Midari ikishima is a supporting character in Kakegurui and the main protagonist of Kakegurui Midari, the spin off series of Kakegurui. She is a second year student at Hyakkaou Private Academy, Hyakkaou Private Academy
Midari Ikishima is even the head of the Beautification Committee which means she is the incharge of making sure no one crosses their lines in ethics and moral rules. But honestly, she is really not interested in her fulfilling her duty. Instead she is a thrill-seeker.
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She loves to take risks especially which includes life and death. Midari has no regards for human life. She enjoys betting her mortal life instead of money. There is mostly not much gossip how she gambles as her gambling matches are insane.
As where other students goes for high bets and physical damages she straight away goes for life and death bets. Her matches are more about life and death and less about the money to be won. Her personal favorite being the Russian Roulette, not because she wants her opponent dead but she wants to die herself and blame her opponent as the murderer.
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The main thing about Midari’s matches are her games are usually rigged so she is most likely to lose every game of hers and her opponent won’t get hurt but except for the fact he\she will be labelled as a murderer.
But this insane behaviour of hers comes from the fact that she used to won everything very easily before she got involved in the student council business so now she does not enjoy the excitement of her winning. Instead she likes to risk her life as she thinks that the only way to feel that thrill again is if she will feel pain in her life.
She is very masochistic and is capable of suicidal tendencies which is clearly shown when she takes out her own eye with a pen to pay off her debt to Kirari Momobami. The fact that no one wanted to play her sadistic games she got even more desperate to play.
It is even believed that Midari Ikishima has some hidden unexplainable feelings for Yumeko and she is very jealous of Ryota being close to Yumeko. Midari considers Yumeko as a ‘goddess’ and even praises her for her gambling skills.
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Midari Ikishima is also shown staring at a picture of Yumeko smiling and giggling to her. Despite her insane behaviour, it is even shown that she is very intelligent in academics. She has won numerous awards as shown in the flashback.
Her most iconic game is with Erimi Mushibami, one of the member of the Momobami Clan in which the risk is losing your finger but it turns out in disappointment for Midari as Yumeko already plans a way out where no one’s finger is cut out. But despite being a maniac she brings thrill to the show and makes it much more interesting to watch.