Japanese manga series

Katekyo Hitman Reborn! (家庭教師ヒットマンREBORN!, Katekyō Hittoman REBORN) is a manga series by Akira Amano. It is the story of a junior high student who is reluctant to become the tenth boss of the Vongola Family until one day an unusual toddler trains him to become a Mafia boss. It is currently airing on TV Tokyo and is licensed by VIZ Media [SJ Advanced].

Main Cast - Sawada Family


Tsunayoshi "Tsuna" Sawada (沢田綱吉/ツナ, Sawada Tsunayoshi/Tsuna)

  • I don't want to be called "Tsuna" by some baby like you.
  • He's trying to introduce himself while crying...
  • He has no mercy.
  • (Saying to Enma) My pride is you...
  • [shocked] There it is! Yamamoto is making it a game again!
  • [shocked] GAD! [manga rendition]
    • Referring to his family or other people doing embarrassing stuff.
  • Mukuro... If I don't defeat you, I can't die in peace!(When entering by the first time in Hyper Dying Will mode)
  • The source of power comes from support. (Discovering the technique for X-Burner)
  • I consider everything that happened to be precious moments of my life. The pain. The suffering. The fun…And I am here right now, because everyone was there for me. I couldn't have accomplished anything by standing still, without anybody’s help. I treasure every moment I have spent here. Unlucky? I feel pretty lucky. This is my resolve. (When battling Byakuran in the Future era)
  • My pride is my comrades, my friends!
  • Just the sight of one another, just the sight of our smiles was enough to fill our hearts with the joy of seeing each other again.
  • My flames...‎Were born from this world you’ve taken over...These are everyone flames!‎ The fact that you've hurt all those innocent people...‎

I’LL MAKE YOU REGRET IT!! (When Uni died)

  • If I were to lose a friend...then I couldn't die in peace!
  • I cannot simply abandon a comrade.
  • Shut Up! Why do you think we're fighting? Because we're still gonna have a snowball fight & watch fireworks together! That's why we're fighting! That's why we're getting stronger! I still want to laugh with everyone,


  • I will bring everyone back!
  • Looks like i cant show my real smile for now on..
  • What's wrong, Byakuran? Are you nothing without your wings?
  • I don't need. . . this kind of power! If you want me to inherit such mistakes then. . . I.. I WILL WIPE OUT THE VONGOLA!

Nana Sawada (沢田 奈々, Sawada Nana)

  • I never knew Reborn-kun had such a handsome friend.
  • Tsu-kun, isn't it wonderful that you have such a cute bride? (Wedding dream episode)

Iemitsu Sawada (?? ??, Sawada Iemistu)

  • Keep in mind that there are those who get hurt and those who try to heal the hurt ones. For those guys, it's not funny to have something they value so much be brushed off so lightly. How can a man protect another if he can't even protect himself?

Main Cast (Not necessarily of the Vongola Family)


Haru Miura (三浦 ハル, Miura Haru)

  • For Tsuna-san, who'll become a mafia boss, this is nothing.
  • It is our duty to support all of you as best as we can, so that you can go all out without any worries.
  • Haru's heart has been snatched away, and I can hardly breathe!
  • This is all Gokudera-san's fault! Haru-chan's fighting spirit is completely ignited!

Dr. Shamal

  • Sorry, sorry. I'm easily distracted.
  • Your condition is, sadly, terminal.
  • You're not seeing a single thing. For guys like you, there's nothing for me to teach.
  • I don't treat men.

Kyoko Sasagawa (?? ?? Sasagawa Kyoko)

  • Big Brother, stop! You promised me you wouldn't fight!
  • Tsuna! Thank God! Everyones looking for you! And for Reborn and Gokudera too!

Vongola Family


Takeshi Yamamoto (山本 武, Yamamoto Takeshi)

  • They're playing tag. How nostalgic. (ep 6)
    • Referring to Lambo and I-Pin chasing each other
  • Tsuna, you're really such a funny guy!
  • The Shigure Souen Style is completely flawless and invincible!
  • You won't know if you don't give it a try.
  • Rely on your Instinct, rather than Logic.
  • A game about mafias? Cool!
  • Yo, lambo, did u bathe?

