Thimblenose Ted | Ikuma agrees but when Akiko storms the attic, she finds her missing. Miyaji arrives soon afterwards and warns them of the second Sadako. Transformers Cinematic Universe Villains | Hōryū's assistant #2 - Neck forcibly stretched and head twisted. On one of her visits, she was raped by a man named Nagao Joutarou, a young doctor who watched her bedridden father. The film's Sadako is shown to be more powerful than the novel's, as the original Sadako could not kill with her mind alone, but had to fuse her abilities with a virus. There are a total of 8 mysteries of the school. Indominus rex | This is generally the reason why she creates the "Ring Virus", since she will "live on" in it, as long as her DNA (merged with that of the smallpoxvirus) still exists. Several unnamed journalists - Killed one by one over an unspecified period of time. Jack & Jill | Dwayne LaFontant | (In ancient Japan, women's hair was kept up until death.) Sadako Yamamura Guy Gagné | Robot Probes | Jurassic Park Villains | Sadako emerging from Takanori's computer. Judge Turpin | She then transports Yoichi and Mai to the bottom of the well, where she confronts them as they attempt to escape via a rope, asking them "Why is it only you were saved?" In horror masterpiece internationally know as “the Ring”, the 19-year-old psychic Sadako Yamamura was brutally murder and thrown into a well in order to stop her powers from spiraling out of control. A social worker visits the residence of an elderly woman, only to find her strangled by an electric cord. Roy, Bill, Jake, Pete and Joe | Dr. Zara | Before the year was over though, Shizuko committed suicide by leaping into the volcano, Mt. Takeo Saeki | In the late 1980s, a resort is built over the site, with the sanatorium converted into a restaurant, and log cabins built. Mihara, which was proven correct, but denied having any psychic powers. Lola | Aubrey Davis | Bank Robbers | The original Japanese film franchise began with Hideo Nakata’s Ring back in 1998, an adaptation of Koji Suzuki’s tale of a cursed video and a creepy girl in a well, Sadako Yamamura. Assef | Dr. Bernard Merrick | The 8th one is an especially intriguing rumor. The channels were different in Hakone—but of course some child would never know that. The forensic experts reconstruct the body and face, and later send it to Takashi, who sets it loose in the ocean. The Ring is a series of novels by Japanese writer Koji Suzuki that details a mysterious curse caused by a woman named Sadako Yamamura. There are a total of 8 mysteries of the school. Ay | Detective Koiso's partner - Committed suicide under the influence of Sadako. Ocean Entity | Sta'abi | Sadako vs. Kayako as a concept makes sense, in certain ways. In the theater, the director of the troupe, Shigemori, convinces Sadako to spend the night with him, promising to further her career. After the body of Shigemori is discovered, the cast, save for Toyama, corners Sadako in the dressing room and bludgeons her to death. Henry Wu | Pitch Black | The plan, however, failed as she returned as a ghostly serial killer, using her powers to create a cursed videotape that will kill anyone who watched it 7 days later. It is reported that Sadako fell in love with Toyama, the sound manager, but after a spiteful troupe member exposes their intimacy through an explicit recording, Sadako left Toyama and never returned. Her incarnation in the American series is Samara Morgan, played by Daveigh Chase, Kelly Stables, and Bonnie Morgan. Teetsi | She soon develops a relationship with Toyama, much to costumier Etsuko's jealousy, as suspicions continue to grow around the mutual nightmares several of the troupe have experienced and glimpses of a ghostly little girl roaming the theater. During the course of the plot, Asakawa's son Yoichi is somehow possessed by Sadako, gaining several of her psychic abilities. Humming Bombers | Eventually, the sea demon impregnated Shizuko with a baby girl named Sadako. The virus also carries her DNA, allowing her to be reborn after Mai Takano and Mitsuo Ando sleep together. Other journalists also joined in the slander against Shizuko. However, the true killer simply scuttled away. Roc | How to Train Your Dragon Villains | Expy: Obviously based on Sadako, but also on her evil twin