Like Yasuharu Funasaka, Shimura was an avid mecha fan for giant robots and took up official pilot training to be the Morgan's pilot. But after the robot project was scrapped, Shimura's life plunged into a downward spiral to the point where he kept sending harassment eme-mails to stop Morgan and Drew's display in the robot exhibition.
That was when LOGOS replied to his e-mail.
- The name Makoto means "sincerity" (誠).
- Makoto's surname Shimura means "will, purpose" (志) (shi) and "town, village" (村) (mura).