Toru is a character from the Emperor of Nihon-Ja.


Toru is a Kikori woodsman and helps Shigeru and is entourage as they try to escape from Arisaka and his army.

He is a villager of Riverside Village and is loyal to the emperor like all kikori and shows them the way to the legendary fortress of Ran-Koshi, which up till that point had been half-presumed that it was just a fable by a number of Shigeru's followers.

Toru fights alongside the emperor in the battle.