|Aliases||Kobe-Baby, "Porn Boy"|
|Birth Date||June 5th, 1978|
|Affiliations||Menjō High School|
|First Appearance||Chapter 1|
Hitoshi Kobe (神戸 仁 Kōbe Hitoshi) is a high-school underachiever at Menjō High School in Tokyo. Living alone in his family's house, one of Kobe's few strengths is his ability to program, which he uses to create programs of his own design with Artificial Intelligence.
Motivated by a desire to have a girlfriend he creates more and more advanced A.I. programs to serve this purpose until one accidentally comes to life.
Hitoshi was based on a friend of Ken Akamatsu's from university.
Hitoshi appears alongside Saati in the Love Hina anime series as the main character of the A.I. Love You manga series created by Ken Akamatsu.
Negima! Magister Negi MagiEdit
While musing on Chachamaru's developing sentience and feeling for Negi Springfield, Satomi Hakase mentions a brother and sister team in M.I.T. who had developed an A.I. with feelings.
This brother and sister was Hitoshi and Yayoi Kobe.
- Hitoshi's "adult collection" consists of 140 magazines, 53 hentai games and 86 videos. All of which were found by Saati.
- Hitoshi and Saati attend class 2-C.