Shining Force III Bookshelves

Though they were removed from the English version of Shining Force III, the Japanese Scenarios of Shining Force III featured informative bookshelves in the Forces' Headquarters, including character biographies.

These translations have been provided by Lineage - many thanks for allowing SFC to publish them!  

Shining Force of the Aspinia Republic
Synbios (Sinbios)
Sex : Male
Race : Human
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
His father Conrad, lord of Flagard, is a man who has worked very hard for the founding of the Republic. Synbios also feels a strong attachment towards Republican ideology and detests a Class-based Society like the one in the Empire. However, after experiencing recent events, he is also realizing the difficulties of turning the Republican idelogy into the reality.
 
Dantares (Dantares)
Sex : Male
Race : Centaur
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
Dantares is the prominent knight of the Republic who is appointed by Conrad, Synbios' father, to accompany Synbios who is going on a mission to the Peace Conference. His personality and strength have put a lot of trust into the generals and have also become the support for Synbios' mind.
 
Grace
Sex : Female
Race : Kyantol
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
Since young, along with Masqurin, Grace has grown up taking care of Synbios. She is a priest of the Kyantol race. As expected from a person who serves a god, she possesses a gentle and calm personality.
 
Masqurin (Masculine)
Sex : Female
Race : Elf
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
Masqurin is an elven female mage who has grown up as a servant of Synbios ever since she was young. Although a bit on the flighty side and has an unrestrained personality, she is a valuable asset to Synbios Battalion.
 
Hayward
Sex : Male
Race : Elf
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Unknown
Character Bio :
In search of a master, man enough to pledge his alligience to, he is a mercenary who has been working as a free roaming employed soldier. He meets with Synbios battalion in the incident happened in Saraband pier when he was employed as a Saraband guard, and joins the force.
 
Obrite (Oblite)
Sex : Male
Race : Dwarf
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
He was stationed in Balsamo as a soldier of Produn army during the Peace Conference. While on duty, he is deserted from his army because he tried to help a boy named Toby. He is a Dwarven warrior who joins Synbios Battalion afterwards.
 
Irene (Ailin)
Sex : Female
Race : Human
Position held in : Training monk -> Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : A foreign country in the east
Character Bio :
A disciple monk who was training in the Martial Art Temple in the Eastern world. She ran away from the temple, disobeying the old master. When she was pinned by the bandits in the Railhead cargo hold, she was saved by Synbios's Battalion and becomes a companion who can now help his Battalion.
 
Cybel (Chivalry)
Sex : Female
Race : Centaur
Position held in : Varlant Army -> Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
She is a female knight who joins Synbios Battalion to remove the disgrace that has been attached to her as an escapee knight from Varlant Army in the battle.
 
Eldar (Elder)
Sex : Female
Race : Birdman
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
She is a birdman who is dispatched into the Empire when ordered by Conrad to rescue Head of the Assembly of the Republic, King Benetram whose life has been endangered due to the failure of the Peace Conference. By the way, Zero, who is a birdman as well, is her younger brother.
 
Kahn (Kahn)
Sex : Male
Race : Human
Position held in : Elbesem Religious Society -> Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Elbesem
Character Bio :
He is a monk who developed his mind and body with a harsh training. He is an Esoteric Buddihist monk of Elbesem who possesses sacred power. It seems he is looking for a key to save the world.
 
Noon (Noon)
Sex : Male
Race : Elf
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Unknown
Character Bio :
He is a wizard who while on a journey to train himself, was cursed by a Vandal. He is freed thanks to Synbios Battalion's bravery.
 
Justin (Justice)
Sex : Male
Race : Centaur
Position held in : Edmund Army -> Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
He was once in a position in Republican Edmund Army, but after doubting Edmund's intention, he deserted the army. He joins Synbios Battalion in Vagabond.
 
Horst (Horst)
Sex : Male
Race : (Something..human)
Position held in : Tybalt Army -> Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
He is the warrior who, as a part of Tybalt Army, had to flee to Aspia after the Barrand invasion by the Imperial army. He is now a part of Synbios Battalion who only finds his life worth living by fighting.
 
Penn (Pen)
Sex : Male
Race : Pen species
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Unknown
Character Bio :
He is one of kinds of monsters which resembles a penguin. These species grow in the northern land over the Great Wall. Starting from Synbios Battalion acquiring the egg of Penn, many events have occured and now he is one of Synbios Battalion.
 
Ratchet (Manupil)
Sex : Male
Race : Goblin
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Empire of Destonia
Character Bio :
As a Goblin, he is a expert in machinary. He was once an assistant to the steam engine research, but he wanted to test the performance of his own invention, Powered Suit, so he leaves Quonus village and joins up with Synbios Battalion.
 
Frank (Frank)
Sex : Male
Race : Beastman
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Empire of Destonia
Character Bio :
A beastman. When he was young, Frank ran away from the Imperial territory where discrimination against unique race still remains. Ever since then, he has been wondering around everywhere. He joins Synbios Battalion when he's impressed with Synbios' persistance.
 
Hagane (Hagane)
Sex : Male
Race : Human
Position held in : An escapee ninja -> Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Village of Momochi
Character Bio :
He is an escapee ninja who ran away from a ninja village named Momochi far to the west, and came to Lookover. After his ruse has been discovered by Synbios Battalion, he joins the force.
 
Murasame (Murasame)
Sex : Male
Race : Human
Position held in : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
He is a ninja who, upon Palsis' command given in Lookover, had been collecting informations on the Bulzome Sect and Vandals. After Palsis has become the advisor for Synbios Battalion, he also joins the force after acquiring an important information from the northern land.
 
Fynnding (Findeng)
Sex : Male
Race : Birdman
Place of Origin : Synbios Battalion
Place of Origin : Republic of Aspinia
Character Bio :
He is a birdman serving under Tristus, Lord of Malorie. He participates in Synbios Battalion for a special task to save Aspia.

 

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