Device Meister (デバイスマイスター Debaisu Maisutā), commonly shortend to simply Meister (Ger. "master"), is a qualified Device engineer. It is not to be confused with "Master", a generic term used by some Devices (e.g. Raising Heart) to address their users.
Individuals known to have constructed more than one Device include:
- Mariel Atenza (Sacred Heart, Schwertkreuz, etc.)
- Shario Finieno (Mach Caliber, Strada, Blitz Caliber, etc.)
- Reinforce Zwei (Book of the Azure Sky, Asteion, etc.)
- Jail Scaglietti (Boomerang Blade, Stealth Jacket, Gun Knuckle, etc.)
- Hayate Yagami (Star Saber, Asteion, Reinforce Zwei, etc.)
Uses of the termEdit
- In the epilogue of A's, Rein calls Hayate "Meister". Originally it was thought to be an alternative term for "Master", but it is now believed that Rein refers Hayate to as her own creator at that moment.
- In the online summary of StrikerS episode 13, it is explained that "Meister" refers to the creator of a Device, as it states "Agito does not have any memories about her 'Meister', i.e. her creator, nor does she have a 'Lord', i.e. a unison partner."
- In ViVid chapter 12, Brunzel calls Lutecia "Meister".
- In ViVid chapter 25, Star Saber calls Hayate "Meister".
- In MOVIE 1st THE COMICS chapter 3, Bardiche calls Rynith "Meister".
- In the 11th TVCM (television commercial) of The MOVIE 2nd A's, Agito also calls Hayate "Meister".