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Hai Yo

"Cooking is more than technique!! At first, I came here just so I could hide from you. But after I started cooking for these nice people, I realized something. I realized that I could help these good people if I served them good food... that I could ease their burdens just a little bit. Cooking isn't about technique!! It's about caring and giving!! That's why I don't need a recipe to be a great chef!!"

Hai Yo (ハイ・ヨー; Hai Yoo) is the Chizou Star in Suikoden II.



Hai Yo is one of the four master chef's from the Black Dragon Clan and he is also known as Seiryu. He escaped along with Moon Bird Recipe, causing him to be pursued by the chef's of the Black Dragon Clan.





During the Dunan Unification War, he went to Dunan Castle and joined the New State Army. While he was at the castle he opened up a restaurant so he could cook and sell food to others. One day the Black Dragon Clan learned of his whereabouts and went to Dunan Castle to challenge him in a Cook-off Minigame. Hai Yo along with the help of Riou defeated all of the followers and the other masters of the Black Dragon Clan. After the war, he returned to Black Dragon Island to lay flowers on the grave of his dearly beloved Shun Min.

Role in the Game

Find Hai Yo in your castle after the events in Two River, he should be on a balcony the opposite direction of the mountain view, where Yoshino does laundry. Once you find him, talk and choose the first option to have him join.

Hai Yo opens and manages a restaurant at the HQ.

For most of the game, Hai Yo's stat will all be under average to average, and he'll be forced into the front line due to his S range, making him a bad choice most of the time. However, in the later game he should open a 3rd rune slot allowing you to customize him more, along with a free weapon slot and 3 accessories slot open. With the right set up he can then become a powerhouse, dealing more damage than the likes of Pesmerga. This, however, will require a lot of training and diversion of rare resources toward him that would probably best used on Killey or Sheena who will fill that heavy powerhouse even better due to their superior natural stats.

Weapon Type: Wok
Weapon Range: S
Weapon Starting Level: 4

Weapon Growth
Name Wok Dragon Wok Blue Dragon Wok
Level 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Strength 5 6 8 11 14 17 33 40 47 56 66 76 89 124 145 165

  • Head - None
  • R. Hand - None
  • L. Hand - None

Character Statistics
HP 748
LVL 1 8
LVL 2 4
LVL 3 2
LVL 4 1
LVL 99 ATK 121
EX 999 DEF 143
STR 286 PDF 220
SKL 126 MDF 124
MAG 122 SPD 180

Default Equipment
Helmet Leather Hat
Armor Leather Coat
Shield [none]
Other 1 BBQ Meat Bun (x9)
Other 2 Fried Fish Balls (x4)
Other 3 Wooden Shoes

Recommended Equipment
Helmet -
Armor -
Shield [none]
Other 1 -
Other 2 -
Other 3 -

Hai Yo has no known unite attacks.

Richmond's Investigations

Name:Hai Yo
From: Black Dragon Island
Position: Rearguard

Note: None

"I don't know the details, but he's on the run from something they call the


"That secret 'Blue Moon Bird Recipe' of his is for some kind of food that will

make anybody who eats it happy. But I'm not too sure how it works..."

"It's kinda sad...... He was betrothed to a girl who was later killed. Before

she died, he made her some kinda promise."

  • Please come!!!
Hello!!! Please come to the restaurant! I will make something special for you!!!

Hai Yo is the one participating in the Cook-off Minigame.

Hai Yo's Recipe List and Location


  • If Hai Yo's cooking quest is not finished, the ending of his story is, He continued his wandering in order to avoid being caught by the "organization."


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