This page is for the Protagonists of volumes 10 through 15 of Zekkyou Gakkyuu.
Riri Itou is the Protagonist of The Witch of the Library Room. She and her best friends Misao and Mako are part of the "Hijiri Alliance" out of adoration for one of their classmates. But she would give anything to be closer to him.
- Beware the Nice Ones: She starts off as very friendly and kind, if insecure.
- Conflicting Loyalty: She didn't intend on getting close to Hijiri because of her friends and their mutual agreement he was off limits, but through coincidence it happened and they were forced to remind her that she could not have a Relationship Upgrade with him. She started to have doubts.
- Gory Discretion Shot: She isn't shown being crushed by the book case, nor is the aftermath of her shoving her friends down the stairs.
- Lack of Empathy: After realizing she killed/harmed her friends under the false belief they had the book, she only lingers on it for a second, having been too far gone by this point.
- With Friends Like These...: She has this opinion regarding Mako and Misao after she begins to think they want her dead.
- Yandere: She shows minor traits near the end of the story.
The overly shy Protagonist of Soprano of Miracle who is given the solo for an upcoming competition. She has little to no confidence in her abilities until she finds a strange lump that gives her an amazing voice.
- Disproportionate Retribution: when she's extremely stressed out she is shown to become violent. She not only attempted to stab the lump with a led pencil, but she came within inches of stabbing Miyu after overhearing what sounded like her and her friend making fun of her.
- Meaningful Name: Mixed with Ironic Name, Uta means song.
- Shrinking Violet: She's so fragile that she can barely speak to others, and she frequently comes close to tears.
- Yank the Dog's Chain: After realizing the lump has vanished, she was shocked to realize she could still sing amazingly well. But to her choir mates horror, they find it now growing out of her head. According to Yomi it will eventually cover her entire body.
- You Are Not Alone: She gains a newfound confidence after realizing her classmates support her and has fun singing with them.
The protagonist of At Emily-chan's Home who -along with her friends- gets invited to a new classmates home for a Christmas party. But while there, she happens to find an old doll...
- Be Careful What You Wish For: Yukio got the Christmas she wanted, at the cost of her friends lives and a Yandere doll. But unlike most cases, she is shown to be very happy with how things turned out.
- Deal with the Devil: In a way accepting Emily-chan could be seen as this. She kills anybody who gets close to her owner, and she will turn on them if they push her away or if she finds someone new.
- Here We Go Again!: she takes Noelle's place as Emily-chan's favorite person.
- Parental Abandonment: Both of her parents are forced to work a lot to get by as they don't have much money, leading her to feel this way. Even when she comes home Christmas morning she finds them having left already. It was this that causes her to accept Emily's gesture of friendship.
- With Friends Like These...: Noelle wasn't exactly her friend yet -nor did she plan what happened- but she still counts. She happily tells Yukio that her friends were nosy and deserved to be killed by Emily, then tries to sic the doll on her.
Yuna is the selfish protagonist of Midnight Kotatsu. She loves getting New Year's money, but after discovering her younger cousin received more than her, she decides to hide it from him as a prank.
- Death by Materialism: It was her Greed that caused her to resort to a childish prank, which eventually led to the spirit of her Grandfather finding her.
- Lack of Empathy: It's not her fault if Sora didn't listen to their grandmother. Her uncaring behavior as they try to search for Sora leads to her mother slapping her.
- The Scrooge: Yuna clearly doesn't care about anything unless money is involved. She's a Spoiled Brat who for fun likes comparing money amounts with her friends, she spends it on frivolous things, skips formalities and courtesy to count it, and she gets envious if someone has more than her. She was even shown to only miss her deceased Grandfather because he would give her more money in secret.
Kaori Matsumoto is the protagonist of The Erasing Blackboard, an easily bored girl who learns about the rumor of an abandoned classroom chalkboard and decides to test it out. Realizing it's true, she decides to use it for good deeds... at first.
- Did Not Get The Guy/Hopeless Suitor: She barely knew Isaka and it was obvious he and his Childhood Friend had feelings for each other.
- Girlish Pigtails: Braided, over the shoulder ones held by ribbons.
- Name's the Same: She shares her first name with the protagonist from Miracle Ball.
