|“||Fear is freedom! Subjugation is liberation! Contradiction is truth! Those are the facts of this world, and you will all surrender to them, you pigs in human clothing!||„|
|~ Satsuki Kiryuin|
Satsuki Kiryūin (鬼龍院 皐月 Kiryūin Satsuki) is a former main antagonist and later primary protagonist in Kill la Kill. She's the former president of Honnōji Academy's Student Council. Despite being only a high schooler, she is one of the most powerful and feared people in the entire country. Satsuki rules over the academy and its students with absolute dictatorial authority. It is later revealed that her actions aren't as ill intent as may seem, as her true goal is protect humanity from her evil mother, Ragyo Kiryuin, who plans on destroying the planet.
Powers and Stats
Tier: At least 7-A, likely higher
Name: Satsuki Kiryūin
Origin: Kill la Kill
Classification: Human, President of Honnōji Academy's Student Council
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Skilled in hand-to-hand combat, Highly skilled swordsman, Flight, Cloth Manipulation, Shapeshifting (With Junketsu only), Chi Manipulation (Able to make large blasts with chi) Willpower Manipulation (Can create shockwaves with her willpower alone), Can emit light from her presence, Can generate powerful high-speed air slashes, Can run up platforms at 90 degree angles
Speed: At least Massively Hypersonic+ (Kept up with True Life Fiber Synchronized Ryuko, who's casually able to speedblitz her Mach 4500+ form. Dodged her Scissor Blade Decapitation Mode from point-blank range)
Lifting Strength: Class M+ (Should be much stronger than Gamagori)
Striking Strength: At least Mountain Class, likely higher (Can trade blows with Ryuko and take on her Elite Four at once)
Stamina: Very high
Range: Extended melee range with Bakuzan, hundreds of meters with air slashes
Standard Equipment: Secret Sword Bakuzan/Bakuzan Gako and Bakuzan Kōryu, Kamui Junketsu, Fake toenails made from the same material as Bakuzan
Intelligence: High (She is highly intelligent and manipulative as seen by her plan to take down her mother and the various people she deceived and manipulated in the process, as well as having the forethought to alter two of her toenails using the same material as her sword Bakuzan)
Weaknesses: If someone cuts the Banshi threads of Junketsu she becomes more vulnerable to attacks.
- Kamui Junketsu: Life Fiber Override: Like Ryuko, Satsuki possesses a Kamui which enhances her immense physical abilities through the use of her blood. Due to her lack of trepidation towards using Junketsu, she is easily able to initiate its Override Form and gain massive power through it.
- Junketsu Senpū: After being worn by Ryuko, Junketsu gains the ability to fly through the Senpū form.
- Junketsu Senpū Zenkan: An improved form of Senpū that Junketsu gained after being infused with Senketsu's Life Fibers. The Kamui has blades protruding from its body boosting its power even more.
- Enhanced Mobility: Satsuki is able to defy gravity and run up platforms at 90 degree angles, an ability her sister has shown capable of as well.