Not to be confused with the school, Hanzo National Academy.
|Voiced By||Kanehira Yamamoto|
|Family|| Sayuri (Wife) |
Hanzō(半蔵) is a character in the Senran Kagura videogame series. He made his debut in Senran Kagura: Portrait of Girls. He is Asuka's grandfather and Hanzō Academy was named after him. He is shown to be a lecherous old man who likes to hit on girls in Senran Kagura anime specials, Senran Kagura: Bon Appétit, and most of the franchises.
Hanzō is a master of the hidden arts and known to all shinobi. He established a squad of operatives known as the Shinobi Unit in the First Division of the Cabinet's Secret Service.
To recognize his accomplishments and to motivate the students to follow his example, Hanzō National Academy was named after the legendary Hanzō.
Creation & Development
- Hanzō's name can mean "Basin" or "Wine Container", however the kanji of his name (半蔵) can be roughly translated as "Hidden Halfway".
- Hanzō on the Heroes wiki.