the NERV center.

Shinji Ikari

The protagonist of Neon Genesis Evangelion. Pilot of Eva Unit-01. Has a distance personalty and is unable to express his true feelings around his fellow peers. He only accepts orders to prevent from being alienated. The son of NERV commander Gendo Ikari and late mother Yui Ikari.

Shiro Tokita

Robot Creator for Nippon Heavy Industry Solidarity.Creator of the failed Jet Alone.

Touji Suzuhara

Touji Suzuhara is a classmate of Shinji Ikari that hated him at first for being an Eva Pilot. He was then selected as the pilot of Eva Unit-03.

Yui Ikari

Shinji Ikari's late mother and the wife of Gendo Ikari. Yui died in 2004 as a result of her Contact Experiment with Eva-01, but lives as a soul within the Eva as eternal proof of humanity's existence.

Zeruel

The Fourteenth Angel and the most powerful in the series. In Evangelion 2.0 Zeruel is designated as the 10th Angel.

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