Ichirou Seii (勢威 一郎 Seii Ichirou) is a commander's aide and a senior pilot.

Personality & Character[edit | edit source]

Seii is a cool customer, under any circumstance, but he is also cautious. He pays close attention to events and people. He is also very brave, as shown in combat. In the mission against the Large Mass Union Ship, he fought without thought to his own life, if it would protect Sidonia and it's people, he would do it.

History[edit | edit source]

Since the beginning of the series, Seii is the Commander's Aide to the Captain. He assists in battle and directs personnel. When Gauna 487 was encountered on the mining mission, he was struck numb by his first encounter with a Gauna. In the diagonal acceleration to avoid Gauna 487's attack, he was horrified by the casualty reports, but it would have been thousands of lives or complete anhilation if 487 boarded Sidonia. Soon he leaves his position to Yuhata Midorikawa to become a combat pilot. Leader of the Seii squad and designated unit 026, Seii is initially assistant commander and Brilliant OX of Sidonia before passing his post to another younger and just as brilliant - Yuhata Midorikawa. Seii is one of the more serious and experienced older Garde pilots and had many heated fights and arguments with the captain of Sidonia - Kobayashi, and with his is assistance gets Nagate Tanikaaze to show his true self and distinctive fighting style with the Garde Model #17 Tsugimori. In the manga, Seii wears a distinctive vintage helmet that covers most of his face. He participates in many battles, most notably the attack on the Large Mass Union ship. His team almost died off in the attack, which lead to 38 deaths out of the 48 man squad, but over 200 Gauna were killed, and Sidonia was saved.

Appearance[edit | edit source]

Seii is a tall man with white hair and blue eyes. He wears the typical crew member uniform until he becomes a Garde pilot, when he exchanges his uniform for a skin suit.

Notes & Trivia[edit | edit source]

Seii is the one who initially spreads the rumor about Samari photosynthesizing with male pilots who rack up high kill counts to boost pilot morale. It is implied that he eventually enters a relationship with Samari and fathers several children with her.

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Knights of Sidonia Characters
Gardes Pilots

Nagate Tanikaze | Izana Shinatose | Shizuka Hoshijiro | Honoka Sisters | Mochikuni Akai | Hinata Momose | Kashiwade Aoki | Izumo Midorikawa | Eiko Yamano - Toutarou Yamano| Samari Ittan | Tonami | Kouichi Tsuruuchi | Ichirou Seii | Norio Kunato | Kaoru Hazama | Ryouhei Kasuga | Kujira Negi | Hamagata | Hashine | Suzuki

Sidonia Command

Yuhata Midorikawa | Ryouko Takahashi | Ichirou Seii | Ochiai Clone

Immortal Ship Committee

Kobayashi | Lala Hiyama | Hiroki Saitou | Yure Shinatose | Ochiai

ET Research Center

Numi Tahiro | Yure Shinatose

Toha Heavy Industries

Sasaki | Shinsuke Tanba | Shijimi

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Norio Kunato - Mozuku Kunato


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