Hatano withdrawn into his own family to avoid people's suspects. Hatano want only to maintain its current level of prosperity in the upcoming troubles which he foresaw. His policy was a careful neutrality.
Hatano born from a minor samurai in the service of Lord Toragi and a beautiful wood spirit. Through mysterious circumstances the two were wed and Hatano was born but soon after, equally mysteriously, Hatano’s mother disappeared. Hatano know nothing about the illicit romance between his son Nagoya Kenko and Sumi-ko but if he discovered the young Kenko will be in deep trouble
Hatano known people were suspect about his heritage and so withdrawn into his own family. He was bitter and sullen, given to saying little.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 David "Zeb" Cook (1987). Blood of the Yakuza (Encounter Construction Booklet). (TSR, Inc), p. 4. ISBN 0-88038-401-8.
- ↑ David "Zeb" Cook (1987). Blood of the Yakuza. (TSR, Inc), p. 18. ISBN 0-88038-401-8.
- ↑ David "Zeb" Cook (1987). Blood of the Yakuza. (TSR, Inc), p. 36. ISBN 0-88038-401-8.