|“||I go wherever I want to go, and no one can stop me.||„|
|~ Nui Harime|
Nui Harime (針目縫 Harime Nui) is Kill la Kill's secondary antagonist, most known for being the killer of Ryuko Matoi's father. She's a being made entirely out of Life Fibers and a loyal minion to Ragyo Kiryuin in her goal to eradicate planet Earth. Despite her childish appearance and demeanor, Nui is an incredibly dangerous and sadistic person, who often brutally torments opponents for her own pleasure.
Powers and Stats
Tier: At least 7-A, likely higher | At least High 7-A
Name: Nui Harime
Origin: Kill la Kill
Classification: Artificial Life Fiber Human, Grand Couturier of the Revocs Corporation.
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Life-Fiber Manipulation, Regeneration (High-Mid), Immortality (Type 3), Cloth Manipulation, Duplication, Shapeshifting, Flight, 4th Wall Breaking and Toon Force (Low-level and not for combat), Mind Manipulation, Memory Manipulation, Empathic Manipulation and Morality Manipulation via Mental Refitting, Can create a projection of herself as a means of communication over long distances
Attack Potency: At least Mountain level, likely higher (Casually fought on par with True Life-Fiber Synchronized Ryuko), able to negate conventional durability with Mental Refitting (Instantly rewrites one's thoughts, memories and personality. Allowing her to make people obey any command of hers like fighting on her behalf or killing themselves) | At least Large Mountain level (Took full control of the Original Life Fiber, greatly increasing its power by sacrificing herself to integrate the Life Fibers in her body into it. Should be at least comparable to if not superior to base Ragyō Kiryūin)
Speed: At least Massively Hypersonic+ (Over Mach 4500+. Was able to easily blitz Synchronized Ryuko, placing tacking needles all over her body while the two are fighting without her seeing or noticing it. Was able to spot Inumuta through his clones while fighting Sanageyama) | At least Massively Hypersonic+
Lifting Strength: Class M+ (Should be equal to True Life-Fiber Synchronized Ryuko) | Class G
Striking Strength: At least Mountain Class, likely higher (Easily blocked Sanageyama's Hissatsu: Isshin Zenzanken with one hand, as well as strikes from both the Blade Regalia MK.III and True Life-Fiber Synchronized Ryuko) | At least Large Mountain Class
Durability: At least Mountain level, likely higher (She took on the combined force of the Elite Four's attacks without a scratch on her. Casually took on Ryuko with no damage, regeneration makes her hard to kill as her wounds heal almost instantly, and she can put her limbs and head back on as long as the connection isn't totally severed from both sides simultaneously) | Country level
Stamina: Nui is an extremely capable fighter, being able to effortlessly fight against the Elite Four, who were all wearing enhanced, Three Star Goku Uniforms, fight on even grounds against Kamui-wielding fighters such as Satsuki and Ryuko and easily defeat the Nudist Beach forces.
Range: Extended melee range with various weapons. Hundreds of meters with shockwaves. Unknown with Toon Force (Can move between transition slides, stand on top of the show's subtitles and interrupt the credit scene)
Standard Equipment: Parasol, Scissor Blade, Razor Tape, Tacking Needles
Intelligence: Nui is very proficient at psychological manipulation, and often uses her skill to lower her opponent's guard or make them so infuriated that they attack in a frenzy. However, when she finds herself injured or out matched, she drops her usual cheery personality and becomes more frantic and aggressive.
Weaknesses: If one of her limbs or head is severed completely (which has to be done fast and at both sides at once), it can't regenerate. She tends to underestimate her opponents. Loses her calm and collective self if she's significantly losing a match.
- Disguise: Nui takes on a completely different personal through changing her voice, dialect, hair, height, gender, etc, allowing her to effortlessly disguise as someone else. She can also fabricate false data capable of fooling extremely advanced security and government documentation.
- Mon-Mignon Prêt-à-Porter: Nui creates identical, yet less powerful clones of herself to fight others off with.
- Mind Stitching: Similar to Ragyo's version of the power, Nui rewrites one's mind.
- Shapeshifting: Nui is able to alter her form such as the aforementioned disguising or by turning her arms into swords or wings.
- Toon Force: Nui is the only character in the series with the ability to break the 4th wall. Despite never using it for combat, she has shown to mess with her own subtitles, travel through the show's transitional slides, changing the show's art style and interrupting the credits.
Key: Base | Merged with the Original Life Fiber