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Momo is one of the main characters of the series and a friend of Nikki's who assists her in her fashion endeavors. He is a small, fat, and sarcastic cat obsessed with grilled fish.



Momo is a white cat with a sarcastic expression and a slightly pudgy belly. He has a single lock of light brown hair and wears a gold hood held with a red bow.

It's stated by Nikki that although Momo has the form of a talking cat, he isn't really a cat. Instead, she describes him as "this yellow-cape-wearing, fat... Momo".[22][23]


Momo is generally nice, but like most cats Momo can be sassy and a bit greedy when it comes to his food[24] or his pride. He is helpful and prideful, but the type to bluntly point out the fault in others. He also makes many comments on the beauty of the girls around him.[25][26]


Nikki got Momo in a pet market on Earth over three years before they traveled to Miraland. At first, she thought Momo was a white baby bear instead of a cat. Momo lived in Nikki's house with her until they both traveled to Miraland together.[27]

Momo's family, especially his great-great grandfather, seemed to have knowledge of Miraland, though Momo didn't seem to believe it himself until he saw it for the first time.[15]


Momo has designed the following:



Nikki and Momo are close friends. He can be quite teasing towards her, and he makes fun of her mercilessly when she tries to design clothing.[28] However, he follows her through thick and thin and always helps her with her styling.


He and Bobo often bicker over silly things and make fun of each other,[29][30] but it becomes clear they do care for each other.[31][32] Momo even admits when she looks pretty.[33][34]

When she left the group, he was very upset, crying over the letter she left. When Kimi questioned Bobo's motives, he defended her fiercely, saying that her reactions were genuine and she could not possibly be bad.[35]


Momo holds Lunar in high regard, calling her a goddess. Like with many other women, he had a small crush on her as well.[36] He loved it when her mirror self in the Flower Field called him "Kitten".[37] He also loved her cooking.[38]


For a full list of quotes, see Momo/Quotes.

  • "If you and grilled fish fall into the water at the same time...Don't worry, I will save you first."
    – Momo about Nikki from Momo's Sincere Heart
  • "How to grill fish: 1. Beg Nikki; 2. Let Nikki grill them; 3. Grilled fish is done!"
    – Momo in Momo's Killer Move

Name by Server[]

Version Name (Romanized)
International.png International (English) Momo
France Flag.png International (French) Momo
Chinese Flag.png China (Simplified) 大喵 (Dà Miāo)
Taiwanese Flag.png Hong Kong Flag.png Macau Flag.png Taiwan/Hong Kong/Macau (Traditional) 大喵 (Dà Miāo)
Japanese Flag.png Japan モモ (Momo)
Korean Flag.png South Korea 모모 (Momo)
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesia Momo
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnam MuMu
Singapore Flag.png Southeast Asia (English) Momo
Thailand Flag.png Thailand โมโม่ (Momo)


Momo's Chinese name, Da Miao, means "big meow".


  • In many of the earlier promotional materials for the game on the official Facebook page, it was said that Momo enjoyed eating bacon rather than grilled fish.[39]
  • In the Chinese version, Momo's favorite food is pork belly (五花肉).
  • Momo hates math because it's too hard for a cat.[40] However, he is good at English.[41]
  • Momo did not have a visible belly button until the third game (Love Nikki).


  1. Nikki UP2U: A dressing story/Script (Page 16-21)#Long weekend 2
  2. Brown Star-line
  3. V1: 3-2 Lead Singer: Kaja (2)
  4. V1: 5-12 New Journey
  5. V2: 3-Side Story 1 Letter From Shadow World
  6. V1: 6-5 Lunar's Mirror Shadow
  7. 7.0 7.1 V1: 8-1 Lively Passing By Girl
  8. V1: 15-9 Compete with Nidhogg
  9. V2: 1-4 Dove in the Midnight
  10. V1: 19-7 Carnival Prelude
  11. V2: 5-4 In the Storeroom
  12. Around the World/Encounters#Treasure Hunt - 1
  13. Time Palace/Story
  14. Sea of Trees/Reed Thought
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 Prologue Queen's Shadow
  16. 16.0 16.1
  17. Momo's card 南瓜小魔女
  22. SN V1: Stage 1-2: Travel Through Time?!
  23. Shining Nikki Main Story Volume 1; translated by athena#2202 and Tawaki#4145
  24. Diamond Earbobs
  25. V1: 6-S1 Encounter Big Star
  26. V1: 17-6 A Dangerous Person
  27. Nikki UP2U: A dressing story/Script (Page 6-10)#Buying Pets
  28. Sweet Cheese
  29. V1: 2-1 Lilith Cutie Bobo
  30. Lace Boots
  31. Time of Adoration
  32. Heart Top Hat
  33. Light Feather-Gray
  34. Blue Fish
  35. V1: 19-5 Part under Moon
  36. Tulle Dress-Green
  37. V1: 6-6 The Other Side
  38. Red-bean Rice Ball
  41. Word Quiz