|Affiliation||House of Gohda|
|First Appearance||Tenchu: Shadow Assassins|
Hyakubei was born the son a samurai also in Gohda's service, Jubei Tachibana, who was the commander of Gohda's forces at the time his death. Hyakubei's father died in the Battle of Gohda Harbor against the Burning Dawn. Apparently Hyakubei left Gohda province after this point, and did not return until adulthood.
Now a samurai himself, Hyakubei returned to Gohda to join the soldiers. He fought in battle against Tado's kingdom soon after. Tado's troops surrendered after their General was assassinated by Rikimaru. Hyakubei and several rifleman entered compound and assisted Rikimaru in his fight with the Shida ninja, Rinshi. Hyakubei quickly overpowered her, and she fled. Hyakubei helped the nearly unconscious Rikimaru back to their camp.
Hyakubei was significantly wounded in his fight with Ayame. His current status is unknown.
Unlike his father, Hyakubei does not practice Myojinsoga swordsmanship. The loss of his right eye does appear to affect his combat abilities.
Background Information and NotesEdit
- Hyakubei wears an eyepatch over his right eye, the same as his father.