She may be dangerous on the outside, but inside she is a tormented girl trying to find a place that doesn't reject her in the human world.

Lucy is the protagonist and anti-hero of Elfen Lied. She is the Queen Diclonius, an evolutionary offshoot of the human race. She is also the love interest of the secondary protagonist, Kouta.


Lucy, which is her normal and original self is calm, neutral, and peaceful to herself, always wanting to blend in with society especially the human world, she shows a more gentle side towards her love for animals and cares for them until they can move forward on their own to survive into this dark and cruel world she lives in. When Lucy is Nyu, she is more joyful and enthusiastic towards everyone as long as they don't cause her pain and suffering in her life. Kaede is her more darker, but not all evil personality as she still shows some control over a person she considers important as a friend and one to protect and will suppress this dangerous personality of hers by calming down into her normal mental state.