Juzo endured over the centuries and thus is condemned with an insatiable urge to find an ideal opponent, a fellow samurai who strays from the teachings of bushidō, to clash blades with. As a result, Juzo mistakes the blade's cries of sadness for an equal lust for battle, though he later claims that his family has lost their desire to stop him after he entered the Sanzu River.
He finds his obsession with fighting Takeru leads Doukoku to seal Juzo's Gedoushu powers, leaving him for dead in the Sanzu River. Although Juzo survives, with the Uramasa's blade shattered. He remains in the mountainside until Dayu finds him and relays Akumaro's offer to work for him in return for restoring his blade.
To his chagrin, he has to rely on a replacement broadsword that hampers his normal fighting style. Later fed up waiting for the As it turns out, though, he knew the history behind his blade, having desired nothing but the bloodshed throughout his life.
In one last battle against Takeru, he finally gets destroyed by Takeru's sword, which slices him in two. And, as he was destroyed, so was the Uramasa.
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