Maya Shimon (四門 摩耶(しもん まや) Shimon Maya) is one of the main female protagonists in the Seiken Tsukai no World Break series.

Appearance[edit | edit source]

Maya is a young girl with long, flowing blonde hair and teal colored-eyes. She is always seen wearing a blue ribbon on top of her head to style her hair. Maya often wears a blue dress, a little above knee length, a red tie, and a white corset.

Personality[edit | edit source]

I am a strong and strong child, but I am really lonely. I don't have a license, but I can drive a car. I also like to run at speed because I enjoy the thrill.

– Maya in a nutshell

Maya appeared to be childish at times due to both her overall looks and age, but she can, in fact, show instances of being mischievous and mature for her age more so compared to that of even Satsuki whose older than her at times in their interactions with one another. She is very cheerful and welcoming, wanting to befriend even those who she meets for the first time such as Elena Arshavina who had transferred to Akane Academy from the Russian Branch.

She is rather close with her older sister who Maya is always seen with most of the time in their first introduction, even doing whatever she requests of her as she decided to become the roommate of Moroha. Maya, in fact, gained prior interest and even developed a crush on Moroha as she is seen alongside him most of the time aside from her older sister.

Background[edit | edit source]

Maya is the younger sister of Mari Shimon, four years prior she started to awaken to the memories from her past life causing her to become afraid and confused until her older sister consoled her about it assuring Maya that both her past and current last were both parts of herself. She later enters Akane Academy alongside Mari who was the principle where she and would spend her time around at most times.

Chronology[edit | edit source]


Powers and Abilities[edit | edit source]

Overview[edit | edit source]

Further information: Black Magic

Being a 10yr old, Maya doesn't have the same kind of training or combat experience as other saviors though she had a unique Origin, which is useful to Akane Academy.

Intelligence[edit | edit source]

Despite being 10yrs old, Maya is intuitive to the situations of others, being able to assist even the people far older than herself. She is skilled in driving, able to drive a Mazda RX7 FC3S sports car on a difficult road without even slowing down. She later revealed that she learned how to drive from her sister.

Dark Arts[edit | edit source]

Further information: Dark Art

Field of Dreams[edit | edit source]

Further information: Field of Dream

Field of Dreams (夢石の面晶体(フィールド・オブ・ドリーム) Yume Ishi no Omo Akira Karada, lit. "Crystallization of Dream Stone"): Maya is able to cast a large field over a certain area, which allows Saviors to fight without seriously injuring one another. It was revealed for the first time in the battle between Moroha and Edward so the former could fight without holding back. Although it is an effective field able to mitigate the powers of Dark Arts and Light Arts, lessening their overall damage, it can't hold back Forbidden Spells such as Cocytus, causing the area around it to snow for several days after his fight with Edward.

Transportal[edit | edit source]

Further information: Transportal

Transportal (移ろいの門(トランスポータル) Utsuroi no Mon, lit. "Transfer Gate"): Maya later learned to perform the same Origin, Transportal as her older sister.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Her surname Shimon (四門) means "Four Gates".
  • In the anime, Maya acted as the anime narrator giving deep and thought-provoking quotes further showing her maturity.
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