Sensei Matsumura Katsuo
The Way of the Sword is my life. It has been my family’s obligation to serve the Crown of Nihon. In servitude to the Emperor, my childhood friend, in time, became my life long rival. I think of his fury, even now, and remember only the boy I once knew. …
The eldest son of the [[:emperor-nakaji | Emperor]], Nakaji is the heir to the throne. Though distant from his father, he is respectful as befits his position but he is also grounded.
The [[:emperor-nakaji | Emperor]] sent his son to study in Ivalice …
Powerful beyond measure, Emperor Nakaji is the ruler of Nihon. Overseeing it's troops, peasants and nobility, all answer to him and none defy his edicts.
For reasons unknown he sends his only [[:prince-nakahiro | son]] to Ivalice to seek peace and …
As beautiful as she was deadly, Matsumura Ryouichi was raised as a Bushi alongside the boys her age. She trained with blade and was capable of defending herself. Her father, a middle-class Samurai, responded to an offer to marry his daughter higher into …
Warlord Hamamoto Yoshihiro
Raised alongside Matsumura Katsuo, he loved the man's wife [[:matsumura-ryouichi | Matsumura Ryouichi]]. From this, sprung a rivalry that has spanned both men's lives.
Strong in battle, honorable and obeying his Diamyo without fail, Yoshihiro has …
It is a great Honor that the emperor has entrusted me to help protect and guide his only son into a new land. I am somewhat surprised the emperor choose me am move accustomed to circles of daemons and seraphs than courts and nobles. I am city born not …