The author Masami Kurumada has some curiosities of mythology from. spread Saint Seiya: The Knights of the Zodiac here and there, some more or less conspicuous, others even to be taken with pliers. One question that is never entirely clear, however, is the nationality of the protagonists of the story.
Among the various clues scattered around the web, there is a couple that made it possible to follow the events of Saint Seiya in chronological order, an action that follows between the past and the present 241 year schedule. However, unlike the other knights scattered throughout the plot, it is easier to identify the nationalities of the protagonists, as the author has provided at least some details to help readers understand the biography of their favorites.
So as far as we know of the 5 main characters only 4 are of Japanese origin and they are: Phoenix, Andromeda, Pegasus and Sirio. However, the question is different for crystal unlike his friends was born in Kohoutek, an original village in Siberia. In fact, according to some information about Saint Seiya Omega, the other bronze knights are also of Japanese origin.
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