Akimi, formerly known as Aki, is a Project M Ness main who was considered to be the best Ness player in the world of all time for Project M 3.6. Originally from Illinois, she now resides in Washington. She had a breakout performance at Smash 'N' Splash 2, where she upset the eventual winner of the tournament, MrLz, in winners and eventually placed 7th. She is currently ranked 2nd on the Washington Project M Power Rankings and 28th on the PMRank 2018. She is known as the "Game & Watch Slayer" by a lot of the community because of her extreme proficiency in the Mr. Game & Watch matchup (thanks to Pikmon), which was exemplified by her success over MrLz at Smash 'N' Splash 2.