Tales of Symphonia is a Japanese role-playing game, and the characters in the game were designed by Kosuke Fujishima. It is a story follows a young man named Lioyd Irving residing in world knowns as Slyvarant.Colette Brunel, Irving’s childhood friend is tasked by the gods to travel around the world and save it. As Colette leaves, Lioyd was protected by Ktatos Aurion and Raine Sage, and he doesn’t know that. And here comes the main character in this article Ktatos Aurion.
Ktatos Aurion, a mysterious mercenary, is hired to accompany Colette on her journey. In the later he is revealed to be a high-ranking member of Cruxix and one of Mithos Yggdrasill’s companions from the Ancient Kharlan War. At the same time, he was ordered to ensure Colette would finish her journey. After betraying the party to Mithos, Kratos secretly searches for materials to enable Lloyd to use the Eternal Sword. He is revealed to be Lloyd’s father after Yuan fails to blackmail him into releasing the summon spirit Origin. After gathering the materials to make the Eternal Ring, Kratos has the party form a contract with Origin to enable Lloyd to use the Eternal Sword. After reuniting the two worlds, Kratos leaves for Derris-Kharlan with the remaining members of Cruxis.
Kratos’ reception has been positive in Japan. People treat him as an old brother and a teacher; his rolls rank the second popularity in the Tales polls. At the same time, in the cosplay world, he is also very poplular. Many people like to act as him to be a brother and teacher too. Especially the cloak is very cool and handsome; boys in the cosplay costume can make him a hero.