Souji Okita

A genius swordsman of the Shinsengumi and master of the Tennenrishin ryu sword style. Okita was the captain of Shinsengumis First Unit. In the OVA he often fought together with Saito and was involved in the Ikedaya Affair in 1864. On one of his night encounters with Kenshin he eagerly draws his sword and comments that Kenshins Hiten MitsurugiRyuu gets better every time he sees it.