The leader of a trio of gyaru classmates whom Yoshiko starts interacting with later in the series. She doesnt really like her but shes just as dumb as Yoshiko in school. Akane has red hair and is the most antagonistic of the three against Yoshiko. She dislikes Akuru who calls her ugly. She also wants to be more popular and have a boyfriend. Akane is a hotheaded girl who often hangs out in her friends small group and she despises Yoshiko Hanabatake so much that she often takes her anger out on her.