The Hozuki Clan is a clan belonging to the Village Hidden by the Mist. Hozuki Clan settled in the Hidden Mist Village after the Warring States Period ended and the concept of Hidden Villages came into existence. This clan has produced a Mizukage and two of the most skillful swordsmen of their era.
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|Village||Village Hidden by the Mist (Kirigakure)|
|Kekkei Genkai||Hydrification Technique|
|Known Members||Gengetsu Hozuki|
|Known Jutsus||Drowning Water Blob Technique|
|Water Gun Technique|
|Water Gun: Two Guns|
|Water Release: Great Water Arm Technique|
|Water Release: Tate Eboshi|
Hozuki Clan is a powerful clan of the Hidden Mist Village. Members of this clan came and settled in the Hidden Mist Village after the Hidden Village system came in place and marked the end of the Warring States Period.
Members of the Hoziki Clan possess the ability to manipulate their body structure to turn into a liquid state. They utilize their Hydrification Technique to achieve this outstanding feat. Members of the Hozuki Clan need to keep themself hydrated at all times to perform their Hyderification Technique. Suigetsu Hozuki is often seen with a water bottle by his side.
The clan has produced many notable individuals in the history of the Hidden Mist Village. Gengetsu Hozuki, a man of extraordinary abilities, became the Second Mizukage of the Hidden Mist. Mangetsu and Suigetsu, two Hozuki brothers, excelled in swordsmanship and were hailed as the Second Coming of the Demon.
Gengetsu Hozuki was the Second Mizukage of the Hidden Mist Village and a member of the Hozuki Clan. He possessed Water, Fire, Lightning, Earth, Yin and Yang Release. He shared a rivalry with the Second Tsuchikage of the Hidden Stone Village. His feud with the Second Tsuchikage resulted in the demise of both Kages in their final battle.
Mangetsu Hozuki was a shinobi of the Hidden Mist Village and a member of the Hozuki Clan. He was renowned as the Second Coming of the Demon (Zabuza Momochi) because of his exceptional swordsmanship skills. He was a member of the previous generation of the Seven Ninja Swordsmen of the Mist and was also skilled in wielding all the seven swords of the seven swordsmen.
Suigetsu is a skilled swordsman from the Hidden Mist and like his elder brother, Mangetsu Hozuki, he is also hailed as the Second Coming of the Demon. He and his brother dreamt of becoming a member of the Seven Ninja Swordsmen and trained together to pursue this goal. After Mangetsu’s untimely death, he gave the notion to join the Seven Ninja Swordsmen. He then set out on a path to collect all the seven swords of the Seven Ninja Swordsmen of the Mist but was captured by Orochimaru. After Sasuke Uchiha freed him from captivity, he joined forces with him and resumed his pursuit.
The Hozuki Clan specializes in water manipulation-based techniques. They are also capable of liquifying their bodies. They achieved this feat by using their Hydrification Technique. This clan has also produced two of the best swordsmen in the series. Some of their known jutsus are
A. Gengetsu Hozuki was the Second Mizukage of the Hidden Mist Village. He was a member of the Hozuki Clan of the Hidden Mist Village, one of their power clans. He had a mutual rivalry with the Second Tsuchikage. Both the Kage died in their final confrontation.
A. Suigetsu Hozuki is a shinobi of the Hidden Mist Village and a member of the Hozuki Clan. Being a member of the Hozuki Clan, he is able to liquefy his body by using his clan’s Hydrification Technique.