Season 1Harumi was very fond of her, and she was one of the ten participants in the experiment that led to her and her classmates falling into a coma. This incident was the reason that Harumi created the Level Upper Network in order to find a way to cure them. In the anime, she is still be able to telepathically communicate her childhood friend Erii, whose also telepathic. After the Level Upper incident, Harumi along with the help of Heavens Canceler, was able to gather all of her students in order to find a way to cure them but were later taken under the MAR's jurisdiction who unknown to both of them, the organization was planning to use the children in the Level 6 Ability Crystal Project as the head of the project was the grandchild of the man who put Banri and her classmates into a coma in the first place. The children are saved from the MAR by Mikoto and her friends and are finally awaken from their coma and reunited with their teacher Harumi. Banri (with Erii) and the children were last seen in an hospital recuperating while they watch a "Happy Birthday" message by them on an Information Blimp to Harumi who is also recovering.