Vladimir Putin is a Russian politician and a former officer of the KGB who has served as President of Russia since 2012. Appearances: - Mudazumo Naki Kaikaku: A stoic man who mastered judo and sambo, and hid needles in his hands. He came to Japan to play mahjong with the members of the Japanese Diet as part of a Russo-Japanese Summit, sending Japan into massive debt with his winning streak. Special moves include "Kolkhoz Riichi" and the "Baltic Fleet" (Four quads of bamboo tiles, worth 1,583,296,743,997,800 points in total because they were playing without point limits) as well as the "Siberian Express Ron". He is voiced by Jōji Nakata in the anime adaptation. - Dance! Kremlin Palace - How Heavy are the Dumbbells You Lift?: Comrade Poutine is a man mentioned by Gina Boyd when trying to encourage Hibiki. As she describes her great leader's "do your best" attitude an image is shown of him shirtless with his arm around a bear.