Takemichi Yukimaru is a character featured in Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls. He is a Target for the Warriors of Hope's Demon Hunting. Takemichi is the head of the elite guard of The Crazy Diamonds, Mondo Owada's biker gang. He was the closest person to Mondo, which is why he became a Captive for Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc first motive. Takemichi is a rather stubborn teenager with "a head as hard as metal". He is described as very inflexible and prideful, indicating that the Warriors of Hope may have found talking with him frustrating or difficult. The official artbook also notes that Takemichi is "highly intelligent and coolheaded" , and he uses these traits as well as his talent to support Mondo as a bodyguard and calms down his more impulsive behavior. He is stated to do his work amazingly well and it's implied he is very loyal. Though his physique isn't that great, with him being notably short, Takemichi's fighting spirit makes him rather strong. Though it is said he is not interested in "female Demons", many girls seem to like him and he even has a fan club.