Kamina's name comes from Kami meaning 'above' in Japanese. :black_small_square: Kamina is seen to be highly intelligent despite his lacking in common sense. ", "KICK LOGIC AND DO THE IMPOSSIBLE !! Yoko x Kamina would be a great ship if he didn't die !! On episode 8, He was stabbed twice by Thymilph but he managed to recover and kill him but Kamina also died afterwards. Last Appearance He demands recognition and seems hungry for greatness, illustrated in his tendency to call himself "the Mighty Kamina" and his signature catchphrase, "Just who the Hell do you think I am?!" By the end, it is abundantly clear that Kamina's ultimate goal, besides making the surface habitable for humans, was to motivate Simon to recognize the greatness he saw in him. After the fall of the Beastman Empire, a new city is built from the ruins of the former capital, Teppelin, and is named "Kamina City." Although he didn't develop much in the anime, Kamina was a great character because he changed the timid Simon into a courageous man. Kamina's outfit, although not complicated, is flashy and expresses his personality; he wears long, dark-brown pants with two red rings on the bottom, a double-grommet belt tied around his waist, a traditional Japanese sarashi (a protective bandage on the abdomen and forearms), sandals, and he later started wearing his father's red and orange cape, which he then added the Team Dai-Gurren logo to. In turn, he is very charismatic in the heat of battle, able to inspire even the timid Simon to accomplish great feats and almost single-handedly set the foundations for Team Dai-Gurren. Jeeha Village, Earth Seiyū/Voice Actor Heavily wounded (Thymilph not only stabbed him through the chest, almost tearing him in two, he also shoots a beam through him, causing severe blood loss), but Kamina also combines with Simon to form Gurren Lagann and defeats the Beastman General with his signature move: "Giga Drill Break." In the anime series, he was never seen practicing martial-arts and swordfighting but he could use his nodachi very well. Kamina makes an oath to return her love tenfold after the battle, which prompts Gadunka to laugh and state that she'll be looking forward to it; unfortunately, Kamina dies during the fight and thus his promise remains unfulfilled. The blue hair, tattoos just everything about him is stellar. He is tall but not so muscular. was a young man from Jeeha Village, the founder and first leader of Team Gurren and deuteragonist of the first arc of Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann. Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann They love each other. Years later, Kamina decided he was old enough and began to aim for the surface. Full Name Kamina(Hindi) - Bastard (English). save hide report. He somehow crafted Simon into a better and stronger guy. Kamina willingly takes the blame for disrupting the peace and is jailed by the village chief. He has short, blue, spiky hair and is frequently seen wearing his trademark red sunglasses that cover his red eyes. Bigger Good, Making speechesFighting Beastmen with Simon, Yoko LittnerLeeron LittnerKittan BachikaRossiu AdaiBoota. Kamina's comment is derived from the '10倍返しの恋' ("Tenfold return of love") as told in Basic Drill and '恋' (Love) in Final Drill . Due to a previous near-death experience, the two developed a bond that allowed them to pull incredible stunts and always come out triumphant. He also confesses to Gadunka that he believes Simon to be the true source of his power and reason for his victories, and he is not afraid to tell that straight to his brother when they meet in the Extradimensional Labyrinth. Kamina appears before Simon in the Anti-Spiral dreamworld. Kamina is tall and well built, and prides himself on being "manly and tough." It’s just not the same without this legendary move Kamina left behind. If Kamina didn't die, I believe he would be the strongest spiral fighter because of his limitless fighting spirit. Also, Mahibi Moji from the anime adaptation of Medaka Box, which was also produced by Gainax, greatly resembles Kamina, and is also voiced by the same voice actor. His skin is tan, and he has tattoos along both of his arms which extend to his shoulders and his upper back. When offered to pilot Lagann, Kamina refuses on the grounds that he would never take his little brother's belongings. Gurren Lagann The Movie: The Lights in the Sky are Stars, https://gurrenlagann.fandom.com/wiki/Kamina?oldid=16031, Kamina's catch phrase, "Just who the hell do you think I am?" Kamina is the definition of Manliness. Type of Hero He also has 2 red eyes which are very suitable with him because red is the color of bravery. His skin is tan, and he has blue-ish tattoos along both of his arms which extend to his shoulders and his upper back. ". Katsuyuki Konishi (Japanese)Kyle Hebert (English)Vittorio Guerrieri (Italian). Katsuyuki was awarded the best supporting actor award in the 9th annual seiyū on March 6, 2015. First Appearance Kamina is a quick thinker and a smart guy. Kamina has blue spiky hair spiking downwards in right