- "I see now, yes, you have wonderful eyes. Filled with ambitions and hopes, most striking."
- — Alt
Alt is a character in Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings. Prior to the events of Sophie, he was known as Luard, an alchemist and childhood friend of Plachta.
Atelier Lydie & Suelle
Between the events of Firis and Lydie & Suelle, Meklet and Atomina accidentally fell into the cauldron while doing synthesis and were turned into a younger version of their original form as Luard. Renaming himself "Alt" in memory of his old friend, he moved to Merveille and started an atelier there, quickly gaining a reputation as a young, brilliant alchemist. Upon meeting Lydie and Suelle and hearing about their dreams to make their atelier the greatest in the kingdom, he joins them in their painting exploration travels and offers alchemy advice to him.
Hoping to move on from his past and what he did, he initially hides his identity from everyone until his true name and past are eventually exposed to Lydie and Suelle in Etel Nepica. Because he feel bad about using Eradication Alchemy. With the help of the twins, he eventually manages to reconcile with his past and make amends with Plachta.
As a party member
- Wedge of the Sun - Costs 20 MP. Offensive. Light Fire Damage. Small Area.
- Cause light Fire Damage to enemies in a small area. Inflict additional damage proportionate to the Equipment Effect.
- Sea God's Judgement - Costs 20 MP. Offensive. Light Ice Damage. Single Enemy.
- Cause light Ice damage to a single enemy. Inflict additional damage proportionate to the Equipment Effect.
- Thunderbolt's Wraith - Costs 20 MP. Offensive. Light Lightning Damage. Single enemy.
- Inflict additional damage proportionate to the Equipment Effect.
- Oath of Glass - Costs 30 MP. Tactical. Self Applied.
- Increase Equipment Effect massively but consume a large amount of HP.
- Dwarf Star's Ferocity
- Cause light damage to a single enemy. Inflict additional damage proportionate to the Equipment Effect. Use a skill against the enemy to inflict damage.
- Monthly Censure
- Cause light damage to a single enemy. Inflict additional damage proportionate to the Equipment Effect. Use a skill against all enemies to inflict damage.
- Cedar Dance
- Increase Equipment Effect. Use an effect that increases ATK, DEF, or SPD.
- Alt uses a book as his primary weapon in Lydie & Suelle, mirroring his use of one as an enemy in Sophie.
- Alt feel remorse about using Eradication Alchemy and hurt people after being defeated by Sophie and Plachta.