Black★Rock Shooter

Original Name ブラック★ロックシューター
Romaji Name Burakku Rokku Shūtā
Nicknames B★RS, Empress
Series Black★Rock Shooter (OVA)
Age N/A
Weight N/A
Height 158 cm
Date of Birth N/A
Blood Type N/A

Black★Rock Shooter from “Black★Rock Shooter (OVA)”


Black★Rock Shooter, the main character of the OVA “Black★Rock Shooter”, is portrayed as a calm and collected girl. She initially remains silent until her confrontation with Mato at the end of the OVA. Black★Rock Shooter is focused and determined, concentrating only on the most important tasks at hand. Despite her calm demeanor, she possesses exceptional fighting skills and is capable of engaging in intense combat.


Black★Rock Shooter was originally created as an original design by Huke, who participated in the release of the song “Black★Rock Shooter” by Supercell. Since then, she has become the main protagonist in various projects, including the OVA, the RPG of the same name, the anime series, and the manga “Black★Rock Shooter: Innocent Soul”. Her character has gained considerable popularity among fans of the franchise.


Black★Rock Shooter’s original design shows her as a fair-skinned girl with blue eyes and black hair styled in uneven twintails. Notice that the right lock of her hair is shorter than the left. She has two scars on her stomach that add to her distinctive appearance. Her outfit consists of a string bikini top under a black jacket with white stripes on the sleeves and a white star design on the front and back. She wears tight shorts, gloves, and knee-high boots to complete her ensemble.


The Black★Rock Shooter has formidable combat skills. Her weapons include a black-hilted katana known as the Black Blade and a large cannon known as the ★Rock Cannon. She demonstrates exceptional skill in battle, even against formidable opponents. Despite her initial defeat by Black Gold Saw, she can hold her own against Dead Master without intentionally causing harm. Her fighting skills and determination make her a formidable force on the battlefield.


Black★Rock Shooter originated as an original design by Huke and gained recognition through the release of the song “Black★Rock Shooter” by Supercell. She has been adapted into various media, including the OVA “Black★Rock Shooter”, in which she serves as the main character. Black★Rock Shooter’s popularity has led to her inclusion in other projects, such as the anime series and manga “Black★Rock Shooter: Innocent Soul,” expanding her presence in the franchise.

Black★Rock Shooter – FAQ

What is Black★Rock Shooter (OVA)?

Black★Rock Shooter (OVA) is an original video animation series (OVA) based on the character Black★Rock Shooter. It was released in 2010 and serves as a standalone adaptation of the Black★Rock Shooter concept.

Who is the main character of Black★Rock Shooter (OVA)?

The main character in Black★Rock Shooter (OVA) is Black★Rock Shooter herself. She is a mysterious and powerful girl who wields a black rock cannon and fights against otherworldly enemies.

What is the story of Black Rock Shooter (OVA)?

Black★Rock Shooter (OVA) follows the story of Mato Kuroi, a young girl who befriends another girl named Yomi Takanashi. As their friendship grows, they are drawn into a parallel world where their alter egos, Black★Rock Shooter and Dead Master, engage in a fierce battle. The OVA explores themes of friendship and inner struggle as the characters confront their own demons.

What are the “Otherworld” and “Insane Black★Rock Shooter” in Black★Rock Shooter (OVA)?

The “Otherworld” is a parallel dimension where the battles between Black★Rock Shooter and her opponents take place. It is a desolate and surreal landscape filled with ruins. “Insane Black★Rock Shooter” is a corrupted version of Black★Rock Shooter, representing her darker and more destructive side.

Are there any other notable characters in Black★Rock Shooter (OVA)?

Yes, in addition to Black★Rock Shooter and Dead Master, there are several other notable characters in the OVA. Some of them include Mato’s friend Yuu Kotari, who plays an important role in the story, as well as characters like Strength, Black★Gold Saw, and Chariot, who are involved in the battles in the Otherworld.

Is Black★Rock Shooter (OVA) related to the Black★Rock Shooter franchise?

Yes, Black★Rock Shooter (OVA) is part of the larger Black★Rock Shooter franchise. It began as a single illustration by artist Huke and gained popularity, leading to the development of various adaptations, including an anime TV series, manga, and video games.