direction. Kamina is also an expy of Sanson, a character from another Gainax anime called. Kamina (カミナ, Kamina?) He is also usually seen carrying his nodachi which he steals from village chief before he leaves the village. Kamina's father was found dead on episode 2, and Kamina took his dad's cape and he started wearing it. Close. If you do not wish to know vital information on plot / character elements in a story, you may not wish to read beyond this warning: We hold no responsibility for any negative effects these facts may have on your enjoyment of said media should you continue. Kamina is tall and well built, and prides himself on being "manly and tough." His father allowed him to stay behind but at the same time, he also promised him that they would meet again someday. It's also thanks to his fighting spirit and his will to win. Kamina is tall and well built, and prides himself on being "manly and tough." He is an undeterred idealist, often to the point of ignorance; Yoko has described him as "a man of unlimited stupidity." Simon and Kamina loved each other dearly and refused to bid farewell to each other, as they both state that Kamina lives on in Simon's heart. At first glance, Kamina is boisterous, hotheaded and arrogant. Kamina also relied on him a lot, he even stated that the key to his power is Simon himself. All this confirms that Kamina has a much more complicated personality than his usual behaviour would insinuate. Although he didn't develop much in the anime, Kamina was a great character because he changed the timid Simon into a courageous man. He is usually seen wearing his red V-shaped sunglasses. share. THAT'S HOW TEAM DAI GURREN ROLLS !! Read our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy to get more information and learn how to set up your preferences. "With a man's soul and a strong back, Go beyond the impossible and kick logic to the curb!". If you are 18 years or older or are comfortable with graphic material, you are free to view this page. He also determined to always have Simon's back, encouraging the younger boy's skills no matter what. Everyone inherited this move and it’s used as a finisher for the final battle. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The pronunciation of the name in the Japanese version reflects this. He has short, blue, spiky hair and is frequently seen wearing his trademark red sunglasses that cover his red eyes. He saw potential inside of him, that's why he always motivated him to do things. Kamina wears Black-greyish pants with red strips on the bottom, he also wears white belt with black circle motifs on it. Of all of Gurren-Lagann's characters, Kamina is considered by far to be the most popular, even after his death. He has stated that his drive in the war against the Beastmen was not started for personal glory or vengeance, but a desire to give future generations a world without fear. Goals Kamina dies in the cockpit, leaving Simon with this: "Don't believe in the Kamina who you believe in. Before he leaves however, Simon shares one last moment to talk to Kamina, who is surprised to see that Simon has grown taller than him. His first debut in anime series is on episode 1. That is all. This is likely what motivated Kamina to become strong and determined. He has light blue, short, spiky hair and is frequently seen wearing his trademark red sunglasses that cover his red eyes. Yoko states that she was holding onto the thought that no matter what, Kamina would always think of something and pull through; likewise, Kamina entrusts his safety to Yoko in the battle against Thymilph. In the end, Kamina's spirit, determination, and motivation finally succeeded in changing Simon into the great hero, leader, and saviour of humanity he is today thus finally fulfilling his dream of motivating Simon to believe in himself. As a leader, he always comes up with well-planned tactics to help the team in battles. Kamina is also very perverted, declaring that the urge to stare at beautiful women is the definition of a man. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The two share a last laugh before Simon leaves. Kamina often recruited Simon into his inital ... Etymology: Simon's name comes from the Japanese word 下 "shimo" meaning "under". Kamina and Simon are extremely close, which shows within the first few minutes of the first episode. WARNING: This article contains major spoilers. He first appears on episode 1 as a delinquent who leads a group called "Team Gurren" consisting of other delinquents in Jiha Village. A huge statue of Kamina stands at the center of the city in his honor. He has light blue, short, spiky hair and is frequently seen wearing his trademark red sunglasses that cover his red eyes. At night, Simon breaks him out to show him an extraordinary artifact he unearthed, only to be interrupted by a large Gunmen that crashes through the village's ceiling. He is also devoted to defending and supporting his friends and loved ones, fighting with all his strength to protect them. Kamina's most valuable weapons were the Gurren and Gurren Lagann.