Daigo is a young man with fair skin, short greenish black hair, and brown eyes. He wears a beige shirt with a light blue star in the chest, brown shorts, pink slippers with white soles, and white coat. The coat has a pocket on each side of the waist and another in the left side of the chest, three white buttons, and Daigo wears it with the sleeves rolled upto the elbows.
- Daigo Nishijima (西島 大吾)
- Ja: Nishijima (西島?). Japanese surname that means "west island". Possibly a reference to Baihumon, the Harmonious One of west.
- Ja: Daigo (大吾?) Japanese male name that combines the kanji for "large" (大?) and "my" (吾?).
Digimon Adventure tri.
Daigo was one of the original DigiDestined and was partnered with LoaderLiomon. During a climatic, losing battle against the Dark Masters, Daigo began to give up despite Maki Himekawa urging him to continue. However, just as all seemed lost, the Homeostasis possessed Maki and used her Digivice to make the children's Partners digivolve. As Maki begged[please confirm] that Megadramon was the only one left, Daigo told her they had no time.[please confirm] He then watched as the other four Digimon became the Harmonious Ones while Megadramon sacrificed itself to channel an immense energy attack against the Dark Masters.
Years later, Daigo and Maki attended the same college. Maki told Daigo about her plan to reboot the Digital World in order to bring Tapirmon back. Worried about her obsession, Daigo tried to dissuade her from it and asked to instead be her "new partner". Although Maki laughed at his awkward manner, she agreed to date him.
However, at some point Daigo and Maki broke up. Incorporated Administrative Agency.Both also became coworkers at the
In 2005, Daigo went undercover as a calligraphy teacher at the Tsukishima General High School's 11th grade, monitoring the second group of DigiDestined. Two of them, Taichi "Tai" Kamiya and Sora Takenouchi, attend his class. One day, in the week before June 19, he talks to a student at the stairs in the school's entrance in the morning.[please confirm] Some time after that, he approaches Tai in the hallway, calling him out for being the only one of his students who hasn't delivered his career planning form, and orders the boy to meet him in his office at lunch. There, Daigo asks Tai about what he's interested in, and Tai mentions his friends "living far away", the Digimon, which Daigo misinterprets as them being overseas. In response, he advises Tai to study languages, and encourages him to chase his dreams. At sunset, he talks to Maki about witnesses of the infected Digimon.
Notes and references
|Digimon Adventure tri.|
|Main characters:||Taichi "Tai" Kamiya | Yamato "Matt" Ishida | Sora Takenouchi | Koushiro "Izzy" Izumi | Mimi Tachikawa | Joe Kido | Takeru "T.K." Takaishi | Kari Kamiya | Meiko Mochizuki|
|Digimon:||Agumon | Gabumon | Biyomon | Tentomon | Palmon | Gomamon | Patamon | Gatomon | Meicoomon|
|Antagonists:||Alphamon | Mysterious Man and Imperialdramon | King Drasil | Dark Masters|
|Other characters:||Daigo Nishijima and LoaderLiomon | Maki Himekawa and Tapirmon | Hackmon | Leomon | Ogremon | Homeostasis | Original DigiDestined and Harmonious Ones | Other characters|
|See also:||Digimon | Digital World | Digital Dimension | Quantum sea | Digivice | D-3 | D-Terminal | Backup field | Infected Digimon | Incorporated Administrative Agency | List of episodes|