Father: Bayushi Takahiro (deceased)
Mother: Bayushi Kaoru
Elder Brother: Bayushi Shinobu (missing, presumed deceased)
Second Elder Brother: Bayushi Hayate
Younger Sister: Bayushi Kasumi
Youngest Sister: Bayushi Miyako
Mamoru was third-born of …
Mirumoto Fumiko (Deceased)
Current head of the Mirumoto family, and a very formidable woman.
Mother of Mirumoto Hideyoshi and Mirumoto Jirou, and the host of [[:sanjuro-tatsuya | Sanjuro Tatsuya]].
Youngest daughter of Kakita Katashi, a member of the Kenshinzen and head of the Kakita family, Kiyo has grown up in the shadow of her only brother, the Soul Kakita Toshiro, and her eldest sister, Sanjuro Hinata.
A true prodigy within her dojo, after …
Born the second child of the important Phoenix daimyo, Lord Yoshio, Shiba Sagura was never groomed to take over his father's office and rule. He was allowed to pursue his own interests more freely than his older sister, Aiko, who was the born heir.
Bayushi Takahiro (deceased)
Takahiro is Mamoru's father and damiyo of the northern Scorpion lands. His enemies describe him as cautious, crafty, cunning, ruthless, and unrelenting while his friends and family describe him as loyal, intelligent, strict-yet-loving, and an all around …
Shinobu is Mamoru's eldest brother. Although he does not act like a typical Scorpion, he is well-favored by their father when it comes to leading on the battlefield. Shinobu is feared by his enemies and allies alike. He is a quick-tempered man and has …
Kasumi is Takahiro's eldest daughter. Of all of Takahiro's children, she is the most spoiled. This has led the rest of the siblings to believe she is Takahiro's "favorite". However, Takahiro's approach to spoiling her is not because she is his favorite …
Miyako is Takahiro’s youngest child. Miyako was born with a discoloration in her right eye (green) and was considered to be cursed by some. Takahiro felt that she was actually touched by the Kami and therefore had her sent to the Soshi Shugenja School …
The returned Soul of Rokugan was one of the Phoenix shugenja that developed the technique for turning returned spirits back into mortals. He made a passing comment that it was remarkably similar to what "an old green-eyed friend once showed me." Once the …
A powerful Crane lord, second only to the Clan Champion (and head of the Kakita family), Katashi is a stern, strict lord. Though he was killed once, he somehow wandered back into Ningen-do from the afterlife, making him the first returned spirit a decade …
Yojimbo of the Mantis Major Clan, currently guarding [[:moshi-akira | Moshi Akira]]
A serious and quiet young woman of 21 years, she grew up on tales of Tsuruchi and the Wasp Clan, and the successes of the Three-Man Alliance. Her invitation to the …
Ambassador from the Mantis Clan. Close friends with her yojimbo, [[:tsurichi-ai | Tsurichi Ai]].
Invited to attend the Kitsune Winter Court for Minor Clans, though her invitation was specifically made to the Centipede Clan, rather than the Mantis Clan.