Papus is one of the Travelers belonging to the Genius faction. He is one of the main antagonists of volume 9, along with Rasphuia. He reprises that role in volume 11, taking on the disguise of a woman named Youren, claiming to be a fellow Ancient to Elias Hackblade and pitting him against the amnesiac Krusty.
- Ningyo (ニンギョ)
- A skill of Papus' that spreads the Words of Death to Ancients and Landers, causing them to believe that they are nothing but personality software and purposeless puppets.
- The term is derived from the name of traditional Japanese dolls, which is spelled 人形.