The character page for Air Master.
Aikawa MakiThe main character, a quiet schoolgirl standing around 6' who just loves fighting.
- Berserk Button: ANYTHING bad being done to her friends, especially Mina.
- Blood Knight
- Boobs of Steel: Quite busty as well as strong.
- Broken Bird
- Huge Schoolgirl
- Idiot Hero
- Kick Chick
- Marshmallow Hell: To Mina at least, it's Heaven!
- Oblivious to Love: Mina, Shinnosuke, and Juiletta all have a thing for her. However, she seems to find love too forgien or is just not really looking for a relation. She has oddly teased Sakiyama about oweing her a kiss.
Nakanotomi Mina.A girl from a wealthy family who hangs out with the rest of the main cast despite going to a different school
- Big "NO!": Virtually her Catchphrase in the manga.
- D-Cup Distress: She's embarrassed by the attention her breasts bring her.
- Gag Boobs 103 cm/ 40.5 inches!
- Gainax Bounce: Especially in the end credits.
- Use Your Head: When Julietta tried to take Maki, she full on headbutt him, this is possibly the first time she actually ATTACKS someone.
Takigawa YuuThe tanned-skin lead of the bunch. Normally seen with Michiru.
- Dark-Skinned Blond
- Informed Ability: Michiru mentions Yuu knows karate. However, she never shows this off much due to Maki being the muscle.
- Jerkass: Poor Mina!
- Those Two Guys: With Michiru.
Kawamoto MichiruYuu's best friend.
Renge:The shortest yet loudest of the bunch. Serves as the main commentator.
- Balloon Belly: Due to being the biggest eater.
- Big Eater
- Cute, but Cacophonic: She's cute, but loud as hell.
- Hidden Depths: Seems to have psychic powers, able to locate her friends from across town.
- Marshmallow Hell: A frequent recipient either to her delight or dismay.
- Morality Pet: To Sakiyami Kaori.
- Strong Family Resemblance: She has two little sisters that look exactly like her.
Tokita ShinnosukeFirst appeared: Ch 6 (episode 3 in the anime). Fights with a sectioned staff.
- All Love Is Unrequited: He has a crush on Maki, not that she's either aware of it or reciprocates it.
- Defeat Means Friendship: With Maki.
- Dogged Nice Guy: With Maki (again).
- Drunken Boxing: Learns this after Tsukio broke his staff.
- Green-Eyed Monster: He can be seen just as jealous as Mina during Episode 6, where everyone thought Maki's father was her lover.
- Heroic BSoD: Gains a temporary one after Tsukio managed to rid him of his tri-section staff.
- Put on a Bus: Immediately following the pro-wrestling arc, Shinnosuke travels to India to grow stronger, stating he won't return until he's stronger than Maki. He gets a brief cameo in Episode 26, where he is about to fight a massive tiger, but otherwise is not seen.
- Unwanted Harem: Yuu and Michiru both want him.
Sakiyama KaoriAspiring supermodel. Her first encounter was when Maki & friends inadvertantly ruined Kaori's photoshoot
- Butt-Monkey Ah! poor Kaori, can't seem to catch a break, can she?
- Boobs of Steel: Looks quite busty despite measuring 86cm/34inches & she can kick a decent amount of ass.
- Handicapped Badass: Deaf in one ear.
- Large Ham
- No Indoor Voice
- Screaming Warrior
Maki's younger half-sister. Wants to show she can be as good as her father and Maki.
A BMX-themed fighter who has a crush on Mina
- All Love Is Unrequited: Has a large crush on Mina, but she only has eyes for Maki.
- Improbable Weapon User: His bike.
- Marshmallow Hell: Repeatedly, courtesy of Mina in the Black-Suited Gentleman Arc.
Saeki ShiroMaki and Miori's dad. Owns a gym and a bit of a bumbling father.
- Defeat Means Friendship: A bit of a subversion. He was defeated by Julietta to keep him from Maki but does hang out with him sometimes. He does however constantly warn Julietta he can't have Maki.
- Papa Wolf: Does generally care for his daughters.
- Teen Pregnancy: Was 15 when Maki was born.
- The Worf Effect: Not as bad as Tsukio or Lucha but sometimes.
LuchamasterA mask wearing Lucha-themed brawler
- Large Ham: Is he ever!
- Rousing Speech: Tends to give these, especially due to his large harm tendencies.
- The Worf Effect: Has been defeated by a few people during the course of the series.
Minaguchi YukiRanked the 4th strongest in the rankings. Yuki fights with sharp nails. was the first person to outrightDEFEAT MAKI.
- Armor-Piercing Slap: Does this to SAKIYAMA KAORI; taking her down with a single slap.
