TIL master swordsmith Masamune founded the Soshu tradition about 700 years ago. He has a 24th generation grandson who continues the tradition of forging blades, in the same area, to this day.

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“But dad, I don’t want to make stupid swords, I want to be an actor!”

ididitforcheese

*Frog’s theme intensifies*

StevenXC

So that’s why it made it into Final Fantasy.

pjabrony

But is it a Hattori Hanzo quality sword?

greyhounds2020

Talk about family traditions !

wdwerker