Last of the Blood Series but can be read as a stand alone.  Watsuki came up with the idea of the Gatotsu (牙突) sword technique that Saitō uses in the series from the fact that the historical figure's favorite move was the "left single-handed thrust," or hirazuki (水平突き, lit.
His prowess was made evident when he decided to have a fist fight against Sanosuke and still beat him almost effortlessly.
" Mark A. Grey of Anime News Network said that the song "Hoeru Miburo (Howling Wolf of Mibu)" in the anime series "perfectly" represents the character. Enemies Dia menunjukkan bagaimana Sano rusak pertahanan yang lemah dan ketergantungan pada ketangguhan nya yang, tapi unsucessful, dan hanya berhasil membuat kepala ayam lebih diatur untuk pergi ke pusat kekacauan saat mengelilingi Rurouni. https://kenshin.fandom.com/id/wiki/Saito_Hajime?oldid=255.
Saitō as he appeared during the Bakumatsu.
- Episode 37, English dub. Dia sebagian besar beroperasi untuk mengisi lubang kematian Okubo meninggalkan, tetapi berhasil halus menyenggol Shinomori Aoshi ke bergabung dalam pada perang yang akan datang. Saito Hajime adalah mantan kapten dari unit ketiga dari Shinsengumi dan saat ini agen khusus untuk Departemen Pemerintah Meiji Dalam Negeri.
Siapapun dia anggap korup atau lalim, ia menargetkan untuk eliminasi, di kehormatan negaranya dan anak buahnya yang jatuh.
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While originally assigned to test Kenshin's skill to face Shishio, once Kenshin's Battōsai-side emerged and began pressuring him, Saitō lost sight of his mission, letting his rivalry resume with the full intent of killing Kenshin.
Shishio dan nya pelacur Yumi melarikan diri sebagai Kenshin menghadapi off melawan Soujirou dan akhirnya menghancurkan kedua Sakabatō dan Soujirou dunia pisau, sebuah Nagasoni Kotetsu (pedang berkualitas tinggi sesuai dengan Yumi pada akhir Episode 37). The seamless nature of this is able to confuse even the most intuitive and analytical of foes, letting him more effectively find an opening to strike able to seamlessly switch between them to confuse his opponent. He is very briefly shown in the colored special Haru ni Sakura, where an older Kenshin asks Aoshi to tell him of his whereabouts and state of health and learns that his former rival is now working at Hokkaido. However, he is defeated by Shishio as his ambush on him fails, due to the protective armor on Shishio's head. The author also recalled that one of the complaints criticized Saitō's selling of "Ishida powdered medicine" made by the Hijikata family, which Watsuki revealed he included as a joke. The Gatotsu (牙 (が) 突 (とつ) ) is a form of Hirazuki, which is a technique designed by the second in command of the Shinsengumi, Hijikata Toshizō. Later, after acknowledging Kenshin's vow to never kill again, Saitō decides to put an end to their rivalry.
Nevertheless, none of these character flaws prevent him from being a superb investigator and fighter.