Asumi is an average-sized girl with brown eyes and brown, shoulder-length hair.
Asumi seems to be a caring girl who often acts as older sister to Hikaru Shindo.
Internet Go Arc
Asumi first appears where she and Isumi talk about Akira not attending the first day of the Pro Exam and wonder why he skips the first day.
She is an A-league insei who befriends Hikaru and frequently trains with him. She also participates in the Young Lions Tournament.
Pro Exam Arc
Asumi participates in the pro exams but midway through she and Ijima realize that they have no chance of passing. Despite this she pulls off a win against Honda.
Asumi is a relatively strong A-league insei, though far behind forerunners such as Hikaru, Ochi, Waya, Isumi, and Honda. She has many losses in the pro exams, but wins against Honda.
She has a sisterly relationship with Hikaru and they study together.
They are insei at about the same skill level.
They are friends and fellow insei.
- The name Asumi means "tomorrow" (明日) (asu) and "beautiful" (美) (mi).
- Asumi's surname Nase means "apple tree" (奈) (na) and "swift current, rapids" (瀬) (se).
|Main Character||Hikaru Shindo • Fujiwara no Sai • Akira Toya • Koyo Toya|
|Other Character||Akari Fujisaki • Kimihiro Tsutsui • Tetsuo Kaga • Yuki Mitani • Kumiko Tsuda • Natsume • Masako Kaneko • Hitoshi Koike • Seiji Ogata • Kaoru Kishimoto • Yuri Hideka • Yoshitaka Waya • Yuta Fukui • Shinichiro Isumi • Asumi Nase • Kosuke Ochi • Toshinori Honda • Tatsuhiko Kadowaki • Shigeo Morishita • Kuwabara • Zama • Harumi Ichikawa • Mitsuko Shindo • Michio Shirakawa • Suyong Hong • Atsushi Kurata • Yongha Ko • Kiyoharu Yashiro|
|Current||Asumi Nase • Yuta Fukui • Eiji Komiya • Toshiteru Adachi|
|Former||Hikaru Shindo • Yoshitaka Waya • Shinichiro Isumi • Kosuke Ochi • Toshinori Honda • Ryo Iijima • Kaoru Kishimoto • Suyong Hong• Mitsuru Mashiba • Kiyoharu Yashiro|