|“||Whether it is right or not, as a Rider, I have a wish that I want to fulfill at last.||„|
|~ Shiji Kido|
Shinji Kido (城戸 真司 Kido Shinji) is the main protagonist of Kamen Rider Ryuki who becomes Kamen Rider Ryuki (仮面ライダー龍騎 Kamen Raidā Ryūki, lit. "Dragon Knight"). He is a journalist trainee working for ORE Journal who finds himself drafted into the Rider War after finding a mysterious card deck. Among the Riders in the Rider War, Shinji does not fight to get his wish, but to stop the Riders from killing each other over it and protect people from the Mirror Monsters.
Powers and Stats
Tier: 10-B | High 7-C | At least High 7-C | 6-A as Base Form
Name: Shinji Kido, Kamen Rider Ryuki
Origin: Kamen Rider Ryuki
Classification: Human, Kamen Rider
Powers and Abilities: Transformation | Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Skilled swordsman, Enhanced Senses (Can sense the existence of the Mirror Monster from far away), Dimensional Travel (Can travel to the Mirror World through any reflectable surface), Summoning with Advent (Can summons Dragreder and weapons), Fire Manipulation with Strike Vent, Sealing with Seal or Contract card, Flight with Dragreder | All previous abilities enhanced plus Energy Projection (His Drag Visor-Zwei can shoot energy), Can random any Advent Cards with Strange Vent (Strange Vent allows him to use 1 random Advent Card of any kind, he gains access to Trick Vent which capable of Duplication, and Steal Vent which capable of Power Mimicry and Power Absorption), Transformation with Dragranzer (Can transform itself into a motorbike)
Attack Potency: Human level | Large Town level (Comparable to Kamen Rider Zolda) | At least Large Town level (This form is much more powerful than his base form) | Continent level as Base Form (Fought against his Another Rider own, who fought against Base Zi-O and Geiz)
Speed: Normal Human | Superhuman (20 m/s) with Supersonic reactions | Superhuman (22.222 m/s), Subsonic while riding Dragranzer (211.111 m/s) | At least Sub-Relativistic
Lifting Strength: Normal Human | At least Superhuman
Striking Strength: Human Class | Large Town Class | At least Large Town Class | Continent Class as Base Form
Range: Extended melee range, higher with Dragreder and weapons.
- Dragreder: Ryuki's Contract Monster. When Ryuki assumes Survive mode, Dragreder transforms into Wildfire Dragon Dragranzer with a bike mode.
- V-Buckle: A buckle that holds Ryuki's Advent Cards, the source of his power.
- Dragon-Summon Armor Drag Visor: Ryuki's Ride Visor, a gauntlet in the shape in Dragreder's head that Ryuki uses to activate his Vent Cards or similar items like Gosei Cards. When Ryuki assumes Survive form with the Survive Vent, the Drag Visor transforms into the gun-like Drag Visor-Zwei which can assume Drag Blade mode.
- Drag Saber: A Liuyedao conjured by the Sword Vent card.
- Drag Claw: A dragon-headed gauntlet conjured by the Strike Vent card.
- Drag Shields: Arm-mounted shields conjured by the Guard Vent card
Weaknesses: Naïve to even his enemies, Ryuki is reluctantly prone to the rules of the Rider War among the thirteen participants. These consequences include keeping his V-Buckle intact to survive within the Mirror World and to honor his pact with Dragreder by giving it life-force to keep it from turning on him, though Ryuki gained Dragreder's friendship and full cooperation so he can fight without worry of being eaten.
- Dragon Rider Kick: Ryuki's Final Vent, jumping into the air while Dragedder snakes behind him to use its fire breath to propel Ryuga so he can land a kick on his opponent.
- Drag Claw Fire: A collaboration attack between Ryuki and Dragblacker.
- Meteor Bullet: Ryuki Survives' Shoot Vent, summoning Dragranzer for a collaboration attack.
- Fire Wall: Ryuki Survives' Guard Vent, summoning Dragranzer to coil itself around him to protect him.
- Dragon Firestorm: Ryuki Survives' Final Vent. Summoning Dragranzer, Ryuki has his Contact Monster assume bike form and spew fire balls at the opponent before being hit by the motorcycle's kinetic force.
- Strange Vent: Becomes a random card from any of the 13 riders.
- Trick Vent: Creates four copies of Ryuki to aid him.
- Steal Vent: Allows Ryuki to steal any weapon or defense object his opponent may have.
Key: Shinji Kido | Base Form | Survive Form | Zi-O Appearances / Rider Time : Ryuki