Fukushi Souta will take on his first baddie role as he plays Anotsu Kagehisa who is the leader of Itto-Ryu and Manji's rival. Ichihara Hayato plays the role of Shira who is a killer belonging to Mugai-Ryu that is a rival of Itto-Ryu so he joins forces with Manji to fight against Anotsu. Toda Erika will appear as Otonotachibana Makie who is a female swordsman in Itto-Ryu very much trusted by Anotsu while Ichikawa Ebizo will be a top-grade swordsman named Shizuma Eikuu. Besides them, Yamazaki Tsutomu, Tanaka Min, Kitamura Kazuki, Kuriyama Chiaki and Mitsushima Shinnosuke will also be part of the cast.
Sources: Nikkansports / Sanspo / Oricon