Who else could actually beat Lord Genome when he had hair?>>11329032
Kamina was strong because he felt that he needed to be, for Simon and for the Gurren Brigade.
He didn't pretend to be strong, he was strong.
Viral failed again and again, but he finally done something right after joining the Gurren Brigade.
Kittan may be a jealous kind of guy, but he is very loyal and caring to his friends and comrades, which is why he died.
Yoko is untrusting, but she is able to know what to do, she has good leadership skills, she is skilled and experienced in battles. But most of all, she killed two men with only a kiss.