- "The Chancellor of the Order of the One True Way and does not shy away from using his army to expand the reach of the Order."
- —Suikoden Tierkreis Digital Artbook Description
Valfred is the primary antagonist of Suikoden Tierkreis and is the Chancellor of The Order. He is responsible for founding The Order of the One True Way and the arrival of The One King towards the game's end.
Valfred was once a young husband in a loving family, including his wife and two children. He live a happy life together with his family, but when the first fusion of the world occurred, he lost his family. Deeply heart-broken by this tragedy, he somehow learned of The One King and willing to do anything to bring back the perpetual days with his family.
With the help of the Scribes, he obtained the True Chronicle, which allowed him to predict future disasters. Through his clairvoyant-like ability, he soon established The Order of the One True Way and dominated many towns and villages.
Valfred is very cunning and charismatic. He will only believe his own beliefs and is willing enough to use military force to force others to believe as well. He is also very ambitious, as he will do nearly anything just to reach his goal.