|Japanese name:||鈴木 兒生|
|School:|| Chiyozaki Elementary School|
unknown middle school
|Grade:||1st year middle school (Shinohayu)|
|Debut:||Shinohayu the Dawn of Age ch 1|
Rui Suzuki is a friend of Shino Shiratsuki from Yokohama. She is one of the eighteen representatives from the Kanagawa prefecture for the nationals during her 6th year in elementary school.
Rui dresses in the Gothic Lolita style and wears black finger nail polish. She ties her hair on the right side with lots of loops.
According to Shino, Rui has always been faint hearted.
Playing Style / Abilities
Not Shown. However, Wakana mentions she was pretty good and this was despite the fact she was hampered by the girls fear tactics.
She first appears playing mahjong with Shino and is defeated before the bell rings. When Shino has to move with her uncle, Rui cries at her send off.
Girls of Yumachi Arc
It is revealed that Rui has won a spot in the nationals and Shino decides to call her. She tells Shino that they saw finish third in the Shimane tournament so all of them decided to participate this year. Rui then tells Shino that she looks forward to the summer and getting to meet her again.
Children's National Tournament Arc
After the opening ceremonies, Rui meets up with Shino in the halls. She tells Shino that she's in the first group and that she always feels nervous in the beginning. When Shino tells her that she'll be waiting in the second round, Rui thinks to herself that the likelihood of that is just around six percent. Later Rui's match isn't shown but she is defeated by Wakana Yonamine. Afterwards she sits beside Shino and says that she didn't have much expectations but losing is mortifying. While crying she says that she leaves the rest to Shino.
When Rui sees the results of Shino's match against Wakana, she cries and thanks Shino.