This is the full list of characters from the anime Swinging!
Odakyo High SchoolEdit
- The main protagonist. A girl who is often mistaken for a boy because of her personality and the way she dresses.
- The childhood friend of Ryoko. He is tought Ryoko how to play baseball and was given the nickname "Ame-kun" because of his last name.
- The class representative and the daughter of Fredrick Miyazaki, the richest man in Odakyo City.
- The school's biggest narcissist and former most popular student in the school until Ryoko transferred into the school.
- The school's most popular girl. Even though she has a serious personality, she is more of a joker type of person.
- The smartest girl in the class and the niece of the teacher Shun Akatsuki. She was the first in the class to notice that Ryoko was a girl.
- The kendo team captain and rival of the judo team captain, Sasuke Ichimonji.
- The kendo team vice-captain. He often calls Ryu "Big Bro" and gets treated like a little brother by Ryu even though they're the same age.
- A transfer student from England. He loves to eat Japanese food but usually confuses them with different food from other countries.
- The best friend of Francis. He is a chef who is aiming to be the best in the world.
- The school punk leader. A yankee and leader of the school gang. When he first met Ryoko, he knew from the start that she was a girl and he got a crush on her after she beat him up.
- A transfer student from China. She enjoys old Japanese samurai movies and joins the kendo team but doesn't really know how to fight with a sword.
- The school's biggest tokusatsu and anime fan. He is the leader of the school's anime club.
- The school's second dumbest student. She is often very lucky and ace most of the exams out of pure luck.
- The second richest student in the school and a student from class 3-A. He is relentless when trying to recruit skilled members for the team but often fails in recruiting.
- The best player in the baseball team but second best in the school (first best being Ryoko); he is a student from class 2-B. He is always determined to be first but never seems to be able to do so.
- The worst player in the baseball team and a student from class 2-B. Even though he is the worst player in the team, his plans make up for his lack of skill.
- The second best member in the kendo team and a student from class 2-A. He was nominated to be vice-captain but was turned down because of his cold personality.
- A carefree and laid-back member of the team and a student from Class 2-B. He looks like a serious type of person but is actually really lazy and hardly ever shows up for training.
- The samurai of the school and a student from class 2-A. He is the most dedicated member of the kendo team.
- The only other female member in the kendo team and a member from class 2-C. She has a strange fetish for samurai gear and loves to swing a sword.
- The rival of Ryu, captain of the judo team, and a student from class 2-F.
- The captain of the female judo team and a student from class 3-A. She is the girlfriend of Hayate.
- The son of the mayor and a student from class 1-C. He is the newest member to the judo team.
- The older sister of Taiga and a student of class 2-C. She enjoys magical girl anime and is a otaku who treats anime as her pride and joy.
- A samurai anime otaku and class representative of 2-A. He was given the nickname "Mr. Tornado" because of his lastname and the way he hosts the school events.
- The cousin of Kaito and former leader of the school gang before Miyamoto; he is a student from the class 3-A. He is cruel and merciless to enemies of the school but really nice to children, old people, relatives, and friends.
- The school's dumbest student and a student from class 2-F. He is the only student in the entire school to have flunked a grade.
- The principal of Odakyo High School. She loves to tease around with students and often sets up weird events for the school.
- The teacher of class 2-E and a former ninja school teacher. He is very lazy and only does things that are needed. He teaches history.
- The P.E. teacher, baseball coach, and teacher of class 2-F. He is very perverted and often gets nosebleeds whenever he sees the girls in their P.E. uniforms.
- A monk and the teacher of class 2-A but once substituted for class 2-E out of a bet with Shun. He believes in spirits and demons and does a lot of exorcisms in the school at night. He teaches math.
- The teacher of class 3-A and the former mayor's son. He loves to teach but also has a lolicon fetish so to avoid it, he became a high school teacher. He teaches English.
- The teacher of class 2-B. She hates Shinichiro and often beats him up when he sneaks into the women's locker room. She teaches science.
Minami High SchoolEdit
- The school's biggest punk and was most feared student in the city before Ryoko beat him up.
- A Korean transfer student and Washizaki's best friend. He was beat up along with Washizaki by Ryoko.
- The leader of the Momoyashi yakuza gang. He was defeated and brought to the police by the Odakyo High punks with the help of Ryoko and Kaito.
- The younger Momoyashi brother. He was in charge of scamming people before he was brought to the police.
- The father of Ryoko and a restaurant owner.
- The mother of Ryoko and the co-owner of the Kazama restaurant.
- Ryoko's younger brother. He is a video game addict and usually talks in monotone.
- An employee of the Kazama restaurant and a new graduate of Odakyo High. He had a crush on Ryoko after he accidently saw her in her underwear.
Detective Harumasa ShiroichiEdit
- A private detective hired by the police to spy on the Momoyashi yakuza. After the Momoyashi brothers were caught, he found interest in the Odakyo students and started investigating them.