Taro Tate (水原太郎 Mizuhara Tarō) is a recurring character from the Original Series, consisting of Beyblade: 2000, Beyblade: V-Force and Beyblade: G-Revolution. He is Max Tate's father and later his daughter Charlotte Tate in Bakuten Shoot Beyblade: Rising.

Personality & Characteristics

Taro lives in Japan and owns a Beyhobby shop with a Beyblade dish on the floor below it. He is generally jovial and generous, as he helps Tyson, Max and the other Bladebreakers with their beyblades.


Judy Tate

Taro married an American woman. However, Judy's work prevented her returning with her husband and son to Japan. The two are still on good terms as they have a daughter in Bakuten Shoot Beyblade: Rising.

Max Tate

Taro Tate is Max's father. When Taro moved to Japan, Max went with him.