A young, brash sergeant in the Crane army, Daidōji Hachi found his life becoming more serious by two events in one month. First, he was thrust into the center of civil war when he was found by the Imperial genealogists to be the closest heir to the …
*Yasuki Tenzō* is a young Crab Clan diplomat. Although his family is in the midst of his civil war, this compare to having his father Nokatsu captured by the Shadowlands decades ago.
*Yasuki Namika* is a courtier of the Crab. Having studied at the Kakita dōjō during peacetimes, she is a key advisor in the war with the Crane.