from Ring 0. Afterwards, the good Sadako regains control over herself, and mourns her actions. Pied Piper | Toshio Saeki, Kamawata Family Gladys Sharp | When Sadako is seven years old, her mother gives birth to a baby boy, who later dies from illness at the age of four months. However, the evil Sadako clone tracked her down and tormented her everyday. Octopi | Sadako of the Ring 24.4K Reads 1K Votes 11 Part Story. When he raped her, he found out that, while appearing female, she had external testes due to Testicular Feminization Syndrome. Takashi tells Mai of how Shizuko gave birth to Sadako in a cave by the ocean, leaving her there to be carried away by the waves, but bringing her home after she found her still there the next day. Wu Sisters | She also created a cursed sound recording which killed several troupe members, causing the other troupe members to fear and turn against Sadako. Her happiness is short-lived, however, as an early form of the cursed tape is created in the form of an audio recording of an intimate moment between her and Toyama, which is discovered and broadcast over the sound system by jealous troupe member Okubo. Hernán Cortés | Croco-bats | Nensha: Sadako can transfer disturbing sounds and images onto electronic devices, mainly through sound recordings and videotapes. It was a secret she kept hidden throughout most of her life and, ashamed, she telekinetically attacks him. Galra Empire (Prince Lotor, Haggar, Sendak & Lotor's Generals) | Sadako survives in spite of her wounds for thirty years, kept alive by pure malice. Little of Sadako's history is revealed in the first novel, save the pivotal events which Kazuyuki Asakawa and Ryuji Takayama discover during their race to trace the origins of the cursed videotape. Destroy humanity.Be reborn (all succeeded). Blue Latimore | Teachertrons | D-Structs | Shin'ichi Morishige - Face smashed by a possessed Hōryū. Sadako's evil spirit is based off of the Japanese concept of onryō (怨霊) or "vengeful ghosts." General Mandible | Sadako as a child, demonstrating her powers. Shrek Villains | Because of this, Ikuma divorced Shizuko, the latter falling into a deep depression. She comments to Mai why she and Yoichi were able to escape while she could not, and willingly plunges down the well to the bottom. At this moment, Miyaji spots the mysterious little girl and realizes that she is a second Sadako. Grimmel the Grisly | They realize that Sadako's father is most likely hiding the alter ego somewhere in his house. Her character has been adapted into American and Korean counterparts for their respective localizations of Hideo Nakata's 1998 film, The Ring and The Ring Virus. Bloodwolf | Not wanting to miss his favourite TV program from Tokyo, the boy found a nearby blank videotape and recorded the TV program, completely unaware that the channels in Izu were different than the ones in Tokyo. This is the side which takes primary control of her body after her death, exacting her vengeance upon those who watch the Cursed Videotape. In reality, Shizuko was communicating to a sea demon in an inhuman language. Evil Queen | An unnamed schoolboy from Izu - Heart attack. The evil Sadako's form appears to be an inspiration for her American incarnation, Samara Morgan. Come Rings, Samara appears to have delved straight into For the Evulz. Sadako flees the house, her father close behind. Snidely Whiplash | Larry Quinn | Theodore Murdsly | Tales of Arcadia Villains | Gil Mars | Madagascar Villains | Reggaeton Trolls | A nearby video player suddenly turns on and begins playing the infamous cursed videotape. This allows her to create the videotape while trapped in the well. Shizuko intended to abandon the baby girl at a nearby cave but Sadako was still there, even when the waves tried to wash her away. The Ring Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. After their marriage, Ikuma took Shizuko and Sadako to Tokyo to study their powers and use them as evidence for his experimental studies on the existence of ESP. Though apparently reincarnated as a female, Sadako appears to have the ability to inseminate herself and claims to be a perfect fusion of the sexes. But his parents, being the ones in control, were watching something on NHK. 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