Sojiro is one of the main protagonists of War of Discoveries. He member of the older generation of the Watcher's Race and best friend of Emperor Kaishi. He is the father of the now deceased Kyoko, grandfather of Ryuji and is also the adopted uncle of Heiko, Chitsujo and Konton.
At some point in their childhood during training Kaishi shared his dream with him about ending these constant wars and bringing peace to the world. He asked Sojiro tp help suggesting he become a teacher to help their new allies. Though Sojiro asked for time to think.
Not long after Sojiro's younger brother was killed by Lord of the Night as Warlord who was considered among greatest threats to their at the time in horrific attack on their town. After that Sojiro resolved to help Kaishi build his ideal world.
Over the time two gathered followers 5 among them would become Kaishi's Bodyguards. Sojiro task was train most these warriors in combat.
Eventually the warring period ended when Kaishi And Sojiro killed the Lord of the Night bringing peace to the world. Eventually they all go found the Kingdom of Menou.
Even though he is an old man, he is still very well built and muscular. He has pure white hair and a white beard with wrinkles on his face.
Sojiro comes off as a kind and grandfatherly individual to people who younger than him. Due to his age he holds much wisdom and experience as a teacher, as such many soldiers in the Menou's army still look to him for wisdom and refer to him as Grandmaster or Lord. He also regarded as a legendary and skilled warrior, not just for his fighting skills but his wisdom too, and he was considered as an advisor to his close friend Kaishi. He was respected and feared those outside Menou's borders as well.
Sojiro also knows how to take things seriously, as shown when found out that Cult Of The End were back he knew he had break the taboo of people in order to protect the worlds they are targeting.
Sojiro is a firm believer that children should be off the battlefield as he was firmly against idea of Class 1-A of possible joining the war, though he will however not stop them if their minds are set on it.
Sojiro is also a humble man as when he was diagnosed with disease that was slowly killing him. He accepted his fate and instead choose to become a traveler to leave one last legacy to his people. He is also aware he is not as strong he used to be as such is one of reasons he helping to form an alliance between these four new worlds.
He believes strongly in camaraderie between comrades and friends, as shown he applauded and praised the Black Bulls for coming to defend Asta during his trial, despite the trouble it would have imposed on them.
War of Discoveries(Prologue)Edit
As veteran solider and former teacher in the Kingdom's academy he is well respected for wisdom and strength. So much that he is adopted nephew trusted him with important information. Even after he was diagnosed for incurable disease he remained vigilante wanting to serve for what remaining time he has left. Instead of retiring changed his career to that of a Traveler to help to discover new information and new worlds for his world's archives.
Even though he has just met Ruby the two developed a great trust in each other. Sojiro has taken the liberty of her life is in danger of seeing similar to his deceased daughter Kyoko and his adopted nephew Chitsujo. After returning with Izuku he then let her come with him to the Grimore World to help better train in combat.
Class 1A Edit
Even though he has only known the latter for short he grown to respect his resolve and bravery even taking with to the Grimore World to better train the war ahead. Though the latter is confused over his hero worship. He has come to care greatly him as well.
For saving Asta and Secre from the Magic Parliament, the Black Bulls are extremely grateful to Sojiro, so much the made him (and his followers) an honorary member of their squad and agreed to fight with him against the Cult Of The End. Sojiro holds great respect for the squad for their camaraderie when they came in to help Asta and Secre against the Magic Parliament, despite the trouble it would place on them, so much he clapped and praised them.
Sojiro and Ozpin have mutual respect for each other. He sympathized with on he kept Salem's and his shared past a secret and her immortality as well. Though he understands why he did so defended from the rest of his group's anger. The fought well together against the cult and despite only each for short have developed a great trust in each other.
Despite having not met her Sojiro feels sympathy and anger towards her in that he understood the sorrow upon losing her love comparing it to how he and his wife felt upon losing their daughter. He however was angered that Salem helped cause the destruction and downfall of the first humanity in her world.
Powers and Abilities Edit
Sojiro is among the strongest, but also one of the most experienced fighters in Menou. In his youth, he fought with Kaishi on his campaign from the start, having survive many battles in the war torn era of the Watcher World. Even in his old age and despite his claim of his strength diminishing, he is still a very powerful fighter.
Master Teacher: Sojiro is a very knowledgeable and experienced trained teacher and instructor, as noted by Kaishi at a very young age. Having training recruits under Kaishi crusade, and later given the title Grandmaster of Menou, Sojiro has trained over every soldier of Menou for over two millennia, Sojiro has even trained the Seven Saint Warriors who are considered the strongest warriors in the Kingdom.
Master Hand-To-Hand Combatant:
Vanishing Walk Master:
Immense Reki Power: During his youth Sojiro was known a skilled warrior who thought along side Kaishi. Though his power is weakening due to illness several characters have him to be threat still. His amount has aloud him to live a long lifespan of over 10,000 years.