In the novel and manga, he is member of Kiriyama’s street gang and is incredibly narcissistic. Wishing the person to be one of her friends, her luck fails as Mitsuko discovers the phone. They take in Shuya and prepare a stew. Aki Maeda portrays Noriko in the film adaptations. Kamon himself bet 20, yen on Kazuo Kiriyama as the winner. Shogo ultimately kills him by shooting and detonating his collar.

In the building, three men paid her mother to gang rape her and videotaped the events. Hiroki delivers Shuya and brings him in. A kleptomaniac who tried to gain her mother’s attention, and was in change transferred to Shikanotoride, Mifune hangs out with Kazumi and Ai as part of the delinquent girls, but doesn’t feel a particular friendship towards them. Shogo also carries a photo of him and Keiko in all versions. In the film, Hirono confronts Mitsuko. The two killed each other. Was hit by that landmine-chain. Taguchi felt that timing contributed to the ranking as a Kawada-centered story appeared at the time of the poll.

Hiroki and Kayoko both assume that he is dead.

Luckily, Shuya and Taku survive, and reunite with their allies in Afghanistanand go their separate ways. Showing hatred for a government official sbogo illegal, so Sakamochi orders him to be fired at by the government men standing nearby. Yuko, however, thinks Shuya intentionally killed Tatsumichi Oki, even though it was an accident. The Death by “collar-detonation” was averted by a Wild Seven-Member, who shot Sanae before the collar could explode. However Kazuo picks up on this and easily dodges jumping over his gunfire, he then launches a counter-attack and shoots Toshinori in the groin syogo times, killing him.

In the film, Yuko hears Shuya struggling with the door after he hears loud noises.

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Kayoko comes over to comfort Hiroki in a loving moment, but Kazuo arises. He has invaded the headquarters with the others, but then died in a “shooting spree” with the Wild Seven Members.

He is also overtly lecherous. At one point in the movie, he saves her life from Mitsuko Souma by scaring Mitsuko. In the manga during flashbacks, Mitsuko and her gang prostitute themselves to get money. His uncle later died although Shinji suspects that he was murdered by the government for being a spy. One of the best friends of Taku.


One of the students who dies before the game even starts, together with Kazumi, hence they’re in a team. Shinji deeply admires sticking up for the weak, and the two become best friends. It is hinted that Takako may have been in love with Hiroki, asking him if they could have been more than friends.

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In the novel she also says that Yuko is ‘different’. Yutaka collapses while Shinji runs into the farmhouse for cover, having been severely injured himself. In the film Keita Iijima is also part of his group. Also in the book, Yukata Shinji’s best mvoie has a crush on her and is dismayed when she is one of the first to be killed.

Then Sakaguchi suogo suddenly pick on Kiriyama for reading a book about judo in class; Sakaguchi got defeated in the first round and was humiliated again, so he mpvie Kiriyama hard in the face in round two. In the original novel, Shuya develops an anger and feels remorseless when he kills soldiers on the boat. When the rest of his family rejected him, Shuya was put in an orphanage. Horrified and traumatized by this torture, Sakaguchi resigned immediately, and Kazuo Kiriyama became infamous from that point on.

The novel describes Hiroki as “reserved” and as having a “tall, lanky body. When Kazuo enters the farm coop where Shinji and Yutaka were hiding in, Shinji detonates the bomb in the coop in an attempt to kill Kazuo. Later, she joins up with several other girls and hides in an abandoned lighthouse. Yukata is shot numerous times in the side of the head before he has time to react.

While Yuko is preparing soup for Shuya, she slips potassium cyanide into it. In the novel, Megumi ends the call and hears Mitsuko enter the house. Hirono accuses Mitsuko of killing Megumi, Yoshimi, and Yoji, pimping Yoshimi, and stealing Hirono’s boyfriend while Mitsuko had sexual intercourse with other men. Takami felt that Kawada would have received first place even if a Kawada-centered story had not appeared on the same pages as the poll.


After arriving on the island, and after the ammunition was dropped, she ran into a forbidden zone and peed herself in fear. Tragically, this fate befalls Sho with the sheer force of the explosion decapitating him which kills him straightaway. Being repeatedly violated in her youth shaped Mitsuko into a manipulative young woman with a twisted child’s psyche.

After Jun gets shot in the “shooting spree” that happened in the headquarters-hall, her collar and almost all collars of the others, too set off, but although Shuya ordered then to activate the [[EMP]], it came too late, and her collar went off, killing her.

After Miki get killed by her collar because of panicking he wanted to solo-battle the Wild Seven, but just after a few shots he received a headshot. In the manga, it is clear that Yuko has an extremely high paranoia level Shuya pointed out that she was crying when everyone awakened on the island. The book says that Kazushi shoots him in the back of the neck accidentally after panicking.

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In the manga he does the same, but doesn’t make her scream into the megaphone. In the film, he is one of a group of students who bully Kiriyama; he dies with the group. Shuya survives the contest and escapes. When he screams at her to stop, she drives her scythe into his throat just as he reaches climax, believing that he betrayed her trust by saying it hurt.

Was hit by that landmine-chain. They assume he is dead. The manga version presents a significantly more violent fight on Niida’s part, giving him a better moviee of actually killing Takako before he dies. This forces the government to initiate a new BR Act, called BR II, which sends a single 9th grade class to a terrorist base in order to terminate the threats, with the targeted terrorist being Shuya.