Denki Kaminari is a young and energetic Class 1-A student who is a pro hero aspirant.
1. Denki is a Pervert
We love perverted characters don’t we? Although Kaminari is not as perverted as Minoru Mineta, he has shown some of his perverted side throughout the series making him pervert next to Mineta. He is a type of guy who tries his best to impress girls and even flirts with them! Cool guy right?
2. Denki Kaminari/Relationships
Kaminari is a guy who is easy to be friends with since he is very friendly and a social guy who does not shy away from interacting with others, especially cute girls. This can be proved by the fact that he does not hesitate to talk casually with arrogant Bakugo who is known for his unfriendly behaviour. This also earned him the unique stat Friend in Ultra Analysis where he was graded ‘S’.
3. Class 1-A
#1 ranked within U.A High School for heroics and is considered as the top Hero Academy in Japan. Students are separated based on their abilities into specific Departments and Classes
Denki Kaminari is one of the few students who is not dedicated towards studies and as a consequence, his academic performance suffers. He usually performs poorly requiring help in contrast to academic bright students such as Tenya Iida. He is also shown uninterested in studies as he gets bored easily during lectures.
4. Denki Kaminari’s Hero Costume
The original costume / hero suit of Denki Kaminari consisted of a plain white shirt and a medium length black jacket which he used to wear on top along with black pants that have two white stripes on them. He also had a rather big earphone type device on his ear with an unusual antenna sticking out of it. His upgraded costume is slightly different with a short black jacket and a wristband on his right wrist. He also wears a blue tinted glass while most things are the same. It is hardly an upgrade over his last attire.
5. Denki is a Clumsy Guy
Although our Hero is quite an energetic guy, when in extreme danger or facing some villains, he becomes slightly awkward and even panics. During such a situation, Denki Kaminari activates his quirk unintentionally leaving him vulnerable to nearby harm and usually ends up getting damaged.
6. Electrifying Hero Quirk
Kaminari, also known as Stun Gun Hero: Chargebolt, has a rather Overpowered quirk that can fry his opponents with ease leaving them stunted for a period of time. – At first, he could not output a high power with intense training, he can now output as much as 2 million volts though it has a toll on his brain. Furthermore, he can also absorb as well as neutralize electricity from similar quirks or sources.
7. Below Average Intelligence
Denki Kaminari has been bad at calculating situations where the intellect mattered the most. His intelligence is below average in contrast to the highly intelligent of our Heroes, Shoto Todoroki, Kacchan and Tenya Iida. This led to Kaminari scoring the worst grade ‘E’ in the intelligence category in Ultra Archive of the Heroes.
8. Denki Kaminari Kanji
Like most My Hero Academia Merch characters, his name also has a special meaning. The kanji Kami means “above” and nari refers to “sound to ring”. The kanji Den refers to “electricity” while ki means “spirit”.
9. Stun Gun Hero Early Design
Kaminari is also one of the characters whose last design differed significantly from early sketches. His early sketch had long spiky hair while the body was even slimmer and looked as if he was a villain. During that time, he was not named Denki Kaminari as the name was decided later.
10. Stun Gun Hero Follows The Trend
His favorite things include hamburgers which he loves to eat. Other things that are currently in trend becomes his favorite which makes him a character who is more into trends just like most humans.
11. Denki Kaminari Best Quotes
“Oh, you mean like whamming yay? It’s cool, it’s great! I like it.”
“Listen you two. Right now, you can’t count on me. I’m counting on you.”
“This is all gonna be over in two seconds, honey!”