Zenzi 'Ember' Akai-Huno Reference Sheet Picture

Name: Zen-Zinan "Zenzi Ember" Akai-Huno
Age: 17
Gender: Male

A brave, humble and kind young man who generally displays a light-hearted, talkative, easy-going, witty and cheeky manner, but repeatedly demonstrates a vengeful and unforgiving streak as well. His strong personal sense of justice makes him quick to anger when he feels it is violated, this is coupled, however, with an intense sense of regret of the deaths of both his friends and enemies. He also has a tendency to babble, mixing apparent nonsense with vital information, sometimes acting erratically to put his enemies off-guard. He is prone to making comments that to outsiders seem obtuse or rude, sometimes to his own embarrassment.

Weapon of Choice: HECS-117 "Hapre"
Dust: Red/Explosive/Fire
Fighting Style: Flow Motion

Zenzi is the second member of the new Team JETT, and also serves as the team's mechanic, working on the vehicle and weaponry alongside with the team's leader, Jett. While having no real name or surname that starts with "E", Zenzi decided to use his nickname Jett kept calling him due to his explosive bullets made of red dust and lead bullet shells. He is the wielder and creator of the Harpe, or the HECS-117, a multi-functional sword that has for modes, claymore (H-Mode), gunblade (E-Mode), regular sword (C-Mode), and fire sword (S-Mode), each serving their purpose to Zenzi, both useful in combat and out of combat.

-Zenzi is a combination of Zen and Zinan. Zen means "Religious" and Zinan means "Second Born".
-Akai-Huno, means "Red Fire/Flame" in Japanese
-The Letters in HECS are taken from four mythical blades in mythology and fairy tales, Harpe (The nickname of the blade) was the weapon of Perseus who slayed Medusa, Excalibur the sword King Arthur used, Clarent the sword of peace and another sword of King Arthur's, and Sutr's Flaming Sword from Norse Mythology.
-The nickname Ember, and the name Zenzi uses to complete the team name was made because of Zenzi's special "Dust Bullets" which use red dust for powerful explosions.
-Zenzi uses both dust (specifically red dust) and weaponry together to fight, similer to Weiss Schnee and her weapon.
-The Harpe's C-Mode resembles the Christian Cross.
-Zenzi's Fighting style was based off of flowmotion from Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance
-Zenzi was based off of Perseus and Arthur. Originally, Zenzi was supposed to have a wolf that he kept as a pet, giving him more similarities to the soldier in The Tender Box.
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