Haruhi SuzumiyaHaruhi Suzumiya (涼宮 ハルヒ, Suzumiya Haruhi) is the lead character and focus of the Haruhi Suzumiya book series created by Nagaru Tanigawa. She possesses god-like abilities to change, destroy, and reshape the world to her desires. She is the leader of the SOS Brigade, or the way Haruhi would call it, Save the World by Overloading it with Fun Haruhi Suzumiya Brigade . She drives most of the series, proving to be the most energetic student, since Middle School. In Middle School, Haruhi had put all the desks in the hallway from her classroom, painted stars on the roof, and painted a huge hieroglyph in school grounds, more exact in the school's field. Haruhi needs to be entertained, just in anyway. She can not stand for boredom. The SOS Brigade she lead, she forced the whole brigade to participate in what she wanted (Whether the other members like it or not), promoting a store, entering a baseball tournament, participating in a school festival, etc. Haruhi does not really know of her powers, but her emotions activate her powers. In the 6th Grade, she had noticed she was not a special person, she was a person in a sea of people. She has decided to make her life interesting and unique to be that special person she wants to be with the help of the SOS Brigade.
Kyon is the student who first sat in front of Haruhi Suzumiya and the only normal human in the SOS Brigade. He did not think of intentionally meeting her. The story is told in Kyon's point-of-view. Through narration and dialogue, he provides his insight, perspective, and opinions on the series' events. Kyon is easily annoyed by Haruhi's demands and commands given to him, but is be bewildered by her. There are hints in Kyon that he has romantic feelings for Haruhi Suzumiya, but he makes her jealous every time when he's with Mikuru Asahina. Kyon is a nickname first given to him by his grandmother, and his sister also had started calling her "Kyon". His real name is John Smith, and Haruhi Suzumiya remembers John Smith in her earlier memories in Middle School. Kyon had helped Haruhi paint the hieroglyph in the school field in Middle School, but it was subsequently. Haruhi Suzumiya still says she did it with nobody's help.
 Yuki NagatoYuki Nagato is the quiet alien-human in the back of the clubroom reading books all the time. She is a humanoid created by Data Integration Thought Entity, which is responsible for monitoring Haruhi Suzumiya and the investigation of an unexplained "explosion of data" three years prior to the present story. She has abilities to manipulate her environment and surroundings, or "data" that she refers to. She seems like a quiet person, but if it deals with her mission or anything of her doing, she can be talking non-stop. While she's being interrupted in her reading, she comments that she is only relatively interested in the members of the SOS Brigade and the SOS Brigade itself. Yuki Nagato once in a while is giving hints to Kyon to aid control Haruhi Suzumiya from changing reality the way it currently is. She shows interests in reading and programming computer games.
 Mikuru AsahinaMikuru Asahina is a time-traveling girl from the future not yet to exist, but travels in time to meet Kyon, and the others that have the same objective, to aid control of Haruhi Suzumiya from manipulating the world as it is. Mikuru Asahina is a soft-spoken girl, who almost always willingly follows Haruhi Suzumiya's demands. She is ranked lowest in her Time Traveler's Committee. She willingly tries to explain to Kyon what is going on, but will heavily censor it by saying "classified information." Haruhi Suzumiya loves dressing up Mikuru Asahina like a doll, and Haruhi Suzumiya is quite jealous of her and Kyon's relationship.
 Itsuki KoizumiItsuki Koizumi is an esper from "The Agency" that acquired the ability to explore "Closed Space" and combat Celestials three years prior to the "explosion of data" witnessed by others. He's a person found to be smiling all the time, and is to be carefree. Itsuki Koizumi's Agency is rivaled by Yuki Nagato's and Mikuru Asahina's organizations are not really friendly with each other. Itsuki Koizumi confuses Kyon with Yuki Nagato's and Mikuru Asahina's side of their story. Kyon seems to always be annoyed by him.
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