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Melty Blood/MBAACC/Shiki Tohno
Shiki is the main hero of Tsukihime and Akiha's older brother. Due to a traumatic event in his childhood and his bloodline as a demon hunter, at a very young age Shiki became able to see 'lines' superimposed on all things. When he traces these lines with a knife, the object is destroyed utterly. In Melty Blood, Shiki assists Sion in destroying the Night of Wallachia.
Shiki Tohno's strengths are built into his neutral game. With his long-range and powerful 2C sweep, amazing ground dashes, low-profiling 214x specials, invincible DPs, generally great spacing and high defensive statistics, Shiki has a huge number of options at his disposal in almost any situation. Unlike his evil counterpart Nanaya, Shiki doesn't need to thread the needle and break his opponent's defenses in order to start working his game - indeed, oftentimes it's Shiki's opponent that is the one flustered by their inability to get in. With great defensive ability, respectable damage, good speed and great normals, Shiki is a complete package of everything Melty Blood has to offer. His biggest weakness in all three moons is his consistently mediocre okizeme game, where he must sacrifice big damage to get a workable hard knockdown, and overall his mixups are not especially tricky even by Melty Blood standards. In Crescent and Half Moon, his mid-screen damage is also consistently quite poor even if he sacrifices okizeme completely and spends meter, though his corner damage remains high. Shiki is a great choice for players who want options in any scenario and who aren't afraid to play a highly adaptive neutral game to fluster their opponent into submission. He consistently ranks as a "high mid-tier" character on tier lists and is generally considered a solid choice for players of all skill levels.
BGM: Wonderful Boy
To avoid naming confusion with Shiki Nanaya, Shiki Tohno's moons are abbreviated as C-Tohno, H-Tohno, and F-Tohno.
2) Gilgamesh (Fate/Stay Night)
5) Banana Shiki
9) Yosuke Hanamura (Persona 4)
17) The Joker (DC Comics)
26) Naruto Uzumaki