|Anime | Manga | Novel
|Hair Color||Golden Brown|
|Eye Color||Light Green|
|Affiliations||Kouryou Academy Branch|
|Light Novel||Volume 1|
|Japanese Voice||Haruka Tomatsu|
|English Voice||Michelle Rojas|
Imari Nagakura is the girl that Tooru first met at the Entrance ceremony. They fought to know who would enter the Academy. After a few months, they both met each other again on an island, where the Kouryou Academy Branch was located.
Imari is a lively girl with both cuteness and beauty. She has long golden brown hair that is usually tied up into a pony tail at the back with a ribbon. She has beautiful light green eyes and fair skin.
She is very energetic, lively, and cheerful. But also competitive when pushed. She becomes shy and panics when someone compliments her, like Tooru did. She is always looking ahead to the goal she is aiming for.
She is also very helpful, proven when the others were on the island, she helped everyone to fight the 《Rebels》.
Tooru Kokonoe's opponent during the Kouryou Academy enrollment exam. The 《Qualification Ceremony》ended and after the losers left the auditorium, they got brought to the building grounds and were pressed with a choice. Although there were some rules, they would either transfer to a normal high school or transfer to the Kouryou academy branch school to become an 《Exceed》, but the environment would be harsh. Imari picked the path of the branch school without a second thought and was brought to an island. After 3 months of severe training and after she sublimated to 《II》 by the 《Sublimation ceremony》 last semester, she got told that the students from the main school were coming to visit the island for a seaside school. They received instructions of a 《Blaze Practice》. This meant hiding her identity and attacking Tooru, Julie, and Lilith.
- Her Blaze manifests as a curved one-sided ≪Sword≫, which she wields like a katana.
- She's the first girl Tooru meets.
- In the anime adaption, Tooru didn't compliment Imari like he did in the novel.
- Her appearance resembles Yuuki Asuna from anime/manga Sword Art Online. Coincidentally, both characters are voiced by Tomatsu Haruka.
- Tooru's actor, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, also played Kirito, Asuna's love interest in Sword Art Online.