The Kanzuki Zaibatsu (神月財閥?) is the Zaibatsu from the Kanzuki family.

Kanzuki Family[edit | edit source]

Main article: Kanzuki Family
The Kanzuki Family (神月家?) is a wealthy family whose mottos are "All you need is victory" (also interpreted as "Be the winner in everything") and, alternately, "The worst we'll ever be is the best". Their private Kanzuki Estate covers 200 miles of land, and not only has its own geographical features, but its own climate. The Kanzukis are even wealthier than the Masters Family, so rich that they have their own satellite called "Red Spider-Lily".

Karin Kanzuki[edit | edit source]

Main article: Karin
Karin Kanzuki (神月 かりん Kanzuki Karin?) is the daughter of Daigenjuro and heir of the Kanzuki family.

Daigenjuro Kanzuki[edit | edit source]

Main article: Daigenjuro Kanzuki
Daigenjuro Kanzuki (神月 大厳十郎 Kanzuki Daigenjūrō?) is Karin's father and former leader of the Kanzuki Zaibatsu.

Employers and Associates[edit | edit source]

Shibasaki[edit | edit source]

Main article: Shibazaki
Shibasaki (柴崎? also written as Shibazaki) is the butler of the Kanzuki family. He does most of Karin's requests in regards to information gathering, including but not limited to 'dirty work'.

Ishizaki[edit | edit source]

Main article: Ishizaki
Ishizaki (石崎?) is the steward of the Kanzuki family, and is perhaps the one who has seen Karin grow through the years, being occasionally her confidante in certain aspects.

Birdie[edit | edit source]

Main article: Birdie
Birdie is a retainer of Karin, having hired him as proof of her own capability of leadership. Formerly a Shadaloo lackey, he bolted the group after being subjected to much of the organizations unforgiving regimens, and after Balrog attempted to execute him. Promised with consistent amounts of food, Birdie has chosen to stay with the Kanzuki Zaibatsu.

Ibuki[edit | edit source]

Main article: Ibuki
Ibuki was hired by Karin during Street Fighter V. Having heard of her exploits from Sakura, Karin instantly associated with her after a short test. Ibuki alongside Mika served as Karin's personal bodyguards in the story mode.

R. Mika[edit | edit source]

Main article: R. Mika
R. Mika is sponsored by Karin ever since Street Fighter Alpha 3, after being impressed by the former's performance and willpower. Mika has also taken part in the Zaibatsu's efforts to fight Shadaloo.

Ninja Army[edit | edit source]

Kanzuki Family Ninja Army

The Kanzuki Family Ninja Army (神月家忍者軍団?) is a large group of ninja working for the Kanzuki Family on a wide range of tasks, such as protection, espionage, and combat. All have received Ninjutsu training and are equipped with a Ninjatō. There are several genin (low-rank ninja, kunoichi having one hair curl), from which the kunoichi (female ninja) Hinagiku is one of Karin's favorites, about 6000 chūnin (mid-rank ninja, kunoichi having two hair curls) that are constantly on duty, and powerful jōnin (high-rank ninja, kunoichi having three hair curls) that mastered the Kanzuki Style Martial Arts and spar regularly with Karin herself.[1]

The ninjas are capable of using Katon, Suiton, and Doton. Their fighting power becomes apparent in the Kanzuki-ryu "one hundred man Kumite", which was Birdie's fist task in the Kanzuki Estate.[2]


  • Equipment: Ninjatō, headband, chainmail[2]
  • Duties: Mansion security, kumite partner[2]
  • Techniques:
    • Katon Goendan (火遁 豪炎弾? lit. "Fire Release: Great Flame Bullet")
    • Kanzuki-ryu Suiryugeki (神月流 水流撃? "Kanzuki Style: Water Style Attack")[2]


  • Equipment: Ninjatō, headband, chain mail[2]
  • Duties: Mansion security, odd jobs[2]
  • Techniques: Katon Gohidan (火遁 豪火弾? lit. "Fire Release: Great Fire Bullet")[2]

Hinagiku[edit | edit source]

Hinagiku (雛菊?) is a genin kunoichi working for the Kanzuki family. Her main duties are transmitting information and protecting the Kanzuki Estate. She is one of Karin's favorite oniwaban. She has brief appearances in A Shadow Falls, where she first appears before Ryu and Ken, then as one of the ninja fighting Shadaloo.

Red Spider-Lily[edit | edit source]

Red Spider-Lily (まんじゅしゃげ Manjushage?) is a satellite owned by the Kanzuki family that is equipped with a powerful laser. In Karin's ending from Street Fighter Alpha 3, it is used to destroy's Shadaloo's underground base along with the Psycho Drive and M. Bison. The satellite was destroyed by one of the Black Moons in Street Fighter V.

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