Kasume Funaki

“Are they seriously just gonna keep beating on each other like this every single month? How are neither of them lobotomized yet?" - Kasume referencing Nobuyuki and Ryuuji's monthly brawls Kasume Funaki is a second-year student at Dai Tenshi High School and is one of the secondary protagonists of Soul Embrace. Like her twin sister Kaori, she makes…

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Part I: The Fires Rise

Soul Embrace Part I: The Fires Rise (also referred to as simply Soul Embrace) is the first entry in the Soul Embrace series. It was published on Amazon Kindle on February 12th, 2017 along with Part II: The Evils of Shinkokira, and both parts are collected as one work in the paperback novel Soul Embrace Volume I: Genesis. SYNOPSIS…

Asmodia

"Where’s the fun in knocking you off right away? Let’s enjoy ourselves awhile, yes?" -Asmodia verbalizing her sadism during her battle with Nobuyuki Asmodia is a fallen angel governing over the sin of Lust and is the first archdemon encountered by Nobuyuki Honda. As such, she is one of the primary antagonists of Soul Embrace. She is also…

Kaori Funaki

"What are we gonna do? ...what's gonna happen to us?" - Kaori's fear after she and Nobuyuki escape from Asmodia Kaori Funaki is a second-year student at Dai Tenshi High School and serves as a secondary protagonist of Soul Embrace, making her first appearance in The Fires Rise. APPEARANCE Kaori stands at 167 cm, or about 5'5".…

Gabriel

"Oh, you probably thought I'd look older, right?" -Gabriel joking to Nobuyuki about his youthful appearance. Saint Gabriel is one of the main protagonists of Soul Embrace, making his first appearance in Chapter Six of The Fires Rise. He is the archangel governing over the virtue of Courage, and is based off the Biblical figure of the same…

Ryuuji Hasashi

"I got kicked out of a reform school for beating the sh*t out of the gym teacher. You think I'm afraid of the cops in this town?" - Ryuuji after Kasume chastises him for having a gun. Ryuuji Hasashi is one of the main protagonists of Soul Embrace. He has harboured a rivalry with Nobuyuki Honda from an…

Soul Embrace (bond)

A Soul Embrace is a ritualistic connection that binds two souls together, bringing them into a symbiotic relationship that grants them immense supernatural abilities. It is considered the highest form of devotion by any who have formed one, leading it to be nicknamed "Marriage of One's Being". Nobuyuki Honda and the succubus Delilah forming one serves as…

Succubus Delilah

"If I'm not here tomorrow, promise you won't forget me." -Delilah's request to Nobuyuki on the night of their first meeting. Delilah is the main female protagonist of Soul Embrace. She is a succubus of indeterminate age, having met Nobuyuki Honda early in his life with their meeting serving as the catalyst for the entire series. APPEARANCE Delilah…

Akira Hayabusa

"Nobu, you really don't realize how much of a lucky son of a gun you are." -Akira lamenting on his best friend's fortune compared to his own. Akira Hayabusa is a close friend of Nobuyuki Honda, and as such is one of the main human protagonists of Soul Embrace. He makes his first appearance in Part I:…

Nobuyuki Honda

"If there's a limit to how strong this thing will make me, I haven't found it yet." -Nobuyuki referencing the power of the Soul Embrace Nobuyuki Honda is the main protagonist of Soul Embrace, making his first appearance in The Fires Rise and appearing in every installment onward. APPEARANCE Nobuyuki is much taller than the average Japanese…