Characters / The Kongoh Family

Tropes Associated With The Kongoh Family

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     The Kongoh Family in General 
  • Badass Family: Even the Teen Idol sister.
  • The Big Guy: Most of them.
  • Half-Human Hybrid: All of the Kongoh children are all half human and half Kongoh.
  • Healing Factor: Kongoh is implied to have one of these, as other characters get beaten up and they take a while to heal. Oyanana even got Put on a Bus he was beaten so badly at one point, whereas Kongoh treats getting hit by a truck as only a flesh wound, and even recovers from it by the end of the battle.
    • After it is revealed that the Kongoh is a species separate from humans and other mammals, this is soon explicitly stated to be part of the Kongoh genes by Hakai Bancho, who was created from them, as he immediately reconnects his severed arm.
  • Horned Humanoid: Turns out their Anime Hair is due to their pointed skulls, as revealed by Kai Kongoh.
    • Rai and Soara are exceptions to this.
  • I Have Many Names: The Kongoh family have been called Daiyoukai, titans and giants, in the past.
  • Large and in Charge: All of the males are this, but especially Homura.
  • Non-Standard Character Design: The Kongoh men are drawn in a much more serious style than the rest of the characters.
  • Not Even Human: All of them are actually a race of gigantic beings that have lived since the time of the dinosaurs. In fact, they are defined as their own class separate from the basic animal classes.
  • Our Giants Are Bigger: Homura, In truth, all of them can do this, but need enhancements to unlock this potential.
  • Super Strength: All of them, to varying degrees.
  • Super Toughness: They can harden their bodies to the consistency of lead, this makes their skin darken in color.
  • Ultimate Life Form: Explicitly described as this, once the truth was revealed.
  • Wrestler in All of Us: Their moves are very much like wrestling finishers, especially Akira's.

     Akira Kongoh

The titular Bancho, Akira's quest is to take down the government's 23 District plan. Always ready to stick up for a friend and therefore stick to his principles, over the course of the series he accumulates a group of friends to help in his plot.

  • Super Strength: To ridiculous levels, his first act of this in the manga is to lift a car with one arm, carrying it into an enemy hideout and then curb-stomping their boss while still holding that car. It only gets crazier from there.

     Takeshi Kongoh

     Homura Kongoh

     Kai Kongo

     Rai Kodoma

     Soara Kongoh