Real Name: Narutaki

Identity/Class: Normal human

Occupation: Private detective

Affiliations: Lin Lin Hsu, Gouriki; Kawakubo the butler; Inspector Yagami and Detective Onigawara of the Steam City Police Department.

Enemies: Phantom Knight (very embittered son of a man who killed Narutaki's parents); Dr Guilty, a mad machine scientist, Machine Baron, a "machine fetishist"; Le Bread the boy criminal; Red Scorpion the jewel thief

Known Relatives: Unnamed parents (deceased)

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: His office, Narutaki Detective Agency in Steam City

First Appearance: Steam Detectives #1

Powers/Abilities: Although a normal human, Narutaki is of above average dexterity in terms of agility and things like jumping, dodging and climbing. His main armament is a three-shot special pistol with a number of attachments and special bullets, among them a chaff bullet, a drill, a wrecking ball, a fire extinguisher bomb and a grappling hook. In addition to the gun, he uses a steam-powered motorcycle, bulletproof coat and number of smaller gadgets like camera finger-ring, disguise stickers, electronic mail device and homing transmitters.

History: Narutaki was orphaned when an unknown man killed his parents (in an admitted parallel to Batman). He was raised by a trustworthy family butler Kawakubo and decided to follow his father's footsteps. Later it was discovered that the killer was a father of Narutaki's first enemy, the Phantom Knight, who would later try to trick Lin Lin and Gouriki into killing Narutaki, though fortunately Gouriki had his own ideas. They became Naturaki's closest allies. Narutaki has become a prominent private eye in Steam City. He works closely with the police.

Comments: Created by Kia Asamiya.

Thanks to Vesa Lehtinen for the above profile.


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