Saizō Kirigakure (霧隠 才蔵, Kirigakure Saizō) is the leader of the Sanada Ten Braves and an Iga ninja known by the name of Marishi-ten, who makes his living as an assassin (though he told Isanami that he was a samurai). His weapons are a large kunai called "Mari-Blade" and a smaller kunai.
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Name: Saizo Kirigakure
Origin: Brave 10
Classification: Human, Ninja,
Attack Potency: Unknown
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: Unknown
- Mari-Blade: A big Zanbatou with a ring on its handle like that of kunai. Normaly it is bandaged and Saizō wears it on his back. When he uses his techniques with this sword letters engraved on its blade can be seen.
- Hidden Blades: Saizō has retractable hidden blades in his boots.
- Ninja Tools: He has several kunai, explosives and throwing knives.
Intelligence: Very High, known for relying on strategical tactics during battle
- Secret Technique, Heaven Returner (Ougi, Tenga Gaeshi or Marici ): He spins Mari-Blade in front of himself deflecting and returning every projectile shot in him back into opponent(s).
- Secret Technique, Instant Light (Ougi, Shunko): He moves with incredible speed slicing several opponent or inflicting several wounds to one opponent with Mari-Blade in a blink of eye.
- Ninja Art, Early Summer Rain (Ninpou, Samidare): He throws eight throwing knives into opponent at once and makes knives invisible.
- Illusionary Clones: He is able to create afterimage-like illusions of himself.
- Ninja Art, Hunter Falcons: He instantly closes the gap between himself and his opponent,then attacks the opponent with a incredibly powerful blade strike from the Mari-Blade. Even when blocked,this technique was shown capable of pushing back Anastasia with great force.
- Ninja Art, The Perfect Strike: He positions his Mari-Blade in front of him,then dives in the direction of his opponent. This technique is strong enough to shatter the ice produced by Anastasia's Ice Pillars technique.