- Yandere: A slight one after the power of the erasing chalkboard begins going to her head.
Hina Okamoto is the protagonist of Best Friend Chocolate. She loves her best friend Mari more than anything, but after a strange confrontation with an older girl who gives her chocolate, she is alarmed when Mari begins to avoid her.
- BestFriend: with Mari, obviously.
- Cool Kid-and-Loser Friendship: The loser of the relationship, she isn't happy when this gets brought up.
- Despair Event Horizon: After a day of being shunned by everyone and thinking Mari abandoned her, Hina lashes out at her in tears and shoves her down a flight of stairs.
- Et Tu, Brute?: Towards Mari when she thinks she abandoned her.
- Friendship Moment: A few with Mari during the chapter.
- Kick the Dog: after shoving Mari down the stairs, Hina runs home only to discover her true intentions in pushing her away. But before she can leave to find her and apologize, she's confronted by Chiyoko.
- Name's the Same: She shares her surname with the Protagonist from Make-Believe Sisters. Additionally, they both have 4-letter first names beginning with an H.
- Romantic Two-Girl Friendship
- What Does She See In Her: her friendship with Mari gets this reaction a lot because of how different they are. Nobody can understand their bond.
Lala Nishino is the protagonist of Marionette's Lover. A selfish girl who doesn't like how distant her boyfriend has become lately. One day she finds a strange doll said to control anyone the owner loves.
- Beauty Is Bad: Lala is very beautiful and popular, even being scouted by magazines and acting jobs. But she is also incredibly vain and ultimately only cares about herself.
- Break the Haughty
- Laser-Guided Karma
- The Fake Cutie: What she ends up being when she isn't putting on the sugary-sweet girlfriend routine.
- Woman Scorned: Being dumped by Aki is what sets her off. Even though its implied she is only with him because of his popularity, she couldn't believe anyone would dump her of all people.
- With Friends Like These...: She's on both ends of this. Not only does she make fun of one of her supposed friends, but said girl ends up backstabbing her to hook up with her boyfriend and has been seeing him for sometime prior to the reveal.
A young, childish girl and the protagonist of Ding-Dong Lady. She often bickers with her mother over trivial things- but one day she is frightened after hearing the story of a deceased woman's spirit who visits the homes of children left alone.
- Education Mama: Has a light one. Her mom was more upset over her refusal to do anything, not just her homework. They are said to argue a lot because of this.
- Happy Ending: she reconciles with her mother and will no longer take her for granted, she also did not get confronted by the Ding-Dong Lady.
- With Friends Like These...: she was scared to death of a story that her older friend intentionally told her in order to de-stress, and she found her fright to be amusing.
Lulu Naitou is the protagonist of Mei-chan's Texts, a lonely elementary student who longs for a friend and suddenly finds one through a random text she receives.
- Death of a Child: Yomi implies this during the epilogue, saying that Lulu fought for her life but was pulled into the "other world" so that Mei could have her friend by her side forever.
- Expy: Probably coincidental, but she resembles a younger Sakura Moeno, an earlier Protagonist in the series.
- Girlish Pigtails: Chest-length ones held by various accessories.
- I Just Want to Have Friends: Desperately, but she didn't know how to approach them at first and her quiet personality made her look unsocial.
- Never Found the Body
- The Cutie: Besides her adorable-sounding first name, she's also a bit of a Shrinking Violet who cries and gets flustered very easily.
- Yank the Dog's Chain: After suffering a small heartbreak thinking Mei was a False Friend playing a mean joke on her, she made an earnest effort to earn real friends and was successful! But while on a trip with her new friends, the onslaught of texts from Mei caused her to panic, drop her phone, and fall into a manhole with a broken ladder. Her friends were looking for her but Mei ensured they couldn't find her.
Asami is the protagonist of Yomi-sama's Facts -Prequel- and -Sequel-. She is very popular for being a sweet and cute first-year student; but after a divination names her the person with the worst personality in class she finds her perfect world turned upside down.
- Break the Cutie: Like other protagonists in two-parters before her, she gets put through a lot. Not only did everyone in class turn against her, but everyone in the school as well. She was also dumped by her boyfriend, then attacked by girls older than her. When she finally gave up and quit going to school she still got harassed. But she manages to earn a Happy Ending for herself.
