Name: Ak-tu Caihong (hyahk-two sigh-honn)
Gender: Male (he/him pronouns)
Romantic Orientation: Graysexual, grayromantic, gay
Hair: Indigo, to shoulder blades, has long mustache; later has shorter hair that's parted to the left and short mustache
Eyes: Bright purple
Heritage: East Asali
Age: 42 in Book 1
Birthday: March 17, 12 JE (Pisces Sun, Aquarius Moon)
Body Type: Muscular, lean, broad-shouldered, typically underweight
Magic: Water, Air, Spirit
Personality: Wise, cautious, curious, playful, observant, protective
Hobbies: Martial arts, games, learning, pranking Zyn, killing plants Ren gives to him
Quirks: Horrible sense of direction, has a unibrow
Background: Ak-tu grew up learning martial arts in Asali. He eventually left the country, and he and Jabali traveled the world. He later adopted Zyn and Ren. After a few years of traveling, he decided to open a school in Pann, Galia. It was originally going to be a martial arts school, but when he met Khurshid and the other teachers, he realized the potential of a magic school.
Fun Facts: Ak-tu's last name means "rainbow" in Chinese. He was based off Phoenix's spirit guide.