|Role||Officer and member of the Imperial Army|
Maxim (マクシム Makushimu?) is a young military officer in the Rus Empire's Imperial Army who was handpicked by Emperor Claudius. He was the second prince of a nation who was conquered by Rus Empire, called Ipseria.
Prior to the events of the game, Maxim was known as Prince Laertes, prince of the Kingdom of Ipseria. Following Emperor Klaudiusz's invasion of Ipseria and the deaths of Laertes's parents, he is taken prisoner by the Ruzi Empire and is experimented upon with augmentation.
He was born in Empire territory and became a young soldier when he was selected for military officer training by Emperor Claudius himself. He is able to use Magic Arts of overwhelming power as the result of a Ragnite implant experiment.