Great General Budo is a major antagonist of Akame Ga Kill. He is one of the most notable and respected generals of The Empire.
Since he was a child, Budo was trained in order to follow the demands from his family and country.
When he was called the by Prime Minister and asked him to deal with a rebel army in the south, Budo stated that he would kill all the rebels, however he noticed the other problems of Empire and considered to search and destroy the cause of the chaos.
He reappears defeating Tatsumi and trying to kill Lubbock but he failed.
He was later assigned with Esdeath to execute Tatsumi, however Mine crashed the execution to rescue him, Budo tried to attack Mine but was blasted away by her Pumpkin attack. Budo reemerged from the rubble of rocks attacking and overpowering all the remaining members of Night Raid, except Tatsumi who is able to resist his lighting attacks.
Enraged by the fact he was not able to hit Tatsumi, he started to conjure multiple lightning from his Teigu and attacked once again the Night Raid until Tatsumi managed to defeat him alongwith Esdeath.
With the Night Raid escaping the coliseum, he was forced to pursue the team but he was blocked again by Mine who managed to block and overpower Budo, when his Teigu ran out of lighting charge, he was killed by Mine with a powerful blast.