Sougo Okita (沖田 総悟, Okita Sougo) is the former 1st Division Captain of the Shinsengumi and was a trainee at Kondou Isao's dojo in his youth. He is the younger brother of Okita Mitsuba who raised him after their parents passed away. He was one of the best swordsmen there even before joining the force where he is also recognized as one of the best swordsmen in the Shinsengumi.
Powers and Stats
Tier: At least Low 7-C, possibly 7-C
Name: Sougo Okita, Prince of Sadists, Hitman Sougo 13
Classification: Human, Samurai, Police
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: At least Small Town Class, possibly Town Class
Durability: At least Small Town level, Town level via power-sacling
Stamina: Quite high
Range: Extended melee range with his katana, several meters with a bazooka.
Standard Equipment: A katana Kiku-Ichimonji RX-78 that can play digital music.
Intelligence: Combat smart and Manipulator
Weaknesses: Very sadistic
- Master Swordsmanship Specialist: Shinpachi mentioned that Sougo is a genius swordsman sung as the strongest in Shinsengumi. He has shown incredible strength with his sword in the Rokaku Arc. He blocked Sniper with two swords, destroying an entire concrete building in the Baragaki Arc. He was also able to fight squarely with Kamui during the Shogun Assassination Arc, as he managed to inflict equally grave injuries to him.
- Increased Strength: Kondo Isao said that Sougo is one of the best fighters in the dojo. His combat skills are at a lower level than Hijikata, but he rarely loses to him. A man with a single cut was able to halve the car he was driving fiance Mitsuby or stones supporting the building while fighting Imai Nobume.
- Shinsengumi Bazooka: Sougo can often be seen with a characteristic bazooka, which he uses to shoot not only opponents but also Hijikata.
Psychological Attacks: By making a particular sound, Okita can attack on a psychological level, affecting that all the people nearby leaving them in a state of psychological instability.