Kotaro Fuma was a member of the Fuma ninja clan that existed during Japan's Warring States Era. He served the Hojo clan and aided them in their endeavors. However, following the rise of the Tokugawa Shogunate, the Fuma clan's powerbase was destroyed, and Kotaro was captured and executed in 1603.
In the Samurai Warriors
series, Kotaro is a fearsome ninja that revels in the chaos of the constant warring and uses claws as his weapons. He first appeared in Samurai Warriors 2
and has since appeared in Samurai Warriors 3
and the Warriors Orochi
Kotaro Fuma is the legendary shinobi of Sengoku Basara
. He tends to work as a mercenary for the highest bidder. Kotarou uses fast slashes combined with kicks during his battles. His Basara attack finishes with him hurling his shuriken at his enemies.