|This article is about a/an episode in Kamen Rider Ryuki.|
Tiger's a Hero (タイガは英雄 Taiga wa Eiyū) is the forty-sixth episode of Kamen Rider Ryuki. This episode reveals a huge revelation behind the Rider War, and marks the final appearance of Kamen Rider Tiger, as well as Satoru Tojo's death.
- Shinji learns that the Rider War was created to save Yui.
- Tojo challenges the other Riders to a battle. Later, he douses their cars with gasoline to stop them from leaving Mirror World.
- Asakura seemingly dies in an explosion after igniting a gasoline-covered car.
- Tojo sacrifices himself by jumping in front of a truck to save a boy and his father.
- Shinji made his final decision to fight Ren for Yui's sake.
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- Shinji Kido (城戸 真司 Kido Shinji): Takamasa Suga (須賀 貴匡 Suga Takamasa)
- Ren Akiyama (秋山 蓮 Akiyama Ren): Satoshi Matsuda (松田 悟志 Matsuda Satoshi)
- Yui Kanzaki (神崎 優衣 Kanzaki Yui): Ayano Sugiyama (杉山 彩乃 Sugiyama Ayano)
- Shiro Kanzaki (神崎 士郎 Kanzaki Shirō): Kenzaburo Kikuchi (菊地 謙三郎 Kikuchi Kenzaburo)
- Shuichi Kitaoka (北岡 秀一 Kitaoka Shūichi): Ryohei (涼平 Ryōhei)
- Goro Yura (由良 吾郎 Yura Gorō): Tomohisa Yuge (弓削 智久 Yuge Tomohisa)
- Takeshi Asakura (浅倉 威 Asakura Takeshi): Takashi Hagino (萩野 崇 Hagino Takashi)
- Satoru Tojo (東條 悟 Tōjō Satoru): Jun Takatsuki (高槻 純 Takatsuki Jun)
- Daisuke Okubo (大久保 大介 Ōkubo Daisuke): Kanji Tsuda (津田 寛治 Tsuda Kanji)
- Nanako Shimada (島田 奈々子 Shimada Nanako): Hitomi Kurihara (栗原 瞳 Kurihara Hitomi)
- Megumi Asano (浅野 めぐみ Asano Megumi): Chisato Morishita (森下 千里 Morishita Chisato)
- Sanako Kanzaki (神崎 沙奈子 Kanzaki Sanako): Kazue Tsunogae (角替 和枝 Tsunogae Kazue)
- Father: Chishin Toda (戸田 知新 Toda Chishin)
- Man: Ryohei Nakamura (中村 良平 Nakamura Ryōhei), Naoki Nagase (永瀬 尚希 Nagase Naoki)
- Sheerghosts (シアゴースト Shiagōsuto, Voice): Hiroyuki Shibamoto (柴本 浩行 Shibamoto Hiroyuki), Shigenori Sōya (宗矢 樹頼 Sōya Shigenori)
- Cards used:
- Strike Vent, Survive Rekka
- Sword Vent, Final Vent, Survive Shippu
- Shoot Vent
- Sword Vent, Final Vent (Ouja), Final Vent (Gai), Venosnaker
- Final Vent
- Weapons/Powers summoned:
- Drag Claw, Drag Visor-Zwei
- Wing Lancer, Hishouzan, Dark Visor-Zwei
- Giga Launcher
- Veno Saber, Veno Crash, Heavy Pressure, Venosnaker
- Crystal Break (failure attempt)
- Advent Card appeared before episode's preview:
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- First time since Changing Destiny where a Rider dies outside of the Mirror World. The first was being Miyuki Tezuka.
- With Satoru's death, this leaves 5 Riders left in the battle. This foreshadows the alternate endings as shown in Episode Final.
- This episode aired alongside Ninpu Sentai Hurricaneger episode 44, Scroll 44: Master Gozen and the Evil Fan Beast.
- The DVD Release of Kamen Rider Ryuki Volume 12 features episodes 46-50.
- The Blu-ray Release of Kamen Rider Ryuki Volume 3 features episodes 35-50.