Gengorou Makabe
Gengorou anime
Name Gengorou Makabe
Kanji 真壁 源五郎
Romaji Makabe Gengorō
Status Alive
Age Almost 30[1]
Gender Male
Occupations UQ Holder #6
First Appearance Chapter 7
Episode 3
Voiced by Yūki Kaji (Japanese)
Houston Hayes (English)
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Gengorou Makabe (真壁 源五郎, Makabe Gengorō) is a senior member of UQ Holder. He is numbered 6.


He sports a black tie and a formal vest with spectacles and has black spiky hair. He carries a katana.


Always maintaining a poker face, he has a very professional attitude. It appears that he took the responsibility of managing UQ holder after the disappearance of Jinbei Shishido.


UQ Holder arcEdit

The First Mission arcEdit


Immortality: As a member of the UQ Holder's Numbers, Gengorou possess his own unique form of Immortality.

  • Life Stock System[2]: He has the ability to stock lives and he recieves a new life every time he commits a good deed. Whenever he dies, a new clone of himself appears out of thin air. [3] Right after Gengorou revives, he is invincible to any harm during a period of 3 seconds.[4] It is noted by Jinbei that Gengorou's immortality has a limit and he has to charge it to increase his usage.[5] In the anime, after he is killed it will shows up a continue screens to choose a button like in the video games. Immortality class D.
  • Stocked Lives Simultaneous Release: Gengorou can releases his stocks to creating a clones.
  • Vision Filter: He can see the world around them in a digital HUD-like manner, complete with analyzing scans that enables him to identify the information of the person's identity and powers akin to a video game.[6]
  • Immense Strength: He's easily able to lift up Touta even when his sword is 20,000 times its own weight
  • Swordsmanship: He is shown to be highly skilled with his sword.



  • Originally the author, didn't want to write a story arc for Gengorou, but he changed his mind later due to Gengorou being voiced by the most famous Japanese seiyū (Yūki Kaji) in the anime adaptation.[7]


  1. UQ Holder! Manga: Chapter 146, Page 32
  2. UQ Holder! Extra Chapter
  3. UQ Holder! Manga: Chapter 146, Pages 37
  4. UQ Holder! Manga: Chapter 142, Page 21
  5. UQ Holder! Manga: Chapter 142, Page 26
  6. UQ Holder! Manga: Chapter 141, Page 27
  7. UQ Holder! Volume 16, Ken Akamatsu's note