Edward Risingsun
Kana 朝日 エドワード
Romaji Asahi Edward
Race Nephalem
Nicknames The Reborn Dragon (Shared w/t Yinglong)
The Lost Hermit (by Rias)
The Nameless One
The Forbidden One (by Michael)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Brown
Equipment Matching Regalia
Personal Status
Relatives God of the Bible (Grandfather)†
Unnamed Father †
Unnamed Mother †
Affiliations Kuoh Academy (Teacher)
Status Alive

Edward Risingsun is an antagonist of High School DxD .He is a Nephalem, a half Angel and halp Devil, and is known as the Lost Hermit. He is a teacher at Kuoh Academy.


Edward has the appearance of a man in his early 30's with shaggy dark brown hair and brown eyes. He has a vertical scar above his left eye and various tattoos covering his right arm that extend from his for arm to his shoulder.

It is later revealed that he has a total of twelve wings, six white and six black, symbolizing both his angel and demon bloodline.


Edward is a laid back individual that prefers to be left alone and likes to keep away from the problems of the world. However, he is willing to help one side on a whim.

After meeting Issei and Rias, he began to show more interest in there activities, even letting both Issei come visit him once in a while.


Edward was found wondering Tokyo, Japan in 1804. Where he was taken to a monastery by the locals after discovering he had lost his memory a few days prior. After a few years in the monastery a The Head Monk suggested for him to leave in a Spiritual Quest to find his true self.

Some time in his past he faught agains Daniel Blackmoon, a Nephalem that has been consumed with hatered towards mankind. 


Edward was introduced during a battle with a Stray-Devil that ran into the abandoned building he was living at. He meets Issei, Rias, kiba, and Akeno only to informing them that he wants them out of his property. The fallowing night, he was approached by Micheal, to inform him that an old enemy of his has appeared.

He is later in the roof of a building, as a spectator of a fight between a group of Fallen Angels and Rias Gremory's peerage.

Powers & AbilitiesEdit

Immense Demonic Power: As a hybrid between an Angel and a Devil, he is considered one of the most powerful beings in the world. In fact, he was able to fight with an exhausted Sirzechs Lucifer.

Magic Expert: Edward has shown to be very adapt in the use of magic.

Immense Strength: As an Nephalem, Edward possesses strength that is equivalent to a Satan-Class Devil or that of a Super Devil.

Immense Speed: He has the speed to out maneuver various fast moving individuals.

Master Hand-to-hand Combatant: Edward is a skilled in unarmed combat, able to fight various highly skilled fighters on his own.

Master Tactician:

Regenerative Healing Factor: Edward can recover from injuries that would be deemed to severe to other races or beings. It has been mentioned that his speed in which he recovers increases as he gets stronger.

Light Weapons: Do to being part Angel, Edward is able to construct weapons of light.

Flight: Edward can fly using his wings.


Matching Regalia: Edward's Sacred Gear and main weapon. The Matching Regalia holds the spirit of the Reborn Dragon, The Responding Dragon, Yinglong. Matching Regalia takes the form of a gauntlet on the wielder's right hand that has ability to increase the users fighting power to Match those of his opponents every 10 seconds. Later he reveals it's ability of Reversal to counter any offensive ability that would harm the user.

  • Matching Regalia: Scale Mail: The Balance Breaker of Matching Regalia that creates a Red Dragon Armor with an avian look to it. In this form Edward can Match his opponents power without a time limit. The feathers of his armor can be deployed as weapons that can pierce through various opponents at once.

Laevateinn: A holy sword that has nine seals that must be unlocked be for using its full power. According to Michael, Edward can brake three of its nine seals each time he uses it.


  • Edward black wings look more like that of a Fallen Angel then that on a Devil.


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