Kitsu Motso was born the eldest son of the Kitsu daimyo, but he lacked the gift to speak with ancestors, and consequently he was passed over in favor of his younger brother, Kitsu Toju. The fact that Motso was angered and resentful over losing his …
Ikoma Kado was of ignoble birth and joined the Lion Army as a foot soldier. His courage and skill caused him to swiftly rise through the ranks, and eventually caused him to be adopted into the Ikoma family and appointed the personal advisor to General …
Matsu Fujiko is seen every morning leading the Lion troops in training drills. As a sensei of the Matsu school of swordsmanship, she prides herself in shouting the loudest and striking the hardest. The troops seem to both respect and fear her.
Kitsu Nichiko is the daughter of [[:kitsu-motso|General Kitsu Motso]] and his wife, Matsu Ochiko, who died in the war. Like Motso, she did not inherit the ability to commune with her ancestors, and so she trained as a bushi with the Matsu school instead. …
The son of the founder of the Goraiku school, Moshi Tishi is the sensei at the dojo and continues his father's tradition of training bushi for the Centipede Clan. The Lion occupation has put a crimp in his training regimen as he has fewer students, and …