- Early-Bird Cameo: See the woman in the intro who has Maki by the face? Thats Yuki.
- Femme Fatalons: Her nails are her main weapon, the cuts left by them are on par with razors.
- Let's Get Dangerous!: Maki ends up making her do this. As a result, she gets serious and quickly becomes the scariest foe Maki has ever faced since JULIETTA
- Rival Team Up: Teams up with Maki to fight the Eternal. Is eventually defeated which leaves Maki to fight alone.
- The Stoic: She's almost always emotionless.
- Not So Stoic: While she never yells or loses her cool, Maki knows she loves to fight.
- Wham Shot: Manages to break Maki's signature Air Spin Driver, much to everyone's surprise.
Sakamoto JuliettaMaki's stalker, known for his freakish strength and works as a ghost writer.
- Abhorrent Admirer: Claims he will marry Maki.
- Hopeless Romantic: A dark and twisted version. His obsession with Maki manifests as frantic behavior and poetic hyperbole, and he violently lashes out at some girls who offer him sexual services for money, warning them he doesn't hold back on people who "play around with love".
- Rape as Drama: Has tried to rape Maki twice. He came close the second time as signaled by her struggles but was stopped by a well-placed kick to the groin.
- Super Strength: His main style is simply strong kicks that seem completely nonchalant to most people. Capable of sending people through walls, roofs, and kick a man into a building from across the street.
- Stalker with a Crush
- Would Hit a Girl: Besides fighting Maki, he has no qualms about battering teenage girls who try to make him their sugar daddy. He coldly states that anyone who cheapens or plays around with "love" will receive no mercy from him.
Sanpaigita KaiA pro wretler who fights similar to Maki. Wants to fight her again after being defeated by her once.
- Can't Catch Up: Wants to fight Maki again but has a worse win-loss record than her.
- Friendly Rival: Is one of Maki's kinder "rivals" because the loss doesn't effect her much.
- Offscreen Moment of Awesome: Defeats Sakiyama and her former trainer in a tag-team match.
- The Worf Effect: In her introductory arc, she fights Maki to a standstill, only losing due to technical submission. During the Fukamichi Ranking arc, she loses to Kinjiro (granted, she did only lose narrowly), someone Maki beat with only a bit of difficulty.
Taketsugu TsukioA construction worker whose the resident Butt-Monkey.
- Calling Your Attacks: When he did, it made him seem like an Expy of Kenshiro.
- Heterosexual Life-Partners: With Reichi.
- Iron Butt Monkey: He can hold his own in a fight, but hes not just almost dirt poor and easily ignored.
- Rapid-Fire Fisticuffs: Using a jackhammer so much allowed him to throw an onslaught of punches. The speed and strength allowed him to punch holes in a wall.
- The Worf Effect: Lost at least 3-4 times during the series run; he usually loses to opponents about to face Maki to show their strength, only for Maki to beat them with ease; showing her growth over the course of the series.
The League of Black-suited Gentlemen
A gang from Hokkaido that menace Maki's friends from Ep 9-11
- Adapted Out: Kinjiro develops feelings for Maki due to her being different from other girls in the manga, in the anime, this is not mentioned.
- Affectionate Nickname: Kinjiro is called "Kin-chan" by Nagato and most of his subordinates.
- All Love Is Unrequited: Nagato is in love with Kinjiro, while Kinjiro only views him as a friend.
- Big Bad: Kitaida Kinjirou
- Expy: Kinjirou looks a bit like Kyo Kusanagi doesn't he?
- First Kiss: Nagato steals Kinjiro's
- Giant Mook: Sayama & Nagato
- He-Man Woman Hater: Kinjiro
- Make Me Wanna Shout: Kinjirou. So much he actually harmed Lucha Master's ear
- Mr. Seahorse: Nagato, if he's to be believed
- Straight Gay: Nagato
- Those Two Bad Guys: Hanae & Takashima, Maki faced them in Ep. 1
- We Have Reserves
Appears in Ep: 12 A former student of the school Sakayami Kaori went to. Responsible for the attack that left Kaori deaf in one ear.
The EternalTop ranked Street Fighter
Kessaku/ "Masterpiece" Renge's cat Appeared Episode 3
Sakamoto's "Lady Friends", only seen in Ep. 5
Uzumi Mika, Idol Singer (blonde hair), Yui's a fan
Nono Rakuko, model (brown hair). Michiru's a fan. Squees over Renge
"Nanjou Remon"/ Ishige Masami, Novelist (black hair), Mina's a BIG fan
Seriguchi Tomiko/ "Drink Bar Tomi"
A Female Wrestler hoping to make it big, founder of Tag Team "Famiwrestlers"