The Gardener is a member of the Akashic Court and tends to the Garden of Mana. It is believed that they watch over and protect the source of all creation and Mana in the Verse. It is said that all life contains a sentient form of Mana known as a soul that animates them and records all thought, memory, and emotion within them. When a life ends their soul and hence Mana returns to the Garden of Mana to be recycled in creation. The functions of the Garden is unknown but is said to be attended to by the Gardener.