Anna Heartfilia is a Mage who is responsible for opening the Eclipse Gate four hundred years ago. She was the teacher of the five Dragon Slayers that were sent to the future in order to eradicate Acnologia. She is a member of the Heartfilia Clan and is considered by Aquarius to be an amazing Celestial Spirit Mage. Zeref described Anna as a kindhearted person who was especially gifted at taking care of others being that she was the caretaker of the Dragon Slayers teaching them how to read and write. When knitting a scarf for Natsu Dragneel Anna is seen smiling cheerfully implying that she enjoys doing favors for other people.