|“||He who fears not the blade he wields has no right to wield that blade.||„|
|~ Hisagi to Findorr|
Shūhei Hisagi (檜佐木 修兵, Hisagi Shūhei) is the co-lieutenant of the 9th Division, formerly under Captain Kaname Tōsen and currently under Captain Kensei Muguruma. He shares his position with Mashiro Kuna.
Powers and Stats
Name: Shūhei Hisagi
Classification: Shinigami, Lieutenant of the 9th Division
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Weapon Mastery (swords, kusarigama), Pseudo-flight, Shunpo Adept (Speed enhancement technique), Kido Adept, Spiritual Awareness, Can sense beings with reiatsu, Energy Projection and Electricity Manipulation (via Tsuzuri Raiden), Invisibility, Non-Physical Interaction (Can harm and interact with intangible spirits and objects), Soul Manipulation (Shinigami are capable of directly inflicting damage to the soul using their Zanpakuto), Aura (Spiritual pressure can passively induce ailments ranging from paralysis to fear inducement), Resistance to Soul Manipulation
Attack Potency: Town level+ (Should be in the same league as the likes of pre-timeskip Renji and also Tetsuzaemon Iba, an equal of Ikkaku. Dominated Yumichika till he used his true Shikai. Somewhat staggered Ayon with Tsuzuri Raiden)
Lifting Strength: At least Superhuman
Striking Strength: Town Class+
Durability: Town level+ (Withstood attacks from Findorr, Ayon and Hollow Tōsen. Should be about as durable as Ikkaku and Renji)
Stamina: High (Took heavy damage from Ayon, and was able to fight and ultimately defeat his former captain, despite receiving further grievous injuries)
Range: Extended melee range to dozens of metres with his Shikai, tens to hundreds of metres with Kido spells.
Standard Equipment: Kazeshini, his Zanpakutō and Explosive Bands.
Intelligence: High. Was one of the best students at Shin'ō Academy and already considered a candidate for a Seated Officer position long before his graduation, well aware of his own strengths and weaknesses, can be a cunning combatant and make the best of a situation where the odds are against him.
Weaknesses: Reluctant to release his Shikai unless he absolutely has to.
Shunpo: A Shinigami movement technique which allows the user to move faster than the eye can follow. As speed is the main factor of the technique, the method is best characterized by how fast one can get from point A to point B in the least amount of steps.
Kubikake: A physical technique that Hisagi can use by throwing the chain of Kazeshini around the neck of his opponent, from here he can pull the chain hanging the opponent strangling or ensnare them knocking them off balance and bringing them toward him.
Hadō #11: Tsuzuri Raiden: A spell to charge lightning like power through matter. When used with a chain wrapped around a target it can cause immobilizing effects.
Bakudō #62: Hyapporankan: The caster generates a pillar of Reiatsu that is fired upon the target. In air, the pillar multiplies into a hundred to ensure it strikes the target and pins them onto a nearby surface to immobilize them.