Kuizame is a member of the Maniwa Corps. He is introduced in episode 3 of Katanagatari and is quickly killed by Meisai Tsuruga with little to no effort.
Kuizame is a character in the Katanagatari series of light novels written by Nishio Ishin, a popular Japanese writer, with illustrations by Take. He also appears in the anime series of the same name which was created by White Fox and directed by Keitaro Motonaga. Kuizame, voiced by Tomohiro Tsuboi, first appears in the anime series during Episode 3, "Blade, the Thousand".
Kuizame arrives at Izumo in search of Togame and Shichika Yasuri. Upon arriving, he uses Uzugatana to murder the seamen who brought him to the island. Later, he arrives and Sanzu Shrine and challenges both Shichika and Meisai Tsuruga to a duel. Both of them accept but Meisai reaches him first and quickly kills him with little to no effort.