Alternative names:星野 五郎
Tags:Human, Chief Engineer, Adult
Eye colour: Black
Hair colour: Facial
The Chief Engineer of the Von Braun Jupiter Exploration Spacecraft of PlanetES and Hachimaki's father. He is portrayed as an eccentric genius, and seeks to constantly irritate his eldest son. Plays the part of the "dirty old man". He was a pioneer in space exploration, as he was on a mission to build a human settlement on Mars.
Related anime:Planetes TV, 2003
Related manga:Planetes Manga, 2001