- "We're forgotten in times of Peace. It's only when war looms that people remember we exist."
- —Leon Silverberg, Suikoden II
A Military Strategist's job is to plan out attacks and counter attacks for an army. Their ability to adjust to situations is what allows an army to succeed in battles. Noted strategists include:
- Leon Silverberg - Suikoden
- Mathiu Silverberg - Suikoden
- Apple - Suikoden, Suikoden II & Suikoden III
- Shu - Suikoden II
- Klaus Windamier - Suikoden II
- Caesar Silverberg - Suikoden III
- Albert Silverberg - Suikoden III
- Elenor Silverberg - Suikoden IV
- Agnes - Suikoden IV
- Tanya - Suikoden IV
- Lucretia Merces - Suikoden V
- Lelei - Suikoden V
- Liu-Shen - Suikoden Tierkreis
- Regius - Woven Web of a Century
Strategist almost always meet the leader of their army in the War Room.
The Silverbergs are known to be the family of strategists.