Hayato Gokudera (獄寺 隼人, Gokudera Hayato)

  • Tschh!
  • If you think you can solve it, then go ahead!
  • What did you say?!? Eat Sand!
  • Tenth, you should leave. Otherwise you might catch her stupidity.
  • Sorry for the wait, Gokudera Hayato has arrived!
  • That was so touching! To want to be a gigantic robot!
  • WOW! Tenth you're so STRONG!
  • Don't look down on me, woman or I'll blow your brother up!
  • Juudaime!
  • You shouldn't think about family stuff too much. My house is far more complicated and messy.
  • Don't underestimate the Vongola!
  • Anyone older than me is an enemy.
  • You should just do as you please, like you always do.
  • I got ran over a few times on my way here!
  • Stupid cow.

Ryohei Sasagawa (笹川 了平, Sasagawa Ryōhei)

  • Awesome! That's proof of his strength!
  • You dodged my extreme right straight! I'm really impressed with you now! Join our club, Sawada!
  • Tsuna and his friends are so passionate! Let me in, too!
  • It is time to let the one called Namimori's Rumble Fish teach!!!
  • Alright! My ULTIMATE power is emerging!
  • Real men only go straight! (when failing to make his bike turn corners)
  • EXTREME! (Catch phase)
  • (To Lambo) Smile... I said smile! Smile! Damn you!
  • This box is extremely yellow!
  • The dolphin has guts. I want him in my club!!!
  • (To Lambo) Don't you want to see Tsuna's mama again?!

Kyoya Hibari (雲雀 恭弥, Hibari Kyōya)

  • I'll bite you to death.
  • Wao.
  • Wrong, you didn't even get one syllable right.
  • I happen to be familiar with illusions since I hate them so much.
  • Shall we have a little contest?
  • Pride is not something you can surrender.
  • The word "discipline" is something that I would never give up, no matter what. But it's not because it is my pride that I will not give it up. It's because I cannot give it up, that's why it is my pride.
  • Even small animals have their own way of surviving.
  • Little animal .. Your face right now ... is dull ... Watch my fight!
  • It's not that I can't drink, I just choose not to.
  • To increase the flame of the ring is to be pissed off.
  • It is the sky that allow the cloud to move about freely.But someday, I will bite up the sky itself.

Chrome Dokuro

  • Boss, is it that I'm not worthy enough of the position as guardian of the mist?
  • Mukuro-sama, I wanted to help you.
  • Ano.....
  • No matter who you are I won't lose.


  • If you can no longer believe in the person you love, then test him until you are satisfied.
  • Love conquers all, eh?
  • Money is not the most important thing. Love is.
  • Is my cooking too stingy for you, Yamamoto Takeshi?
  • ROMEO!! (Whenever 15 year old Lambo appears)



Xanxus (ザンザス, Zanzasu)

  • Regardless of our internal strife, in times of Crisis, when we are attacked by scumbags from the outside... We, the Vongola, are always as one!
  • Scum.
  • You trash.

Superbi Squalo (スペルビ スクアーロ, Superubi Sukuāro)

  • Congratulations, your chance at beating me has increased from zero percent to ... zero percent.
  • Don't think. Feel.

Belphegor "Bel" (ベルフェゴール, Berufegōru)

  • Ushishishishishishishi~
  • What a fierce fire.
  • (Fran asks if he can remove his hat)No way! You'll die wearing it!
  • I'm going to kill you. Or better yet, commit suicide right here.

Fran (フラン, Furan)

  • (To Belphegor) You know, I've been thinking, senpai, your head isn't really screwed on right.
  • In that case, Mr. Levi, why don't you go ahead and take them down yourself,please. I'll stay here and watch.
  • The way you used 'but' there is all wrong, lightning pervert.
  • Because I took Mammon's place, I was forced to wear this stupid hat. I didn'tagree to wear this hat, you know.
  • Ahh, you made me cry. I'm reporting you to our long-haired, idiotic commander andasking for permission to kill you, senpai.
  • You know, I've been thinking, senpai, your head isn't really screwed on right. Youwere probably chased out of your homeland, right?
  • Geh, please stop it, enough with the stabbing.
  • Bel-senpai, can you pull the knives out of my back first? Your renowned kniveshave such a weird shape, it's kind of embarrassing to have them sticking out myback like this.
  • Don't you ever spare a thought for the environmental crisis?
  • Bel: What happened to your box weapon?

Fran: I did my best, but ... I couldn't think of a pose so I couldn't open it. Bel: Pose? Fran: Don't all the heroes who transform and magicians who cast spells have those?I'm the type of person for whom doing that is necessary. Bel: I'm going to kill you. Or better yet, commit suicide right here.Fran: But the thing is, I can't lift my arms because of this hat. So what I'm saying is, can I remove it? Bel: No way! You'll die wearing it!

