|Full Name:||Katashi Tairyu|
|Date of Birth:||November 10th|
|Favorite Food:||Tonkotsu ramen|
|Likes:||Karaoke, arcade games, honor|
|Best Sport:||Boxing, Baseball|
|Voice Actor:||Takaya Kuroda|
"A man's supposed to draw their path with their own blood, not others'. If you need me to show you, then come at me."
Tairyu is a legitimate business owner managing Mars & Venus -- a combined host and hostess club in the heart of a certain entertainment district in Southtown. Well. That part *is* true, but it's not the whole truth. The not-so-secret truth behind Katashi Tairyu is that he is the heir and current boss to Aizawa-gumi, a family of Yakuza operating in Southtown, dealing in a protection racket, contraband, illegal gambling and the occasional extortion of corrupt officials. In spite of the obvious reputation of organized crime, Tairyu runs the family with an ethos tied to fostering trust and respect with the civilians in his family's turf, even offering protection for them and working to keep street-level crime clean and unobtrusive to the 'regular' people. Tairyu might be a criminal by base definition, but his sense of honor is strong and there are lines he doesn't allow his family to cross. The Yakuza boss is even often seen running collections personally and taking it upon himself to solve problems for people living and working in his turf, making the sight of him taking on petty thugs and gangers attempting to intrude on the turf a common one -- much to the frustration of his lieutenants.
|Style:||Soaring Dragon Style|
|Signature Move:||Tiger Drop -- PHYSICAL ENERGY COUNTER|
|Signature Ability:||BURST -- INFUSE|
Recent LogsSmells Like Undead Spirit - As part of the efforts to help bring the district the Aizawa-gumi operates in back into normal life after the wake of the chaos in the city, Tairyu finds a collection of corpses in the sewer and makes plans to remove them. However, he gets some unexpected - and unsettling - assistance. - Log created on 19:08:26 01/10/2021 by Tairyu, and last modified on 19:20:39 01/12/2021. Cast: Franziska and Tairyu.
The Demon and The Outlaw - Southtown has been deeply damaged in the wake of the Black Dragon's schemes. But slowly, surely, the town is recovering. And the middle of ensuring smooth rebuilding of his turf, a Yakuza boss encounters an unlikely new drinking buddy. - Log created on 15:22:19 12/27/2020 by Tairyu, and last modified on 19:20:20 01/12/2021. Cast: Riki and Tairyu.
A Family Decision - With the battle at the Aizawa-gumi offices finished, Tairyu and his sister finally have a chance to visit Sohei Aizawa's grave. The older brother, however, has doubts about the future and his ability to honor Aizawa's memory. - Log created on 06:50:54 12/02/2020 by Tairyu, and last modified on 07:07:16 12/02/2020. Cast: Tairyu.
Moving out - Tairyu returns for his sister, though it would seem Echo has been giving the girl some... interesting lessons. - Log created on 15:00:08 11/27/2020 by Echo, and last modified on 17:38:27 11/28/2020. Cast: Echo and Tairyu.
Common Cause - Tairyu meets with the unlikely benefactor who gave him his sister's location, and they discuss philosophy, trust, and the malleable future. - Log created on 16:02:41 11/26/2020 by Kain, and last modified on 00:27:35 11/27/2020. Cast: Kain and Tairyu.
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