Katsugeki Official Character Design
Character Description

A tantou (dagger) made by Yoshimitsu Awataguchi. The name comes from its reputation as being "sharp enough to cut through a Yagen (Japanese stone grinding tool), but never cutting its owner." A Sword Warrior with a calm personality, he's experienced and dedicated to his missions.


Hanamaru Official Character Design
Character Description

A tantou made by Awataguchi Yoshimitsu. One of the Toushirou brothers. The origin of his name comes from the stone medicine mortar that he cut, earning the reputation as a sword with "an extraordinary cutting ability but will not kill its master." Because he's raised for the battlefield, he has some medical science knowledge.

Comments from Voice Actor

Q: Tell us your impression of the character you are acting as and what enthuses you most when you are acting him.

A: Attentive to his surroundings, he's a dependable older brother. It would be great if you can enjoy the Touken Danshi's daily life and struggles in the anime. Through the anime... will it be conveyed!? (lol)

Q: Tell us about any happenings around you lately that feels like "Hanamaru".

A: In a sudden thought, I went on a day trip to Kyoto! Without making much plans, doing this "unexpected stopover" was fun! Taking the train in that region was actually what I liked the most.


Anime Character Trivia

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Hanamaru Season 1
  • He is the 11th sword obtained by the Saniwa in Hanamaru Citadel.