|鬼熊えんこ Onikuma Enko|
|Anime||Boruto Episode #1|
|Appears in||Anime, Novel|
Enko has brown shoulder-length hair and green eyes. She wears a light blue sleeveless blouse and green pants with long brown mittens and a green barrette. Her forehead protector's metal plate hangs around her neck like a necklace.
Academy Entrance Arc
Main article: Academy Entrance Arc On the day of the entrance ceremony, as everyone began looking for an absent Boruto Uzumaki, he suddenly appeared, crashing a train into the Hokage Monument, which left Enko amazed at his antics.
Later, her class was assigned from Shino to shadow a non-shinobi workplace to better understand its lifestyle.
School Trip Arc
Graduation Exams Arc
Main article: Graduation Exams Arc During the Genin Exams, taking up Shino's subtle offer to try stealing the test answers for the written test, Sumire and her friends were able to easily pass the test. Later, during the practical and final test, the class was brought to the training field. There, the entire class was set up to face Shino, Anko Mitarashi and Konohamaru for 24 hours. While the teachers would still evaluate the students' respective improvements, the students' true test was against Kakashi Hatake. The Sixth Hokage quickly explained that he would only pass the first student who is able to take the single bell attached to his hip. With Kakashi as the only obstacles left, Enko and the others faced him. Despite their group assault, Kakashi easily repelled all the students. This however proved to be a setup to get the Sixth Hokage in a group String Light Formation. Despite their effort, Kakashi was still able to hold them off. Ultimately, time ran out with no one getting the bell. However, Kakashi still chose to pass everyone as they succeeded in the test's true goal; teamwork and loyalty. Later, she was put on Team 40 with Dōshu Goetsu and Tsuru Itoi.
Byakuya Gang Arc
Main article: Byakuya Gang Arc With the continued thefts performed by the Byakuya Gang throughout Konohagakure, Team 40 was assigned alongside the other genin teams to help stop the self-proclaimed noble thieves. However, the genin were not permitted to engage the Byakuya Gang without aid from a chūnin or higher-ranked shinobi.
Versus Momoshiki Arc
- "Onikuma" (鬼熊) means "Demon Bear" which is a mythological Japanese demon phantom.