Kagen Uchiha is a fictional character in the Itachi Shinden: Book of Dark Night novel, based on the popular manga and its anime adaptation, the Naruto series, written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto.
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Kagen Uchiha was a member of the legendary Uchiha clan of Konohagakure (Village Hidden in the Leaves). He was also a member of the Hidden Leaf Military Police Force.
|First Appearance in Novel||Itachi Shinden: Book of Dark Night|
|Japanese Voice Actor||NA|
|English Voice Actor||NA|
|Affiliation||Konohagakure (Village Hidden in the Leaves)|
|Team||Konoha Military Police Force|
The details of Kagen's past remain a mystery. Very little is known about his upbringing or his skills. Additionally, he only appears in novels and does not make any appearances in the Naruto manga or anime series.
Kagen was a member of the Uchiha clan. He was also a member of the Konoha Military Police Force and worked there in the logistics department. Kagen’s work did not give him many battle opportunities and because of this, he was never able to awaken his Sharingan. Kagen did not have any close relatives and did not possess any remarkable talent. Thus he went on with life practically unnoticed. This made him the perfect target for the Root faction. In order to spy on the Uchiha clan, Root assassinated Kagen and divided the task of imitating him between the twins Gozu and Mezu, who had both had cosmetic surgery to resemble him.
Kagen had a limited appearance in the series, so not much is known about him or his nature.
Kagen appeared in the Itachi Shinden: Book of Dark Night novel and did not make any visual appearance. Thus, the information regarding Kagen’s appearance is unavailable.
It is stated that Kagen did not possess any remarkable talent and he never awakened his Sharingan. He worked in the logistics department of the Konoha Military Force and it is unknown if he possessed any combat abilities.
A. Members of the Root faction assassinated Kagen and divided the task of imitating him between the twins Gozu and Mezu, who had both had cosmetic surgery to resemble him, in order to spy on the Uchiha clan.