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"I don't get it, Tikki. Just tell me what's going on. Please, who is he?"
"The Great Guardian, and I think the time has come for you to finally meet him."

Marinette and Tikki, "Volpina"

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Master Fu is a healer and the Great Guardian of the Miraculouses. He gives Marinette Dupain-Cheng and Adrien Agreste their Miraculouses to stop Hawk Moth and his villains' evil-doings. With the Turtle Miraculous, when inhabited by Wayzz, Master Fu transforms into a turtle-themed superhero.
He is also the last known remaining guardian from the Order of the Guardians.

Appearance

Physical appearance

Fu is a short Chinese man with dark brown eyes. His hair is gray and he has a mustache and goatee.

Civilian attire

He wears a red Hawaiian shirt with a white hibiscus flower pattern, tan capri pants, and dark brown shoes. The Turtle Miraculous is on his right wrist.

For more of Master Fu's outfits and designs, see Master Fu/Designs.

Personality

Fu is wise, respectful, and gentle. He is dedicated to keeping Miraculouses out of the wrong hands to maintain balance, and he recognizes good heroes as kind, helpful individuals who put others before themselves. While he is serious when it comes to his work as a healer and a guardian, Fu can also be lighthearted, often slightly teasing Marinette. He doesn't consider himself old as believes that he is young, but he is still aware of when he can't fix a major issue himself.

Because of his mistake, he is very cautious about handing out other Miraculouses to the right people. Also, he prefers to keep himself and purpose a secret from Hawk Moth and other people, aware that Hawk Moth may come after him or the Miraculouses in the box if he finds out about him. Usually, he does not allow people whom he has given Miraculous to meet him unless there is a special reason.


Abilities

As a civilian

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Master Fu reading Tikki's energies.

As a healer, Master Fu can improve the health and read the energies of humans and kwamis. One of his methods includes hitting a gong, as seen when he helps Tikki heal from her sickness in "Princess Fragrance".

Additionally, Master Fu is very knowledgeable about the history of the kwamis and the Miraculouses. He explains with strong clarity and insight how kwamis are abstract creatures, how they are formed, the types of abstract ideas and emotions that they are formed from to Marinette in the second issue of Miraculous Adventures.

As he explains in "The Collector", he was trained by the Order of the Guardians, so while his training wasn't finished, he can decipher some of the code in the Miraculous spellbook. His knowledge also extends to some of the Miraculous' powers, explaining the wish-granting power of the Ladybug Miraculous and Cat Miraculous and its consequences to Marinette in "Robustus". However, he acknowledges that some of his understanding of the Miraculouses and their powers is limitied.

As a Miraculous holder

Master Fu's skills and abilities as a Miraculous holder remain unknown, as in "Ladybug & Cat Noir", he is unable to transform due to his hurting back.

Relationships

Wayzz

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Master Fu contemplating Wayzz's news about the Moth Miraculous.

Master Fu and Wayzz work well together, both taking the situation of a Miraculous falling into evil hands very seriously. Although Master Fu disagrees with Wayzz about being too old to defeat Hawk Moth, he agrees with him that he can't stop Hawk Moth alone.

Marinette Dupain-Cheng

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Master Fu trying one of Marinette's macarons.

Master Fu chooses Marinette to wield the Ladybug Miraculous after she unknowingly passes his test by courageously rescuing him from oncoming traffic. When it comes to both her and Adrien, he believes that they are made for each other. Marinette comes to his shop so he can heal Tikki in "Princess Fragrance", where he reminds her to be patient and finds amusement in that she isn't aware that he knows about kwamis and Miraculouses, asking her what kind of cat Tikki is. Master Fu officially reveals himself to Marinette in "Volpina" when she and Tikki visit him to give him the Miraculous spellbook.

Since then, Master Fu is a patient and sage teacher to Marinette, explaining the origins of kwamis and the consequences of their powers to her. He is understanding with her when she doubts telling him the truth about who she got the book from in "The Collector" and she has to leave early to head to the Île aux Cygnes in Miraculous Adventures. However, in "The Collector", he gently notes to her that they need to trust each other in order to defeat Hawk Moth. His faith in her shows when he entrusts her to choose a one-time Miraculous holder in "Sapotis" as long as it is a trustworthy person and she returns the Miraculous afterwards.


Adrien Agreste

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Master Fu being helped up by Adrien.

Master Fu chooses Adrien to wield the Cat Miraculous after he unknowingly passes his test by helping him up when he pretended to have fallen and unable to get up himself. He believes that Adrien and Marinette are made for each other.
In "Sapotis", Master Fu agrees with Marinette when she points out that both she and Cat Noir have been careful to hide their secret identities and use their Miraculouses wisely.


Hawk Moth

Though Master Fu hasn't met Hawk Moth in person, but he's aware of Hawk Moth's existence, he has been determined to stop him and retrieve Nooroo and the Moth Miraculous.
He expects that Hawk Moth wants to use the wish-making power of the combined Ladybug Miraculous and Cat Miraculous, and he doesn't want Hawk Moth to find out about him or the Miraculous jewelry box, making him cautious about taking out other Miraculouses besides the Ladybug and Cat Miraculouses.


History

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Sightings

Episodes

Comics and books


Other


Trivia

Is this Master Fu

First revealed image of Master Fu from a Korean journal.

