Ichiro Chuga 
Born: Unknown 
Died: 1126 
Siblings: Ichiro Akitomo 
Children: Ichiro Hideo,
Ichiro Koturi 
Titles: Badger Clan Champion

Ichiro Chuga became the Badger Clan Champion after the assassination of his older brother, Ichiro Akitomo in 1118 [1] by Yogo Asami, [2] or ordered by her, during a Topaz Championship at Tsuma. [3]

Death Edit

Chuga had two sons, Ichiro Hideo and Ichiro Koturi. [4] An oni summoned by his son Koturi, but chained to Hideo's soul, Hideo no Oni, killed him [5] in 1126 [6] during the Battle of Sorrow's Road, [7] which brought the Badger Clan to the brink of extinction. [8] It was said Chuga had been crucified in his castle's courtyard [9] Ichiro Kihongo assumed control of the clan near the end of the Clan War. [10]

See also Edit

Preceded by:
Ichiro Akitomo
Badger Clan Champion
1118 - 1126
Succeeded by:
Ichiro Kihongo

Sources Conflict
The sources relating to this article are in conflict with each other.
The Badger Champion is named Ichiro Kosho in Fealty and Freedon page 13, which is in contradiction with Way of the Shadowlands page 6. Oni no Pikachu (talk) 11:33, March 16, 2014 (UTC)


  1. Imperial Histories, p. 127
  2. Way of the Minor Clans, p. 67
  3. Roleplaying in the Emerald Empire, p. 213
  4. Way of the Shadowlands, p. 78
  5. Way of the Shadowlands, pp. 79-80
  6. Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying Game, Third Edition, p. 19
  7. Fealty and Freedom, p. 13
  8. Duty, Like a Mountain, by Rich Wulf
  9. Winter Court:Kyuden Asako, p. 45
  10. Secrets of the Mantis, p. 77

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