In the year of 1173, after the death of his first betrothed, [[:yoritomo-hanako | Yoritomo Hanako]], Kosho married her sister, [[:yoritomo-haruko | Yoritomo Haruku]]. In doing so, he became Yoritomo Kosho, and a very high ranking member of the royal …
Amiki is a socail outsider in Ryoko Owari. She is rarely invited to social events, and even when she is, she's often busy. She can be quite brash, and is very strongly conscerned with Mantis issues, and not much else.
He waits and watches, friend.
An old friend of [[:akodo-hoshi | Akodo Hoshi]], he went to her when he needed to borrow a boat in the lands of Silk and Spice. She is a bold, brazen woman, who favours Jo staves over the traditional Yoritomo Bushi Kama.
When the Mantis Clan was …
Yoritomo Mafune is apologetic, but usually seems sorry he got caught, instead of for the delay or inconvenience, or whatever it is he's asking for forgiveness on.
Trained by the Hiruma Scouts, Yoritomo is acting as [[:moshi-kikiyo | Moshi Kikiyo's]] bodyguard.
A weather beaten man who looks more Mantis than Lion, Kunochi is a dedicated, if not skilled, duelist
For his entire career, Haruichi has protected the Mantis House in Fukuharashi.
Naizen began his career as a bandit, but had a reputation for being honourable as a pirate, only attacking those who fought back. When Yoritomo Kitao demanded he join her or die, he was happy to leave behind his previous life for a more honourable …
Hanako, the elder of the Mantis Clan Champion's twins, trained at her clan's Bushi school, and shows exceptional talent according to her sensie. She is extremely pragmatic, and hopes to lead her clan someday. She already commands a kobune, and it is …
Harako studied at the Yoritomo Courtier school, and while she did not excel as her sister, [[:yoritomo-hanako | Yoritomo Hanako]] did at the Bushi school, she has done well in her profession. Calmer heads amongst the Mantis hope Naizen chooses her as his …
A stern mantis magistrate assigned to assist Akodo Sozen during the Search for the Serpent of the East