Nizo Okada (岡田 似蔵, Okada Nizou), also known as Nizo the Butcher, or Manslayer Nizo (Hito Kiri Nizou) was a blind assassin and a master of Iai jutsu, which are techniques for drawing a sword. He was a member of the Kiheitai, an extremist Joui faction bent on causing world destruction, and would become fused with the Benizakura bio-mechanical sword, which would ultimately take over his body completely and lead to his defeat. He is the main antagonist of the Infant Strife Arc and Benizakura Arc.
Powers and Stats
Tier: Likely 8-C | At least High 8-C, possibly 8-B | 8-B
Name: Nizo Okada, Nizo the Butcher, Manslayer Nizo
Age: Unknown, around his late 30s
Classification: Human, Samurai, Assassin, Terrorist
Speed: At least Supersonic, possibly Supersonic+ | Hypersonic | Hypersonic
Lifting Strength: Unknown | Unknown | Unknown
Striking Strength: Building Class | Large Building Class | City Block Class
Durability: Building level | Large Building level+ to City Block level+ | City Block level
Stamina: High | Quite high | Quite high
Range: Extended melee range with his katana | Several hundreds of meters with benizakura | Several hundreds of meters with benizakura
Standard Equipment: Standard Katana | Benizakura a bio-mechanical katana
Intelligence: Smart in combat | Smart in combat | Average
Weaknesses: Arrogant | Tends to overestimate his opponent and it hurts using the benizakura | Loses his sanity
Enhanced Senses: Even though he is blind, his other senses seemed very sharp. He carried around a nose refreshner with him, since he depended on his sense of smell.
Adept Swordmanship: Nizo is someone knowledgeable about the art of sword, with enough skill to clash sword with Gintoki.
Benizakura Bio-Mechanical Sword: A Cyber sword that collects data and learns as it fights. Previously suspected of being a demon sword, it is just highly advanced technologically. After being used by Nizo for some time, it eventually fused with him, robbing him of his sanity and turning him into a living weapon. With enough power to being able to destroy several Anti-Foreigner faction ships with his blade.
Also, it can extend his blade several hundreds of meters.
Key: Pre-Benizakura Arc | Benizakura Arc | Consumed by the Benizakura