|Name in Japanese||真壁 楓|
|Romaji Translation||Makabe Kaede|
|Debut (Anime)||Episode 13|
|Appears in||Light Novel, Anime|
|Voice Actor (Japanese)||Matsuoka Yoshitsugu|
Kaede Makabe (真壁 楓, Makabe Kaede?) is a second year student of Chiba Benten High School and a member of the school's Games Research Club. He appears to act as an assistant to the club's president Gennosuke Miura, and has once became the club representative in the school's club recruitment day.
Compared to the other members of the Games Research Club, Makabe is approachable and friendly. He also knows about Gennosuke's long career as a student.During the club's welcoming party for its newest members, Sena exposes her nature as a fujoshi and confesses that she once fantasized about him being sexually assaulted by other male club members. This unsettles him to the point of fainting on the spot.