Ludger is the main character in Tales of Xillia 2. He makes friends with Jude and company, as well as the little girl Elle, and embarks on a journey to find the sacred land of Canaan.
He is a descendant of the sage Kresnik. Ludger is a very talented cook.
Ludger makes full use of ToX2's Weapon Shift system, utilizing dual quickblades, dual 9mm, and a large sledgehammer. He also has a mysterious "Gaikaku" or "Corpse Shell" form wherein his physical power and senses are hightened, which also drags him and enemies into an alternate dimension battlefield.