Seitaro Takamine (高嶺清太郎, Takamine Seitarō) is Kiyo Takamine's father and Hana Takamine's husband. He is a professor at a university in England, where he teaches archaeology. Seitaro was the one who found Zatch Bell in the forest almost dying. He was worried about Kiyo being a smart aleck, so he sent Zatch to teach him a lesson. He is a friend with Professor D'artagnan .
Dark Lord Baltro Beaten! Episode
Seitaro was captured by Steng, But Zatch and Kiyo go to Dark Lord Baltro Castle to save his father.
Seitaro finding Zatch in the woods in England on the cover title of chapter 1 of the manga.