  • Both hands to the front!Raise left hand!Raise right hand too!Haaaaa~~OPEN!
  • Good children don't do this (breaks 4th wall)

Bovino Family



  • Lambo-san has appeared!
  • Enter Lambo! [manga]
  • Gotta, stay, calm!

Adult Lambo

  • I'll show you how much I've changed in 10 years.
  • Perservere! [Manga]
  • Gotta, stay, calm! [Anime]
  • Thunder, set!
  • Electrico Cornata!
  • Electrico Fulmine!
  • I'm much more experienced than you, come back later (20 year old Lambo)

Chiavorone Family


Dino (ディーノ, Dīno)

  • Reborn's lessons were no easy task. There were many times I'd thought I'd die.
  • Again with that Reborn? You believe me, right Tsuna?
  • Isn't it embarrassing being so rough on kids?

One of Dino's men

  • He puts us on edge at least once a day.

Kokuyō Junior High Gang


Lanchia (ランチア, Ranchia)

  • You cannot defeat me.
  • The real Mukuro would never allow himself to be recorded like that.
  • Do not be mistaken, Vongola. I did not come here to save you. I came here to thank you.

Rokudo Mukuro

  • So it seems he has come with his friends to play.
  • Sawada Tsunayoshi is just my target, nothing else.
  • Perhaps you and I are the same kind of person.
  • You did very well my cute little Chrome.
  • Illusions... or real illusions. Within the illusions hide real illusions... from the real illusions, the illusions are created. Within the truth hides the lie... within the lie hides the truth. That is the Mist.
  • The reason you lost, was because you had me as your opponent.
  • I can't have someone other than myself taking over this world. (Why Mukuro wants to stop Byakuran)
  • Kufufu~




  • Ciaossu!
  • There's no time. Just do what he says for now. If he's lying, then we'll just blow his brains out.
  • Wow Tsuna, you got some skills out there, getting yourself hurt in the hospital.
  • {To Byakuran} I don't care who the f*** you are, or what circumstances you're in. If you lay one finger on the Arcobaleno boss, I'm not just gonna sit here and watch. (Chapter 254, page 15)

  • A boss is someone who puts his life on the line for his subordinates.


  • We're not friends. I just happen to know him. (About Reborn)
  • KORA!(hey)

Viper "Mammon"

  • An illusionists' illusion countered by another illusion, has already lost its own perception




  • Gokudera: Anyway I don't like that guy.
  • Tsuna: Huh? Why not?
  • Gokudera: Anyone older than me is my enemy.
  • Tsuna: [shocked - thinking to himself] God! That's alot of enemies!

  • Yamamoto: Then let me distribute the sushi and tea...
  • Bianchi: Get out of my way, Yamamoto Takeshi.
  • Bianchi: Here Tsuna, your cold soup of green-yellow wild bugs.
  • Tsuna: BUGS YOU SAY?!?!!?!?

  • Tsuna: What?! You mean those two are going after real Yakuza?
  • Reborn: That's right
  • Dino: Geez Reborn, Not again
  • Dino: You kept springing this stuff on me
  • Dino: Only now you've got kids going up against hardend criminals

  • Gokudera: Hey! Did you call me just to pick a fight?!?! Stupid Bitch!
  • Haru: Wahhhh! Why are you calling me stupid!? You outlaw!
  • Tsuna: Calm down, you two! Anyways, why do I have to be at Gokudera's interview?

  • Shamal: Do you know what's the most important thing when hitting on a girl?
  • Gokudera: Uh...well...Eroticism?
  • Shamal: Geez, it can't be helped...

  • Yamamoto: Hey Tsuna, we're not gonna form a group circle?
  • Gokudera: HUH?!?!
  • Tsuna: EH?!?!
  • Ryohei: That sounds passionate! I've always wanted to do that at least once!
  • Gokudera: EHHH! You moron would you honestly believe we'd do such a lame thing!

  • Gokudera: Tenth I brought you white roses!
  • Tsuna: But why are they red?!
  • Gokudera: I got ran over a few times on my way here!

  • Taxi driver: Where would you like to go?
  • Adult Lambo (Dressed in cowsuit): Italy...
  • Taxi driver: I'm sorry i can't Go there... anywhere else?
  • Adult Lambo: Aunt Otavia's house.
  • Taxi Driver: Where is that?
  • Adult Lambo: Italy...

  • Page Insert prior to Target #60
    • Haru: Tsuna...! (chasing Tsuna)
    • Tsuna: I don't understand girls!
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