In spite of this, he is a very mindful and accommodating host at his dojo towards all sorts of visitors. His training under Cologne makes Ryoga's body tremendously durable. Their training was nothing short of abuse and slave labor, so they eventually managed to get away from him. Now Nabiki is saddled with a morose Ranma. Mousse is generally shown to bear some maliciousness towards everyone except Shampoo ironically this is because of Shampoo , though he is actually very polite, friendly and respectful.
Ryoga accepts training from Cologne because he feels that he can use it to best Ranma, and win Akane's interest. Sasuke is a loyal servant and often tries to help Tatewaki defeat Ranma and steal Akane away from him. The official showdown, called the Charlotte Cup, turns into a long, hard, three-way battle between The Golden Pair and their frequently distracted and shifting opponents Ranma, Akane and Ryoga. She is voiced by in the Japanese anime and by in English. He is also extremely skilled in the unarmed Joketsuzoku style used by other Amazons. Due to a series of other involuntary entanglements, he has several additional love interests, most notably the Chinese Amazon Shampoo, okonomiyaki chef and childhood friend Ukyo Kuonji, and Kodachi Kuno, the younger sister of rival Tatewaki Kuno.
With his last moments of life, he gave Ryu the scroll and told him to find the scroll containing the companion Umisenken. By the end of the manga series Ryoga spends his time wandering through the wilderness, attempting to find, and go on innocent dates with, his pig-breeding girlfriend, while striving to get over his old crush on Akane, and as usual, likely training and amassing new techniques to exceed Ranma — if he can ever find his friend and nemesis. Though he himself claims to be a model martial artist, and makes a point of telling Ranma about the right thing to do, he is not above acting cowardly, stealing a dowry, or only looking out for his own well being. He is often helpful to anyone who visits and tries to offer whatever help he can. Despite this, she can turn underhanded and occasionally ambushes those she believes to be her romantic rivals. She is susceptible to physical attacks, and her mind is split in three parts that recurrently have different ideas of what to do, but her tendency to hover far away and attack from a distance makes her a difficult opponent.
Ever since then Ryoga turns into a black piglet when doused with cold water, which makes his constant wanderings much more dangerous from hungry hunters and predators, and he initially carries a large grudge at Ranma for that once he learned the truth. She sits on a and pours cold water over her with a and then soaks into the hot water in the undermount bathtub. Other notable works include Mermaid Saga, Rumic Theater, and. This article is incomplete and is missing content. This led Ryu's father to believe he could use the Yamasenken to restore his dojo, but when he practiced its attacks indoors he ended up destroying the building, causing it to fall on top of him which led to his death.
Near the end of the manga series, Nodoka finally discovered Ranma and Genma's dual identities and curses. He originally took Ranma to Jusenkyo because he had heard about it in a Chinese brochure even though he cannot read a word of. Even though Plum is only a little girl, she is fairly intelligent, reasonable and brave, providing Ranma and his friends with useful information about the springs and following them even in dangerous situations. Throughout the series Ranma seeks out a way to rid his curse, while his friends, enemies and many fiancées constantly hinder and interfere.
The series follows the hilarious adventures of Ranma and Akane as they encounter various opponents, meet new love interests, and find different ways to make each other angry, all while their engagement hangs over their head. Akane regularly feels inferior to Kasumi in beauty and feminine pursuits, to Ranma and his other fiancées in cooking, martial arts ability or gymnastics, and to other students in swimming. He's generally dishonorable and often cheats and betrays during confrontations, but will help beautiful women who are in trouble. When not upset Ryoga is usually shy, humble, helpful, and polite, especially around women. He can also hide weapons in the feathers of his duck form and is able use them proficiently while flying. Happosai is voiced by in the Japanese anime and by in English.
He is also a widower, left to single-handedly take care of his three daughters. Now Nabiki's stuck in the middle of the swirling chaos that is Ranma's, trying to pull the biggest scam of her life - Fixing Ranma Saotome's life. She is actively pursued by Mousse, a childhood friend for whom she generally shows nothing but disdain. Ranma submerges himself and Kuno but then re emerges from the water in his female form in the school.
Tatewaki never realizes that the Pigtailed Girl is really his mortal enemy in a female body, despite witnessing Ranma's transformation several times—he merely believes that Ranma has switched places with her in some manner. Nevertheless, Ranma angrily refuses to ever again getting involved with the twins. He often alternates between his role as a villainous grandmaster to one as a lighthearted pervert. His cursed form is a resembling either a stereotypical or , with small crane wings which allow him to fly great distances despite his enormous size, and an eel sticking out of his lower back which works as a second set of eyes for Taro during combat. He is extremely jealous of Ranma, who is the target of Shampoo's affection, and he believes he needs to defeat or kill Ranma in order to have her care for him.
Mousse is an amazingly skilled, swift, strong, and dangerous martial artist, who fights by using hidden weapons. Even so, her dedication to teaching also means she wants him to succeed in her classes, and has made an effort to help him with his studies. He was raised by his cruel stepmother and stepsisters, who treated him like a slave after the death of his father. All while hoping for a way home. Ranma climbs the flower and attacks the twins with a reluctant Poduduan, which turns out to be a single-use weapon. These techniques having been found to be much more dangerous than he thought, he decided to seal them; he is revealed to have created the techniques to be able to survive in dire conditions by way of thieving.
Lime is of the tiger-clan, a massive master warrior dressed in animal skins, and the physically strongest and most durable character in the series, dwarfing even Ryoga in these areas, with an upper maximum of over 100,000 tonnes. Shampoo appears to have a stronger offense, while Ukyo has a stronger defense, which has enabled her to stall Ranma or Ryoga for longer than her rival. He and his two servants, Mint and Lime, attempt to find an artifact to reverse the effect. His sorrow at the prospect of dying without being loved by Akane causes him to produce a powerful chi-attack that defeats Lime in a single strike, and causes the Musk dragon-prince Herb to wake up due to the energy output and feel awed by the display. For a time, he employed both and as assistants.