The selfstyled quotformer idolquot Mako is Hidekis 19 yearold cousin who is originally from Okayama prefecture and still has the distinct Okayama dialect of Japanese portrayed as a Southern American English in the English dub. She is skillfully able to spend her older cousins money on her lavish quotDom Perignonquot tastes but often deflects his marriage proposals by saying quotthe Japanese constitution does not allow itquot despite the fact that it does. Shes attracted to Ichiro even though he does not return her affections and fights over him with Yukika. Source: Wikipedia