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Yuko Himeno is a minor character from Megami Ibunroku Persona.



Megami Ibunroku Persona

"Maki's friend. She works part-time to support her family."
—PSP introduction

Yuko is a student of St. Hermelin High School and friends with Maki Sonomura. She is a humble and hardworking girl who works part-time to help with her family's money troubles. Before the events of the game, Maki lent her a copy of the book Gate to Paradise and asks the party to inform Maki that she'll be borrowing the book for a while longer. When the ideal Maki first arrives at school, she's the one who identifies her as real due to the compact.

In the real Mikage-cho, Yuko lives in a small house near Alaya Shrine with her parents and younger brothers. In Maki's Mikage-cho, Yuko is a rich girl, as per Maki's wishes, but is also egoistical and considers herself superior to her peers. Despite this, that Yuko is still friendly with the ideal Maki. The other Yuko lives in a big mansion, which is owned by Katsue Kaneda in the original Mikage-cho.

Revelations: Persona

She is known as TJ in Revelations.


  • The name Yuko means "reason, case, cause" (由) (yu) and "child" (子) (ko).
  • Yuko's surname Himeno means "princess" (姫) (hime) and "field, wilderness" (野) (no).

Megami Ibunroku Persona - Shin Megami Tensei: Persona
Playable Protagonist - Maki Sonomura - Masao Inaba - Kei Nanjo - Yukino Mayuzumi - Hidehiko Uesugi - Eriko Kirishima - Yuka Ayase - Reiji Kido
Non-Playable Philemon - Igor - Takahisa Kandori - Saeko Takami - Takashi Hanya - Principal Ooishi - Tadashi Satomi - Tamaki Uchida - Kenta Yokouchi - Tsutomu Kurouri - Chisato Kasai - Yosuke Naito - Yamaoka - Setsuko Sonomura - Takeda - Mai - Aki - Pandora - Kumi Hirose - Michiko Matsudaira - Yuriko Yamamoto - Tomomi Fujimori - Night Queen - Trish - Natsumi Yoshino - Yuko Himeno - Katsue Kaneda - Doctor Nicholai - Kazuya Toudou - Nishida - Mariko Yabe - Maria
General Mikage-cho - St. Hermelin High School - Mikage Hospital - Sennen Mannen-Do - Judgement 1999
SEBEC Route Police Station - SEBEC - Subway - Black Market - Lost Forest - Mana Castle - Haunted Mansion - Deva Yuga - Alaya Cavern - Avidya World - Mikage Ruins
Snow Queen Quest Ice Castle - Hypnos Tower - Nemesis Tower - Thanatos Tower - Devil's Peak
Albums Original Soundtrack & Arrange Album (Complete Recording Edition) - Original Soundtrack (PSP) - Persona 20th Anniversary All Time Best Album
Songs "Dream of Butterfly" - "Voice" - "Satomi Tadashi Drugstore Song" - "School Days" - "Let the Butterflies Spread Until the Dawn" - "A Lone Prayer" - "Bloody Destiny" - "Deva Yuga (Arranged Version)"
Terminology Persona (Initial / Ultimate) - Persona user - Velvet Room - Agastya Tree - Moon Phase System - Sea of Souls - Type/Subtype - Affinity - Rank - Totem - Unknown Power - Mystic Change - Contact - Personality - DEVA System - Nanjo Group - Demon Mirror - Snow Queen Mask - Code Breaker - Fusion (Fusion Theory) - Ideal Self - Growth Rate
Lists Arcana - Personas - Demons - Bosses - Skills - Items - Status Changes
Other Media
Productions Digital Collection - Ikū no Tō Hen
Publications Manga - Messiah Project - Shadow Maze - Kandori no Yabo - 1996 Comic Anthology: Super Comic Gekijou / Short Comic Heaven / Agastya Hen / Rakuen no Tobira / Ikai-ka Toshi / Kokoro no Umi Yori Dedeshi Mono / Yakusoku no Jinite / FACES / Anthology Comic (Broccoli) - 2009 Comic Anthology: Comic Anthology (DNA Media Comics) / Anthology Comic (Bros Comics EX) / Yuki no Juu Hen / Kochu no Kioku / The BEST Masterpiece Selection