Name: Master Tadashi
First Appearance: Outsiders (vol. 2) #14 (Jan. 1995): "Proving Ground!"
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Number of Appearances: 1
Enemy of: Katana
Ally: Lady Shiva
Occupation: martial artist
Note: hired Lady Shiva to steal Katana's sword Soultaker
Master Tadashi was Katana's old master. Some time after Katana joined the superhero team known as the Outsiders, Master Tadashi hired the assassin Lady Shiva to steal Katana's blade "Soultaker." Katana recovered the sword from her former master and then killed him.
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