A list of very important canon facts about Kaneki/Sasaki:

  • Apart from Hinami, Kaneki also taught Banjou how to read and write.
  • Kaneki gave Hinami a professional haircut.
  • When Kaneki was told he should get a mask, his first thought was:
  • Kaneki thinks that Touka looks cute. He comments that Tsukiyama looks like a model. He also said that that Rize, Arima and Takatsuki Sen are beautiful. And in :re, he describes Yomo as “an elegant man“.
  • Kaneki once told Shachi to “eat shit”.
  • Even though Kaneki is a little shy, he once played the leading part in a play and is surprisingly good at acting. He’s very bold while up on the stage.
  • Kaneki’s date with Rize was his first outing ever with a girl.
  • Kaneki’s perfect idea of a date is a “bookstore date”.
  • Kaneki once told Hide that if he were a ghoul, Hide would be very dead.
  • When he first realized he was turned into a ghoul, Kaneki sprinkled coffee on a slice of bread in hopes of masking the taste and tried eating it.
  • Kaneki was worried that he’d get banned from Anteiku because of Hide and won’t be able to see Rize.
  • Kaneki’s battlesuit was designed by Tsukiyama.
  • Sasaki has a banana poster in his room.
  • Kaneki touches his chin when he tells a lie.
  • Whenever Sasaki has to work with Suzuya, he always prepares candy for the other in his pockets.
  • Juuzou stole money from Kaneki in TG and returned it to Sasaki in TG:re.
  • Sasaki loves disguising himself. Kaneki not so much.
  • Kaneki has a talent for drawing. Even Rize commented on it.
  • When he didn’t know how to fight in the beginning, Kaneki attacked Rize with a pencil and Nishiki with a bag.

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