Erika Kudo, as she appears in a the manga.
|First Appearance||Chapter 109|
|Relatives||Gengo Aoi (husband)|
Ryuuichi Aoi (surrogate son,†)
Kazuha Aoi (surrogate granddaughter,†)
Kazuya Aoi (surrogate grandson)
Erika married Gengo during the wars of the Nova. She became the surrogate mother of Ryuuichi Aoi, Gengo and Maria Lancelot's son raising and living together with him. At some point, she was abandoned by Gengo for the sake of mankind and eventually she passed away.
Erika is shown in a photo to be middle age in Gengo's family photo album. She has long hair tied to the bottom.
Though never shown, Erika could've possibly been a good wife to Gengo and a wonderful mother to Ryuuichi though it remains unknown.
- Main article: Freezing (manga)
Erika Kudo was the wife to Gengo by marriage and the suppose mother to Ryuuichi. In reality, she was a fake wife as revealed by Gengo to Kazuya.
Due to the sake for mankind, she was left by Gengo and passed away later on.
Erika's husband. Gengo revealed that she wasn't the woman he's in love with. He only married her for appearances.
Erika's surrogate son. Erika raised Ryuuichi since he was an infant. Ryuuichi grew up living with her believing that he is Erika's son, but in truth that he was Gengo and Maria's child.
Erika's surrogate granddaughter. It's unknown if the two ever met.
Erika's surrogate grandson. Kazuya believed Erika was his real grandmother, but she wasn't. It's unknown if the two ever met.
Erika served as the surrogate mother for Maria and Gengo's son, Ryuuichi. She also replaced Maria as Gengo's public wife. In truth, Maria was Gengo's private love.