Nenbutsu Banchou

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Tier: 8-C, likely far higher

Name: Master Raionji, alias "Nenbutsu Banchou" (Buddhist Prayer Banchou)

Origin: Kongou Banchou

Gender: Male

Age: 17-18

Classification: Human, Banchou, Ally of Akira Kongou

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Can exhale compressed air blasts, Limited hypnotic ability (Can make people see illusions)

Attack Potency: At least Building level+, likely far higher (Was capable of slowing down a punch from Takeshi somewhat)

Speed: Supersonic reactions, possibly higher, High Hypersonic attack speed (His air blasts was strong enough to push back Akira with considerable force)

Lifting Strength: Superhuman, exact extent is unknown

Striking Strength: Building Class+, exact extent is unknown

Durability: At least Building level+ (Was still fighting after several attacks from Akira Kongou)

Stamina: Large, able to continue fighting while wounded

Range: Extended melee range with prayer beads, at least a dozen meters with air blasts

Standard Equipment: Prayer beads

Intelligence: Perspective and skilled fighter, keen eye for business opportunities

Weaknesses: None notable

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

-Breath: Raionji's abnormally large sized diaphragm, which he keeps covered with his coat, enables him compress a large amount of air in his lungs and exhale it in powerful air blasts.

  • -Katsu (Punishment): Raionji exhales air while yelling Katsu, shooting a blast of air at his opponent.

  • -Buddha: Similiar to Katsu, but with narrow area effect, making it 5 times the power and range of Katsu attack.

  • -Lotus Pose: Sea of Clouds: Rajonji adopts a lotus sitting position and by using just a small exhale he moves backwards without getting up.

  • -Lotus Pose: Heaven Embrace: Raionji adopts a lotus sitting position and continously exhales at the floor to make himself "float" in the air.

  • -Buddha's Punishment: Prayer Bead Attack: Raionji's desperation move by exhaling while holding his prayer beads in front of him he launches them like mini cannon balls.

  • -Buddha's Punishment: Devil's Payback: Raionji uses his prayer beads as a flail to attack his opponent, subtly hypnotising them with the sound from the wild attacks of the prayer beads.

Other: Not to be confused with any other similarly-named characters

Stats card (link):

Physical Strength: 4

Technique: 7

Speed/Agility: 6

Intelligence: 7

Guts: 6

Endurance: 5


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