|Anime Debut||Episode 3|
He lived in Sotoba, but worked in another city
He died because he was killed by unknown Shiki. Episode 2 says the date was August 23.
He rises as Shiki and joins Kirishikis in turning all village from Human's to Vampires. In episode 17, Ryuuji and Shuji Gotouda attacked and bit Ritsuko Kunihiro.