Nanase Kuga is a main character of Iris Zero, and a student of class 2-3.
She has light brown hair and blue eyes. In the beginning, she had long hair which she braided at the start of her tie, but after the "iris hunter" event, she cut it to shoulder length and wore a blue clip.
She is also rather short, about the same height as Koyuki.
Nanase is a very shy and gentle girl, who is rather sensetive and can break down easily, such as when she learned when Houjou didn't actually love her. She did many cruel things due to this, but when she realized it in the end, she truly felt guilty and regretted everything. Although she seem vastly different from her intimidating ex-biker gang member some of her mothers personality seemed to have influenced her seen while she was trying to forcefully make Hijiri tell her where Toru.
Nanase's father loved another woman, and he beat her up to make sure that she wouldn't tell anyone. However, after promising Harumi that she would follow her own feelings and not others', she told her mother about it and they got divorced.
Talent and AbilitiesEditNanase has an iris that lets her "see someone's emotions". She can see a person's emotions through the color of the butterfly-like wings on their back. Though people's emotions are not as simple that they can be shown through a single color, sometimes colors are mixed and have a certain pattern.
- She is the one responsible for taking student's irises thus becoming the 'Iris Hunter' but no one except Toru's group was aware of this.
- It is shown that she may have feelings for Hijiri. (Chapter 25)
- She is actually quite brave, shown during their school trip event.
- When she was a child, her father abused her, leading to her parents getting divorced.
|Toru Mizushima • Nanase Kuga • Harumi Tokita|