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Tue Jul 26th, 2016 @ 11:47am
Major Kyushichi Soga
Name Kyushichi Soga
|Eye Color||persian indigo (medically altered eye color)|
|Physical Description||Kyushichi is of Japanese decent. He is average of height and weight, and well toned, but not buffed. His hair is kept up in a traditional Samurai Chasen-gami style, with the knot dyed a deep crimson red.
He has two dragon tattoo's, one on each arm. The left is a Red Dragon, head up and tail down. On his right arm, is a Golden Dragon tail up, head down. If taken off his arms, and put together, they would form a perfect yin-yang symbol.
Personality & Traits
|General Overview||He believes in balance. Without evil, there could not be good. Without sorrow, there could be no joy. Within everyone lies good and evil, it is to each, to decide which side they show to the universe.|
|Strengths & Weaknesses||Strenghts: Social, comfortable around others. Outgoing. Engaged. Hates to be bored. Finishes most things they start.
Weaknesses: Can be insensitive or ambivalent to the misfortunes of others.
|Ambitions||To become a Master of all forms of the "Japanese Art/Science of the Sword".
|Hobbies & Interests||Iaijutsu - a form of the Japanese art of drawing a sword. "the art/science of mental presence and immediate reaction" The primary technical aspects are smooth, controlled movements of drawing the sword from its scabbard, striking or cutting an opponent, removing blood from the blade, and then replacing the sword in the scabbard.
Kenjutsu - a form of the Japanese art of drawing a sword. It is the oldest form of training and, at its simplest level, consists of two partners with swords drawn, practicing combat drills. Historically practiced with wooden katana (bokken), this most often consists of pre-determined forms, called kata, or sometimes called kumitachi, and similar to the partner drills practiced in kendo.
Thou of Japanese decent, Kyushichi is a devout practitioner of Chinese T'ai chi ch'uan (tai chi). It helps him focus and rebalance his inner being.
|Languages||Federation English, Ancient Japanese|
|Personal History||A direct decedent of the last great Shogun family of Japan, Tokugawa. Kyushichi was raised in Tokyo, in a small house not far from where Edo Castle stood.
Outside of school, he kept mostly to himself unless he was practicing with his Kenjutsu partner.
He applied to Star Fleet Academy San Francisco, but some how ended up at Anchorage.
|Service Record||Recruit Marine Training Facility at Anchorage
2nd Lt Transferred to Anchorage upon closing of Academy