v.2.163 rev.5
main page
russian english
Characters »

Myojin Yahiko

Japanese name: 明神 弥彦
A hotheaded child, Yahiko is arrogant, cheeky, bad-mannered and a user of profanity; he has already bestowed upon himself the title "Tokyo Samurai", as his father was a samurai who died during the Battle of Ueno in the Boshin War, slain at the Keneiji Temple. Because Yahiko respected his parents, he becomes a thief before the start of the series, to pay back their debt. After meeting Kenshin, Yahiko quits working as a thief and begins living with Kaoru and Kenshin, whom he admires. Yahiko's dream is to be as strong as Kenshin so he will be able to protect himself and the people he loves. Despite his young age and his short time of training, as the series continues Kenshin allows Yahiko to fight with him, noting that he is too mature for his age.

As the years go by, Yahiko learns the principles of Kamiya Kasshin-ryū, which matches Kenshin's ideal of saving lives. By the end of the series, Yahiko also admires Sagara Sanosuke and copies his style of adding a tattoo with the Japanese kanji for "evil" to the back of his clothes. Though he often overestimates himself, Yahiko is able to defeat several enemies. In time Yahiko becomes a master swordsman; he grows into a level-headed, contemplative, and caring young man. He has a rival, Tsukayama Yutarō, who is a rich boy tricked into believing his sensei, Isurugi Raijūta, cared about him. And he has a romantic relationship with Sanjō Tsubame, who works at Akabeko (a restaurant where Yahiko also works) as a waitress

Wikipedia

Share it with
Add pictures Images:
Related anime:
Rurouni Kenshin Season 1 TV 95 0 0
Rurouni Kenshin: Seisouhen OVA 2 OVA 2 0 0
Rurouni Kenshin: Ishinshishi e no Requiem Movie 1 Movie 1 0 0
Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan - Shin Kyoto Hen OVA-3 OVA 2 0 0
↓ More ↓ ↑ Less ↑
Related figures:

Rurouni Kenshin Trading Rubber Strap: Myoujin Yahiko

PVC, Media Factory

Rating: 3 | Comments: 0

Rurouni Kenshin Strap Designed by PansonWorks: Myojin Yahiko

ATBC-PVC, Unknown

Rating: 0 | Comments: 0

↓ More ↓ ↑ Less ↑
comments 0 | add a comment  

Only registered users can post comments.
Please log in with your username and password or with the help of other services:

You can also create new account by filling out the form.

Shelf Profile Figures Anime Blog Photos Activity Feedback
Send PM