- Sanity Slippage: Momentarily lapses into this around the middle of the story, after everything she's been put through at school she sits by herself and a precision cutter falls out of her pack. Her reaction as she picked it up implied she was going to harm herself or her classmates, but she snapped out of it after getting distracted.
- The Fake Cutie: What she gets accused of after the bad reading. She admits that she does at times have unpleasant opinions but she never openly says anything and otherwise appears to be as sweet as she looks.
- The Power of Friendship: ultimately what helped her recover and move on, by showing genuine support and kindness towards Nanaya. She returned the favor by giving her the pep-talk she needed.
- With Friends Like These...: Miki and Shio, her best friends who one day decided to turn everyone in school against her and start bullying her because she was dating a guy they had crushes on. A flashback implies that they bossed her around in the past.
Protagonist of The Sea of Silence. For vacation, Liz is forced to join her family on a beach trip. After losing her patience with them she decides to explore, only to discover an old picture diary belonging to a girl who vanished several years back.
- Annoying Younger Sibling: her little brother, whose idea of fun involves spraying her with water.
- Bratty Teenage Daughter: has some symptoms of one; losing her temper over the trivial things her family does, she frequently tunes them out by listening to music, complaining about their holiday trip, etc. She acknowledges that she acts this way, but she doesn't know how to handle it.
- Kill and Replace: literally speaking. Liz was lured by Minako's spirit to her family home in order to replace her and satisfy the grotesque spirits of her parents so that her own could rest in peace.
- Never Found the Body: in the epilogue, Yomi wonders what happened to Liz.
- Also subverted, when Liz was the one to discover Minako's remains ten years after her disappearance.
- You Are Not Alone: Her family assures her of this after the stress of seeing Minako's ghost begins getting to her.
Kaede is the beautiful Protagonist of Beautiful Mother and Daughter. Unfortunately the same can't be said for her mom, who she entirely resents for looking so homely. She would do anything to have a mom she could show-off to her friends...
- And I Must Scream: at the end of the story she has been reduced to a sickly old-looking woman, while her mother will continue to be young and beautiful.
- Asshole Victim: She hated her mother because she was unattractive (and its implied Kaede's been like this since she was little), unlike most cases in this series she lacks any redeeming qualities; unless one considers her genuine feelings for her boyfriend.
- Berserk Button: her mother
- Beauty Is Bad: she's on multiple sides of this. On one hand there's her personality as the incredibly vain young woman, on the other, she begins to experience problems with her mothers newfound beauty and gets a first-hand experience as to how bad it can be.
- Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Kaede has a delicate image and she acts very sweet and humble when in public, but at home she is nothing short of cruel, spiteful, and hostile towards her only parental figure whose efforts to keep her in good health and make her happy go unnoticed. She also has a massive ego and calls herself a Goddess.
- Break the Haughty
- Lack of Empathy
- Laser-Guided Karma
- Long Hair Is Feminine
- Parental Abandonment: she starts experiencing this once her mom becomes so pretty that she starts spending all of her time shopping or going out.
Asato is the protagonist of Friend of the Science Room, a girl who used to be friends with a group of girls known for harassing other classmates who aren't in said group, until they one day turn on Asato. After being locked in the Science supplies room, she comes across a skeleton model, then a series of strange events begin to unfold.
- Children Are Innocent: talking to and trying to befriend a display skeleton could be seen as this.
- Death of a Child
- Girlish Pigtails
- False Friend: the skeleton, who she initially thought was trying to help her.
- Gory Discretion Shot: her death at the hands of the skeleton isn't shown, but her bloodied, naked corpse is shown to be covered with a sheet. When "she" shows up to speak to Chiba, it isn't hard to figure out what happened.
- I Just Want to Have Friends: which is why she completely offered herself to a group of girls known for torturing former members at the drop of a hat, then replacing her with another girl.
- Lack of Empathy: towards Yuu and Hana, her ex-friends. Initially she was concerned for Yuu after finding out she went missing, but after Hana cruelly confronted her, Asato stopped caring and believes they deserved it. She also planned on continuing to use the skeleton against other people who hurt her if it came to that.
