Tenko And Gonta don't interact much in game. But it's shown that Tenko does have some respect for Gonta.
In Chapter 1, Tenko offers to be the girls protector. While Gonta shortly after offers to be the boys protector.
In Chapter 2, during the Insect Meet And Greet. After Kokichi left, When there thinking of a way to escape. Tenko compares herself to Gonta, saying her Neo-Aikido will be no match for Gonta.
After the Chapter 2 Trial, Gonta is seen crying, Tenko asks why a male is crying in public, despite her asking. She's seen crying as well.
After Tenko's death in Chapter 3, Gonta is seen crying, wishing he could of protected her.
In the trial, after Kokichi calls Tenko's death meaningless because of it not coming first. Gonta can be seen defending her with Himiko. Saying her death was not meaningless.
This is considered a rarepair within the fandom, with the ship only having 2 fan fictions on AO3. Due to both having more popular ships, Goshi for Gonta. Tenmiko for Tenko, and with the fandom prefering to ship Tenko with females.
Despite that, People who ship this may think Gonta's light hearted and gentle attitude could help ease Tenko's hate for men.
- Tenko's Relationship With Gonta on the :Danganronpa Wiki
- Gonta's Relationship With Tenko on the :Danganronpa Wiki
- Both characters speak in the third person, with Tenko only speaking as such in the Japanese version.