The Empire Reborn
Hideki is Daisuke’s younger brother, and though he is just as cunning as his older sibling he is less driven. But his brother has given him a place of esteem in the clan as Ichirou’s primary bodyguard. There are few besides his brother who can match him with steel and because of this he has been given this position of honor, and excelled at it. So he is Ichirou’s constant companion on all of his diplomatic and court visits and he is known for his vigilance.