Takatora Kureshima is the acting head of the Kureshima Family and is the older brother of Mitsuzane Kureshima. As head of the Yggdrasill Corporation's R&D branch, subjecting himself to harm while his team perfected the Sengoku Driver technology, Takatora wanted to mass produce as many as humanly possible to save humanity from the spread of the interdimensional flora of Helheim Forest. But Takatora's confrontation with Kouta Kazuraba eventually open his eyes to the truth that he is being used by his ally Ryoma Sengoku.
Powers and Stats
Tier: High 8-C | At least High 8-C | 8-B
Name: Kamen Rider Zangatsu/New Generation Rider Zangetsu-Shin, Takatora Kureshima
Origin: Kamen Rider Gaim
Classification: Human, Armored Rider, New Generation Rider
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman strength, speed, durability, endurance, agility, and dexterity, Can leap over several meters into the air casually, Can unleash blades of energy from his swords, Can fire bullets via Musou Saber or Dandeliner, Can change forms for different powers and weapons, Can summon and control Inves from another dimension (via Lockseeds), Regeneration (low-mid), Skilled Swordsman, Can throw his shield like a boomerang, Can travel between dimensions with Sakura Hurricane | Can fire bullets via Watermelon Gatling Gun | Increased stats, Can fire energy arrows that track enemies after being fired, Can shoot a rain of arrows over a certain area, Can utilize the powers of his other Lockseeds.
Speed: Superhuman movement speed (16.4 m/s via official data), Supersonic+ reactions | Superhuman movement speed (16.6 m/s via official data), Supersonic+ reactions | At least Superhuman movement speed (16.4 m/s via official data), Hypersonic reactions
Lifting Strength: Superhuman | Superhuman | At least Class 1
Striking Strength: Large Building Class | At least Large Building Class | City Block Class
Durability: Large Building level | Large Building level | At least City Block level
Range: Several dozen meters
Standard Equipment: Sengoku Driver, Genesis Driver, Musou Saber, Sonic Arrow
- Melon Lockseed: Zangetsu's primary Lockseed, arming him with the Melon Defender shield.
- Watermelon Lockseed: A prototype version of the Suika Lockseed, arming Zangetsu with with the Watermelon Gatling Gun shield.
- Melon Energy Lockseed: Energy Lockseed that Takatora uses to assume his Zangetsu-Shin with use of the Sonic Arrow.
- Lock Vehicles
- Sakura Hurricane: A motorcycle that enables the rider dimensional travel to Helhiiem Forest, able to be move at Subsonic speed (top speed is 245.0 km/h via movie data.).
Intelligence: Skilled combatant
Weaknesses: None noted.
Key: Melon Arms | Watermelon Arms | Zangetsu-Shin