Soichi Aida is an editor and team captain at Shueisha's Weeky Shonen Jump.
Aida bears a physical resemblance to background character "Ryochin" from Death Note, sharing the black hair color, glasses, overweight physique, and striped shirt.
Aida is shown to be a reasonable character and enjoys gag manga. He has demonstrated effective leadership abilities several times over the course of the story.
- He is the real life editor of the Bakuman manga. According to Hattori, he was also mentioned to have edited Bobobo Bobobobo and Katkeyo Hitman Reborn!.
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