- "The Correct 5's handsomest member, Issa Narumiya"
Issa Narumiya (
Issa was born into a family famous for their flower arrangements, specializing in the "Narumiya Style of Flower Arrangement" (
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.
Issa and the other Correct 5 members first met Oto Edogawa, when she ran in front of their by accident. 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 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. 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.
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
- Issa first appears in chapter 1 of Boys Over Flowers Season 2.
- He is the main character in the three page "Bonus Story", which makes fun of his lack of screen time.
- He shares his last name with Tsukasa Domyoji's cousin Kiyonaga Narumiya.
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