|Persona|| Phone Addict (2/20/18)|
|Appears||Week 1 (Debug)|
He used to have thick, bushy eyebrows, longer hair, a spiky ponytail at the back of his head, and a black bandana. All of these were removed from his appearance in the October 8th, 2015 Build.
In his former appearance, he had black spiky hair with flame-red tips. He had grey eyes and a red bandana around his head with three strands of hair that fell onto it.
As of the February 15th, 2016 Build, Ryuto has tall, dark red, spiky hair with sideburns and red eyes.
As of the May 2nd, 2019 Build, Ryuto has black hair with red tips and light red eyes.
Among the personas currently implemented in the game, Ryuto is a Phone Addict. If Ayano aims her phone at him, he will happily pose for a picture. If he sees a corpse or witnesses a murder, he will snap a picture with his Phone and will text it to the police. While he is doing this, he will run out of the school. He cannot participate in physical confrontations against murderers, unless Pippi Osu is killed in front of him.
He would rather play the video game Osu! than socialize with the other students.
According to his student profile, he lies to his parents and claims he spends all of his free time studying.
Ryuto's default reputation is -3.
As of the August 18th, 2018 Build, Ryuto enters the school grounds at 7:05 AM. He walks to his locker at 7:10 AM and changes from his outdoor shoes to his indoor shoes. At 7:15 AM, Ryuto plays an augmented reality game with Midori Gurin, Mai Waifu, and Pippi Osu.
Ryuto walks back to class again at 1:30 PM and participates in cleaning time between 3:30 PM and 4:00 PM. Afterwards, he continues playing the augmented reality game until the end of the day.
Main article: Pippi Osu
Ryuto has a crush on Pippi according to his student profile, but he doesn't know that she feels the same way about him.
Since he has a crush on her, if the player kills Pippi in front of him, he will attack the player with much more force than he's usually capable of. However, if she dies, he will not mourn her death.
The topics towards Ryuto are (Negative/Positive/Neutral) as follows:
- Martial Arts
- Video games
- Everything else.
- As of the September 20th, 2015 Build, Ryuto's bandana now has cloth physics.
- On his computer screen is Tomoe Mami, a character from the anime Puella Magi Madoka Magica.
- His name and design is a parody of Ryuta Ippongi from the rhythm game Osu! Tatakae! Ouendan. Ryuto's character has made a cameo in the game Osu! as well.
- YandereDev thought Ryuto's old hair was "freaking awesome", but changed it because it stuck out like a sore thumb.
- Despite him being in love with Pippi, the player will only be able to play cupid with a rival, not two ordinary NPCs.
- YandereDev might implement Ryuto blushing when he is near Pippi. He may fall into depression if she dies.
- Ryuto used to attend Classroom 1-1 until the November 15th, 2015 Build.
- Ryuto used to attend Classroom 3-2 until the October 1st, 2017 Build.
- Before the June 29th, 2016 Build, Ryuto arrived on school grounds 15th in line on the left side, at 7:05 AM.
- As of the August 16th, 2016 Build, the player can go to the Light Music Club and summon Ryuto as the male victim by praying to Mr. Jazzy Feet.
- The player can see him commenting on Hoshiko Mizudori's phone.
|“||I took off my bandana to adjust it, and a gust of wind just - WHOOSH - blew it right out of my hands! I can sense that my bandana is still somewhere on the school grounds. I can feel its energy! I feel naked without my bandana...but I can't find it anywhere! Would you pleeeeeease bring it to me if you find it?||”|
|“||Please, hurry! Without my bandana, I can feel my...life force...draining...||”|
— After accepting his task.
|“||I knew you wouldn't understand...nobody understands the bond between me and my bandana...||”|
— After refusing his task.
|“||My bandana! You found it! Oh, you have saved my life! I'll be in your debt forever! Forever and ever! Unless you, like, kill someone right in front of me, or something like that, ahahaha!||”|
— After completing his task.
|“||Anyone got a version of Yanvania that doesn't crash?||”|
— Ryuto commenting on the school's website.