- Moral Event Horizon: Devastated by Hana's cruelty, Asato held the science room's door shut, unknowingly allowing her to become the skeleton's next victim. When she screamed for help, Asato chose to run away.
- With Friends Like These...: Except they were never her friends in the first place. They just used her until she refused to cooperate anymore. Despite this, she was horrified after discovering what happened to them.
Ami is the messy Protagonist of The Cleaning Man, a sloppy and lazy young girl who hates cleaning up after herself. Then she hears about a man who will clean up messes and make things beautiful again, and she starts to take advantage of the rumor to avoid doing any work.
Madoka is the Protagonist of Ghost Tunnel. An extremely frail sixth grader who is frequently picked on and criticized, she finds herself facing a crisis after she accidentally takes the protection seal from the tunnel many use for transportation.
- Cowardly Lion
- Crocodile Tears: used to manipulate her classmate who picks on her.
- Death of a Child: killed by the trapped spirits of the ghost tunnel.
- Hoist By Her Own Petard: She took too long to push Misono into the tunnel that she caught her in the process and was nearly forced in.
- Never Found the Body
- Shrinking Violet
- The Dog Bites Back: After being picked on and bullied by everyone, Madoka finally snaps and strikes the one person who torments her the most. She ends up killing her, but in self-defense.
The Protagonist of Blog of God, Kanna is unnoticeable and lacks any true talents in comparison to her popular friends. Then one day, they convince her to start up a Blog and she quickly finds popularity in the form of a Blogger who takes an interest in her.
- And I Must Scream: Forced to spend the rest of her life locked up in home working on her blog until she dies of old age, kills herself, or is killed by her ghost followers.
- I Just Want to Be Special: In comparison to her friends, she regards herself as being very plain. While she only started the blog because of her friends recommending it, she began to worry when she gained popularity and they considered starting up their own.
- Girls Love Stuffed Animals: She makes plush toys, which was the primary focus of her blog at first.
- Ungrateful Bastard: A little bit. Her friends were the ones who convinced her to start a Blog, but after she gained popularity she tried to talk to them out of starting their own. She also blew them off to work on her blog, which came to bite her later when she tried getting their help.
Momo is the Protagonist of True Intention Candy. With Valentines Day coming up she would do anything if she could confess to her crush. Then while exploring the candy section of a shop she comes across a new candy said to allow one to read the Hearts of others.
- Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Momo is a small, cute, and innocent-looking Protagonist, but she bullies another girl for having feelings for the same guy. She later realizes that she never actually tried to get to know her though, and begins to regret it.
- Her classmates also think she's this, which she discovers through the candy.
- Girlish Pigtails: basic tails by the ears held with scrunchies or pom-pom.
- Hoist By Her Own Petard: After realizing the candy worked, Momo started using it to read everyone's thoughts and found out that not only was her best friend tired of her, but her classmates were pretending to like her. Her crush also accused her of being clingy because of the bragging she was doing earlier, and when she slips up and says something he didn't actually tell her.
- Insecure Love Interest: She wasn't confident her crush returned her feelings, which is why she bought the candy. She drops this after discovering he actually did though.
- Karmic Death: For bullying Iwamoto, she gets strangled by her when her defenses were down.
- Trademark Favorite Food: She connects with her crush over their preference of strawberry milk.
- Ungrateful Bastard: Yori was beginning to think so, because lately Momo was being secretive and not talking to her as much as before. They manage to reconcile though.
Protagonist of Beloved Plush Toy, Kurumi is known for being very patient and understanding when it comes to helping others. But resentful of this treatment, she takes her anger out of her old stuffed toys, then one day she locates her old, beloved stuffed Teddy Bear and discovers that no matter how roughly she treats it, it won't break like the others.
The unremarkable and mousy Protagonist of Capsuled Personality Vending Machine who enjoys collecting Gachapon/Capsule objects and unique items. She comes across a capsule machine said to be filled with personality.
Hikaru is the Protagonist of Photo Sticker Collection. Right now Photo Stickers are very popular, but Hikaru is known for her lousy pictures and poor complexion. Then one day she hears about a special, hidden frame within the picture machine said to increase ones beauty.