"The Correct 5's handsomest member, Issa Narumiya"

Issa Narumiya (成宮 一茶 (なるみや いっさ) Narumiya Issa) was a member of the Correct 5 with his friends, Haruto Kaguragi, Sugimaru Eibi, Kaito Taira, and Airi Maya. He was a student at Eitoku Senior High. Once a month he held a flower arranging demonstration, which his family was famous for.


Early life

Issa was born into a family famous for their flower arrangements, specializing in the "Narumiya Style of Flower Arrangement" (成宮流華道 () ). He also had a gift for the art, which he learned from his grandfather, known as a "national treasure" in Japan.[2]

High school

After joining the Correct 5, Issa and the other members began attending Eitoku Senior High. Spearheaded by Haruto Kaguragi, the group began their "peasant hunts". They would force the poor students to withdrawal.[3]

Oto Edogawa

"When are we doing it? Looks like your butt's glued to the hair, Haruto... So is that Edogawa girl here yet? If so, then let's get it over with. Haruto?"
—Issa notices Haruto's reluctance to expel Oto[src]

Issa and the other Correct 5 members first met Oto Edogawa, when she ran in front of their by accident.[3] He later suggested to Haruto that he should make Oto his girlfriend, after she blackmailed Haruto. Haruto took Issa's advice, but it ended in a disaster[4] Later, Issa, Kaito Taira, and Sugimaru Eibi discovered fliers that declared that Oto was a "peasant". Issa recognized her as the girl who ran in front of their car.[5] The Correct 5 made the decision to expel Oto from the school. Issa noticed Haruto's hesitance, commenting that his "butt [was] glued to the chair." Haruto then revealed that he could not expel Oto, causing Airi Maya to go do it herself.[6]

Physical appearance

Considered the Correct 5's "handsomest" member, women found Issa extremely attractive. His "down-turned eyes" were remarked as one of his "charming points". He had his short, light hair parted toward the left. Issa also had both of his ears pierced.

Personality and traits

Similar to Haruto Kaguragi's admiration of Tsukasa Domyoji, Issa's hero was the F4's Sojiro Nishikado. Issa strived to be a "ladies' man" like Sojiro. Sugimaru also labeled Issa, "the Academy's biggest flirt". He had an exceptional talent for flower arranging (ikebana), which his family was famous for. His monthly demonstrations drew huge crowds.

Behind the scenes

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