|Birth Date||c.1920 (Aged 17 by 1937)|
|Affiliation||Lanseal Military Academy|
|Role||Lanseal cadet (former)|
Army squad commander
|Valkyria Chronicles 2|
- "I'm fighting for Lanseal to keep my town safe."
- —Reiner Tristan, Valkyria Chronicles 2
Valkyria Chronicles 2
Reiner applied to join Lanseal to fight the rebels, in order to keep his home and his family safe. He likes climbing and physical training. Old friends with rebel soldier, Sigrid, they both have a strong sense of justice and played War as kids. Reiner later persuaded Sigrid to desert the rebels.
After the end of the Gallian Civil War, Reiner joined the army and now leads a squad called the "Muscle Heads," filled with brawny members.
Freshmen Cadet Guide
A patriotic cadet who was built to become a Lancer with his sturdy body frame. Inconsistency in his attacks can be compensated by his defensive abilities, but it is ultimately something he needs to improve. But when there are multiple tanks sited, there should be no hesitation calling him to order a quick tank busting duty to neutralize the field.
- Class G lancer. Joined to fight the rebels. Likes climbing and physical training.
- Old friends with rebel Sigrid. Both have a strong sense of justice and played War as kids.
- Joined army. He leads a squad called the "Muscle Heads," filled with brawny members.
- Reiner's Resolve
- Forgotten Vows
- Base stats
- Max stats
- Child of Nature - Paved areas feel strange and cold, leading to discomfort and lowering defense.
- Camaraderie - Likes overcoming challenges with allies, raising evasive skills.
- Tank Killer - Never fought a tank that can't be taken down. Raises attack power against armored targets.
- Peace in Gallia - An oath to protect Gallia and commitment to that task raises firing accuracy. (Unlocked after completing Reiner's classmate mission, Fighting Friends).
|"All right, folks! Everyone follow me!"|
|"I'll protect you with all I've got. We're all going home alive!"|
|"Let's get started!"|
|"Okay, my turn!"|
|Killing a foe|
|"That one's down!"|
|"I see one!"|
|"Let me help!"|
|"We go together!"|
|"Avan! Let's go!" (Avan)|
|"You and me, Sigrid!" (Sigrid)|
|"I'm with you, Alexis!" (Alexis)|
|"Leave it to me, Franca!" (Franca)|
|"Something just feels off." (Child of Nature)|
|"Man, I love you guys!" (Camaraderie)|
|"The harder the challenge, the more pumped up I get!" (Tank Killer)|
|"I swear to protect Gallia's peace!" (Peace to Gallia)|
|"I can eat a tank whole!"|
|"I'm on fire today!"|
|Healed by Ragnaid|
|Rescuing an Ally|
|"Medic! Come as fast as you can!"|
|After Medic Visit|
|"Don't die, Avan! You're stronger than this!" (Avan)|
|"Sigrid! Did you forget our oath?!" (Sigrid)|
|"Franca! Try to stay strong!" (Franca)|
|"Alexis! The battle is not over yet!" (Alexis)|
|"Gotta keep moving."|
|"I can't lose here."|
|"So... this is the end."|
|"Sorry, guys. I wanted to... help beat the rebels."|
|Revived by Medic|
|"Woo, you've saved me!"|
|"Ugh... I'm off my game!"|
- As stated in Crossing Swords, Reiner shows an interest in fencing.
- As stated in Melon Temptation, watermelons are Reiner's favorite.
|Core Members||Aliasse | Avan | Cosette | Lavinia | Zeri|
|Scout||Chloe | Helmut | Lotte | Melissa | Nichol | Sigrid|
|Shocktrooper||Anisette | Erik | Franca | Marion | Nahum | Pete|
|Lancer||Coleen | Jugin | Noel | Reiner | Rene | Vario|
|Engineer||Heinz | Magari | Randy | Raymond | Sofia | Vicky|
|Armor Tech||Alexis | Inghild | Jamill | Joachim | Mischlitt | Morris|
|Extras||"Ali" | "Cosette" | "Zeri" | Aisha | Alicia | Alicia (TV) | Edy | Eleanor | Emile | Emilia | Faldio | Homer | Hubert | Isara | Jann | Juliana | Julius | Karl | Largo | Leon | Lynn | Marina | Maximilian | Mintz | Oscar | Ramal | Rosie | Selvaria | Susie | Welkin | Zaka|