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Wang Shaotang
Qing Long Tang
Gender Male
Race Human
Relatives Alice Wang
Final Status Deceased
Professional Status
Affiliation Qing Long Tang Mafia
Behind The Scenes
First Seen Season 1, Episode 9
Last Seen Season 1, Episode 10
Japanese Voice Osamu Sonoe
English Voice Jerry Russell

Wang Shaotang (王 少棠(ワン シャオタン), Wan Shaotan, pinyin: Wang Shaotang) was the head of a criminal network and father of Alice Wang.


Wang Shaotang was the head of a criminal organization in Tokyo. He lives in the penthouse of a heavily surveilled tall building which includes restaurants. He lived there with his daughter Alice and maintained a garden of Stone Flowers at the top of the building which was smuggled out from inside the Hell's Gate.[1]


Wang Shaotang was an older man with grey hair and a long, grey beard. He wears traditional garb.[1]


He was the head of a criminal empire "Qing Long Tang" and strongly disapproves of Misaki Kirihara's presence at his daughter's birthday party. He disapproves of Alice wearing western-style clothing.[1]

Part in the Story[]

The Black Contractor[]

S1E10 Qing Long Tang dead

Wang Shaotang's corpse.

Following a series of grisly murders of underworld criminals, Wang Shaotang summons his key people to a board meeting being held under the guise of Alice's birthday party. During the party, Alice introduces him to her childhood friend Misaki Kirihara. Afterward, he expresses displeasure at Misaki's appearance and presence. He is later murdered by Wei Zhijun,[1] with his body left in the garden in his penthouse.[2]


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 1.3 The Black Contractor, episode 9
  2. The Black Contractor, Episode 10