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Ikaruga ( (いか) (るが) , Ikaruga) is a Platoon Leader in the Third Division of the Defense Force.

Appearance[]

Ikaruga is a man of average height with messy short dark hair and a lightning-shaped notch in the middle of his forehead. He has big wild eyes with thin zigzagged eyebrows.

Personality[]

Ikaruga seems to be a serious and loud person, able to acknowledge someone's skills and support in battle and praising them when needed.

Plot[]

Sagamihara Subjugation Operation Arc[]

During the Sagamihara Subjugation Operation, Ikaruga led his platoon, counting Leno Ichikawa and Iharu Furuhashi, in battle.

Raid on Tachikawa Base Arc[]

While defending Tachikawa Base, Ikaruga was aided by Kafka Hibino, who instructed him on how to defeat wyvern-type kaiju, and led the soldiers at hand to hold back the monsters. He later witnessed as Kafka Hibino transformed into Kaiju No. 8 to save everyone from a Yoju-bomb.

Power & Abilities[]

Overall Abilities: As a Platoon Leader, Ikaruga is inferred to be a top-notch Officer of the Defense Force, able to take on multiple kaiju and guide his men in battle with determination.

Etymology[]

  • The surname Ikaruga contains the kanji for "rash, spots, unevenness, irregularity, speckles/speckled, inconsistency, mottled" (斑) and "pigeon, dove" (鳩).

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Third Division
Captain
Mina Ashiro
Vice-Captain
Soshiro Hoshina
Ebina Platoon
Ebina
Ikaruga Platoon
Ikaruga
Itakura Platoon
Itakura
Nakanoshima Platoon
Nakanoshima
Takao Platoon
Takao
Officers
Akari Minase
Other personnel
Konomi Okonogi
Former members
Aoi Kaguragi · Haruichi Izumo · Iharu Furuhashi · Kikoru Shinomiya · Leno Ichikawa · Kafka Hibino
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