| Taiki Kou |
|Aliases:||Sailor Star Maker|
Tokyo, Japan (briefly)
Idol, student, Sailor Starlight
Seiya Kou, Yaten Kou, Princess Kakyuu
|Birthdate:||May 30 (♊)|
|Manga:||Act 50 Stars 1|
Taiki Kou is one of the members of the Three Lights idol group, and is the civilian identity of Sailor Star Maker..
Nomenclature & Etymology
The name "Taiki Kou" means "atmospheric light" (taiki kou).
Taiki has a typical poker face, long brown hair tied into a ponytail and long fingers. She has brown eyes.
As a member of the Three Lights, she wears a light green shirt with a blue tie and a light brown coat with a white rose.
Sailor Star Maker is the tallest of the Sailor Starlights. She has long brown hair tied into a ponytail, identical to the other Starlights. She has brown eyes.
Her sailor fuku, identical to the other Starlights, is a navy-blue two-piece outfit, consisting of a bikini-like top and hotpants. She wore knee-length boots and elbow-length gloves. She wore a golden beaded tiara, beaded belts on her waist and golden star earrings. Her secondary colour was violet. She also wore three studded violet chokers and a pair of arm protectors on her upper arms.
Taiki is a tenth grader at Juuban High School and is the most intelligent among the trio, beating Ami Mizuno in exams and gaining the highest scores. Taiki is the only one among the trio who genuinely enjoys her disguise, as well as the high school she attends. She is a member of the Literature Club and enjoys poetry.
According to Naoko Takeuchi, she gives the impression of a "cool, reticent Setsuna", but is not very understandable. Although she has good eyesight, she wears glasses at times.
Taiki Kou can transform into Sailor Star Maker by uttering the words Maker Star Power, Make Up!
- The Materials' Collection shows that Taiki and Setsuna are about the same height.
- In the Mixx manga, her name was changed to Taiki Lights.
- In the anime, she seems to be a rival of Ami Mizuno.