(The) Shogun of the Dark was a Toyotomi sympathizer bent on overthrowing the Tokugawa shogunate.


Aligned in some capacity with the Toyotomi, The Shogun of the dark sought to overthrow the current government. To accomplish this goal, he sought to use gold mined by the Yamashiro clan to buy Advanced Spanish weaponry. When the shipment runs aground in Mochizuki territory, the Eight Devils of Kimon are Hired to recover it.