Glossary of terminology for Freezing
- Main article: Accel Turn
- Main article: Accel-type Pandora
- Main article: Baptism
- Main article: Chevalier
Chevalier Inspection SquadEdit
- Main article: Chevalier Inspection Squad
The Chevalier Inspection Squad is a squad of high-level Pandoras and Limiters, under the control of the Chevalier Council and L. Bridget family. Dr. Gengo Aoi is part of the squad, along with Su-Na Lee. Holly Rose and Louis L. Bridget have also been attached.
- Main article: Corrosion
- Main article: E Pandora Project
The E Pandora Plan or E-Pandora Project (Eパンドラ計画) is a project to create Pandoras from those that are genetically ill-suited to become Pandoras, to fill the need for more Pandoras than can be produced through the current selection processes prior to the 10th Nova Clash. "E" stands for "Evolution", so this is the "Evolution Pandora Project". It is headed by director Scarlett Ohara.
- Main article: Ereinbar Set
An Ereinbar Set (イレインバーセット) is a temporal link formed between a Pandora and a Limiter, when they form a partnership, by exchanging Stigmata at a Baptism ceremony. When the Set is activated, Pandora and Limiter partners share their physical feelings, and allow for the use of Freezing by the Limiter's.
- Main article: Faylan Generator
The Faylan Generator' (飛蘭 ジェネレータ) is a power generator developed by Seiga Heavy Industries to power simulacrum Novas, and to supercharge the Injection Stigma used by the Valkyries, so that their normal output becomes 5x more powerful than usual. (aptly named: I.S. recharge system)
First Room InvitationEdit
- Main article: First Room Invitation
The First Room Invitation (初部屋入り) is a tradition of Pandora and Limiter after they have just performed a Baptism. They are to explore each other and to get to know each other. It is implied that they have a sexual orgy between the two of them at these times. However in the non-canon omake episode OVA 02, it is revealed that most of the featured Pandora have failed at their first times.
- Main article: Freezing (technique)
Freezing (フリージング) is an ability that Limiters have, to limit the actions of others, such as Nova, Limiters, Pandoras or people. It can only be performed by Limiters who form an Ereinbar Set with a Pandora. Freezing can be partially nullified by a Pandora by going into Pandora Mode.
- Main article: Genetics
- Main article: Hero Stigmata
High End SkillEdit
- Main article: High End Skill
- Main article: Holy Gate
The Holy Gate or Sacred Gate (聖門) Technique or Skill (八極拳, Hakkyokuken) is an advanced skill allowing self-selecting Corrosion based abilities.
- Main article: Illusion Turn
- Main article: Injection Stigma
- Main article: Limiter
Limiters (リミッター) are the male partners of the female Pandoras. Limiters have a special genetic profile making them compatible with Stigmata. They perform Freezing to assist Pandoras in their fights against Novas. They can only perform Freezing after becoming an Ereinbar Set with a Pandora.
- Main article: Mark III
Mark III is a drug administered to E-Pandora.
- Main article: Mark IV
Mark IV is a drug administered to E-Pandora to enhance their combat capabilities. Under its influence, a normal E-Pandora is a match for an original Pandora. The side effects, however, included debilitating pain and eventual partial Nova-fication, as seen in Gina's case.
- Main article: Maria-type Stigmata
Maria-type Stigmata are "natural" Stigmata that are implemented into a woman's body at birth. Dis-requiring the need of artificial implementation.
- Main article: Nova
- Main article: Nova Clash
The Nova Clashes are the fights between humanity and the Nova.
- Main article: Nova Form
Nova Form (ノヴァフォーム) is a mode that Pandoras can operate in, resulting in greater abilities, greater Corrosion, and death at the end of its use. Nova Form can be entered voluntarily, or by infection by a Nova becoming the Nova's puppet.
