Mikuru Asahina is a fictional character from the Haruhi Suzumiya light novel series. She is the fourth member to make an appearance, and is also the only character other than Kyon to be brought into the SOS Brigade against her will. She is defined by Kyon to be extremely cute, and often finds herself in situations of sexual harassment, which are usually forced on her by Haruhi Suzumiya. She is in fact a time traveler from the future with the purpose of observing Haruhi Suzumiya during the course of the story line. This character is popular among cosplayers. It can be portrayed by wearing cosplay Mikuru Asahina costume and cosplay Mikuru Asahina wig. This character is always present in a Haruhi Suzumiya cosplay.