Juubei Jimushi (地虫 十兵衛, Jimushi Jūbei) is a member of the Kouga Manjidani clan and one of the ten ninjas selected by Danjou to participate in the war against the Iga. He has many snake-like abilities to go along with his appearance.
Powers and Stats
Name: Juubei Jimushi
Attack Potency: Street level
Lifting Strength: Regular Human
Striking Strength: Street Class
Durability: Wall level
Range: A couple of meters
Standard Equipment: Armor and short blade
Weaknesses: He doesn't have arms and legs
Snake Physiology: Juubei has many abilities in common with a snake. He has a long tongue which he has trained to act like an arm, using it to grasp and pick up objects. He can also slither on his stomach using the armour on his chest. While slithering he reaches unnatural speeds, shown when he outran the three Iga ninjas chasing him.
- Hidden Blade: Juubei keeps a short sword in his throat. He uses his extremely long tongue to pull the sword from its sheath and attack, catching his opponent off-guard. He then returns the sword to its sheath and swallows it once his opponent is dead.
Fortune Telling: Juubei has the power to read the stars in a way that allows him to predict the future. His clansmen seem to go to him often to try and find out what's in store for them and, according to Shougen, Juubei's predictions have never been wrong.