Now, let's go folks! Let's roll through the missions like we're crazy!
~ Emon-5

Emon • 5 (エモン • 5?) is one of the first characters presented in the original Otomedius, and the only male character of the game.


He's based on Goemon, the main character of the Ganbare Goemon series. He pilots the Xel Viper.

Emon • 5 was replaced by Arnval after he went kicked out. He also shares movesets with Arnval. However, his wingwoman, Emon • 8, refuses to take avenge with the G Organization due of his missing appearance in the sequel.

He was voiced by Daisuke Namikawa.

Initial weaponry


  • S = Speed
  • M = Flying Torpedo
  • O = Formation Option
  • D = Reverse
  • L = Twin Laser
  • ? = Force Field



  • Originally, Emon • 5 was to be in Otomedius Excellent, but was taken out due to collision detection issues.
  • Emon • 5's name specifically switch the "Go" into Five after his name taken in Japanese, originally named Goemon.
  • Emon's Xel Viper is based from Thunder Cross's M-45 fighter.
  • This is the first male Otomedius character that can only use as playable in the first game.
  • Emon's personality is same as the original Goemon, however he speaks too much taboo words in a despite language to the Angel Squadron when it comes of disappointing conversations.
  • Emon's DLC BGMs are based from the Thunder Cross series, such as "First Attack", "Great Battleship", "Aquarium" and "Skywalker".

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Main Characters Aoba AnoaErul TronEmon • 5MadokaDiol TweeTita NiumEsmeraldaPoini CoonArnvalStrarfGesshi HanafuumaKokoro Belmont
Supporting Characters OperettaPrincess IreneKonami LadyEmon • 8Pastel
Antagonists ElizaTiti XIVYoshikoGofer SistersMeta LiumNeko SenchoT.B. RikaRyukotsukiShiori FujisakiRuby and CobaltDark Force
Otomedius / Gorgeous stages San Salvador IslandTokyoCanadian RockiesEaster IslandAlexandriaAntarcticaValhalla
Otomedius Excellent stages The Big WaveMidnight TetranSpelunker of HellThe Ancient BacterianThe Return of Cosmic WarDark Force's Ambition Part 1Dark Force's Ambition Part 2Dark Force's Ambition Part 3Skills to the TestMessage from Emon-5The Reunion
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