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Kanji イエヤス
Rōmaji Ieyasu
Race Human
Gender Male
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Manga Akame ga Kill Volume #1: Chapter #1
Anime Akame ga Kill Episode #1
Japanese Kouji Takahashi
English Patrick Poole

Ieyasu was Tatsumi and Sayo's childhood friend.


Ieyasu is originally created by Takahiro and designed by Tetsuya Tashiro as a minor character in Akame ga Kill franchise. In the anime, he is designed by Kazuhisa Nakamura. He currently has no information regarding any inspiration, early art work, or name changes used in his character design.



According to Tatsumi, Ieyasu has a bad sense of direction.


Ieyasu is a young man with messy black hair and a white headband. His winter attire consists of a black and white fur coat over a beige jacket.

Story Arcs

Shortly after the bandits attack Tatsumi's group, Sayo and Ieyasu are separated from Tatsumi. The two wind up at the capital where they met Aria who invited them to the mansion.

Aria's family drugged both Ieyasu and Sayo. While Sayo is tortured by Aria, Ieyasu is slowly poisoned by Aria's mother and get infected by the Lubora disease in the process.

Once Tatsumi and Night Raid arrive at the store house, Ieyasu uses his last breath to explain the truth to Tatsumi and how Sayo had met her fate but did not submit to Aria. Relived that Tatsumi had avenged Sayo and him, he passes away in Tatsumi's arms due to complications of Lubora disease.