高石義生, Takaishi Yoshiki
|Nickname||Yoshiki the Man Eater|
|Debut (Anime)||OVA 2|
|Debut (Manga)||The "Man-Eating Tiger"|
|Fighting Style||Wrestling & Muay Thai|
|Family||Akemi Takaishi (Sister)|
Yoshiki Takaishi (高石義生, Takaishi Yoshiki) is a fictional character from the anime and manga series of Koukou Tekkenden Tough. He's called Yoshiki the Man Eater (人食い義生, Hitogui Yoshiki).
Yoshiki Takaishi has cauliflower ears because of practicing body to body techniques.
Koukou Tekkenden Tough
It is known that Yoshiki Takaishi was a product of the Devil Factory however he left due to differences between him and Shawn J. Akutsu. Yoshiki received his name and was also banned from pro wrestling after crippling Chico Fernandez in a Lucha Libre match.
After his retirement Iron Kiba agreed to fight anyone who defeated the Nadashinkageryu. Hearing about this Yoshiki went to Aoba to challenge Kichi and came across Mikunino and his gang and attacked them on sight. He ended up being stabbed by Mikunino when he turned his back on him to fight Kichi. However he proved strong enough to continue fighting. While Yoshiki did technically defeat Kichi he couldn’t finishes him off due to his injuries and the match was declared a draw. Kichi took him to the hospital after he passed out due while trying to continue to fight. Kichi donated his blood during the operation.
From Enemy to Friend
Grateful to Kichi for saving his life Yoshiki agreed to train him for his fight against Remco Yahrob and went to his aid when Shawn had three devil factory products attack Kichi and Remco after the battle. He still told Kichi that even though he considers him a friend that does mean that he won’t defeat him.
Yoshiki also fought in the same Vale Tudo tournament as Iron Kiba. However he ended up hitting his opponent so hard that that he broke his hand and had to pull out before the second round. He later accompanied Kichi to the Black Dragon temple. While there he helped kichi train for his match with Chosho.
Not really having any clear goals after Kiba’s death Yoshiki entered the T.D.K. Where he Seiya Kono. Yoshiki bragged that like Garcia he was going to beat him in three seconds. Finally remembering who he was during the match Yoshiki attempted to defeat him using just pro wrestling moves. However Seiya surprised the crowd by saying that pro wrestling moves don’t work in a real fight.
Yoshiki eventually left for India after saying that guys fighting tigers are better than guys fighting humans.
Yoshiki Takaishi has inhuman strength and resistance. hiscombat style is all about strength. All his technique relies on incredible strength and resistance. He learned body to body techniques and suplexes when he was a student by doing wrestling. The combat techniques while standing he mastered those in Thailand. While there he went through such violent training that he repeatedly puked blood. All of that was his will to become the strongest.
- Yoshiki is based off of the first Japanese UFC champion Yoshiki Takahashi.