A closet otaku who eventually comes in terms with his geekiness and joins a club at his school that relates to his interests.
At first, Kanji Sasahara couldn't accept his otaku ways but eventually he joins Genshiken where he slowly embraces his dorkiness. Eventually, he becomes the third president of Genshiken and his first initiative is to have a booth to sell doujinshi at Comic-Fest. He eventually starts dating Chika Ogiue. Before graduation, he finds a job as a manga editor.
In the series, he starts out as a quiet person. Once he understands the other members and how they are, he starts opening up. When he became president, he became more independent and not as wishy-washy as he was before.
All data was taken from volume one of the manga Genshiken. Blood type: B Favorite Manga: Panther Vs Panther, Berserker Favorite Anime: Patwaber Favorite Video Game: Dragon Fest 3, The Champ of Fighters 95 Favorite Fight Game Characters: Yagami-Kun, Fuchikaei, Eric, Zabel asara the Beheader