Allegiance: Zaphkiel -> Messiah
Background: Rasiel is (unknowingly)
son, and is one of the "Ions", Angels born of the forbidden union of two angels, but it isn't evident
from just looking at him, as it is with many other Ions.
understudy, a boy taken in by him when he was young, with extraordinary but unrealized power.
Information: As an understudy, Rasiel is very talented, and is also
weak point due to how much
cares for him.
realizes this and tries more than one to use Rasiel against
in order to get something out of the older Angel. Rasiel can sense
and can in a way communicate with her, and so he and
for a while had been studying her soul. Rasiel fell in love for the first time with the Angel "Shatiel", an
Angel not considered a true Angel because of the lack of one of her wings. She was killed due to
Rasiel's naive actions, and afterward Rasiel realized that the society he lived in was a lie.
He dedicated himself to
, and decided to help him as part of the rebel faction of angels known as Anima Mundi.
Rasiel was taken to Gehenna by
to help him, and it's revealed that when Rasiel uses his power, his eyes turn red - the color of an
Ion's eyes. Rasiel's power increases with the power of his enemies, and he can even control others,
turning a man's hands against his will so the gun had been turned against him. As
reveals to them all - except for Rasiel - that
was his father and Anael his mother.
names Rasiel the new leader of Anima Mundi, and he dies - Rasiel believing all the time that he is
nothing more than his beloved mentor, rather than his father. Rasiel is the one to end