A second-year student who goes to Tsukishima General High School. He belongs to the soccer club, and he practices hard every day. Taichi is in the same class as Sora Takenouchi. He served as the leader of the DigiDestined during the adventure into the Digital World six years ago. His strong sense of justice and his straightforward earnest side haven't changed since elementary school, but lately he's also been worrying about where he's headed in life.