First Appearance: X-Men Unlimited (vol. 1) #50 (Sep. 2003): "The Swordsmith"
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 1
Enemy of: Wolverine
Japanese warrior, former apprentice of Renge's father, slew him to gain the sword Mikage, fought Renge and Wolverine to gain the sword, but then slain by the spirits within it. Story: "The Swordsmith". According to legend, Mikage had killed gods and devils alike. Azuma decided to steal the sacred blade.
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