  • In an old synopsis, Fu is described as the Guardian of the Orb, but Thomas Astruc denounced it as an older concept with him.[3]
  • At a licensing show in Korea, the Ladybug and Cat Noir journals were available. An attendee took a picture of a mysterious figure watching Marinette and Adrien in the park from a journal. When asked who the figure was, Wilfried Pain replied that he is Master Fu.[4]
  • Fu is 186 years old, making him the oldest known human character in the series.
    • His longevity is not linked to his Miraculous, but to his lifestyle.[5]
  • Fu is the only known Miraculous holder to not have been seen transformed.
  • Currently, he is the only human to know the identities of both Ladybug and Cat Noir because he gave them their Miraculouses.
  • Fu will make an appearance in "The Chinese Legend", although his role in the special is unknown.[6]
  • As of "Sapotis", Hawk Moth is aware of Master Fu's existence as a guardian in Paris.


Gallery

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References


ve Characters
Miraculous holders and related characters
Heroes

Marinette Dupain-Cheng/LadybugAdrien Agreste/Cat Noir

Villains

Hawk Moth

Guardians

Master Fu

Kwami

TikkiPlaggNoorooWayzzTrixxPollenDuusuRat kwamiOx kwamiTiger kwamiRabbit kwamiDragon kwamiSnake kwamiHorse kwamiGoat kwamiMonkey kwamiRooster kwamiDog kwamiPig kwami

Previous Miraculous holders

Ancient Chinese Bee Miraculous holderAncient Chinese Cat Miraculous holderAncient Chinese Fox Miraculous holderAncient Chinese Ladybug Miraculous holderAncient Chinese Moth Miraculous holderAncient Chinese Peacock Miraculous holderAncient Egyptian LadybugAncient Egyptian Miraculous holderBọ rùaCernunnosHeraklesHippolytaJeanne d'ArcLa CoccinelleLa MariquitaMicazoyolinMudekudekuTentomushiTomoe Gozen

Future Miraculous holders

CarapaceLe PaonQueen BeeRena RougeUnknown Miraculous holder

Non-Miraculous superheroes
Camilla Hombee/VictoryDoormanKnightowlMajestiaSparrowUncanny ValleyUnnamed superheroes
Villains
Main villains

AkumaHawk MothTrash Krakken

Akumatized villains

AnimanAntibugThe BubblerCopycatDark CupidDarkbladeGamerGuitar VillainHorrificatorThe EvillustratorKung FoodLady WifiThe Magician of MisfortuneThe MimeMr. PigeonThe PharaohPixelatorPrincess FragranceThe PuppeteerReflektaReplayRogercopSanta ClawsSilurusSimon SaysStoneheartStormy WeatherTimebreakerVanisherVolpina

Unknown and/or future villains

BefanaBlack and red villainBlack and white villainCaptain HardrockThe CollectorDark OwlDespair BearFrozerGagotorGigantitanGlaciatorGorizillaMalediktorPink villainPrime QueenQueen WaspRiposteRobustusRossignobleSapotisSmall purple villainStyle QueenTroublemakerVillain with hair sticks

Other characters
Teenagers

AdamAlix KubdelAlya CésaireAurore BeauréalChloé BourgeoisIvan BruelJean DuparcJuleka CouffaineLê Chiến KimLila RossiMax KantéMireille CaquetMylène HaprèleNathaniel KurtzbergNino LahiffePrince AliRose LavillantSabrina Raincomprix

Children

Ella CésaireEtta CésaireKenyaManon Chamack

Adults

Adrien's bodyguardAlec CataldiAndré BourgeoisArmand D'ArgencourtBob RothBreakerButler JeanCaline BustierChrisDoormanFire captainFishermanFred HaprèleGabriel AgresteGhetto BlasterHowardJagged StoneJalil KubdelJørgenKenya's fatherKillabeeMaidMarlena CésaireMetal Face DMrs. AgresteMr. DamoclesMr. KubdelMs. MendeleievNadja ChamackNathalie SancoeurOtis CésairePenny RollingPublic EnemyPrince Ali's chaperoneRoger RaincomprixSabine ChengSanta ClausSarahShaolin SoulSimon GrimaultThéo BarbotTom DupainVincentVincent AzaWang ChengWealthy womanXavier RamierXY

Animals

FangMinor animals

Characters from the past

DarkbladeMage

Future characters

AlbertAnansiAndréArletteAudrey BourgeoisAugustAugust's motherCésaire siblingCharacter in blue clothingChris LahiffeClara ContardGina DupainJuleka's motherKagami TsurugiKagami's motherLaura MaranoLindalee RoseLuka CouffaineMarkovOrder of the GuardiansSabine's motherThomas AstrucVivicaWayem

Non-canon characters
Félix AgresteUnused Quantic Kids members (GavrocheKid MimeMelodieMercury)

Start a Discussion Discussions about Master Fu

  • Master Fu's Longevity

    10 messages
    • Tesshu wrote:Maybe its the Turtle-Kwami who gives Master Fuu his longevity or perphaps some sort of ancient chinese spell that was cast on him...
    • With Hawkmoth now knowing there's a guardian out there, I'm going to ammend my season finale theory: Hawkmoth will temporarily ...
  • Will Master Fu pass on his Miraculous to a successor?

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    • I really hope that not only Nino  gets the Turtle kwami but also that Prince Ali gets the Moth Kwami from Hawkmoth after his defeat at the ha...
    • Wouldn't Master Fu Die if he were to give up his Miraculous; Since it's probably how he's still alive even after 186 years; Si...