|“||Don't underestimate us. We don't care about time, or space or... multi-dimensional whatevers! We don't give a damn about that. Force your way down a path you choose to take, and do it all yourself! That's the way Team Dai-Gurren rolls!||„|
|“||My bro is dead. He's gone! But he's right there on my back, and here in my heart! He lives on as a part of me! If you're gonna dig, dig to the heavens. No matter what's in my way, I won't stop! Once I've dug through, it means that I've won! ... Just who the hell do you think I am? I'm Simon. I'm not my Bro! I'm me! Simon the Digger!||„|
Simon is the central protagonist of the anime and manga series, Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann. He begins the story as a short, unassuming and lonely young boy, but grows up into a commanding and well-loved man. To many more, he is a legendary hero who overcame impossible odds and stands eternally as beacon for the good of all mankind.
At the end of the series, he developed so much Spiral Energy in his body during his fight with The Anti-Spiral that he gained supernatural abilities.
Powers and Stats
Name: Simon (the Digger)
Origin: Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
Age: 14 pre-time skip, 21 post-time skip, 41 by the end of the series.
Classification: Human, Digger, Spiral Warrior, Former Commander-in-Chief of Kamina City
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Skilled in hand-to-hand combat, Metaphysics Manipulation, Skilled mecha pilot, Reactive Evolution, Resurrection, By wielding his mecha, he absorbed their abilities, due to the immense amount of Spiral Energy he acquired at the end of the series, which should notably be: Teleportation, The ability to cross dimensions and universes, Can break through dimensions, Can attack through time, 4D-Omnipresent Attacks, Possible Flight, Matter Manipulation, Probability Manipulation, Durability Negation (via Probability Manipulation), Size Manipulation, Energy Manipulation (Absorption, Projection), Regeneration, BFR (Can send the opponent to the end of time) and Reality Warping. By surpassing the Anti-Spiral in power, he may be capable of the same abilities and replicate the same feats with the limitless amount of Spiral Energy he's acquired via power-scaling, which should include: Can rip time, space and dimensions apart, Telepathy (The Anti-Spiral talks to Simon before his death and first making contact with Dai Gurren Dan through his entire universe), Illusion Creation (Or some kind of mind attack), Can possibly survive in space, Can create entire universes and dimensions, and Instant Time Travel
Speed: Massively FTL+ (Kept pace with the Anti-Spiral, who can attack at speeds hundreds of billions of times faster than light. Able to pilot Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann and perceive the movements of Granzeboma)
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: Multi-Universal
Durability: Multi-Universe level (Took blows from the Anti-Spiral)
Stamina: Likely limitless, due to the endless Spiral Energy he eventually developed.
Range: At least Standard Melee Range. Universal+ (Universal Range and can attack through time) with Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann. At least Universal+ with Super Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
Weaknesses: He used to be a coward, but after some character development, he overcame this weakness. He stated that he does not want to resurrect people from the dead.