- Main article: Numbers
The Numbers squad was a squad implemented at Genetics academies, consisting of three third-year (seniors) Pandoras cadets, the two top ranked from the first Carnival of the year, and the previous year's Numbers' second year Pandora, and their bonded Limiters, and the top ranked second-year (junior) Pandora from the first Carnival of the Year, and her bonded Limiter. The second year Pandora becoming the squad captain in the next year. This squad is the point direct action force for each Genetics academy against a Nova incursion.
- Main article: Pandora
Pandoras (パンドラ) are females with special genetic profiles that make them compatible with Stigmata. They have special battle abilities conferred by the Stigmata implanted within them, to fight Novas. A Pandora can form Ereinbar Sets with Limiters, to whom she partners. She battles with Volt Textures that also forms her battledress and weapons.
- Main article: Pandora Mode
- Main article: Pandora Suit
Pandora Suits (パンドラのスーツ)are special equipment for Pandoras for use in Pandora Mode, made from Volt Textures imported as a unit into their equipment. Pandora Suits can be destroyed, meaning a new suit needs to be imported.
- Main article: Plasma Texture
Plasma Textures (プラズマのテクスチャ) are the Nova-type equipment used by Valkyries. They form the battledress and weapons of Valkyries. They are created by the Stigmata injected in Valkyries. They are a more advanced form of Volt Texture, based on the plasma state of matter, instead of the solid/liquid/gas phases of Volt Textures.
- Main article: Plasma Weapon
Plasma Weapons (プラズマ武器) are Nova-type equipment made from Plasma Textures. They are the primary weapons of Valkyries. They are a more advanced form of Volt Weapon, using plasma instead of the solid/liquid/gas phases of Volt Weapons. The output of a Plasma Weapon is equivalent to that of a Type-S Nova.
Seiga Heavy IndustriesEdit
- Main article: Seiga
Simulated Nova (replicates)Edit
- Main article: Nova
Nova simulacrum (ノヴァ 幻影) are used for training of Valkyries, Pandoras and Limiters. They were developed by Seiga Heavy Industries. The first developed being the Type-F Nova. The prototype Type-S Nova simulacrum, s/n XO113, cost $360 million.
- Main article: Stigmata
Stigmata (聖痕) are Nova-type tissue implanted into Limiters and Pandoras to make them what they are. They allow the ability to use Nova-type skills to fight Novas of those who are genetically compatible.
- Main article: Team 13
Team 13 is the experimental squad consisting of, the 5 prototype Valkyries, 3 world top ranked third-year (seniors) Pandora cadets, their cadet Limiter partners, the two top ranked over-aged second-year (juniors) Pandora cadets from West Genetics, Lana and Satella, first-year Limiter cadet Kazuya, top-ranked Chevalier non-cadet Pandora Su-Na Lee as squad captain, and her non-cadet Chevalier Limiter partner. The team is to suss out how to integrate Valkyries with Pandoras, and is based at West Genetics.
Tears of KunlunEdit
- Main article: Tears of Kunlun
The Tears of Kunlun (クンルンの涙) is another name for the Stigmas.
- Main article: Tempest Turn
- Main article: Tempest-type Pandora
A Tempest-type Pandora is a Pandora that can only use the Tempest Turn high-level skill.
- Main article: Type-F Nova
- Main article: Type-Q Nova
- Main article: Type-R Nova
- Main article: Type-S Nova
- Main article: Valkyrie
Valkyrie is a type of anti-Nova warrior, to complement the Pandora. The initial proposal lead to two programs, the Valkyrie Project and the E-Pandora Project. Valkyries are a reference to the former, while the latter are referred to as E-Pandoras. They are highly trained normal women who are upgraded in a time-limited basis to fight as well as Pandoras.
- Main article: Volt Texture
- Main article: Volt Weapon
- Main article: XO113
XO113 is a prototype simulacrum of a Type-S Nova. It includes the particle cannon, and was developed by Seiga Heavy Industries.
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