Seiran in Legacy of Lunatic Kingdom
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Firing bullets from other dimensions
Lunarian military infiltrator
Seiran is a member of the "Eagle Ravi" Earth Recon Unit sent to "purify" the Earth, and is part of the Lunarian Military Infiltrators. She's in charge of the Infiltration operations, one of the most dangerous jobs. It seems that it's hard for her to hold a regular conversation, even with her Moon Rabbit comrades.
Seiran (清蘭) is spelled with the characters for sei (清) "clear, pure, clean", and ran (蘭) "orchid" a plant of the orchid family, bearing unusually-shaped flowers of beautiful colours; it could also means "elegant, graceful".
Seiran has dark blue hair, tied in two bushy ponytails, with ears similar to Reisen Udongein Inaba's on the top of her head and an accessory in one of them, she has red eyes, a common trait in Moon Rabbits. Her dress is periwinkle with frills and an alternating star and crescent moon pattern across the bottom. The bloomers under her skirt seem to be made of see-through fabric. She also carries a purple stained wooden mallet (presumably used for making Mochi). Although it's not visible in her portraits, she also has a tail.
- Legacy of Lunatic Kingdom
Along with Ringo both are members of the "Eagle Ravi" Earth Recon Unit sent to "purify" the Earth.
- Reisen Udongein Inaba
She seem to have known Reisen before she fled to Gensokyo as both were part of the Lunarian Military.
- She is the first Stage 1 Boss that has a proper Defeated Portrait.
- Seiran appears on the demo CD cover of Legacy of Lunatic Kingdom.
- Seiran is one of the two in the whole series who appears 3 times in a single stage: twice as a midboss and the third as the actual boss of stage 1 in Legacy of Lunatic Kingdom. The other is Alice Margatroid in Perfect Cherry Blossom.
- Seiran (晴嵐) is also a nickname for the Aichi M6A, a WWII-era Japanese war plane. However, this name connection has been stated to be irrelevant by ZUN in Strange Creators of Outer World.
- Seiran (晴嵐) means Mountain Vapor, which was Reisen's weather in Scarlet Weather Rhapsody.
- Legacy of Lunatic Kingdom - Seiran's theme - ZUN: You can't see it, but she does have a tail.
- The term used here, teppoudama (鉄砲玉, lit. "cannonball"), is Yakuza slang for a low-ranking gang member who isn't expected to make it out of their assignment alive. Also used as slang for fictional characters who exist just to get beaten up by the hero before stronger enemies appear.
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