Himura Kenshin

Himura Kenshin

Anime: Ruouni Kenshin, Samurai X

A.K.A.: Battousai the Manslayer

character of the month
Himura Kenshin

Age: 28
Height: 5’2″
Weight: 106 lbs
Blood Type: AB
Fighting Style: Hiten Mitsurugi Ryu
Biography:
Himura Kenshin is the ‘star’ of the Rurouni Kenshin series. His parents died at a young age. While the  tribe was traveling one night they were attacked by bandits. Kenshin was saved by Hiko Seijuro. Seijuro took Kenshin under his wings and trained him in the fighting style of Hiten Mitsurugi Ryu.

 

character of the month
Himura Kenshin ‘X’

Kenshin is known for the ‘X’ mark on his left cheek. One ‘\’ was given to him by one of his targets while he worked as an assassin. Not to long after, the fiance of that target, gave him the other ‘/’. Since then he quit working as an assassin and devoted his life to saving people instead of killing people. Through out the series he meets several people which help him along the way.