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Shingo (真吾, Shingo?, My Humility) is a ninja working for the Mendō Clan. He is Shūtarō Mendō's personal guard.


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Shingo has brown hair in the episode he first appears in, but in the OVA he has blue hair. He has a summer tan and a six pack.

Regular Outfit

In this outfit, Shingo is shirtless and wears only yellow and black tiger-stripe underwear and a brown headband. However in the OVA, his headband is red and his underwear is changed to green and black tiger-stripe. In the manga, he also has an anklet.

Ninja Outfit

Shingo wears the generic ninja outfit, minus the mask. However, instead of it being white or black, it is blue.


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Powers and Abilities

  • Immunity to Electricity - Shingo is immune to all electricity, and can even ingest is. He is also able to conduct electricity, as it can power up his speed and swiftness.
  • Rewire electric object - Shingo knows a lot about things that run on electricity and knows how to rewire them.
  • Ninja Stealth and precision - Shingo is very stealth and acrobatic. He is able to leap tall distances, and often uses them to escape. He can throw sharp objects with precise accuracy.


Name What They Call Shingo What Shingo Calls Them
Ataru Moroboshi unknown unknown
Shūtarō Mendō Shingo Master or Waka
Lum Darling (temporarily) Wife
Ryōko Mendō Shingo-Sama Ryōko-Dono (Master Ryōko)
Shingo's Grandpa Shingo Grandfather


  • Shingo has trouble reading.
  • For a short time he believed his Grandfather was a Television.
  • Any woman that shows him kindness, he will instantly fall in love with them.
  • In The Electric Household Guard, Shingo claims that almost marrying Lum was his greatest memory.
  • He used to live in the Mendō Electric Garden by himself, until Ataru and the gang found him and returned him to his grandfather.
  • In Episode 192, it is shown that Shingo can communicate with the television, but the television is showing a movie that answers his questions with scenes from the movie.
  • His seiyu voices Kosaku Hatanaka of One Pound Gospel and Shikon no Tama in Inuyasha, another series by Rumiko Takahashi.


Media Appearances


  • Chapters 301-304 (300-303 in wideban)
  • Chapters 309-310
  • Chapter 313
  • Chapters 323-324