In 1322 DR during a minor skirmish the young Takeshi was saved by the heroic Ueda Umaki, that always remembered that act. In 1357 DR Umaki's son Ueda Teishi, a supported of Goshukara clan, was framed and in verge to being exiled from Nakamaru. Before went exile Teishi want revenge against those he believed framed him, especially Tsuga Mosuke, a strong supporter of Funada Toyoo. Teishi asked the help of Takeshi in memory of his father
Takeshi always showed a great dignity. He was an harsh and authoritarian man with absolute control over his family. Takeshi always used great formality and proper etiquette to conduct affairs. He must supported Funada Mitsuhide but in his heart he considered his true lord Funada Toyoo Currently Takeshi was torn between his loyalty to Funada and his need to fulfill the debt he owed Teishi. He only saw one course: help Teishi and after submit him and the young to his lord's judgement
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 David "Zeb" Cook (1987). Blood of the Yakuza (Encounter Construction Booklet). (TSR, Inc), p. 3. ISBN 0-88038-401-8.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 David "Zeb" Cook (1987). Blood of the Yakuza. (TSR, Inc), p. 18. ISBN 0-88038-401-8.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 David "Zeb" Cook (1987). Blood of the Yakuza. (TSR, Inc), p. 33. ISBN 0-88038-401-8.