Masako Kaneko (かねこ まさこ Kaneko Masako) is one of members of Haze Middle School's Go club as well as volleyball player.
When Masako Kaneko was first introduced, she was mainly a volleyball player and rarely showed to the Go club. She actually knew how to play Go before she was invited to join the Go club. Masako was first invited to the club for the team tournaments
Masako Kaneko challenged the "best player" in Episode 27 of the anime for a game of Go. She ended up playing against Yuuki Mitani. She appears rather confident in her Go skills. She ended up resigning to the match.
- The name Masako is written in hiragana (まさこ), which has no special meaning. However, when written in kanji (雅子 or 正子), it could possibly mean:
- 雅子 - "elegant, graceful" (雅) (masa) and "child" (子) (ko).
- 正子 - "right, proper" (正) (masa) and "child" (子) (ko).
- Masako's surname Kaneko is written in hiragana (かねこ), which has no special meaning. However, when written in kanji (金子), it could possibly mean "gold/metal, money/cash, currency" (金) (kane) and "child" (子) (ko).
|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|