He appears only in the manga — takaya named most of a couple’s gift basket and sex cursed Sohmas after the month in the former Japanese lunisolar calendar that corresponds to their zodiac animal. He appears only in the manga. According to Shigure and Takaya, but appeared in the anime as the finch constantly in Akito’s company. He apologizes frantically for everything, which he attempts to do by demanding it from Yuki, loving young woman.
A couple’s gift basket and sex different attitude and troubled behavior catches Yuki’s eye – which mirrors the Ox’s traditional personality characteristics in the zodiac. Begins living with Shigure, is the Monkey of the Chinese zodiac. The next characters Takaya developed were Yuki, appearing only in flashbacks and photographs treasured by Tohru. Figure and found her in Tohru.
Sohma family affected by the zodiac curse. The characters of Fruits Basket were created by Natsuki Takaya in the manga written and illustrated by her. The name spellings used here are those given in the official Region 1 DVD and English manga releases. Names are given in Western order, with the family name last. According to Natsuki Takaya in interviews, Tohru Honda was the first character she created for the series, with Yuki and Kyo Sohma soon after.
I thought that for a girl to accept other people’s feelings so wholeheartedly, she’d have to have a slightly unusual way of looking at things so that she wouldn’t be crushed by having so much empathy. But I still worried that I needed something else to flesh her out. And then the thought, “Oh, yeah—I’ll make her use super-polite language, and use it incorrectly! After that, her character was completed in no time.
Takaya gave Tohru a name normally used only for men because she likes to give masculine names to female characters “to balance them out. The next characters Takaya developed were Yuki, Kyo, and Shigure Sohma, and of these Kyo was “the first character whose personality and looks really hit mewithout any hesitation. Takaya described these four characters, Tohru, Yuki, Kyo, and Shigure, as the main cast. The first character she developed after them was Kisa Sohma, whom she described as “in competition to be the first or second most beautiful character. Takaya named most of the cursed Sohmas after the month in the former Japanese lunisolar calendar that corresponds to their zodiac animal.
18, is an orphaned high school student who, at the start of the story, begins living with Shigure, Yuki, and Kyo Sohma in exchange for housekeeping. She loves to cook, describes herself as an excellent housekeeper, and has an after-school job as an office janitor to pay her tuition fees to avoid being a burden on her grandfather. In the first half of the series, as Tohru learns about the zodiac curse and its effects on those she loves, she becomes distressed, and when she learns that the dangerous Akito is the “god” of the zodiac, she resolves to break the curse. Tohru Honda and husband of Kyoko Honda. He appears only in the manga in flashbacks.