Battle Royale

Kenji Maezono (前薗 健二, Maezono Kenji) is a minor character in Battle Royale II: Requiem.


Kenji was a jock who joined Schwartz Katze when his father was killed in the terrorist attacks.

Friends and Enemies[]

Kenji was friends with Ryo Kurosawa, Naoki Jo, Jun Nanami, and Tetsuya Shimura.

Before the Program[]

During the Program[]

Kenji survived Mission 1: "The Landing", and ended up in Group B when the class got separated. After Masakatsu Taguchi's dead body fell on the ground, it caused the mines to blow up which killed Kenji and his partner Ryoko Hata, as well as Rena Niimi and her partner Tatsuhiko Hasegawa.


  • The name Kenji means "healthy, strong" (健) (ken) and "two" (二) (ji)
  • Kenji's surname Maezono means "before" (前) (mae) and "garden, yard" (薗) (zono)