Master Swordsman: Toga is a powerful demonic master swordsman, as he has commanded the three swords of Supreme conquest: Sō'unga, Tessaiga and Tenseiga with great skill. Akio Ōtsuka Seu nome nunca foi revelado, mas ele tem o título de Inu no Taisho (General Cão), devido ao seu descomunal poder, ele era possuidor das espadas Tetsussaiga e Tenseiga, feitas de seu canino pelo Toutoussai e também a Souunga, que era uma espada dominada por um espírito extremamente poderoso e malígno, que possuía seu portador, mas Inu no Taisho era o único que podia manuseá-la … While fatally injured, Toga used the Tessaiga to annihilate an army of samurais with a single Wind Scar attack and also made short work of Takemaru, slicing his arm, despite Takemaru being himself a master swordsman, in their first round and then fight him to a standstill. This was the first of many indications that he reserved the mastery of Tessaiga for his younger son. It was this belief that truly cemented his hatred for Inuyasha centuries later, as he blamed the Dog General's death on his compassionate need to protect his wife and son. Myōga had been charged with keeping an eye on Inuyasha and helping him access the inheritance when he was old enough. Knowing his injuries were fatal anyway, Tōga told Izayoi to live long — as well as naming his second son Inuyasha and after that, he told her to flee. He was also stated to have compassion for humans by Sesshōmaru. They also share similar breastplates, with a spiked rim, with the addition of Chinese vambraces and armored gauntlets, as well as layered spiked pauldron on each shoulder. Jan 6, 2017 - Explore first Tiarakul's board "inutaisho" on Pinterest. A demon that Tōga managed to defeat long ago. Fatally wounded by Ryūkotsusei (Manga)During the fight with Takemaru as the mansion falling apart (Anime) Page created - August 14, 2012. Tōga (闘（とう）牙（が）, "Fighting Fang"), also known as the Inu no Taishō (犬（いぬ）の大（たい）将（しょう）, "Great Dog General") or Inu no Daiyōkai (犬（いぬ）の大（だい）妖（よう）怪（かい）, "Great Dog Demon"), was a powerful inu daiyōkai who was known quite well and feared throughout feudal Japan as being the very strongest of his kind. Long before this, he defeated the Panther King after his tribe attempted to take over the western lands he ruled. At some point, Tōga fell in love with a human princess named Izayoi; while he continued traveling and challenging great demons (occasionally crossing paths with Sesshōmaru, who would ignore his advice) he would always come back to her, and she eventually became pregnant. - Inu no Taisho * She was the first partner of the Great Dog Demon Inu no Taisho. 2. Physical information People. Nihongo The InuYasha Wiki has 12 related images. Tōga had finally met his match. Inu no Taisho is actually a rank that stands for General of the Dogs. It is not known from which parent he obtained the double magenta stripes. Takemaru then challenged him, stating that he had killed Izayoi so that she would not be defiled by birthing a demon. White Izayoi...You must survive. Tōga refused to give them to him, asking if he was willing to kill him for them. Not much is known about their relationship beyond the fact that they had Sesshomaru together before he met Izayoi. Not realizing that his father had always been trying to teach him compassion, Sesshōmaru scoffed, deriding the need to protect something as weakness. Live a long life. \"Tōga-ō\" (闘牙王, Fighting Fang King) was the name given to Inuyasha's father in the third movie script and it also appeared in one of the trailers, as well as the original draft of the soundtrack, but the name was removed before release in order to avoid confusing fans. Sealed within the Tree of Ages, Hyōga is absorbed by his son and successor Menōmaru, who in turn tries to kill Inuyasha and absorb all living souls on earth. In the episode Myoga said it was because Inu no Taisho was betting on Sesshomaru's strength, and because he was a full blooded demon. This baffles his first wife, Sesshōmaru's mother, who is merely indifferent towards humans and views them mostly as a source of food. Tōga then took his true form and, despite Myōga's pleas, went for Izayoi one last time. It was an impressive sight to be sure, and she couldn't help but admire the late dog demon. After saving Izayoi from Takemaru with Tenseiga, Tōga named his son Inuyasha. He acted as the lord of the western provinces of Japan, gaining many other yōkai allies, but also retaining a fondness for humans. No plan was left for Sō'unga as it was too unstable of a weapon, so it was sealed and thrown into the Bone-Eater's Well. We thank you The gateway to his tomb is hidden in a black pearl (a mystical gem that creates a path between the mortal and spirit worlds) inside Inuyasha's right eye, which was created by Hōsenki, an oyster demon, on Tōga's command. Tōga's remains, along with Tessaiga, were consigned to the gateway region of the Netherworld — the gateway itself sealed within a black pearl that was hidden in Inuyasha's eye. Being born only moments before Tōga's death, Inuyasha never met his father. While Tōga did not harm humans, he often faced challenges—or made them—with other powerful yōkai; his earliest known adversary was the daiyōkai Shishinki, who lost half of his face and had part of his Meidō Zangetsuha absorbed by the Tessaiga. He fought through the soldiers only to find her already dead. He covered her along with the baby the Robe of the Fire Rat to protect them from the flames, when Izayoi gets