|“||A weakling who cannot enjoy such a heated, deadly battle will never be called the Last Samurai.||„|
Kuraudo Kurashiki is a third-year student at Donrou Academy and is the ace of his school, gaving been in the top 8 of the last Seven Stars Sword Art Festival. He is known as the Sword Eater due to his wish to hunt down swordsmen and the nature of his abilities being perfect for taking down swordsman. He beat down Kaito Ayastuji, the father of Ayase Ayatsuji, into a coma to take over his doujo, which led him to a confrontation with Ikki, where the two would become rivals.
Powers and Stats
Tier: At least 8-A | 7-B
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Blazer Physiology, Size Manipulation (Jakkojin allows him to extend and shrink his sword at will), Afterimage Creation (Hebigami makes it appear as if Orochimaru divided into 4 blades per sword; Yamato no Orochi is a more powerful ability that makes it look as if it was divided into 8 blades per sword), Limited Resistance to Power Mimicry (Ikki stated Marginal Counter is an ability that cannot be replicated and no other person but Kuraudo would be able to use it) | All previous, Sword Mastery, Pain Tolerance (Type 2; Kurado was able to keep fighting after being severely wounded with a fatal cut from Ikki's clone and suffering from an intense blood lost)
Speed: Massively Hypersonic (Kept up with Ikki), Marginal Counter makes him hard to keep up with (It allows him to perform between 2 and 3 actions in the time his enemy would be able to perform 1 due to his god-like reflex sensitive time) | Massively FTL (Could keep up with an Ikki clone with Ittou Shura), Marginal Counter makes him hard to keep up with
Lifting Strength: Superhuman
Durability: At least Multi-City Block level | City level (Took multiple attacks from clones of Ikki)
Stamina: Very High, although Marginal Counter consumes a lot more stamina due to being able to make more actions, he could still rather keep up with Ikki.
Range: Standard melee range, Tens of meters with Orochimaru
Standard Equipment: His Device, Orochimaru, which takes form as a sparkling white bone-colored nodachi with blades that looks almost like a saw | Due to his training, now Orochimaru manifests as dual swords
Intelligence: Gifted. He is capable of making out a swordsman's technique from a mere glance. Although he's not skilled in attacking, dodging or energy consumption due to Marginal Counter, Ikki stated that for him "It is like playing a game of rock, paper, scissors where you can see what your opponent is going to pick before choosing your move". After his battle with Ikki, he learned swordsmanship, making his moves much more efficient.
Weaknesses: Marginal Counter consumes a lot of stamina
Key: Selection Battles Arc | Seven Stars Sword Art Festival Arc