Genya Arikado is a member of a top-secret Japanese government agency. He tells Soma Cruz that he must reach the Throne Room when he found that he was trapped in Dracula's Castle, which has been sealed by an eclipse. Arikado is a frequent visitor to the Hakuba Shrine and an associate of Yoko. His alliance with Sora is very close when they first met. He joined after Dracula was defeated.