The Justice Confidant – Goro Akechi
A high school student with a keen sense of detail, Goro is widely known as “The Second Advent of the Detective Prince.” Although he appears quite popular, there is a darker side to Goro. His past haunts him, his mother having committed suicide and his father having abandoned him. Growing up, he as a loner, unable to befriend anyone. These circumstances fueled Goro’s longing to become a detective.
Despite his past, Goro feels a sense of fulfillment by joining up with the Phantom Thieves of Hearts. This grants him a glimpse of the happiness he has been longing for. Goro still feels bothered as there are still some conflicts within him, though.
His character is possibly inspired by Kogoro Akechi, a fictional detective created by the Japanese writer Ranpo Edogawa. This might also branch out as inspiration from Sherlock Holmes.
|Shido Palace Infiltration||Day (✓)|
Justice Confidant Abilities
|6||Baton Touch||Allows you to pass your turn over to other Baton Pass users after a 1 More.||10/29|
|Follow Up||Chance to perform a follow-up attack if Joker’s attack does not down the enemy.|
|Detective Talk||Chance to step in after Shadow negotiation fails, allowing a retry.|
|Harisen Recovery||Chance to cure status ailments inflicted upon party members.|
|7||–||—||Clear Niijima Palace, 11/19|
|8||–||—||Answer Sae’s Questions Correctly, 11/20|
|9||–||—||Encounter Akechi in Shido Palace|
|10||–||—||Defeat the boss ‘Akechi Goro’ inside Shido Palace|
There is no dialogue guide needed when interacting with Akechi, the Justice Confidant.
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