It only stands to reason. If the target got here first, they wouldn't call me "One Step Ahead, now, would they?
~ Tengo

The "One Step Ahead" Tengo is a minor villain from the video game Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective. He is one of the assasins working for Commander Sith and a rival of Jeego.


Tengo first appeared in Lynnes apartment, whre he tried to kidnapp Kamila. However, Sissel was able to hide her from him, so he went away.

Later, he appaeared on the junkyard, where he tried to kill Lynne. However, Sissel stopped him by making a wooden box fall on him.

Basic Information


Tengo looks almost excactly like Jeego, however he seems to be a bit younger and wears glasses.


He constantly makes jokes about being always "one step ahead" of everyone else. Tengo is loyal to his country.

Powers and Abilities

Appearantly, he is able to always foresee his target's next steps, which is the reason for his nickname. Tengo is furthermore skilled with guns.