|Home world:||Earth (ULTRAMAN Manga Universe)|
|Series:||ULTRAMAN 2011 Manga|
|First appearance:||ULTRAMAN chapter 8|
|Number of appearances||TBA|
A detective investigating strange murders, Endo (遠藤?) is pulled of the case by the SSSP. Unwilling to be pushed aside, he eventually delves into a previously unknown world of aliens on Earth.
The detective in charge of investigating a series of murders. The veteran detective and his partner Kurata were baffled as how the strange murders could have been committed, before they could continue any further, they were called of the case by the SSSP's agents lead by Moroboshi . Infuriated by his dismissal and perplexed that the old organization was somehow still around, Endo voiced his displeasure with the situation to his partner as they drove down a highway. Coming upon a traffic accident Endo tried help a trapped truck driver, but his partner held him back on the premise it was to dangerous. Both were surprised when Shinjiro landed in front of them in his Ultraman Suit and rescued the bus driver from a fire by slicing of his side of the compartment. The two immediately began to question the young boy and Endo spotted the SSSP crest on the suit. When the young boy took of he declared that it was not an ultraman they had just seen.
After that, Endo became fixated on finding out what the SSSP was hiding from the public and later returned to the scene of the latest murder with Kurata, the pair found nothing other than the fact that the victim was clearly a big fan of the idol Rena Sayama, something that troubled Endo, although he did not say why. Leaving the scene, Endo spotted the disguised four eyed alien, who immediately turned around and ran off when Endo called to him. The two detectives ran after the alien, catching up to it only because it was hit by a car. Endo finally got his answer as he looked down at the unconscious alien and saw his face, although in their shock the alien got away. Later on, Endo spoke with Kurata explaining that the suspect was an alien, and declared he had to investigate the matter even more.
Later on, he rushed to the hospital after he heard his daughter Rena was caught in the battle. He was relieved to see she was alright and neither of them noticed the four eyed alien watching them.
Sometime later Endo and his partner Kurata prepared a trap for the serial killer, staying in an old derelict apartment, they posted a message on a forum and waited for the alien to show. Unknown to them, they were being monitored by the SSSP.
Endo and Kurata expected the little four eyed alien instead they were attacked by Alien Bris whose exoskeleton made him immune to bullets. They were saved unexpectedly by the arrival of Moroboshi in his Ultraman Suit who forced the alien out of the apartment. The two watched the fght until environment damage from the fight forced them to leave.
Later after another victim of the serial killer was found, they pair ventured out at night, called there by unknown individual, who turned out to be Bemular. The alien told him that most of his theory about the case was wrong leaving Kurata and Endo was crying for reasons unknown.
Later, Endo met with Bemular again who told him that Rena was in danger. Resolved to stop the threat on his daughter, Endo and his partner went backstage at her concert and apprehended Alien Igaru, who ultimately escaped, but not before telling him that 'he' was not the one targeting Rena.
- Endo and Kurata are the first characters introduced in the manga that normal humans not related to the SSSP.
- Endo and Rena are the only parent child relationship shown in the Manga besides Shin and Shinjiro.
- Despite his distrust of Shinjiro's Alter Ego, he is apparently a fan of the Original Ultraman, which may tie into his dislike of the 'small Ultraman'.
- Endo's personal name was first said by Bemular. This reveal is not for a secret, as in Japanese and most western cultures, most people are referred to by their family name. Their first name is used only by someone they are close with, or to differentiate them from someone else with the same last name.
- Yosuke's dislike of the 'Fake Ultraman' as he sees it, stems from his great respect for the original Ultraman. Said respect comes from the fact that he was saved by Ultraman as a child.
|ULTRAMAN Manga Characters|
|Ultraman Factor||Shinjiro Hayata | Shin Hayata|
|Ultramen||Ultraman | Shin Hayata | Shinjiro Hayata | Dan Moroboshi | Seiji Hokuto|
|SSSP||Dan Moroboshi | Mitsuhiro Ide | Ed | Akiko Fuji
|Secondary Characters||Endo | Kurata | Rena Sayama | Jack | Pigmon's Friends | Seiji Hokuto | Kotaro | Ultraman
|Star Cluster Alliance||Ed | Mephisto Ambassador | Adad | Alien Awazo|
|Aliens||Bemular | Ed | Alien Adacic | Alien Igaru | Red | Alien Kadder | Alien Bris | Adad | Yapool | Mephisto Ambassador | Biological Weapons | Yuko Minami | Ace Killer Squad | Alien Awazo|
|Ace Killer Squad||Ace Killer | Alien Nepenthes | Alien Woovelve|