up, Takemaru returned. Enraged and grief-stricken, Tōga sliced off Takemaru's left arm and raced into the mansion, while Takemaru ordered his troops to burn it down. ", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_Inuyasha_characters&oldid=1000886248#The_Great_Dog_General, Short description is different from Wikidata, Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention from April 2017, All Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention, Wikipedia articles with style issues from April 2017, Articles that need to differentiate between fact and fiction from April 2017, All articles that need to differentiate between fact and fiction, Articles with multiple maintenance issues, Articles containing Japanese-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 17 January 2021, at 06:11. Skills information TessaigaTenseigaSō'unga[Note 1]Fangs (In his yōkai form)Claws (In his yōkai form) Most of the series takes place in a fictional version of Japan's Warring States period with occasional time-travel/flashback elements to modern Tokyo or the Heisei period. Occupation A moth demon from "the Continent," or as some have inferred, China, he is yet another demon that Tōga managed to seal but not defeat. He entrusted the Tessaiga to his son Inuyasha, accurately predicting that he needed the sword to protect himself, as well as another, namely Kagome. Meanwhile, his forgotten wife, Izayoi, struggles to raise their infant son alone. While the various yōkai in Tōga's service scattered after his death, they remained loyal to his memory and showed deep respect to Sesshōmaru and — less frequently — Inuyasha. Meanwhile Sesshōmaru has been taught the values of compassion, which balance his constant search for power and create a strong bond with his human ward, Rin. And InuYasha was born shortly after his father's duel with Ryukotsusei. After Sō'unga was finally defeated by the two brothers' Backlash Wave and Dragon Strike, Tōga's soul briefly appeared before them, expressing his pride as Myōga, Tōtōsai, and Saya saying "The master!". Eye color Never formally addressed with a name, he fathered two sons by two different mothers: Sesshomaru from his consort, an unnamed dog demoness, and InuYasha from a human woman (unnamed in the manga, but named "Izayoi" in the third movie). Takemaru then ordered his men to set the mansion on fire, with Izayoi, Inuyasha, and Tōga still inside. Sesshōmaru flatly responded "No." The Band of Seven (七人隊, Shichinintai) were group of human mercenaries that were killed a long time ago. Moroha is Tōga's grandchild, a quarter-hanyō born to his son Inuyasha and the time-displaced human priestess Kagome Higurashi, making her the half-cousin of Setsuna and Towa. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. However, while Tōga has a single blue stripe on either cheek, and his mother has a single magenta stripe, Sesshōmaru has two magenta stripes on either of his cheeks. Inu yōkaiHis family membersSesshōmaru's motherSesshōmaruIzayoiInuyasha Most of the series takes place in a fictional version of Japan's Warring States period with occasional time-travel/flashback elements to modern Tokyo or the Heisei period. Age Yet, he clearly admires his father, and wishes to emulate his victory over many powerful demons. Izayoi and her Newborn Hanyou Son Inuyasha, had been sent to 925 years to the future by her husband and his loving Father, The Inu no Taishou, Toga Where the 80% of the human population there Posses a weird ability known as "Quirks", just like the Demons of their era. As the story slowly reveals through the characters Myōga and Tōtōsai who knew him, Tōga devised a very elaborate plan to bring his sons together. InuYasha Anime Through Sesshomaru's ultimate choice to follow the path fate laid out for him, he resurrects their father, The Inu no Taisho, Kagetora. Immense Demonic Power: He has been stated to be one of the most powerful yōkai by Myōga and Tōtōsai, as he had defeated extremely powerful Daiyokai such as Shishinki, the Panther King and also Hyoga. Most people refer to him as The Great Dog Demon. You can hear me as Kyūki, one of the Four Perils, in the English dub of Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon! She sucked in a sharp breath as they approached the tomb, awed and slightly intimidated by the sheer size and grandeur of the Inu no Taisho's remains. Episode 5 Towa is Tōga's grandchild, a hanyō born to his son Sesshōmaru and Rin. Takemaru then fought with Tōga and lost his left arm. Considering how richly dressed all members of the Inu no Taishou’s “official” family are and have been for so many centuries… It’s safe to assume he could have afforded to keep more than one wife and son fed, nourished, and cared for. But why did Inu no Taisho give Sesshomaru Tensaiga? Summary. In Swords of an Honorable Ruler, during his last night alive, the gravely wounded Tōga asked him if he had "someone to protect." At some point in his past, he sired Sesshoumaru. 5 out of 5 stars (253) 253 reviews. Tōga had many adversaries during his lifetime, and many of them have ended up crossing paths with one or both of his sons many years later. Given that Tenseiga was broken from Tessaiga, and that Tessaiga was forged to protect Izayoi (thus Tenseiga did not exist until after he had feelings for Izayoi), then it can be assumed that Tōga and Sesshōmaru's mother remained on good terms even though he left her for Izayoi up until his death. 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