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Real Name Shô
Alias Louis
Gender Male
Race Contractor
Messier Code GR-544
Ability Gravity Nullification
Obeisance Breaking His Fingers
Final Status Deceased
Professional Status
Affiliation French Department Of National Security
Team Shinoda Chiaki,
Behind The Scenes
First Seen Season 1, Episode 1
Last Seen Season 1, Episode 1
English Voice Justin Cook

Louis (pronounced 'Rui' in Japanese) is a French agent and a Contractor with the ability to control gravity.


Louis is a white man with blond hair. He wears a beige suit, pink shirt and green tie.


Gravity Nullification: Louis possessed the ability to nullify gravity upon people and things within his line of sight. He could affect his own personal gravity allowing a form of flight.[1]

Obeisance: His Obeisance required him to break his own fingers.[1]

Part In Story[]

Luise Killed

Louis' corpse

Louis is involved in a mission along with Shinoda Chiaki, Jean, Paul and Alain to steal secret information from the National Institute of Science by illegally accessing the computers through PANDORA's core system. After the information is stolen, Louis is pursued by the police. He uses his ability to manipulate gravity to evade capture when he is cornered on a rooftop by Yūsuke Saitō and another officer. While fufilling his Obeisance (breaking his fingers), he notice's Yin's surveillance spectre and realises he has been pin pointed. Before he can escape, he is confronted by Hei who overwhelms him. Louis reveals that Shinoda has the information and tries to make a deal with Hei. However, Hei kills him.[1]


Season One Appearances
The Star of a Contract Fell... The New Star Twinkles... The Red Dream of a Calamity... The Gardenia Gives Off Fragrance... The Pure White Dress Is Stained... Within the Wall...
On a Silver Night... The Memory of Betrayal... I'll Sing a Love Song... Without Dreaming Shallow Dreams... The City of Regulations... God's in His Heaven...
Meteor Shower Is the Dream That a God of Death Has... Beneath Cherry Blossoms...


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 The Black Contractor; Episode 1


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